Hear the sound of the church bells as you swim in your courtyard pool in the glorious surroundings of Casa Adriatiq. Located in the heart of the charming town of Jelsa, just a few steps from the pretty harbour with tavernas serving fresh fish and local wine, this is a special place for your stay on the wondrous island of Hvar.
This palatial townhouse exudes character with the thick exposed stone walls, wooden ceiling beams and terracotta tiled floors contrasted with contemporary style throughout. Bold colours, bright artwork and fashionable furnishings are used across the villa, resulting in a rustic yet thoroughly modern ambience in the spacious open-plan living and dining space. The state-of-the-art sound system is perfect for an evening with friends or a special celebration. The beautiful kitchen is fully equipped with everything you may need or treat yourself to a private chef for part of your stay.
You will be well looked after here with daily house-keeping plus the villa has modern amenities such as Wi-Fi plus satellite television and air-conditioning in each of the four bedrooms. Each of the rooms has sumptuous beds and high-end en-suite shower rooms whilst two bedrooms have a terrace, perfect for an aperitif before heading out to dinner.
Surrounded by high walls to ensure your privacy, the outside courtyard has an amazingly long swimming pool and a lovely terrace area for al-fresco dining by the barbecue. Or just pop inside to the heated circular pool, especially inviting in cooler months, alongside the sauna for an added touch of luxury.
The delightful town of Jelsa has a family friendly vibe with authentic restaurants, pretty bays nearby and lovely boat trips. It is a great base for exploring this part of the island. You can walk or cycle through the dense pine forests, discover pretty beaches and coves or hire a boat or car to explore further afield.
The island of Hvar is yours to discover, whether it is wine-tasting in local vineyards, kayaking at sun-set along the coast or exploring the villages and towns on the island. The captivating surroundings of Casa Adriatiq will make this a memorable holiday in this beautiful part of the mesmerising island.
Casa Adriatiq is in the heart of the town of Jelsa, just a few steps away from restaurants serving fresh fish, bars and shops plus the charming harbour where you can hire your own private boats. You can swim from the rocky shore in parts of the town or head to some beautiful pebble beaches in under a kilometre. The town has a really family friendly vibe and is a great base from which to explore the island of Hvar.
Nearby you can walk or cycle through the dense pine forests, discover pretty beaches and coves or take boat excursions a little further afield. There are numerous walking tours that start from Jelsa and various trekking paths across the island.
The picturesque little town of Vrboska (4km) is just a short drive north. It has many pretty bridges over the narrow fjord, giving it the nickname Little Venice, and some pretty historical features in the village itself as well as a Fisherman’s museum. Just a short walk through the pine forests north of Vrboska brings you to the delightful beach of Soline, very popular with families on the island. You can also hike between Vrboska and Jelsa, walking through pine forests, secluded coves and some naturist beaches.
Children and adults alike will love the nearby Adventure Park (1km) with paint-balling for all ages, quad biking, archery, bocce, beach volleyball, trampolines and giant boxing amongst other unusual but fun activities. Those who love watersports can find centres in Jelsa or head to Zavala (10km) on the remote southern coast for more action and beautiful bays.
The island of Hvar is yours to discover, whether it is wine-tasting in local vineyards, kayaking at sun-set along the coast, cycling across the countryside or exploring the villages and towns on the island.
Stari-Grad (10km), one of the main ports for arrivals from Split, was founded by the Greeks in 400 BC and is the oldest settlement on the island. Nearby you will find Stari Grad Plain, a cultural landscape dating back from the Greeks in the 4th century BC, now a UNESCO heritage site. Or head to the glitz and glamour of Hvar Town (30km) which has recently gained a reputation as one of Croatia’s trendiest destinations.
Also, don’t miss Humac (13km), a sixteeth century hamlet without electricity set upon a hilltop on this remote and beautiful part of the island. Here you will find a restaurant that serves by candle-light with all food cooked on the open-fire, do book well in advance though.
At Excellence Luxury Villas we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to babysitters we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply contact Excellence Luxury Villas Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:
- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport pick-up/drop-off
- Babysitting/childcare services
Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact Excellence Luxury Villas Concierge Team.
Please note that all extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!