Discover a selection of 3,000 holiday rentals in Hvar Island, HR that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 43 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Hvar Island. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Find towns, grassland and beach adventures from Hvar villas

Just off the Dalmatian coast of Croatia, you'll find the island of Hvar, which is an ideal destination for travellers seeking outdoor adventure. You'll find plenty of towns on the island, including one named after the island itself, but much of the area is grassland and beaches. Still, travellers who enjoy the comforts of a town can find themselves content in Hvar or Jelsa, the island's market town. Villas in this area of Croatia are relatively affordable, though you'll also find some luxury options available.

 
History

Heritage sites near Hvar holiday cottages

Hvar itself is a historic city and the city walls, which date to the 13th century, are an attraction. Situated along a serene cove is the 15th-century Franciscan Monastery with historic architecture and clifftop views of the sea. Tvrdalj Castle in Stari Grad, which dates to the 16th century, allows you to tour the summer home of a famed poet and a fortification that protected the island from attack by the Ottoman Turks. The hilltop Spanish Fortress is accessible by scenic walk or car, and is the site of a settlement that dates to before 500 BC.

Restaurants and bars

Restaurant areas near Hvar holiday homes

If you’re looking for a unique culinary adventure, the various restaurants in and around Hvar offer everything from savoury meals to sweet and tangy dessert dishes. The streets of Hvar are dotted with quaint small restaurants and sidewalk cafes, where you’ll be able to sample delicacies like grilled peaches, cheese and rocket salads. There are also upscale restaurants where you can indulge in fresh seafood, truffles and gnocchi right along the seashore. Healthy options are also available that are vegetarian- and vegan-friendly like smoothie and juice shops. The many bakeries in the region offer cakes and other pastries to sate your sweet tooth.

Essential info

Important things to know about Hvar

Hvar is a city and a resort island with a history dating to ancient pre-Roman times. It’s got a full-time population of over 11,000 people, making it among the most populated Croatian islands, and it’s a popular holiday destination. Not only does the island offer a number of historic and cultural attractions, it is near to many other small islands which each have their own charm and make for good day trip options. It has a warm Mediterranean climate with average highs around 20.3°C and 12.8°C, and 713.7mm of rain annually.

Good for couples

Romantic excursions near your Hvar holiday lettings

Hvar holiday lettings are also the ideal location for romantic travel excursions. Jerolim is a nearby Croatian island featuring quiet soft-sand beaches, pine trees, clear waters and seafood restaurants along the shore. Pokonji Dol is another Croatian inlet nearby where you can take sunset walks on the beach or explore an 1872 lighthouse with stunning panoramic views. Palmizana Botanical Gardens offers walking paths through natural foliage and cave explorations and tours. Hvar Harbour allows you to take romantic walks along a serene boardwalk, watching ships arrive and depart on the deep blue waters of the Aegean.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hvar Island?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,985 holiday lettings around Hvar Island. From 384 villas to 804 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.