The Guesthouse Grái hundurinn is situated at Hjalla in Hallormsstadur just between The Household school and the elementary school. The house was built in 1952 by Hrafn Sveinbjarnason and was considered to be rather large. The house was sold to current owners in 2005, which took the ground level for total reconstruction and changed it from an apartment to guesthouse. The guesthose has room for 10 persons in 6 bedrooms. Four double room from which one has private bathroom. Two single and three double share 2 bathrooms.
The Guesthouse is run all year around and during summer time breakfast is served at the Hotel Hallormsstadur but in wintertime the guests have access to a refrigerator with prepared breakfast and coffee machine.
During the summer season the Grái hundurinn also offers accommodation in comfortable chalets on the premises.
Please contact for prices and booking information.
Thorisstadir – Countryhotel is right by Road nr. 1 with a great view over Eyjafjörður. The location gives good option for day trips to places that have a lot to offer. For those who want to enjoy the countryside, beautiful nature and a peaceful environment.
By the lake in Ólafsfjörður in FJALLABYGGD, NE Iceland, about 45 min. drive north from Akureyri ( 60 km ) and 15 min. from Dalvík (17 km) linked with a 3,5 km tunnel through the mount Múli. Another tunnel opening in 2010 over to Siglufjörður, part of FJALLABYGGD as well.
11 dbl rooms with private facilities and 8 dbl rooms in 4 cottages sharing facilities in each cottage. 4 big cottages, fully equipped with kitchen, TV, bathroom etc. A hot pot on the veranda of each of the 8 cottages.
A nice dining room, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Wireless Internet connection. Conference facilities and parking. Hot pots in every bungalow. Rowing boats on the lake available to guests.
A quiet fishingvillage, convenient for sightseeing to nearby areas, but also offering several other activity options such as skiing, hiking, kayaking, golfing, fishing, horseback riding, bird watching, swimming, diving & visiting museums.
To our west; Skagafjordur. The old episcopal see Holar in Hjaltadalur, The Icelandic Emigration Center in the little town of Hofsos, The Herring Museum in Siglufjordur, the western part of Fjallabyggd. To our east; The folkmuseum in Dalvik ( with Joi the giant ). The isle of Hrisey ( ferry from Arskogssandur ), The isle of Grimsey on the arctic circle ( ferry from Dalvik ). The old factory at Hjalteyri. Akureyri. Dettifoss waterfall. Mývatn.
1×1 with bath and breakfast
1×2 with bath and breakfast
The cabins are in a Finnish style, all with hot bubs on the veranda.