Sundlaug Sauðárkróks

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Sundlaug Sauðárkróks
Address
við Skagfirðingabraut
Saudarkrokur, Northwestern Region IS-550
ICELAND
Telephone
453-5226

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
ISK 1,000. [May, 2019]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m x 8m, 3 lanes, 0.9m - 2.7m depth, outdoors, heated, 30º - 32ºC (86º - 90ºF)

Location

County/Region
Northwestern Region
GPS
65.746308, -19.646603

Teams That Use This Facility

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Facility Notes

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Facility Reviews

Sundlaug Sauðárkróks is clean, warm, and outdoors like most pools in Iceland. The facilities are clean and the pool was open in the evening. At the end of a day's travel, just the place to find!
This 4-lane pool has friendly staff. The nice woman at the front desk offered to keep my hotel key and the cash in my wallet while I swam. I let her, but when I walked into the locker room, after removing my shoes and socks, there were tiny lockers with removable keys for valuables.

Iceland has higher expectations than France for how clean you will be when you enter the pool. Wall mounted diagrams illustrate sudsing your head, hands, face, crotch, and feet. The pool has very clean water, a particolored bottom, and a lot of black material I assume to be volcanic grit, probably hard to avoid in this volcanic island. Swim caps are not required, and no standards for swimsuit styles permitted are published. There were usually no lifeguard during the 40 minutes I swam

There was a crane over the pool and it was said it will be covered later this year.
[May, 2019]