About us

UmokkurGamli Skólinn – The Old Schoolhouse of Húsavík, is a family owned 3 floored timber framed house that dates back to the early 1900´s. Located at the base of Húsavik mountain and a short walk from the harbour, these converted apartments will make an ideal base for small groups visiting the town or exploring the north of Iceland. These self catering apartments with ample parking are located in a quiet central location of town, within short walking distance to all local attractions.

There are three apartments. The ground and middle floor apartments have two bedrooms, a bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen and a large open plan dining and living area. The third one, the ground floor flat has three bedrooms, a bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen and a large open plan dining and living area. All linen is provided.

The kitchens are equipped with a stove top, oven, fridge and dishwasher, with crockery, utensils etc.

The bathrooms have shower with a never ending supply of hot water, and towels are also provided.

There is also free WiFi provided in each apartment.

The apartments are a short walk to the center of town, located 400m from the iconic church of Húsavík, opposite the safnahús (culture museum). Within a short walk are the harbour, restaurants, cafes, bakery and supermarket.