Welcome to Hajstorp locks on the Göta Canal.
A place where time and people meet!

Open 2020:
30/4 - 19/6 everyday 10-18
20/6 - 2/8 everyday 10-19
3/8 -30/8 everyday 10-18
2/9 - 20/9 Wednesday-Sunday 10-18

The Lock Café

Summertime café by the locks in Hajstorp. Enjoy your coffee in hand-thrown mugs while watching the boats as they pass through the locks.
Open daily 30/4 - 30/8/2020. 2 sep - 20 sep: 10.00–18.00 open Wednesday to Sunday in September.


In Hajstorp you can stay in the Smeden Hostel or in one of our cabins right next to the Göta Canal. You may book breakfast and bedlinen. There are pitches for caravans and motorhomes.


Here you can see our many events. Veteran Car Meets, Accordion Music Gatherings, Culture and Harvest Festivals etc.

Things to do

Here you can read more about what there is to do in and around Hajstorp.
Let us share our favourite spots with you.

The store Formcraft

All the pottery in the Café and in the Hostel is hand-thrown by Marianne Ljungström who runs both the Café and the  concept store Formcraft in Töreboda. Here you will find all the pottery together with other arts and crafts.


Hajstorp Lock Café & Hostel
Brovaktarstugan Hajstorp övre
545 90 Töreboda
+46(0)506 13050