Destination guide

Head to the cosy city of Novalja

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Novalja. Travellers appreciate the bungee jumping in this relaxing city. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Novalja

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Novalja a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Strasko Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Zrce Beach (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Komrcar Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Jadro Beach (21.4 mi / 34.5 km)
  • Jami na Sredi Trail (23.2 mi / 37.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Novalja

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Novalja is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Strasko Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Zrce Beach (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Rucica Beach (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Pag Island (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Zavratnica Inlet (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Golden Beach (8.7 mi / 14 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Novalja

Fly into Zadar (ZAD), the closest airport, located 40.1 mi (64.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Novalja?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,033 holiday lettings around Novalja. From 133 villas to 6,366 flats & apartments, 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.

Can I rent a beach property in Novalja?

Perhaps it's the glorious ocean views, or maybe it's the chance to simply kick back all day, every day. But there's just something about a beach escape that appeals to all of us. HomeAway has 2,917 holiday homes by the beach. Looking for a different atmosphere? See if any of our other properties stand out. Our selection here includes:

  • 2,340 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 1,422 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 1,142 beach-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Novalja?

If you want the space to spread your things out, chill out and maybe even cook up a storm, you're going to love having your very own apartment. HomeAway has 6,249 for you to browse through here. If you make your booking early, you could spend as little as £19 per night. If that doesn't match your squad's style, we've got a range of other self-catering accommodation options to pick from, such as:

  • House: 358 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £30 per night.
  • Villa: 93 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £103 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 79 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £58 per night.

Can I stay in Novalja in a large group?

It can be hard finding the time to spend with your nearest and dearest. A getaway is the perfect opportunity to be reunited. If you were planning to stay under the same roof, HomeAway has options to suit. Currently, apartment holiday rentals are the hottest thing for big groups of visitors here, and we have 1,226 available on our database. Properties for rent around the area that are suitable for large groups include:

  • On the lookout for places that can sleep 5 people? We have 2,582 that will be suitable. Prices begin from just £37 per night.
  • Need a place for 6 guests? We have 2,080 that will be ideal. You can get one for as little as £49 a night.
  • On a trip away with 8 guests? We've got 546 accommodation for rent that fit the bill. Prices start from £56 per night.

You and your posse will be well catered to when you plan your Novalja escape with us!