Destination guide

Adventurous Opatija will entice you

The area's monuments and musicals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Opatija. Travelers to this walkable city praise the cafés, seaside and beaches. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation 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 vacation 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 center:

  • 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 vacation around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Opatija

Whether you're an active traveler 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 center:

  • 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 center. 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 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,491 house rentals near Opatija. From 540 Houses to 189 Villas, find unique vacation rental 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 popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Opatija?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Opatija. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Croatian Walk of Fame: 7,066 home rentals
  • Open Air Summer Theater: 7,005 home rentals
  • Port of Opatija: 6,985 home rentals
  • Lido Beach: 7,088 home rentals
  • St. James's Church: 7,049 home rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Opatija?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 540 Houses in Opatija. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Opatija include:

  • Villas: 189 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,731 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 9 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Opatija?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 770 vacation homes with pool available in Opatija.

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