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North Aurora Guesthouse

North Aurora Guesthouse is a magical guesthouse, placed in a quiet little village 70 meters from Road nr.1 (the so called ring road). The area at the guesthouse is surrounded with pure nature, Icelandic vegetation and a beautiful heath or a mountain hill.

North Aurora guesthouse is painted and designed by Feng Shui studies, and is geopathic stress free.

Goðafoss waterfall is only 9 km away.

You can take a 10 min. short (light) evening-walks with a guided medium (the host) up to the famous elves stone and experience the amazing therapeutic healing power around the stone. The perfect end of a great day.

The guided walks are only available for the guests of North Aurora guesthouse.

One of the best places in Iceland to see the stunning northern lights, plus The Aurora Observatory - Kárhóll is just 1.8 km away from here.

North Aurora guesthouse has excellent beds.

  • There are 9 rooms with access to 3 shared bathroom facilities on first floor.
    Free Internet (Wi-Fi)
  • Fully equipped kitchen, free coffee and hot drinks. Guests have access to a nice living room services as laundry.
  • Restaurant, bar, shop, swimming pool and a hot tub heated by geothermal water are in a few minutes' walk from the North Aurora guesthouse.
  • Lake Mývatn, the village Húsavík, and the Nature baths are in about 30 minutes' drive from the guesthouse.
  • Iceland is well known for its spectacular landscape and unique natural environment.
North Aurora Guesthouse

Lautavegur 8

GPS Points N65° 43' 9.203" W17° 22' 20.213"

+354 860-2206

Accommodation 9 Rooms / 18 Beds
Opening period All year

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Godafoss waterfall

The Goðafoss waterfall is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland. The water of the river Skjálfandafljót falls from a height of 12 meters over a width of 30 meters.

In the year 1000 the Lawspeaker Þorgeir Ljósvetningagoði made Christianity the official religion of Iceland. After his conversion Þorgeir threw his statues of the Norse gods into the waterfall.

History and Culture
16.85 km
The old farm house

Grenjaðarstaður is the site of a church, and also of one of the most famous turf farms in Iceland. It was home to the chieftains of the past, and it is an enlightening experience to visit the farm and become acquainted with the lives of Iceland's rich and famous in days gone by.

North Iceland

Towns & Villages

Society and the economy have many faces. Whereas agriculture is the mainstay of rural areas, the towns depend upon fishing, industry, trade and a range of services, with each village having its own characteristics though they all prove hospitable hosts. 
The availability of food and accommodation and the possibilities at every location for recreation and entertainment make hopping between the villages informative as well as fun.   
In every case, the residents are lively and ready to celebrate.

Explore map with pictures

Map Akureyri Hrafnagil Grímsey Raufarhöfn Kópasker Þórshöfn Bakkafjörður Húsavík Mývatn Laugar Svalbarðseyri Grenivík Hjalteyri Hauganes Árskógssandur Dalvík Hrísey Ólafsfjörður Siglufjörður Hofsós Hólar Varmahlíð Sauðárkrókur Skagaströnd Blöndós Hvammstangi Laugarbakki Borðeyri