Lapad is the largest part of the Dubrovnik and where most of hotels, beaches and Apartments are located
Lapad is located below the Petka hill, 1 km west of the Old town of Dubrovnik, between the area of Boninovo on the east, Batala on the north-west, Gruž Harbour on the north and Babin Kuk with Solitudo on the west.
Copacabana, Cava and Uvala Bay are three main beaches which are suitable for small children or people who like to have all beach facilities available. Some parts of these beaches are sandy while the rest is just pebbly and rocky. In Lapad is also dog friendly beach in Solitudo, next to Mandrač beach.
Lapad is with other parts of Dubrovnik connected with regular bus lines:
- 4 (Pile - Hotel Palace)
- 5 (Viktorija - Hotel Neptun)
- 6 (Pile - Dubrava Babin Kuk)
- 7 (Kantafig - Dubrava Babin Kuk)
- 9 (Pile - Medarevo)
operated by public transport company "Libertas".