Lapad, Dubrovnik

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Sunbathe, swim, and enjoy a variety of water sports as you explore the sand, pebble, and rock beaches of Lapad. Rent a canoe or jet ski and go for a ride along the coast, visiting all the beaches in the bay. To wander on foot, start from the long boulevard at the end of the beaches and stroll the path leading all around the bay. Parts of the peninsula are pedestrian only, but most hotels in the area have plenty of parking facilities. Other amenities include bars, cafes, restaurants, shops, volleyball and tennis courts, and sun chairs and beach umbrellas for rent. Plan to visit Lapad during your Dubrovnik vacation using our convenient Dubrovnik trip planner .
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  • Section of the Old Town, but so close to reach it in 15 minutes in the crowded bus 6. It is a relatively quiet area, with small beaches and beautiful walks around the sea. Highly recommended.
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  • Lapad is an area 20 minutes bus ride outside the Old Town (no 6 bus) with a brand new beach area (still being developed) and a pedestrianised strip of restaurants, cinema and supermarkets. Set in a na...  more »
  • We stayed near Lapad recently and visited the town on several occasions.It is quite nice in the daytime but at night it is very noisy with crowds of people especially along the strip of bars and resta...  more »

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One of Croatia's major tourist destinations, Dubrovnik remains one of the most expensive cities in the country, especially if you wish to stay in the old town at peak season. You can choose from upscale hotel rooms just east of the old town, but for budget-friendly beds you may have to go as far as the outskirts of town. Many locals rent small rooms in their private homes, so look for rental signs in windows or check with the city's tourist office.
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