Modern Apartment in Akureyri, Iceland
Of all the coolest places in the world, Iceland has to be up there near the top of the list. One of our team writers describes visiting the country as the nearest she can imagine to being on the moon, without getting into a rocket. With it’s lunar like, rocky landscape, and moody, changeable weather, Iceland truly is a mystical place.
So to fully appreciate Iceland, a room with a view is a must – but rent this Airbnb and you’ll get a whole two bedroom flat with a view! This architectural property is located in Vaðlaheiði near Akureyri, the capital of north Iceland.
With views over the bay, it’s the perfect place for spotting the Northern Lights and the summertime midnight sun. It sleeps four and prices start at £120 per night plus fees.
Go for a local hike, take in the breathtaking sights of one of the nearby stunning waterfalls or fjords, go ice fishing, try cross country skiing or take a whale watching trip. It’s all possible here. Then in the evening, sample some local delicacies and relax, truly surrounded by the most stunning of natural backdrops.