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Gaulverjaskoli Guesthouse -The Old School House

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8 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
29 guests
2 nights minimum
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Our house is a magnificent old converted school house in the rural lowlands of south of Iceland. We are perfectly placed; with proximity to many of the main attractions, with view of glaciers and volcanoes. We are close to the beach and the mountains, and all amenities are a 10 min drive away. We are ideal for any kind of group travel or gatherings: family, friends, students, geologists, birdwatchers, horse lovers, walkers, cyclists, fishing enthusiasts, book-clubs, girls trips, boys trips, seminars, training and team building... Or your group basically. ​ The house has an amazing spirit. Everyone feels good in it. The air is so pure; stand outside and breath it in, inhale the vastness of the sky! We love it and are sure that you will too! Fantastic for stargazing and Northern Li...Our house is a magnificent old converted school house in the rural lowlands of south of Iceland. We are perfectly placed; with proximity to many of the main attractions, with view of glaciers and volcanoes. We are close to the beach and the mountains, and all amenities are a 10 min drive away. We are ideal for any kind of group travel or gatherings: family, friends, students, geologists, birdwatchers, horse lovers, walkers, cyclists, fishing enthusiasts, book-clubs, girls trips, boys trips, seminars, training and team building... Or your group basically. ​ The house has an amazing spirit. Everyone feels good in it. The air is so pure; stand outside and breath it in, inhale the vastness of the sky! We love it and are sure that you will too! Fantastic for stargazing and Northern Lights With 360 degrees view all around. Our sunrises are wonderful and our sunsets amazing Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: VAT# 127073More
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About the Owner
Magnea G
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
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Reviews (2)
Reviewed 2 November 2018

The house is fantastic, the hosts are warmly welcoming, the location is within easy reach of all the sites. And the host’s local knowledge means you can get some priceless insights into less well-known destinations. Who knew an Icelandic tomato farm could be such a...More

Date of stay: December 2017
1  Thank goniki
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic stay- wonderful accommodation, unique countryside and brilliant hosts. Will definitely go back.

Date of stay: December 2017
2  Thank stephwilk2018
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Washer
Safe
Dryer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
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About the neighbourhood
Flóahreppur is a peaceful municipality situated in South Iceland, between the two large Salmon Rivers Hvítá and Þjórsá. Flóahreppur is famous for it´s wide panorama view in all directions, range of mountains, glaciers and islands. In the area is Iceland´s most voluminous Waterfall Urriðafoss, were Þjórsá River falls off the margin of Þjórsárhraun a Lava Field that came about 8.000 years ago and is one of the largest known Lava-flows anywhere on Earth. Flóahreppur is a paradise for people who love nature and bird-watching. The area is also ideal for walking, cycling and horse-riding.
How to get there
50 min drive from Reykjavik. 1.5 hours drive from Keflavik Airport 10 min drive to Selfoss for shopping and restaurants.
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