Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Hvar

Enjoy the history and other features of Hvar. Well known for its beaches, cafes and seaside, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Hvar Fortress and Zlatni Rat Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Weather

Seasonal weather in Hvar

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Hvar

Travellers enjoy Hvar for its seaside and island views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Hvar. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zlatni Rat Beach (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Momo Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Pokonji Dol Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Jerolim Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Stipanska Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Mekicevica Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Hvar

Fly into Brac Island (BWK), the closest airport, located 14.4 mi (23.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Split (SPU), which is 26.2 mi (42.1 km) away.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hvar?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Hvar. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hvar Fortress: 4,805 holiday rentals
  • St Stephen's Cathedral: 4,796 holiday rentals
  • Port of Hvar: 4,782 holiday rentals
  • Franciscan Monastery and Heritage Museum: 4,791 holiday rentals
  • Hvar Town Arsenal: 4,769 holiday rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Hvar?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 295 Houses in Hvar. Our other popular types of Hvar holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 186 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,933 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 11 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hvar?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 368 holiday homes with pool available in Hvar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.