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3 weeks ago
“First stone building in Iceland”
8 Sep 2018
“Prsident's residence outside Reykjavik”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This building was a historically a church, in front of the buildings which serves as the residence of the President of Iceland. I was told it was the earliest stone building in Iceland built in the 1700th. There are no visible guards present but am...More

Thank Henry H
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Can't actually get in but you can walk around the grounds and visit the church on the grounds. We've been inside for a Christmas Party for the children of diplomats. Very pretty. What is hard to believe is that there is so little security. Icelanders...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This is a well maintained house/meeting hal that was the place of the Reagan/Gorbachov nuclear weapons treaty agreement.You can't go in but plaques tell what happened here.

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 28 October 2017

It is a presidential house and it is pretty cool that you can get so close to it. Surrounding are is beautiful and very calming.

Thank Voyage_GalD
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We did not take the paid tour, and instead wandered around outdoors and visited the church next door to the President's residence. That church has some interesting stained glass windows. The setting, far from the heart of downtown, is quite nice and offers great views.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This is the residence of the Icelandic President. We actually got to see him in the distance near the house with his children. The house is in a beautiful setting.

Thank yellowbirdVermont
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The is the President's residence just outside of Reykjavik. It's a white building with a church nearby. We visited for 10 minutes in a city tour, which was enough time-wise. You can only view the front of the house for security reasons.

Thank JM2136
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I was suprised by the lack of security (there is none) around the official residence of the Icelandic President. Indeed, as my Greyline tour coach approached the site, the Presidential limousine stopped to let us park and the President and his wife then gave us...More

Thank Ste M
Reviewed 20 August 2016

My mom and I went to this place to see where the president lived. The first time we went up the driveway, we stopped and asked an Icelander if we could go up. She said yes, but to respect the president's privacy. It is a...More

Thank Maxwell S
Reviewed 6 August 2016

A very nice, quiet and peacefully place in the nature. Very green, you can hear the birds and see the beautiful surroundings. Would be very nice to live here...

Thank andytiroler
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