If you are expecting a hotel resort don't go. If you want a authentic old style thermal pool (I think the oldest in Iceland) this is a must. The "changing room" is like a stable and the pool is green but for us it added to the experience! We park and made the 20 min walk in with my 1... 更多
The Seljavallalaug pool is actually private property owned by a local community called "Ungmennafélagið Eyfellingur". Their intentions are to preserve the old pool in its original state, not to make it accessible and accommodating to everyone interested. It is therefore a shared responsibility of the visitors to keep the area tidy and nice.
I decided to try out this "deserted and remote" pool based on the reviews on trip advisor (#2 thing to do!!). There's a lot of people that visit this place... probably based on trip advisor / lonely planet. So you don't get the feeling that you're the only one there. Its just like any other tourist attraction. The directions on... 更多
The instructions given by a previous reviewer we're great to find your way to this place. I would not call it secluded, it's around 10 min drive from the main road and maybe a 20 min walk, which I would not call a hike. The walk itself was beautiful and I certainly would not mind going through a lot more... 更多
Very secluded.....it was magical! The countryside surrounding the area was breathtaking. We went at night and were hesitant to try to find it. I would suggest going when there is daylight.