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Gällivare Camping ***

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Guide price €24.10
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Gällivare Camping is a campsite in Gällivare, Norrbotten, located a river/stream.The campsite has which are marked out, pitches with shade, pitches without shade and pitches with some shade. It is possible to rent hikers' cabins and rooms. The campsite has a playground.

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The following rules apply to pets at (Gällivare Camping):
- Dog(s) permitted in low season (if on a lead)
- Dog(s) permitted in high season (if on a lead)

For those who want to relax after a busy day there is a sauna. You can swim nearby in river/stream.

You can also use the internet, as you can access the internet with your own laptop in 80% of the camp site.

Popular amenities

Wifi 80-100% coverage
Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
Detail information about this campsite

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Average rating: 7.0

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Neil Phillips, on this campsite in September 2018


Travelling party: Seniors

Excellent site with all facilities. Good Wi-Fi. Large flat pitches. Very quiet. Limited hours on reception but park up and pay next day (need to phone for code to toilet block). Free laundry facilities. Highly recommended.

Margaret Williamson, on this campsite in September 2017


Travelling party: Seniors

A large site with new hard-standing pitches alongside the river, as well as a gravel area with some statics. Short walk into Gallivare, 'the mining capital of Europe' and the northern terminus of the Inland Railway, with shops and places to eat. .
Free WiFi worked well. Also appreciated free use of the laundry room with washer and drier, bookable at Reception.
Very good kitchen and dining facilities with cookers, etc.
My only criticism is the lack of privacy in the showers.There is a large changing room and a few small cubicles with only a curtain - and nowhere secure to leave belongings.

Bjørn-Kåre Brevik, on this campsite in July 2016


Travelling party: Couple

Overnattet på campingen for gjennomreise. Det er ingen vakter på campingen. Det var festing og bråk til klokken 4 på natten. Det synes jeg var meget negativt. Det skulle ha vært noen som har oppsyn også om natten.

Margaret Williamson, on this campsite in September 2019


Travelling party: Seniors

The site has not changed since my visit 2 years ago. The free WiFi and free use of laundry are appreciated, but the showers still lack any privacy. The Reception was unhelpful, allocating a numbered pitch by the river, although several better places remained unoccupied.

Michael Kowalke, on this campsite in January 2017


Travelling party: Single

Leider in der Wintersaison keine Wohnmobile und keine Wohnwagen. Nur Vermietung von Hütten. Wurde tatsächlich abends für eine Übernachtung abgewiesen. Paar Kilometer weiter, im Skigebiet Dondret, dafür herzlich aufgenommen.

Inspected annually

Y.J. Bergman

This inspector visits Gällivare Camping every year and inspects the campsite on the basis of more than 200 amenities and other points of interest. The inspector is an ACSI staff member and does not work for the campsite.

- Inspector Mr Y.J. Bergman

Inspector Mr Y.J. Bergman

Y.J. Bergman

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General information

Guide price 1
Guide price 2
Period of opening *
14-05-2021 till 26-09-2021
4 ha
Number of touring pitches
210 (80 - 100m2)
Number of accommodation units for hire
Campsite suitable for disabled persons

* The opening period may vary due to the measures surrounding the coronavirus.

** Amenities in bold are not included in the overnight price. Some may need to be paid for. (This does not imply that all amenities not in bold are free!)

Popular amenities
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
  • Mobile internet
    • Type:4G
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
At the reception
  • Advance booking recommended for high season
  • Passport/identity card required
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card:MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
  • Defibrillator
  • Reception easily accessible for the disabled
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages:English
Campsite rules
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ:charcoal | electricity | gas
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
Toilet facilities
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Washbasins: cold water
  • Individual washcabins: hot water
  • Individual washcabins: cold water
  • Standard toilets
  • Toilet paper provided
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Toilet-shower combination (215cmsx215cms minimum)
  • Showers: hot water
  • Showers: cold water
  • Water and toilet facilities for disabled people in the same building as for the other campers
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Tap without push control
Ground and vegetation
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Marked pitches
  • Grass
  • Hard standing pitches
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Washing up sinks: cold water
  • Individual cooking facilities
  • Washing machine(s)
  • Laundry sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: hot water
  • Dryers
  • Microwave
Food, drink and groceries
  • Communal barbecue area
  • Freezing for cooling elements
Available to hire at the campsite
  • (Log)cabins
    • total:28
  • Rooms
    • total:16
  • River/stream swimming (max. 0.1 km)
  • Sauna
Water sports and recreation
  • Fishing
For children
  • Children's playground: large
  • Crazy golf
  • No entertainment programme
Sport and games
  • Jeu de boules alley(s)
  • Crazy golf
  • Golf course nearby (max. 10 km)
    • distance:6 km
Recreation (adults)
  • Fishing
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level:easy | average
  • Television
Situation of campsite
  • Situated on river/stream (max. 0.1 km)
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance:0.7 km
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
Pitch amenities
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity:10 ampère
  • Euro-plug required
  • Door-springs light enough (3-4 kgs pressure)
  • Toilet-shower combination (215cmsx215cms minimum)
  • Water and toilet facilities for disabled people in the same building as for the other campers
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Tap without push control
  • Reception easily accessible for the disabled
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Quiet only at night


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  • Gällivare Camping
    Kvarnbacksvägen 2
    98239 / Gällivare
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    67°7'44"N 20°40'20"E

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