Hjallabraut 51, 220 Hafnarfjörður, Iceland
Tel: +354 565 0900
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The opening is delayed

We will be delaying the campsite opening due to construction, we hope to be open on the 1st of June 2021. We apologize for the inconvenience.

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The weekend ahead

The staff and guests of Lava Hostel and Hafnarfjörður campsite are excited for the weekend ahead. On Friday the 17th of June there will be a big celebration in our town, as well as the whole country. Since the year 1944, Iceland has celebrated it´s independents day on the 17th of June. We recommend your plan on Friday to be a helium balloon in one hand and a cotton candy in the other and the song “Hæ, hó jibbí jey, jibbí jey, það er kominn sautjándi júní” coming from your lips. In a very basic translation it means. “whoop whoop, it´s the 17th of june!”. We are not only celebrating our national day this weekend. There will be a big Viking Festival in our town, you can see all about the events schedule here . In our opinion the festival is not something to be missed. In Reykjavík there will be the Secret Solstice festival music festival. So if you haven´t booked a place to stay we still have some beds available at our hostel and if you want to sleep in peace and quiet during the festival but still at the capital area our campsite is only 15 min drive away from Reykjavík […]

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The summer of 2016 is here and we are open

We can happily inform you we have opened Lava Hostel and Hafnarfjörður campsite for the summer. The sun has started to shine 24hours a day and that is in our opinion the best time for travelling, ice-cream and bbq in Iceland. Our campsite does not need reservation and rooms at our hostel can be booked on our webpage or on booking.com we also offer mattresses in our big hall for groups of 15-45 persons. We still have some dates available this summer at our hostel. The weekend 16-19th of June is a big festival weekend in Hafnarfjörður and Reykjavík. The annual Viking Festival will take place in Hafnarfjörður. The Viking festival is a family festival which mostly takes place at the Viking village and the it definitely should not be missed.  Children can attend school for real Vikings and the whole family can see a Viking battle. The area can be easily reached on foot. You can see the program here. Secret Solstice music festival will take place in Reykjavík during the same weekend. The festival area is easily reachable, only 10 min drive or one bus ride away. We still have some rooms available during the weekend. If you have […]

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Iceland Airwaves 2016

This years Iceland Airwaves will take place from the 2nd to the 6th of November in Reykjavík. See here the official Iceland Airwaves website.

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New BBQ area at the campsite

This summer we got a new BBQ area at our campsite by Víðistaðatún Park in Hafnarfjörður. We are very happy with it 🙂    

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