Hvammstangi (GPS 65°23’49.53″N 20°56’39.00″W) is located in northwest Iceland, part of the municipality Húnaþing vestra. It has a population of 540. The distance from Reykjavík to Hvammstangi is 198 km ( 123 miles ).
A list of hotels, guesthouses, cottages and camping sites can be found at : (http://tjalda.is/en/kirkjuhvammur/ ).
Services and leisure
Sevices and leisure activities include restaurants, coffee house, swimming pool, seal watching tours. Close to Hvammstangi is the largest seal colony in Iceland. The Icelandic seal centre http://selasetur.is/en/tourist-info/seal-watching-locations/ doubles up as a tourist information centre. At the centre is an exhibition for children, information about seals and marine wildlife in north Iceland.