Brekkugerði Guesthouse

Brekkugerði Guesthouse

Brekkugerði Guesthouse is a friendly family-run accommodation in Laugarás near Skálholt historic site. Accommodation in 9 rooms, common room and veranda in n grown and sheltered garden. The guesthouse is perfect for solo travellers, couples, families, and larger groups (up to 18 people). The location is ideal for those who want to have a cosy home base in South Iceland and spend a few days exploring the most famous and awe-inspiring tourist spots along the south coast. The area offers many lovely hiking routes and an abundance of daily activities. 

Open all year. 

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  • Shared bathroom
  • Private bathroom
  • Wi-Fi
  • TV in rooms

In the area

  • Cowshed café/restaurant at Efsti Dalur 6 km
  • Reykholt 7 km
  • Skálholt Cathedral 14 km
  • Laugarvatn Fontana Spa 17 km
  • Geysir hot spring area 18 km
  • Flúðir village 19 km
  • River rafting in Hvítá River 21 km
  • Sólheimar Eco Village 27 km
  • Gullfoss Waterfall 28 km
  • Þingvellir National Park 36 km


9 double and twin rooms, beautifully decorated. Seven rooms with private bathroom and two rooms share bathroom facilities. Extra bed available for children. A kitchenette in one of the rooms. All rooms have a TV and WiFi.


Breakfast is served between 7:30-10:00. 

Service and recreation

The guesthouse is owned and operated by a family that lives onsite and is always ready and willing to assist in making their guest’ s stay as memorable and wonderful as possible. They strive to deliver a personable service. Hiking trails in the area and activities such as fishing, rafting, horse riding, glacier sports, and super jeep tours into the Highlands. Swimming pools in Brautarholt, Reykholt, Borg, Laugarvatn and Flúðir. Golf courses in Flúðir, Geysir and Selfoss. The closest grocery stores and restaurants are in Skálholt, Reykholt, Flúðir, and Selfoss. Slakki petting zoo is within a walking distance, a fun activity for the whole family.

Surrounding area

This beautiful area of South Iceland is renowned for its temperate climate and local produce. Reykholt, Sólhemar ecovillage, and Friðheimar tomato farm are just a stone’s throw away. The location is ideal for day trips to Þingvellir National Park, Kerið, Landmannalaugar, Vík, Gjáin, Westman Islands, Þórsmörk and, of course, Reykjavík. The famous Geysir is also within a short distance and so is one of Iceland’s most spectacular waterfalls, Gullfoss. During the winter months, Laugarás is also an ideal place to view the spectacular Northern Lights.

Host: Haraldur


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