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Makarska
Travel Guide

Makarska which includes general coastal views and mountains

19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southeast of Split - Middle Dalmatia, is Makarska, the perfect place to discover more about this fabulous region. If you are coming from the Sarajevo International Airport in Split - Middle Dalmatia, Makarska is about 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the west.

Makarska is within easy reach of many of Split - Middle Dalmatia’s attractions. Kacicev Trg and Markarska Harbor are amongst the many popular places to discover here. Also worth checking out are Makarska Beach and Makarska Lighthouse.

If the weather is good head outside and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Stare out over the water and go for a long walk at one of the local beaches, for example Tucepi Beach and Podgora Beach. Put on your hiking shoes and discover the popular nature reserves for which this area is so renowned, like the Biokovo Nature Park.

When you’re ready to put your feet up after a day spent exploring the many charms of Makarska, check in to one of the area’s numerous bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Take your pick from the Bluesun Hotel Afrodita, Tucepi, the Maritimo, or the Hotel Osejava.

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Where to stay in Makarska

Valamar Meteor Hotel
Valamar Meteor Hotel
4 out of 5
Kralja Petra Krešimira IV No.19, Makarska
The price is £70 per night from 12 May to 12 May
Offering direct access to the beach, this Donja luka hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Makarska Promenade and Makarska Beach. Tucepi Beach is 2.8 mi (4.6 km) ...
4.2/5Excellent! (111 reviews)
"Good quality hotel in location within walking distance to Old Town. Clean, spacious & comfortable room. Friendly & attentive staff. Recommended for families & couples seeking beach resort & swimming pool relaxation."

Reviewed on 30 Sep 2019

Valamar Meteor Hotel
Hotel Biokovo
Hotel Biokovo
4 out of 5
Obala Kralja Tomislava 14, Makarska
The price is £40 per night from 18 May to 18 May
Located in Makarska Old Town, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Makarska Promenade and Makarska Beach. Tucepi Beach is 2.5 mi (4.1 km) away.
4.3/5Excellent! (82 reviews)
"Good location. Not bad value . Construction going on next door."

Reviewed on 17 Oct 2020

Hotel Biokovo
Hotel Maritimo
Hotel Maritimo
3 out of 5
Put Cvitacke 2a, Makarska
The price is £57 per night from 15 May to 15 May
Located in Makarska, this beachfront hotel is on the boardwalk and within 1 mi (2 km) of Makarska Promenade and Makarska Beach. Makarska Ferry Port and Church ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (169 reviews)
Perfect Maritimo Once Again 👌
"My wife and I stayed at the Maritimo in 2016 and loved it. We had always wanted to return but unfortunately only I able to enjoy it this time as my wife was visiting family in Germany. The hotel remains one of my all time favourite hotels and I have plenty to compare it to. Beautiful spotlessly clean ..."

Reviewed on 25 Aug 2020

Hotel Maritimo
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Aparthotel Miramare
Aparthotel Miramare
4 out of 5
Šetalište sv. Petra 1, Makarska
The price is £102 per night from 26 May to 26 May
Situated near the beach, this aparthotel is steps away from Makarska Promenade and Makarska Beach. Tucepi Beach is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) away.
4.5/5Wonderful! (110 reviews)
Disappointed
"Two things that annoyed us were, advertised with FREE parkin, end up paying 93 kn for 1 night and paid extra for sea view which turned out to be looking at the boat port. On the up side, nice clean modern hotel with lovely breakfast"

Reviewed on 3 Oct 2019

Aparthotel Miramare
Villa Harmony
Villa Harmony
3.5 out of 5
Stari Velikobrdski put 153 A, Makarska
Situated near the beach, this villa is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Vepric Shrine and 1.3 mi (2 km) from Makarska Beach. Makarska Promenade and Church of St. Philip are ...
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
"Super tolle Villa. Es hat an nichts gefällt. Super toller Ausblick. Sowohl zur Meerseite als auch zur Bergseite. Sehr ruhige Lage. Super nette Vermieter. Immer wieder gern!"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2019

Villa Harmony
Villa Panorama
Villa Panorama
4 out of 5
Makar 6, Makarska
Situated near the beach, this villa is 1 mi (1.6 km) from St. Mark's Church and 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Makarska Beach. Statue of Friar Andrija Kacic Miosic and ...
Villa Panorama
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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