The historical name of Župa Dubrovačka is Brenum, which is a name that either has Illyrian roots or comes from the Slavic form of the name Žrnovica. The region, which was established on the basis of the mill trade, is situated between dignified Dubrovnik and Duboka Ljuta and covers an area of 2288 hectares. Around 6000 inhabitants live here. It is located between 42° 39’ north latitude and 18° 14’ east longitude in surrounding that has a gentle Mediterranean climate, an ethereal sky and warm sea.
A hilly chain from its north descends steeply into the wide valley filled with suptropical vegetation and an array of villages close to and on the very rim of Župa bay. It has united an abundance of uniquely natural gifts into a smaller area, which certainly makes it one of the most beautiful on the Dubrovnik riviera resorts. The famous Adriatic Sea justifies its claim in the blue depths of its bays and numerous sandy and pebbly beaches.
The ambience of a historic heritage buildings harmoniously adds to thh services available along the coastline. Modern hotels meet the requirements of the most demanding visitors, from food entertainment and cultural events to land and water sports. To visit Župa dubrovačka once, means to come back again and to experience it anew each time.