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Guesthouse at Hestheimar

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“horse farm”(10 reviews)
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“hour horse ride”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Totally enjoyed my stay here! We love the kitchen and amenities provided. Great location too! Good breakfast spread~ Will sure come back when i return to Iceland! Went on an hour Icelandic horse tour, friendly guide who brought around the river and Grand Canyon!

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Reviewed 21 May 2016

I love the Hestheimar. I keep coming back because I love the location, the rooms are very nice, comfortable, and clean, the owners and staff are very friendly, accommodating, and eager to make sure you're having a great stay, and the food's delicious. I stayed...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2016

Likes: Good rooms, adequate breakfast (for Icelandic standards), ample parking and friendly staff. Dislikes: The curtains let in light, which in Iceland means no dark room to sleep in during the night. Also, the handle of the door nearly fell off and the bathroom door...More

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Response from Hestheimar851, Owner at Guesthouse at HestheimarResponded 14 May 2016

Hi, thank you so much for staying in Hestheimar and to give you the time to write a review about our Guesthouse Hestheimar, it is deeply appreciated. We are glad that you liked your stay and will immediately fix the things you mentioned, thank you...More

Reviewed 10 May 2016

We were a group of 6 people, 4 adults and 2 kids, and we had two cottages for 1 night here. The cottages were wonderful and had a few necessities like milk, coffee, and tea, which was a nice touch. Everyone we interacted with was...More

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Response from Hestheimar851, Owner at Guesthouse at HestheimarResponded 11 May 2016

Hi :) Thank you so much for this heart warming review ! We are so glad that you liked the cottages, the environment, our Team and last but not least our horses :) The cottages are actually my design, I love the view and the...More

Reviewed 28 April 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights. We had a nice cottage where we managed to see the northern light. Breakfast was delicious, with freshly baked bread, pan cakes, eggs, ... Dinners in the evening were also very nice. The atmosphere is cosy, you have the...More

Thank wono31
Response from Hestheimar851, Owner at Guesthouse at HestheimarResponded 29 April 2016

Hi :) Thank you so much for this very nice review, we appreciate it a lot and hope to see you again soon here in Hestheimar. Always welcome back, your hosts, Lea and Marteinn.

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US$157 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$157 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Javw35
10 May 2016|
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Thank you for the response - We definitely would like to do the riding tours but some of the other organized tours such as the Game of Thrones one etc - I can only find them leaving out of Reykjavik - wasn't sure if there... More
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steade
19 August 2015|
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Response from Melissa B | Reviewed this property |
Um, this guesthouse is in Iceland so very much doubt they will be stocking Cornish treats ;-)
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Lynda O
20 May 2015|
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Response from Hestheimar851 | Property representative |
Dear Lynda, thank you for your inquiry. Yes, Hestheimar is located in ca 2 hour´s driving distance from Landmannalaugar, so you and your family could easily do some hiking there and return to Hestheimar in the afternoon or... More
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"We had a cottage on the front. They have nice porch. bathroom nice with hair dryer. take a converter for..."
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"Come for the horseback riding."
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"Try to stay at the far end of the hall when in the guesthouse. You're closest to the hot tub that way!"
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"any of the 6 cottages, but there are other rooms available"
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