At Bjarteyjarsandur in Hvalfjörður, the main activities are sheep farming and tourist services. Guest accommodation is in well constructed summer chalets. situated on the hillside above the farm. The Álfhóll Gallery is to be found in the silage pit and facilities for receiving guests are in the old hayloft. Guided tours of chosen areas around Hvalfjörður are also available. At Bjarteyjarsandur, emphasis is placed on the environment, culture and information. School groups of all ages are particularly welcome.
The camping ground is open from May 15th – September 15th. Please contact for prices and booking information.
Hólmur offers accomodation in an old farmhouse, renovated in 1960-70 style, with 6 double bedrooms and 2 shared bathrooms. Good cooking facilities (only in winter) and dining area. We allso have 2 double rooms at the farmhouse. Breakfast is available, and dinner if booked in advance in a old rebuild cowshed. Nice walking trails in the area and diverse bird life. By the Ring Road highway nr. 1. Open all year round.
The Farm Zoo at Hólmur with Icelandic domestic animals, however are believed to be one of the purest breeds in the world because they have been here sins the settlement Icelandic sheep-lambs, horses, calves, goats, a pig and various kinds of birds and rabbits.
The animals are indoors in winter but also outside in summertime. Different numbers and types of animals are between seasons.
In the spring there is awakening of many lives in the zoo
Guests that stay ower nigth in wintertime have free access to the farm zoo and guests can help with feeding sheep and other animals on the farm.
Open all year around.
Please contact for prices and booking information.