Croatia

Croatia holidays

Croatia’s been catapulted into holiday stardom in the last decade – and rightly so! Stretching from Roman-influenced Split to UNESCO-listed Dubrovnik, its captivating coastline is a real knockout. The same's said for its islands, with chic Hvar a nightlife magnet and dreamy Brac a haven for beach fans. Whichever pocket of Croatia you choose for your stay, you can expect to spend days floating around crystal-clear waters, feasting on freshly-caught seafood and tracing the country's rich past among cobbled streets. Yep, Croatia's history is on full show, with Roman amphitheatres, Venetian palaces and Medieval monasteries among its treasures.  

Popular holiday resorts in Croatia

Hotel Astarea
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£482pp
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  • Manchester, Thu 13 Apr 2023
  • 7 Nights, Bed and Breakfast
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Hotel Astarea

Mlini, Dubrovnik Area

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Based on 1542 reviews

  • Direct access to the beach
  • Great outdoor pool area
  • Public transport available to Cavtat and Old Town Dubrovnik
  • Magnificent sea views
  • 150m from Mlini resort centre
Hotel Milna Osam
Luxe Collection
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£750pp
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  • Birmingham, Wed 17 May 2023
  • 7 Nights, Bed and Breakfast
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Hotel Milna Osam

Brac Island (Milna), Split Area

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Based on 124 reviews

  • Adults Luxe
  • Elegant boutique style
  • Stunning seafront location
  • Relaxing atmosphere
  • Excellent restaurant
Gava Waterman Milna Resort
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£719pp
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  • London Stansted, Thu 11 May 2023
  • 7 Nights, All Inclusive
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Gava Waterman Milna Resort

Brac Island (Milna), Split Area

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Based on 447 reviews

  • Stunning location and views
  • All Inclusive
  • Modern design
  • Excellent facilities
  • Fantastic pool area
Dubrovnik President Valamar Collection Hotel
Luxe Collection
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£801pp
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  • Birmingham, Tue 24 Oct 2023
  • 7 Nights, Bed and Breakfast
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Dubrovnik President Valamar Collection Hotel

Dubrovnik Babin Kuk, Dubrovnik Area

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Based on 2454 reviews

  • Beachfront
  • Easy access to Dubrovnik Old Town via local bus
  • V Level Premium Rooms
  • Excellent choice of restaurants
  • Great for Relaxation
Hotel Albatros
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£802pp
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  • London Stansted, Sat 29 Apr 2023
  • 7 Nights, Half Board
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Hotel Albatros

Cavtat, Dubrovnik Area

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Based on 495 reviews

  • All Inclusive option
  • Great range of facilities
  • Children's club
  • Seafront location with stunning views
  • Transport to Old Town Dubrovnik available nearby
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Croatia is a rising star on the holiday scene. It delivers knockout beaches with a generous side order of history and culture, making it a solid favourite for ticking those bucket list boxes. Away from the coast, its pine-clad mountains are perfect for hiking and drinking in unbeatable panoramic views.

Captivating coastline

The country has over 1,700km of spectacular coastline across its sun-blessed islands. When it comes to beaches, you can take your pick between sweeps of golden sand, pretty pebbled coves and bar-backed city beaches built for sunbathing. Keep your camera to hand, too – it’s a real winner for photo album entries.

Resorts for all sorts

Love history? Say hello to Split, a cosmopolitan harbour city surrounded by ancient Roman ruins and pristine beaches. Then at Croatia’s southernmost tip lies the medieval city of Dubrovnik, dubbed the ‘pearl of the Adriatic’ by Lord Byron. And the islands around these regions? Talk about dreamy.

Croatia resorts

Cavtat Holidays

Cavtat

Cavtat, the dreamy harbour town, is conveniently placed for getting around Croatia’s Adriatic coast.

Sibenik Holidays

Sibenik

Terracotta tiles, lush green treetops and ancient walls paint a pretty picture in this seaside city with its Venetian flavour.

Mlini

Neatly positioned between Dubrovnik (just a 20-minute drive away) and the pretty town of Cavtat, Mlini ticks all the boxes for a traditional Croatian retreat.

Babin Kuk Holidays

Dubrovnik Babin Kuk

Tucked away on the north-western tip of Dubrovnik, Babin Kuk is a great base for epic days of exploration.

Makarska Holidays

Makarska

Combining beach, city and countryside in one cosmopolitan yet history-steeped retreat, Makarska is the perfect base for Dalmatian exploration.

Korcula Island

This idyllic island is a hit with families, thanks to its lively, medieval port town and handful of secluded beaches.

Brac Island Supetar

The capital of this glorious island, Supetar, is big on rustic charm and pushes the beachfront appeal.

Dubrovnik - Old Town Holidays

Dubrovnik Old Town

Dubrovnik’s charming Old Town is a cobweb of UNESCO-stamped landmarks and historic marvels, only 4km south of the border with Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Lapad Holidays

Dubrovnik Lapad

Right next to the Old Town of Dubrovnik, along the Croatian coast, the Lapad peninsula is a breath of fresh air in amongst its maze of terracotta roofs.

Baska Voda

The great outdoors is calling your name! This serene seaside packs in hiking routes and beachfront spots for totally lazing around by the calm waters.

Brac Island (Milna)

This dainty fishing village throws its arms open to families and couples alike. It's small in size, but big on Dalmatian charm and Mediterranean flair, so prepare to be wowed.

Brac Island Bol

If you’re looking for incredible beaches and even better cuisine, Bol is the island’s answer for all sun-worshipping foodies.