Located on the northern peninsula of Lopud island, off the coast of Dubrovnik, LOPUD 1483 is a restored Franciscan monastery that has been overlooking the Elaphiti Islands and Croatia’s Dalmatian coast for centuries. After an extensive and sympathetic restoration by renowned art visionary, Francesca Thyssen-Bornemisza, LOPUD 1483 has opened its doors to guests and this five-suite, 15th century monastery is available to rent exclusively for private stays and events.


Experience the elegance and tranquility of a restored 15th century monastery with a stay at LOPUD 1483. Transformed into a place of shared experience where history, art, and botanical exploration unite the senses, LOPUD 1483’s sophisticated interiors, peaceful gardens and atmospheric ancient fortress offer plenty of space for family and friends to relax and enjoy the undiscovered beauty of the Elaphiti archipelago. Yours to enjoy on an exclusive basis, you will be looked after by our team of discreet and highly-trained team of hospitality professionals. Using the best local and seasonal ingredients, many from our own gardens, your private chef will tailor his menus around your tastes, with attentive hosts on hand to anticipate your every need – both at the property and whilst exploring the local area.


For group retreats, corporate seminars, concerts, intimate ceremonies and celebrations, LOPUD 1483 will heighten their significance and add a sense of depth and peace. And, with such a variety of spaces to choose from, we can host occasions ranging from the most intimate to those that reserve the entire complex for your exclusive use. Please contact us to discuss the possibilities.


At certain times throughout the year, guided tours of the monastery and grounds can be booked by prior appointment.

To book a private visit, please contact your agent or broker, or email booking@lopud1483.com