Destination guide

Why people love visiting relaxing Egilsstadir

Enjoy the museums and other features of Egilsstadir. Travellers especially like the northern lights, lake and bars in this relaxing and welcoming city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Egilsstadir

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Egilsstadir is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fardaga Waterfall (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Lagarfljot (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Hengifoss (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Snaefellsstofa Visitor Center (22.3 mi / 35.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Egilsstadir

Fly into Egilsstadir (EGS), the closest airport, located 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Egilsstaðir?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6 holiday lettings near Egilsstaðir. From 4 Houses to 2 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Egilsstaðir for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Egilsstaðir?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 4 Houses in Egilsstaðir. Our other popular types of Egilsstaðir holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with outdoor grill/bbq in Egilsstaðir?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with outdoor grill/bbq among our 2 holiday homes with outdoor grill/bbq available in Egilsstaðir. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.