Frequently Asked Questions:

  • I have a problem with payment /double booking

    Please send an e-mail to so we can help you sort it out.

  • Is the restaurant open?

    At the moment, lunch and dinner buffet have been suspended. However, we offer a soup buffet, with bread and different spreads.

  • A person in my group can't come. Can they get a refund?

    Please contact us at or speak to a member of staff upon arrival.

  • Is there rye bread available for sale?

    Yes, depending on the hot spring activity.

    Most of the time, we have fresh tastings and whole pieces for sale.

    Please ask one of the team members.

    Unfortunately, we can't ship bread abroad.

  • Opening hours during the holidays

    Laugarvatn Fontana is open every day during the holidays. See further information here below:

    23rd December 2022 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
    24th December 2022 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    25th December 2022 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
    26th December 2022 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
    27-30th December 2022 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
    31st December 2022 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    1st January 2023 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
    2nd january 2023 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Fontana opening hours?

    Laugarvatn Fontana is open all year from 11:00 am to 9:00. During the summer, from 1st June until 30th September we expand hour openings time from 10:00 am to 9:00pm.


    We welcome you to Laugarvatn Fontana

  • Do I need to book my tickets in advance?

    We recommend that our guests book tickets in advance, but tickets can also be purchased at Fontana's reception for walk-in guests subject to availability.

    For groups larger than 10pax, please e-mail

  • How do I book the Rye Bread tour?

    All days are bread-baking days at 11:45 am and 2:30 pm.

    For individuals and small groups, please click Book Now

    Price is 2.990 ISK pr. person. (0-12 years old go free)

    For groups larger than 10 persons, please contact

  • What are the opening hours and prices?

    Laugarvatn Fontana is open every day from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

    Sundays 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Mondays 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Tuesdays 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Wednesdays 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Thursdays 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Fridays 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Saturdays 10:00 am - 9:00 pm


    - Price for adults (17 and over) is 4990 ISK
    - Youth (10-16 years old) pay 2990 ISK
    - Children (0-9 years old) go free with adults
    - Senior Citizen (67+) pay 2990 ISK

    For group deals please contact

  • What is your cancellation policy?

    By purchasing tickets to any of Laugarvatn Fontana's activities, you accept our cancellation policy. All cancellations must be made at least 48 hours before your visit to get a full refund.

    - If you cancel with more than 48 hours notice, you get a full refund
    - If you cancel with 24 - 48 hours notice, we charge 50% and refund 50%
    - If you cancel with less then 24 hours notice, we charge 100%

    In the unlikely event of a sudden closure of Laugarvatn Fontana, guests choose whether they reschedule the visit or get a full refund.

  • How do I get there?

    Unfortunately, there are no direct buses between Reykjavík and Laugarvatn Fontana so self-drive is always the best result.
    There are a few tours from Reykjavík that include Laugarvatn Fontana. You'll find a few of them under Plan Your Visit.