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Guesthouse at Hestheimar

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All reviewshorse farmthe cottageshorseback ridingmain buildinghot poticelandic horsesgreen fieldsnorthern lightsbreakfast baskethour ridestayed here for nightshuge windowsbedroom windowperfect stayfully equipped kitchenprivate bathroombreakfast and dinner
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Cozy cottages with huge windows and a stunning view over the farmlands towards Eyafiallajökull and Hekla. Very friendly and helpful staff, a young polish couple. The cottages have kitchen facilities inside, so you do not necessarily need to book breakfast or dinner. Make sure you...More

Thank Tasiilaq
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

A little crazy to fond with a snow storm and bad Google GPS, but it was worthy 😊 very comfy, warm and great view of the caban. Amazing hot tub, specially at night with a snow storm 😀 good vibes and friendly staff. But the...More

Thank Carlos S
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights. Booked a room with private bathroom. Got one in a seperate building with a kitchen for general use. 3 nights we had this building for ourselfs alone. Great view over the valley with the hosefarm beneath us. Horses just under...More

Thank Laterveer
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We got there about dark. you need a good gps. It is off hwy 1. We had a great breakfast. The cottages very nice. The only problem is if you have a lot of luggage you have to pull it up the hill. The hill...More

Thank LADYJET
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Marie, our guide, was terrific. Wise in regards to the technical aspects of riding, but also very engaging and hospitable. The horses were very calm and even tempered. Property was beautiful. Got some great pictures. Best 2 hour ride i've had. Highly recommend this farm.

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US$ 139 - US$ 284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$ 139 - US$ 284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Javw35
9 May 2016|
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Response from Javw35 |
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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