A mid century modern family apartment in Reykjavík

A mid century modern family apartment in Reykjavík




Jun 2021

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3 Bedrooms
Sleeps 4
1 Bathrooms

About our home

We live in a spacious, bright, modern apartment, which is fully equipped for families with small children. Our apartment consists of a hallway, kitchen-dining area, kitchen, a spacious living room, dining room, one bathroom, two children's bedrooms, one master bedroom and same-level laundry area with a washer and dryer.
In our apartment you will find many toys, kids tableware, bicycles and bicycle chariots and strollers. We have a small garden with a mini pick-nick bench and a small tree swing, and a small balcony with a charcoal grill.
We have a large flat screen TV with Netflix, Disney+ and Viaplay subscriptions. We also have a high speed internet access with unlimited data. Our kitchen is equipped with a stand mixer, a sparkling water maker, a nespresso machine, along with all the usual kitchen appliances.


More about us

  1. We are a family of four, Kristín and Benedikt, 34 and our children are 5 and 3

  2. Benedikt is a lawyer and Kristín is a statistician

  3. We love mid century furniture and architecture, but our main goal is to keep our home functional, fun and kid friendly

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Where is it?


We live in a safe, quiet, family friendly neighbourhood, which is ideally situated right next to the city center (15 minute walk/5 minute bike ride to Laugarvegur 101 - ca 1 km). We have a convenient store and a bus stop 70m from our home. A bakery and a pharmacy, plus one of Iceland's biggest shopping malls Kringlan is less than 700m away. Perlan is 500m away - with museums, a café and pathways through a unique forrest environment, which makes for fun, easy hiking for all ages. Right next to Perlan is Nautholsvik, a geothermal beach, with heated sea water and an open door spa, free of charge.
There are 6 playgrounds within 500m away from the house.
A heated outdoor and indoor, kid friendly pool, Sundhollin, is 1 km away.
Finally, 400m away is Klambratun, a big park with a museum, café, playground, outdoor grills, rock climbing, frisbee golf course and many more fun things

Buzzy restaurants
1-2 km away in downtown Reykjavik
Cool bars
1-2 km away in downtown Reykjavik
Cozy cafés
in Klambratun, Perlan, Kringlan and downtown
Retail therapy
Kringlan and Laugarvegur 1 km away
Walks in the park
Klambratun and Oskjuhlid (near Perlan)
Spot of exercise
Klambratun and Oskjuhlid (near Perlan)

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