There is a 24 hour grocery store and several fast food restaurants within a 5 minute walk. There are several walking routes in the area, where you can walk down by the ocean in a peaceful environment. Reykjavik city centre is only a 15 minute drive in a car, you can also reach the city centre with public transportation that stops close to the house. The apartments location is also a short distance from the main road that goes out of the city to e.g. Thingvellir, Gullfoss and Geysir.