Where to stay around Korčula Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,545 holiday lettings near Korčula Island. From 2,848 apartments to 540 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Korčula Island is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Korčula Island?

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

  • Hvar: 5,788 holiday homes
  • Split-Dalmatia County: 21,433 holiday homes
  • Brač: 13,099 holiday homes
  • Dalmatia: 47,643 holiday homes
  • Hvar: 2,717 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Korčula Island! 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 Korčula Island?

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

  • Hvar: 2,717 holiday lettings
  • Bol: 4,417 holiday lettings
  • Podgora: 3,061 holiday lettings
  • Orebić: 2,162 holiday lettings
  • Viganj: 2,343 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 Korčula Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Korčula Island. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hvar Town Arsenal: 5,053 holiday rentals
  • Zlatni Rat Beach: 10,462 holiday rentals
  • Lanterna Beach: 7,754 holiday rentals
  • Hvar Fortress: 5,067 holiday rentals
  • Podgora Beach: 7,160 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Korčula Island listed on HomeAway 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.

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Make a holiday rental apartment or villa in Korcula, Croatia your home away from home

Korcula Island is known as the greenest island in the Adriatic, and one of the moist popular holiday destinations in Croatia. Blanketed in dense woodlands and extremely rich in art and culture, the island of Korcula, Croatia, is one of the finest Dalmatian Islands to visit for a sample of all that is best of the region.

Things to do on holiday to Korcula, Croatia

Korcula Island is surrounded by secluded coves with small, deserted beaches and breathtaking views across the tiny islands of the Adriatic or the Dalmatian Coast. There are a huge number of beaches to choose from a Korcula villa, apartment or holiday home. The most popular (and busiest) being the sandy beach of Vela Przina in Lumbarda. There are many idyllic pebble beaches to choose from too, most of which are never crowded, not even during peak times.

Sailing and boating from Korcula, Croatia are wonderful activities. The tiny, uninhabited islands that surround Korcula, like Vrnik and Majsan, have beautiful little beaches to be discovered, as well as offering some of the most beautiful island scenery anywhere in the Mediterranean.

There are a huge amount of leisure activities to try from Korcula accommodation. If you manage to tear yourself away from the beaches and restaurants, Korcula holidays are ideal for canoeing, kayaking, snorkelling, and windsurfing. Scuba diving in Korcula is particularly adventurous, offering wreck diving, cave diving and wall diving. The Mediterranean is filled with wondrous marine life which can regularly be spotted when diving in Korcula. Underwater photography is particularly popular, producing some stunning shots.

The island is a haven for walking and mountain biking holidays too. Remote spots are easily reached on both foot and bike, letting you experience the sights and smells of Korcula first hand, and taking you to some of the most beautiful and peaceful spots on the island.

Places to visit on holiday to Korcula, Croatia

The main town on Korcula Island is also called Korcula. It is a fantastic example of a medieval Dalmatian walled town, where the red sloped roofs tuck up tight against the thick defensive walls. The birthplace of Marco Polo is famously in Korcula town, which has been turned into his museum. There are a huge range of museums, galleries and theatres throughout Korcula, making it one of the most cultural spots in this part of Croatia. Korcula is now the only place in Croatia where you can see the Moreska sword dance being performed.

Weather in Korcula, Croatia

Korcula, Croatia, is blessed with a Mediterranean climate. There are as many as 12 hours of sunshine during July and August, with average monthly temperatures during this period rising to around 25˚C, with daily peaks breaking the 30˚C mark on the vast majority of days. During the coldest months, (December and January), temperatures remain around 15˚C during the middle of the day.

Cheap flights to Korcula, Croatia

Reaching Korcula Island is not as hard as you may have thought. There are regular flights from across the UK to Dubrovnik Airport (DBV), mainly provided by British Airways. The island is reached by ferry from many ports, including a large range of Italian ports, so your flight from the UK can actually land in most airports in Croatia and Italy.