ISLAND OF KORČULA

19-05-2016

Korčula is ideal summer resort and destination for people of various interests. Besides cultural heritage, people can enjoy numerous manifestations: knight games, traditional Dalmation a capella singing and attractive religious processions, but also distinctive authentic cuisine.

Korčula is also known for its legendary traveller, explorer of the Far East, skillful tradesman and diplomat at the court of Kublai Khan, Marko Polo, who was born here in 1254. His house is an essential part of tourist offer in Korčula.

 

HOTEL KORČULA ****

Hotel Korčula is the oldest hotel in town, situated on the seafront, close to the harbour of Korčula Town. Built in 1912., almost hundred years ago, this hotel is a living monument of tourist tradition in Korčula, recently enriched with brand new feel due to its complete renovation in 2015.

Built of ancient stone, Hotel Korčula resembles a very large villa from the outside, with a spacious terrace and a unique view of the sea, with ships passing by and the peninsula of Pelješac just across the narrow waterway. The interior is stylishly decorated in calming shades of blue and lilac, perfectly fitting light colored background. In order to provide the guests with contemporary standards of comfort all rooms are air-conditioned and equipped with flat screen SAT TV and free WiFi.

 

HOTEL LIBURNA ****

Surrounded by the Mediterranean trees and vegetation, Hotel Liburna is situated in a quiet and secluded seafront position, 10 minutes from the old town of Korčula. The complete renovation the hotel has recently undergone, lifted the comfort and service on a higher level ensuring an unforgettable stay at the Hotel Liburna. The rooms are decorated in subtle hues of beige and equipped with air conditioning, SAT TV and free WiFi.

The restaurant offers Croatian and international dishes. Guests can also dine on the terrace overlooking the Old Town and the nearby islands. Hotel Liburna also features a tavern, an open-air aperitif bar, and a pool bar.

 

HOTEL MARKO POLO ****

Named after the famous explorer, Hotel Marko Polo enjoys a quiet seafront location, set on a hill above the sea and natural beaches. The gorgeous Renaissance town of Korčula is just a pleasant stroll away.

This friendly and welcoming hotel has been recently refurbished and boasts a wonderful pool area with a small children’s pool set on an extensive terrace overlooking the sea. Each room comes with air conditioning, SAT TV and free WiFi.

Hotel Marko Polo features a spa offering massages, pampering treatments, a sauna and Jacuzzi. A wide range of other facilities are also available such as a restaurant, a tavern, a bar and a small indoor swimming pool.

 

PORT 9 HOTEL****

Port 9 Hotel is situated in a quiet bay, the Shell bay, which is about 2 kilometers away from the old town of Korčula. It consists of five pavilions, a restaurant complex, the reception and numerous facilities named after work and travels of Marco Polo, who was born in Korčula.

The resort facilities are primarily intended for families with children and guests who are looking for an active vacation in the vicinity of the sea and lush vegetation, near Korčula Old Town.

 

HOTEL PARK ***/**

Hotel Park is located just 5 minutes away from the old town of Korčula right on the sea shore. A beautiful beach below the hotel is equipped with deck chairs and sunshades so you can relax soaking up the sun and enjoying the crystal clear sea.

Consisting of two pavilions connected by the central building, and two more pavilions nearby, Hotel Park offers two and three star accommodation. Most of the rooms have balconies overlooking the whole Archipelago or the old town meaning that in both cases you are provided with the most amazing view.

In the central building you can find the reception hall, a TV lounge, an aperitif bar, a cafe bar and the main restaurant with a terrace, all adding to a pleasant and rewarding stay in this picturesque area. Free WiFi Internet access is available at reception and lobby bar areas.

 

PORT 9 APARTMENTS ****

Korkyra Gardens Apartments are newly renovated apartments boasting a wonderful location in the serene bay with the meaningful name – The Shell Bay.  Quiet surrounding within olive groves, facing the Adriatic Sea, makes these apartments the perfect choice for a relaxing summer getaway. The center of the town can be reached with a pleasant walk along the sea shore or by the taxi boats.  

All apartments are modernly furnished, air-conditioned and feature a balcony. Each one comes with flat screen SAT TV, fully equipped kitchen and a bathroom with a shower, hairdryer and free toiletries. Korkyra Gardens Apartments also offer an outdoor pool and an on-site buffet restaurant. Free WiFi is available.