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Quaint little place

This was close to our hotel, parking is a bit sparse in this area, gift shop was closed when we... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
Kimberly L
via mobile
The park's cat was the highlight of our trip!

We had terrible weather on our short trip to Iceland this January, everything was wet and windy and... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
Christina A
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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Jul 25, 2018
“Quaint little place”
Jan 22, 2018
“The park's cat was the highlight of our trip!”
A small public park, tucked away in the lava at the heart of Hafnarfjördur. The park is known for being a home of Elves and Hidden people. Juring the summer and some sunny days the Little Elf store is open for souvenir and some refreshments.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Reykjavikurvegi 15, Hafnarfjordur 220, Iceland
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Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

This was close to our hotel, parking is a bit sparse in this area, gift shop was closed when we were there, only spent about 15 minutes and had walked every path. Nice if you're close by or passing through the area.

Thank Kimberly L
Tinna B, The Little Elf store at Hellisgerdi Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Thank you for your visit, so happy that you liked the park, the Little Elf Store is open from 10:00 - 16:00 Monday to Friday during the summer.

Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We were surprised by the size of the park. It’s nice but nothing special. A little disappointing after driving from Reykjavik to visit this. I would not recommend it.

Thank josepteresa
Reviewed March 23, 2018

This beautiful little park in the middle of peaceful Hafnafjordur is my favourite place to go and relax, among picturesque trees and flowers, and a small waterfall. You may even get to meet one or more of the local cats who frequent the park.

Thank steve_vstheworld
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

We had terrible weather on our short trip to Iceland this January, everything was wet and windy and dismal. But this park was a lovely little respite from that. Whilst not exactly the prettiest I've seen, it was a great place for the children to...More

Thank Christina A
Tinna B, other at Hellisgerdi Park, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

The cats in the neighborhood love the park, they are usually really friendly and enjoy the attention they get from the park's guests, some like occasional cuddle and tasting guests picnic treats. One of the friendliest characters is a happy tabby cat called Tása (meaning...More

Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

The park was walking distance from our hotel, the day we went it had snowed which it made the visit even more magical, the kids loved running, climbing and hiding

Thank Colin Peter G
Reviewed October 14, 2017

This is a very nice park on a hill with a lot of nooks and crannies. There is a small cave and a playground. It would be great for walking your dog or letting your kids run free in the summer.

Thank JP-in-MD
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Something you will not forget and you will be a true spokesman. Take the whole family with you for a picknic.

Thank Sigurður B
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

A really beautiful park that is peaceful and quiet, go there with a book and find yourself a tree to sit down by. If you have kids with you then this is a perfect place for a hide and seek. I also recommend some of...More

Thank Elmar A
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Love this park peace and quite and have a picknik or walk.. The little elf store in the park is a lovely Gem with lot of tresures......

Thank SigrunSig
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

A beautiful place to sit and relax amongst the nature...a hidden gem 😊 ...good shop with authentic and handmade cultural gifts and refreshments are available too. Warm and friendly host..made our visit even better

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Tinna B, Guest Relations Manager at Hellisgerdi Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

Thank you for your kind words, and for your visit to The Little Elf store.

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Tinna B
September 6, 2016|
Response from Bleuberrie | Reviewed this property |
From what I saw it was just a little park and I don't remember seeing any stores. There are stores along the waterfront so maybe you can find a gift shop down there.