Winding promenades, colorful parks and magnificent architecture make Opatija the diamond of Kvarner.
Unusual buildings, villas from the Habsburg era and the open sea. Kvarner islands on one side and the mountain Učka on the other, are a combination that make Opatija an irresistible choice for vacation. It is a well-known spa and wellness destination and thus attracts many lovers of relaxing holidays. The exclusive offer of restaurants and bars attracts a special circle of visitors who come back every year.
Campsites in Opatija complete this story with their offer. Campsite Medveja stands out. Although located near the city, it offers its guests an intimate and peaceful refuge in the shade of pine trees. Enjoy the pebble beach bathed in the sun, at the campsite you can even learn to dive or windsurf. Be sure to climb the paths to the top of the Učka mountain and enjoy the moment.
What is the easiest way to get to the campsite in Opatija with a camper or trailer?
Guests from Germany and western Austria, as well as Liechtenstein and eastern Switzerland, usually travel through Slovenia, but because of the traffic jams at the Karavanke tunnel, they often detour through Italy (Villach - Udine - Trieste - Opatija). Guests from the eastern part of Austria travel through Slovenia (Graz - Maribor - Zagreb - Rijeka - Opatija), while those from the central and western part of Switzerland travel through Italy (Lugano - Milan - Venice - Trieste - Opatija). Guests from the Czech Republic and Slovakia travel through Austria and Slovenia (Vienna - Graz - Maribor - Zagreb - Rijeka - Opatija), and guests from Italy travel through Slovenia (Trieste - Opatija). There is also a ferry line from Venice that stops in Rabac (about 40 km from Opatija). If you are coming from Italy, we have described a detour that will allow you to avoid paying the vignette in Slovenia: https://adriacamps.com/en/news/how-to-avoid-slovenian-vignette-your-way-to-croatia/.
What is the best way to get around the campsite?
The main means of transportation inside and outside the campsite are bicycles and e-scooters. There is a suburban bus line in Opatija that connects coastal towns along the Učka mountain (Rijeka-Lovran and Lovran-Zagore).
What is the best family campsite in Opatija?
The best family campsite in Opatija is Campsite Medveja.
Are there activities at the campsite in Opatija throughout the season?
Yes, Medveja campsite guests can enjoy various entertainment programs from the beginning of July to the end of August. The animation is organized for children from 4 to 12 years old. There is also a handful of fun activities at sea, such as renting pedal boats or SUPs, but also the possibility of surfing, diving, sailing, etc. Please note that the activities organized as part of the animation program are free, but all other activities are subject to additional fees. For more information about the activities available at each campsite, check out the individual campsite pages. Outside the campsites you can enjoy various water and sports activities (biking or hiking), explore towns, taste traditional food and wine, etc. To make it as easy as possible for you, here are some suggestions for your stay in Opatija:
• Sightseeing in Opatija, walking along the Lungomare promenade
• Chocolate factory in Opatija
• Nature park Učka
• National park Risnjak.
Which is the best pet-friendly campsite in Opatija?
Pets are allowed in the campsite in Opatija. The nearest pet-friendly beach is 6 km from the campsite Medveja.
What are the facilities for pets at the campsite in Opatija?
The nearest pet-friendly beach is 6 km from the campsite Medveja. The sanitary facilities on the beach there are not suitable for pets. The nearest veterinary clinic is in Opatija (Stubište Ivana Zavidića 3).
What are the camping pitches in Opatija equipped with?
Pitches in the campsite are equipped with electricity, water and sewerage hook-ups. Most pitches have electricity and water hook-ups, while drainage hook-ups are less common. These services are included in the price of the campsite. Please note that you will need a CEE adapter to connect to electricity, and that the power of the connection is usually 10A. Only a few campsites have connections up to 16A. You will find all the necessary information about the availability of hook-ups on the pages of the individual campsites.
Is barbecuing allowed at the campsite in Opatija?
Barbecuing is allowed in designated barbecue areas. Some campsites allow barbecuing on the pitches, so please check the campsite pages for details.
What shops can I find nearby?
The campsite has a supermarket and a mini-market. In addition, you will find other grocery stores in the area:
What restaurants can I find in the campsite in Opatija?
There is an à la carte restaurant in the campsite Medveja. If you are staying in one of the campsite apartments/rooms, you can also book half board. In Opatija you will find restaurants offering traditional dishes as well as international specialties. Some of the most famous restaurants are "Ružmarin", "Roko" and "Valle Losca", and if you want something sweet, visit "Kaokakao". Before visiting a particular restaurant, be sure to check the menu and prices so that you can choose what suits your taste.
What are the beaches like in the campsite in Opatija and the surrounding area?
At the Medveja campsite you will find a long pebble beach, while in the city there are mostly concrete beaches. On most beaches it is possible to practice various water sports (for an additional fee). Sunbeds and umbrellas in the campsites are charged according to the campsite's price list for the current year.
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.