Kirkjubol - Holmavík
Kirkjubol - Holmavik is a guesthouse boasting idyllic natural surroundings steps away from the sea on the Steingrimsfjordur fjord. It’s an ideal place to stay at the gateway to the Westfjords. Travelers keen to enjoy the solitude of a lesser-visited and beautiful region should book their accommodation here today.
Location & Nearby
Kirkjubol - Holmavik is a cozy guesthouse on the southern shores of the Steingrimsfjordur fjord in the southeast area of the Westfjords. The property is seven miles (11 kilometers) from the fishing village of Holmavik.
This guesthouse is in Strandir, a beautiful part of the Westfjords full of natural treasures. The region features numerous bodies of water, from small lakes to rivers and creeks. Coves lie along the fjord’s coastline, and islands off the coast create a picturesque setting.
In a region so rich in nature, the area around Kirkjubol - Holmavik offers travelers the perfect place to slow down and soak up their tranquil surroundings. Check out the many gorgeous hiking routes along the shore, and enjoy watching birds and seals thrive in their natural environment.
Kirkjubol - Holmavik is an excellent off-the-beaten-track destination in a convenient location for exploring the Westfjords. It’s also well-placed for visiting North Iceland, the Snaefellsnes peninsula, and attractions in West Iceland.
The famous Kirkjufell mountain in the central Snaefellsnes peninsula is 115 miles (186 kilometers) from the property. Must-visit Westfjords sites, such as the Dynjandi waterfall, Raudisandur red sand beach, and Latrabjarg sea cliffs, are just a little further. Therefore, Kirkjubol - Holmavik makes a good base for traveling in all directions.
When you need to top up supplies, take the short drive to Holmavik. There you’ll find a grocery store, a gas station, and a few restaurants. You could also check out the Museum of Icelandic Sorcery and Witchcraft, which has a cozy cafe.
Facilities & Amenities
Kirkjubol - Holmavik is a quaint guesthouse offering five double and twin rooms with a shared bathroom, accommodating up to 10 people. Guests will find practical amenities in their basic yet comfortable rooms, such as a bedside table, lamp, and chair.
The guesthouse has a homey feel, with a shared kitchen, dining, and living area. Enjoy using the kitchen to prepare meals and relax on the comfortable sofas after a day of exploring. Breakfast is also available upon request.
A short path connects the guest house with the beach, so Kirkjubol - Holmavik is ideal for families and friends who like spending time in nature. Kids will enjoy discovering shells and driftwood on the beach. You can also keep your eye out for seals basking on the rocks and take time to marvel at the abundant birdlife here.
Why Choose Kirkjubol - Holmavik?
Don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy the serene fjord setting at Kirkjubol - Holmavik, a guesthouse with double or twin rooms and communal facilities in the southeast Westfjords. Check availability now by choosing a date.