Blábjörg Guesthouse, ICELAND
|Gamla Frystihusid, 720, Borgarfjördur Eystri, East, ICELAND.|
Description: Blábjörg GuesthouseThis charming property is located in a meticulously renovated fish factory, in the centre of the village of Borgarfjörður eystri. Blábjörg Guesthouse offers comfortable bed and breakfast accommodation and spa facilities in a fabulous fjord-side location.
Ideal for exploring this spectacular region of Eastern Iceland, Borgarfjörður eystri is a member of the EDEN - European Destinations of Excellence, a project promoting sustainable tourism. The area around this tiny, unspoilt fishing village boasts a spectacular landscape, along with unique wildlife. A paradise for hikers and outdoor enthusiasts, Borgarfjörður eystri is the starting point for 27 well-marked hiking routes, ranging from short walks to day-long excursions. Maps and guides are available in the village. About 10.000 pairs of puffins nest in Borgarfjörður in the spring and summer, and Borgarfjörður Marina is connected to a small island where these fascinating sea-birds can be observed at very close range.
There are a small number of restaurants and cafés in the village, where visitors can enjoy delicious local cuisine based on the freshly caught fish from the harbour. After a busy day's hiking or sightseeing, guests can wind down in one of the hot tubs - both indoor and outdoor, or enjoy the sauna and take a plunge into the Arctic sea. A hearty Icelandic breakfast is served every morning in the kitchen of the guest-house.
Type of rooms: Blábjörg GuesthouseDouble or Twin Room with Sea View and shared Bathroom:
These are bright, sea-view rooms with wooden floors and underfloor heating. Bathroom facilities are shared. One large double bed or twin beds.
Room size 10 sq m.
Double or Twin Room with shared Bathroom:
These bright rooms are located in the upper floor of the building and feature skylight windows. They also come with wooden floors and underfloor heating. Bathroom facilities are shared. One large double bed or twin beds.
Room size 12 sq m.
These charming apartments are located on the ground floor of the building, and feature sea views. The apartments are also equipped with a fully equipped kitchenette with dishwasher, and a flat-screen TV. The private bathroom comes with a shower. Free Wi-Fi is also included. One large double bed, one sofa-bed. Apartment size 60 sq m.
Guests rooms share access to three bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and a living room with TV. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available in the kitchen and the living room.
Additional information: Blábjörg Guesthouse
Guests at Blábjörg Guesthouse receive special discounts on spa facilities.
Number of rooms: 11
Official category: Guest House.
Languages spoken: Icelandic, English, Norwegian.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro.
GPS Coordinates: 65° 31' 40.62'' N 13° 48' 56.56'' W
Nearest airport: Egilsstaðir Airpor - 72,1km.