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Sundhollin Public Baths

Open Now: 6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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Morning Swim

We swam in both the indoor and outdoor pools. Staff was very friendly. I loved the retro look and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Maryanne1204
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Bellingham, Washington
Amazing experience swimming outdoor at 2C

Whether you are a swimmer or not, this is a great place to go and relax. This pool is near the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
TorontoPatricia
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Toronto
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Baronsstigur 45a, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We swam in both the indoor and outdoor pools. Staff was very friendly. I loved the retro look and feel to the original swim hall and outdoor hot tubs, but also enjoyed the newer outdoor pools as well. Spotlessly clean. Great way to start the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Maryanne1204
Reviewed 4 days ago

Whether you are a swimmer or not, this is a great place to go and relax. This pool is near the church and very centrally located. I have swum in many pools all over the world, and Iceland swimming pools have the cleanest water and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TorontoPatricia
Reviewed 6 days ago

This public pool was so fun. There were many locals there and the pool was different than anything I had ever seen. There was a sauna, steam room, ice pool, hot tubs, lap pool--anything you could imagine. Most of it was in an outdoor setting...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gail T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of locals which I wanted. Clean, just renovated, outdoor and indoor pool. Saunas, hot bath 39 and 42. Highly recommended. Very good price for what you get!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ivanaaa
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very simple rooftop pool. Even though it was so cold outside, being inside the pool was a great calming experience. I enjoyed it very much. Thankfully there weren't many people there in the morning. But I hear it becomes packed with children after 12....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank nki65
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sundhöll is the oldest swimming pool in Reykjavik, located on Barónsstígur 45a. This pool was built in 1937, right in the heart of RKV 101.Very popular among locals. The part of Icelandic culture. The pool is filled with warm geothermal water around 30°C and the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank ErvinA80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would highly recommend a trip to the oldest public baths in Iceland, if you want to experience a traditional Icelandic form of relaxation and exercise. They have a couple of saunas (and a cold pool for dipping in after!) and multiple very large hot...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank H3141UQtomt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Without a doubt the best public swimming pool I've ever been to. Once I got over the part about having to shower completely naked (liberating in a way), everything about visiting the Sundhollin was perfect! The changing rooms are so clean (and dry!) and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Bonzostar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place. I went several times while I was in Reykjavik this month, it's such a lovely place to relax and warm up during the winter! The lap pool is excellent, and the hot tubs and steam room are just incredible. It's a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank theartofwandering
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I go there few times a week for swimming. However, that is just one of the options, most people go there to enjoy the massage in the hot tubs or to enjoy the steam bath. Pro tip: if you are going to the mens changing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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lynclarke
January 27, 2018|
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Response from MikeN660 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. But I'm in my 50s so I don't have first hand experience.
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March 12, 2017|
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Response from cpixok | Reviewed this property |
It believe you can rent towels there and I don't know about luggage storage, but I believe they would do what they could for you.
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Lorene S
July 9, 2016|
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Response from Jason M | Reviewed this property |
I would email them at sundholl@itr.is There are many pools in the Reykjavik area, all accessible by the local bus system. Grab a Reykjavik Card and your bus travel, pool entry fees and entry to many attractions are... More
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