Brimnes Hotel, accommodation, restaurant, Olafsfjordur
By the lake in Ólafsfjörður in Fjallabyggd, Iceland, about 45 min. drive north from Akureyri
By the lake in Ólafsfjörður in FJALLABYGGD, NE Iceland, about 45 min. drive north from Akureyri ( 60 km ) and 15 min. from Dalvík (17 km) linked with a 3,5 km tunnel through the mount Múli. Another tunnel opening in 2010 over to Siglufjörður, part of FJALLABYGGD as well.
11 dbl rooms with private facilities and 8 dbl rooms in 4 cottages sharing facilities in each cottage. Every cottage fully equipped with kitchen, TV, bathroom etc. A hot pot on the veranda of each of the 8 cottages.
A nice dining room, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Wireless Internet connection. Hot pots in every bungalow. Rowing boats on the lake available to guests.
A quiet fishingvillage, convenient for sightseeing to nearby areas, but also offering several other activity options such as skiing, hiking, kayaking, golfing, fishing, horseback riding, bird watching, swimming, diving & visiting museums.
To our west; Skagafjordur. The old episcopal see Holar in Hjaltadalur, The Icelandic Emigration Center in the little town of Hofsos, The Herring Museum in Siglufjordur, the western part of Fjallabyggd. To our east; The folkmuseum in Dalvik ( with Joi the giant ). The isle of Hrisey ( ferry from Arskogssandur ), The isle of Grimsey on the arctic circle ( ferry from Dalvik ). The old factory at Hjalteyri. Akureyri. Dettifoss waterfall. Mývatn.
Please contact for prices and booking information.
Open all year round.
The Exploration Museum
Address: Héðinsbraut 3a, 640 Húsavík