Welcome to Hamrar Camping Open all year around

Hamrar, scouts outdoor center in Akureyri, started working in 2000 after several years of development. Hamrar is a diverse outdoor recreation and activity area where the emphasis is on environmental issues, tourism and general outdoor activities with the needs of the scout movement and the public in mind. Hamrar is a settlement that was built from the settlement of Helga Magra.

Open all year around

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Dear winter guests. 

Welcome to Hamrar camping. Bathrooms,a kitchen and a dining room are located in Hamrar 2 and there are more toilets, showers, a washing machine and a dryer in the Barn (See the map of the area) Please pay upon arrival online at booking.hamrar.is or manually with cash or card in Hamrar 2. Guests are advised to park and stay in the parking lot directly in front of the service building or in the large parking lot to the right of the entrance gate. During the winter, the parking lots are used for camping since the camping grounds are not open, so there is no need to go through the entrance gate to the area. There are electricity hookups on all parking lots. Check out time is at 4.00 PM and guests must leave or prolong their stay at the campsite before that time. Our location on Google maps can be found here. You can call the camp warden for more information at +354 8630725. We recommend that our visitors follow information about the weather on en.vedur.is and to use safetravel.is on travels around Iceland. Looking forward to see you at our site, please feel free to leave comments on your stay at Hamrar Camping on Google, Facebook and Instagram,or leave us a line in the guestbook at our service building at Hamrar 2.

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Available on both campsites:
Washing machine and dryer

Only available at Hamrar:

Changing area
Boat rental
Internet access
Sleeping loft
Cooking facilities
Walking paths

Opning hours


Open all year around

Location: on Google maps

Here you can book your stay. This is not a speific spot you are booking only booking and paying for your stay, you choose your spot up on arrival. On your arrival you should checkin with the warden and get tickets for your unit and car.

Book your stay


CLOSED   The campsite at Thorunnarstraeti has been permanently closed 


Prices 2024

Adults 2.350.- kr. per night

Free for children under 18 year old, does not apply to groups.

Electricity 1.450.- kr. per night

Lodging tax is 333 ISK per unit per night.