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“Amazing cottage in picturesque setting.”
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Burfell mountain as the backdrop Cedar Log Cabin, in December 2013
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Seen from the gate
Burfell mountain as the backdrop
Cedar Log Cabin, in December 2013
View from the hill
Northern lighs over Burfell mountain, December 2013
December 2012 - in the morning
Main entrance at the back
River and mountain view from the hotpot
Winter by lake Alftavatn.
Hot pot with massage
Mountain view from the kitchen window
Lake Alftavatn and mountains in the vicinity, 30 min. walk.
Living room
Kitchen fully equipped
Master bedroom with great view
Bathroom, with big shower, washing machine and dryer
Bedroom downstairs beside masterbedroom. Great view.
Sleeping upstairs.
Sleeping in the guesthouse with 1/2 bathroom with toilet and sink.
Washing (8kg), Dryer (9kg)
Play area upstairs.  Video,dvd, playstation.
On the way (3 min. from Selfoss town) Volcano Hekla in the background (45 min. drive)
Heading towards the Cedar log cabin (3 min. from Selfoss town).  Mountain Burfell in the background (2 min drive from...
Aurora thunderstorm at Thingvellir National Park,  10- 15 minutes drive
All shades of green
Thingvellir National Park autumn (15 min drive)
Blafjoll ski area, 35 minutes drive
Perfect location, near to Reykjavik (40 min. drive)
Beautiful northern lights
Boat trips at Ulfljotsvatn (Scouts) and Stokkseyri (15 minutes drive)
Unique Thingvellir National Park nearby 10 minutes drive.
Vestmanna Islands,  a great day tour with a ferry. ( 1hour drivce to the ferry plus 20 min sailing)
Thingvellir National Park, winter wonderland
Landmannalaugar for a day trip (2 hours 20 min. drive)
Dyrholaey close to Vík  (1 1/2 hour drive)
Þórsmörk (1 1/2 hour)
Icelandic coastline (20 minutes drive) Stokkseyri, Eyrarbakki, Thorlakshofn
Seljalandsfoss, 1 hour drive.
RiverJet on the River Hvita close to Geysir and Gullfoss waterfall (40 min. drive)
Reykjavik winter, 40 min. drive.
Nearby, Lake Alftavatn, 2km. Great walks and jogging options.
The cabins surrounding in winter time.
Freedom unspoilt!
After crossing the bridge from Selfoss, from this turn it is 4 km to the cabin.
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Selfoss, South Region

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Kathy D
Hamilton, Ontario
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Amazing cottage in picturesque setting.”
Reviewed 2 November 2015 for a stay in April 2015
1
person found this review helpful

This cottage had every amenity imaginable. Comfortable accommodations. Plenty of room for a group. The hot pot was a great bonus! This cottage was a close drive to many sites. Definitely one of the most beautiful places that we stayed at in Iceland. I would highly recommend this cottage! Amazing place!

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Liked best: The cottage was as advertised - breathtaking.
Liked least: Leaving!
Travelling group: Extended Family
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Marianne...
Schiedam, The Netherlands
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Beautiful cabin in a dream location”
Reviewed 28 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

The cabin is clean, large and well equipped.
It is beautiful located in the golden circle and the owner is very pleasant to communicate with.

We will return absolutely.

Travelling group: Partner
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Siobhan W
1 review
“Magical Icelandic Experience!”
Reviewed 25 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

I have just returned from my first holiday to Iceland. An amazing experience, made even better by the beautiful accommodation we had at Cedar Log Cabin!
7 of us went to Iceland for a Hen weekend! There was plenty room for all of us to sleep and stay in the main cabin, it is beautiful and spacious and has a magical setting, sitting within the hills and mountains and surrounded by gorgeous landscape.
The hot tub was fantastic and a great way to relax after a day of exploring Iceland.
The cabin has a good location and is fairly central to many attractions, it was about a 50 min drive to Gulfoss Waterfall which was beautiful, and a short drive from there to Strokkur Geysir!
Hvergerdi village is about 30 mins from the cabin.
The blue lagoon is about 1 hour drive away and is a MUST visit, amazing!!
Robert, the owner of the cabin was fantastic, So helpful and friendly - even when we had to call him after midnight on our first night when we got lost driving from the airport!!
I would highly recommend this cabin for anyone looking to visit Iceland, I would definitely use it again without hesitation!
Thank you Robert!!
Siobhan Whyte

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Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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Heather W
High Bentham, England, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Excellent”
Reviewed 24 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Just home from here where we spent 4 fantastic nights celebrating our daughters Hen Weekend ! Fantastic property and Robert the owner was very helpful thanks again Robert ! Lots of space for 7 ladies and very well equiped . Hot tub was amazing and we were lucky enough to see the Northern lights !!!

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Dechfi
New York
1 review
“Fantastic”
Reviewed 16 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

The cabin was roomy and comfortable, with a fully stocked kitchen for cooking meals. Robert was very helpful and accommodating. Wonderful stay.

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