The Best Split Boutique Hotels & Heritage Hotels
By choosing one of Split boutique hotels will give you a perfect opportunity to be in the middle of Split’s old city core, giving you a truly unique experience.
Looking for a hotel with stylish accommodations that differ from all traditional chain hotels? Boutique hotels are typically smaller, having 10 to 50 rooms, but offer a charm that exactly match the rich Split history.
Your stay in a boutique hotel will be unique, and fun for the whole family. Boutique hotels in Split have an independent identity, most of them belong to typical heritage hotels based on remarkable architecture, outstanding surroundings, or unusual charm.
Small boutique hotels offer more than just a comfortable place to stay. They enrich your travel experience with something different, history, culture or typical Mediterranean atmosphere.
Top Split Boutique Hotels
If the main definition of boutique hotels regard their size (with 10 to 50 rooms), these hotels in this 1700 years old city have another main characteristic, make a part of the cultural heritage.
Most of boutique hotels in Split can be classified as heritage hotels as they were built prior to 1950 and have the distinctive qualities and ambience in keeping with the traditional way of life of the area.
Hotel Vestibul Palace
Vestibul Palace is built by integrating three places of different styles from the Romanesque, Gothic and Renaissance with some walls of the Diocletian palace.
It’s one of most extraordinary place to stay. This delightful boutique property has just eleven contemporary-styled rooms and suites, a bar, restaurant and a wine cellar in the city’s most romantic and historic setting.
Hotel is an example of remarkable harmony of antique and modern, from the hotel lobby with the large glass roof, eleven rooms equipped with modern handmade furniture with excellent air conditioning, plasma TVs and internet connections, and bathrooms with black marble.
Diocletian Heritage Hotel
Another typical small Split boutique hotels consisting of 17 tastefully decorated rooms in the heart of Diocletian Palace in Split , a perfect choice for all history and culture lovers.
The hotel is declared as a heritage hotel because of its rich history. The building is situated in the heart of UNESCO protected Diocletian’s Palace and has existed for many centuries.
In the 15th and 16th century it became home for the famous family Marulic, best known for respected writer Marko Marulic (1450-1524), commonly called “Father Of Croatian Literature”.
Their family coat of arms, carved on the east building wall, tells about their life within the walls of today’s hotel Diocletian.
Jupiter Heritage Hotel
A newcomer among Split boutique hotels, located in heart of Diocletian Palace. Hotel Jupiter is settled in the middle of 1700 years old Diocletian’s Palace, near the Jupiter Temple and the Peristyle, top Split town attraction.
Located just steps away from many bars and restaurants, close to the promenade. It is a place for a romantic getaway, the perfect location for exploring the culture and art, for relaxation in this city full of life.
This charming 4-star Luxury Hotel offers 14 rooms with on-site spa facilities including roof sauna, an outdoor tub and a hot tub with the rooftop lounge bar to relax with a drink.
Located in spectacular location, the 3 stars hotel Peristil, awaits you in the very heart of the historical center of Split city. This small hotel is situated just a couple of steps away from the Silver Gate.
The hotel offers 12 luxuriously furnished rooms, 9 double and 3 single rooms, directly inside 1700 year-old palace walls, with a splendid view over the Cathedral of Saint Duje and its bell tower and the Peristyle square.
If I add the fact that this hotel is only 50 meters away from Split harbor and 200 meters from bus and railway stations, makes this hotels one of favorite Split boutique hotels. I do remind you the vicinity of famous open space Green Market.
Palace Judita Heritage Hotel
It’s the perfect choice for all history and culture lovers. The Palace Judita is a historic hotel in a palace which dates back to the 16th century and on the main square of Split – Pjaca (Narodni Trg).
This four floors building has traces of different historical influences from the Romanesque and the Gothic on its eastern side while the northern facade facing onto Pjaca square bears Renaissance features.
This spacious patrician home is accessed through the internal courtyard with a historic well. From the balcony, you can enjoy panoramic views of the square.
It offers luxurious rooms with balcony and free parking nearby. All rooms feature exposed stone walls, parquet flooring, elegant furniture and luxurious bathrooms including bathrobes and slippers.
The rooms are air-conditioned and free WI-Fi is available in the entire hotel. Palace Judita offers free shuttle service with an electric car to and from the parking lot.
Murum Boutique Hotel is next to popular Split attractions like Diocletian’s Palace and Gregory of Nin Statue.
Murum is a heritage monument but at same time one of the smallest Split boutique hotels, located partly within city walls which are connected with original architectural elements of Diocletian’s Palace in a unique way. Dominant wall inside the hotel, dating back to the Roman Empire period, is renewed and integrated in overall scenery.
The Hotel Murum features only seven comfortable rooms. Rooms include a flat-screen TV. Certain units feature a seating area for your convenience. The rooms come with a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find bathrobes and slippers. Hotel offers free WiFi and private offsite parking.
This property is also rated for the best value in Split! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.
Heritage Hotel 19
With only 7 rooms this hotel doesn’t fit to Split boutique hotels, but it offers all the essentials to ensure a comfortable stay.
It’s located in old farmers and fishermen Split district, a brief stroll from the Croatian National Theater in Split, Gallery of Fine Arts and Diocletian’s Palace.
The hotel is very nicely designed with attention to detail. Beds are large and comfortable. Rooms are spacious and if you ask for the double room with balcony you’ll enjoy a nice view.
After you get tired of strolling up and down the old town, there is lovely garden in front of the hotel where you can relax.
Location of the hotel in the outer part of old town is also perfect because you can enjoy quietness of a street without the traffic while having a free parking lot in guarded public garage just two hundred meters from the hotel.
Marmont heritage hotel
It’s my favorite among Split boutique hotels, in the middle of ancient town Split, just few steps from Riva Promenade.
It’s located in the very center of Split that makes the Marmont Hotel an ideal destination for the tourists and the business people who want to be only minutes away from the most prominent city sights and travel terminals.
The hotel has 21 double-bed rooms, with a king-size bed and suite bathroom and air-conditioning. The elegant rooms all feature with dark walnut furniture, oak wood floors, flat-screen cable TV, a large work space and a minibar.
Hotel also offers a nice roof terrace whether you decide to visit the terrace in the morning or evening hours. It’s an experience not to be missed since you will certainly be fascinated and enchanted with the view of St. Dujam Cathedral Bell Tower and red rooftops of the old town.