The camp site is located on the first exit to the right when entering the village from west (from Reykjavík). The camp site was first opened in 1980 and is sheltered by large trees. The area is divided into smaller parts that are sheltered by smaller trees. The areas are flat and covered with greass.

The distance from highway number one is only about 150 meters. The center of the village is also in 150 meters distance where you will find may services such as a bank, post office, pharmacy, grocery store, beauty parlour, hair dreser, swimming pool, library, coffee house, restaurant, gas station and an informtion center. There are also many walking paths close to the camp site as well as a 3 km long wellness walk that is excellent for those that just want to enjoy the nature.

Services available

  • Playground
  • Internet
  • Swimming pool
  • Waste disposal for mobile homes
  • Walking paths
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Shower
  • Dogs allowed
  • Electricity

Description of facilities

The camp site is a well located camp site with two service houses. One has dishwashing facilities as well as simple cooking facilities. The other is a new house with toilets, showers, access for the disabled and exchange room for small children. It has also dishwashing facilities.
There is waste disposal for mobile homes as well as water. The camp site has a playground for children. There is electricity and internet connection. All services are close by in the village.

Public buses that go between Reykjavík, Thorsmork, Landmannalaugar, Westman Islands and highway 1 stop at Hvolsvöllur. Hvolsvöllur is an ideal location since it is a short distance from many interesting sights such as the waterfalls Seljalandsfoss and Skógarfoss, the volcano Hekla, Thorsmörk, Landmannalaugar, the Westman Islands and the glaciers Eyjafjallajökull and Mýrdalsjökull.


Rates 2024

Adults (including lodging tax): 2.500 kr.
Children, up to 16 years: Free
Senior citisens and the disabled (including lodging tax): 1.750 kr.
Electricity: 1.500 kr.
Shower: 400 kr.
Washing machine: free
Tumble dryer: free