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Good alternative to Mogren beach

If you're looking for something slightly less crowded than Mogren then this is a solid option... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
melikeytotravel
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Rocky beaches are not for me

Driving into Budva the Island of St. Nicholas (the largest in Montenegro) dominates your view out... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Larry C
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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 nice scenery bring swim shoes pancakes beautiful water clear water nice place few hours main beach worth a visit hawaii boats costs rocks beaches
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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

Thank Larry C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank IraBelA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Jelena D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

1  Thank Tony M
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 !!

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

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

1  Thank difromleeds
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

For 3€ each return this island is definately worth a visit. Far more relaxed and much cleaner than the hectic crazy beaches on Budva. You pay €10 for 2 beds and a parasol, and can bring your own drinks & food unlike on main beach....More

1  Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

In a peek of tourist season while almost all beaches in Budva are like dirty garbages we really hoped that this place should be cleaner and better as it takes some time to go there also you need to pay 3 euro for the ship...More

Thank Андрей П
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for something slightly less crowded than Mogren then this is a solid option. Clear water (bring swim shoes) and sun bed with umbrella option (€10). There are restaurants on site but it's cheaper and quite easy to take your own food. Toilets...More

1  Thank melikeytotravel
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gert1992
7 August 2018|
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Response from Victor E | 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
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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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