Fish Creek Villa
The ultimate Icelandic take on modernist luxury, Fish Creek, set on 200 hectares of unspoiled countryside surrounded by mountains and spectacular scenery, is located in Borgarfjörður in west Iceland, one and a half hours drive from Reykjavik and 20 minutes from Borgarnes village.
Some of Iceland´s most famous natural wonders can be found in in the region: Grábrók crater, Surtshellir cave, Hraunfossar waterfalls, Deildartunguhver Europe’s most powerful hot spring and Snæfellsnes National Park.
The property is commonly referred to as “a natural pearl”. Iceland’s famous Norðurá salmon river, with its two impressive waterfalls Glanni and Laxfoss, is within easy walking distance from the villa and the views of Baula Mountain, the iconic landmark of west Iceland,picturesque craters and colorful lava fields are unsurpassed from Fish Creek.
- Sleeps 6-12
- 6 double or king suites all with private bathroom facilities, powder room
- Fully equipped with washer, dryer, hair dryer,Smart TV, DVD player, Wi-Fi
- Entertainment room, table tennis table
- Conference facilities
- Jacuzzi, gym and BBQ facilities
Fish Creek is an architect designed, awe-inspiring, new and very modern villa, featuring a contrasting color pallet of beiges, blacks and greys with warm wood and copper tones carefully chosen both inside and out to harmonize with its natural surroundings.
Floor to ceiling windows through out the main living areas ensures an abundance of natural light and creates equilibrium between the raw natural beauty of the outdoors and the indulgent luxury within.
With its open design, kitchen living and dining areas flow seamlessly from one to another and spill out onto a private heated wooden deck with geothermal hot tub and change rooms.
The facilities for entertaining at Fish Creek are second to none. With stunning views, open interior, surrounding decks, central fully equipped kitchen with “state of the art” appliances, Fish Creek is the perfect choice for a family holiday,wedding or corporate function.
Cleverly incorporated, the kitchen boasts two dishwashers, two ovens, a built-in coffee machine while double refrigeration and freezer capacity are included in a separate storage and work room for catering staff.
This villa is offered on a fully hosted basis, so sit back and enjoy your stay and the dedicated services from our professional team.
Perfect for a family gathering or group of friends, Fish Creek boasts 6 double orking size suites each with its own en suite. Each bedroom, varying in sizebetween 20-40 square meters is beautifully appointed with quality bedding,linen and stunning views.
Private king-size suites on the lower level, each with their own en-suite, floor to ceiling windows to take in the superb views and access to a private verandah, are well soundproofed and extremely spacious. Enjoy facilities way beyond that of any private or boutique hotel.
The villa is built over 2 levels, the upper level comprising the main living areas, 4 bedrooms and a separate television room equipped with the latest technology Smart TV and DVD player.The lower level hosts a further 2 suites,entertainment room with conference facilities,home cinema, table tennis table and other things for amusement together with a private gym.The villa is self-sustainable both in terms of freshwater as well as pure geothermal water originating from wells on the property. The geothermal water is used for baths, showers, hot tub and floor heating throughout.
Fish Creek is a unique property. It provides the highest standards of accommodation in breathtaking surrounds. Its location ensures privacy, security and freedom to explore the various hiking trails, waterfalls and rivers nearby while in winter, provides the perfect location to view Northern Lights.
Borgarfjördur offers a variety of activities. Whether you want to go lava caving, visit a museum, ride a horse, play golf, go fishing or hiking, take a glacier tour or relax in one of the swimming pools – Borgarfjörður has it all.
The area hosts the famous waterfalls Laxfoss and Glanni, the magnificent glaciers Langjökull and Eiriksjökull and Europe´s largest hot spring, Deildartunguhver.
The historic locality of Reykholt, former residence of Iceland’s well known Saga writer and Poet Snorri Sturluson is easily accessible, with its renowned church and Snorrastofa. Húsafell is close by with its amazing golf course, a unique local artist and unlimited hiking paths.
For lovers of the outdoor there is a myriad of opportunities for walks in the surrounding countryside.
Norðurá is without doubt one of the finest salmon fishing rivers in Iceland with a recent annual catch of 3350 salmon. It is aunique experience to take a stroll down to the river during the fishing period and watch the salmon swim or jump in its natural surroundings.
Fish Creek, a jewel in the beautiful area of Borgarfjörður, provides the perfect setting for families, group of friends or colleagues to enjoy precious moments together in the privacy, security and luxury of a magnificent property and surrounded by nature at its most tranquil. Alternatively Fish Creek is available, upon request, for private functions.