It’s a great accommodation base for nearby activities like hiking and boasts spectacular views over the surrounding countryside.
Location & Nearby
Hild Bed and Breakfast is set on Lake Myvatn’s northern shore, in the middle of a 300-year-old lava field. It offers beautiful views over the lake as well as views over the lava field which you won’t find anywhere else.
Lake Myvatn is part of the Diamond Circle sightseeing route. This route also includes the town of Husavik, Asbyrgi canyon, Dettifoss waterfall, Godafoss waterfall, and Hljodaklettar rocks.
Just 0.6 miles (0.9 kilometers) away, within walking distance, is the village of Reykjahlid. Here you’ll find several restaurants, cafes, and bars so you can get a real taste of Iceland. There are also basic amenities here like a gas station, bank, supermarket, health care center, school, and a swimming pool.
A little over three miles (5.2 kilometers) away, you’ll find Myvatn Nature Baths. Just a short drive from the bed and breakfast, Myvatn Nature Baths are one of the lagoon-like bathing pools that Iceland is so famous for.
Other nearby activities include hiking and the Krossdalur Golf Course is just 550 yards away from the B&B.
Facilities & Amenities
There are twin rooms available at Hild Bed and Breakfast that are spread over three buildings. The rooms are simply furnished and offer great value for money, perfect for a budget break in Iceland. All of your bed linen is provided. Rooms also have private bathrooms with showers.
If you need to dry your clothes following a day in the mountains, there is a laundry room on-site. This is also convenient if you are staying here as part of a longer trip exploring Iceland.
There is free wi-fi throughout the building so you can catch up on emails or post your adventures on social media.
Outside there is free on-site parking where you can leave your rental car. Bicycle rental is also available on-site if you want to explore the area on two wheels.
On-site there are several useful amenities. These include a well-equipped communal kitchen. You can choose to make your meals here instead of eating out if you’re on a budget or you’re feeling tired after a day of adventures. There is a small convenience store online where you can buy snacks and refreshments.
If you don’t fancy making your own meals, you can indulge in a delicious buffet breakfast each morning. There is also a BBQ on-site where you can grill dinner. Try the terrace outside for al fresco dining when the weather is fine.
Why Choose Hild Bed and Breakfast?
Hild Bed and Breakfast offers fantastic value for money accommodation near Lake Myvatn. It’s a great base for experiencing the outdoor activities that the area has to offer.
As such, it is a popular choice for travelers exploring the Diamond Circle. Search for your desired dates as soon as possible to secure your vacation to Iceland.