HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

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

Hvar is the ultimate Dalmatian Island. Blanketed by thick, Mediterranean vegetation and blessed with a wonderfully mild climate, Hvar villas have been among the most popular holiday destinations with discerning travellers for centuries. Considered among the 10 most beautiful islands in the world, Hvar remains beautifully natural, attracting painters, nature lovers and outdoor sports enthusiasts in droves every year, who flock to apartments in Hvar, Croatia to enjoy the close links between man and nature and the charmingly traditional way of life which is still enjoyed on the island.

Things to do on holiday to Hvar, Croatia

There is a huge amount to see and do from an apartment in Hvar. The coastline is stunning. The pebble beaches that surround the island mainly consist of small, crescent shaped bays, surrounded by thick pine woodland, which shelter visitors from the frequent winds that make Hvar a kite surfing haven. If you are looking for a soft sand beach from your holiday rental apartment in Hvar, there are a couple of natural, sandy beaches along the north coast, especially around Jelsa. There are plenty of opportunities to sail and kite surf in Hvar, with reliable winds caressing the north shores of the island. There are also some excellent scuba diving centres located in Hvar and Jelsa, with dive sites ideal for both experts and interested learners.

One of the most enjoyable ways to explore from Hvar villas is to take the slow route through the island, travelling under your own steam. Cycling through Hvar is a hugely popular way to explore, taking in the sights and smells, especially the rich fragrance of lavender which covers the island. There are a huge range of cycle paths throughout the meadows, country roads and forest tracks of Hvar, details of which are readily available from the Hvar Tourist Information offices.

Places to visit on holiday to Hvar, Croatia

Hvar Town paintings cannot do the town justice. The ancient town is stunning, located on a sheltered harbour. The ancient monuments which make up the town appear at every turn, and although St Stephens Cathedral, the Theatre of Hvar and Groda Palace are the best known attractions in Hvar town, it is almost impossible to set any monuments apart from the rest of the town, such is the ancient beauty. There is plenty of walking from Hvar town, both into the unspoilt woodland and along the coved coastline that surround the town, and by night, the bars and restaurants of Hvar attract people from across the island.

Other Dalmation Islands are within range of a fantastic day trip from a Hvar villa too. Boats can be arranged heading for the islands of Brac, Ciovo and Korcula among others.

Weather in Hvar, Croatia

Hvar has a magnificently mild climate, and is famous for its warm temperatures and remarkable lack of rain. During the warmest summer months, (July and August), monthly average temperatures hover around the 25˚C mark, with daily peaks routinely reaching up to 30˚C. The clear seas are easily warm enough for swimming from May until November as sea temperatures between these months remain above 20˚C too. In winter, a very special time for painters in Hvar villas, temperatures still average between 8 and 10˚C.

Travel to Hvar, Croatia

In order to reach a self catering apartment in Hvar, you must first catch a flight to Split Airport (SPU), services to which are provided by easyJet, Flybe and British Airways. The airport has excellent bus connections to Split ferry terminal, from which there are a large range of ferries, catamarans and boats waiting to take you across to Hvar and your Hvar holiday rental.


Popular Destinations


Summer Destinations

Croatia Favourites

Island Gems

Wonderful! 4.9/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #8137616
15
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #3494731
9
Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #6458187
9
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #8167204
5
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #8030885
1
Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #8156370
9
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
House #1947953
2
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
  • 7 BR
  • 7 BA
  • Sleeps 18
Villa #440953
13
Viewed 69 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 5
Multiple rentals House #518107
15
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6784637
4
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Apartment #2004702
5
Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Villa #3608409
6
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Multiple rentals Apartment #85525
15
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #1821071
6
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #8041335
15
Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #6468693
1
Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 5 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 10
Villa #1584147
2
Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
  • Studio
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #2092152
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #6059941
16
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(29 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 24
Apartment #761771
29
Viewed 219 times in the last 48 hours
  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 10
Villa #400144
4
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Multiple rentals Cottage #406778
1
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Apartment #8115504
3
Exceptional! 5/5
(2 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Apartment #3750637
2
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #8073591
13
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Villa #8054063
5
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 5 BA
  • Sleeps 11
Villa #1393503
6
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Apartment #1429361
6
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(4 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 5
House #8151146
4
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
House #789716
16
Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #2003347
2
Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 12
Villa #8170927
1
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Multiple rentals Apartment #518107
5
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Apartment #829404
2
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
  • Studio
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #2094974
  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Villa #6110503
Exceptional! 5/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 13
House #6173126
5
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #2302811
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Apartment #2544988
1
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #2194393
3
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(33 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Apartment #6092440
33
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #8063718
1
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #2302767
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Multiple rentals Apartment #1016576
5
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Apartment #2214207
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Villa #6110509
1
  • 5 BR
  • 5 BA
  • Sleeps 12
Villa #6968085
1
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #6971068
2
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Apartment #4282491
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #2618790
  • 1 - 50 of 300+
 

Recent Reviews

Beautiful property, wonderful location

5 of 5
We had 4 nights in Rupert's wonderful property in Hvar. Although we were unlucky with the weather in Hvar (end of April - was always going to be a risk!) we had a brilliant time. Our catamaran from Split to Hvar was cancelled due to rough seas, so we took the ferry to Stari Grad - where Rupert very kindly met us, which he really didn't need to do. The house is in the perfect location - right by the beach, & only a 5 min walk into Hvar & is kitted out with everything you could possibly want - we made the most of the kitchen & BBQ area & found everything we needed. The bed was very comfortable & the shower was nice & powerful. Rupert was a great host & was very accommodating to everything we needed. I hope we will return to Hvar & will definitely look to rent out this property again - next time, we will fill the other room with friends & hope for better weather so that we can use the sunloungers & the terraces!
  • Review Submitted: May 08, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017

Great villa.

5 of 5
Really clean. Comfy beds. Lovely welcome tray. Great outdoor space and pool. Nice to have some basic cooking bits in the kitchen. Frane was brilliant. Loved it.
  • Review Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017