The house is beautiful, bright and spacious. It an old family house in the centre of Reykjavik.
It has five bedrooms and two bathrooms, private entrance and private parking. The location is superb- right in the heart of the city centre.
There are five bedrooms and two bathrooms. A cozy back garden as well as a private parking space if you decide to rent a car.
Three of the bedrooms and one bathroom are on the upper floor but one of them is railroad style. There is a washing machine in the upstairs bathroom as well as a dryer. Two of the upstairs bedrooms have a double bed and the third one two singles.
One bedroom downstairs has a double bed and the other has two single beds. The bathroom downstairs has a shower.
The kitchen is on the lower floor. It is open plan and very spacious, designed for a chef - by a chef, fully equipped with a gas hob, two large ovens, fridge/freezer and a dishwasher.
There is a large dining table with 8 dining chairs (extra can be added if needed), and the living room is adjacent, with two sofas.
The stairs to the upper floor might be a challenge to older or younger guests.
The house is historic and once belonged to Iceland´s most famous composer Jón Leifs and plays an important role in the city´s history. It has been carefully restored over the last few years where the focus has been on replacing as little as possible, paying homage to its historical and cultural significance.
Smoke outside. Shoes off please. Respect the neighbors and it should be quiet between 24:00 - 07:00. It is a quiet family neighborhood, but if you are in the mood for a party, you are only a two minute walk away from Reykjavík's finest nightlife. Please don't bring the party home!