Welcome to the old world charm and magnificence ofDubrovnik, Croatia
. Located in southern Croatia, Dubrovnik is one of the prominent and visited tourist destinations on the Adriatic coast. With a population of approximately 44,000 the city of Dubrovnik has the prestigious association of being joined to the UNESCO list of world heritage sites
. Steeped in stunning architecture and sculptural detail
, Dubrovnik offers tourists awe inspiring historical monuments, churches, monasteries and museums
. From the moment you enter through the magnificent curtain of stone walls
that surrounds Dubrovnik you will be taken in by the romance and culture of this city. Skip the hotels
and come enjoy the privacy of your own vacation paradise in an Owner Direct vacation apartment rental. Accommodations
vary from condo rentals, apartment rentals, home vacation rentals and villas. Owner Direct offers visitors the best selection of vacation rentals and lodging to suite every budget and taste.
Visitors will have an abundance of cultural sites to view. The main pedestrian street, Placa
, is a blend of cafés and shops with outstanding monuments at either end. Minceta Fort
is one of the most beautiful and visited cultural attractions in Dubrovnik. Located on the northwest side of the city this fortress was built originally as part of the city’s outer defences. Fort Minceta is a northern bastion of a 1.2-mile-long system of walls and ramparts that surround Dubrovnik and was built according to the design of Renaissance builder Juraj Dalmatinac.
Another main attraction for visitors is the Dubrovnik Summer Festival
a famous music and theatre festival that has been held since 1949. Renowned nationwide for its exquisite selection of drama, plays and concerts of chamber music the festival showcases more than 2000 artists from 30 countries.
Dubrovnik is considered to be one of the top diving areas in the world
and attracts numerous diving enthusiasts every year. Whether you have never dived before or are simply adding to a long list of world diving destinations, Dubrovnik is unmatched for diving exploration. Fantastic beaches
are also found along the coasts of Dubrovnik. Lapad beach allows you the ability to spend the days relaxing in the breeze of the Adriatic Sea while having the amenities of cafe bars and restaurants within walking distance from your beach umbrella. Banje Beach is also a great choice; this pebble beach gives access to a winding footpath to the top of Mount Srd
where you will be left astounded at the sunlit view of Dubrovnik along the coast.
There is a wide range of restaurants to choose form in Dubrovnik, mostly offering a very similar menu of local seafood and some meat dishes. However the prices can be very steep, which gives all the more reason to find a fantastic vacation apartment rental in Dubrovnik so you can enjoy the fresh cuisine in the comfort of your own accommodation. Last minute discount accommodations from condo rentals, apartment rentals, villas and various accommodation deals will be highlighted in red if available.