Skalatjorn Homestay

Skalatjorn, Iceland

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Stay on a Goatfarm in South Iceland

Welcome to Skalatjorn Homestay

Experience the real Icelandic countryside with Skalatjorn Homestay, little family hotel located on a serene and quiet goat farm in Skálatjörn, Iceland. This farmstay offer comfortable accommodations complete with free Wi-Fi, views of the most famous volcanoes in Iceland, Eyjafjallajökull and Hekla and close to attractions. Skalatjorn Homestay is perfect for travellers who love nature, animals and the calming countryside. Your lovely and welcoming hosts, Helena and Stefan, will make you feel at home and will tend to your needs to make your stay the best possible. Meet their friendly goats and furry friends that live on the farm, it is truly a great place to stay for your Icelandic vacation. is our webside fore you is a voucher code gift and you will get 20% discount.

Why We Recommend Skalatjorn Homestay

We recommend Skalatjorn Homestay because of their amazing hospitality and uniqueness. Staying on this farm you will have the pleasure of meeting their friendly goats, dogs and cats. Nature lovers will love this accommodation with picturesque surroundings and serene ambience. You will feel isolated but still close enough to attractions, activities and grocery stores. Their excellent online reviews with nothing less than 5 stars show how happy past guests were with their stay. You can read their reviews here!


Helena and Stefan's comfortable house was built in 2006 and is modern. They enjoy having people at their house and offer two bedrooms in their house equipped with two single beds and free Wi-Fi is available. If you want to stay in a cozy apartment they have one apartment above the stable with stunning views of Hekla volcano and Eyjafjallajökull volcano, equipped with 2 double beds, 1 sofa bed. This apartment is good for a small family with kids. They also have six studio apartments equipped with a private bathroom, kitchenette with microwave, stovetop, and beautiful views of the mountains.


Skalatjorn Homestay is in a great location for travellers that want to explore Iceland and see the magnificent attractions. The famous Golden Circle is nearby the farm. Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland, is only 60 minutes away. Mountain tracks of Fjallabaksleið is few kilometres away. Take a day trip to Vestmannaeyjar or drive 15 minutes to Selfoss, the third largest city in Iceland to go swimming, golfing or dining. If you want to go horseback riding, there are several horse stables in the neighbourhood. From the farm, you can get lucky enough to see the mesmerizing northern lights in the sky.

About Your Hosts

Your hosts, Helena and Stefan, are proud goats farmers that moved from Reykjavik city in 2014 after living there for the past 30 years before deciding to move to the countryside. Helena worked as a teacher and hairdresser with her own salon. Stefán worked as a carpenter and bricklayer. They look forward to welcoming their guests and give them a touch of what it is like to live in the country side. Your hosts will make you feel at home, comfortable and safe.

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Skalatjorn Homestay Contact Information:
Phone: 354 8996685