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Destination guide

Vacations don't get more mellow than in Brela, Croatia

Perched on Croatia's popular Dalmatian Coast, the charming beach resort of Brela is a real breath of fresh air. A Brela vacation rental makes an ideal base for your Dalmatian Coast getaway. Whether you come to relax in its natural springs or on its many beaches, you're guaranteed to return rejuvenated. Fancy a little adventure on the side? Don't forget to pack your boots and go hiking in the Biokovo Mountains where you may spot the resident wolves and eagles. While culture vultures should head to nearby Makarska to Croatian artist, Antun Gojak's iconic gallery.

Things to do

Arts and culture? You'd Brela believe it

While Brela is largely renowned for its beautiful beaches, don't miss a quick selfie with the iconic Rock of Brela, a small rock island which has become the symbol of the town. A Brela vacation rental is great base to explore the rest of the region. Like arts and culture? Then venture a 20-minute drive south to Makarska, the main town on the coast. It's home to a clutch of art galleries, including Antun Gojak's Gallery which features over 400 pieces by the artist.


Find beach blanket babylon on the Dalmatian Coast

Brela has been a beach favorite of Croatia's rich and famous since the 1960s. The most popular beach is Punta Rata, which has been called one of the best beaches in the whole of Croatia. Banked by pine forests and rugged rocks, this swathe of shingle beach is lapped by crystalline waters of the Adriatic Sea. Whether you want to go jet skiing or windsurfing, or just relax with a picnic on the beach, you just can't beat it. Another popular choice is to hop on a boat over to Hvar, a small island famed for its renaissance-era buildings and nightlife.


In fall, you can stand under my Brela, Brela, Brela

Brela is a popular summer vacation resort on the Dalmatian Coast, which often attracts the best of Croatia's weather. In July and August, it's all blue skies and sunny days, with temperatures up to 90 degrees. Thankfully, the cooling breeze off the Adriatic acts like a natural air conditioner. Summer attracts the resort's wealth of visitors and Brela vacation rentals get snapped up quickly. The shoulder seasons of spring and fall are equally pleasant times to visit. However, it does cool down in the evenings and the odd shower of rain is not uncommon, so pack a Brela, sorry umbrella.

Natural features

Raised by wolves in the Biokovo Mountains

Brela is popular beach resort on Croatia's Dalmatian Coast, an hour south along the coast from Split. A big draw to the resort is its proximity to the Biokovo Mountains and nature park, which lie a 25-minute drive south of Brela. This impressive mountain range stretches for 23 miles and towers nearly 5000 feet above sea level, and is one of the most popular areas in Croatia for hiking. It's home to wolves, wildcats, and golden eagles. There's also a visitors' center in Makarska where you can pick up maps and brochures.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Brela

The nearest airport is in Brac Island (BWK), located 13.8 mi (22.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Split (SPU), which is 33.1 mi (53.2 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Brela?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 4,855 vacation rentals around Brela. From 3,514 condo and apartment rentals to 528 villa rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.