Hraunborgir

A hidden pearl in the south.

49f6c4159f134d6217d1383ec204a216Whether you’re looking for a good spot for camping or for a cottage to rent, a cozy swimming pool, a great golf course or fun mini golf for the whole family, Hraunborgir in Grímsnes is a hidden pearl that will surely meet all your needs.

Whether you’re looking for a good spot for camping or for a cottage to rent, a cozy swimming pool, a great golf course or fun minigolf for the whole family, Hraunborgir in Grímsnes is a hidden pearl that will surely meet all your needs. Hraunborgir is located in Grímsnes one of Iceland’s most sought after cottage areas, where individuals and families have built their lovely summer cottages to enjoy some quiet time outside the city.

At Hraunborgir you can rent a real Icelandic cottage and try cottage living the Icelandic way in any season or enjoy camping during the summer. The location is perfect for travelers who want to explore South Iceland, have their base in a peaceful and beautiful setting, close to magnificent nature, luxurious amenities and a playground for the kids.

32a574a265825ee0d6969caebb0a401cClose to Iceland’s most famous natural gems Hraunborgir is located by Kiðjabergsvegur (Route 353) only 3 kilometers off Route 35 (aka. Biskupstungnabraut) and is ideal if you want to explore the Golden Circle, with Þingvellir National Park, Kerið, Gullfoss and Geysir. Also in short distance is Mt. Hekla, the beautiful Seljalandsfoss and Skógarfoss Waterfalls and Þórsmörk, a natural gem. On your way to or from Reykjavik you can check out the Hveragarður (Steamgarden) in the town of Hveragerði.

All these places and many more less advertised ones are easily accessible from Hraunborgir and so are the Icelandic Highlands where you can check out Langjökull Glacier and the infamous Eyjafjallajökull.

Those who want to enjoy a peaceful vacation in Iceland in spectacular nature with an amazing view in all directions should consider Hraunborgir as the place to be.

4ef5a22fa8e1874da31dd3fd009bf16cCharm in all seasons In the wintertime staying in one of the cozy cottages at Hraunborgir will keep you warm and comfortable. After a long day of exploring the Icelandic nature, it’s both beautiful and romantic to relax in the hot tub by your cabin and gaze at the starry sky and, with a touch of good luck, the Northern Lights. Both your body and spirit will thank you for it. The rental cottages at Hraunborgir have a sleeping area for up to 8 people. Many of them are getting old and have very different interior plans than modern cottages, giving guests that cozy “old times” feeling without letting them down when it comes to modern amenities.

Over the summer, Hraunborgir operates a nice warm swimming pool, hot tub, Jacuzzi, wading pool and a steambath, that can be enjoyed by all age groups. For golf enthusiasts there is a short 9-hole golf course where all holes are par 3. The course is suitable for both beginners and more experienced ones. From Hraunborgir, guests can also drive a short distance to many other golf courses, some of them the best in the country and within a 30 minute drive.

Make it happen Hraunborgir is designed for individuals, families and larger groups. Everything can be organized for your stay—accommodation with or without food and your travel to places in the area including river rafting, sea angling, special tours like glacier trips, and many other exciting activities.

Whether you’re looking for a good spot for camping or for a cottage to rent, a cozy swimming pool, a great golf course or fun minigolf for the whole family, Hraunborgir in Grímsnes is a hidden pearl that will surely meet all your needs.