Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Vela Luka

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Vela Luka. Renowned for its cocktail bars, fishing and boating, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Vela Luka

Travellers enjoy Vela Luka for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Vela Luka is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dubovica Beach (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Lanterna Beach (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Milna Beach (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Mekicevica Beach (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Lastovo Archipelago Nature Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Pokonji Dol Beach (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Vela Luka

Fly into Brac Island (BWK), the closest airport, located 22.7 mi (36.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Split (SPU), which is 44.1 mi (71 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Vela Luka?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,042 holiday lettings around Vela Luka. From 695 flats & apartments to 258 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Vela Luka?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Vela Luka. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Croatia Divers Vela Luka: 2,869 holiday homes
  • Olive Oil Museum: 2,787 holiday homes
  • Hvar Island: 2,913 holiday homes
  • Brač: 6,105 holiday homes
  • Korčula Island: 3,350 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Vela Luka! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Vela Luka?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Vela Luka with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Bol: 4,020 holiday lettings
  • Hvar Town: 2,390 holiday lettings
  • Korčula: 2,460 holiday lettings
  • Orebić: 3,576 holiday lettings
  • Stari Grad: 2,501 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Vela Luka? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Vela Luka. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Croatia Divers Vela Luka: 2,869 holiday rentals
  • Olive Oil Museum: 2,787 holiday rentals
  • Hvar Town Arsenal: 4,782 holiday rentals
  • Zlatni Rat Beach: 10,224 holiday rentals
  • Hvar Fortress: 4,801 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Vela Luka listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.