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Traditional black timber house

Traditional black timber house

4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath

Enjoy a memorable and relaxing stay at a beautiful Icelandic timber house, decorated in a mixture of modern and old style. Magnificent views over the Snæfellsnes peninsula. Peaceful surroundings. Only 50 meters walk down to the shore.


Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Common spaces
1 single bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox

61 Reviews

Vinay User Profile
April 2018
If you're looking for a super stylish, superbly located and unique BnB to spend part of your time at while in Iceland, look no further. Very well appointed, with exceptional hospitality from Kristinn, our small family felt right at home. Beautiful location to explore the nearby P…
Mark User Profile
March 2018
Lovely secluded location while on the edge of town with Borgarnes. In town the Settlement Center restaurant, the farmer’s market shop and the Bakery were our favorites. Also two great supermarkets. The house is beautiful and every piece of furniture, every item and every book so …
Nicole User Profile
March 2018
Our friends and I (2 adult couples) spent 3 nights at the house, and it was a highlight of our week-long vacation. This house is amazing for several reasons: design, views, coziness, amenities, and local recommendations. - Design: Every piece of furniture and decor was thoughtf…
Meghan User Profile
February 2018
By far the best place we have ever stayed, in Iceland and elsewhere. The house is gorgeous! Traditional yet contemporary; cozy yet spacious. Close to Borgarnes for sightseeing, grocery shopping at the Netto, and restaurants. The area around the house is breathtaking, you must tak…
Garron User Profile
November 2017
Staying at the amazing Black House was one of the top highlights of our first trip to Iceland. The interior is even more stunning in person and the view we had of the ocean/northern lights was breathtaking. In fact, my teenage son wants to paint his bedroom with the same color…
Joanna User Profile
October 2017
Wow wow wow! I had a chance to live in my dream house! Thank you Rut and Kristinn! Can't wait to return. So much love, inspiration, passion and dedication put into this lovely home in one of the most beautiful and peaceful locations in Iceland. Thank you.
Robin User Profile
October 2017
Pictures do not do the Black House justice. It is STUNNING! The light and decor is just (Website hidden by Airbnb) actually not possible to take a bad photo! The kitchen is so well equipped and all the extra amenities are wonderful! We REALLY appreciated the plug that could charg…

Hosted by Kristinn

Reykjavik, IcelandJoined in October 2013
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168 Reviews
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Borgarnes, West, Iceland
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