Book Korčula Island holidays and soak up the glorious Croatian sunshine whilst relaxing on the beach
With just over 16,000 permanent residents, it is the second most populated of the Adriatic islands, and covers an area of 279 square kilometres. The economy of the island has been traditionally centred on agriculture and fishing, with vines and olives both major products. Nowadays, tourism has superseded much of the traditional economy.
There are some nice beaches on the island, but visitors to Island Korčula holiday rentals may also want to take a short boat ride to some of the other nearby islands in order to enjoy the charms of the coastline. The largest and nearest of these is known as Badija, and there are some secluded beaches here. Sample the golden sandy beaches near Sitges Villa Rentals and soak up the glorious Spanish sunshine or head to Italy to stay in Abruzzo/ Molise Apartments to enjoy lazing on the blue beach status awarded sandy stretches of Abruzzo/ Molise.
Choose Korčula Holiday Rentals and have a colourful, festive and eventful trip away
Music lovers who are heading for a stay in Korčula holiday villas will also be pleased to know that from 2012 onwards the island is set to host a festival of baroque music. Featuring some great famous ensembles from across Europe and the world, the event is sure to light up the streets of the old town. A number of famous Croatian artists have hailed from the island, including Frano Kršinić, a sculptor from Lumbarda, and Ivan Milat Luketa, a painter from Blato. British visitors to Island Korčula holiday rentals may also be interested to know that the island was the adopted home of solder, writer and politician Sir Fitzroy MacLean, a Scotsman who may have been the basis for the character of James Bond. MacLean was allowed to buy a house on the island due to his work with the Communist-led anti-Nazi Yugoslavian resistance during the Second World War.
You deserve an idyllic summery stay in Korčula Apartment Rentals
Indeed, there is plenty to see in the town of Korčula itself, especially for guests in Island Korčula holiday rentals who are interested in history. A local tradition maintains that the famous Venetian explorer Marco Polo was born here, and there are plenty of monuments to the Italian, seen by many as the greatest traveller of all time. It is possible to visit his family home in the town, while the Town Museum provides an interesting overview of the history of the island, with plenty of information about where to explore next. A stay in villas in Korčula is likely to be eventful. With plenty to see and do, as well as great weather and beaches, it really provides a complete and unmatchable island holiday experience.
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What are the most popular accommodations in the area?
The most popular accommodation types on Korčula are apartment rentals and house rentals. With 1,878 accommodations on Korčula, the perfect vacation home is only one click away.
How much does it cost to stay the night?
With Casamundo you can find rentals on Korčula starting at €30 - On average, you will stay in a 116 m² (House rentals) or a 54 m² (Apartment rentals).
Do you offer pet-friendly apartment rentals on Korčula?
We have the perfect options for you and your furry companions. Apartment rentals are the most pet-friendly accommodations on Korčula with an average price of €108 per night.
Do you offer accommodations for traveling with a group?
Yes, we definitely have accommodations for groups on Korčula. On average, the apartment rentals has space for 4 guests.