Luxury Hotel Holidays

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In 1869, Empress Elisabeth of Vienna was so impressed after discovering the city of Hvar, that she encouraged the building of the iconic Palace hotel and contributed to the financing and design. From the beginning the hotel was a great success welcoming guests from all over Europe establishing Hvar as famous a destination as it is today. The hotel has graciously aged charm and character mirroring that of the island. History lovers will also enjoy its central location,which provides romantic views of the ancient piazza and neighbouring buildings such as St. Stephenʼs Cathedral, and glorious sunsets over the bay. Guests can dine to the soft sounds of live ensembles on San Marco terrace overlooking the yacht harbour. From the Adriatic ambiance to the historical architecture and live bands, everything at The Palace is classic..

Restaurants and Bars:

San Marco, Venetian Terrace: Here you can enjoy a delicious Italian cuisine with exceptional Dalmatian touch. Being one of the most grandiose in the Adriatic, San Marco's beautifully ornamented terrace floats above the famous Pjaca, which is second in size only to the Piazza San Marco in Venice. A combination of unique Venetian architecture, starry nights and soft sounds of music will put a profound smile on your face and a subtle swing in your step. Throw-in fine Italian cuisine and the soft glow of yachts in the bay, and the state of bliss may well be irreversible.
San Marco Lounge: Just relax enjoy a drink and the pulse of Hvar harbor. Fulfill the experience with San Marco Lounge’s offer of Cocktails, Softdrinks, Beers, Spirits, Hotdrinks, Liqueurs, Appetizers, Sandwiches, Salads and Desserts.


The Palace offers a range of rooms and suites to meet the needs and preferences of its guests regarding size and views. You can choose from distinct views of the sea, city or fortress. The rooms at The Palace have been equipped with simple fixtures and furnishings that provide comfort and convenience while allowing guests to thoroughly enjoy all the natural charm and beauty of this historic hotel.
Family rooms: One-bedroom suites, the largest rooms available at The Palace, are ideal for small families or for those who require more space. Available with a choice of city or sea view (with a terrace),.
Superior rooms: Superior rooms, with their small balconies, are quite elegant. They offer unique views of the sun setting over the Paklinski Islands and of the yachts anchored in the harbour.
Standard rooms: Available with sea or city views. These rooms are ideal for double occupancy and available with a king-size or twin beds. * Sea view rooms are equipped with bathtubs and city view rooms with showers.

Airport of Arrival:

Split Airport, Croatia

Transfers and Ferries:

Our driver will meet you on arrival at Split Airport he will transfer you to Split Harbour for the crossing to Hvar. Please Note: The Ferry runs only between the following times:
From Split Airport to Hvar: 7am-7pm From
Hvar town-Split Airport: 6am-10:15pm
Please ensure your flight fights within these times before proceeding On arrival on Hvar he will drive you to your hotel.Total journey time 2hrs minutes.

Official category:

Four Star
Hvar Restaurants:

Nonia Coffee Shop Vlica Kroz Burak 23
Best coffee and cakes in this attractive back street
Lesina Tezacka2 (directly behind St Stephens Cathedral)
Our Favourite: Hvar's best kept secret! Family run restaurant in private garden.
Try the rissoto dishes, lamb cutlets and veal chops Wine: Red/white 1 litre flask £9
Alviz Trg Svetog Stepano Ive Millicia 1 (behind St Stephens church next to the bus stop)
Lively and bustling Italian restaurant great pizzas try the veal chops Wine: Red/white 1 litre flask £9
Vartal Ulica Fulgencija Cariva 1 (in the bay facing th e Franciscan Monastery)
Some tables on the promenade overlooking the beach Large selection of pasta dishes Wine: Red/white 1 litre flask Good £9


Rock/shingle beaches located all along the coast to the west of the harbour, the best beaches are located on the Pakleni Islands a 15 minute crossing by Water taxi. The most popular beaches are Palmizana and our favourite Mlini Beach

Water Taxis:

Located in the main harbour on Riva Quayside, water taxis departing every 10 minutes to the outlying beaches and islands. The taxis return to the islands to collect their passengers between 4pm-6pm. We suggest you visit Bakery Mlinar just where the taxis depart and buy delicious pizza slices, pastries etc for a picnic lunch />===========================================================================================================

FREE Baggage entitlement for all clients (Kgs per person):

15Kgs: Norwegian, Thomson
20Kgs: Easyjet, Monarch, Thomas Cook
22Kgs: Jet 2

If you need less than one bag per person please call us prior to booking 0118 947 7187


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