Check-In and Check Out: The average check-in time is from 15:00 (3 pm), while the Check Out time is before 11:00 (11 am). Hostels usually offer luggage storage in case you arrive earlier or leave later. Make sure you check if luggage storage is free or if there is an extra cost.
Boat Tour: Our #1 recommendation for things to do in Hvar is taking a boat trip! All hostels can organize such a trip for you; some of them even run these tours! Pack your bikini and swim suit, this one is super fun as you visit some remote tiny islands.
Ferry: Check the schedule for your ferry to Hvar here. Make sure you book ahead of time and book your accommodation accordingly. There’s much less ferries in low season!
Bear in mind, you can take a ferry to Hvar City and Stari Grad. From Stari Grad you will need to take a bus or taxi to Hvar City.
There is nothing more perfect than a panoramic view of the ocean and the sunset. And in Hostel Villa Skansi you can definitely watch the sunset right in front of your eyes from the patio bar which is the heart and soul of the hostel.
In Hostel Villa Skansi, you’re in good hands.
They offer free pizza every night and a free pub crawl. You can enjoy the best prices and happy hours at sunset bar. Book boats, scooters and day trips at the hostel reception and they will be very happy to serve and offer you the kind of adventure you personally prefer 24/7.
And to keep your stomachs happy, the hostel has outdoor mediterranean style kitchen fully equipped with all the necessities needed for cooking and it has a spacious dining terrace with terrazzo flooring. There are comfy sofas and teak furniture surrounded by lemon and orange trees .
And for the rooms?
The hostel rooms offers different-sized dormitories ( 6,8,10,12 and 14 beds) and 8 private rooms. There are new sophisticated bunk beds with lights, sockets, lockers and curtains (except for 14-bed dorms and one 6-bed dorm). Some rooms include a terrace and some rooms come with a fridge.
Amenities you can use at Hostel Villa Skansi:
They have a beautiful outdoor kitchen you can use, but also give you free pizza every evening. Very social and fun but also well organized and clean.
And for the location wise?
Location: Hostel Villa Skansi is less than 10 min walk from the port so don’t you worry about the access to the other great destinations and major attractions in Hvar.
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White Rabbit Hostel is owned and ran by two young travelers, has a passionate goal to offer and provide you with only the best and unforgettable experience during your stay at their homely hostel in Hvar.
The hostel is only 5 meters away from the Hvar Town which gives you just 1-minute walk away to St. Stephen’s Cathedral. While 60 meters away to Hvar’s Theater and Arsenal.
Rooms are spacious and wonderful bright shared rooms that make the hostel suited for small groups of travelers. They also have rooms with a balcony you could enjoy to chill and take a breath of fresh air.
Amenities you can use at the White Rabbit Hostel:
You and your friends can also grab a drink and get refreshed at the hostel bar which also serves a fresh, continental breakfast.
But if you prefer making your own food, the hostel offers a kitchen you can use at any time of the day.
Supermarkets and cafés are just around the corner of the White Rabbit Hostel so you do not need to go far to buy foods and things you need.
They also offer tours and activities of your choice that will give you a certified exclusive experience and the best adventure stay at Hvar.
They have boat trips, excursions, and adventure activities. They also offer pub crawls that take you to the best party places.
Do you want it more quiet? Then you should know, Hvar has also one of the best spots for Yoga retreats in Europe too.
You’ll definitely love Helvetia Hostel when you prefer to stay at the wonderful backstreets of Hvar’s old town.
Helvetia Hostel is surrounded by old brick walls and the amazing avenues of Hvar. Just meters away from the palm-dotted Riva waterfront promenade giving you the perfect taste of Hvar.
The reception is happy to serve you 24/7 with anything you might need. They will be very pleased to help and assist you out with almost everything.
The hostel and the team make sure you are taken care of on your amazing Dalmatian Island getaway.
Amenities at Helvetia Hostel:
You can also choose from private rooms or en-suite rooms that offer great room space and terrace with an amazing view of the bay.
They also have dorms that have shared bathrooms perfect for groups of travelers.
Guests can make use of all the amenities in the hostel anytime for free.
You can wash your clothes in the laundry area. And after a tiring day of exploring the city of Hvar, when you don’t feel to stay in your room yet, you can relax and start friendly conversations with other hostels guests at the common area.
And if you mean to make your own meals, you can use the kitchen to prepare the dish you prefer.
Location: A three-minute walk away from the main hostel is their deluxe rooms and apartments that offer guests a traditional Dalmatian courtyard.
Being near the bay, stunning coves and exciting taxi boats to the famous Pakleni Islands.
Cast Away – Eco Resort is located in the middle of nature on top of 2 beaches near the small village of Gromin Dolac on Hvar Island.
This is a type of Robinson Crusoe accommodation offering 10 wooden tents. Guests can enjoy 3 lounge area’s with sea views, 5 hammocks and a double sunbed. Free shuttle for pick-up and drop off at the ferry terminal is provided.
Each tent is equipped with a mattress, pillows, a light and they offer sea views and hammocks.
It i so relaxing and peaceful, quite isolated which is great and the water is stunning. Real retreat feeling, you’ll just felt so calming and chilled!
What this place can offer is views to die for and provide a detox to many fast-paced lifestyles. The real gem are the people. You will meet lovely like-minded people but the staff are some of the most welcoming and down to earth people you will ever meet.
It’s kind of place you want to shout about and keep it as your secret at the same time 😉
Location: It is located in the middle of nature on top of 2 beaches near the small village of Gromin Dolac on Hvar Island. Free transfer from/to Starigrad ferry port / Jelsa included, every morning at 10am from Cast Away & at 11:30am to Cast Away.
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Best Hostels in Hvar for Solo Travellers?
What is the serious, best hostel in Hvar for solo-travellers?
You will definitely want to consider to stay at Hostel Villa Skansi when you’re traveling solo.
They have happy hour and free pizza on the terrace every night. That makes a great atmosphere and it is easy to make friends. You can choose among a boat or scooter rentals, or day tours with other guests.
But wait, they have more. You can also join the pub crawls and lots of activities offered and an incredible view of the sunset. so you can have the chance to win new friends and acquaintances.
And for the rooms, we are pretty sure you will love your own room balcony view of the majestic sunset of Hvar. They offer great deals so no need to worry.
You also get to use the hostel kitchen.
In Hostel Villa Skansi, you won’t feel your alone but you will still have space and privacy you want.
What is the best hostel for solo travellers in Hvar?
You will definitely want to consider to stay at Hostel Villa Skansi when you’re traveling solo. They offer great activities you can enroll to make sure you enjoy the island of Hvar. In Hostel Villa Skansi, you won’t feel your alone but you will still have space and privacy you want.
What is Hvar best known for?
Here are the Hvar main tourist attractions:
Napoleon Historical Landmark
Adventure Park Hvar Jelsa
Are hostels in Hvar safe?
Not all hostels in Hvar are necessarily safe, especially the one that offers the cheapest price in sketchy areas. It might be an illegal hostel, without proper license to run and safety measures.
So in all fairness, it is best to check out Hostelgeeks.com because we feature safe hostels in Hvar. You can find backpacker hostel with top ratings! Keep a close eye on the overall ratings on booking platforms!
If you are not secure, you can also send us an email and ask us!
How much are hostels in Hvar?
Hostels in Hvar cost 25€ – 33€ per night for a bed in a dorm. A private room starts from 57€ up to 188€ per night. This is a rough average just to give you an idea.