Icelandic Horse World

They welcome you to the horse breeding farm Skeiðvellir ​If you want to get to know the Icelandic horse while travelling in Iceland you have come to the right place. Skeiðvellir is a family run horse breeding and training farm which is home to around 100 horses. They offer a unique chance to get to

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Local attractions

The perfect location of the hotel allows our guests to make day tours to most of Iceland’s famous places of interest in the southern part of the country.  You can spend your day horse back riding, going on a glacier tour, river rafting in Hvítá, hike in our magnificent Thjorsardalur or take a day drive

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Laugaland

Laugaland is only 15 km away from the hotel. Wonderful country swimming pool with everything that a family needs after an amazing day. Hot tubs, water slide and a pool. Winter openings from 1. October Mondays to Wednesdays from 19:00 – 21:30 Thursdays  16:00 – 20:00 Saturdays  14:00 – 17:00 Closed Fridays and Sundays. Summer

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Hella

Our biggest closest town! At Hella you can find all service needed, it is only 27 km away from our hotel. Three different restaurants, woolshop, grocery store, liquor-store, pharmacy, garage, bank, gas station and so on. It‘s nice to visit Hella´s swimming pool to relax. It has waterslides! 63° 50.083’N, 20° 24.087’W

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Thjórsárdalur

In proximity of the hotel, you will find Thjorsardalur, with many attractions of interest such as many different lava formations. The valley is quite flat and full of lava after the repeated eruptions of Mount Hekla. The small valley Gjain features small waterfalls, ponds and volcanic formations. Impressive rock cliffs like Vegghamrar are popular for

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Mount Hekla – The Volcano

Mount Hekla is approximately 50 km from the hotel. Mount Hekla is among the most active volcanos in Iceland with more than 20 eruptions since 874. Hekla is a popular destination for hikers. The trail leads most of the way to the summit, and takes about 3 to 4 hours to walk. Skiing, around the

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