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Family housing/Reykjavik/Ocean, Hlidsnes House 1

Hlidsnes Houses 1 and 2, from afar.
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Hlidsnes Houses 1 and 2, from afar.
Hlidsnes Houses 1 and 2 from south.
Hlidsnes House 1, kitchen.
Hlidsnes House 1, study/library/music room.
Hlidsnes House 1, living room.
Hlidsnes House 1, living room.
Hlidsnes House 1, master bedroom.
Hlidsnes House 1, bedroom.
Hlidsnes House 1, bedroom.
Hlidsnes House 1, bathroom.
Hlidsnes, Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights).
Hlidsnes, view to north, the President´s residence.
Hlidsnes, view to south to Mount Keilir.
Fálki, Gyrfalcon/Gyrfalcon.
Hettumávur / Blackheaded Gull / Common Blackheaded Gull.
Hrafn (Krummi) / Raven / Common Raven.
Hrossagaukur / Snipe / Common Snipe.
Kría / Arctic Tern / Arctic Tern.
Lóa / Golden Plover / Greater Golden Plover.
Margæs / Brent Goose / Brant.
Sandlóa / Ringed Plover / Common Ringed Plover.
Dílaskarfur / Cormorant / Great Cormorant.
Spói / Whimbre / Whimbrel.
Stari / Starling / European Starling.
Stelkur / Redshank / Common Redshank.
Álft (Svanur) / Whooper Swan / Whooper Swan.
Svartþröstur / Blackbird / Common Blackbird.
Oystercatcher / Eurasian Oystercatcher.
Æðarfulg / Eider / Common Eider.
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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Reykjavik, Capital Region
Fully furnished beautiful house ideal for families or small groups in an ocean front/country side setting, 10 minute drive to the store, 20 minutes to downtown Reykjavik. Sleeps up to six persons in three bedrooms. Fantastic view in all directions and vivid birdlife. Playground for children.
Hlidsnes House I.
The house is fully furnished in a beautiful ocean front/country side setting but still within a 10 minute drive to the nearest store and 20 minutes to downtown Reykjavik. The house sleeps up to six persons and can also be rented in conjunction with RVK-Horizons house which is next door and also sleeps up to six people.
The house is situated on the tip of a narrow peninsula with the ocean on one side and an ocean connected pond on the other. There is a fantastic view in all directions and vivid birdlife with nesting grounds for 25...
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Listing #FKN2999505
About the Owner
Thor S
Languages spoken:English, Danish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent place to wind down after a long drive. The house is equipped with all the facilities needed. Quick & easy check-in and check-out process.

Thank Nittakarn C
Hlidsnes, VR Owner at Family housing/Reykjavik/Ocean, Hlidsnes House 1, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are glad you enjoyed the stay. You are welcome anytime.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the best places we stayed in Iceland. Fantastic location, very well maintained house and a very welcoming host (Thor). On top of it the open lawn in front of the hot water tub with a sea view was a cherry on...More

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Hlidsnes, VR Owner at Family housing/Reykjavik/Ocean, Hlidsnes House 1, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind review. We are pleased you enjoyed the stay. You are welcome back anytime. Best regards, Thor Saari, Proprietor Hlidsnes Holiday Homes

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

We enjoyed our stay in Hlidsnes very much. The house was located on a small peninsula with a great view to both Reykjavik and Hafnarfjördur, I can see why it has been called a birdwatcher's paradise. The house was modern, cosy, comfortable and well-equipped. It...More

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Hlidsnes, VR Owner at Family housing/Reykjavik/Ocean, Hlidsnes House 1, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you Torolf. We are glad you liked the place.

  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    4 Twins
    1 King
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About the neighbourhood
The neighborhood is the tip of a long narrow peninsula calledHlisnes and is sparsly populated with a total of only six houses of which Hlidsnes House 1. It is a country side setting on the ocean front. There is virtually no traffic except for the few locals (8) that live there. It is a pardise for birdwatchers and is considered one of the top two places in Iceland to observe birds with regular annual sightings of at least 41 species of which 25 nest in the area.
The view is panoramic with the Reykjanes peninsula and its mountains to the south-west, south and south-east and continuing east the mountains on Hellisheiði. Further to the north there is Vífilfell then Skálafell and then a fantastic view of Mount Esja the 'Mountain of Reykjavik' as it is sometimes called and further to...
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby.
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