Situated on the northern shores of Lake Myvatn, Hild Cottages benefit from some stunning views. Perfect for an active outdoor break, these rustic wooden cottages provide somewhere to relax after a busy day.
Hild Cottages are close to hiking routes and bicycle hire is available on site.
Location & Nearby
Hild Cottages are part of the Hild accommodation complex. They are set on Lake Myvatn’s northern shore, in the middle of a 300-year-old lava field. The cottages offer breath-taking views over the lake. There are also unique views over the lava field. You won’t find this anywhere else!
Lake Myvatn is a stop-off on the Diamond Circle sightseeing route in Iceland. Other stops on this road trip include the town of Husavik, Asbyrgi canyon, Dettifoss waterfall, Godafoss waterfall, and Hljodaklettar rocks.
The village of Reykjahlid is within walking distance of the cottages at 0.6 miles (0.9 kilometers) away. As well as several restaurants, cafes, and bars, you’ll also find several amenities here. These include a gas station, bank, supermarket, health care center, and a swimming pool.
Myvatn Nature Baths are a little over three miles (5.2 kilometers) away. If you want to tick off a lagoon-like bathing experience while you’re in Iceland then this is the place to do it. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and nature while you relax in the naturally heated pools.
The Krossdalur Golf Course is just 550 yards away from the cottages. There are also hiking routes nearby.
Facilities & Amenities
Each of these wooden cottages has two bedrooms and sleeps up to four people. This means that they are a great option if you are traveling as a couple or as a family. The cottages have basic furnishings. They are also cozy and comfortable, giving a real home-from-home feeling.
Each cottage has its own kitchenette where you can cook up some delicious meals. Ideal if you don’t fancy venturing out for dinner. On-site there is a small grocery store where you can stock up on essentials. If you don’t want to cook for yourself each day, a delicious breakfast is available each morning.
They also have a seating area and a flat screen TV for movie nights or Netflix binges. Free Wi-Fi is also available throughout each cottage so, if you’re working remotely, you can catch up on your emails here.
Outside, the cottages benefit from a terrace where you can enjoy the midnight sun. You can also dine al fresco when the weather is good. There is free parking on-site where you can leave your rental car. This makes Hild Cottages a great option if you’re exploring the Diamond Circle by car.
If you’d like to explore the surrounding area on two wheels then bicycle rental is available on-site.
Why Choose Hild Cottages?
Hild Cottages offer a relaxing home-from-home vibe near to Lake Myvatn. It’s a great base for experiencing the outdoor activities that the area has to offer.
The cottages are a popular choice for travelers exploring the Diamond Circle on a sightseeing trip. Search for your desired dates as soon as possible to secure your vacation to Iceland.