Your chance to own a property on an island in Croatia. From properties boasting an array of high-end facilities to authentic seafront villas, which will be on your viewing shortlist? By Martina Petrina
Owning a home with soothing sights and sounds of the sea has multiple benefits for sophisticated modern living. Whether you’re embarking on vacation homeownership for the first time, searching for a seaside second home, or looking to add another location to your getaway options, there are luxury houses in Croatia waiting for you. With a wide range of amenities, unique locations, and mild climate conditions, these eight seafront homes offer the best of the seaside lifestyle.
Sophisticated 6-Bedroom Villa on Island
Set on a 420 sqm plot with 360 interior square meters, this Mediterranean-style mansion on Korčula is no ordinary beach house. A private, ample gated courtyard leads to the six-bedroom home, where the minimalist facade and dramatic entrance dazzle with its contemporary blend of natural materials. Unobstructed views of the crystal clear sea provide the backdrop for luxurious island living. The interior detailing exudes refined elegance with dark woods, glass, and soft cream travertine in the main living spaces. Outside, the patio with a 25sqm swimming pool, and numerous open-air and covered spaces make this luxury home ideal for alfresco dining that is both relaxed and stylish.
Magnificent 3-Bedroom Seafront Villa
With stunning views of the sea and its own private boat dock, this seafront villa on Pelješac near Dubrovnik is a majestic slice of paradise. With an outdoor space of nearly 3000 square meters, the villa’s grounds are populated by Mediterranean plants and alfresco dining spaces with a gorgeous stone fireplace. There is a rustic patio with a generously sized swimming pool that sets the mood for relaxed summer days. The interior feels just as expansive, with sliding window walls and tall angled ceilings welcoming in the light. The pale hues and neutral tones with the use of wood, and stone throughout keep the space feeling serene — a complement to the alluring shades of the Dalmatian coast and turquoise sea.
High-design 5-Bedroom Seafront Home
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Set along the sparkling waters of Croatia, one of the most beautiful seafront homes offers an elegant space in which to partake in Mediterranean luxury at its finest. With its close proximity to Zadar and town amenities, the property is poised as a gateway to endless adventuring. Alfresco dining takes place on the covered patio area with a 40sqm infinity pool, while the interiors have been updated with stylish fixtures with classical charm. The house offers lush gardens, a private beach entrance, luxury wellness with a hot tube, a sauna, and a gym. Thanks to its large living area, kitchen, five bedrooms, and five bathrooms, this luxurious property offers plenty of space for trips with the whole family or hedonistic extended stays.
Authentic Island Estate with Four Bedrooms
One of the rare seafront luxury houses on the island Hvar, perched on the cliffs and isolated from the crowd. This island home represents an ideal choice for those looking for complete seclusion and a peaceful and quiet estate. Set only steps away from the sea, this estate has wide access to the beautiful pebble beach and a private mooring for sale. It’s an authentic two stories house designed with traditional Croatian hues in mind: light green, pale blue, and warm brown accents. The interiors feature an open-concept living space leading out to the scenic terrace overlooking the sea — perfect for a hot tub, should you wish. Surrounded by pine trees it is an amazing place to anchor your vessel on the private boat dock and enjoy the long summer days.
4-Bedroom Hacienda with Clean Energy Credentials
On the banks of the island Drvenik Veliki near Split, this luxurious mansion was designed under the principles of sustainability, purely run on renewable energy sources. The estate has its own infrastructure: solar energy (6,000 W), generator (5,000 W), and water storage (90,000 l). The magnificent hacienda spreads over 8,500 m2 featuring four bedrooms and baths across the 180 sqm inside space. A fully equipped kitchen with a barbecue is connected to a pleasantly decorated semi-covered atrium of 90 sqm which is designed to serve you as an outdoor living room. The entire area of the property is framed by dry stone walls which, in addition to a pleasant visual appearance, provide maximum privacy to the visitors.
Secluded 3-Bedroom Seafront Stone Villa
Set foot on your own slice of paradise at this seaside property in the desirable Dubrovnik region. This beach house is about as close as you can get to the stunning Adriatic coastline without going for a swim. The outdoor area extends over 1000 sqm, while the indoor space has a surface of 162 sqm, divided into two floors. Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, an outdoor dining area, and a vast living room with access to a large terrace. Maximizing views are of utmost importance in this seafront house. Wake up in solitude, surrounded by the old pine forest, and enjoy the sunrise on a large terrace overlooking the sea. The ground-floor unit brings you even closer to nature, where pine groves and fragrant vegetation sway, and turquoise sea beckon you to the beach. Spend hot summer days completely isolated on a picturesque beach between high stone cliffs.
Mediterranean-style 4-Bedroom Seafront Residence
Situated in the charming village on Korčula island, this genuine seafront mansion overlooks the breathtaking neighboring islets and crystal-blue waters Croatia is famous for. Spread across three floors and built to the highest standards with direct access to the sea, the villa offers a unique atmosphere of the Mediterranean. The house comprises four bedrooms and three bathrooms, a fully-fitted kitchen with an indoor and outdoor dining area directly connected to the large semi-covered atrium with a barbecue zone. With floor-to-ceiling windows, multiple balconies, a game room, and a tavern, this luxury property can keep the whole family entertained. It is the perfect landing pad for those looking to discover all the island’s amenities as Korčula boasts a variety of hidden beaches, stunning architecture, and distinctive culinary specialties.
Inspiring 8-Bedroom Seafront House
Live out your Mediterranean dreams under the Croatian sun in this villa located near the ancient city of Zadar. Set on a 980 sqm gated plot this impressive eight-bedroom residence encourages luxurious seafront living. The Mediterranean-inspired mansion is combining classic and contemporary styles to create a distinctive oasis with an airy, easy, and open floor plan. Plentiful oversized windows turn sea views into dynamic art in many of its rooms, while glass doors open to a secluded patio, a sun-washed deck with a 23 sqm refreshing pool — all perfect for unwinding and reveling in the unforgettable views of the Adriatic sea. A path leads through flourishing vegetation to the beach in the front. The residence benefits from a private garage with a parking spot for 3 cars.