Swimming pools

  • Hofsós swimming pool
  • Solgardar Swimming Pool
  • Varmahlíð swimming pool - winter
  • Hofsós swimming pool

Whilst on holidays, going swimming is both refreshing and relaxing, during the summer months all seven swimming pools, located throughout the district are open. Swimming pools are located in Sauðárkrókur, Hofsós, Varmahlíð, Steinsstaðir, Bakkaflöt, Hólar and Sólgarðar. The ones in Sauðárkrókur, Hofsós and Varmahlíð are open all year round. If you just want to relax you will find that all pools have natural hot tubs for you to relax in after a good site-seeing tour around the fjord. 

Tour operators

  • Sauðárkrókur Swimming Pool
    The hot tubs at Sauðárkrókur are considered extremely good.  Two tubs both with massage and differing temperatures.  Sauna and sunbeds.  The pool is a 25m natural hot water outdoor pool. 
     
    Opening hours, Winter 2016/2017:
    Monday  - Thursday    06:50 - 20:30
    Friday                          06:50 - 20:00
    Saturday & Sunday     10:00 - 16:00
     
    Opening hours, Summer 2017 (June 1 - August 27):
    Monday - Friday          06:50 - 21:00
    Saturday & Sunday     10:00 - 17:00
  • Varmahlíð Swimming pool
    The pool is a divided outdoor pool. One section is 12.5 x 25m and the other 12.5 x 8m children?s pool.  In the latter the water is a tad warmer than in the larger lap pool and also has a small slide.  This is a very popular family pool.  The pool also has a hot tub with massage jets.
    The swimming pool is connected to the sports hall which has a sauna.
     
    Opening hours, Winter 2016/2017:
    Monday  - Thursday    09:00 - 21:00
    Friday                         09:00 - 14:00
    Saturday                     10:00 - 15:00 
    Sunday                       Closed
     
    Opening hours, Summer 2017 (June 1 - August 27):
    Monday - Friday          10:30 - 21:00
    Saturday & Sunday     10:30 - 18:00 
  • Hofsós Swimming Pool

    Opening hours, Winter 2016/2017:

    Monday - Friday          07:05 - 13:05 & 17:15 - 20:15 
    Saturday & Sunday     11:00 - 15:00

     

    Opening hours, Summer 2017 (June 1- August 31):

    Everyday                      09:00 - 21:00

  • Solgörðum Swimming Pool
    Opening hours, Winter 2016/2017:
    The swimming pool at Solgarðar is closed over the winter time.

Contact Us

Tel (+354) 455 6161
info@visitskagafjordur.is

It's a Short Distance to Anywhere

Akureyri - Skagafjordur 118 km

Reykjavik - Skagafjordur 290 km

Egilsstadir - Skagafjordur 383 km

Map

Skagafjörður  Visit Tröllaskagi