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June 23, 2017

Eva LaRue, actress & brand ambassador of Stories Hotels at Hotel Adriana

This week we welcomed actress Eva LaRue to Adriana, hvar spa hotel. Now, not only famous for her acting career as Natalia Boa Vista in CSI Miami but also for being the Brand Ambassador for Stories Hotels, an association of Croatian Unique Hotels which features our Hotel Adriana.

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June 7, 2017

Summer vibes with Adriatic Dance House

With the season already full-blown, we welcome a selection of Croatian contemporary dance performances and choreographic films that are set for throughout the summer season.  Evening dance-on-the-screen projections in the areas of Hvar Loggia and the open-air cinema of Veneranda will surely take your breath away!

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May 24, 2017

Your summer begins with your transfer to Hvar!

Already at the end of May, the city of Hvar welcomes numerous holidaymakers from all over the world. The cobble streets are packed with tourists as they stand to pick out their Hvar souvenirs, lavender, caps and even an occasional summer dress.

YES - dear all, summer has finall arrived to the beautiful island of Hvar and we feel it too!

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May 9, 2017

5 Reasons for an early summer break in Hvar

1. St. Prosper (09.05-10.05)
Witness some of the best natural goodness of the island and explore some of the finest organic and homemade products. This festival is one of the most important in Hvar and is celebrated since 1671. St. Prosper is the patron saint of Hvar and is called the specialist saint for many diseases. 

Celebrations are marked already throughout the day on May 9th and in the evening, with lively continuation in the morning.

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May 5, 2017

The important points on today’s incentives!

Meetings, conferences and teambuilding’s are increasingly on the rise and many clients are choosing island Hvar. Hotels in Croatia are often booked for the purpose of large incentive groups and since an increasing amount of clients are choosing Hvar; we were interested to see what makes it the perfect spot for unique events!

We were pleased to speak to Sabine Gouhie, managing director of Terranautika, one of our long-term partners with whom we work in order to deliver clients an ultimate incentive holiday in Croatia!

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April 14, 2017

April Fun in the Sun!

The shoulder period in island Hvar is just as beautiful as summer and many might actually argue that it’s more beautiful. Not too hot, not too crowded; tourists and locals relish in the sun, enjoying long walks along the promenade.  

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April 3, 2017

Mr. Lacman shares his knowledge on teambuilding in island Hvar!

Some more great points on why Hvar is not just the place for your ideal Croatian holiday, but also your ideal place for meetings, incentives and teambuilding’s! Here is a great interview with the managing director and co-founder Ante Lacman from Intours DMC.

SHH: What do you expect from Sunčani Hvar Hotels and what are your most important criteria?

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March 13, 2017

Your Easter in island Hvar

As we turn our backs on winter, we slowly start welcoming warmer weather and more beautiful sunny days. The feeling of spring is instantly here when we can take off our coats during our late morning coffees.

Not only is the Easter period in Hvar one of the most beautiful times of the year, but also a time that many tourists specifically choose because of all the different activities and cultural happenings on the island.


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March 9, 2017

Ms. Vrgoč talks MICE and about her trip to the Conventa Fair

We recently caught up with Tomislava Vrgoč, our very own MICE sales manager about her trip to Ljubljana Slovenia, where she met with some of the global experts in the field at the Conventa Fair 2017.

She took some time to share with us some of the most important tips and hints in the MICE industry and tell us why island Hvar as a destination corresponds to the increasing trends today!

 

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January 26, 2017

ÖTILLÖ Swimrun Weekend Hvar

Spring may not be here just yet; however we all know just how quickly time passes. So be sure to book your holiday in Croatia early so you don’t miss out on these two extraordinary events that will take place on April 1st and 2nd 2017 on the island of Hvar.

Swimrun or Sprint anyone?

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January 25, 2017

How a spring trip to Hvar can rejuvenate your body and soul?

Surprisingly, but very true is that each year more tourists are leaving Hvar beaches to go and explore the outskirts of Hvar, or better said to “explore the unexplored”.

 As you already know, the island Hvar boasts great potential and even though most of its tourism is based on sun and sea, the dynamics are changing and not just slightly, but greatly. Adventure activities, such as biking, hiking and sailing are some of our guests’ most popular picks! However, this spring there is something brand new on the radar!

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January 18, 2017

Hvar voted Best Wine Region 2017

Did you know that one of the world’s most coveted wine regions is island Hvar? According to CN Traveler, Hvar found itself on the must-sip list of sommeliers, along with Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy, Beaujolais, France and Madrid, Spain to name a few.

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January 11, 2017

5 Fast Facts about Booking Early

Last minute bookings are still IN, however if you don’t book early you might miss out on your hotel in Croatia. What we know for a fact is that accommodation in Hvar fills up quickly! So think twice before you leave your planning for the very end! There are quite a few benefits to booking early, from giving you the opportunity to have your best pick to making you save money!

So here are 5 fast facts on why to book your vacation in Hvar early and secure your spot under the Hvar sun.

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November 29, 2016

Think MICE; Think Sunčani Hvar

Meeting spend is rising globally, with businesses choosing extraordinary and unique spots for their professional gatherings! This is precisely where we come in. Sunčani Hvar Hotels does not only provide exquisite destination weddings and luxury hotel accommodation, but (as you surely already know) it also organizes a wide range of business conferences, meetings and incentives, to name a few.

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November 9, 2016

Happily Ever Hvar!

At Sunčani Hvar, we absolutely love our work and we are always so moved when our happy couples share their experience and testimonials of their dream weddings.

Bespoke, magical and truly inspiring, Hvar is considered to be one of the most beautiful wedding destinations. Still under the radar, as some of our newly wed couples describe it.

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November 3, 2016

Hvar’s Peškafondo is in November, remember?

So after getting married in Hvar and hitting the best beaches on the island during summer months… what now?

Well, luckily Hvar has different attractions all year round, and even though you packed your shorts and skirts and started reminiscing about your vacation – perhaps it is already time to return!

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August 17, 2016

The Groove Yoga Festival at Amfora, hvar grand beach resort

Alongside organizing the Groove Yoga Festival, Liz Huntly and Roland Jensch teach workshops, retreats and teacher trainings internationally in both English and German. Rooted in their own intensive practices, their teaching is infused with fierce love, joy, and laughter.

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August 1, 2016

Cuban rhythms on the Hvar Veneranda

Hvar is one of the five Croatian cities that will host the heirs of the legendary Buena Vista Social Club during their “Realmente Cuba” tour of Croatia.

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July 4, 2016

Festival of Mediterranean Cuisine, July 4th-7th 2016

This season, residents and visitors to the island of Hvar will have the opportunity to attend the first "Festival of Mediterranean Cuisine," organized by the Association “Winemakers of Hvar”.

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June 3, 2016

Lavender in Hvar

Hvar is world famous for its lavender, which is of the highest quality in the world. Due to its unique climate and year-round sunshine, the lavender grown on Hvar is very sought after. Hvar has been known as the island of lavender for centuries – and with good reason, too!

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May 23, 2016

Days of Croatian National Theatre Split

Days of Croatian National Theatre Split in Hvar will be held on the 27th and 28th of May and June 4th in Hvar. The town of Hvar and the Croatian National Theatre Split Ensemble have come together to visit the town with a unique theatrical history and the place with the first European public theatre.

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May 2, 2016

May Events in Hvar

Who says you have to wait until summer to have fun in Hvar? The long hot days of summer are fast approaching, but that doesn’t mean you have to wait until July to enjoy the sights and sounds of Hvar.

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April 7, 2016

5 Menu Items You Cannot Try Anywhere Else in the World But in Hvar

Peka is a Dalmatian specialty, usually consisting of slow-roasted lamb or veal and vegetables. The ingredients are placed in a large, shallow pan, and then covered with a metal or clay bell. It's then placed under the hot coals of a fire and roasted for a few hours. Locals on Hvar have taken the traditional peka up a notch, and have included freshly caught octopus. This dish usually needs to be ordered in advance, up to 24 hours, but the wait is worth it! Octopus peka is considered an island delicacy.

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March 22, 2016

Easter Weekend Events and Activities on Hvar

1)      'Following the Cross' Procession

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