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IS1009828

Reykjavík, Iceland

Our house

Our house

Our house
Bronze

Member since

2015


Open for exchange

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Nice recently renovated three bedroom townhouse centrally located in Reykjavik, Iceland

Small, recently renovated townhouse, very centrally located in Reykjavik. Around 120 sq. meters, on three floors, with 3 bedrooms (1 used as an office) and a bathroom on the top floor, living room and kitchen on the main floor, and laundry and storage rooms in the basement. Sleeping space for 4 adults, with the possibility for a child to sleep on a mattress in the office.

Very centrally located in the middle of Reykjavik, close to downtown and the major roads to leave the city. Lot of nice walking trails nearby.

Conveniently located, around 8 minute drive from downtown Reykjavik and 40 minute drive from the Keflavik airport. Lot of restaurants, supermarkets and shops within walking distance. Easy bus access to downtown Reykjavik which takes around 15 minutes. We have several bikes which can be borrowed to go downtown, takes around 15-20 minutes.

Fenced off back yard, and a deck with a patio set and a weber bbq. We have a bar in the living room that has 3 taps with home made craft beers and cider that our guests are welcome to drink.

We have a 2018 Dacia Sandero hatchback, with manual transmission that we can include in the exchange. Two parking spots come with the house. Two recent roadbikes (sizes 54 and 56) and two fatbikes (sizes 17" and 19"), and a car rack can also be included in the exchange.

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 0 Children
  • 2 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Scientist and record manager

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Environment: In the city
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Sleeping Capacity: 4
  • Living Area: 119 m2
  • Total Area: 119 m2

References

In my house

  • Pets - Allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Central heating
  • Toys and games
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television
  • Other musical instruments

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Terrace or deck
  • BBQ
  • Bicycles: 4

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Use/Exchange of car
  • Seclusion/Privacy

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Germany
  • France
  • San Sebastián, Gipuzkoa, Spain
  • Belgium
  • New Brunswick, Canada
  • Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Montreal, QC, Canada
  • Bilbao, Biscay, Spain
  • Basque Country, Spain
  • Italy
  • 07200 Aubenas, France
  • Switzerland
  • Netherlands
  • United States
  • United Kingdom
  • Portugal

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Dansk
  • Islenska
  • Norsk

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Keflavik - 50 km

108 Reykjavik, called Fossvogur/Gerði was built up in the 50s and 60s, following an population boom in the city after the second world war. It is right in the middle of the greater Reykjavik area, and close to great outdoors areas called Fossvogur and Elliðárdalur which are great for jogging or biking.

Conveniently located, around 10 minute drive from downtown Reykjavik and 40 minute drive from the Keflavik airport. Lot of cafés, restaurants, supermarkets and shops close by in Skeifan which are all within walking distance (5 min walk). Easy bus access to downtown Reykjavik which takes around 15-20 minutes.

World famous tourist attractions are close by (40-60 min by car), the Blue Lagoon, bird cliffs, hot springs on Reykjanes, vast lava fields. Great base camp for trips around SW Iceland.

Occupation

  • Scientist and record manager

Children

  • We do not have children.

Pets

  • Cat
  • Dog

References

This member has completed 2 successful exchanges. Here are some members that he exchanged with in the past: