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Rauðsdalur

Rauðsdalur Guesthouse is a nice place in the southern Westfjords. We offer accommodation all year round in 12 rooms with shared bathroom facilities. There are cooking facilities for guests and a traditional Icelandic breakfast for those who request during summertime.

We offer accommodation in made-up beds and also sleeping bag accommodation.

Our guesthouse is conveniently located for passengers of Baldur, the Breidafjord ferry, as we are only within a 5km driving distance from the ferry docks in Brjánslæk. Below our farm is a unique sandy beach which is perfect for late summer night walks. At Rauðsdalur there is also traditional farming, primarily with sheep and cows.

Rauðsdalur is located by road 62, 50km from Patreksfjörður and 85km from Látrabjarg. Two swimming pools are nearby - 6km to Krossholt and 10km to Flókalundur. Both places also have natural hot pots

Rauðsdalur

Barðaströnd

GPS Points N65° 29' 21.079" W23° 15' 31.317"
Website raudsdalur.is
Accommodation 12 Rooms / 28 Beds
Opening period All year
Service Dogs allowed Smoking not allowed Sleeping bag acc. Hotel / guesthouse Cooking facilities Credit cards accepted

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