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Kópavogur, Iceland

Front of house.

Front of house.

Guðrún, Leifur and two of our grown up children.

Guðrún, Leifur and two of our grown up children.

Part of the livingroom.

Part of the livingroom.

Outdoor geothermal swimming pool next door, 50 m long. Great place for all ages!

Outdoor geothermal swimming pool next door, 50 m long. Great place for all ages!

Sunny living room

Sunny living room

Dining table - can be enlarged for 8 people

Dining table - can be enlarged for 8 people

Dining - and living room in one open space.

Dining - and living room in one open space.

Kitchen with dishwasher, new stove and oven.

Kitchen with dishwasher, new stove and oven.

Bathroom with tub and shower.

Bathroom with tub and shower.

Bathroom

Bathroom

Master bedroom. Bed 180 cm x 200.

Master bedroom. Bed 180 cm x 200.

Guest room. Bed 110 x 200. In second bedroom there is a 140x200 bed.

Guest room. Bed 110 x 200. In second bedroom there is a 140x200 bed.

Entrance hall.

Entrance hall.

Vegetable garden and washing line behind house. A sunny, peaceful spot.

Vegetable garden and washing line behind house. A sunny, peaceful spot.

Salurinn concert hall is in the neighborhood.

Salurinn concert hall is in the neighborhood.

Gerðarsafn Art Gallery.

Gerðarsafn Art Gallery.

The barbecue and sitting area behind the house.

The barbecue and sitting area behind the house.

Guðrun and Leifur in Bulgaria

Guðrun and Leifur in Bulgaria

Gudrun

Gudrun

Front of house. Guðrún, Leifur and two of our grown up children. Part of the livingroom. Outdoor geothermal swimming pool next door, 50 m long. Great place for all ages! Sunny living room

Dining table - can be enlarged for 8 people
 Dining - and living room in one open space.
Kitchen with dishwasher, new stove and oven.  

Bathroom with tub and shower.
Bathroom Master bedroom. Bed 180 cm x 200. 
Guest room. Bed 110 x 200. In second bedroom there is a 140x200 bed.

Entrance hall.
Vegetable garden and washing line behind house. A sunny, peaceful spot.
Salurinn concert hall is in the neighborhood.  Gerðarsafn Art Gallery. The barbecue and sitting area behind the house. 
Guðrun and Leifur in Bulgaria Gudrun
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House with beautiful garden and a swimming pool next door - 12 minutes drive from center of Reykjavik - CHRISTMAS 2018 OR EASTER 2019

Welcome to our warm and friendly house of 150 square meters, on one floor. Located in a very quiet street and a green area. Nearby is a culture center with a library, concert hall, natural museum and art gallery. Shopping street as well. Public outdoors geothermal pool next door, suitable for children as well as enthusiastic swimmers. The whole area is perfect for cycling, running, walking, enjoying. Bus station 5 minutes walk from house, 10 minutes bus-ride to Reykjavik center.

Description of house:
Living room and dining room side by side, bright and spacious. Three bedrooms:One master bed room with double bed, one other room with double bed and a third room with a 110 x 200 bed. Extra mattress can be added in the rooms. A bathroom with a bathtub, shower and WC, plus a WC. Washing room, cloakroom. Books, records, CD, Wi-Fi, TV.

Our house is surrounded by a wonderful, private garden. Our neighbors are nice and helpful.

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 0 Children
  • 2 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Gudrun works at the University of Iceland
  • Leifur is a program producer at the Icelandic Radio RUV

Our Home

  • House Type: Single storey home
  • Environment: In the city
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 6

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Non-simultaneous exchange
  • Home exchange

Outdoor

  • Garden

Facilities

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

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Italy
  • Portugal
  • Malta
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom
  • France
  • Greece
  • Croatia
  • Prague, Czechia

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Dansk
  • Islenska
  • Svenska

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Keflavik airport (KEF) - 30 min. drive

Our house is in a very quiet street with nice gardens, good neighbours and little traffic. Nearby is a culture center with a very good library, concert hall, natural museum and art gallery.

http://english.gerdarsafn.is/
http://www.natkop.is/english/

Nice outdoors public geothermal pool next door. This is a perfect area for cycling, running, walking. Close to the sea, with interesting bird-life and beautiful walks.There are walking and cycling tracks in the area that take you to wonderful green areas in Reykjavík and surroundings. Supermarkets and grocery stores in walking distance.

Bus stations are 5 minutes from house, 10 minutes bus ride to the citycenter of Reykjavík.

TO DO AND SEE IN THE CAPITAL AREA
http://www.visitreykjavik.is/
http://www.visitreykjavik.is/events
http://www.visitreykjavik.is/events

Occupation

  • Gudrun works at the University of Iceland
  • Leifur is a program producer at the Icelandic Radio RUV

Children

  • No children will be traveling with us.

Pets

  • We do not have pets.

About Our Family

Our family varies in size, depending on circumstances. In January 2017 we are two adults living in the house. We have three grown up children and three grandchildren.

Lifestyle

We spend much of our free time outdoors, walking, swimming, hiking, gardening. We like to travel, abroad and all around Iceland. We also sing in a choir and we like all sorts of musical events and theatre. Reading good books is also on the favorite list and spending time with our family and grandchildren.