During the months of June and July the sun only sits for a brief moment during the night which gives ample light to play golf through midnight and into the early hours of the morning. Midnight golf in Iceland is an incredible golfing experience, which many golfers from around the world come to enjoy.
The Golf Courses:
Keilir Golf Course is a links golf course located in Hafnarfjordur town, 15 minutes from downtown Reykjavik. There is a vast difference between the front nine and the back nine. The front nine is surrounded by lava, and the back nine is located on a small peninsula at the entrance into the Hafnarfjordur harbor, with spectacular views to Snaefellsjokull glacier and the Alftanes peninsula. Keilir Golf Course is about skill and accuracy over power and distance, particularly when dealing with the lava field in the front nine.
Oddur Golf Course was opened in August 1997 and is now considered one of the finest golf courses in Iceland located in beautiful surroundings in the immediate vicinity of the greater area of Urridavatnsdalir, within 20 minutes driving drive from the center of Reykjavik.
GKG Golf Course is a beautiful one, only 10 minutes from Reykjavik. Leirdalsvöllur has 18 holes Mýrin has 9. 27 holes for your pleasure.
Brautarholt Golf Course lies in a breathtaking landscape by the sea with a view towards Reykjavik city, in just 30 minutes driving distance from the center of Reykjavik.
At the golf course you can rent golf sett, trolley and a golf cars.
There is an option to play with the pro and the local golfers
Hlid Hotel is located on Álftanes peninsult. This guest house offers cottage-style rooms with free WiFi, driftwood furniture and a flat-screen TV. Reykjavík city centre is 14 km away. All rooms at Hlíd Fisherman’s Village provide tea/coffee facilities and sea views. Each room has a private bathroom with shower.
Bird watching is possible on site, and walking trails are found at the shoreline by Hlíd Fisherman’s Village.
Álftanes Swimming Pool and Álftanes Golf Club are both within 5 minutes’ drive. Hofsstadir Historic Park is 7.7 km away.