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A beautiful villa in North Iceland

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A beautiful villa in North Iceland

Entire house
5 guests3 bedrooms3 beds1.5 bathrooms
5 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 bathrooms
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
11 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Gunnar is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

The space

A new spacious villa, one floor. All commodities, jacuzzi and beautiful scenery. Ideal for families or friends. The villa is located in the exclusive residence area of Akureyri, the Northern capital of Iceland, offers easy access not only to the center of Akureyri but also all the interesting sites surrounding this Northern capital. Just to give an example of the numerous opportunities for excursions; the most popular being - the road skirting the beautiful western shore of the Eyjafjordur Fjord, the magnificent waterfalls, Goðafoss and Dettifoss, Dimmuborgir, Mývatn and the Grand Canyon of Jökulsárgljúfur. It is also possible to take an organized day trip from Akureyri to the island of Grimsey, which straddles the Arctic Circle.

The villa is built on one floor with all modern day commodities: Three medium size bedrooms, large living room, and modern kitchen with all the usual equipments, terrace, Jacuzzi, free internet, garden, washing machine and dryer, TV, central heating, DVD, and very easy connection with closest airport and highway.


Free parking on premises
Hot tub
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.


291 Reviews

Peter User Profile
August 2019
Wonderful place - great space, great views and a great location.
David User Profile
August 2019
Lovely house with fantastic views over Akureyri and up the valley. Gunnar was a great host throughout. Highly recommended property if you’re in the area.
Jennifer User Profile
March 2018
Gunnar's place is truly amazing. It is very comfortable, very warm and cosy and has the most stunning views. Being able to sit in the hot tub and watch the stars was wonderful! I would recommend arriving in daylight as we would have struggled to find it in the dark due to the…
Gunnar User Profile
Response from Gunnar:
Thank you Jennifer and your comments I will look into that ! best Gunnar
March 2018
Mark User Profile
March 2018
Great location with amazing views. The house has everything needed for a comfortable stay, i would recommend!!
Mark User Profile
February 2018
Stayed with 2 friends in February. Apartment has spectacular views of Akureyri and surrounding mountains. The house's large windows are perfectly designed to admire the scenary. Unfortunately the dishwasher was broken when we visited. The hottub takes a long time to fill and it…
Sophie User Profile
November 2017
Really stunning place with the most amazing views. The house was really special with huge floor to ceiling windows. Would really recommend to stay here
Clio User Profile
October 2017
We really enjoyed our stay at Gunnar’s home! The house is as pictured on the website, very spacious and offering spectacular vistas (day/night). It is an excellent base to explore Akureyri and surroundings! The location is quiet and peaceful, yet only 5 minutes away from town!…

Hosted by Gunnar

iceland, IcelandJoined in April 2012
Gunnar User Profile
396 Reviews
Gunnar is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am an Icelander working as an economist. Married with children. We love to travel and look forward to attending to your needs here in Iceland.
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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The neighborhood


House rules

No smoking
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM