Villas for rent in Hvar
The island of Hvar is the sunniest island in the Adriatic, with an average of 2718 sunshine hours per year. But otherwise the fourth largest Croatian island has a lot to offer the many tourists who come every year. The history of the island goes back to the prehistoric era. In the caves Grapčeva spilja and Pokrivenik corresponding certificates were found. Later, Greeks as well as Romans, Byzantines and Venetians left their mark on Hvar and traces are found. Accordingly one can visit numerous different buildings from these times and history friends will have their bright joy.
As far as the flora is concerned, the island today mainly impresses with its impressive lavender fields. Hvar is often called "the lavender island". The picturesque vineyards and numerous, often almost untouched beaches add to the wonderful atmosphere of the island.
Several times a day there are ferry connections from Split or Drvenik. Tourist interesting is the island due to its Mediterranean climate practically all year round. While in the summer months, of course, especially beach vacationers come, it attracts in the spring and autumn in particular cyclists on the beautiful Croatian island.
The city of Hvar offers countless restaurants and bars and offers a lively nightlife, which is why many young people and celebrities like to visit the island. Hvar has a fashionable marina and many cruise ships run to the port of Hvar city.
The towns of Starigrad and Jelsa with its small streets invite you to take a leisurely stroll and Vrboska with its fortified church and its canals even reminds a little bit of Venice.
Getting to Hvar
Of course you can also reach the island of Hvar by car, if you are not afraid of the long journey and do not want to miss the mobility and independence of your own car on vacation. Here, the fastest way is the arrival on the new highway to Split. From Split you take the ferry to Stari Grad - the ferry port on the island of Hvar. The journey time by ferry from Split to Stari Grad is about 2 hours.
Of course, getting there by plane is quicker, and the destination airport is Split (SPU). At the airport there are several buses and taxis available to take you to the port of Split. From there take the ferry to Hvar. Of course you can also rent a car at the airport and then travel on your own.
An island with a pedigree
Hvar has absolutely stellar reputation in the world of tourism. Conde Nast Traveler's readers have named it the best island in Europe for 2019, for example, due to the abundance of things you can experience and enjoy. Apart from that, many global celebrities have visited the island because here they could rent out some of the best holiday villas in whole Croatia with a private pool.
While there certainly is a lot of places where you can relax completely and let the serenity of nature was over you, there are also plenty of places where you can party hard, too. People from literally all over the world come here for just that purpose, so it can really be said that Hvar has something for everyone. And if the club or the bar you're visiting that night closes before you've vented all your energy, find a villa for rent with a private pool and continue the party there! On Villsy, you can easily a place perfect for that. Browse the villas for rent on Hvar there and make the first step towards creating an absolutely perfect vacation for you and your friends.
What you can discover in Hvar
Both the town of Hvar and the entire island offers everything a tourist needs for an unforgettable holiday in Croatia. In addition to historical buildings, such as the Romanesque walls from the 13th century, which surround the city and the impressive city gates, which were built in 1454, there are also numerous interesting museums, churches or monasteries to visit.
Strolling through the narrow streets of beautiful places on the island, you can find charming souvenirs and then relax in one of the many cafes or small restaurants and enjoy the Mediterranean flair of the island.
The most important meeting place of inhabitants and visitors is the central market square of Hvar, which offers a particularly romantic atmosphere.
In the numerous excellent restaurants of the city you can enjoy the tasty and varied local cuisine - from fresh fish to homemade cheese and delicious Dalmatian smoked ham to the excellent wine selection.
What you can do in Hvar
First, of course, you also want to enjoy the beautiful villa with its own swimming pool. After all, you can also relax and recover in Croatia.
If you have relaxed enough at your own pool, you can make your way to the surrounding area, where you can make wonderful walks or bike rides.
In no case you should miss to rent a small boat and explore the islands off the island of Hvar and create one of the many beautiful beaches. Special knowledge is not required. If you do not dare to do it alone, you can take part in a guided boat tour.
Other places on Hvar
Hvar is a reasonably large island, so there are several towns and villages worthy of consideration when deciding where your large luxury villa on Hvar will be. The aforementioned Jelsa and Stari Grad are the other two main settlements here apart from the town of Hvar, but don't overlook Milna, for example, either. This tiny village of less than 100 people has a spectacularly beautiful sandy beach and is actually very close to Hvar Town, so you can easily have the best of both worlds – loads of culture and an amazing swimming place.
The eastern part of the island is the place where the quaint little village of Sućuraj is located. The place has an incredibly rich heritage and long history, but the main attraction are the beaches and coves in and around the village. You can easily find your slice of heaven this way, maybe some secluded place just for you and your company to enjoy. No doubt, setting up your Croatian villa holiday on Hvar will be an amazing experience. You simply can't make a wrong decision, no matter where on the island you find your villa with a pool.
Why use Villsy
Using Villsy offers many benefits to travelers. On the one hand, the offered villas are hand-picked and constantly checked. So you can be sure, that you really get what you were told, which was promised at the time of booking.
The villas can be booked easily and uncomplicated online.
And finally, guests will be looked after later around the clock 24/7 by a competent and friendly customer service. With Villsy the Croatia holiday on the island of Hvar is guaranteed a great success!