Welcome to Skalatjörn Guesthouse
Experience the real Icelandic countryside , little family guesthouse located on a serene and quiet goat farm in south Iceland .
We offer comfortable accommodations six studeo apartments and big family apartment complete with private kitchen bathroom and Wi-Fi, free parking and views of the most famous volcanoes in Iceland, Eyjafjallajökull, Hekla the famous Golden Circle which entails natural wonders such as Gullfoss and Geysir is close by. Furthermore the crater Kerið, the old parliament site Þingvellir and the waterfalls Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss are close by, wonderful black beach is near the farm. Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland, is only 60 minutes driving and close to lots off attractions. Skálatjörn is perfect for travellers who love nature, animals and the calming countryside. Your hosts, will make you feel at home and will tend to your needs to make your stay the best possible. Meet their friendly goats and furry friends that live on the farm, it is truly a great place to stay for your Icelandic vacation.
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Why We Recommend Skálatjorn
We recommend Skalatjorn because of amazing hospitality and uniqueness you will have the pleasure of meeting their friendly goats, dogs and cats. Nature lovers will love this accommodation as the surroundings are picturesque and full of serene ambience. You will feel a bit isolated but still close enough to attractions, activities and grocery stores, excellent online reviews with nothing less than 5 stars show how happy past guests have been with their stay. The guest´s rating on booking.com is 9.4.

70 square meters three bedroom cozy apartment, single floor flat with ewery thing you need , the apartment is on the second floor with stunning views of Hekla and Eyjafjallajökull volcano , 1 bedroom with king bed, 1 bedroom with king bed 1 bedroom with sofa bed 120 cm and a baby cot. Fully well-equipped kitchen with standard fittings such as a large refrigerator, glass hob an oven, a microwave ,TV and Internet connection bed-sheets are in all rooms linen and towels soaps and tolilet paper and spacious bathrooms with a shower. This apartment is good for a small family with kids.
We also have six studio apartments one fore 3 person and five fore 2 person with a private bathroom, kitchenette well-equipped with standard fittings refrigerator microwave, hob ,TV and Internet connection bed-sheets linen towels soaps and tolilet paper and beautiful views of the mountains. free parking all around the Guesthouse .


Your hosts, Helena and Stefan, are proud goats farmers that moved from Reykjavik city in 2014 after living there for the past 30 years, before deciding to move to the countryside. Helena worked as a teacher and hairdresser with her own salon. Stefán worked as a carpenter and bricklayer. They look forward to welcoming their guests and give them a touch of what it is like to live in the countryside make you feel at home, comfortable and safe.
Skalatjorn works towards protecting the population of goats in Iceland and has the ambition to maintain the goat as a farm animal in Iceland.