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Reviewed November 17, 2018

We visited in late October/early November on a Ring Road trip that lasted 10 days. This was our second night in the country, following Reykjavik campsite. It was an amazing last-minute find that ended up being one of our favorite year-round campsites along the ring...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Neil_Yeung
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

The facilities at Bjarteyjarsandur campsite are very good. The kitchen is large and very well equipped - but no kettle. There are loads of chairs and tables in the kitchen so there is lots of room. There is wifi, a cafe and a large screen...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

We had arranged a visit to this farm through our tour operator Eskimos. We arrived at around 11 am, watch a short video and then walked around the farm with the entire family (families) at the farm. This is a working sheep farm and they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mohammedyu
Reviewed June 22, 2018

My partner and I camped one night at Bjarteyjarsandur during a week long jaunt round the west side of Iceland. The pros: A roomy traditional lounge with good facilities (free wifi, decent kitchen). Four friendly dogs partial to a game of football. The cons: Said...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank The_Sad_Nomad
Reviewed May 29, 2018

If you are an animal-lover, you will love the hug-a-lamb experience. You get a tour of the farm and go into the barn where the mother and baby lambs are kept. We saw 3 newborn lambs who had been born just a few hours before,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Caitlin F
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We had a great visit via CrissCross with Arnheiður and Guðmundur at their farm close to Reykjavík. It was fascinating to learn about the traditions of farming in Iceland and meet the unique breeds of sheep and goats ... and their cute, fun working dogs....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SeanJWestcott
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Nice spot in the fjord for winter car camping. The bathroom is clean with 3 toilets and a single warm shower. There is a small kitchen with kitchenware (pots, pans, plates, utensils). The kitchen is next to where the family dines, relaxes and watch tv....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank nycmeow
Reviewed September 9, 2017

very friendly family and animals...especially the dogs :) they showed us a short film about the life of the farm in a year..and then they showed us where the animals stay and a lot of information.. they also offered us a delicious lunch with dessert...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Really enjoyed staying at their sleeping bag accommodation for two nights in the old farmhouse. Friendly people and dogs. Very cosy café that was difficult to leave. I hope to come back some day. Skip the tunnel and come here!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank eavanod
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

With a free afternoon we decided to drive up from Reykjavik for lunch and a tour of the farm with our toddler. Despite the official season having ended, we called ahead and were invited to visit. The extremely friendly staff served a delicious, locally-sourced lunch...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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CaliFania
February 26, 2018|
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Response from Bjarteyjarsandur | Property representative |
Please, contact us: arnheidur@bjarteyjarsandur.is or by phone: +3544338831 for further information and transportation options. Thank you
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Response from Bjarteyjarsandur | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your interest. You can book a visit at Bjarteyjarsandur farm, just by sending us a request: arnheidur@bjarteyjarsandur.is Thank you Family Bjarteyjarsandur
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Thanvib
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10 Day Road Trip - Suggestions on my detailed Itinerary pls. (4 Replies)
Hi All, Kindly request to have a look at my 10-day road trip itinerary and give your valuable suggestions. Few points about our Trip. We are a couple with a 4.5 year kid. Rented a Motorhome. Don’t mind long drives. Won’t be doing any hikes more than 1.5 Hrs, due to some health problems. Please advise this is doable or i should remove/ reduce length of travel on any particular day. Day 01: Airport (KEF) to Bruarfoss Reaching afternoon, picking up Motorhome, shopping grocery,...More
May 06, 2015|
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I missed to mention that we are travelling in the first week of July 2015.