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Brekka - A Quality Cottage with a View

80 reviews
Brekka bathing in the Northern Lights
Photo by Eugene Everson Oct - Nov 2017
The happy hot pot of Lodge Brekka
Shooting Star
Christmas 2014
Two linked lodges, Langholt and Brekka
Photo by Eugene Everson, Oct - Nov 2016
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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 8
Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik, Capital Region
At lodge Brekka you sure have a warm welcome, independent of weather. You'll feel comfortable in the nice open space of the house and the big terrace around, enjoying the privacy of the site. The inviting geothermal tub is discretely placed in the bushes of the birch midst in the pure nature. The location is superb with a great view on the bay and the Atlantic Ocean below with ever changing shades of light, and the mountain Sulur in the other direction. A little creek makes the border of the property as it flows by in the gully. The lodge Brekka (means slope) is a beautiful new house, finished in 2013. It is sitting nicely in the hillside, hence the name. For 6 people you have a lot of space, additionally there is a double bed couch in the open space upstairs, ideal for kids. That way Brekka can accommodate 8 people on request. Ple... Read more
About the Owner, Jon Baldur T
Languages spoken: German, Norwegian, Swedish, English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Apr 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 112 reviews and 4 properties
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Listing #HL1717225
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Shari Jea...
1 review
Reviewed 6 days ago for a stay in March 2018

The photos don’t do justice to the place (we’re not sure that any photos could!). The cottage is in perfect condition and the amenities very well thought out and provided. The location is fantastic for day trips to the western peninsula and western interior communities. The owners’ extra efforts to give great directions to the cottage, instructions for using cottage...

Management response:

Many thanks for the good housekeeping and your kind words to us. Good to know that you appreciate the effort we've made to give our guests helpful instructions about some practical issues. Welcome anytime again:-)


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khemiri m
Paris, France
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in February 2018

We have just back to paris with lots of sadness, island will miss us so much with her landscape and incredible people. First of all, we would like to thank the owner jon for everything, his hospitality, his helpful, and his reactivity during this holidays. BREKKA LODGE Is the most beautiful place, and offert the most beautiful view that I...

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Paul G
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in February 2018

We stayed at Brekka with my husbands parents and our two children (14 and 11). The accommodation was spotless, warm and equipped with everything we could possibly need. The views from the lodge were just spectacular and the surrounding are were accessible and beautiful, with the capital only 45 minute drive away. Jon and his wife were so friendly and...

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Many thanks for this review. I would be happy to meet you again, possibly when we'll have a little less snow:-)


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
    1 King
    1 Crib
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3 Jan 2018 -
14 May 2018
Winter 2018
3 nights
15 Sep 2018 -
19 Dec 2018
Autumn 2018
3 nights
20 Dec 2018 -
2 Jan 2019
Christmas 2018
5 nights
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  • Visitors' Overnight Tax (€3,- p.n.): €15 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The basic price is based on up to 6 people in the house. Yet the house Brekka can accommodate up to 8 people in beds. For each person exceeding 6 the cost is € 30 per night.
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About the neighbourhood
Location, location, location! Plus the privacy most people are appreciating.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: KEF: 90.0 km
It takes about 45 minutes drive from Reykjavik to be at Brekka, and only 1,5 hours directly from The KEF airport. On the way you have plenty of grocery stores to make the buying in for your stay at Brekka. Reg. renting a car, a normal passenger car is suitable for the summer (15% discount for our guests by Hertz), but you should rent a 4WD car for the winter. If you need a real 4x4 vehicle, our guests get 15% discount by Isak ltd. When you have booked Brekka we'll mail you further info for the way and the stay.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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