Vacation Home Skarðás Country Cabins
Unalækur Lóð A6 224161, 701 Egilsstaðir, Iceland – Excellent location – show map
Excellent location – rated 9.5/10! (score from 329 reviews)
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|Max adults: 6||
We are proud to present our three brand new cabins completed in March 2017. Our cabins are cosy and warm, with geothermal radiators in each room. Each cabin has two bedrooms. The main bedroom has two single beds (or one double) and the second bedroom has bunk beds. Additionally we have a large sofa bed which can comfortably sleep two people. A total of six people can be accommodated in each cabin. Outside on the timber decking you will find a barbeque, outdoor furniture and stunning views. We also provide free internet, a DVD player, flat screen tv., books and board games. Our kitchenette boasts a “pod” coffee machine and microwave and just about everything you could need for cooking. Our bathrooms are private, have full showers, free toiletries and a hairdryer. All linen and bedding is supplied. We are 6 kilometres from the town of Egilsstaðir where you will find everything you need including Netto and Bonus supermarkets, hardware, clothing, medical facilities, a fabulous swimming pool and hot tubs plus coffee shops. Your hosts speak both Icelandic and English
We are a semi-retired couple in our early 60´s. Ari is a native Icelander while Naomi is an Australian through and through. After living in Australia for some 20 years, we decided to move back to Iceland in 2016 to follow a dream of setting up a hospitality business for people visiting our beautiful island. We have two Cavalier King Charles dogs who happily followed us from Australia and now live on our couch. (Interesting to watch an Aussie Cavalier King Charles in the Icelandic snow).
Our cabins are conveniently located only 6km out of the town of Egilsstaðir, right in the heart of East Iceland. Only a couple of kilometres up the road is the horse farm, Útnyrðingstaðir where you can get guided horse riding trips. In the other direction (22km away) is the beautiful area of Hallormsstaður, Iceland´s biggest forest where you can pick wild edible berries during the autumn months. All around, there is stunning scenery and unspoilt nature.
Languages spoken: English, Icelandic
Area Info– Excellent location – show map
What's nearby *
Restaurants & Markets *
Nielsen Restaurant Restaurant3.7 miles
Salt Café & Bistro Cafe/Bar3.7 miles
Netto Supermarket3.7 miles
Lake Hotel Restaurant Restaurant3.7 miles
Icelandair Hotel Restaurant3.7 miles
Askur Bar Cafe/Bar3.7 miles
Bonus Market3.7 miles
Tehúsið Café / Bar Cafe/Bar3.7 miles
Natural Beauty *
Lögurinn Lake0.9 miles
Eyvindará River4.3 miles
Hallormsstaður Mountain13.7 miles
Stafdalur Ski Station Ski lift18.6 miles
Hengifoss Mountain18.6 miles
Seyðisfjörður Ocean/Sea18.6 miles
Snæfell National Park Mountain24.9 miles
Closest Airports *
Egilsstaðir Airport4.6 miles
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Most popular amenities
Free! Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Freedom to eat when you want
- High chair
- Dining table
- Coffee machine
- Cleaning products
- Electric kettle
- Alarm clock
- Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
- Toilet paper
- Bathtub or shower
- Private Bathroom
- Free toiletries
Space for everyone to be together
- Dining area
- Sitting area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
- Streaming service (like Netflix)
- Flat-screen TV
- Cable channels
- Satellite channels
- CD player
- DVD player
- Socket near the bed
- Sofa bed
- Hardwood or parquet floors
- Private entrance
Pets are not allowed.
- Entire unit located on ground floor
Sit back and relax
- Outdoor furniture
- Outdoor dining area
- Outdoor furniture
- BBQ facilities
Food & Drink
- Tea/Coffee maker
- Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
- Hiking Off-site
- Fishing Off-site Additional charge
- Golf course (within 2 miles)
Services & Extras
- Wake-up service/Alarm clock
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
- Landmark view
- Mountain view
- Lake view
Entertainment & Family Services
- Books, DVDs & music for kids
- Board games/Puzzles
- Books, DVDs or music for children
- Board games/puzzles
- Smoke-free property
- Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
- Fire extinguishers
- Smoke alarms
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4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Children & Beds
Children of all ages are welcome.
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Crib and extra bed policies
Crib by request
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
This property doesn't offer extra beds.
The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.
All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.
No age restriction
There's no age requirement for check-in
Skarðás Country Cabins accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties/events are not allowed
Pets are not allowed.