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The Hloduvellir hut was built in 1970 and is located in the lava field at the southern foot of Mt Hlodufell.  It comprises a large entrance and a sleeping hall with a kitchenette (gas-stove).  It accommodates 15 people in bunks.  Water is collected from the roof of the hut. The attractions in the neighbourhood are Mt. Hlodufell, Eldborgin in the Lamb Lava Field, Mt Kalfstindur, Mt Hognhofdi, Mt Skrida and Mt Skjaldbreid.  The hiking trail across Rotarsandur to Gorge Bruararskord is popular and interesting.
The hut is accessible on foot or by jeeps or other robust 4wd vehicles from lake Laugarvatn or the Kaldidalur Route in the West.  Other 4wd access tracks start in valley Haukadalur forest near the Geysir area, and from the southernmost part of the Kjolur route.

The hut is accessible on foot or by jeeps or other robust 4wd vehicles from lake Laugarvatn or the Kaldidalur Route in the West.  Other 4wd access tracks start in valley Haukadalur forest near the Geysir area, and from the southernmost part of the Kjolur route.

GPS: N64°23,911 W20°33,387Primitive facilities.

Mörkin 6, 108 Reykjavík
999, Hálendi

+354 568-2533
+354 568-2535


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The refuge hut Egilssel at lake Kollumúlavatn  has 22 camp beds available. svefnpokapláss.  A lumber stove provides the heating and a gas cooking plates are at hand. WC and a camping site.

Further information: www.fljotsdalsherad.is/ferdafelag

GPS 64°36.680 N/15°08.750 V

GPS: N64°36,680 W15°08,750
By Kollumúlavatn lake.  Gas for cooking, primitive facilities.

700, Egilsstaðir

+354 860-1393
+354 863-5813

Strútur – Útivist Touring Club

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Laugavegur 178, 105 Reykjavík
999, Hálendi

+354 562-1000
GPS: N63°50,330 W18°58,477 North West of Strútur at Mælifellssandur.  Wc.


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Bjarg is an old farm in the town of Borgarnes. The old farmhouse which formerly housed sheep, horses and chicken has been renovated as a guesthouse. Accommodation in a studio apartment for 4 persons with private cooking facilities and WC/shower (cat. III). Another separate space with one double and two 4 persons rooms with shared facilities (cat I). Also 4 persons cottage (75 m2) with two double rooms, kitchen and living room. All rooms have TV and wireless internet.

Bjarg is a quiet place in outskirts of the town of Borgarnes, with a beautiful view and many nice walking tracks. Convenient location for sightseeing in West Iceland. About 1 km from shops and service in Borgarnes.

How to get there (in outskirt of Borgarnes town, Bjarg is 400 m from road nr. 1):

From Reykjavík (road 1): when you arrive in Borgarnes village from Reykjavík you cross a bridge just before entering the village. Soon after the bridge you come to an intersection and you should take the right turn (road  1). Take a right turn at the 2nd street, Bjarg street (aprox 900m) and at the end of this street (aprox 400m) you find the accommodation Bjarg.

From Akureyri (road 1) or Stykkishólmur (road 54): When you arrive in Borgarnes village from the north (Akureyri) or the west (Stykkishólmur) then you come to a traffic circle. You should take the exit into the town (road 1) and take a left turn at the 3rd street, Bjarg street (aprox 1 km) and at the end of this street (aprox 400 m) you find the accommodation Bjarg.

Please contact for prices and booking information.

310, Borgarnes

+354 437-1925
+354 864-1325


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We like to invite you to a very unique spot in the north of Iceland, offering excellent panorama view of Skagafjörður. The guesthouse, Sveitasetrið has12 rooms with a private facilities and veranda. The restaurant highlights on home made Icelandic food and focuses on local products with the best ingredient that we can get from each season. The Guesthouse Sveitasetrið is located in Skagafjord by road nr. 76. Only 18 km from the main road no.1.

Here you can benefit from the peaceful countryside with all principal services and recreation of the area within your reach. Excellent walking facilities are in the vicinity and many places of interest are closed by. Stunning nature is at the tip of your finger where the river Héraðsvötn floats peacefully by, only a short distance away from the guesthouse. The area is rich in birdlife and ideal for bird watchers and other nature lovers. The mountain above Hofsstaðir and the scree in it are an ideal place for hikers and geologists and gives breathtaking view over Skagafjörður.

Hosts: Þórólfur Sigjónsson and Guðný Vésteinsdóttir

551, Sauðárkrókur

+354 896-9414

Fjalladýrð – Guesthouse Möðrudalur

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Welcome to “Fjalladýrð” -“The Mountain Marvels” – of farm Möðrudalur where you´ll find a guesthouse, a camping ground and a café/resturant, as well as organized tours. We are located midway between Mývatn and Egilsstadir, on road 901, just 10 minutes´ drive   from the ring road.

Möðrudalur´s “Mountain Marvels” offer accommdation space for up to 27 people in made-up beds, single as well as double rooms. A camping ground is also at hand.
A small shop, and the restaurant “Fjallakaffi” – “The Mountain Café” awaits you with homemade cakes and “kleinur”, – an Icelandic doughnuts treat -, not to mention the renowned Icelandic lamb. All this is to be found on our menu.

Möðrudalur is the highest settled farm in Iceland, 469 meters (almost 1.539 feet) above sea-level. It has been inhabited since early settlement in Iceland. Möðrudalur has served as a presbitery for centuries. From this starting point you can choose from a range of guided trips to the highland north of glacier Vatnajökull

Cooking facilities.  Please contact us for prices and booking information.

660, Mývatn

+354 471-1858
+354 894-0758
+354 471-1807
+354 471-1858

Silastadir / Fagravik

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601, Akureyri
[email protected]

+354 462-1924
+354 690-0006
+354 462-1924


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301, Akranes

+354 433-8938
+354 892-4010
+354 433-8983

Please contact for prices and booking information.

Ekra Travel service

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Ekra has 2 cottages, erected in  2005. One disposes of a bedroom w. double bed while the other has a double bed and a berth. Both boast well-garnished, convenient living rooms, a full-fledged kitchen and a WC with shower.

Bed covers, linens and towels are available and grills are at hand for outdoor-cooking.

Ekra offers a fine view of river Lagarfljót and the surrounding girdle of mountains. Idyllic lakes and ponds are but a stone´s throw away, some of which are renowned for copious angling possibilties.
Service centre Egilsstaðir is only 30 km. away, as is the picturesque former school centre of Eiðar with romantic woodland walks and nice islets. The 19th century traditional farm of Galtastaðir is around the corner, portaying the long lost architecture and ways of rural Iceland of days past. The luring hiking area of Stórurð is but a few miles away, offering a unique Iceland outdoor experience. Furthermore, the fantastic fjords of the East are all within grasp, each endowed with its own particular characteristics and charm.
For further information, cf. sumarhusekru.blogspot.com

Please contact for prices and booking information.

701, Egilsstaðir

+354 471-3054
+354 868-0957

Uthlid Cottages and Travel Service

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801, Selfoss

+354 468-8770
+354 486-8770
+354 486-8776
Golf course name: Number of holes: Par:
Úthlíðarvöllur 9 70
Please contact for further information.  Shorter guided horse riding tours offered on request.