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Nice place

It was a bit crowded, food was ok. Parking lot is a bit difficult to find but no worries. There are... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Matej Z
Simply Lovely

A great place to sit and watch people on a lovely sunny day. We had coffee here most mornings and... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2018
Sheila and Davi... T
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Makarska, Croatia
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

It was a bit crowded, food was ok. Parking lot is a bit difficult to find but no worries. There are also private parking spots.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Matej Z
Reviewed November 1, 2018

A great place to sit and watch people on a lovely sunny day. We had coffee here most mornings and it was delightful. Coffee very reasonably priced but I wish that they served it in bigger cups.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sheila and Davi... T
Reviewed October 21, 2018

the harbour was such a nice area to stroll down. It was very popular in the evenings as there were lots of restaurants there but in the day it was the perfect spot for an ice cream.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed October 20, 2018

The harbor has benches all the way round which are great for sitting in the sun or shade and watching the world go by. Between about 8 and 10 am a fishing boat arrived and offload sardines by the case and also sold them to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

A joy to visit with a lovely harbour and mountains in the distance. Plenty of bars and restaurants close by. Really pleasant walk round St Peter peninsula and possibility of longer walks for more energetic

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Graham Y
Reviewed October 3, 2018

A lovely clean and quaint harbour, nice to see local fishermen selling direct from the boats plenty of seating to sit and admire the views plus plenty of cafes around the quayside

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kenneth e
Reviewed October 2, 2018

It is no wonder that Croatia is growing in popularity as a tourist destination. With friendly welcoming residents, broad beaches and great cuisine. It is a place to be.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank danielle m
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This harbour is one of the most vibrant and picturesque I have seen with an amazing backdrop of the Biokova mountains

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank grahab
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We have been fortunate to travel extensively and Makarska is one of our favorite towns. The combination of the weather, friendly people, clear water, wonderful beaches, easily accessible hiking and lots of cafes, restaurants and sites to see makes it one of the most interesting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

we enjoyed wandering around the harbour, looking at the boats.and going on boat trips. very colourful,market stalls nearby,and lovely headland to explore.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Olivia S
July 21, 2018|
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Response from wildthingwarrington | Reviewed this property |
Hello, We were in Makarska in May and the season had not really started. The market only had a few units open at night and they were packing up at about 8pm, but I believe they are open every night during the season... More
Dee N
March 28, 2018|
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Response from Ed G | Reviewed this property |
As always I recommend going to the Tourist Information Centre. Then ask the advice from the Hotel/Apartment owner who they recommend. Usually they have a preferred company they deal with, after all their reputation on... More
May 8, 2017|
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Response from Domson B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can get one from Makarska to Brac (Sumartin Port). Try jadrolinija.hr(also in English and German)You can check time tables and book tickets as well.