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Borgarnes, Iceland

Our house from the next street

Our house from the next street

The front door

The front door

The driveway getting renewed

The driveway getting renewed

Front garden

Front garden

The sundeck

The sundeck

On the sundeck

On the sundeck

In the back garden

In the back garden

Our living room

Our living room

The living room

The living room

The living room.

The living room.

The heart of every home is the kitchen.

The heart of every home is the kitchen.

The dining room

The dining room

In the bedroom.

In the bedroom.

The bathroom

The bathroom

Both shower and a bathtub

Both shower and a bathtub

We are close to the fjord

We are close to the fjord

Sunset from the sundeck

Sunset from the sundeck

Hafnarfjall is our home mountain. It is popular for hikeing.

Hafnarfjall is our home mountain. It is popular for hikeing.

The towns swimmingpool is great.

The towns swimmingpool is great.

Borgarnes

Borgarnes

Borgarnes

Borgarnes

Borgarnes

Borgarnes

View over Borgarnes from Hafnarfjall. Our beautiful mountain across the fjord.

View over Borgarnes from Hafnarfjall. Our beautiful mountain across the fjord.

Elín Ásta on the top of Hafnarfjall.

Elín Ásta on the top of Hafnarfjall.

We grow strawberries

We grow strawberries

...and sugar peas

...and sugar peas

...and salad

...and salad

Bronze

Member since

2017


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Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
June 15, 2022 - August 07, 2022 14 days

A family house in a small town in west Iceland

Family house in Borgarnes nice town of 2000 inhabitants. 75 km. from Reykjavík. From Borgarnes it is easy to travel all around Iceland. Road nr. 1 is passing through the town. Our house is nice typical hose of a icelandic family, we have 4 bedrooms good kitchen and living room. In our garden we grow salad, strawberries an herbs. We are very lucky with neighbors.Our furniture are a cocktail of old and new things. We like to have things with history around us. From Borgarnes it is very easy to take day trips in the west and south part of Iceland. Lot of beautiful places to explore. The town has nice swimming pool, good grocery stores, restaurants and other service. Every thing is in walking distance from our home. Here are information on west Iceland http://www.west.is/ For inspiration http://inspiredbyiceland.com/

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 2 Children
  • 1 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Worker in aluminumfactory and nature scientist

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Environment: In the country
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 5
  • Total Area: 125 m2

References

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Television
  • Piano

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Terrace or deck
  • BBQ

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Use/Exchange of car

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Denmark

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Deutsch
  • Dansk
  • Islenska

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Keflavík - 114 km.

Our town Borgarnes is in west Iceland. Very beautyful littel town. Borgarnes is in Borgarfjörður. The area has many places to explore. Borgarnes is close to Snæfellsnes with the famous glacier Snæfellsjökull. The town is service town in large agricultural area. Reykjavik is only 75 km. a way. It is also easy to take daytrips to the souht part. Borgarnes has very good swimmingpool,

Occupation

  • Worker in aluminumfactory and nature scientist

Children

  • Girl - Age: 14
  • Boy - Age: 16

Pets

  • Pets are NOT welcome in our home

About Our Family

We are family of 4. Sigurður Halldórsson 51, Ásta kristín Guðmundsdóttir 52, Brynjar Tumi 15 and Elín Ásta 13. We are plannig to travel in the summer 2022. We like to make an home exchange for 10-14 days in the summer 2022.

Lifestyle

Our hobbies are nature, gardening, cooking, theater, fishing, travel and more.

References

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