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Illugagata 7, Vestmannaeyjar, IS
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Island vibes and extraordinary vistas await in Vestmannaeyjar, South Iceland. Gistiheimilid Arny Guesthouse is in the perfect location for guests to experience a diverse array of attractions within walking distance or a short drive, including volcano hikes, wildlife viewing, incredible rock formations and more! From solo travelers to families, Gistiheimilid Arny Guesthouse provides a welcoming and comfortable stay for all.

Location & Nearby

Gistiheimilid Arny Guesthouse is located in the main town of Vestmannaeyjar on the island of Heimaey. In the heart of a beautiful archipelago South Iceland, there are many attractions nearby. The local swimming pool is complete with waterslides for the kids and is only a 3-minute walk from the guesthouse. Enjoy a daily swim, hot tub, and sauna here at a reasonable price. The Sea Life Trust Beluga Whale Sanctuary / Sæheimar Aquarium is a 13-minute walk. You will also find plenty of tasty dining options within walking distance. There are good museums in the town, including Sagnheimar Natural history museum, a 7-minute walk from the guest house. Also, check out Sagnheimar and Eldheimar museums. They are 11 minutes and 21 minutes walk, respectively. The island is full of spectacular scenery and photo opportunities. Herjolfsdalur scenic area is one of the most beautiful landscapes imaginable. Enjoy outstanding hiking and glamping experiences, or simply marvel at the sea crashing against the rocks. It is only a 10-minute walk from Gistiheimilid Arny Guesthouse. Do not miss walking around the golf course to see Halldorsskora (Elephant Rock) while you are there. Eldfell and Helgafell volcanoes are less than 2.1 miles (3.5 kilometers) Gistiheimilid Arny Guesthouse. Get your heart rate up with a hike up either one and be rewarded with stunning panoramic views of the island. It is only 2.5 miles (4.1 kilometers) to Vikin beach at the bottom of the island. Combine a peaceful sunrise or sunset experience with the chance to see puffins and seals. The puffin lookout provides a safe viewing location that will not disturb the wildlife. Herjolfur harbor is 546 yards (500 meters) from Gistiheimilid Arny Guesthouse. Here, you can catch a ferry to the mainland. Alternatively, Vestmannaeyjar Airport is just 1.4 miles (2.3 kilometers) south from the accommodation.

Facilities & Amenities

Gistiheimilid Arny Guesthouse caters to a range of travelers. Select a double, twin, triple, or quadruple room with a shared bathroom. Families will enjoy the two-bedroom apartment, which can sleep up to five people. It also has a kitchen complete with an oven, stove, kettle, fridge, and coffee maker. All guests have access to shared living areas. These include a living room, kitchen, and a sun house. Designed with relaxation in mind, enjoy the flat-screen television with Netflix in the lounge. Or take in the beautiful views of town and nature from a lazy boy in the sun lounge. There is free WI-FI throughout the property and plenty of street parking in front of the guest house.

Why Choose Gistiheimilid Arny Guesthouse?

Gistiheimilid Arny Guesthouse is a fantastic base from which to explore the beauty of Heimaey Island. With volcanos to climb, puffins to see, and a lovely town to explore, you will have plenty to do. Cute and cozy, the accommodation is welcoming for all types of travelers. It is well-equipped with everything you need for a comfortable and homely stay. Check out the latest prices and availability at Gistiheimilid Arny Guesthouse.

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Room Types

Apartment 2 Bedrooms
5 persons
Bed options
2x Double, Single


Free parking
Shared bathroom
Bed linen
Tea/Coffee maker
Electric kettle
Smoke Alarm
Fire Extinguisher
No smoking
Pets not allowed
Street parking
Kid-friendly buffet
Bathroom amenities
Picnic area

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