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Christmas Garden

Akureyri, Iceland
+354 463 1433
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My granddaughter loved to visit this place

I never go to Akureyri without going to the Christmas Garden. However I haven´t found anything in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brynja T
Akranes, Iceland
Cute shop

We had just gotten back from an off road tour and our tour guide recommended this store as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wallingford, CT
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Open all year: June - August 10:00 21:00 September - December 14:00 21:00 January - May 14:00 18:00
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“cute place” (2 reviews)
“gift shop” (5 reviews)
Akureyri, Iceland
+354 463 1433
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I never go to Akureyri without going to the Christmas Garden. However I haven´t found anything in years to buy there. The children love to visit but I would love to see items again like the ones I bought years ago. Those you see now...More

Thank Brynja T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had just gotten back from an off road tour and our tour guide recommended this store as something to do. It was cute. Had an area with cooking stuff and then another building with Christmas ornaments. They also served candy apples and some waffle...More

Thank 712christineg
Reviewed 31 May 2017

So why spend the time here when you can be doing other things that are truly amazing in Iceland. We spent more time to drive there than we did looking at things in the shop. We have much better selection of items, larger and less...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here as part of a tour. Don't bother. It's very bizarre and everything is so expensive. Not sure that I can write much more as it is a poor experience

1  Thank Katherine Patri... P
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We didn't really know what the Christmas House was going in and thought we were in for a touristy and cheesy experience, but found it delightful. There is a giant walk-in advent calendar. There are all sorts of cute outdoors Christmas displays. It wasn't crowded,...More

3  Thank SusiePNW
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This is a cute and charming Christmas Garden, however, more than likely must more enjoyable during our visit of November with snow - making it feel a lot like Christmas. Worth a gander.

1  Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Even the bathroom is a wonderland so dont forget to go before you go. I always stop there when I go up north to Akureyrir. to visit frieds and family no matter what time of year it is

1  Thank Hafdis
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Wow we really much enjoyed our visit! The owner told us many tales about christmas and about iceland christmas culture as well. That was a magic moment soent in this cute place!! Thank you#!

2  Thank Audrée L
Reviewed 15 September 2016

What a lovely place to visit if you are in Akureyri. It is small and cute, full of Christmas all around in the shop, where the owner hiimself is the seller behind the desk, he is very friendly and you can tell he loves this...More

1  Thank HappiestMother
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We visited the Christmas Garden while we were on a tour from our cruise ship. We are big Christmas people and collect ornaments from everywhere we travel. This was a place that we were really looking forward and were somewhat disappointed. The realism of the...More

1  Thank kmurf49
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Response from LaraJPortsmouth | Reviewed this property |
Open all year: June - August 10.00-21.00 September - December 14.00-21.00 January - May 14.00-18.00