hvar wedding venue

Fortress Spanjola

Hva, Fortress Spanjola is another great choice in Croatia.

If you’re looking for a historic wedding venue in Hvar Island, look no further than Fortress Spanjola. This stunning venue is located on a hill about 100 meters high, overlooking the city of Hvar and the sea, as well as the Pakleni islands.

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With its rich history dating back to the 16th century, it’s the perfect place to celebrate your love in a unique and unforgettable way.

Fortress Spanjola offers you several options for the ceremony and cocktail hour. The reception area is always the same, but you can play with the platoons.

We usually have the ceremony on the rooftop, overlooking the sea.

The cocktail hour can be arranged on the roof too, or in a separate space closer to the reception area.

The cereption area, is also the biggest one. It has several platoons that can be used in creative ways.

For example, one of the platoons can be used as a lounge area, and one of them can be used for the DJs.

The classical stone tones in fortress Spanjola, give you a blank canvas that works with all styles.

The rental of fortress Spanjola goes throught the city of Hvar.

It needs to be done by the wedding planner.

Let’s talk money

The price is calculated per person for fortress Spanjola rental is 25 eu p/p. There’s no minimum.

The food, drinks, and rentals, are seperate to the Hvar wedding venue rental.

This part is done by a catering company that has exclusive rights to host weddings at the Fortress Spanjola.

The catering company in questions is reliable, owned by the same family for years.

The food is of great quality, and so are the wines.

You really can’t go wrong with them, and even if you had a chooice to pick someone else, I would always recommend them.

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The menu prices are calculated by courses.

The cheapest being 85,00 eu p/p and the most expensive being 150,00 eu p/p

The drink package is unlimited and it’s charged based on the type of package you would want. The drink package does not include cocktails and those are charged per request.

The basic package being 30,00 eu p/p and the premium one being 40,00 eu p/p

If you want the cocktail hour or the ceremony on the rooftop, the service charge is an additional expense of 1.000,00 eu.

Fortress Spanjola is a really good value for money wedding venue on Hvar.

If you want to do some additional math, you can check out our average pricing here: https://www.croatiaweddingplanner.com/wedding-croatia-cost/

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The wedding is allowed from 4 PM up until midnight, when by city regulations the festivities should end.

With careful planning, the schedule can be used in a way that you get more then enough party time until the end.

If you want to spice up your wedding in Hvar with having a different ceremony spot, you can do so.

Some options like Hanibal Lucic’s Garden is a great alternative.

The price is formed by the City of Hvar and it’s available upon request.
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Hvar island Wedding additional info:

How to get there: To get to Hvar island you would need to fly into Split airport. From the airport you would go to the port, and board a ferry or a catamaran.

Accommodation: You can find all types of acommodation on Hvar island. From airbnbs to hotels.

Party scene: Hvar has a good party scene so you can let your hair loose in one of many clubs.

Such as:

  1. Hula Hula
  2. Carpe Diem
  3. Central Park Club

Other activires you can plan on the island of Hvar are:

  1. Wine tours
  2. Food tasting tours
  3. Pakleni islands tour
  4. Island hopping (Brač, Šolta, Vis)

Getting around:

You can get arround the island by taxis, arranged transfer vans, boats.

The city of Hvar doesn’t allow transportation in it’s city center, so you will need to walk.

Want to plan a perfect wedding on the island of Hvar?

Contact us! https://www.croatiaweddingplanner.com/contact/