Location & Nearby
AU44 Cottages are in the southwest of Iceland, approximately 60 miles (96 kilometers) east of Reykjavik. The cottages are set within the grounds of a 900-acre equestrian farm that’s just a 15-minute drive from the Ring Road. It’s a great choice of accommodation for people driving the Ring Road and is just over 40 miles (64 kilometers) from the main attractions of the Golden Circle. In under half an hour, guests can reach the world-famous Geysir. Gulfoss waterfall and Thingvellir National Park are just a little further away, very easily accessible by car.
There are several other nearby attractions too. Urridafoss waterfall is only 20 minutes from AU44 Cottages, and Laugarvatn Fontana spa is just half an hour away. The cabins are also just 20 miles (32 kilometers) from the town of Selfoss, which has easy access to sights like Kerid crater, Selfoss geyser, and Eyjafjallajokull volcano.
The closest town to AU44 Cottages is Fludir, which is 7 miles (11 kilometers) away. With the Litla-Laxa river running through it, this picturesque village is well known for its geothermal activity. Pay a visit to the Secret Lagoon, a cheaper and less crowded alternative to the Blue Lagoon. Here in Fludir, you’ll also find all the amenities and facilities you may need during your stay: bars and restaurants, grocery stores, gas stations, and ATMs.
Facilities & Amenities
There are four cabins to choose from at AU44 Cottages. All the cottages have been built to a high standard and feature private bathrooms, comfortable beds, and free Wi-Fi. The cabins have contemporary furnishings but are very cozy and warm. All four cottages come with an outdoor patio area and free parking close to the accommodation.
Cottages 1, 2, and 4 (also known as Konnulag, Mylluberg, and Strympa) have modern interiors and geothermal underfloor heating. Guests can enjoy a view of a mountain and the Thjorsa river, the largest glacial river in Iceland. These cabins have one double bed and one pull-out sofa bed, meaning they can sleep up to four guests. They are fitted with a well-equipped kitchenette, so guests are free to cook at home if they prefer.
Cottage 3, also known as Arngrimslundur, is a little more secluded. It has beautiful woodland surroundings and is a great choice for travelers who value tranquillity and privacy. The cottage has a fireplace, a double bed and pull-out sofa bed, and a well-equipped kitchenette for guest use.
The cottages are situated within a large horse farm, and guests can enjoy gazing out at the beautiful Icelandic horses as they graze.
Why Choose AU44 Cottages?
If you’re looking for something a bit different than a typical hotel or guesthouse, AU44 Cottages are a perfect choice. With a convenient location close to the Golden Circle but a secluded farmland setting, guests can enjoy the best of both worlds. Check availability for your preferred dates and book your trip to AU44 Cottages.