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Peterborough, New Hampshire
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was one of the more expensive stays during our trip, but the cottage was spacious, included a kitchen and was away from town making it a great spot for catching the northern lights and it's super close to all the attractions Lake Myvatan has to offer. There's a great pizza place only up the road which worked out great...

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the more expensive guesthouses we stayed in on our trip around route 1. However, it was very well equipped, clean, comfortable and a good size - especially for just the 2 of us. We didn't have a meal /breakfast at the guesthouse as we left early but it catering facilities looked good. The kitchenette in the...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 12 December 2016

5 min drive from the town and gas station where you can buy your groceries and cook in your cottage. It comes with a functional kitchen. The location is superd in sighting northern light. Don’t have to travel to outskirt, it's right in front of your balcony. Breakfast is hearty. Two super friendly dogs.

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Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Most impressed with the service of the staffs here; helpful and informative. The cottage was well-insulated while we were here in the middle of bad weather; fresh snow covered everything in the morning and we were in fact feeling rather warm in the night. Small kitchen with a little dining area was cosy. There is room for improvement for the...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Fabulous location. Good comfortable cottages with a kitchenette. The restaurant at the guesthouse offers an amazing view of Lake Myvatn. Supermarket, cafes, are in the vicinity. Would definitely recommend this place for someone on a road trip + a great chance to see the northern lights at the right time (which we did) If you stay here, do walk on...

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

After checking out of our room, we drove to the nearby lava formations joking about how we haven't forgotten or lost anything on our trip yet. When we got out of our car we see a truck we recognized from the guesthouse racing up to meet us. Turns out we left a notebook in our room and the woman from...

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Ormskirk
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We are travelling as a young couple around the ring road of Iceland and Dimmuborgir Guesthouse was our 5th stop off, and our most expensive. Having spent 5 nights hoping for a sighting of the Northern Lights, we finally saw them here! Granted, the forecast was good, but the way our room was set up with a view over the...

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Reviewed 30 September 2016

My wife and I spent two nights in cabin 8 I believe. Loved it ! So well designed and super cozy. Kitchen was very well appointed. Very good breakfast and location location location ! Beautiful right on the lake and very close to all the nearby sites. Receptionist could have been friendlier and more interested. Sulfer smell ? where do...

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Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

.. and good enough rooms, though a bit pricy. I read before this place has best breakfasts in the region and I can agree with that - home smoked fish and sausage made the deal. Between two blocks of twin/double rooms is cosy but roomy kitchen/dining area and separate relaxing room. If you choose a cottage, check If its new...

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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The cabin is clean, modern and spartan. The significant downside for us was that all water in the unit had an extremely high sulfor smell so that after a shower the entire unit had to be ventilated. One's person raked of sulfur. We eventually gave up showering in the cabin and showered at the Nature Bath facilities where the water...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dimmuborgir Guesthouse offers cosy accommodation in the fascinating scenery on the shores of Lake Myvatn. Friendly countryside atmosphere and some of the best views found in the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dimmuborgir Guesthouse

Address: Geiteyjastrond 1, Lake Myvatn 660, Iceland
Region: Iceland > Northeast Region > Lake Myvatn
Price Range: $150 - $291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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“Get a cabin and not the multifamily building.”
 of 5 bubbles rpcvtaylor, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
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“Pick the new cabins over the older rooms”
 of 5 bubbles M2418ORmichaeld, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Wi-Fi is spotty (we were two cabins down from the big hostel like building avoid that cabin at all cost.”
 of 5 bubbles qhunnyb, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Cottage 1,2,3,4 being re-built will have the best view of the lake”
  • view from our room overlooking the lake with cottage No.1 on the way and friendly dog looks away
  • actually a view from the Lounge
  • private hot tub with family cottage
 of 5 bubbles Shyamal31, 16 May 2016 | Read review
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