Location & Nearby
Dimmuborgir Guesthouse is in an unbeatable location from which to experience Lake Myvatn and the incredible surrounding areas. It is in the perfect position for you to enjoy rejuvenating walks and views across the lake. Not only is the guesthouse in a prime lakeside location, but Hverfjall volcano is on your doorstep - less than 1.8 miles (three kilometers) by car or approximately 30-minutes by foot. Get your sweat on by climbing to the top of the volcano for impressive views of the vast crater and surrounding landscape. The vista is incredible and takes in the lava caves, geothermal areas, and Lake Myvatn. If you are still keen on more walking when you reach the top, you can venture the whole way around the crater! Grjotagja ancient lava cave is only three miles (4.8 kilometers) northeast of Dimmuborgir Guesthouse. Climb into the cave and marvel at the wonders of nature. The beautiful blue water is not for swimming, but it does provide some excellent photo opportunities. Storagja cave is also close by and offers a smaller, quieter alternative to Grjotagja cave. A ladder and rope provide access to the cave. Near Grjotagja and Storagja caves, and just 5.1 miles (8.3 kilometers) from Dimmuborgir Guesthouse, your bathing opportunity awaits. Myvatn Nature Baths boast divinely warm thermal waters in an open-air setting. The naturally-heated mineral water is a milky-blue color and offers the perfect relaxation solution for the end of your day. Myvatn Geothermal Area is only 4.7 miles (7.7 kilometers) drive from the guesthouse. Take a stroll around the valley and enjoy views across the milky waters of the blue lake. The viewing pleasure does not stop there. Another 1.2 miles (two kilometers) further along the road, you will come to Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard) scenic area and Hverir boiling mud pits. Hikers will love exploring this area. Lava field Dimmuborgir hiking area is just under a mile (1.5 kilometers). Overall, Dimmuborgir Guesthouse is a superb option for travelers who love a vast array of natural abundance at their doorstep.
Facilities & Amenities
From a basic room through to a self-contained holiday home, Dimmuborgir Guesthouse offers something for every type of traveler. Basic double rooms come equipped with a private bathroom. Guests can use the shared kitchen and dining hall for meals. One-bedroom cottages for up to four people are also available. They feature a kitchenette, ensuite bathroom, private porch, and partial view of the lake. Families and groups will love the two-bedroom cottages for up to six people. You can even choose one with a hot tub overlooking the lake! With a kitchen, living room, bathroom, and porch, all your needs are covered. Guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast complete with freshly smoked trout from the lake. The property also features a playground, terrace, garden, free WI-FI, and parking.
Why Choose Dimmuborgir Guesthouse?
An absolute haven for explorers and nature enthusiasts, Dimmuborgir Guesthouse could be the perfect stop along the northern part of the Ring Road. Cleanliness, comfort, and value-for- money – it's all here along with a stellar location affording superb access to all the best sites around Lake Myvatn. Book your stay today at Dimmuborgir Guesthouse!