Find a perfect sunshine villa break in Dubrovnik
On the edge of the Adriatic Sea in the southeast of Croatia lies the historic city of Dubrovnik. This enchanting place offers swimming spots, exquisite cuisine, and incredible history. Surrounding Dubrovnik Old Town, which is 19.5 miles from Dubrovnik Airport, is the mighty 6365 feet long and 83 feet tall mediaeval wall to explore.
Escape to a beach villa in Dubrovnik with your partner where you can wander through the picturesque, narrow streets and hop on a scenic boat ride. Or, bring your children for a family holiday and watch as they become fascinated with the history of the Old City. Our range of carefully selected villas have impressive features that you’d struggle to get for the same price with a package holiday — like your very own open air hot tub, private pool and sea views. We’ll make booking a Dubrovnik villa easy for you with our best price guarantee and wonderful customer service team who are on hand to help.
Dubrovnik, also known as Pearl of the Adriatic, is home to many picturesque beaches, such as Banje Beach. Take a trip up to Mount Srd on a cable car or check out the filming locations of Game of Thrones. While you’re in the Dubrovnik region, make time to visit the tranquil Lokrum Island, which is brimming with wildlife and offers spectacular views of the mainland. If you want a day trip out of the city, Peljesac Peninsula boasts coves, sweeping valleys and fresh oysters.
A villa and a hotel are both popular vacation lodging choices, but there are some key differences that set them apart. Villas offer more in the way of privacy and seclusion, with spacious rooms, dedicated outdoor areas, and larger kitchens allowing for relaxed in-home meals and entertainment. Moreover, villas are often located in residential areas, with access to the local community and amenities. In contrast, hotels offer a more traditional and convenient lodging experience.
Villa holidays provide the perfect combination of affordability and comfort. Villa holidays are often much cheaper than staying in hotels, allowing you to enjoy the flexibility of self-catering accommodation without spending a fortune. You can choose from a wide selection of villas, all of which offer spacious living areas and fully-equipped kitchens. You'll have the perfect space to relax and unwind without relying on the extra charges and amenities of a hotel.
The best time to visit Dubrovnik is in April and May, when the weather is the most pleasant.
The best areas to stay in Dubrovnik are in the picturesque Old Town, with its historic cobbled streets, medieval buildings and monuments. Other great areas are Lapad and Babin Kuk, both boasting incredible beaches and plenty of restaurants.
The most direct way to get to Dubrovnik from the UK is to fly to Dubrovnik Airport (DBV). Most major airlines offer daily direct flights from UK airports, including London Gatwick (LGW), London Heathrow (LHR), and Manchester (MAN). From the airport, you can take a taxi or transfer to reach Dubrovnik city centre, which will take approximately 30 minutes.
The currency in Dubrovnik is the Croatian Kuna (HRK).
The time difference between the UK and Dubrovnik is one hour ahead.
Croatian is the official language spoken in Dubrovnik.
Dubrovnik, a stunning coastal city of stunning views and lush landscapes, offers visitors plenty of things to do and places of interest to explore. Start your visit with a stroll along the old city walls for stunning views of the terracotta rooftops, forts, and cobbled streets below. Spend a day exploring one of the many breathtaking beaches like Banje or Copacabana. For those seeking culture, Dubrovnik’s historic old town boasts many historic sites to visit.
Dubrovnik offers a variety of local Croatian and Mediterranean cuisine for its guests. You will find delicious seafood dishes, traditional Croatian delicacies such as Pasticada or Octopus Salad, as well as international favourites like steak or burgers. And for drinks you can choose from a wide selection of local and international wines, beers and spirits, as well as the famous Dubrovnik brandy.
The beaches in Dubrovnik provide a stunning vista of turquoise waters and white pebbles. The scenery is rivaled only by the incredible range of activities available, from cliff jumping and swimming to scuba diving, sailing, windsurfing and kayaking. Whether you're looking to take in the beauty and serenity of a lazy day by the sea, or want to try an adrenaline-filled adventure, you'll find something to suit every interest in Dubrovnik.
Whether you like to swim in waterfalls, explore ancient ruins, relax by the beach or immerse yourself in a buzzing city, there are villa holidays to suit everyone. Take a look at our top holiday destinations in Croatia.