Find the best place to stay — Šolta

Where to stay around Šolta?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8,431 holiday lettings near Šolta. From 6,813 apartments to 946 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Šolta for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Šolta?

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

  • Split: 8,760 holiday homes
  • Hvar: 5,853 holiday homes
  • Brač: 13,248 holiday homes
  • Trogir: 7,016 holiday homes
  • Dalmatia: 49,160 holiday homes

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

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

  • Split: 8,760 holiday lettings
  • Trogir: 7,016 holiday lettings
  • Hvar: 2,801 holiday lettings
  • Bol: 4,506 holiday lettings
  • Okrug Gornji: 7,290 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 Šolta?

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

  • Croatian National Theater: 12,655 holiday rentals
  • Hvar Town Arsenal: 5,160 holiday rentals
  • Split Marina: 12,650 holiday rentals
  • Split Riva: 12,656 holiday rentals
  • Bacvice Beach: 12,755 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Šolta 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 in Solta, Croatia Your Home Away From Home

 

The island of Solta (pronounced Sholta) is one of the hidden gems of the Croatian shores of the Adriatic Sea. The island is only 19 kilometres long and 5 kilometres wide but it has a lot to offer those who love outdoor pursuits. Renting a Solta apartment in any of the main villages on the island will offer the visitor sights, smells and sounds of the “real Croatia”. Solta is uncrowded and mainly untouched by heavy tourism, allowing you to indulge in various activities during the day and then enjoying some glorious sunsets from your rental accommodation in the evening.

Things to Do on Holiday to Solta, Croatia

For those who love nature and outdoor activities, a Solta rental apartment is the perfect base for your holiday. From your apartment you can travel to the various villages on the island to enjoy activities such as fishing, windsurfing, walking, hiking and cycling. The island has several clean beaches which are perfect for those who love to swim or sunbathe. The beaches also have many rocky areas and coves which are ripe to be explored. With the warm climate, photographers and painters will also love their stay on the island of Solta. With stunning ocean views and an abundance of local residents going about their daily lives, there are plenty of photo opportunities and subjects for painting or drawing. Solta also has a rich history and there are several historical sites to be enjoyed.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Solta, Croatia

If you are fortunate to have a rental apartment on the island of Solta, you will relish the chance to discover some of the ancient ruins and artefacts that remained hidden for many years. A visit to the village of Necujam is a must when on Solta. Not only is there underwater ruins of the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s fishery and spa in Piskera Cove (part of the village’s shoreline), visitors can see many remains of pottery, farm buildings, a necropolis and ancient graves. The village is also home to a museum dedicated to the father of Croatian literature, Marko Marulic.

The village of Grohote is also worth venturing out of your Solta apartment to go and see. Historic attractions in this village include the remains of an old Christian basilica, an old Christian sarcophagus and an old beautiful chapel that is situated within an actual wall.

Weather in Solta, Croatia

The island of Solta is blessed with a Mediterranean climate. This means that visitors can enjoy long, hot summers with daytime temperatures regularly reaching 29°C. The sea around the island is warm, reaching temperatures of 22°C during the summer months, making the island an excellent choice for those who love swimming. Solta enjoys cooling breezes which ensures that visitors can enjoy all that it has to offer without overheating! The winter is wetter with some rain and wind and average daytime temperatures for January are 7°C.

Travel to Solta, Croatia

The island of Solta is a meagre 15 kilometres from Split and its airport (SPU). Several large operators including easyJet, Thomas Cook Airlines and Flybe offer regular flights to Split. There are flights from various UK airports including Manchester (MAN), Heathrow (LHR), Gatwick (LGW) and London Stanstead (STD). Once you have arrived at Split Airport, you can then hop on one of the regular ships or ferries to reach the island, the journey time being roughly 20 minutes.

Attractions in and around Solta

First time in Solta and looking for things to do? Don't miss landmarks such as Srednje Selo Church, Gornje Selo Chapel and Historic Solta Bunker. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Zlatni Rat Beach, and green spaces such as Veliki Drvenik and Mali Drvenik. Fun activities in the city include Stomorska Port and Maslinica Marina. To discover the region's top popular attractions, head to Diocletian's Palace, Kamerlengo Fortress and Mestrovic Gallery during your stay. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Cathedral of Saint Domnius, Gregory of Nin Statue or Salona Ruins to your agenda.