Amarcord" means "I remember " in italian dialect and is the name of the epic film from the great director Federico Fellini.
We are glade to have our lovely hostel in the ex school of the island built around 1890, for this reason we called it : "Amarcord Skola".
It’s a lovely sociable place for holidays , decorated according to a theme or a particular style of the upcycle design, with adaptation of furniture and revised objects with the new function to wrap the clients guests in a retro atmosphere seafaring school vintage, impregnated by salt and echoes schoolchildren who have frequented for nearly 100 years.
Amarcord Skola has:
- one big room- dormitory mix with five beds with shared bathroom.
- four rooms , two triple and two double.
Proceeds from the creative restoration of an old elementary school situated on the sea front (Pantera Gulf) near the village of Veli Rat ( only 200 m.5 minutes walking ).
There is a common living room, a space outside in the garden with some tables and a wood terrace is the solarium.
You can to require breakfast on payment (5€italian breakfast 7€continental).
Guests can use cold kitchen (fridge,kettel,washbasin, microwave) .
We wait for you...let's dream in the nature of Dugi Otok paradise
Disponible para huéspedes
Outside there is a shaded terrace with a snack bar where to take drink or light meal and take a break to cool, read a book, make a game of backgammon (or other games provided by the management).While for those who love take a sun we have a wooden platform to ten meters away from the sea border where sunbathing alternating the heat to swim in the crystal clear waters of the nearby sea.
Atención a los huéspedes
We live 300m far from the Skola in the little village of Poje, we will be available for the requests of our guests.
Otros aspectos destacables
The Boutique Hostel Skola is 200 meters far fron the Village of Veli Rat, the northernmost place of the island and is located in the Čuna bay. It dates from Roman times and the most distinguished sacred building is the parish church of St. Anthony., and the famous lighthouse Punta Bjanca, located three kilometres northwest of the village. Punta Bjanca is the biggest lantern in the Adriatic and is 42 meters high.
In Veli Rat There is also a very modern marina for boats in the place as well as a tourist office and post office. Southeast of Veli Rat is the sandy beach Sakarun, one of the most beautiful beaches on the Adriatic where we manage a cool beach restaurant bar call "Amarcord Sakarun" which our guest can have special discount or a reservation directly from the Hostel.
Amarcord is the title of a famous film by Federico Fellini ‘s movies (pronounced “amarkɔrd”, a Romagna neologism (sub-italian dialect)that means “Remember”.
Remember our beautiful places, the special moments spended here, the unforgettable flavors tasted, and all that the nature and our work could offer you.This is what we want give at those who will choose to visit Amarcord venues in Veli Rat, Soline and Sakarun Bay , here on the magic island of Dugi Otok – Croatia .
In the white sandy beach of Sakarun you could have refreshments light meals, salads and and drinks at the charming wood cottage Amarcord Sakarun shade of a fresh pinewood. At the Amarcord Village of Soline you can do lunch and dinner with delicious Pizza & Pasta, cooked in owen wood, and prepared at moment by handmade.In Veli Rat, you can sleep in a old ex school converted into a comfortable Amarcord Hostel Skola.
More than these places we could offer you different services at your request directly in your boat or in the houses (always in the north of Dugi Otok) where you spend your hoidays.
This is the Amarcord World, made by Beatrice & Darko, her Italian cook, he Croatian fisherman, now both the project managers, who run in cooperation with a local team and workers from different European countries
Amarcord is a world of tasty memories, that you will bring back with you even at the end of your holidays, and You Are Welcome in !