Tjaldsvæðið Borgarfirði eystri

The campground is located at the bottom of the mystical Álfaborg hill, in the domain of Queen Borghildur of the Hidden People. The campground is divided into a large field and tvo gravel lots. 40 electrical hookups are available in this area. At the other side of the road is Álfacafé, a quirky restaurant and Café. Five minutes away on foot you can find two other restaurants, a supermarket and a bouncing mattress. Adjaccent to the campground is a 9 hole Disc-golf course. Furthermore, Borgarfjörður eystri is the gateway to the fabled Víknaslóðir wilderness, a dense network of hiking trails with over 160 kilometers of marked trail. Development of mountain biking trails has started with trails already being available for mountain biking.

Services available

  • Toilets
  • Cold water
  • Washing machine
  • Dogs allowed
  • Electricity
  • Hot water
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Waste disposal for mobile homes
  • Walking paths

Description of facilities

There are two service buildings. In one is reception and a communal space with a small library as well as board games, as well as a kitchen and laundry room. In the other are toilets as well as two coin operated showers.

Opening time

Open during the summer. Reception is open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.


Rates 2022

1500,- ISK per person per night, no vehicle fee.
1000,- ISK per night for electricity