Álfasteinn Country Home Guesthouse


Private room in bed and breakfast hosted by Agust

12 guests, 6 bedrooms, 12 beds, 4 baths
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Alfasteinn Country Home Guesthouse is located 8 km from Hella. 4 rooms and 2 cottages/bungalows. GPS63.8875516,-205154785 PRICES ARE PER DBL. ROOM PER NIGHT. Breakfast included. Great views of Eyjafjallajökull glacier, Hekla volcano and Westman Islands. We offer all inclusive package deals incl. accommodation, excursions etc. W/private guide, glacier/volcano hikes, jeep safaris, horse riding. We provide traditional Iclandic home made food. 38 yrs experience. WiFi. ASK for group prices.

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Álfasteinn is located GPS 63.8875516,-205154785 in the heart of the South coast, activities and main sights.
Please notice that we are not American style luxury hotel. We have European style rooms and beds. Golden circle, Soth shore adventure, Landmannalaugar highlands, Þórsmörk, Þjórsárdalur valley, Fjallabak, Eyjafjallajökull, Hekla, Westman Islands, Skogafoss, Seljalandsfoss are all withn 1 hour or less drive from the house.
Only 1 hour from Reykjavik. Álfasteinn is great location for people travelling in this area and great base camp for the activities.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 single bed, 1 bunk bed

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Hot tub
Patio or balcony
Indoor fireplace
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.89 out of 5 stars from 45 reviews


Where you’ll be

Hella, Iceland

Hosted by Agust

  1. Joined in May 2017
  • 45 Reviews
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Ágúst Rúnarsson is the host and owner of Alfasteinn country home guesthouse which is his residence. Ágúst is also the founder and owner of Iceland Magic Travel, a tour and travel agency which operates day tours and package tours up to 2 weeks based on accommodation at Alfasteinn and other guesthouses, daily personal excursions "Travel as the locals" and experince local secrets. Agust studied 3 years at Hotel and restaurant school of Iceland as well as finishing a Bachelor degree of tourism from 2nd oldest school in Europe from 1106 "Hólar university" in Iceland. Agust has worked in the travel business for over 45 years and 38 years as guide. Among others Agust was a manager at Reykjavik Excursions, tour director for Icelandair in Miami, assistand to the ambassador of Iceland to United Nations in New York and lived in Germany for 18 years trading and training Icelandic horses and doing highland riding tours in Iceland. Agust does guiding services all over Iceland with special interest on glaciers and volcano hikes as well as ice and lava caves and more. Hobbies: Photography, horses, outdoors, mountaineering, fly fishing, hiking and exploring the world ;-)
Ágúst Rúnarsson is the host and owner of Alfasteinn country home guesthouse which is his residence. Ágúst is also the founder and owner of Iceland Magic Travel, a tour and travel a…
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House rules

Check-in: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with building staff
No smoking
No pets

Health & safety

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No carbon monoxide alarm
Pool/hot tub without a gate or lock
Nearby lake, river, other body of water

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