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Gauksmýri Lodge

Horse Center Guesthouse between Reykjavík and Akureyri

Gauksmýri Lodge offers made up beds in 27 rooms as well as activity services such as horse riding or bird watching. This guesthouse is located halfway between Reykjavik and Akureyri.

Free WiFi




11 500 per night

Hotel class  

Route 1, Hunafloi

Check In: From 15:00

Check Out: Until 12:00

Gauksmýri Lodge offers holiday services with an emphasis on nature and horsemanship, whilst adhering to the Icelandic Farm Holidays' environmental guidelines.

Gauksmýri Lodge is located in the valley of Línakradalur in West Húnathing County, halfway between Reykjavik (194 km) and Akureyri (194 km) on Road nr 1. The closest villages are Laugarbakki and Hvammstangi.

Gauksmýri Lodge offers made up beds in recently renovated single and double rooms some with and some with shared bathrooms. The guesthouse is composed of 18 new rooms with private bathrooms and 9 rooms with shared bathrooms. All rooms have a beautiful view of the Icelandic landscape.

Accommodation is also offered in an older house which is located just a few metres away from the guesthouse.

Guests can enjoy walking in the area surrounding Gauksmýri where they will see the horses in their natural environment and be able to do some bird watching.

Facilities: Other facilities offered are a comfortable and very nice living room where guests can watch television and use the video recorder, a dining room, a coffee house, a bar and Icelandic meals.

Activities: Horse rental & riding tours, bird watching, hot tub, yoga lessons, hiking tours, Bowen therapy, cross country skiing, nature study, seal watching and see fishing.

Internet: Access to wireless internet connection is also provided.

Children (2-11): 25% off for food and accommodation.

Breakfast: is included in the room prices.

Gauksmýri Lodge



Phone (+354) 451 2927