Dubrovnik is undoubtedly the most popular destination in Croatia. This town rich in history has a lot to offer visitors. Therefore Dubrovnik is a Croatian star destination, but throughout the year, not only in the summer. In addition to the many monuments Dubrovnik is also known that one finds a crystal clear sea and beautiful beaches. Below we have provided the most popular beaches in Dubrovnik together for you.
The Copacabana beach is the largest beach in Dubrovnik and is located in Babin Kuk, a suburb of Dubrovnik. There you can find the largest number of hotels in Dubrovnik. From this beach you can enjoy breathtaking views of Elafit Islands and the bridge of Dubrovnik. The beach is sandy and is therefore very popular with families with young children. Even the sea is flat, which is also perfect for small children.On Copacabana beach you will find a separate area with facilities for disabled people, which is rather rare in Croatia. The beach offers sun beds and umbrellas for hire and there are many attractions such as water skiing, paragliding from the boat, pedal boats, banana boats … For children there is a slide and adults can use the dive center or refreshments in the cafe-bar or restaurant on the Dubrovnik Copacabana beach.
This beach is definitely the most popular and most beautiful beach in Dubrovnik. It is a pebbly beach, of which one has a spectacular view of the old city wall. Because of its location, it attracts many celebrities from all over the world here, giving one place in the immediate vicinity of the most luxurious hotels in Dubrovnik: the Excelsior, the Argentina and Villa Orsula. The Banje beach was selected in 2007 as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
On Banje beach Dubrovnik there are sun loungers, parasols, showers, changing rooms and bathing guests are offered a variety of sporting activities such as beach volleyball, boat rentals, jet ski, water slide, paragliding from the boat, etc. On the beach you can find bars and restaurants and also in the evening can be a memorable experience. The Dubrovnik beach Banje is unfortunately in the season very occupied , so if you are looking for a quiet, best to go early in the morning.
The sand and pebble beach Sveti Jakov Dubrovnik is located in a secluded cove beneath a rock on which the church of Sveti Jakov is. From there you have a beautiful view of the city walls of Dubrovnik and the island Lokrum. Because many steep stairs leading to the beach, it is for older people and families with children rather unsuitable. On the beach in Sveti Jakov you can rent sunbeds and parasols for hire and kayaks and jet skis are available. A beach cafe offers a wide selection of soft drinks. At this beach can be reached by going from the old to the hotel Argentina and then right behind the church Sveti Jakov the stairs which lead down to the beach to reach.
Buza beach Dubrovnik
This is an unusual beach hiding on a rock below the southern city wall and can be reached through a small door in the wall of the church Sveti Stipe. The path leads through the narrow streets past the cathedral, you pass through a small gate and walk a flight of stairs down to the sea. This beach is arguably one of the most romantic places in Dubrovnik and we strongly recommend you to visit him.
The small island of Lokrum is just a few hundred yards southeast of Dubrovnik in the sea. Lokrum is really a beautiful island with unique natural and crystal clear sea. She is also a nature park with a unique Lokrum botanical garden, where many exotic plants. The Dubrovnik Lokrum beaches are rocky and surrounded by lush vegetation. Thus, they are perfect for those looking for their privacy and avoid large crowds. Lokrum Island can be reached either by private boat or with an organized transfer from the port of Dubrovnik, which is very often wrong, especially in the season.
The Dance beach is located at the foot of the church of Sv. Marija and below the park Gradac. It is a rocky beach that is very popular with the locals. The sea is clean and because the beach also extends to the open sea, the water is usually colder compare to the other beaches of Dubrovnik. Also, there are many currents, so that we do not want to recommend that beach for inexperienced swimmers. Who goes swimming here can sunbathe on the rocky plateaus or refresh in the beach when it is very hot. From Dubrovnik Dance beach is just 200 meters from the Dubrovnik Old Town.