Hólmavík (GPS 65°42’5.94″N 21°40’57.38″W) is located at the Westfjords in northwest Iceland.It is by the fjord Steingrímsfjöður, and the largest settlement in the Strandi region. It has a population of 340 people and the distance from Reykjavík of 233 km ( 144 miles ). There is a scheduled bus service from Reykjavík to Hólmavík.
A list of hotels, hostels, guesthouses and camping sites can be found at : (http://tjalda.is/en/holmavik/).
Services and leisure
Services and leisure activities include restaurants, coffee house, swimming pool, 9 hole golf course, marked hiking trails, horse riding tours, bird watching and the museum of sorcery and witchcraft in Hólmavík- http://www.galdrasyning.is/ .
Hamingjudagar á Hólmavík
This festival takes place at the end of June every year. There is a variety of activites all weekend including a fish buffet, live music, art exhibition, theater and much more.