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Villa Skansi

Domovinskog rata 18, Hvar, Hvar Island, Croatia
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Ranked #8 of 144 Specialty lodging in Hvar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've been there for 6 nights with two of my friends and it wasn't even enough !! The staff is really nice and welcoming and there for you if you have any question. If you're travelling by yourself you Will make friends un 5 secondes !! Very Nice place ! And Bryant, an employee from villa skansi that leads the... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved this place! Best part was the American / Australian duo pouring shots down my throat. Nick & Bryant - thank you for nights I won't remember, and friends I'll never forget! Would recommend this to anyone looking for a first rate night out! You guys are the best!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We really loved staying at villa skansi! Not only because of the friendly and helpful stuff but also for the nice atmosphere and beautiful common area! It's a real social backpackers where you can easily make friends. They organise common suppers (they make delicious burgers), pub crawls for free, boat trips etc.. All in all a really recommandable place to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably one of the best hostels I've stayed in so far! Very clean, great location, and pretty good staff. The female staff seemed a little bit intimidating and not very approachable for help, but the male staff were awesome! They were really friendly to everyone and made everyone feel comfortable with one another. Nick and Brian definitely encouraged everyone to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really great hostel, they're very welcoming and make it very easy to meet people. The guys who run the pub crawl, Nick and Brian, are lots of fun, really nice and made the night really awesomeOverall it's a great choice for a place to stay in Hvar.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at villa skanski with some mates for 10 days during our 6 month trip around the world... i have stayed at many many great hostels.. but this one took the cake! from the clean and spacious rooms and accessible facilities like the kitchen down stairs.. you cant go wrong with this hostel! The girls at the front desk... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While the staff was friendly and welcoming initially, my overall stay at this hostel was disappointing, and not at all what I had expected given some of the ratings. Only one set of electrical outlets for a room of then people...which meant that phones were often dead or not able to be charged during the night (if there was an... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We read amazing reviews and this hostel also won a TripAdvisor award so we had high expectations. When we first arrived we got watermelon and a glass of water which was great. However, we were disappointed with the service after that (a lot of the staff were really nice but some of the other staff were not very friendly and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed there for one night only. Was extremely expensive due to Hvar yearly festival. It costed around 65USD per night in a 12 people dorm..... And the toilet and shower were outside the dorm... Well, it's around the corner downstairs. Guess most backpackers wouldn't choose it. But nice environment and air con in the room. Also, super fun bar crawl... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was Villa Skansi that really made my time in Hvar the best Holiday I have had to date! and certainly the best Hostel I have ever stayed in, Absolutely spectacular views, common areas and a really great atmosphere that was kept in the most hygienic way possible. The staff now where do I start! Bojana, Ana and Lara! always... More

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Address: Domovinskog rata 18, Hvar, Hvar Island, Croatia
Location: Croatia > Dalmatia > Split-Dalmatia County > Hvar Island > Hvar
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Design Hostel Villa Skansi is the best and coolest hostel in Hvar. Famous about modern facilities, sea view rooms, cleanliness,the best staff and amazing pub crawls.Bunch of really cool people arrives daily in hostel Skansi and a good vibe you can sense throughout the hostel.Daily excursions with scooters or boats available at reception. Stay with us and have fun all day long!!! ... more   less 
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