Stay at this peaceful log cabin with a secluded balcony and room for 4, at a mere 5-minute walk from the Huldufoss waterfall.
This rustic cabin at Hólaskjól is the perfect base if you love geology and plan to explore South Iceland's geological wonders. It includes amenities such as a grill, stove and refrigerator, and has a lovely private balcony to enjoy some alone time.
A short distance from the cabin is an old lava field that was formed after the Eldgjá eruption, making the entire region a geological delight. The road lies quite close to the Hólaskjól cabin. Driving from here to the hiking trails of Landmannalaugar that lies 39.3 kilometres away is easy.
Staying at the Hólaskjól Cabin
Hólaskjól cabin's interiors combine modern and rustic aesthetics. While its natural, earthy construction makes you feel at one with nature, its contemporary, modern amenities give you all the comfort of home. The cabin has a well-equipped kitchen with kettle, stove, refrigerator and grill. On the opposite side of the kitchen is a collapsible dining table beside a large window so that you can enjoy gorgeous views of the landscape while you sip your morning coffee.
Within the cabin are bunk beds, with a queen size bed below and a single upper bed. If you'd like to accommodate a fourth guest, you're welcome to ask for a sleeping bad. A single toilet is part of this cabin, but you'll need to step out to a separate hut for a shower.
Outside, the cabin has a secluded, roofed porch where you can enjoy the night skies without getting exposed to cold winds.
The Hólaskjól cabin is a 20 minute drive away from Landmannalaugar. It's the perfect base from which to explore South Iceland's unspoilt highlands or famous lava fields.
A common activity around Hólaskjól is hiking. If your legs hurt or you'd just prefer to take it slow, spend a while at Landmannalaugar's hot springs. If you've hired a car during your stay, ensure that Hekla is on your list of places to visit and you'll be stunned by it's unearthly colours and rock formations.
The Hólaskjól cabin is the perfect spot for small families and groups travelling through South Iceland to stop off at and explore. This detached cabin's semi-secluded location and easy access to the road make it an ideal base from which to plan day trips.
Book your stay at this in-demand Hólaskjól cabin before someone else does, and start planning your South Iceland adventure!