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Nest Guesthouse

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Nest Guesthouse is located in Raufarhöfn – the Arctic Circle Village.

We offer made up beds in rooms for 1 to 4 persons with shared bathroom and showers on every floor. All guests have access to a fully equipped kitchen and living room.

We also offer a family apartment for 2 to 4 persons with private kitchen, bathroom and shower.

Nest Guesthouse is suitable for groups up to 30 persons.

In Nest Guesthouse we have good beds and free Wi-Fi.

 

Be our Guest at The Nest. We look forward to welcoming you!

 

In the village of Raufarhöfn guests can find a grocery store and restaurant, a swimming pool with sauna, handicrafts gallery, café and more.

The Arctic Henge at Raufarhöfn is under construction; a huge stone structure with allusions to mythology and folklore, designed to interact with the unique natural light.

The area is nice for hiking, bird watching and nature sightseeing.

 

Nest Guesthouse is ideal for a peaceful stay to enjoy walks, fishing and the midnight sun at the edge of the arctic. The area around The Nest, Melrakkaslétta plain is renowned for the natural splendour of its spring and summer nights, a large number of lakes and rich bird life. Ideal location for the spectacular northern lights display in the winter months.

 

At the northern extremity of the plain is Hraunhafnartangi point, Iceland’s northernmost extent.

 

In the neighbourhood:

Rauðanes peninsula in Þistilfjörður is an example of exceptional natural beauty. There is a marked path which takes you along a circular route of about 7 km of easy walking.

The Leader-sheep center in Svalbarð in Þistilfjörður. The Leader-sheep breed and Icelandic sheep herding have been joined by unbreakable bonds since the beginning of settlement in Iceland. With its resiliency, intelligence and exceptional leadership qualities the Leader-sheep has repeatedly proven its worth and value, especially regarding sheep grazing in earlier times. Café Silla in the cellar.

The Northern Þingeyjarsýsla Heritage Museum two kilometers from the village of Kópasker, this museum presents a unique collection of local objects showing daily life in the 19th and 20th centuries.

The Earthquake Center at Kópasker is an interesting exhibition of photographs and other material connected to the seismic activity in Öxarfjörður in 1975, the Kópasker earthquake on 13 January 1976 and the volcanic eruptions at Krafla 1975-1984.

Nest Guesthouse

Nest Guesthouse

Nest Guesthouse is located in Raufarhöfn – the Arctic Circle Village. We offer made up beds in rooms for 1 to 4 persons with shared bathroom and showe
Kaupfélagið Raufarhöfn

Kaupfélagið Raufarhöfn

Restaurant and gallery.
Hotel Norðurljós

Hotel Norðurljós

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Raufarhöfn

Raufarhöfn

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Raufarhöfn lighthouse

Raufarhöfn lighthouse

A small road leads from the little village Raufarhöfn "The Arctic Circle Village" up to the lighthouse on steep cliffs. A picnic bench offers the opti
Arctic Henge

Arctic Henge

Set in Raufarhöfn, one of the most remote and northernmost villages in Iceland where the Arctic Circle lies just off the coast, the Arctic Henge (Heim
Raufarhöfn Camping Ground

Raufarhöfn Camping Ground

Located by the swimming pool. Find us on Facebook here.
Raufarhöfn Swimming pool

Raufarhöfn Swimming pool

BUSINESS HOURS Summer opening, June - August Mon-Fri 16:30-19:30 Sat-Sun 14:00-17:00   Winter openingMon-Sat 16-19Closed on Sundays  Find us on Face

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