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Snæfellsnes

Stykkishólmur Stykkishólmur has about 1.200 inhabitants. During the summer the population grows when tourists converge to the town to enjoy its spectacular town image. Stykkishólmur has numerous well preserved old houses and a view over hundreds of small nearby islands in the bay Breiðarfjörður, which is the town’s main attraction. Two companies now provide boat trips on the bay. Activites in Stykkishólmur are plentiful, including golf, swimming, sailing and visits to museums such as the regional museum in the Norwegian House, the Volcano Museum and the Library of Water. The recently refurbished Icelandic Eider Center is located in Stykkishólmur, a museum dedicated to the common eider duck and eider down farming in Iceland. Stykkishólmur is rich in culture and hosts many events all year round. All necessary services are found in the town, e.g. restaurants, hotels and smaller lodgings, camping sites, a health centre, a spectacular swimming pool and grocery stores.

BÆNIR & BRAUÐ GUESTHOUSE

FOSSHOTEL STYKKISHÓLMUR

Aðalgötu 7 Stykkishólmur TEL: +354 831 1806 info@baenirogbraud.is www.baenirogbraud.is

Borgarbraut 8 Stykkishólmur Tel: +354 435 2100 stykkisholmur@fosshotel.is islandshotel.is

The guesthouse stands on a hillside in center of the old town with a great view over Breidafjördur bay in the north and its numerous islands. A variety of rooms to suit singles, groups and families. The bed & breakfast offers quality beds, goose down duvets and delicate bed linens. It has a cozy and comfortable breakfast / sitting area where guests will find all necessary amenities. Bookings on www.baenirogbraud.is.

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Í Stykkishólmi búa um 1.200 manns en á sumrin margfaldast sú tala þegar ferðamenn streyma að til að njóta fegurðar í bænum við eyjarnar. Umfangsmikil ferðaþjónusta er rekin í Stykkishólmi og er þar Breiðafjörðurinn aðalumgjörðinrn tvö fyrirtæki bjóða upp á bátsferðir út á fjörðinn. Í Stykkishólmi er að finna fjölda gamalla, vel varðveittra húsa og er bæjarmyndin því einstaklega fögur ásýndum. Afþreyingarmöguleikar í Stykkishólmi eru fjölmargir. Má þar nefna golf, sund, siglingar og heimsóknir á söfn og listagallerí bæjarins. Í Norska húsinu er byggðasafn Snæfellinga og skammt frá er Eldfjallasafnið og Vatnasafnið. Þar er líka Æðarsetur Íslands, safn tileinkað æðarfuglinum og dúntekju á Íslandi. Menningarlíf er öflugt og ýmsir viðburðir haldnir allan ársins hring. Stykkishólmur hefur upp á margþætta þjónustu að bjóða; veitingahús, hótel og smærri gististaði, tjaldsvæði, heilsugæslu, glæsilega sundlaug og matvöruverslanir.

Fosshotel Stykkishólmur is a 3-star hotel in a fishing village of Stykkishólmur, sometimes called the town of thousand islands. All rooms come equipped with a private bathroom, telephone, TV, WiFi and hairdryers. The atmosphere of this town is set by beautiful old houses that make you feel like a time traveler. It is an ideal destination for those who are visiting the Snæfellsnes peninsula or exploring the spectacular wildlife around the islands. Free parking and an excellent restaurant.

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