Vesturbæjarlaug Pool

Mon–Fri 6:30am–10pm

Sat–Sun 9am–9pm

107 Reykjavík

25-meter pool and watchtower in Vesturbæjarlaug Pool

Swimming pool hours

Most days of the year, swimming pools have regular opening hours. There are different opening hours around Christmas, Easter, and other public holidays.

Cost of swimming

Children (0–15* years) — Free

Young people (16-17 years) *— 205 kr.

Adults (18 years and older) — 1,330 kr.

Senior citizens aged 67 and over** — Free

*Based on August 1 of the birthday year

**Based on the date of birth

Facilities in and around Vesturbæjarlaug Pool

  • 25-meter pool
  • Children's Pool
  • Children’s Slide
  • Steambath
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Tubs
  • Running Routes
  • Cold Tub
  • Whirlpool Bath
  • Swimwear for Sale
  • Sauna
  • Infant Facilities
  • Outdoor Changing Rooms
  • Wading Pool
  • Food & Beverage Sales


Private changing room with a shower and toilet

Wheelchair access to the new hot tub

Wheelchair-accessible pool


Tröppur ofan í Vesturbæjarlaug


School swimming and swimming practice in Vesturbæjarlaug

School swimming and swimming practice do not always require closing the same number of lanes in the pool.

KR offers children's courses in the children's pool at these times:

June 24 to July 5, 8:15am-10:25am

July 6 to August 16, 8:15am-11:10am

Swimming gymnastics in Vesturbæjarlaug

Swimming gymnastics is available for everyone at the following times. Please note that swimming gymnastics is not available in July and August.

Tuesdays 10:45am outside
Thursdays 10:45am outside

Swimming lessons in Vesturbæjarlaug

KR Swimming and Vesturbæjarlaug Pool hold regular adult lessons for front crawl (or freestyle).