Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Zadar

Enjoy the area's history, monuments and cathedral with a rental holiday home in Zadar. This walkable city is known for its seaside, cafes and sailing. Local cultural sights include Archeological Museum and National Museum Zadar. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Stayz has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Zadar

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Zadar a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kolovare Beach (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Ninska Laguna Beach (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Jadro Beach (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Sakarun Beach (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Fun Park Biograd (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Zadar

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Zadar is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kornati National Park (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Queen Jelena Madijevka Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Vladimir Nazor Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Kolovare Beach (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Petrcane Beach (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Ninska Laguna Beach (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Zadar

The nearest airport is in Zadar (ZAD), located 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Zadar?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,661 holiday rentals around Zadar. From 418 villas to 4,959 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Zadar is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Zadar?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Zadar. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Zadar Old Town: 212 holiday rentals
  • Diklo: 1,017 holiday rentals
  • Petrčane: 5,184 holiday rentals
  • Kožino: 5,138 holiday rentals
  • Port Gate: 9,677 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Zadar! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Zadar?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Zadar with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Sali: 6,593 holiday homes
  • Vir: 4,003 holiday homes
  • Pag: 7,024 holiday homes
  • Novalja: 6,817 holiday homes
  • Ražanac: 5,951 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Zadar?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Zadar. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Port Gate: 9,677 holiday rentals
  • Croatian National Theatre: 9,715 holiday rentals
  • Petrcane Beach: 8,596 holiday rentals
  • City Sentinel: 9,733 holiday rentals
  • City Galleria: 9,690 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Zadar listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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