Maslina Resort: Mindful Luxury philosophy on Hvar


A chic hideaway enveloped in rich history, untouched nature, culinary arts, and cultural heritage, Maslina Resort near Stari Grad brings mindful luxury to island of Hvar

Maslina is a luxury, five-star resort on the Croatian island of Hvar, located near Stari Grad, one of the oldest towns in the Eastern Adriatic. Situated in the stunning Maslinica Bay, Maslina is surrounded by olive groves and terraced vineyards and stretches across two hectares of lush pine forest overlooking the crystalline Adriatic Sea. Boasting 50 rooms and three villas, Maslina Resort holds wellness, family, culinary arts, cultural heritage, and authenticity at its core. Paradox Hospitality, the management group behind Maslina, developed the resort’s Mindful Luxury philosophy, evident not only in its service but throughout the design of its facilities. Paradox Hospitality envisioned a space that fosters a sense of wellbeing and a connection to nature and community.

Maslina Resort Beach Bar 01
Maslina Resort Beach Bar with stunning view on Stari Grad Bay

Wellness is the crux of Maslina Resort

Thus, native and local species are used to maintain the landscape language already in place, where wild Mediterranean vegetation thrives thanks to thick Aleppo pines, mature olive trees, and fragrant herb bushes. The low-intrusive architecture floats on the landscape like scattered pavilions, decorated with a ventilated wooden facade that blends in with the island environment. Local Brač Island stone, exotic Iroko wood, brushed brass and tones of terracotta are harmonized with the natural color scheme, while custom-made interiors and carefully handpicked vintage pieces complete a space that is intimate, comfortable, and delicately designed with the guest in mind.

With a spectacular view onto the Adriatic Sea, the restaurants and bars at Maslina Resort present the perfect wine and dine atmosphere for guests to enjoy traditional Mediterranean-inspired cuisine with a contemporary twist

New Hotel In Maslinica Bay Interior 01
All of Maslina’s fifty-three spacious rooms, suites, and villas enjoy stunning sea views, total privacy, and absolute comfort

Wellness is the crux of Maslina Resort and is highlighted in every detail, including the organic and locally-produced amenities and wide-ranging facilities. The Pharomatiq Spa showcases a modern fitness room, beauty salon, and relaxation areas as well as a dedicated Aqua Thermal area with a Finnish sauna, aromatherapy steam bath, Turkish Hammam, and cold plunge pools. Pharomatiq specializes in restorative experiences with a garden-to-skin inspired menu that uses home-grown, organic herbs and locally-sourced essential oils. Furthermore, its seasonal à-la-carte treatments and immersion programs combine western and eastern massage techniques, fitness, and mindfulness practices.

Long history of winemaking on Hvar

The island of Hvar is also a health sanitarium and has been recognized as a destination for recovery and wellbeing since 1868. Supporting the Mindful Luxury philosophy, Maslina’s culinary focus embraces the UNESCO-protected Mediterranean Diet but adds a contemporary edge. The cuisine respects local ingredients, honors producers, and recognizes seasonality, with vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free dishes created for guests upon request. The Mediterranean-inspired restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner, with a poolside menu offered to guests during the day.

Vila Near Stari Grad Hvar 01
The Villas in Maslina Resort are pristinely located along the seashore, where you can enjoy endless sea views from all rooms

Along the coastal promenade of Maslina Resort is A•Bay, a laid-back beachside hangout where you can eat, drink and swim from sunrise to sunset. Maslina also boasts a Wine & Culture Club, where expert concierge helps guests create bespoke experiences on the island. The Club is also a hub for those who want to learn about the long history of winemaking on Hvar, completed with an extensive wine list abounding in award-winning local and international labels.

Text Ida Vickota

Photos Maslina Resort

Share on facebook
Share on linkedin
Share on twitter
This is a photography of Aimee_JanOcean Photographer of the Year 2021 Art

Ocean Photographer of the Year 2021 Announced

Princess Yachts, the UK’s largest yacht manufacturer, is delighted to announce that Ningaloo Coast-based photographer, Aimee Jan, is the Ocean Photographer of the Year 2021. …

This is photo of a Honka houses Luxury

Honka Houses: Only the Best Wood Will Do

Exceptional architectural masterpieces, Honka houses respect both your health and health of Mother Nature A residential house on the French coast is an excellent example …

This is photo of a Aston Martin Budapest Cars

Aston Martin Budapest: Gentleman’s Choice

Modern takes on its own classical design elements and staying true to the so-called golden ratio in design have made Aston Martin the most beautiful …

This is photo of a Nikica Gabrić, Svjetlost clinic Luxury

Svjetlost Clinic: One Lense Makes All the Difference

Prof. Nikica Gabrić, MD, PhD, performs painless eye surgery without stitches or the use of surgical glue, with the little help of doctors assistants, his …

This is photo of a Messika jewellery Luxury

Summer Vibes: Sun, Style and Messika

Summer has never been more exciting. Have fun with the sparkling and sunny selection of Messika diamond jewelry. By mixing, stacking, and combining these luxury …

This is photo of a NOHrD Sprintbok Luxury Gym Equipment Luxury

Luxury Gym Equipment for a Stylish Workout

Inspired by ergonomics, the elegant and luxury gym equipment can be integrated into the most varied living contexts: home, yacht, office, gym and outdoors, all …

This is photo of a new Greenline 58 Fly Yachting

The All-New Pleasurable Boat Greenline 58 Fly

In light of the success of the 45 Fly, Greenline Yachts is delighted to reveal the latest addition to its revolutionary range of flybridge cruisers, …

This is photo of a Only&Only Portonovi Travel

One&Only Portonovi’s Winter Wonderland Awaits for You

Surrounded by secluded beaches, picturesque islands and medieval towns, a stay at One&Only Portonovi offers water-front relaxation, world-class dining, and pioneering wellness Located at the …

This is photo of a RSY 38m EXP M/Y Emocean Yachting

Rosetti Superyachts: First Superyacht Project Emocean

Built for an experienced couple who were closely involved in all aspects of the design and construction of the yacht, the RSY 38m EXP M/Y …

This is photo of a new Sealine S390 Yachting

Sealine Expands the S-Class With the S390

Sealine is closing the gap between the S335 and the S430 with the launch of the new S390 in its sporty S-line The S390 is …


Carl Rand: Boating Visionary

Being innovative isn’t always easy, it takes a lot of determination and faith to endure numerous challenges. When you put yachting and sustainability in that …

This is photo of a Candela C-Pod electric boat motor Yachting

Candela C-Pod: Most Efficient Boat Motor Ever

It will last a lifetime without maintenance, is four times more efficient than the best electric outboards and makes for a totally silent boat ride. …

Scroll to Top