Destination guide

Make Baska Voda your next Croatian vacation destination

Stacked with charm, the small fishing village of Baska Voda on the Dalmatian Coast is a dream destination for a Croatian vacation. Famed for it beautiful white pebble beaches and crystal clear seas banked by pine forests, a Baska Voda vacation rental is great for families and couples alike. Fancy a hike? Then head to the nearby Biokovo Mountains where you can spot wildlife such as wolves and golden eagles, or explore its beautiful botanical gardens. Art fans can indulge in the galleries and museums of nearby Makarska where you'll find something for everyone.

Things to do

(Moray) eel meet again at the Baska Aquarium

Once a small fishing village, this popular beach resort still has plenty of cultural attractions. Visit the beautiful St. Nikole Church which dates back to the 19th century. While kids might like a peek into the Baska Aquarium, a small, quirky aquarium with mainly Adriatic fish. Spot catfish, moray eel, and grouper in the aquarium's 21 tanks. Arts and culture fans should head 20 minutes' drive south to the larger town of Makarska. Once home to Croatian artist, Antun Gojak, his impressive gallery features over 400 examples of his work.


Dot around the Dalmatian Coast's balmy beaches

Like many Dalmatian Coast resorts, Baska Voda is all about enjoying the sun, sea, and water sports. Famous for its sweeping stretch of white pebble beaches, you'll find endless ways to relax, from a picnic on the beach to a boat trip over to the island of Hvar. Watersports fanatics are also well-catered for, with windsurfing, jet skiing and kayaking rental shops dotted along the front. After a busy day of relaxing, head back to your Baska Voda vacation rental and watch the sun set over the Adriatic Sea from your private balcony. It's what vacation dreams are made of.


Baska in sunshine—welcome to Croatia's peak summer season

Peak season in this popular Croatian beach resort is, of course, the summer when temperatures can reach a balmy 80-90 degrees. There's very little rain between June and September, and blue skies and endless sunshine dominate, making it the perfect time to visit. It's also when Baska Voda vacation rentals are at a premium. For the best choice, visit in the shoulder seasons of fall and spring when temperatures reach a comfortable 70 degrees and the days still see plenty of sunshine.

Natural features

Ain't no mountain high enough—Croatia's rugged peaks

Perched on the Dalmatian Coast, an hour's drive from Split, Baska Voda is a popular beach resort. A 20-minute drive south is the start of the beautiful Biokovo Mountain range and nature park. It's popular with the hiking set who come to conquer its 5000-feet peaks. Stretching some 23 miles long, the rugged range is also home to the region's wildlife, although it's rare to spot the resident wolves and golden eagles without a guide. At the foot of the range, near the village of Kotisina, is a charming botanical garden which boasts sweeping views of the Adriatic Sea.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Baska Voda

The nearest airport is in Brac Island (BWK), located 15.8 mi (25.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Split (SPU), which is 36.5 mi (58.7 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Baška Voda, HR?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 4,261 vacation rentals around Baška Voda. From 588 house rentals to 3,209 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Baška Voda?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Baška Voda:

  • Zelenka: 982 vacation rentals
  • Ratac: 803 vacation rentals
  • Makarska Old Town: 868 vacation rentals
  • Donja luka: 982 vacation rentals
  • Gorinka: 884 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Baška Voda?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Baška Voda. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Baska Voda Beach: 8,592 vacation rentals
  • Baska Voda Harbor: 8,593 vacation rentals
  • Baska Voda Promenade: 8,576 vacation rentals
  • St. Nicholas' Church: 8,598 vacation rentals
  • Statue of St. Nicholas: 8,598 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Baška Voda listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Baška Voda?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 588 Houses in Baška Voda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Baška Voda include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,209 rentals available
  • Villas: 377 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 9 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Baška Voda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 944 vacation rentals with pool available in Baška Voda. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.