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IS013

Reykjavík, Iceland

The kitchen

The kitchen

The living room

The living room

Barcelona 2015

Barcelona 2015

Laugardalslaug - Iceland's largest geothermal swimming pool

Laugardalslaug - Iceland's largest geothermal swimming pool

Vesturbæjarlaug - Our local geothermal swimming pool

Vesturbæjarlaug - Our local geothermal swimming pool

Grótta light house (3 km), Snæfellsjökull volcano (110 km, 220 km by car)

Grótta light house (3 km), Snæfellsjökull volcano (110 km, 220 km by car)

Nauthólsvík geothermal beach (4 km)

Nauthólsvík geothermal beach (4 km)

The kitchen The living room Barcelona 2015 Laugardalslaug - Iceland's largest geothermal swimming pool Vesturbæjarlaug - Our local geothermal swimming pool Grótta light house (3 km), Snæfellsjökull volcano (110 km, 220 km by car) Nauthólsvík geothermal beach (4 km)
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2009


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Exchange dates Duration
December 20, 2019 - January 03, 2020 2 weeks

We have already made plans for an exchange in the summer of 2019 However, we are open for an exchange with a family in New York City or Rome Christmas 2019. Nice, sunny flat in Reykjavík, 15 min walk from city center.

A four bedroom, sunny flat with two balconies in an apartment building in Reykjavík. Situated 15 minutes by foot from the city center (3 min by car) in one of the most popular parts of the city. Very family friendly and safe neighborhood. Less than five minutes walk to the nearest outdoor swimming pool with hot water from natural geothermal resources. Another swimming pool five minutes by car. Supermarket, café, ice cream parlour, bakery, restaurants and the coastline all within 5- 10 minutes walking distance. Bus stop in front of the house. 5 mintues car ride to the beach which has warm geothermal water. 10 min walk to the National Museum. 50 minutes from the international airport in Keflavik.
Three children bedrooms, each with a full size beds (two with super single beds (120 cm and 130 cm) and one regular (90 cm)). Master bedroom with a balcony. Kitchen and living room in one open space with a large balcony facing south-west.
Ásdís (46) is a senior advisor working for an Icelandic ministry and Bjarni (45) is geologist. Our children are 18 (boy), 16 (girl) and 8 (boy). We have had two previous exchanges, in the US, France and the Netherlands and they have been very successful.

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 3 Children
  • 1 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Ásdís (46), Policy advisor in a ministry
  • Bjarni (45) Geologist at an energy company

Our Home

  • House Type: Flat
  • Floor: 3
  • Environment: In the city
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Sleeping Capacity: 5

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles: 3

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Use/Exchange of car

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Italy
  • USA
  • Greece
  • Spain
  • Vietnam
  • Thailand
  • Germany
  • Ireland
  • Norway
  • Berlin, Germany
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Poland

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Français
  • Español
  • Islenska
  • Norsk

Our Neighbourhood

  • sea Swimming pool (0.6 km)
  • shopping Local supmermarket (0.7 km)

Occupation

  • Ásdís (46), Policy advisor in a ministry
  • Bjarni (45) Geologist at an energy company

Children

  • Boy - Age: 18
  • Girl - Age: 16
  • Boy - Age: 8

Pets

  • Pets are NOT welcome in our home