Indian Summer in Augustów Primeval Forest

Have you not had time to rest during vacation? Do you value peace and quiet? Extend the summer and welcome autumn among the picturesque lakes and forests of the Augustów Primeval Forest which will soothe your senses. Enjoy the seasonal transition from summer to autumn and charge the batteries before winter! 30.08-26.09.2020

AUGUSTÓW – the capital of watersports and kayaking, recognized as a health and relaxation resort. It lies on the Netta River and Augustów Canal surrounded by woods of Augustów Primeval Forest and six beautiful lakes. Here lies “the Green Lungs of Poland” – Wigry and Biebrza National Park, and Suwałki Landscape Park. The uniqueness of the town, fresh air filled with the scent of nature; and plenty of attractions makes this area an ideal place for active vacation – kayaking tours, surfing, sailing, boat, gondola or catamaran cruises. Enthusiasts of biking, horse riding, and Nordic-walking will enjoy the endless possibilities of this magnificent place. Picturesque views, pure water, relaxing pine and spruce forests, unspoilt nature and wildlife will soothe your senses.

The price includes:

  • 7 x night’s accommodation in the main hotel building or bungalow
  • rich buffet breakfasts
  • served dinners
  • access to the grill, deck chairs
  • discounts on 1-day kayaking trips


  • 960 PLN /person in a double room in the main hotel building / bungalow
  • 1110 PLN /person in a double LUX room in the main building
  • 1350 PLN /person in a single room
  • 720 PLN /3rd person in a room
  • 630 PLN /children 4-12 years of age (in a triple room, ½ serving size)

Additional information:

  • check-in time from 3 PM; check-out time till 11 AM
  • check-in possible till 10 PM
  • breakfast served between 7:30 – 10 AM
  • dinner served between 5 – 7 PM
  • additional charge (cash only): local fee – 2 PLN/person/night
  • children under the age of 4 (sharing a room with parents; without a separate bed) – FOR FREE; with a possibility to rent a baby crib (without bedding) – for free; bedding – 70 PLN/stay
  • pets are NOT allowed
  • smoking is NOT allowed indoors
  • free, fenced parking lot
  • free Wi-Fi in the main hotel building

In the backyard you will find:

  • outdoor, wood-burning sauna
  • two summer houses
  • sheltered barbeque area with a fireplace
  • playground for children
  • rental office: kayaks, bikes, Nordic walking poles
  • badminton rackets
  • parking area

Villa Skomanda’s extras:

1-day kayaking trips

A wonderful adventure in a kayak for everyone – from a beginner to an experienced veteran. Exploring the most beautiful kayaking routes – gentle, meandering along meadows and woods of Augustów Primeval Forest – Czarna Hańcza River; rapid and surprising with its unpredictable character – Rospuda River; a pearl of hydro-technical art – Augustów Canal which connects Poland and Belarus; the “Polish Amazonia” running through Biebrza Marshes – Biebrza River. We provide safe and stable double and triple kayaks.

As part of our “Indian Summer” package – 5% discount on kayaking trips

Cycling tours

Picturesque trails, fresh air, forests, lakes… In other words, a biking paradise.

There are 17 tourist bikes in our rental place.

Cruises on lakes and Augustów Canal

Cruise ships, catamarans, gondolas.

Horse riding

Horse riding lessons on a lung line, in the riding hall; for more advanced – rides in the countryside, and horseback tours.

Carriage rides

Rides through extensive and mysterious woods of Augustów Primeval Forest.



Villa Skomanda is situated in a picturesque part of Augustów city, close to the Augustów Primeval Forest and Augustów Canal; 1,8 km from the city center. The complex also includes a restaurant, a meeting-room, and SZOT office. In the backyard you will find a spacious garden area with a terrace and a playground for children, wood-burning sauna. On site, it is possible to rent bikes, Nordic walking poles, or take part in an organized kayaking trip. Here, you can find perfect conditions for all kinds of active leisure, including cycling, kayaking, and hiking. The hotel has a fenced outdoor parking area.

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Villa Skomanda from Augustów, among lakes and forests
ul. Konwaliowa 2
Augustów 16-300, Polska

+48 87 643 43 99

+48 605 153 375