Destination guide

Adventurous Opatija will entice you

The area's monuments and musicals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Opatija. Travellers to this walkable city praise the cafes, seaside and beaches. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Opatija

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Opatija has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Park Angiolina (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Open Air Summer Theater (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Molo Longo Promenade (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Platak Ski Resort (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Opatija

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Opatija

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Opatija is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Park Angiolina (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Lido Beach (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Slatina Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Medveja Beach (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Ucka Nature Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Pesja Beach (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Opatija

The nearest airport is in Rijeka (RJK), located 15.1 mi (24.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Pula (PUY), which is 35.7 mi (57.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Opatija?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,545 holiday lettings near Opatija. From 553 Houses to 219 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Opatija for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Opatija?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Opatija. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Croatian Walk of Fame: 6,938 holiday lettings
  • Church of the Annunciation of Mary: 6,922 holiday lettings
  • Slatina Beach: 6,984 holiday lettings
  • Open Air Summer Theater: 6,945 holiday lettings
  • Maiden with the Seagull Statue: 7,001 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Opatija listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Opatija?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 553 Houses in Opatija. Our other popular types of Opatija holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 219 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 1,741 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 9 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Opatija?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 809 holiday homes with pool available in Opatija. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.