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Dubrovnik, Croatia is one of the most attractive and best known Mediterranean cities, with an outstanding historical and cultural heritage, and has been included in the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites. The city has more than 250 sun days per year, with the average annual temperature being 17C. The average temperature during the winter months is 10 C, and the average summer temperature around 26C. Swimming season starts in April, and goes on until the beginning of October, or even longer if it's warm enough. In many luxury hotels swimming is available throughout the year in covered swimming pools. You can find a great range of Dubrovnik apartments, villas, and rooms for those looking for an alternative to hotel accommodation. Due to magnificent views on medieval Dubrovnik, a walk along its ramparts is a must. In numerous restaurants and taverns you may enjoy specialties of local as well as international cuisine.
Accommodation in Dubrovnik spans everything from rooms,hostels, Dubrovnik apartments to hotels but the trend is clearly towards high-end accommodation. But if you are looking for cheap accommodation, locally run private accommodation in Dubrovnik can provide excellent value for money. If you can't find accommodation in town of Dubrovnik, a string of small towns and villages south of Dubrovnik makes a good alternative accommodation choice, especially if you need to be close to the airport.
For those who are keen on sports and recreation, there are courts and requisites for all kinds of sports in the sea and on the ground, from tennis and table tennis to sailing and yachting. There are also several fitness centers with swimming pools, saunas, massage, aerobics, solarium, box gyms, etc. Dubrovnik is famous for quality hotels and villas most of which are situated on the Lapad peninsula and in the area of Ploce, southeast of the Old Town. The vast majority of visitors stay on this Lapad peninsula which contains most of Dubrovnik aparments, hotels, and other private Dubrovnik accomodation. Here's where you'll be closest to Dubrovnik's largest beach. The hotel complex Dubrava - Babin Kuk on Lapad has all the features of a small town. It has a shopping center, bank, an out-patient department, many restaurants and coffee bars, and a street called the 'New Stradun', which connects all of the hotels.
Dubrovnik is the city of an outstanding cultural and artistic life. The most important event is the Dubrovnik Summer Festival (July 10th - August 25th), traditionally held since 1950. It is a theatre, music and folk festival, and since 1956, has been included in the calendar of world festivals, and as such, has become one of the most famous in the world. It takes place on open stages in the town (Gunduliceva Poljana, Drziceva Poljana, Lovrijenac, Revelin), or in beautiful interiors of its buildings (Duke's Palace, cloisters, churches). The repertoire includes works of Croatian and world classics, performed by the leading personalities from Croatia and abroad, including actors, directors, and conductors - several hundreds of which have performed in Dubrovnik so far. An important part of the Festival are performances of local (Lindo, Lado) and foreign folk music ensembles. The artistic life of Dubrovnik is characterized by exhibitions taking place throughout the year.
Best beaches in Dubrovnik:
- Kolocep - Car-free island of Kolocep has some of the loveliest, sandy beaches in Croatia
- Sunj beach on island of Lopud - this beach is for those who prefer long sandy beaches
- Banje - the most famous Dubrovnik beach. Beautiful pebble beach with a magnificent view to the Old town
- Copacabana - pebble beach with some paved parts, and the sea is shallow and perfect for families with small kids
- Buza - beach on the stony slopes under the City walls
- Sv. Jakov - attractive pebble and sandy beach with magnificent view on Dubrovnik and the Lokrum island
As elsewhere in Croatia, many apartment owners in Dubrovnik expect you to stay for at least three nights and impose a reservation surcharge of at least 30% if you fall short. On-season you may be expected to stay for seven nights, especially in private accommodation / apartments.