Lovers of adventure and the great outdoors will want to make Klettasel Villa their base for exploring everything that Southeast Iceland has to offer. Possibly the most uniquely-designed building in Iceland, Klettasel is made using traditional Icelandic materials and is perfect for relaxing after a day packed with activities.
Location & Nearby
Klettasel Villa is located in the small village of Hof, in Southeast Iceland, close to the Vatnajokull National Park. The glacier of the same name is the second largest in Europe and covers eight percent of Iceland’s landmass.
If you’re adventurous, you’ll find lots to do here. Try your hand at glacier hiking, hop on a boat tour or go ice caving. Vatnajokull also has the tallest peak in Iceland, Hvannadalshnjukur. The mountain stands at 7,218 feet (2,200 meters) above sea level.
Some of the most active volcanoes in the country can also be found here, including Grimsvotn, Bardarbunga, and Oraefajokull.
Hnappavellir, Iceland’s most popular hiking area, is approximately 3.1 miles (5 kilometers) away from Klettasel. These vertical cliffs tower over grassy meadows and offer over one hundred routes for climbers to choose from.
Also nearby is Skaftafell, around 11.8 miles (19 kilometers) away. Skaftafell is home to a wide selection of hiking trails, taking you to some fantastic sights, including the Svartifoss waterfall and the Skaftafellsjokull glacier.
The Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon is 24 miles (38.6 kilometers) east.
Facilities & Amenities
This unique villa is a striking addition to the hillside with its modern design and architecture. It has a traditional thatched roof that perfectly complements the surrounding nature. It is made using Icelandic materials like natural stone and gabbro, a type of sand.
The villa has three bedrooms and two bathrooms and sleeps up to six people. It is excellent for families or groups of friends traveling together. Bed linen and towels are provided, saving you room in your luggage.
There is also a lounge and a well-equipped self-catering kitchen with everything you need to prepare meals. There is a dining area and lounge with a flat-screen TV. There’s also a balcony with views over the hot tub.
Outside there is a garden and a terrace which you can enjoy when the weather is fine. There is also a hot tub here, perfect for relaxing after a busy day of adventuring in Southeast Iceland.
Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the villa, so you can work remotely here, catch up on your emails, or post on your social media channels.
Free private parking is available on site, making Klettasel a great base from which to explore Southeast Iceland.
Why Choose Klettasel Villa?
Choose Klettasel for a stay with a difference. This modern, unique building provides everything you need for a comfortable stay in Southeast Iceland.
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