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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Akranes, Iceland - Updated 2020

Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Akranes, Iceland - Updated 2020
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Akranes is a port town, located on the west coast of Iceland and just a stone’s throw away from the capital of Reykjavik. There are a lot of tourist attractions here, such as the Akranes Folk Museum, the Old Akranes Lighthouse, as well as a photography exhibition and an 18-hole golf course. There are regular bus services available for transport.

This tiny hidden treasure on the west coast of Iceland is sure to surprise you with its beauty. Other than tourist destinations, some well-known cafes and restaurants are also present here. Here is a list of top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Akranes, Iceland.

1. Two-bedroom apartment with stunning ocean views (from USD 140)

A stay at this apartment will not only be a comfortable one but will also give you stunning views of the peninsula. This place is the perfect option for a romantic getaway or a family outing. The owners of this apartment provide you with convenience and comfort and are just a call away. This apartment has two bedrooms that are suitable to accommodate four guests and it provides all the necessary amenities. The hosts promise to make their stay an ideal one.

Nice apartment, great ocean view. Licence nr HG-22
Akranes, West, Iceland
101 reviews
Entire apartment 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The apartment itself is spacious and comfortable with all the amenities inside
Really cozy apartment with a single bedroom and a separate bed in the living room
The apartment was exactly like the description
It is more beautiful than how it looks like in the picture
It felt totally like home
Cleanliness:
The apartment was very clean and exactly as described
Her house is very spacious and clean
The setting by the ocean is beautiful and the apartment was very clean and comfortable
Very clean welcoming and spacious Bright with lovely view of ocean and private bathroom
The house was super clean and comfortable
Host:
but she was waiting up for us
We met Sigga too who was a wonderful host & so attentive to all our needs
The owner is very friendly and helpful excellent and immediate communication
The host was extremely friendly and gave us maps and tips of things to visit she kindly provided us with milk for our coffee and snacks
The host is very friendly and approachable
Location:
it's about 40 mins away
The location was pleasant and easily accessible a great location for exploring Akranes
The house is located in a beautiful place
Akranes is a beautiful coastal town around 30 minutes away from Reykjavik
There were a couple of shops and restaurants
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2. Charming rooms near Reykjavík (from USD 56)

The ideal location of these rooms makes it a very convenient rental for all guests who stay. A total of 13 guests have recently reported that they have found their rooms sparkling clean, neat, and tidy. Unlike most of the other homes on our list, this rental includes breakfast. The rooms have easy access to major tourist attractions and you will also have a mesmerizing view of Akranes Mountain, right from your room.

2 charming rooms located 42 KM from Reykjavík.
Akranes, West, Iceland
166 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
The bed was super comfortable
The room has a shared bathroom and kitchen (without a hot plate)
In the shower - many kinds of toiletries
The room is cozy and well equipped
The shower smelled like sulfur
Cleanliness:
Everything was very clean and comfy
Everything was really clean and comfortable
The place was really clean
It was very clean and the bathroom was very spacious
Good place to rest between the North and the South
Host:
they are very welcoming friendly and helpful
so he allowed me to have a late check out
They had snacks laid out and food for the morning
The hosts are really kind and give great tips
Helgi and her family were great hosts
Location:
This entire ordeal took around 45 minutes which was not good
The home is in a good location to walk to restaurants and the main area of town
instead it's located only 5-10 minutes from restaurants
Great place at a great price Just minutes away from the lighthouse
clean place in a great location
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3. House near Langisandur Beach (from USD 83)

This Airbnb rental is located five minutes away from the famous Langisandur Beach and has a welcoming feel. The host, Linda, is a sweet and caring person, whose top-most priority is to provide every required assistance and help to all her guests. She makes sure that all the basic amenities are provided, so guests have a hassle-free stay.

This property has a shared lounge and free parking. Its cancellation policy is flexible and, if you cancel within 48 hours, there is no charge. Do note, however, that pets are not allowed on their property.

Hlýlegt,bjart og kosý.Hús með sál..
Akranes, West, Iceland
49 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is very large enough for three people to use The bathroom is very clean
Shared bathroom for three rooms even plus one toilet
The beds were more comfortable than at home
The room was very nice with very comfortable beds
We stayed for one night in a three bed room and it was lovely
Cleanliness:
Nice breakfast and clean rooms
the bathroom was very clean as well
Very clean large room Very central with hot pool nearby
The house was cosy and clean and the breakfast was really delicious
The room was big and clean
Host:
the host Linda is very sweet and friendly
friendly funny and thoughtful
but she was very welcoming and helpful with a lot of good advice
She was a lovely hostess and the breakfast was great
She made us an amazing breakfast
Location:
Great spot walking distance to a good restaurant And
It is out of the traffic of Reykjavik and convenient to day tours of west Iceland
Akranes was a beautiful little town just outside of Reykjavik we stopped and stayed on our way to the Snaefell Peninsula
Walking distance from a few restaurants and small geothermal bath
A really nice place to stay loved it here
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4. Charming room in a historical house (from USD 69)

Inspired by the local art and culture, this property is the best of its kind, as it gives you a real-life experience of olden times. If you want to have an authentic experience of life in Iceland, this could be your perfect abode. Facilities, such as a shared bathroom, free Wi-Fi, parking for cars, and many others, are available on this property.

You can also spend some quality time interacting with the other guests, or even the owners, over a cup of coffee. You can expect to get good service and all the amenities required, such as fresh linen and bath towels, throughout your stay.

Charming room in a historical house
Akranes, Iceland
36 reviews
Private room in guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we really enjoyed the nice bed and the big bathroom
The room was spacious spotless
nice views on the sea nearby
The room was huge and so was the bathroom with a wonderful shower
tea available dishes and kitchen access and the town itself was in walking distance with much to see and do
Cleanliness:
Everything was clean and tidy Good place to stay
The room was lovely and clean
so it was exceptionally quiet and peaceful
However place was clean and had what we needed to rest up for the night
The room and bathroom were very clean and comfortable
Host:
Eggert met us and was very helpful and welcoming
The house was really very nice with a tastefull interior Very friendly and informative owner
Everything worked out well and Ingibjorg responded really fast when we wrote her about our arrival time
She left our key at the frontdesk with a little note as explanation Very helpful and kind
warm with a very well equiped kitchen
Location:
We easily walked to restaurants and the shoreline Akranes
It's 40 minutes from Reykjavik but to get there
Eggert and Ingibjorgs place is in a really great location for travelling around by bus
The place is great near to the sea in a perfectly restored historic house
It's a lovely guest house
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5. Cosy turquoise room near Reykjavik (from USD 56)

This house is situated at a distance of about 40 minutes’ drive from Reykjavik. If you are looking for accommodation in Iceland, this place can serve your purpose. They have beautifully decorated bedrooms with cozy and comfortable beds that ensure you a good night’s sleep. After a tiring day of exploring the town of Akranes, all your body will crave is a good sleep and these rooms offer guests exactly that.

Cosy Turquoise Room. 40 min drive from Reykjavik
Akranes, Iceland
74 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen was well equipped
Room was on the small size and the sulfur water smell was pretty intense
Very nice place with well equipped kitchen and
Great equiped kitchen room with his own mini fridge
The bed was very comfortable
Cleanliness:
Everything was blinking and clean
The place was very clean and Pauline was very welcoming and
Pauline's place is very quiet clean and close to the ocean
The bed was very comfortable and there is a washer and dryer if needed
Renovated basement with everything you need but very cramped and sharing bath-kitchen with 3 rooms Host very nice friendly and accommodating
Host:
she was incredibly friendly and warm
She was very kind with us
She made check in easy and her dog was adorable and greeted us at the door
Pauline and her husband are super nice and so is their friendly dog :-)
Hospitable and informative host with a very friendly dog to greet you
Location:
This place is in a strategic position for visiting the Snaefellsnes Peninsula and the area of Reykjavik
Very well place between Reykjavik and the north west
We just stayed one night at Pauline's
Quiet place with parking on a street Close to grocery store
A good place to stay in A very friendly household
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6. Apartment set in a beautiful location (from USD 106)

This recently renovated apartment will guarantee you a good experience and a comfortable stay while you are traveling to the beautiful fishing town of Akranes. The host, named Kolbrun, is an expert in the hospitality sector and will surely give you a pleasant and ideal stay here. Located right in the heart of Akranes, the apartment has two bedrooms sufficient for four guests and it also has one common space with one couch, one sofa bed, and one bed for toddlers.

Beautiful Location
Akranes, Iceland
54 reviews
Entire apartment 5 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
Very nice 2 bedroom apartment in a very quiet little town next to the harbour with views of the sea from the balcony
This is one of the nicest
Immaculate spotlessly clean spacious and well-situated with a balcony overlooking the town square
Beautiful apartment in a quaint town
Super cool comfortable apartment with thoughtful touches like snacks in the kitchen and lots of towels and paper kitchen supplies and bags
Cleanliness:
The apartment is very clean
This apartment was beautifully decorated clean
Very clean spacious and nice neighborhood
the kitchen was well stocked and the house was extremely clean
Cozy clean and very much hospitality
Host:
Our host kept in good communication with us
The communication with Kolbrun was super fast and friendly
Great host and nicely offer lots of snacks
Spacious cosy home away from home with nice harbour views Lots of food provided by Kolbrun
Unforgetable time Feels like a second home and the most lovely owners helping in every situation
Location:
There are also a coffee shop and bakery just below
It's really a great house
You're 45 minutes to Reykjavik
It is amazing app in the centre of Akranes
There are two Bakeries within walking distance
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7. Modern, two-bedroom apartment near the harbor

Located amidst the beautiful small town of Akranes, this apartment, known as the White House is a beautiful, old-style villa that provides an ideal and comfortable stay. This colorful and sparkling clean villa is located in an ideal location that gives easy access to places such as the markets and restaurants. The apartment has accommodation for four guests with two bedrooms that have one double bed each. This apartment also has a very nice bathroom with a large shower. Most guests have given positive feedback about this apartment.

The White House apartment Akranes
209 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 4 Guests

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8. Melur - Traditional guesthouse

This traditional-style guesthouse, named Melur, is a cute and cozy wooden space. Located near shops and cafés, one can definitely enjoy staying here. The best part about this guesthouse is that there is always someone present to assist you, whenever required. Customer satisfaction is their top-most priority and they ensure you a comfortable and convenient stay. The host has a friendly nature and promises to provide an ideal stay.

All the basic and necessary amenities, such as a kitchen, free Wi-Fi, an iron, a dryer, and a washer, are available for your convenience.

Melur guesthouse Akranes - Double room
31 reviews
Private room 2 Beds 2 Guests

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9. One bedroom at the Melur Guesthouse

This is an ideal place to stay for those who are traveling solo or are on a business trip. This guesthouse promises to serve you with the highest quality of service and is one of the best accommodations available, at a reasonable price. If you are an adventurous soul and are traveling alone, the guesthouse is just perfect for you. It is traditionally styled and has a wooden and cozy ambiance.

There is also a large veranda you can enjoy while you breathe in the fresh air. They also provide all the basic amenities, such as free parking, Wi-Fi, and a kitchen, too.

Melur guesthouse Akranes - Single room
10 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 1 Guests

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10. Cozy one-bedroom room in Akranes

Get a feel-at-home experience at this cozy room. Daniela is a Superhost who is an expert in dealing with her guests, so you can definitely expect good hospitality and great service at this place. With one queen-size bed, this place can accommodate up to two guests. This place has fancy and cutesy décor that makes it a very fine place to stay. It is also located close to the major attractions of Akranes, such as the lighthouse, the beautiful beaches, and the central harbor.

Cozy Room n.1a , Akranes Iceland(35min,Reykjavík)
Akranes, Iceland
78 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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