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Many guesthouses, rural hotels, hostels and farmer’s lodges, offer sleeping bag accommodation, a truly economic alternative.

Kerlingarfjöll Highland Resort
Kerlingarfjöll are one of the natural pearls of Iceland, located in the highlands, between the Glaciers Hofsjökull and Langjökull. The area is accessible by road no. 35 (Kjölur road) from both north and south, from Kjölur road the access is via road F347.The Kerlingarfjöll area, being area of approx. 100 KM2 is a mountain cluster, rising 500 – 700 M above the surrounding central highlands plains. The mountains are standing on a large system of calderas, which was active some 70.000 – 300.000 years ago. The area can be described as a cluster of rugged mountains with steep hills and sharp lines, that due to their age have not been affected by the eroding forces of the nature. Within the mountain cluster there are geothermal areas that are amongst the larger in Iceland. Rhyolite and obsidian are types of rocks that characterize the appearance of some of the mountains, making the area extremely colourful and heaven for those who wish to hike or spend their time in landscape not frequently seen elsewhere.The Kerlingarfjöll highland resort, offering accommodation ranging from sleeping bag in dorms, to accommodation in double bed rooms with private facilities and shower. The resort has fully licenced restaurant. The camping site is located on the banks of the river Asgardsa in the valley Asgardur that is in the northern part of the mountains. The site has showers and a steam bath. The steam bath is located 1km from the camping site. Also there is a playground for the kids.
Rjúpnavellir
Rjúpnavellir in Rangárþing Ytra is a small and comfortable resort in south of Iceland. It is located only 9 km from the famous volcano - Hekla, about 90 minutes drive from Reykjavík. At Rjúpnavellir, there are sleeping bag accommodations for 44 people in two comfortable cabins and 3 cottages for 4-8 people each. Our guest have access to free wifi. We also have small camp side. Staying at Rjúpnavellir is great way to experience Iceland. It is close to the highlands; places like Landmannalaugar, Hrafntinnusker, Veiðivötn and Fjallabak. The cabins are ideally located for those interested in hiking and/or riding tours, enjoying the unspoiled nature or simply travel around. Hiking on the volcano skirts is an exhilarating and unforgettable experience. GPS POINTS N64° 2' 3.857" W19° 50' 6.233"
Volcano Huts Þórsmörk
Volcano Huts Þórsmörk Volcano Huts are located in the Þórsmörk nature reserve in Iceland, situated in the Húsadalur valley, between towering glaciers and volcanoes. The area can best be described as a hikers paradise where you will find endless hiking trails that lead you through beautiful, volcanic landscapes. Here you will experience Icelandic nature at its best and meet interesting people that share your passion for nature and adventure. Accommodation and other services can be booked through our website www.volcanohuts.com.  Services at the Volcano Huts Accommodation: Volcano Huts of fer accommodation in small cottages, shared cabin-dorms, private bedrooms, glamorous glamping tents and camping grounds surrounded by unique volcanic nature Restaurant: The LavaGr ill is the heart of the Volcano Huts and offers rich and hearty meals, made from local Icelandic ingredients. We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner, homemade cakes and coffee. We can also send you off with a packed lunch or a picnic basket. The bar offers a selection of local beers and other drinks. Things to do: Most people come for the endless hiking trails in and around Thorsmork, while others come for a short stop and a meal at the LavaGrill. Yoga sessions and massage therapies are offered by at the Volcano Huts and access to the natural warm pool and sauna is included in the accommodation. We have a small playground for the youngest generation so everyone should find something to do. Hiking trails: Some people c hoose to go on shorter walks and return to Volcano Huts in the afternoon, while others may venture deeper into the mountains on their way along the Laugavegur hiking trail, which connects Thorsmörk and the Landmannalaugar area. How to get here: The best way to get here is by bus, as you will have to cross big rivers on the way. You can take the bus all the way from Reykjavik or leave your car and hop onboard the bus at various stops along the way. Further information on how to get here is available on our website. For further information and bookings, please visit our website www.volcanohuts.com, send us an email info@volcanotrails.is  or call us on +354 419 4000. Glamping single/double - 16rooms - single / double - 14cottages - for 4-5 pers. - 8 Cabin dorms - 60 bedsCamping 100 +  
Þakgil Camping Ground
Þakgil is located in a beautiful valley, surrounded by mountains, 20 km from Vík by road 214. These conditions make the weather in Þakgil  very mild and calm, and a lovely little freshwater stream trickles though the camping site and in front of the houses. The common dining room is in a cave that can be lit up by candles and heated by a fireplace in cold evenings. Hiking routes to interesting places of variable difficulty are all around, including to the glacier. The campsite has brand new WC and shower facilities with an outdoor sink for dishwashing.  
Hólaskjól-Higlandcenter
Hólaskjól is located on the highland route, Fjallabaksleið Nyrðri, about 35 km. from the main # 1 road.  You pass through the Skaftártunga area, road # 208, onto the Fjallabaksleið Nyrðri, road # F208. This is a coarse gravel road, but in summer it is passable by all types of vehicles. There are no unbridged rivers on the way. From Hólaskjól it is about 6 km. to the Eldgjá canyon. Shortly before you reach Eldgjá there is a small unbridged river, that quite often can only be forded by 4X4 vehicles. Hólaskjól is located at the foot of Lambaskarðshólar hills, at the edge of a lavafield originating from an eruption in Eldgjá during the years 934-940. Hólaskjól is in a peaceful, sheltered area with beautiful surroundings.  Only a 5 minute walk away is a very impressive waterfall in the river Syðri Ófæra. It resembles a smaller version of the well known Gullfoss, or Golden Falls and is therefore often called Little Gullfoss or Silver Falls. At Hólaskjól there is a main lodge on two floors, with sleeping bag accommodations in bunks for 61 persons. There are WC´s  and showers on both floors and also cooking facilities with gas stoves and utensils for cooking and eating.  There are also a few huts that is possible to rent with or without bed linen. The huts have gas stoves, utensils for cooking and eating, WC and cold running water. There is good space available for tents and campers.  The camp site has tables and chairs, toilets and showers.    Sleeping bag in a hut Cottages with WC, kitchen and showers (bunker beds for 4):  Camping Cabin by Langisjór, incl. fishing permit:  Sleeping bag accommodation, bunker bed for 4 plus a sofabed for 2 Fishing permit in Langisjór    Gps hnit: 64° 7,144'N, 18° 25,689'W (ISN93: 527.862, 401.918) 
Hekluhestar Riding Tours
Hekluhestar - Riding tours since 1981 Austvaðsholtfarm, the heart of Hekluhestar, is located 12 km from Hella, in a vast open area 100 km. east of Reykjavik in the vicinity of the volcano Mt. Hekla, bordered by the river Rangá and has the character of a family farm.Horses are the focal point of activity at Hekluhestar, brought up and trained with the requirements of our guests in mind. Perfectly adapted to their ground, from the grassy meadows and river randges to the rugged desertic highlands and volcanic fields. The Icelandic horse has a fourth and fifth gait, tölt and pace, which enable one to cover long distances comfortably and swiftly. For over thirty years the Hekluhestar family has guided many groups of people coming from all over the world through the rugged area of Hekla. Anita is continuing the family tradition that her parents, Jón and Nicole started, and is leading the riding tours, which she has been involved every year since she was a little child. The Highland tours – 6 and 8 day ridesIn July and August we offer riding tours through lavafields and volcanic ash desert and other impressive scenery close to the famous volcano Hekla.The tours continues to Landmannalaugar a geothermal area with a colourful and breathtaking landscape of mountains, hot springs and lavafields. Daily treks of 4-7 hours. Accomodation is provided at the farm and in well kept mountain huts. Summer night ride – Ride into the bright Icelandic summer night in June.Experience a unique admosphere and the energy of the nature by riding into the bright night on an Icelandic horse. Ride in the meadows where the birds with their chicks are running around and the dew decorates the vegetation. Going alongthe beautiful and quiet river Ranga with a great view of the volcano Hekla, glaciers and mountains. We start the ride around 23 o‘clock and ride for about three to four hours. When we arrive back to the farm, hot chocolate and traditional „bakkelsi“ will be served. Day toursCome and visit our farm and go for a one hour ride up to a day tour along the river Rangá. Beautiful view of the mountains. The GuesthouseBuilt 1990 in old traditional Icelandic style. Turf on the roof makes the house fit perfectly into the natural surrounding. Sleeping-bag accommodation in a private house with selfcatering, for individuals and small groups up to 18 persons. Whatever your interest: overnight stay, a riding vacation, a sightseeing excursion or longer stay at the farm. You are always welcome. Available all times of the year. Icelandic, French and English spoken Find us on Facebook here.Find us here on instagram

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