Laekjargata Akureyri - ICN004

A unique beautifully furnished 4 bedroom private house in a quiet location in the old town of Akureyri yet within a short walking distance of the centre.

This is a beautiful house for a couple, family or group that offers the perfect place to relax and to base yourselves from which to explore Akureyri, Husavik and even The Lake Myvatn area.

4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9

2 bathrooms

<4 Bedrooms all with king size or twin beds>

This beautifully furnished 4 bedroom house is ideally situated in a lovely quiet area yet is only a 10-15 minute walk to the centre of Akureyri. It is a great base from which to explore the ‘Capital of The North’ and the surrounding area. Couples, families or groups looking for a little more space and privacy without compromising on luxury will find just what they are looking for at Laekjargata 4. The large open-plan, fully-fitted kitchen offers the ideal space to self-cater and perhaps celebrate with friends and family. Alternatively, the large selection of cafes, bistros, restaurants, shops, galleries and swimming pool in Akureyri are within a short walking distance.

The House
This bright, spacious recently renovated house has been carefully preserved and is one of the oldest timber houses in the town. This part of old town is cosy and the neighbourhood is friendly yet calm and tranquil. The living space is spread across three floors. The first floor features the fully-equipped kitchen, dining and living area and is large, bright and airy and contemporary in design. Three bedrooms (family, twin and single with King & Twin Beds), a sitting area and bathroom with shower comprise the 2nd floor while the ensuite master bedroom featuring a King-size Bed and bathtub is located on the 3rd floor. There is a parking space at the bottom of the garden behind the house and further parking located a few meters up the road.

Towels, bed linen and all toiletries are provided. Guests have access to wi-fi. Coffee and basic supplies can be found in the kitchen. There is a washing machine on the ground floor. There is not a tumble dryer but there is a clothes rack in the laundry room and underfloor heating means clothes will not take long to dry. There is also a gas bbq for guests to use.

A Few of The Man Things to Do in Akureyri

  • Akureyri has many museums, galleries and exhibitions
  • Whale-watching, cycle tours of Akureyri, bird-watching or horse riding or dog-sledding nearby
  • Go for a private sight-seeing flight taking in the wonders of the North of Iceland
  • Visit Hrisey Island - ferry trips run several times daily during the summer
  • Go ice skating or even skiing in Dalivk, nearby

  • Things to Do in The Immediate Vicinity
  • Visit the thermal swimming baths which has multiple pools, flumes and 3 or 4 hot tubs of varying temperature and a sauna
  • Walk through Akureyri's renowned Botanical Garden during the summer
  • The oldest house in Akureyri, Laxdaelahus, built in 1795, is very close to Laekjargata
  • Nonnahús a historic house is situated in Adalstraeti The best ice cream shop in town Brynjuís just 2 minutes walk from the house.