Camping site Hamrar in Akureyri

Camping site Hamrar in Akureyri The camping site at Hamrar, is just south of the town, right next to Kjarnaskógur wood. The camping site is fully open

Camping site Hamrar in Akureyri

Camping Hamrar
by Kjarnaskóg
IS - 600 Akureyri
Tel:  (+354) 461 2264

GPS N65 W18 38 868 06 316

Hamrar is a peaceful campground by the forest kjarnaskógur, at the southern end of Akureyri. The camping is well equipped with excellent facilities, playgrouds, and great hiking trails. The camping is divided into 16 grass areas, surrounded by trees, that extend to 3-4000 m2.

Opening hours and prices
The campground is open all year round. Full service with camp warden 24/7 is from May 15th to October 15th. In the low season, the camp warden can be found (if not on site) at phone (+354) 843 0002, and you can also find additional information online: or

PRICES 2019 - HAMRAR        
Guest Adult under 18 Disabled Senior Other
Tent or trolley 1600*        0**** 1300 1300  
Indoors 2000 1500 2000 2000  
Electricity         1000
Electricity socket          4000**
Laundry machine         500***
Tumbler dryer         500***
Laundry powder         100
Guest tax: 333    
*1 Daily price.          
** converts a 3 pin socket into a 2 pin socket. Just for sale, not for rent.  
*** per use. Only with and 100 isk coins.      
**** guests under 18 accompained by an adult      


Boat rental 500 20 min per person.
Frisbídiskar 2000-6000 For sale.
Minigolf 500 30 min per person. 


Wheelchair access:
There is wheelchair access in two of our service huts with toilets, showers, and lavatories. Also have disabled access to special areas with access to electricity.

In Hamrar we have 7 WC huts completing a total of 40 WCs. In five of them there is hot and cold water for the sinks. All the huts are provided with drinking water. In peak season, we increase the number of restrooms in the camp ground.

There are  4 shower huts open 24/7 with a total of 15 showers and the number increases in the peak season.

Camper lavatory disposal:
There is camper lavatory disposal and water refill in Hamrar.

Kitchen and lounge:
At the entrance of the campground there is the service house, where you can find kitchen, dining and lving room. There is TV, computer, and electricity outlets. You can also find tourist information brochures.

Washing machine and dryer:
The area has access to a washing machine and tumble dyer 24/7

There is access to electricity (with a fee) on all the camping areas. To access it, you need an adapter, that can be purchased at the camp warden hut.  

Entertainment on site:
There are 2 children playgrounds, and a water pond playground. There is a frisbee golf ground, gigant foosball, and minigolf and water skate hire.

Camp wardens:
Camp wardens can provide all the information and help you need regarding the campground. They are available from 7am to 12pm daily on peak season. If they are not at the gate warden hut, they can be reached at (+354) 8630725.


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