What is the best way to get to Akureyri from Reykjavík?

Akureyri is situated on the northern coast. It is approximately a 400 kilometre drive from the capital, Reykjavík, along Route Number 1. There are many beautiful views to see on this scenic drive. For a breathtaking view of the glaciers of the Icelandic highlands you can also take the short flight to Akureyri from Reykjavík Domestic Airport with Air Iceland (www.airiceland.is)


Is there a minimum period
for staying at the house?

The minimum stay in the house is 3 nights.

At what time can we arrive at the house?

The check-in time on the day of arrival is 15:00 and the check-out time on the day of departure is 11:00.


What is the price per night?

Please contact us at info@landleit.com to ask for seasonal prices. We offer discounts for small groups and for longer stays. Also please ask if you want to stay with short notice and again we can offer you a discount on the standard rate.

Rates vary from 530 Euros to 200 Euros per night depending on the season.


Do I need to pay a deposit when I book?

If your booking is made more than 60 days before your arrival, we will ask you to pay a deposit of 50% of the total cost of your stay. If your booking is made less than 60 days before your arrival, we will ask you to pay the total cost of your stay. We will ask you to pay any outstanding balance of payment 30 days before your arrival.


Are towels and bedding provided?

Yes, towels and bedding are provided for your stay. Extra linen is available if required.

Can we park at the house?

There is free parking available on Lækjargata, conveniently located just 20 metres from the house.


Do we need to clean the house?

Cleaning of the house at the end of your stay is included in the price, and if you feel like relaxing and not cleaning during your stay, we can arrange for an extra clean. Just ask us in advance.
An extra fee applies.

Can you give us advice on what to do in the local area?

Yes, this part of Iceland is rich in natural beauty and there are so many things to see and do. We can give you some tips and advice exactly as you wish, just send as an email.

If you have a particular interest in photography, you might be interested in our Landleit Guided Photography Tours. Take a look at the 'Get in Touch' page for more information.


What happens if I cancel my stay?

The cancellation fee depends on when the booking is cancelled:

Up to 90 days before arrival date- no cancellation fee, deposit fully refunded
Up to 60 days before arrival date- half of the deposit retained
60 to 30 days before arrival date- deposit or 50% of the total cost of the stay retained
Less than 30 days before arrival date- no fees refunded