Villa Tamara

Zavala | Hvar

Discover and explore Zavala and the sunny island of Hvar, known for its untouched nature, beautiful beaches covered with fine white gravel, and popular beaches hidden in coves around the entire island.

Our Place

Zavala is located on the southern side of the island of Hvar. (You can reach Zavala through the tunnel from the village of Pitve). Zavala is surrounded by the special beauty of stone houses, lush vineyards climbing steep slopes, and the scents of lavender and aromatic herbs spreading everywhere. From Zavala, there is an impressive view of the neighboring islands Šćedro, Korčula, and Pelješac. In numerous restaurants in Zavala, you will surely enjoy the best wines from local vineyards, as well as tasty delicacies made from delicious fresh fish and homemade olive oil.

Due to its unique beauty and isolation, but also a large number of beaches, the hamlet got its original name - Žaca, according to the expression "žalca," meaning beaches, small beaches. Žaca is still the name of the local port, from which you can also go to the nearby island of Šćedro.


Best Locations Nearby

Explore top locations near Hvar, Villa Tamara

City of Hvar - 32km

Fortress Fortica and Hvar Cathedral will guide you through the long history of this city.

Split - 60km

Beautiful coastal city, known for historical sites within Diocletian's Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Krka - 144km

Seven waterfalls and a total elevation change of 242 meters make Krka a natural and stunning phenomenon.

Ancient Salona - 67km

Roman capital of Dalmatia, birthplace of Emperor Diocletian, and a sanctuary visited by Pope John Paul II.

Stari Grad - 15km

Historical gem of Hvar island, built in 384 BC, located in the northwest part of the island.

Biokovo - 90km

Skywalk Biokovo has a diameter of 8.5 meters, protruding about 11 meters beyond the edge of the cliff.




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