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.

Activities

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)
Weather

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 highlights

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 near Opatija?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,212 holiday rentals near Opatija. From 510 Houses to 189 Villas, find unique holiday homes 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 destinations to visit in Opatija?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Opatija. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Croatian Walk of Fame: 6,289 holiday rentals
  • Slatina Beach: 6,270 holiday rentals
  • Casino Rosalia: 5,576 holiday rentals
  • Ucka Nature Park: 5,960 holiday rentals
  • Open Air Summer Theater: 6,283 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Opatija! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Opatija?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Opatija with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Ičići: 1,824 holiday homes
  • Barban: 7,271 holiday homes
  • Cizici: 8,058 holiday homes
  • Lovran: 2,055 holiday homes
  • Vrbnik: 9,421 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Opatija?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Opatija. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Croatian Walk of Fame: 6,289 holiday rentals
  • Slatina Beach: 6,270 holiday rentals
  • Casino Rosalia: 5,576 holiday rentals
  • Ucka Nature Park: 5,960 holiday rentals
  • Open Air Summer Theater: 6,283 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Opatija listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.