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GREAT LOCATION - LUXURY COTTAGE – UNIQUE SURROUNDINGS - GLACIER – NATIONAL PARK - Kjarvalströð 8

Overview

Property

Updated: 27-Nov-2016
PERFECT PLACE TO EXPLORE ICELAND. STUNNING VIEW TO THE GLACIER AND SEE

Kjarvalströð is a new luxury 'old style' privately owned cottages located in the spectacular and unique surroundings of Snaefellsnes on the west coast. Approx. two hour drive from Reykjavik. The National Park is only 5 min away. Enjoy the magnificent views of the glacier Snaefellsjökull, the surrounding mountains, and over the bay Faxaflói. The cottage is one of few cottages designed as Icelandic houses from 1920's. There are plenty of things to do and see in the area such as: beautiful hiking, whale watching, sailing around the many islands, historical places, bird watching, skiing and sightseeing on the glacier.

If you are looking for a quiet area to relax, or want to explore the unspoiled nature and many wonderful activities in the area, these Cottages are the perfect place!

Please visit our homepage http://icelandcottages.is/ for more pictures and info.

Please also take a look at the new cottages opening this summer, Kjarvalströð 8 and Kjarvalströð 12.

Details for holiday cottage Kjarvalströð 8, 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, 1 Bathroom

Great new house opening this summer with stunning view to the Glacier. Special opening price! Ready for booking. The cottage is very spacious with 3 bedrooms and all modern household equipment's. See more pictures http://icelandcottages.is/property/kjarvalstrod-8/

  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Speaks English

4 Reviews

5
based on 4 holidaymaker reviews

5

Extraordinary house in spectacular nature

  • 5 of 5

A very well cared for and maintained house , perfectly equipped with everything you need to feel at home . We spent a wonderful week at this warm and cosy house ! All pictures in the information represent perfectly what to expect . You will still be overwhelmed by the atmosphere of that special place in iceland ! There is lots to see and do in the vicinity : hiking , horseback-riding and observing Aurora Borealis !! And should there be some stormy weather - you are staying in such a cosy , comfortable and warm house - you won't be worried at all. The owner was very helpful in giving tips on where to shop groceries , to dine etc. We stayed a week and loved every day we had ! It was the last property we stayed at after 17 days of circling Iceland - and by far the loveliest house . We would love to return one day:))

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest. Im so happy that you liked your stay and thank you for taking such a good care of my house. Best wishes to you Jakob & Elsa
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5

Perfect mix of nature and style

  • 5 of 5

Situated amidst the beautiful surrounding of Hellnar the cottage got everything for a perfect stay: well kept and well equipped, cozy, brilliant views to the glacier (even from out of bed!) and to the sea and a nice selection of puzzle and DVDs.

Clear and useful instructions for the technical aspects and information about attractions in the area are available. However, if questions arise the owner responds immediately to any request.

Horse riding, hiking and far more excursions are imminently available within 15min drives, two restaurants in Hellnar itself offer their service - Overall an excellent plave to spend relaxing holidays for the whole family mixed with exciting excursions.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. It was a pleasure to have you :-)
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5

Wonderful place

  • 5 of 5

Impeccable cottage in amazing surroundings, just next to the glacier, 200 m away from the little church of Hellnar and the beautiful coast. We stayed there a full week, 2 adults and 2 adolescent sons, there was ample room for everybody, all is nice and cozy. If I could just give one recommendation, that is to have a bit more of dishes and cutlery at the cottage, when a larger party comes to stay you end up having to use the dishwasher non stop. Aside this, the amenities are just great, everything is new and works super well. I highly recommend the place!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice review and helpful comment. We have already put more dishes, and cutlery in the house. Best wishes. Jakob & Elsa
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5

Traumhaus im Westen von Island

  • 5 of 5

Ein Haus zum Wohfühlen, in das man am liebsten sofort für immer einziehen möchte. Perfekt eingerichtet, bestens ausgestattet und vom Vermieter bestens organisiert, damit es auch so bleibt. Auch die Lage ist sehr gut: ruhig, nahe am Meer und perfekt, um die ganze Halbinsel zu erkunden. Vielen Dank für den unvergesslichen Aufenthalt!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Vielen Dank. Wir sind so glücklich , dass Sie unser Haus und die Umgebung gefallen hat. Seien Sie willkommen jederzeit wieder. :) Jakob & Elsa
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Barpub : at 500 Metres Nearest Ferry : Stykkisholmur at 70 Kilometres Nearest Golf : at 40 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : at 500 Metres Nearest Ski : at 5 Kilometres Nearest Beach : at 500 Metres Car: necessary

Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
SPECIAL NORTHERN LIGHT OFFER
1 Oct 2016 - 31 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
£454
for 4 nights
From
£114
£748
 
 
High Season
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£589
for 4 nights
From
£147
£992
 
 
SPECIAL NORTHERN LIGHT OFFER
1 Oct 2017 - 31 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£454
for 4 nights
From
£114
£748
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 11.0%

Cottage is available at 16:00 hours the first renting day and departure shall be no later than 13:00 hours on departure day.
Cottage must be fully cleaned and ready before departure. If not cleaned properly an extra fee of 160€ will be added to the account of renter.

Easter, Christmas and new year is High season period.

1/3 of the rental fee is required as a booking deposit.
Cleaning is done by renter.
Bedding (linen) and towels per person per stay 15€ / not optional.
Free Wireless Internet. - Not for heavy downloading or streaming!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Updated: 27-Nov-2016
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural

Attractions

  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 105 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed

Outside

  • Garden

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

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