Villas on Hvar for rent

Villas on Hvar for rent

Escape to our Hvar villas for celebrity-style vacations. Book now and enjoy turquoise waters, sea views, charming Old Towns, and day trips to the Pakleni Islands.

Our villas on Hvar are situated in hidden bays with turquoise waters or on hills near towns, perfect for those who seek privacy with town access. Celebrities often vacation on Hvar drawn by its beautiful beaches, charming old towns like Stari Grad and Jelsa, and the nearby Pakleni Islands which are perfect for day trips.

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Hvar Luxury Travel Guide

Why visit Hvar island

Welcome to the island of Hvar, known as one of the best 10 islands in the world to visit! Hvar Island is a Croatian gem in the sparkling Adriatic Sea. It attracts travelers with its timeless charm and beauty. As one of the sunniest spots in Europe, Hvar boasts a Mediterranean climate that bathes its landscapes in warmth and sunshine. This island is not just a feast for the eyes but also a haven for those seeking enriching experiences.

What to do during your Hvar holiday

Hvar offers something for everyone, whether you like history, outdoor activities, food, or relaxation by the sea. Here are some of the best experiences you can enjoy on Hvar Island.

Hvar town from Fortica

Hvar town from Fortica

Hvar Beaches

Hvar Island in Croatia has many beautiful beaches that suit different preferences. Some of the best ones are fine pebble beaches. You can also find sandy, rocky beaches, and many hidden coves. Let's explore some of the top beaches on Hvar Island.

Dubovica Beach

Nestled in a picturesque bay 8 kilometers from Hvar Town, Dubovica Beach is famous for its pebble shore and clear blue water.

Pokonji Dol Beach

Situated near Hvar Town, Pokonji Dol Beach offers both pebble and rocky areas for sunbathing and swimming.

Milna Beach

Located in the village of Milna on the island's southern shore, Milna Beach is a family-friendly destination. It offers a peaceful atmosphere and several beachside restaurants.

Hvar beach

Hvar beach

Mlini Beach

Mlini Beach is located on the islet of Marinkovac, the Paklinski Islands archipelago, in front of Hvar town. It is the perfect choice for the ones who want to relax and enjoy the transparent clear sea and rewind under pine trees.

Palmizana Beach – Vinogradisce Beach

This popular bay is located on the biggest of the islets in the Paklinski archipelago, Saints Clements islet. The water is crystal clear, and there are several popular lounge bars and restaurants.

Hvar Nightlife

Hvar Town is the place to be for nightlife on the island. Along the waterfront and in the Old Town streets, you'll discover many bars, clubs, and places right by the beach. In Hvar, the nightlife has options for everyone, like electronic dance music, live performances, and chill lounge bars. Some of the best places to go out are:

  • Carpe Diem Bar
  • Carpe Diem Beach Club
  • Central Park Club
  • Kiva Bar
  • Nautica Bar
  • Seven

Hvar Beach Bars

On Hvar Island, you will find some fantastic beach bars where you can relax, enjoy the stunning scenery, and sip on refreshing drinks. Here are a few top recommendations.

Hula Hula Beach Bar is famous for its vibrant atmosphere and breathtaking sunset views. Enjoy cocktails, live music, and a lively beach party vibe.

Hvar Beach Club, also known as Bonj 'les bains' Beach Club offers a luxurious experience. You can rent a cabana, enjoy gourmet cuisine, and sip on fine wines while taking in the sea view.

Carpe Diem Beach Bar offers a serene daytime experience. Relax on sun loungers, swim in the crystal-clear waters, and savor delicious cocktails.

Laganini Beach Bar offers a tranquil setting with lush gardens. Enjoy Mediterranean cuisine and refreshing drinks in a serene environment.

These beach bars provide a variety of experiences, from lively beach parties to peaceful getaways. It is a good idea to explore a few during your visit to Hvar Island to find your favorite.

Hvar Restaurants

Hvar offers a diverse culinary scene with excellent seafood, Mediterranean dishes, and local specialties. You can enjoy tasty seafood and taste the island's wines. Here are some restaurants you should definitely check out during your stay on Hvar Island:

  • Gariful
  • Dalmatino
  • Giaxa
  • Mr and Mrs Jones
  • Zori
  • Antonio Patak

Meal on Hvar

Meal on Hvar

Hvar Sightseeing

Enjoy your Hvar sightseeing adventure! Here are some must-see sights to add to your Hvar itinerary.

Hvar Harbor (Riva)

Begin your tour at the picturesque Hvar Harbor, known locally as "Riva." Admire the beautiful boats, yachts, and the scenic waterfront promenade.

Hvar Theatre and the Arsenal

Built in 1612, the Hvar Theatre is Europe's oldest public theater. The Arsenal, once a naval warehouse and shipyard, now hosts cultural events and exhibitions.

St. Stephen's Square and the Cathedral of St. Stephen

Walk to St. Stephen's Square, the main square of Hvar Town. Visit the stunning St. Stephen's Cathedral, an iconic landmark in the square.

Hvar Fortress (Fortica, Španjola)

Climb to Hvar Fortress, situated high on a hill. It is a bit of a hike, but the panoramic views of Hvar Town, the harbor, and the Pakleni Islands are worth it.

Stari Grad Old Town and Stari Grad Plain

Discover the old town of Stari Grad. It has well-preserved streets and ancient architecture. You can also find the UNESCO-listed Stari Grad Plain, a unique agricultural landscape.

Stari Grad Plain

Stari Grad Plain

Hvar Tours

On Hvar Island, you can go on many day tours and excursions to see its natural beauty, culture, and nearby islands. Here are some of the best day tours you can enjoy on Hvar:

Paklinski Islands Boat Tour

You can find peaceful coves, clear water, and great places to swim and snorkel on these beautiful islands.

Hvar Old Town Walking Tour

Explore the historical and cultural treasures of Hvar town with a local guide.

Hvar Wine Tasting

Go on a wine tour to visit local vineyards, taste Hvar's special wines, and learn about winemaking.

Blue Cave and Vis Island Boat Tour

Take a boat tour to visit the Blue Cave on the islet of Bisevo, close to Vis Island. This natural wonder is known for its stunning blue waters, creating a magical experience. During this trip, you can explore Vis, a charming town. You can also visit the famous Stiniva Cove and enjoy a tasty seafood lunch.

Blue Cave Vis

Blue Cave Vis

Red Rocks and Secluded Coves of the Hvar Southern Coast

Charter a yacht or a luxury motor boat with experienced skippers. They will show you hidden gems of Hvar Island, like the Red Rocks near Sveta Nedilja village.

Hvar Inland Tour

Experience the raw beauty of Hvar's interior. Drive on gravel roads to find remote villages and enjoy panoramic island views. You can visit lavender fields and the highest peak on the island of Hvar. Both are ideal for Instagram-worthy photos.

How to get to Hvar

You can reach Hvar by boat from Split, Dubrovnik, or Drvenik. The nearest airports are Split Airport (SPU) and Dubrovnik Airport (DBV). The journey by car ferry from Split takes 2 hours and by catamaran 1 hour. The fast ferry journey from Dubrovnik takes 2.5 hours.

Moreover, there is a small sports airport on Hvar. We can organize arrival and departure by helicopter or smaller private jets.

Very popular is the service of private speedboat transfers on arrival and departure. This way you travel faster and more comfortably and enjoyably.

View of Paklinski Islands

View of Paklinski Islands

Where to Stay on Hvar

The best place to stay on Hvar Island depends on your preferences and the type of experience you are seeking.

Hvar Town is the island's main hub and the most popular destination. It is famous for its vibrant nightlife, historic old town, stunning harbor, and upscale restaurants. Hvar Town is ideal for travelers seeking a lively vibe, cultural attractions, and easy access to beaches.

Stari Grad is the oldest town on the island and boasts a rich history. It offers a more relaxed and authentic experience compared to Hvar Town. Stari Grad features a charming old town, beautiful beaches, and vineyards. It is great for those who prefer a quieter, traditional setting.

Jelsa is a calm seaside town on the coast. It is famous for its laid-back ambiance, beautiful harbor, and waterfront promenade.

Vrboska is often referred to as "Little Venice" due to its charming canal system and quaint bridges. This small fishing village is known for its tranquility and romantic ambiance and is perfect for a quiet retreat.

Sucuraj, located on the eastern tip of the island, is a quaint fishing village that offers a tranquil and remote escape.

Hvar's Inland Villages, such as Pitve, Gdinj, and Zastrazisce, provide a rustic and authentic experience. They are surrounded by vineyards, olive groves, and lavender fields. They are offering a glimpse into traditional island life.

Ivan Dolac and Sveta Nedjelja are coastal villages on the southern side of Hvar. They are known for their stunning cliffs, vineyards, and amazing beaches. They are perfect for wine enthusiasts and those seeking a tranquil seaside setting.

Sveta Nedilja Hvar

Sveta Nedilja Hvar

How many days is enough to experience Hvar

For a super chill and in-depth experience, think about staying on Hvar Island for a whole week or even more. You would have enough time to explore towns, visit remote beaches, visit nearby islands, and experience island life. You can also engage in activities like sailing, diving, and exploring lavender fields.

With 4 to 6 days on Hvar Island, you can see different places, enjoy various beaches, and do fun outdoor activities like hiking and water sports. You can also visit local wineries and immerse yourself in the island's culinary delights.

A weekend trip to the island is a chance to discover Hvar Town and relax. Spend one day exploring the historic town and the nearby Paklinski Islands. It is perfect for special occasions or a quick recharge.

Hvar getaway

Hvar getaway

What is the best time to visit Hvar

The best months to visit Hvar are from May to October. The summer months from June to August are very popular. This is because it is hot and sunny, which is great for beach lovers and outdoor fun. Late spring and early autumn have a calm vibe and nice weather, perfect for peaceful vacations. The weather is nice and it is not crowded. Winter sees the fewest visitors, but it can be tranquil. You can enjoy the island's natural beauty, cultural sites, and local life at a slower pace. It is also the most budget-friendly time to visit.Jelsa HvarJelsa

Discover the Hvar that speaks to your soul and make amazing memories on this beautiful island.

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