Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Vela Luka

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Vela Luka. Renowned for its cocktail bars, fishing and boating, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Vela Luka

Travelers enjoy Vela Luka for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Vela Luka is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dubovica Beach (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Lanterna Beach (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Milna Beach (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Mekicevica Beach (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Lastovo Archipelago Nature Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Pokonji Dol Beach (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)

Transportation options to and around Vela Luka

Fly into Brac Island (BWK), the closest airport, located 22.7 mi (36.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Split (SPU), which is 44.1 mi (71 km) away.

Where to stay around Vela Luka?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 793 holiday lettings near Vela Luka. From 243 Houses to 59 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Vela Luka for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Vela Luka?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Vela Luka. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Križna luka: 212 holiday homes
  • Bol: 3,349 holiday homes
  • Zavala: 1,493 holiday homes
  • Split-Dalmatia County: 17,040 holiday homes
  • Uble: 240 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Vela Luka! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Vela Luka?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Vela Luka with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Bol: 3,349 holiday lettings
  • Zavala: 1,493 holiday lettings
  • Uble: 240 holiday lettings
  • Vrboska: 1,450 holiday lettings
  • Pitve: 1,484 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Vela Luka?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Vela Luka. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Purkin Kuk: 5,918 holiday rentals
  • Port of Hvar: 3,929 holiday rentals
  • Bol Marina: 9,055 holiday rentals
  • Hvar Fortress: 3,934 holiday rentals
  • Jelsa Harbour: 6,942 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Vela Luka listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.