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Wonderful place near Budva

The trip to island costs 3 euro from Slavenska beach and will take about 20 minutes. The return is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Annouky
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Bucharest, Romania
Idyllic island with superb beaches and water.

We took a boat to this island with a short ride from Budva. It was just a great place to get some... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2018
alex a
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Tacoma, Washington
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The largest island in the Southern Adriatic is also known as Skolj among locals. Its dense Mediterranean vegetation makes it a natural habitat for numerous animal species, especially birds.
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| 1 km from Budva, Budva, Budva Municipality, Montenegro
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All reviews boat trip beautiful island euros return swim shoes nice scenery secret beach pancakes slovenska plaza clear water small island nice bar nice place main beach on the rocks worth a visit hawaii boats
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trip to island costs 3 euro from Slavenska beach and will take about 20 minutes. The return is included in the price, just make sure you take the same agency. They have the schedule on the arrival point. There are a lot of people...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Annouky
Reviewed 27 November 2018

We took a boat to this island with a short ride from Budva. It was just a great place to get some sun and lay on the beach while watching the city of Budva from a distance. Views are spectacular and the water is crystal...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank alex a
Reviewed 22 October 2018

WWe went and it was all closed. Thats not the reason for the average review. Its scruffy, rubbish everywhere, half made buildings. Tyres all over. Just a tip really.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank natloulan
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Driving into Budva the Island of St. Nicholas (the largest in Montenegro) dominates your view out into the Adriatic. The two-kilometre island is uninhabited except in the summer when it is the destination for swimming, lying on the rocky beaches or escaping from the throngs...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Larry C
Reviewed 2 October 2018

There is a small uninhabited island in the Adriatic sea near Budva called Montenegro Hawaii - Island of St.Nicholas. It's the great place to enjoy amazing views of the Budva Riviera and absolutely clear water of the Adriatic sea. But mind the rocks! It would...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank IraBelA
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Enjoy beautiful 10-15 minutes boat trip from Slovenska plaza to the island of St Nicholas, which is popular as Hawaii among the locals. Then choose one of a few beaches on the island and relax in some of casual bars there. It may be interesting...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jelena D
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing small island with some beaches where the most famous one called Hawai Beach. You can get to the island by boat from Slovenske beach centre Budva for 3 € round trip boats come goes all 30 minutes, be sure you go on Magic Stars...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank djtonymcbreak
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

3 Euro taxi boat transfer. Beach sunbeds nicely spread out. Snack bar ok but whole island appears unfinished. Not worth a trip and no idea why locals refer to it as Hawai !!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank walkerswestlancs
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This is one of the most recognizable landmark of the coast of Budva. It is not situated far away from shore, and you can reach it by boat. It is rich in extraordinary plants and interesting wildlife. Despite it is not settled there is a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank velletiger
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Took a 3 Euro boat ride to the island for a beach day. Very nice. The boat fare is return so keep your ticket. The beach is really stony. You need shoes or flip flops otherwise it’s really painful on your feet. Good bar and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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gert1992
7 August 2018|
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Response from 660victore | Reviewed this property |
Hello gert1992. 1st question, the budva beach is very crowded but the island ”Hawaii” 3 min by boat is less crowded and more quiet as well. 2nd question, you buy a sunbed for 5-10€, i cant answer if it is allowed to bring... More
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Marija G
28 June 2017|
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Response from CruyffNeeskensRep | Reviewed this property |
yes you definitely need to hire a sun bed if you want to stay for a few hours
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