Fly fishing holiday near Iceland’s Golden Circle with country hotel

Grímsborgir Guest Houses on the Golden Circle tour route in South Iceland is ideal located for fly fishing holidays. This luxury country hotel is situated right next to the River Sog, the largest freshwater river in Iceland, which accommodates vast amounts of Arctic char, Atlantic salmon, and sea-run brown trout.

Ólafur Laufdal, Manager and Owner of Grímsborgir Guest Houses, said, “Due to our location, we often accommodate people who come specifically to go fly fishing in the River Sog. The surrounding area is extremely beautiful and visitors often comment upon it being an ideal place to go fishing and relax.”

Located just short drive from some of Iceland’s most popular tourist sites, Grímsborgir is also ideally situated for those wishing to explore the Golden Circle, where one finds the magnificent waterfall of Gullfoss; the geothermal area of Geysir; and Kerið, a water filled volcano crater.

Grímsborgir offers 6 luxury apartments. The apartments vary in size, accommodating from 4 to 10 people. The largest is 200 square metres with 4 bedrooms, a large kitchen and dining room, fireplace, lounge area with a TV, and large bathroom with both a shower and bathtub.

All of the apartments include a kitchen, dining room, and living area, as well as an outdoor hot tub overlooking the beautiful surroundings. There is also a first class restaurant on site, serving gourmet food made with fresh, local produce.

For more information regarding the guest houses in Iceland, visit

Comments are closed.