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The Icelandic horse is a favorite of many and known around the world
as an excellent steed. There are many horse rentals throughout the country offering short or
longer rides.

Dalahestar
Dalahestar horse rental is a small, family owned business. We offer personalized tours for individuals or smaller groups. Our main tours are alongside the beautiful river Laxá and down to the black sandshores of Hvammfjörður fjord and a beach tour that goes further into the fjord with the possibility of seeing seals as well as the white tailed eagle.  Please contact for tours and booking information. 
Hömluholt
Hömluholt Cottages and horsebreeding farm.  Hömluholt is located on the southern part of the Snæfellsnes peninsula by the Hafursfell mountain. A distance of 54 km from Borgarnes, 75 km from Reykjavík and 600 meters from the main road Snæfellsnesvegur.  Beautiful scenic views of the nearby mountains and of the seashore Löngufjörur are from Hömluholt. They offer 1-3 hour long horseback riding tours along the golden sandy beach where variety of bird species and seals can be seen.  Hömluholt from a different angle 
Berserkir & Valkyrjur
Explore the spectacular landscape of our area with us (private guide) by our E-mountain bikes, riding our horses (only for experienced riders) or hiking to some special places. 
Söðulsholt Travel Service
We offer private riding tours (1-3 hours) in beautiful surroundings on our riding paths in and surrounding Söðulsholt on the southern side of the Snæfellsnes peninsula. Our horse rental is small and guests staying with us at our cottages have priority booking status for riding tours. Please contact us for bookings.  Söðulsholt 
Stóri-Kambur horse rental
Stóri-Kambur Horse rental offers riding tours under Snæfellsjökull glacier.
Horse Centre Borgartún
Hestamiðstöðin Borgartún offers 1-2 hour riding tours in a beautiful nature on the outskirts of Akranes. Our tours are a wonderful experience for all those who want to try riding the Icelandic horse. Whether you are novice or experienced riders, young or old, these friendly horses with their nimble and willing nature are a pleasure to ride in their natural environment. We specialize in smaller groups with a personalized service and we are open all year round. When the weather is not on our side we can always ride inside.
Hestaland
One thing that makes us unique is that we take the time to give each rider a prep lesson in our large indoor arena before heading out on the trail for a scenic ride. This is to ensure that you're comfortable on your horse and prepared for your ride. For those who seek a private experience, we offer private tours that ensure you will be alone with your group and one or two guides.  Contact: louisa@hestaland.net / +354 841 7854
Sturlureykirhorses / Visiting HorseFarm
Want to get to know the Icelandic horse? The Visiting HorseFarm at Sturlu-Reykir (route 518) is a good place to do so. It specializes in welcoming those who just want to meet this world-famous breed in a friendly environment. Visiting HorseFarm is run by the couple Hrafnhildur and Jóhannes who have been practicing horsemanship all their lives in Borgarfjörður. They offer horse rides, stablevisit, natural hotspring, homebaked ryebread, coffee and hot chocolate. Open daily from 10:00 to 16:00. Please contact for tours and booking information.
Lýsuhóll-Snæhestar
Lýsuhóll is a small family business. Accommodation offered in cosy little cottages and a guesthouse with double and single rooms. There is a restaurant and horse back riding tours are offered.  During summer you can rent six cosy little summer cottages which consist of a bedroom, a living-room, a small kitchen, shower and toilet and are ideal for two or four people, especially families. From all the cottages you have a fantastic view of the glacier Snæfellsjökull, the mountains and the sea. Accommodation is also available in two bigger houses with 4 rooms each which can be used all year round. There are two twin/double rooms, one single and a big family room. They all have a washing basis in the room and share two bathrooms with showers. There is a kitchen with all the basic equipment and a cosy sitting and dining room. There is a hot tub on the veranda. Horse riding tours offered on the Snæfellsnes peninsula, mostly along the wide beaches of Iceland's most beautiful horse riding area "Löngufjörur". Longer and shorter guided horse riding tours available upon request. Swimmingpool and hot tub nearby the farm (with warm mineral water directely from the ground).
Kast Guesthouse
We opened our guesthouse in June 2011. We started with 16 rooms in our beautiful bequeathed family land surrounded by the ocean, mountains and of course with our horses, all the family being accomplished and passionate riders. In 2014, we inaugurated a new modern building with 11 beautiful rooms, increasing our capacity to 27 rooms in total. Kast Guesthouse is a family owner and run, with the help (only in high season) of very experienced individuals from all over the world who fell in love with iceland and what it has to offer, and are willing to give you their best advice and recommendations on what to do and see in their backyard.
Fjeldstedhestar.is
1-2 hour riding tours in beautiful surroundings on the banks of the Hvitá River, which is a glacial river flowing from Eiriksjökull Glacier. There are excellent facilities in a brand new riding arena which is specially designed for wheel chair users and the disabled. Horses of all capabilities. The riding school offers a 5-day course for children and teenagers during summer from Mondays to Fridays. Further information: gunna@fjeldstedhestar.iswww.fjeldstedhestar.is

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Kraftganga Lækjargata 4 101 Reykjavík 899-8199
Reykjavik Excursions BSÍ Bus Terminal 101 Reykjavík 580-5400
Absorb Iceland Rósarimi 1 112 Reykjavík 695-5566
Arctic Advanced Rjúpnasalir 10 201 Kópavogur 777-9966
Dalur-hestamiðstöð ehf. Dalland 271 Mosfellsbær 566-6885
Laxnes Horse Farm Laxnes 271 Mosfellsbær 5666179
Námshestar Kúludalsá 301 Akranes 897-9070
Oddsstaðir Oddsstaðir I 311 Borgarnes 864-5713
Hestaferðir Stóra Kálfalæk 2 Stóri Kálfalækur 2 311 Borgarnes 847-0293
Iceland By Horse Litla Drageyri 311 Borgarnes 697-9139
Kimpfler Hrafnkelsstaðir 311 Borgarnes 896-3749
Ólafur Flosason Breiðabólstaður 320 Reykholt í Borgarfirði 897-9323
Áshestar Stóri-Ás 320 Reykholt í Borgarfirði 847-7051
Brimhestar Brimilsvellir 356 Snæfellsbær 436-1533
Lýsuhóll Lýsuhóll 356 Snæfellsbær 4356716