Find a campsite for yourselves in the southernmost part of Croatia – visit the Dubrovnik region and go on an adventure around the exotic south!
Lovers of a stay in nature can find campsites in the vicinity of the picturesque town of Dubrovnik or in a former seamen’s shelter, the Pelješac Peninsula. Situated in excellent locations, with a quality service and modern equipment, they will give you a new experience of camping. The Dubrovnik region campsites offer you pitches right on the sea shore or in the shade of pine tree forests, while the mobile homes, fitted with modern equipment, season your stay in nature with a dose of comfort. Choose accommodation for yourselves – the choice is really vast!
The Dubrovnik region is located in the very south of Croatia. It is a karst area with very little arable land. It consists of low mountains and the coast. The islands of Korčula, Mljet and Lastovo and the Pelješac peninsula belong to the Dubrovnik region. The city of Dubrovnik certainly stands out the most, along with smaller cities such as Cavtat, Orebić and the like.
How to get to the Dubrovnik region by camper - travel tips
You can reach the Dubrovnik camping region by car from European countries through border crossings, through Slovenia or Hungary or Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is important to note that from January 1, 2023. there are no border controls with Slovenia and Hungary (Schengen), while the border crossing with Bosnia and Herzegovina continues to be controlled. In the summer months, expect traffic jams on Croatian highways, especially on weekends due to increased arrivals/departures. Payment for the highway is made at toll stations, and you can pay by credit card or cash. If you book your accommodation through our website, you will receive detailed information about the best routes, weather forecast in our pre-stay mail.
You can reach the islands by ferry. Piers, departures/departures and price lists can be found on the official website of Jadrolinija https://www.jadrolinija.hr/en/home.
Distance from the Dubrovnik camping region to European metropolises:
Munich - 1,069 km. approx. 11:30 hours
Düsseldorf - 1,700 km. approx. 5:30 hours
Frankfurt - 1,481 km. approx. 15 hours
Berlin - 1,631 km. approx. 4:30 hours
Amsterdam - 1,910 km. approx. 7:30 hours
Zurich - 1,364 km. approx. 2:30 hours
Vienna - 960 km. approx. 9:30 hours
Warszawa -1,621 km. approx. 16 hours
Prague - 1,283 km. approx. 13 hours
Budapest - 946 km. approx. 9:30 hours
Ljubljana - 664 km. approx. 7:30 hours
What is the easiest way to move around the Dubrovnik region while staying in a campsite?
The easiest way to get around is definitely by car. If you have a large camper, it is possible to rent a car or scooter in all major cities. Some of the larger cities are connected by bus lines that operate more frequently in the summer months, the same applies to the cities on the islands. Transfers to the cities are charged additionally and can be booked on the spot, without prepayment.
Campsites located near cities are most often connected by a promenade along the sea or by bicycle paths - most campsites offer the possibility of renting bicycles. In some campsites it is possible to rent a boat, this is the best way to explore the island and hidden coves and beaches.
When is the best time for camping in the Dubrovnik region?
The climate in the Dubrovnik region is Mediterranean, with hot and dry summers and mild, rainy winters. The warmest months are June, July and August, and the coldest are December, January and February.
The swimming season lasts from May to October, and the sea is warmest in July and August. If you decide to travel in those months, prepare for extreme heat and crowds. We recommend staying in the pre- and post-season, when the air and sea temperatures are very pleasant for swimming, and the crowds are significantly reduced.
What kind of beaches can you find in campsites in the Dubrovnik region?
The beaches in the campsites in the Dubrovnik region are mostly pebbly and rocky. It is rarer to find sandy and naturist beaches that are not directly in the campsites. only Campsite Port 9 by Aminess has a sandy beach.
There are designated dog beaches in most campsites or nearby, and exact information can be found on separate campsite pages.
On many beaches, it is possible to enjoy various water sports for an additional fee.
Many beaches in the Dubrovnik region have the Blue Flag, which indicates a particularly high quality and cleanliness of the sea.
Sunbeds and umbrellas on the beaches in the camps are charged separately according to the valid price list for the current year.
What does the Dubrovnik region have to offer to its camping guests?
In addition to the beaches, it is recommended to visit the city of Dubrovnik and the surrounding smaller towns on the coast and in the interior of this region. Dubrovnik is best known for its city walls, which are under the protection of UNESCO, then for Stradun Street and Srđ Hill, which offers a panoramic view of the city and the sea.
It is also worth visiting the beautiful nature of this region. Mljet National Park, Lastovo Nature Park, but also numerous islets such as Lokrum and the Elafite Islands delight with their beauty. This region is criss-crossed by numerous cycling and hiking trails for those looking for an active vacation. The region is also known for its gastronomic scene - Rožata cake and Pelješac wine. Find information about manifestations and events and recommendations on the official website of the Tourist Board https://tzdubrovnik.hr/lang/en/index.html .
What is the average price of pitches in the Dubrovnik region and is it necessary to make a reservation in advance?
The average price of a pitch for a family of four in a four-star campsite is €30-60 in pre- and post-season, while in high season the price varies from €70 to €100.
Pitch prices are affected by: the number of people, the period of stay, the percentage of occupancy of the campsite, holidays, the level of equipment of the pitch and the location of each pitch (closeness to the sea).
The tourist tax is included in the price at certain campsites, while at some it is calculated additionally at the reception of the campsite. An environmental tax is also charged on the islands.
Pitches that have connections for electricity, water and drainage do not charge extra for the connections, they are included in the price of the pitch itself.
Some pitches in the high season (July and August) are often sold out already at the end of March. For this reason, timely booking is recommended during Early Booking, in the period from November to February.
What are the conditions of the booking and cancellation?
At some campsites, an advance payment or the total amount is required when booking.
The amount paid in advance or the total amount is deducted from the bill for the stay in the campsite.
At certain campsites, you only need to fill in your credit card information. The credit card is valid as a guarantee for the trip and confirmation of the reservation.
Most campsites allow free cancellation of reservations up to a few days before the trip. Certain campsites do not allow free cancellation and keep the advance payment or charge the credit card for a certain amount.
You can find the exact reservation and cancellation conditions for the desired campsite in the first step of the booking process.
What kind of campsites can you find in the Dubrovnik region?
In the Dubrovnik region, the campsites are of much smaller capacity. Family campsites predominate, of which only Campsite Port 9 by Aminess has a swimming pool, and there are also campsites for couples.
The campsites in the Dubrovnik camping region are pet friendly - pets are allowed for an extra charge according to the current price list, and the better campsites have showers for pets as part of the sanitary facilities.
What type of facilities are available at the campsites?
In most campsites, an animation program is organized for children and adults.
In the pre- and post-season, the animation is in a somewhat more modest form. The complete animation program runs from mid-June to mid-September and is usually free.
In the campsites you can find a really diverse sports and recreational offer. The campsites have multipurpose playgrounds, volleyball, soccer, tennis and basketball courts, as well as outdoor gyms.
From water sports, you can try surfing, diving, pedal boats, and rent a kayak or SUP, and there are often inflatable water parks in the campsites.
You can rent bicycles and scooters in most campsites, and you can find detailed information on the page of the particular campsites you are interested in.
Sports fields are not charged in most cases, while other activities are most often charged additionally.
What are the most famous camping destinations in the Dubrovnik region?
The most visited and famous camping destinations in the Dubrovnik region are the city of Dubrovnik, the Pelješac peninsula and the island of Korčula. In this region you will mostly find smaller campsites and one camping resort. The Dubrovnik region is an ideal destination for families with children, dog owners, but also for couples.
Are there electric charging stations for cars at campsites in the Dubrovnik region?
You can find electric car chargers in most of the larger campsites and there is a charge for them.
If the campsites do not contain electric charging stations, they can be found in nearby larger cities in the region.
You can check the exact data on the separate pages of the campsites or here https://chargemap.com/map .
Fully flexible booking
Due to the uncertain travel situation, it is important to book flexibly. At AdriaCamps you can cancel this accommodation free of charge up to a few days before your arrival.