Brac Island, Croatia
The Hideaways Club, Villa Livka
Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Villa Livka is a stylish crisp-white house located on the island of Brac in the peaceful town of Sutivan, which has a beautiful harbor and a population of just over 700. Surrounded by olive plantations, vineyards and mandarin fields, Sutivan has plenty to offer its visitors; from a thriving café culture to a host of water sport activities. It is one of the warmest places along the Dalmatian coast, boasting a spectacular Mediterranean climate.
From your villa, enjoy astonishing views over the Adriatic Sea as you take a dip in your private pool, soaking in the sun on a quiet morning. Relax in one of the loungers as you sip on a white sangria or take a snooze in the sitting room with white furnishings, modern touches and local artwork. If you are after more than rest and relaxation, the town of Sutivan has much to indulge in such as snorkeling, windsurfing, hiking and mountain biking. For a night on the town, head to the nearby outdoor cinema to see the latest film or pop into a local restaurant serving traditional specialties. Go out of your comfort zone and try the crni rizot, black risotto cooked in cuttlefish ink, or pasticada, a beef goulash with gnocchi.
Whether tasting the excellent dessert wines from one of the family-run vineyards, relaxing in the pool at your deluxe villa, embarking on an outdoor adventure or spending the day at the beach, one thing is for certain, you won’t be short of incredible experiences on the remarkable Brac Island.
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Sutivan, Brac Island
Pool open from mid-March until mid-November. Pool heating turned on from April to the end of May, and from September to the end of October. Please be aware that the pool does not have a thermo cover. Pending weather conditions may also affect some places and activities availability during winter (restaurants, boat trips, etc.).
Members can arrange all activities, dining reservations and tours with The Hideaways Club Concierge after reserving a vacation. Explore some of the top “must-sees” and “must-dos” while visiting this exquisite destination, and if any appeal to you, be sure to contact the dedicated and knowledgeable concierge to inquire!
Restaurants & Cafes:
Otok - Otok is widely rated as the best restaurant in Supetar, the town right next to Sutivan. It is located in the Osam Hotel, situated in its town center, right above the Marina.
Pizzeria Slika - The restaurant is known for serving the best pizzas on the island. It offers a relaxing open-air setting and is nicely situated in the port, with great views over the shimmering water and beautiful scenery.
Lemongarden - A newcomer to the island, this delightful restaurant continues to amaze locals and tourists alike with its delectable seafood. Dishes are vibrant, with light flavors such as citrus sprinkled over the freshest octopus, sea bass and scallops, displayed with flair and passion. There are also pasta and meat dishes offered, as well as vegetarian options. Be sure to check out the beach bar if you fancy a drink after your meal.
Benny's Bar - Located by an outdoor pool, the ambiance at Benny's is casual yet uplifting with drinks and music flowing all night long thanks to the dedicated bar staff and DJs.
Varadero Cocktail Bar - Surrounded by pine trees, this al fresco cocktail bar is delightful. Serving coffee by day and its signature mojitos by night, it's the ideal place for a relaxing night out.
Ella Night Club - Situated in the Hotel Elaphusa, the club offers a vibrant atmosphere with a DJ and neon light show.
Blaca Monastery - The Blaca Monastery offers visitors a very interesting day out for those keen on local history. No longer inhabited, this monastery was carved into the surrounding rock by the monks many years ago.
Zmajeva Spilja - Also known as Dragon's Cave, is one of Brac's oddest attractions. An ancient cave filled with Christian carvings, optical illusions, dragons, archways and even a small chapel are waiting to be discovered. Visit the Bluesun Hotel reception or call them to make a reservation; a tour guide is absolutely necessary for finding the tucked away cave safely and understanding its intricacies.
Aldura "Vanke Regule" Sports Festival - Located in the town of Sutivan, the games begin every year in the 3rd or 4th week of July.
Places of Interest:
Supetar - The largest town of Brac, located next to Sutivan, this pretty and lively town is located on the coastline boasting a natural cove where beaches offer warm, shallow waters ideal for children to play, and adults to relax in. The main beach in Supetar also has a giant water slide. But besides the incredible beaches, meander your way down the stone streets, taking in the small art galleries and local bars or enjoy a meal outside.
Zlatni Rat Beach - Hands down the most spectacular beach on the island. Facilities include cocktail bar, a self-service restaurant, regular restaurant with amazing views, cafés, pedal boat rides, jet-skis and beach volleyball.
Park Prirode, Sutivan - A lovely day out for all, Park Prirode is a local animal park which also provides activities including bowling, basketball and football. A great alternative to the beach.
Quad Safari - Zip along winding country roads on a comprehensive guided tour of Brac. You'll travel everywhere, from the highest points of the island to the coastal roads and beautiful forests. Keep a look out for tucked away towns and local wildlife such as wild horses, goats, rabbits and beech martens. A wine tasting session in Murvica will round off the tour and give you time to chat about your adventure.
Sea Kayaking Excursions - Explore the hidden bays, beaches and quaint historical villages of Brac, all from the vantage point of a kayak! Kayaking begins from Sutivan. From there, you will explore the stunning bay in all its glory. The tour concludes near the Yacht Club before heading back to Sutivan.
Scuba Diving - Scuba dive the many archaeological sites, underwater caves and ship wrecks, and observe the abundant sea life living below the waterline.
Wine Tasting - There are several excellent local wineries on the island of Brac. Sip delicious wines while tasting some of the local tapas.
Brac Fini Sapuni - This specialty store produces hand cut olive oil soaps using traditional methods. Highly moisturizing and ideal for sensitive skin, the soaps come with a variety of locally sourced additions with enhanced scents, health benefits and colorful appearances.
Olive Harvest Tour - Spend a relaxing day within olive groves where you will learn how olives are grown, enjoying a traditional lunch accompanied with three wine tastings and live Dalmatian music.