This family-run guest house is in Hvolsvöllur village, halfway between Reykjavík and Vik. It offers free WiFi, a guest kitchen, art café and restaurant. Skógafoss Waterfall is within 35 minutes’ drive...
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Ound this review helpful Eldsto is a perfect home base for touring the
south. It is centrally located, so many day trips are possible. The
owners are very welcoming and helpful. The accommodations are
comfortable, tastefully decorated, and clean. The kitchen has a
refrigerator, stove, electric kettle with coffee/tea and Thor's
hand-thrown pottery ... what people say » bowls and cups. Breakfast was serve ourselves, so we
could sleep in as long as we wanted. The couch is large and comfortable
and there is a flat scree -
We liked the warm welcome and the delicious dinner: very well prepared 'Ling' (fish) and a surprisingly tasty honey and ginger icecream dessert.
We appreciated the friendly service in helping us out with the bustimes and the interesting stories when showing us the photos of Eyjafjallajökul by Ragnar Sigurdsson. We surely recommend staying at Eldstó Guesthouse and if there is no need to stay at least try the tasteful food and bakery or visit the Gallery with ceramics.