Additional Location Information
The apartment is located in a quiet bay of Korcula, away from the noisy restaurants and bars, but with local amenities still nearby. There are two traditional restaurants serving tradional Croatian cuisine and grilled meats, a few minutes walk from the apartment and a supermarket around a 5 minute walk which sells fresh vegetables, bread and other essential items.
In the front of the apartment is a concrete jetty where you can swim off from into the warm waters of the Adriatic sea surrounding the island of Korcula. There are pebble beaches in either direction of the apartment reachable in about 10 minutes walking. One is located in front of the Bon Repos Hotel, the other is known locally as "Banja", where there is also a basketball court, trampolines and a sailing school where you can learn to sail boats, wind-surf or hire kayaks.
Within a 15-20 minute walk from the apartment, you will be right in the centre of Korcula Town where you wander the narrow streets of Korcula Old Town visiting the numerous churches and museums, souvenir shops and taste local specialities at numerous restaurants and cafe-bars serving food and drink all day.
On the way to Korcula Town, there is the main bus station, where you can take a bus to other parts of the island, including Lumbarda which is popular for its sandy beaches and production of the white wine, Grk; a taxi rank and a small port where there are taxi boats ready to ferry people to the small islets very close to Korcula, which makes a great day trip. There are also several tourist agencies where you can hire bikes, scooters, cars, kayaks and boats, if you prefer a self-guided tour of the island.
There is a no private parking directly at the apartment, but you can park park just off the road opposite (residents and other guests park along this road safely). If travelling by bus or boat to the island, the bus station and the port is within a 15-20 minute walk.