Bromarv

Bromarv is a village in the archipelago, located a 40 minutes drive away from Ekenäs. Bromarv offers a picturesque guest harbor, and therefore it's easy to get there also by boat. In Bromarv you can go swimming at beautiful beaches, participate in different events or why not enjoy dinner at one of the charming restaurants.

During the summer there’s a lot of summer guests and happenings in the village. In the heart of Bromarv you’ll find the guest harbor that attracts a lot of sailing guests.

Summer in Bromarv

During the summer, plenty of events are held in Bromarv. For example, the summer market, the Midsummer party and Bromarfnatten are popular among both summer guests and locals.
In Padva you’ll find a beautiful beach and you can continue your journey from there out to Skataudden and the summer restaurant Skatafe.
If you’re longing for a cup of coffee or savouries in the centre of Bromarv we recommend visiting the cozy restaurant & café Theodors, that also serves lunch all year round, and the summer café Tre Troll or Café Spiltan.

In addition to restaurants, Bromarv also offers a variety of activities. You can try kayaking, stand up paddling or hiking. Find out more information about the activities at the guest harbour. 

History

Already in the 16th century, Bromarv was inhabited. Fishing, agriculture and building ships have always been important livelihoods for the area’s population. In the end of the 19th century, Bromarv became popular among summer guests, many houses were built during these years and they are still standing.

A few kilometers from Bromarv village center you’ll find the Rilax estate. The historical Rilax battle took place here during the Great Northern war year 1714. The battle included the Swedish and Russian navies. The Russian navy won the battle and it was their first significant victory.