Home to one of the world's largest puffin colonies

Country Hotel
Our seaside Country Hotel, located close to my fathers farm has 32 rooms, all with private bathroom. At our restaurant you can enjoy evening buffet with fresh fish and more local food. We want our Hotel to become your relaxed home away from home where you can step out and enjoy or Hiking area or just visit the puffins and pure nature at every step.
Puffin Paradise
“Best Bird Watching
Place in Iceland”
For bird watching lovers THIS is the place. 10m drive from the hotel we can see Puffins 1 meter from us. There’s a huge colony very near and we have every conditions to photograph them.
Your Relaxed Home Away From Home
We have 32 rooms, each with private bathroom, some suitable also for families with children. There is free access to high-speed wireless Internet in the entire building. Breakfast is of course included in the price for all of our guests. We want you to feel at home during your stay.
The Restaurant
Enjoy Our Famous
Fish Buffet
Our restaurant at Álfheimar is casual but elegant family owned restaurant, with the focus on local ingredients. They are fresher, and our policy is to support local small-scale farmers and fishermen as often as we can. Each morning at the Restaurant starts with a fresh breakfast buffet and in the evening you can enjoy our famous fish buffet with vegan needs and more.
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European Destination of Excellence
Borgarfjörður​ Eystri
​​Borgarfjörður eystri offers you a chance to experience a genuine Icelandic fishing village with a small boat fishery, which is quite different from the large-scale fisheries that are more prominent in Iceland.
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