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There are various campsites all over Austurland, most of them open from May until the beginning of September but some are open all year around.

Breiðdalsvík Camping Ground
Situated behind Hotel Blafell, next to the playground is where you will find the camping ground. It has hot and cold running water and WC. Great facilities in the middle of town with everything you need in walking distance: swimming pool, restaurant, grocery store, café, arts, and crafts market, museums and more. A great spot for the family. Camping: 1.100 ISK. pr. person Electricity 800 ISK pr. day Overnights tax 300,- ISK. pr. tent/car Free for children under 15 years old.
Hengifoss Guesthouse
Only 6 km from iconic Hengifoss Waterfall, East Iceland, our family-run guesthouse is located in scenic and calm countryside. A perfect place to dwell on your journey around Iceland, while exploring the East or simply having a break in tranquillity. We offer accommodation in cozy rooms with either a private bathroom or a shared bathroom. You can book a room with a kitchenette or enjoy our wholesome breakfast. In the summertime, we offer freshly made dinners from local ingredients in our lovely dining room. You can also enjoy a drink in our fireplace lounge area – or outside on our terrace if the sun is out! We also have a well-equipped camping and caravan site with BBQ facilities and a playground. Great local attractions include Hengifoss Waterfall, Vatnajokull National Park (Visitor’s centre close by), The Wilderness Centre, and Skriduklaustur. Egilsstadir town centre is 30 minutes’ drive from the guesthouse. Area activities include hiking and fishing. Open 15 January to 15 December.
Ferðafélag Fljótsdalshéraðs - Geldingafell
Accommodation: 16 sleeping bags. Telephone: No telephone. GPS: N64°41.711-W15°21.681. Other facilities: Wood stove for heating. Gas stove for cooking. Dry toilet. Camping place. . Notice: The hut is locked the whole year. There is a key box and people need to contact the office for key numbers.  Telephone 354-863 5813
Eskifjörður Campsite
This camping ground is in a woodland beside the Bleiksár river, just by the entrance of Eskifjörður. There are showers, lavatories, electricity and a playground for the children. A tourist information centre is located at the entrance of the Eskifjörður swimming pool which is open all year round. At this camping ground you will find: WC, hot and cold water, tourist information centre (200 m), disposal of garbage, electricity, benches and tables, mountain view, playground, sports field (100 m), shower, swimming pool and hot tub (200 m), gym (200 m), restaurants and coffee shop (200 m), supermarket (1 km), gas station (500 m), walking trails, fishing, boat rental (2 km), golf course (1,5 km), health care (800 m). The service on the camping ground is provided from 1.june - 15.september. Open fire is not permitted and dogs are allowed on a leash.
Ferðafélag Fljótsdalshéraðs - Breiðuvíkurskáli
. Accommodation: 33 sleeping bags. Operating time: Closed and locked during winter, wardens during summer. Telephone: No telephone. GPS: N65°27.830-W13°40.286. Other facilities: Wood stove for heating. Gas stove for cooking. Toilets and shower.  Camping place, coal grill (but no coals)
Fjalladyrd
At Fjalladýrð Tourist Services, we provide our guests with the chance to experience traditional food, culture, and accommodation in peaceful surroundings. The company emphasizes a variety of nature walks and other forms of outdoor recreation.Fjalladýrð strives to be environment-friendly and to offer personal service, with the goal of allowing our customers to get closer to their origins. We work to achieve this by offering homemade food, traditional Icelandic rural culture and further recreation options tailored to the particular interests of each group or person. Fjalladyrd offers accommodation for up to 70 people in made-up beds: private, or shared facility as well as sleeping bag accommodation. A camping ground is also at hand.A small shop, and the restaurant "Fjallakaffi" - "The Mountain Café" awaits you with homemade delicates like "kleinur" and „Ástarpungar“ - an Icelandic doughnuts treat -, not to mention the renowned Icelandic lamb meat soup, Icelandic moss-soup, local trout, and a local lamb steak. All this and more to be found on our menu. Möðrudalur is the highest settled farm in Iceland, 469 meters ( 1.539 feet) above sea-level. It has been inhabited since early settlement in Iceland. Möðrudalur has served as a presbytery for centuries. The builder of the church in Modrudalur was Jón A. Stefánsson (1880 – 1971). He was a great farmer and a multitask-artist and the altarpiece is made by himself. His son was Stefan ,,Stórval“ Jónsson ( 1908 – 1994), one of a kind character and a painter. The panorama view from the farm is interesting in many ways – judge for yourself. Modrudalur/Fjalladyrd is a home base of the company Volcano Heli that offers different kind of adventurous tours from above: www.volcanoheli.is The campsite is open from June to mid-September. For campers, we have longer opening hours at the campground.Besides a number of everyday consumer goods, we sell Icelandic woolens and handicrafts made by local people.
Borgarfjörður Eystri Campsite
Campsite with a service building, showers, drying cabinets, electricity for small devices, and good facilities for camping vehicles.
Snæfell
The Snæfellsskáli lodge has space for 45 persons. It has oil - stove, heating system and WC. GPS location: 64.48.250N/ 15.38.600V. Heating, water, WC.  The campsite is located on a sand close to the cabin in the national park Vatnajökulsþjóðgarður and is by road no F909.  It is about 1 km away from the walking path to the mountain Snæfell. A few marked walking paths are also close by. All opening dates can change due to weather conditions.
Reyðarfjörður Campsite
This camping site is beautifully located by the Andapollur pond, a small pond at the left of the town's entrance. Facilities include shower, lavatories, washing machine and electricity. Disposal of waste for campers is by the Olís gas station, which is near the camping ground. Tourist information centre is located in the Icelandic Wartime Museum by Heiðarvegur street and is open over the summer. At this camping ground you will find: WC, hot and cold water, disposal of garbage, washing machine and dryer, disposal of waste (400 m), electricity, shower, benches and tables, restaurants (400 m), coffee shop and bakery (1 km), liquor store (1 km), supermarket (1 km), gas station (400 m), mountain view, walking trails, playground (1,5 km), sports field (1,5 km), fishing, golf course, health care (800 m). Open fire is not permitted and dogs are allowed on a leash.
Mjóanes accommodation
Cozy accommodation located in the countryside 18 km from the village Egilsstaðir on road 931. Peaceful and beautiful landscape, nice hiking trails down to the lake or up to the hills, a good place to see the northern lights in wintertime. Here are 2 cottages 24 square meters with a bed up to 4 people. It includes WC and sink but showers are in the service house a few meters away as well as the kitchen/sitting area and a room with a pool table and dart. Besides the service house is a hot tub and sauna for our guests. We have 3 rooms in an apartment with 2 shared bathrooms and a kitchen. Everyone is welcomed by the host - personal service, homely atmosphere  - a home away from home. Short drive to visit great nature pearls, activities, restaurants, and places. Check hengifoss.is  east.is
Ferðafélag Fljótsdalshéraðs - Sigurðarskáli
. Accommodation: 75 sleeping bags. Operating time: Closed and locked during winter, wardens during summer. Telephone: 863 9236. GPS: N64°44.850-W16°37.890.Other facilities: Oil stove for heating. Gas stove for cooking. Toilets and showers. Camping place.
Sólbrekka in Mjóifjörður
Sólbrekka and cottages in Mjóifjörður are by road no. 953 The nearest town is Egilsstaðir, 42 km. Two cottages located on Brekkubrún, right below the house Brekka. Each house has sleeping place for 4-5 persons, a bedroom with double bed on the ground floor as well as a sleeping loft with space for 2. On the lower floor is a fully equipped kitchenette, kitchen table, sofa bed and sofa table. Sleepingbag- or made up bed accommodation is possible. Free internet connection. Beautiful view over the fjord.  Sólbrekka guesthouse has 5 rooms (4x triple rooms and 1x family room for 6 persons), a shared kitchen and lounge and three bathrooms with showers. Sleepingbag- or made up bed accommodation is possible. Free internet connection is provided for overnight stays and use of washer and dryer. In front of the guesthouse there are outdoor benches, tables and chairs and a playground is close by.  The camping site is on the lawn in front of the guesthouse and a possibility of electricity for RVs. Bike rental is at Sólbrekka and you can rent bicycles all day or part of the day. Great hiking trails in the area, some marked and hiking map for sale. Beautiful waterfalls, magnificent nature view and ideal berry picking in the fall. Service hours: Accommodation in Sólbrekka and cottages Brekkubrún 06.06 - 31.08. Coffee shop in Sólbrekka 15.06 - 10.08. To see a 360° photo of Sólbrekka, please click here.
Ferðafélag Fljótsdalshéraðs - Hiking Club
The Touring Club of Fljótsdalshérað (FFF) is a member of  The Icelandic Touring Association. Every year FFF organizes and offers a variety of tours and trips. Scheduled information on the touring program can be found on our website, www.ferdaf.is. The Touring Club of Fljótsdalshérað runs and operates six huts and lodges with sleeping accomodations. One in Kverkfjöll located in Vatnajokull´s National Park, two in Lónsöræfi at the edge of Vatnajökull Glacier and three in secluded inlets and fjords south of the remote town of Borgarfjörður eystri.
Neskaupstaður Campsite
The camping ground is in a beautiful panoramic viewpoint near the avalanche defence structure in Drangagil, just above the street Víðimýri. On-site are showers, lavatories, electricity, playground, and a beach volleyball field. On and by the avalanche defence structure are many walking paths and from there you can enjoy the spectacular view over the village, the fjords, and mountains. Tourist information centre is at the entrance of Neskaupstaður swimming pool which is open all year round. At this camping ground you will find: WC, hot and cold water, tourist information centre (600 m), disposal of garbage and waste, electricity, benches and tables, mountain view, playground, sports field, shower, swimming pool and hot tubs (600 m), gym (600 m), restaurants and coffee shop (600 m), liquor store (600 m), supermarket (1 km), gas station (1 km), walking trails, fishing, horse rental (6 km), golf course (6 km), hospital (300 m). The service on the camping ground is provided from 1.june - 15.september. Open fire is not permitted and dogs are allowed on a leash.
Djúpivogur Campsite
Djúpivogur has a fine camping place in midtown with all basic services within the span of 500 meters. The village offers various recreational possibilities, e.g. a new swimming pool, a 9 hole golf course, interesting museums, and walking trails. A trip to nearby Papey by boat is a tempting option in summer.   The campsite has a great view over the harbor.  All service in the town is within 500 meters from the campsite.  There is a lot to do in the area.  A new swimming pool is in the town, good 9 hole golf course, many walking paths and also the possibility to go sailing to the island Papey.   The service for the campsite is at Hotel Framtíð.
Stóra-Sandfell Travel Service
The travel service at Stóra-Sandfell is located 17 km. south of Egilsstaðir, by highway 95. When driving over the road called Öxi (which is the shortest route) or Breiðdalsheiði, the roads lie between Höfn and Egilsstaðir. At our facilities we offer many different types of accomodations, cottages, rooms or at our campsite. We also offer horseriding tours through Sandfell‘s forest and nearby. Many lovely hiking trails are in the area. Our accomodations are close to all of the major tourist-attractions in the Eastern Fjords. The travel service at Stóra-Sandfell has been run by the same family for 30 years and combines experience with eastern hospitality. We put emphasis on having a good and personal contact with our all guests and want to make sure they will be able to enjoy themselves in a beautiful and relaxing enviroment, surrounded by Icelandic nature. We do offer 10 cottages, of different types, but all are build for 2-4 persons. All of them do have a private kitchenette and access to a gas grill. Six of the cottages have private bathrooms but the other four share a bathhouse together. The 3 rooms each have a private enterence and a small private bathroom. All rooms share a kitchen and all have access to a gas grill. The campsite is surounded by the old birch forest and is ideal for families or induviduals with tents or campers. On the site there are dining benches, making it comfortable to eat outside in the nature. A small stream goes through the campsite and is perfect for the younger members of the family to make a splash in. In the restrooms we have toilets, showers and outdoor sinks with cold and hot water. All of the horseriding tours are monitored by a guide. We always try to make sure we find a horse that suits each and every rider well. Before each trip we go over all safety rules and do some practice rounds inside a fence. There is no fixed time for the riding tours, so all tours are planned individually. The minimum number of riders is 2 for each trip and the maximum is 10 riders. We are open as follows:The accommodation is open from May 15th – September 15th.The horse rental is open from June 1th – September 15th.The campsite is open from June 1th – August 31th. For further information and reservations, please go to our website or contact us through phone or e-mail.
Hallormsstaðaskógur Camping Ground
HALLORMSSTADUR NATIONAL FOREST CAMPING GROUNDTwo toilets housed are in Atlavík camping with hot and cold water, facilities for dishwashing, waste disposal for mobile homes, toilet for the disabled, outdoor barbeque, tables, and chairs as well as a playground. There are three toilet houses in Höfdavík camping with hot and cold water and showers. There are electrical outlets for mobile homes and folding campers, waste disposal, toilet for the disabled, outdoor barbeque, tables, and chairs as well as a playground. In both campsites, the garbage is sorted. The forest is a popular area for outdoor living with a diverse landscape. There are about 30km of marked walking paths you can find on a hiking map. There is a family friendly tree collection/arboretum with over 90 different types of trees and bushes. There is also Hotel Hallormsstaður, a new hotel with 100 rooms and a restaurant. Price 2020:Adults: 1.600 kr pr. nightSenior citizens and the disabled: 1.100 krChildren: Free for 14 years and youngerElectricity: 1.000 krThe accommodation tax is 300 kr that is pr. camp unit.Shower: 500 kr. The automat only accepts 100 kr coins.Washing machine and tumble dryer: 500 kr. The automat only accepts 100 kr coins.
Ferðafélag Fljótsdalshéraðs - Loðmundarfjörður-Klyppstaður
The chalet of the Fljótsdalshérað Touring Club at Klyppsstaður in deserted fjord Loðmundarfjörður has a sleeping bag accommodation for up to 38 people. This is a spacious chalet, situated along the celebrated Víkurslóðir hiking route. . Accommodation: 38 sleeping bag. Operating time: Closed and locked during winter, wardens during summer. GPS: N°65.21.909-W13°53.787. Other facilities: Wood stove for heating, gas stove for cooking, extra kitchen tent, shower and toilet, drying room, charging for telephones and cameras, coal grill and camping place.
Stöðvarfjörður Camping Ground
The camping site is by the east end of the village, with facilities such as lavatories, electricity, and disposal of waste for campers. The site stands by a beautiful wooded area and offers a barbecue facility and a playground. Tourist information centre is located in Brekkan and is open all year round. At this camping ground you will find: WC, electricity, tourist information centre (600 m), disposal of garbage and waste, benches and tables, barbecue area, mountain view, playground, sports field, swimming pool and hot tubs (500 m), restaurant (600 m), coffee shop (600 m), serving of alcohol (600 m), minimarket (600 m), gas station (700 m), walking trails, fishing, health care (500 m). The service on the camping ground is provided from 1.june - 15.september. Open fire is not permitted and dogs are allowed on a leash. Guests are adviced that there is no hot water at the camping site, however, the local swimming pool is just 500 m away.
Seyðisfjörður Campsite
The campsite is located close to the center of town.  It is surrounded by trees and divided into smaller areas.  It is well located but close to the campsite, there is a grocery store, craftsman's market, swimming pool, restaurants, a sports center, sauna, and hot tubs.  Shorter and longer walkways are close by as well as the possibility of fishing from the pier or going to the shore.  Close by is also the technical museum of east Iceland, Skaftfell cultural center and many cultural events taking place all year round. The campsite has great facilities for tents, mobile homes, and folding campers.  A new service house has showers, washing machine, tumble dryer, cooking facilities, and a seating area. The age limit is 18 years unless traveling with adults.
Ferðafélag Fljótsdalshéraðs - Húsavík
A hut under the auspices of the Fljótsdalshérað Touring Club, situated at  Húsavík, the southernmost creek of the so-called Víknaslóðir hiking trail, south of  Borgarfjörður Eystri. There is sleeping bag accommodation for 33. The chalet is heated with a lumber stove and there is gas for cooking, as well as a shower and a WC. Camping facilities at hand.  Gas for cooking, wc. . Accommodation: 33 sleeping bags. Operating time: Closed and locked during winter, wardens during summer. Telephone: No telephone. GPS: N65°23.68-W13°44.42. Other facilities: Wood stove for heating. Gas stover for cooking. Toilets and shower. Camping place, coal grill (but no coals)  
Á Hreindýraslóðum
In the heart of the Reindeer, East Skjöldólfsstaðir schoolhouse provides accommodation in single, double and triple rooms with shared facilities. Also sleeping bag accommodation. Interior and outdoor playground for children. Swimming pool and hot pots. Camping site and restaurant on the premises.  Please contact for prices and booking information. Also, open on request for groups
Berunes HI Hostel
With a spectacular mountain range on one side and a tranquil seafront on the other.  Berunes truly has the best of both worlds.  Berunes offers beautiful vistas and unbeatable hiking opportunities.  Stay at the charming Berunes HI Hostel, located on the north side of Berufjörður fjord.  Here, you will find a large collection of books, as well as free Wi-Fi.  Relax, enjoy the remote location, and treat yourself to the renowned pancake breakfast at Gestastofan next door.  Not only is Berunes a fantastic place to stay close to the ring road, but also a tranquil destination in and of itself. Next, to the hostel Berunes is a campsite, sheltered with growth.  There are two areas, one is for the smaller tents and the other is for the travel campers and mobile homes. The campsite at Berunes is rather small, quiet and offers good shelter from the wind.  Please note: Vinsamlegast athugið eftirfarandi: The camping ground will onpen April 15 close on October 15. Price list:  Normal fee ISK 1700, discount for senior citizens and members of the Icelandic Campers Society is ISK 200. Free for 12 years and younger. Breakfast during opening hours. Dogs are allowed, although only if you are staying in one of our huts. For further information, please contact us by email or on the internet. Check out our website for more information - www.hostel.is/hostels/berunes-hi-hostel
Ferðafélag Fljótsdalshéraðs - Egilssel at Kollumúlavatn
Accommodation: 20 sleeping bags. Telephone: No telephone. GPS: N64°36.680 - W15°08.780. Other facilities: Wood stove for heating. Gas stove for cooking. Dry toilet. Camping place. . Notice: The hut is locked the whole year. There is a key box and people need to contact the office for key numbers.  Telephone 354-863 5813
Egilsstaðir Campsite
Egilsstaðir campsite is open all year with facilities open 24/7. The camping site is well located in the center of the town close to all the main shops and service.Egilsstaðir is a small town in eastern Iceland and is also called the capital of east Iceland. The population in the area is close to 5.000 people also counting the rural area. There are many stores and services in the town. Egilsstaðir is a great destination with the possibility of taking day trips to many places in eastern Iceland.  The Hiking treasures in Egilsstaðir region are walking tracks of the area where everyone should be able to find a hike suitable for them.  For moderate fee you can obtain brochures on the hiking routes.     The 24 hours service available: electricity, toilets, showers, facilities for dishwashing, washing machines and dryers, a playground for the children. Wifi is accessible at the campsite.  In the service building you will find the Egilsstaðirstofa Visitor Center where you can buy soft drinks and get information.   Open: All year-round, 24/7    
Fáskrúðsfjörður Campsite
The campsite is in a beautiful location by a small pond. It is at the top of the village with good facilities. There are showers, electricity, toilets and waste disposal for mobile homes.
Fjalladýrð
At Fjalladýrð Tourist Services, we provide our guests with the chance to experience traditional food, culture, and accommodation in peaceful surroundings. On our premises you will find a variety of nature walks and other forms of outdoor recreation. The Fjalladýrð team is conscious about the environment and we try to meet all the environmental challenges running a tourist service constitutes. We offer personal service, with the goal of allowing our customers to get closer to their origins. We work to achieve this by offering homemade food, traditional Icelandic rural culture and further recreation options tailored to the interests of each group or person. Fjalladýrð offers accommodation for up to 70 people in rooms with dressed beds and private or shared facilities. A well serviced camping ground is also at hand. The restaurant/café Fjallakaffi - "The Mountain Café" awaits you with homemade delicacies like "kleinur" and "Ástarpungar" - Icelandic doughnuts treats, not to mention the renowned Icelandic lamb meat soup, Icelandic moss-soup, local trout, and a local lamb steak. All this and more to be found on our menu. Möðrudalur is the highest settled farm in Iceland, 469 meters ( 1548 feet) above sea-level. It has been inhabited since early settlement in Iceland. Möðrudalur has served as a presbytery for centuries. The builder of the church in Möðrudalur was Jón A. Stefánsson (1880 - 1971). He was a great farmer as well as an artist and the altarpiece is made by himself. His son was Stefán ,,Stórval" Jónsson (1908 - 1994), a one of a kind character and a painter. The panorama view from the farm is interesting in many ways - judge for yourself. Möðrudalur/Fjalladýrð is a home base of the company Volcano Heli that offers different kind of sightseeing tours: www.volcanoheli.is  Our campsite is open from June to mid-September. For campers, and RVs we offer stays throughout the year depending on weather. Last but not least we sell Icelandic woolens and handicrafts made by local people as well as some snacks.
Vopnafjörður Camping Ground
Vopnafjörður Camping groundAt Lónabraut above the Brekkubær daycare centre. The camping ground is situated in the hills in the centre of the village, offering a nice view across the fjord. It has WC, showers and running water. Grill facilities. All basic services within walking distance. Price ListCharge for each tent: 700 kr./24 hoursAdult: 350 kr./24 hours (12 years old+)Children: freeElectricity charge: 300 kr
Ásbrandsstaðir
Ásbrandsstaðir is near the sea on the north side of Hofsárdalur, about 7 km. from the village of Vopnafjordur. From the Ring Road, take road nr. 85 to Vopnafjordur; in Vesturárdalur take road nr. 920 over the hill into Hofsárdalur. If you come over Hellisheiði on road nr. 917, turn left on road nr. 920.We welcome you to come and stay ar our summerhouses which are either for 2-6 guests or 2 guest and the facilities for campsite follow.  Two cottage is Ásbrandstaðir In one summer cottage is accommodation for up to six guests with a good kitchen area and washroom. A washing machine in the nearby service house and drying lines are both inside and outside. There is a beautiful view from the sundeck.  The other summer cottage is for two guests with a washroom. The campground at Ásbrandsstaðir offers all necessary conveniences, such as electricity, a cooking area, laundry, toilets, shower, and play equipment for children. The local golf course is not far and guests may rent golf clubs from us.  Very fresh water down from 70 meters is in the taps for drinking.The last area postal delivery man in Iceland was Runólfur Guðmundsson who lived at Ásbrandsstaðir. His father, Guðmundur Kristjánsson, was also “land-postman”. In memory of them, we plan to set up a small exhibit here at Ásbrandsstaðir. Certainly, the work of the area postmen was often extremely difficult as they struggled to deliver the mail in spite of opposition from nature and weather. Travel was either by horseback or on foot over mountains and wilderness areas.     -    Summerhouse/guesthouse     -    Campground area     -    Peaceful     -    Beautiful surroundings     -    Historical farm     -    Variety of walking trails     -    Walking path with diverse birdlife     Open all year around.

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