Experience the beauty of the south of Iceland with a stay at Gamla Husid – The Old House. Located within easy reach of some of the best natural attractions this region offers, this holiday cottage is an excellent choice for travelers who want to explore or relax.
Location & Nearby
The house is situated on a traditional Icelandic horse farm. Located in Olfus, Gamla Husid - The Old House is a 21.7 mile (35 kilometers) drive away from Iceland’s capital city, Reykjavik.
Reykjavik is a cosmopolitan city that offers countless sightseeing opportunities and an array of restaurants, shops, and cafes.
From its location, the house is an ideal base for different day tours to some of the magnificent attractions in the area or a stop off on ring road tours. If you’re tired of adventuring, you can relax here. The beautiful nature that Iceland is known for surrounds the house.
Its peaceful location makes for a great place to retreat.
Even so, Gamla Husid - The Old House is just 4.3 miles (6.9 kilometers) from the town of Hveragerdi. Hveragerdi is well known for its active geological and geothermal activity, and it is often nicknamed the ‘hot spring town’ or the ‘earthquake town’.
Facilities & Amenities
Gamla Husid – The Old House is a refurbished country house located on a horse farm. Built in 1932, the building has recently been restored to offer modern accommodation in South Iceland. The cottage sleeps up to six people comfortably.
Inside, there are two bedrooms, both of which sleep two people. One bedroom has a double bed, and the other features a bunk bed, perfect if you’re traveling with children. The living room has a sofa bed that can accommodate two people.
There is also a bathroom with a shower, bath, and a hairdryer.
All the towels and bed linens you’ll need are included, so you don’t need to worry about bringing these with you.
Outside there is a garden and a terrace where you can relax when the weather is fine. You may even enjoy a fantastic show of the northern lights in winter.
There is free Wi-Fi available throughout the property, so if you need to catch up on emails or work remotely, you can do so here.
On-site, there is parking which is free of charge. This makes Gamla Husid – The Old House an excellent stop-off for Iceland road trips as you don’t need to worry about where to park your rental vehicle overnight.
Why Choose Gamla Husid – The Old House?
Choose Gamla Husid – The Old House as a convenient base from which to explore the many attractions of South Iceland. The accommodation offers modern décor, spacious living space, and beautiful surroundings.
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