The 7 Best Beaches in Bol
The beaches in Bol in Croatia are breathtakingly beautiful and a real highlight of every holiday. No wonder that this resort is one of the most popular on Brac Island. The famous Zlatni Rat Beach is an absolute dream beach that has become a kind of landmark of Croatia. But during a holiday to Bol, there are numerous other beautiful bathing spots and bays to discover. But what are the most beautiful beaches in and around Bol?
In this guide we show you the ultimate best beaches in Bol in Croatia. Additionally, we provide useful tips and info that should help you plan your stay!
For many, the beautiful Martinica beach with its marvelous Dominican Monastery is the most beautiful beach in Bol. It is located around 800 meters from the harbor and the town center. The atmosphere here is unique and with the picturesque monastery building it just looks like a picture from a postcard. The Martinica beach is a pebble beach that slopes flatly and, therefore, it is a wonderful place for families with children. If you like snorkeling, you will find good spots to observe the underwater world on the side edge.
Tip: The Apartments Villa Miranda offer beautiful apartments in a top location. From here you can walk to Martinica beach as well as the beautiful Bijela Kuca beach in a short time.
Zlatni Rat Beach
The Zlatni Rat Beach, also called the Golden Horn, is certainly Bol’s most famous beach. It is located about 2 kilometers west of the resort and can be reached by foot via the picturesque waterfront. It bears its name “Golden Horn” due to its unusual appearance: it has got the form of a huge golden-yellow sickle that stretches around 500 meters into the azure sea. Due to this magnificent backdrop, the picture of the Zlatni Rat Beach has already become a symbol of Croatia and, therefore, it adorns most postcards here in Bol.
Tip: The BRETANIDE Sport & Wellness Resort – All Inclusive is located close to the Golden Horn and convinces with a beautiful pool and wellness program.
Bijela Kuca Beach
One of the best beaches in Bol is the Bijela Kuca, which means something like the “White House”. Here you can bathe in the crystal-clear sea and at the same time enjoy a panorama as beautiful and unique as pictures that you see in travel magazines. The sea glitters in the most beautiful shades of blue, green pine trees line the beach and the small striking stone house and the beautiful Dominican monastery create a very special atmosphere. This wonderful beach is only 500 meters from Bol and can be reached quickly from the harbor.
Tip: There are many accommodations around the center of Bol. We can recommend Apartments Laguna, which offers a fantastic sea view!
Another nice beach near Bol is Borak Beach. It is located close to the Golden Horn and offers a wide range of water sports and activities. Here you can go windsurfing and there is also a diving school near the beach. Additionally, there are some lovely bars and restaurants next to the beach and the backdrop with a view of the Golden Horn is also really beautiful.
Another highlight of the best beaches near Bol is definitely the Murvica beach. This small hidden bay is an insider tip for everyone who wants to escape the hustle and bustle of the main beaches. It is located directly below the village of the same name, Murvica, just a few kilometers from the center. Parking spaces are available on site. A short walk downhill leads you to the beach. Down there, you can enjoy a very fine pebble beach, embedded in the hilly landscape of the vineyards. If you are looking for a real beach highlight, then you should certainly visit Murvica Beach on your holiday in Bol.
The nudist beach Slatina is one of the most beautiful natural bays around Bol. It is located around 6 kilometers from the resort and can only be reached via a gravel track. There are only a few parking spaces on site, from which a small path leads to the beach. Probably due to the remote location, this wonderful beach is very calm and promises the finest textile-free bathing pleasure.
Paklina Beach (nudist beach)
Paklina beach is a nudist beach, which is located just 200 meters west of the famous Zlatni Rat. It is one of the most popular beaches for nudists, because the backdrop with the Golden Horn is a real highlight. This beach is a fine pebble beach, which offers enough shade under green pine trees.
Tip: The Villa Paola offers a stunning view and top equipment – highly recommended!
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