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The Old Post Office

Accommodation in double or single rooms in made-up beds with shared bathroom and cooking facilities. One family room with private bathroom. All rooms have internet access and television. Nice view from each room, either towards the mountain range in the south or the ocean and the majestic Kirkjufell Mountain in the north.

Restaurants, grocery shop, souvenir shop, banks etc. within walking distance.

The Old Post Office

Grundargötu 50

GPS Points N64° 55' 30.429" W23° 15' 52.733"

+354 430-8043

Accommodation 7 Rooms / 12 Beds
Opening period All year
Service Caveing Climbing Open year round Horse riding Light house Conference facilities Smoking not allowed Place of interest Place of interest Walking path Pharmacy Bird watching Tire service View point with information dial Garage Viewing point Petrole station Seal colony Coffe shop Restaurant Swimming pool Fishing permits Cooking facilities Sports hall Internet access Washing machine Ski-lift Hot pot Whale watching Shower Golf course Grocery store Post office Handy craft for sale ATM Bank Library Boat tours Health service Dog hotel Credit cards accepted Bar Car ferry Play ground
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Kirkjufell mountain

Grundarfjörður's beautiful landmark is the most photographed mountain in Iceland. Its isolated position jutting out into the sea makes it a focal point for tourists and seamen alike. Surrounded by beaches, Kirkjufell has a lovely walking trail around it as well as a more challenging climb up to the top where bird and fish fossils can be found (guide is recommended).


Crafts & Design
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  • 350 Grundarfjörður
  • 842-1307
Storyteller´s Lodge
Cultural Centres
  • Sæból 13
  • 350 Grundarfjörður
  • 893-7714


Samkaup Úrval
  • Grundargata 38
  • 350 Grundarfjörður
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  • Grundargata 59
  • 350 Grundarfjörður
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