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IS12167

Reykjavík, Iceland

The TV room

The TV room

The dining table

The dining table

A view of the house from the garden

A view of the house from the garden

The view from the balcany to Snæfells glacier in August 2011

The view from the balcany to Snæfells glacier in August 2011

The living room

The living room

The kitchen

The kitchen

The view to mountain Esja from the garden

The view to mountain Esja from the garden

The bathroom

The bathroom

The main bedroom

The main bedroom

The living room

The living room

Snæfellsjökull (glacier) on an August night.

Snæfellsjökull (glacier) on an August night.

The TV room The dining table A view of the house from the garden The view from the balcany to Snæfells glacier in August 2011 The living room The kitchen The view to mountain Esja from the garden The bathroom The main bedroom The living room Snæfellsjökull (glacier) on an August night.
Bronze

Member since

2012


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House in Reykjavík, Iceland

Our house, which is 155 square meters (plus a garage), is located in Grafarvogur, which is a part of Reykjavik (10 km from midtown). The house has two floors.  The kitchen and living/dining room is on the second floor, from which there is beautiful view over the sea and mountains. The two bedrooms are on the first floor as well as a TV room and a bathroom.
We have a Ford Focus Station (2013),which is available for you during your stay.
Reykjavik is a great place to visit because it allows one to enjoy the city life and the nature at the same time.  More info: http://www.visitreykjavik.is/

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 1 Children
  • 1 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Professor/Software Engineer
  • Tailor

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Floor: 0
  • Environment: In the suburbs
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Sleeping Capacity: 5

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Central heating
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Balcony
  • Garage
  • Bicycles: 3

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Use/Exchange of car

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
  • Cannes, France
  • Nice, France
  • Marseille, France
  • Aix-en-Provence, France

Spoken Languages

  • English

Our Neighbourhood

Our house is located within 5 minutes walk from the sea, with beautiful view over the mountain Esja and the Snæfellsjökull (glacier). Shopping facilities, as well as bus stops, are just 400 meters away. An outdoor swimming pool is close by, and two beautiful golf courses are within 1 and 4 km, respectively.

Occupation

  • Professor/Software Engineer
  • Tailor

Children

  • Boy - Age: 19

Pets

  • Pets are NOT welcome in our home

About Our Family

We are a family of three. Hrafn is an associate professor at the School of Computer Science at Reykjavik University and he also works part-time at the software company Kolibri. Gudny is a tailor and she runs the shop Galleri Gny, www.gny.is. Hilmir is our 14 year old boy.

Lifestyle

We are interested in various things like hiking, golf, chess, football, design and reading good books.