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Quaint farmhouse in pristine nature

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Sif + Oli

Quaint farmhouse in pristine nature

10 guests3 bedrooms4 beds1 bathroom
10 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
This is one of a few places in the area that has this feature.
Great communication
90% of recent guests rated Sif + Oli 5-star in communication.

Once a farm - a huge private untouched estate for you alone to explore on foot and enjoy the views from - 25 min drive from Akureyri. Absorb the nature in the picturesque landscape; knive edged mountains, lakes, waterfalls. Fishing, hiking, skiing. Short driving distance to Mývatn, Húsavík, Skagafjörður, Siglufjörður. Super equipped kitchen with fire place.

(Obligatory National HomeStay Registration No: HG-2686)


Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed



52 reviews
Elizabeth User Profile
April 2017
We enjoyed a wonderful stay in Sif and Óli's place set in picturesque surroundings. Conveniently just off the main road, and yet wonderfully secluded. The early walks from the doorstep (in deep snow) were amazing. We are exploring Northern Iceland so also had long days out, but…
Rebecca User Profile
September 2016
Amazing experience all round, cannot recommend highly enough. Best airbnb yet! I wanted to stay for a month. I'll be back. ;)
Tanya User Profile
August 2016
A stunning location (better than the photos!) and great quirky home with lots of character. It was a pleasure to cook in the well equipped kitchen and use the facilities. Sif made us feel super welcome and gave us tips for a beautiful hike up to a gorgeous local lake - just…
Chris User Profile
August 2016
From the listing, we concluded that this was a stop we absolutely wanted to include in our tour of Iceland, and the reality surpassed our expectations - the location really is remote and beautiful with possibilities to walk in any direction from the door - the short walk to the…
Oliver User Profile
April 2016
Sif & Oli's place is amazing, located just off route 1 it was really easy to find with the directions they provided before we arrived. The house was situated in a valley and had perfect viewing conditions, with an abundance of mountains by day and the spectacular Northern Lights…
Christine User Profile
February 2016
We had an adventurous 3 day stay at the farmhouse over my birthday on 24.2.16. Not too far from the northern ski slope. We saw the Aurora two evenings in a row as weather was bright and sunny. We liked the farmhouse and the lovely valley setting. Our hosts were away but…
Mónica & Ramon User Profile
Mónica & Ramon
August 2015
We stayed three nights at this house with views not too far from Akureyri. The rooms have beautiful views and the kitchen (dishwasher was broken, previosly notified) has been recently refurbished. Spacious dinning room but limited for the bathroom if used for more than one family…

Hosted by Sif + Oli

Europe Joined in January 2014
Sif + Oli User Profile
321 Reviews
Hi, we are Sif and Oli, a couple of well travelled professionals. Yes ;) we absolutely LOVE to travel. We have exchanged homes all over the world for the last decade, and we are not nearly there yet ;) We cherish the philosophy of exchanging homes with people that can teach…
Interaction with guests
We invite you to tell us about yourself and your group when you request to book. This helps us in taking our decision. When you arrive, we will meet and greet you or, alternatively arrange for key delivery via phone when we are not around. So we need to speak with you in person…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a day
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 16:00 - 20:00
Checkout: 11:00
Self check-in with lockbox
16:00 - 20:00

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events