Our surroundings

Our guesthouse is situated right outside the village of Hvolsvöllur. Here, you can find all necessary services, i.e. supermarket, restaurant, petrol station, post office, bank, physician and more. 

The surroundings of Hvolsvöllur seem to be unspectacular, but within a range of 30 km, you can find many sites of historical, cultural, biological and geological interest. If you’re interested, we can show you exciting canyons, old caves, places with a stunning view and where to find wildlife and interesting flora.

Hvolsvöllur is the perfect place to explore Southern Iceland. Only 2 hours drive from the international airport in Keflavík, you will find yourself in the heart of Southern Iceland, from where many of the main attractions of the South are easy to reach.

By car, bus and ferry, you can make a day tour to:

  • the Vestman Islands.
  • the South Coast to Vík, passing by Seljalandsfoss, Skógar etc.
  • Þorsmörk.
  • Landmannalaugar.
  • Þjórsárdalur.
  • Gullfoss/Geysir and Þingvellir (the “Golden Circle”).
  • along the South Coast through Eyrarbakki and Þorlákshöfn, along to Krýsuvík and Grindavík/the Blue Lagoon.
  • and and and…. 
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