Puffin Palace guesthouse is in the very heart of Saudarkrokur beautiful “old district”. Puffin Palace has nine newly renovated, spacious, and comfortable rooms in two buildings on Saudarkrokur main street, Adalgata 10a and Adalgata 14. The bathroom with shower and a well equipped kitchen in each building is shared. Free parking and high speed Wifi.
Great location (central): Within 300 meters (330 yards) on the main street (Adalgata) from Puffin Palace you find restaurants, bakery, dance club, Microbar and the Puffin and friends exhibition.
Within 5 minutes of walking, you find the swimming pool with its famous hot pots, nice walking trails, the small harbour, the hubs above Saudarkrokur, were Icelandic horses and sheep are kept by local farmers. It’s also a great location to see Northern lights in the winter time.
Interesting locations in less than one hour driving distance are Grettislaug, Drangey, Glaumbaer Museum, Vidimyri, Holar and Hofsos (The most famous and award winning swimming pool is in Hofsos).
Numerous activities are in the Skagafjordur area. To name some, horse rentals, golf course, swimming pools, river rafting, angling, museums, ski resort, shooting range, bird watching and hiking trails. For more information see Visit Skagafjordur and Skagafjordur.
Staying at Puffin Palace is ideal when traveling in the North of Iceland. You can make day trips west to Strandir and east to Myvatn to return back for a care free sleep in high quality beds.