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Gauksmyri Lodge

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Gauksmyri, Hvammstangi 531, Iceland
+354 451 2927
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If you are visiting the Skagi Peninsula and are looking for good accommodation with easy sofas and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KGHLLH
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East Horsley, United Kingdom
interesting farmhouse stay, old and small room

We stayed at Gauksmyri Lodge on our way back to Reykjavik during the ring road loop. It was only... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jer75
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Singapore, Singapore
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“one night” (4 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
“horse show” (3 reviews)
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Gauksmyri, Hvammstangi 531, Iceland
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+354 451 2927
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"icelandic horses"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are visiting the Skagi Peninsula and are looking for good accommodation with easy sofas and excellent food, then look no further. In fact, I would go so far as to say that this was one of my favourite stays in my 9 day/9...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Gauksmyri Lodge on our way back to Reykjavik during the ring road loop. It was only for 1 night and there were actually not many choices near this area. The farmhouse staff were very friendly, both of the hotel and of the...More

Thank Jer75
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is in a very peaceful location and our room looked out over the track, we were lucky enough to see a horse being trained. The place is traditional and rustic although the restaurant was quite modern. The staff were professional and service was...More

Thank Keith C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did not allow enough time at the wonderful location! In our 7 day Ring Road adventure, we only had one night here and it wasn't enough. It's fairly remote, but in a lovely, peaceful location. We stayed 4 people in a Quint room (5...More

Thank Jlr1013
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Unique place to stay specially for those who are horse lovers as this a farm house. Although the place is very rustic is very well kept clean and nice decorated. The breakfast was really good, I have to say it was my favorite breakfast in...More

Thank Taymi M
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

We stayed one night and have no criticisms apart from the fact that the room and bathroom were tiny. There was barely room to open a case. However, the staff were very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was more than adequate with a good selection...More

Thank Barry B
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

This place was an interesting place to stop for a night. Check in consisted of here is your key and call me if you need anything. We we lucky enough to arrived mid afternoon and have the whole place to ourselves for a couple of...More

Thank Elissa H
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

Its taken a while to write this review but my daughter and I had the most wonderful 10 days exploring the North coast of Iceland and staying at this Horse farm and lodge 2016. The staff was beautiful and extremely friendly. The chef and food...More

Thank BeachTimeNYC
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

We booked this place coz they said they have horses. Its a very simple lodge with all basic amenities but the people go above and beyond to make your stay comfortable. The day we stayed there was snow storm so the owner offered us to...More

Thank VikramRagunathan
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

We arrived at this remote guest house as a tour group of 16. This is also a farm that has horses. The receptionist was friendly and immediately obliged when I asked if we could change our room to the ground floor as my husband had...More

Thank LeonieshorncliffeQLD
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