Electricity in Croatia is 220V at 50Hz.


Water is potable and you do not need to buy bottled water.


The valid currency in the Republic of Croatia is Kuna.

Foreign Currency

Foreign currencies can be exchanged in exchange offices, banks and post offices. Most hotels, restaurants and shops accept credit cards: American Express, Diners Club, Eurocard/Mastercard and Visa.

Supermarkets on the island of Hvar

Hotel Antica is located close to the shopping centre in the Stari Grad ferry port where you will find a big supermarket  Tommy  and DM (dm-drogerie markt  sells cosmetics, healthcare items, household products and health food).

Tobacco shops

The closest tobacco shop which also sells daily newspapers, ice creams, SIM cards and souvenirs is located in the main building of the Stari Grad Ferry port.


The closest ATM is located at the main building of the Stari Grad Ferry port. Another ATM is located in the shopping centre at the Stari Grad ferry port.

Gas stations

Gas stations are located in Hvar Town and Jelsa. The closest gas station is in Jelsa, which is a 15 minutes drive from our hotel. Gas stations are open from 7 AM until 9 PM.

The closest  pharmacy is located in the centre of Stari Grad. Open hours: Monday:  8AM–2PM /  4–8PM Tuesday : 8AM–2PM /  4–8PM Wednesday:  8AM–2PM /  4–8PM Thursday: 8AM–2PM /  4–8PM Friday: 8AM–2PM /  4–8PM Saturday: 8AM–1PM Sunday:  Closed There are pharmacies in Hvar and Jelsa, which are also closed on Sundays.
Emergency call for help: 112
If you require any kind of immediate assistance: urgent medical assistance, police assistance, fire department assistance, mountain rescue service or any other type of assistance at any time of day or night, dial the free-toll number 112. Emergency centres: In case you need emergent medical assistance when you're on vacation on the island of Hvar, you can go to Hvar town or Jelsa. ER: Hvar town Health Center Hvar Ul. biskupa Jurja Dubokovića 3 21450 Hvar It is located near the Hotel Amfora. Emergency room phone number : +385 (0)21 717 099 Jelsa Health Center Jelsa Pelinje b.b. 21465 Jelsa It is located little outside of the city: Phone numbers: - dentist +385 (0)21 583 540, +385(99)247 02 13 - emergency room + 385 (0)21 765 122, +385 (0)99 471 148, +385 112 The helicopter service is ready to take the patient to Split Hospital if needed.