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Smiðjuloftið is a new activity center in Akranes, a wonderfully typical town right across the bay from the capital of Reykjavik. At Smiðjuloftið you will find a climbing gym with walls up to eight meters. high. We also have a bright and cosy loft with spectacular views, a small stage and activities for families.
We welcome groups of all ages. We offer a wide variety of activities for your group; live music performed by local musicians, fun and games, climbing on top-rope or bouldering etc. Groups are welcome to bring their own snacks and dine at the loft.


Smiðjuvellir 17

GPS Points N64° 19' 37.520" W22° 3' 26.525"

+354 623-9293

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