No 23 | Bol, Croatia
No.23 is a two bedroom house located in Bol, on the island of Brac, Croatia. The house is tucked away in Bol’s quiet old town district to the west of the harbor on a slight hill, giving it great views over the town. The house is the perfect place from which to enjoy your holiday, sleeping 4 people in two air-conditioned en-suite bedrooms, with a large living area, fully equipped kitchen and vine covered terrace. It’s a short stroll into town, where you can take you pick from the many restaurants and bars, or stock up on some fresh fruit from the daily market.
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- Floorplans -
The house has a large lounge, with ample seating, TV, satellite and Bose iPod dock.
The fully fitted and well equipped kitchen includes hob, oven, fridge freezer, all cooking equipment (pots, pans and utensils), kettle, coffee filter and toaster.
There is a bathroom on the ground floor with a shower.
Also, there is a large vine covered terrace.
External stairs lead up to the bedrooms on the first floor, of equal size, one has a super king-size bed and the other twin single beds. Both are air-conditioned with on suite bathrooms.
- Things to do -
Brac is the 3rd largest of the Adriatic islands and the closest one to Split. Bol is situated on its southern shore and is the oldest settlement on the island. It boasts a fantastic weather record with long summer days cooled by a westerly mistral. Spread out along the coast it is backed by Vidova Gora at just under 800m it’s the highest point in the Adriatic. This stunning backdrop and a variety of beaches combine to give Bol a very laid back atmosphere.
The town is centered on a small harbor from where the flotilla of small fishing boats lands the daily catch. It’s also where the catamaran docks daily from Split and where the taxi boats run to the famous Zlatni Rat beach. Around the harbor are a variety of restaurants and bars.
If you have ever fancied trying it, Yellow Cat Kite surf offer some great beginner courses from 3-5 days. Their instructors are first class and there is no beach starting. They take you a safe distance from the shore in the "yellow cat", hook you in and let you put into practice the theory lessons, before collecting you down wind!
Bol is a great blast and gybe location, the prevailing wind is the westerly mistral and blows normally from 1pm daily between early June and September.
The main center is located at Borak Beach, with Big Blue and Zoo Station for windsurfing and the Yellow Cat for KiteSurfing.
Visit the harbor in town one evening and you will see the various day trips on offer or we can also arrange bespoke events and day sails though Sunburst Sailing.
There are a number of beaches in Bol, the most famous of them is Zlatni Rat – (or Golden Horn) it’s a long spit of small pebbles that extends into the crystal clear waters of the Adriatic.
There are a couple of bars and restaurants located on or close to the beach, try Mali Rai for some excellent seafood and local wine.
There are a variety of day trips available, to Hvar town, Jelsa or Markaska from the harbour in Bol. Or, why not catch the Jadrolinija catamaran from Bol to either Dubrovnik or Split for the day.
Please check with our concierge in Bol for the latest timetables and destinations.
Tennis & Biking
The Bol tennis center is a truly impressive set up. With 26 clay courts and a center court that can seat 2,000 spectators. With an onsite PCT Tennis coach and a selection of courses, it will suit everyone from beginners to aspiring pros. Bol is also an excellent location for all levels of mountain-biking or road cycling. Big Blue run a variety of daily excursions or you can rent a bike and explore on your own.
- Location & directions -
There are many options, we will provide a more detailed list when you book and can help to make all the arrangements.
However, most guests will take the ferry from Split harbour to Brac. The ferry runs throughout the day and docks at Supetar on the North side of the island. From there it’s a 40 mins taxi ride or 60 mins bus ride to Bol.
From Split harbour, there is also a fast catamaran daily at 4pm which takes an hour and docks directly in Bol harbor.
It’s also possible to take a private speed boat directly from Split Airport (as its right by the seafront) to Bol or we can arrange for a taxi to collect you from he airport and bring you all the way to No23Bol.