Vestrahorn campsite

Adventure awaits you at our campsite at the foot of the mountain

Experience the beauty of Vestrahorn at our campsite, where you can camp at the foot of Vestrahorn mountain. This stunning location is only 18 minutes away from Höfn. It offers a panoramic view of the majestic peaks, the black sand beach and the Atlantic ocean. You can watch the sunrise and sunset over the horizon, or marvel at the northern lights on a clear night. Enjoy our coffee and waffles at Viking Cafe, or book a room at our guesthouse for more comfort. Explore the hiking trails, visit the Viking village or take a walk on the beach. Join us at our campsite and discover the magic of Vestrahorn!

Our campsite includes

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Free admission to Vestrahorn beach and the Viking village
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Cold & hot water
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Electricity (for 1.000 kr.)
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Hiking paths
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Access to Viking Cafe
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Cooking facilities
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Dishwashing facilities
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- 2.500 kr. per person
-  Free for children under 16
- 1.000 kr. electricity per night

Why pick our campsite?

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Included in your campsite ticket is free and unlimited access to Vestrahorn beach, one of the most scenic and photogenic spots in the country

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Our campsite is a short drive away from Höfn. In Höfn, you can find a supermarket, several restaurants, a gas station, and other amenities to make your stay convenient.

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We have a lot of activities and attractions nearby, such as hiking, wildlife spotting, a Cafe and our famous Viking village and newly added Viking ship.

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We are a family-run business that has been operating since 2009. We are passionate about Vestrahorn and we love to share our passion with our guests.

What our guests love about our campsite

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Frequently asked question about our campsite

Is the campsite open all year round?

Absolutely, the Vestrahorn Campsite is open all year round. However, please be aware that the Icelandic winter can be harsh and unpredictable. You should always check the weather forecast and road conditions before you travel.

Can I make a reservation for the campsite?

We are sorry, but we do not accept reservations for the campsite. It is a first come, first serve basis. If you want to be sure to get a spot, we recommend that you arrive early in the day, as the campsite can get busy in the evening. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, and we hope to see you soon at our campsite!

How can I get to the campsite?

The campsite is located at the foot of Vestrahorn mountain which is in the south-east part of Iceland, on the Stokksnes peninsula. You can easily reach it from the town Höfn, which is only an 18 minute drive away or a 90 minute bicycle ride. The last 4 km of the road is gravel, but you don’t need a 4x4 car unless there is heavy snow. See more information on our Interactive Map of the area.

What are the opening hours of the cafe?

The opening hours of the Viking Cafe are from 07:30 to 22:00 every day. You can enjoy our delicious waffles and coffee, as well as other snacks and drinks, during these hours. We look forward to welcoming you at our Viking Cafe!

Rules of the Vestrahorn Campsite

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