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Well Worth a Visit

Lovely small town with a pretty harbour, we stayed in Svaneke for five nights while touring... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Colin T
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Some of my favorite gems are here

This s a must stop for me to visit Karamelleriet and buy Rokkesten, to visit Pernille Bulow glass... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Pernille B
San Francisco, California
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28 Aug 2017
“Well Worth a Visit”
11 Aug 2017
“Some of my favorite gems are here”
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Peter F. Heerings Gade 7, Svaneke, Bornholm 3740, Denmark
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Lovely small town with a pretty harbour, we stayed in Svaneke for five nights while touring Bornholm. Lots of nice small shops the glass shop is well worth a visit, along with the brew house to try some local brew. One evening before dinner we...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This s a must stop for me to visit Karamelleriet and buy Rokkesten, to visit Pernille Bulow glass design, and to buy Johan Bulow liquorice. And then Svaneke bryghus for lunch or dinner. Charming places !

Thank Pernille B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Svaneke has quite a lot going for it. The harbour is pretty and there are some interesting shops including a glass manufacturer with glass bowls vases etc. We visited in summer and there were hollyhocks everywhere amongst attractive cottages. On the harbour there was a...More

Thank chartseven
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

It's a lovely harbour with lots of boats to admire both tall ships, yachts, and fishing boats. They also have a variety of shops from toffee makers to transportable coffee shops all making up a nice atmosphere and location. It's well worth a visit.

Thank EiWiSu
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Svaneke wins over Gudhjem in my book. Less crowded, easy access, possible to park, plenty of things to do. Eg: Stock up on smoked herings at the smoke house/røgeri and have a pick-nick Take the path from behind the smokehouse along the coast to Listed....More

1  Thank frankolsendk
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

A small harbour in the center of the village surounded by beach and small restaurants and shops. It was raining at the time we were there otherwhise we would have had a Coffee in one of the restaurants while watching the suroundings. Well worth a...More

Thank Fredrik P
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This harbour environment is excellent - small and nice for a walk, with more big hotels around and the city center within a walking distance. Admit yourself the experience of a traditional Danish hotdog or a pork-burger at the small sausage-hut at the one end...More

Thank LisPetersson
Reviewed 3 September 2015

I love seeing something that is actually used for what it was intended. Fishing boats and other commerce goes on here. That is unbeatable by any tourist facility one could put up. Svaneke is therefore my favourite on Bornholm, and there are nice cafes around...More

Thank tormodel
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We were not scheduled to land in Svaneke on our cruise but were diverted here due to the whim of he wind. We immediately headed to the tourist office and were delighted to have somebody arrive not long after we got there, two hours earlier...More

Thank sandra s
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Very nice little harbor, although local fishing is actually suffering from fishing quotas etc. There is at least one fishing boat regularly selling fish right off the deck (www.havfriskfisk.dk), the homepage is updated with the landing times/harbors and the types that will be for sale....More

1  Thank gammeldansk80
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