Akureyri swimming pool

With its great variety of facilities, Akureyri Swimming Pool is a perfect water paradise for the whole family. Facilities include two 25m heated outdoor swimming pools, five hot tubs of temperatures varying between 38 – 42°C, a sunbathing area with deck chairs, a children‘s pool, a steam bath, cold bath and three water slides – including the longest water slide in Iceland.
Akureyri Swimming Pool is popular with tourists and locals alike. An age limit of 8 years applies to the larger water slides.

Digital lockers are available in both indoor and outdoor changing rooms. Please note that members of World Class Iceland receive free admission via World Class changing rooms only. For other changing room options, see Accessibility.

Guests are required to shower without swimsuits before entering the pool.

Accessibility
A private changing room is available on the 2nd floor of the building, accessible via lift. It includes lockers, accessible toilet facilities, a hand-held shower with handles for support, and a mobile bench. A sling hoist is available upon request.
The private changing room is also open to non-disabled users upon request.
A portable pool lift is available upon request, which can be used to access an indoor pool, both outdoor pools and a large hot tub.

Camp sites close by

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Opening hours

Summer hours,  3. June to 22. August 2023

  • Monday – Friday:  06:45 – 21:00
  • Saturday:  08:00 – 21:00
  • Sunday:  08:00 – 19:30

Winter hours, 23. August 2022 to 2. June 2023

  • Monday – Friday:  06:45 – 21:00
  • Saturday:  09:00  19:00
  • Sunday:  09:00  19:00

Easter

  • Palm Sunday  09:00 – 19:00
  • Sheer Thursday  09:00 – 19:00
  • Good Friday  09:00 – 19:00
  • Easter Saturday  09:00 – 19:00
  • Easter Sunday  09:00 – 19:00
  • Easter Monday  09:00 – 19:00

Other Holiday 2023

  • 20. April  First day of summer  09:00 – 19:00
  • 1. May  International workers day  Closed
  • 18. May  Ascension Day 09:00 – 19:00
  • 28. May  Whit Sunday  09:00 – 19:00
  • 29. May Whit Monday  09:00 – 19:00
  • 17. June  Icelandic National Day  Closed
  • 7. August  Commerce Day  08:00 – 19:30

Christmas and New Year´s  2023 – 2024

  • 23. Dec  Mass of St. Thorlac  06:45 – 18:00
  • 24. Dec  Christmas Eve  09:00 – 12:00
  • 25. Dec  Christmas Day Closed
  • 26. Dec  Boxing Day  11:00 – 19:00
  • 27. Dec  06:45 – 21:00
  • 28. Dec  06:45 – 21:00
  • 29. Dec  06:00 – 21:00
  • 30. Dec  06:45 – 21:00
  • 31. Dec  New Year´s Eve  09:00 – 12:00
  • 1. Jan  New Year´s Day  Closed
  • 2. Jan  06:45  – 21:00

Prices - More information

Free admission for disabled people is conditional to showing a valid ID.
Free admission for children is valid until June 1st in the year in which they turn 6.
10 ticket passes are valid for 24 months.
30 ticket passes are valid for 36 months.
Passes are issued onto an E-card for an issue fee of 1.000 kr. The issue fee is partially refunded when the card is returned.
Annual passes purchased at Akureyri Swimming Pool are also valid at Glerárlaug, Hrísey and Grímsey swimming pools.

2023Admission10 tickets30 tickets3 month pass6 month pass1 year pass
Children, 0 - 5 years0 kr
Children, 6 - 17 years290 kr2.000 kr2.950 kr
Adults1.200 kr6.050 kr15.400 kr16.100 kr27.900 kr39.900 kr
Seniors300 kr6.600 kr
DisabledFree
SwimsuitTowelSwimsuit & Towel
Rent900 kr1.000 kr1.600 kr
Swimsuit, towel and admission.2.250 kr

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