2016 Guide: All Inclusive Hotels in Croatia
Wine and dine, catch a show and schedule a massage, send the kids to the water-park and take that water-surfing class you’ve been dreaming of, all without leaving the comfort of your resort. Take your holiday to the next level with Croatia’s best of the best All Inclusive Hotels!
Hotel Laguna Park Porec
Istria is a gorgeous Mediterranean destination full of life, tranquility, and beauty, and snuggled in the stunning blues and greens of this region is Laguna Park – just a 20-minute walk by the seaside path from the town center of Poreč.
Modern and clean single, double and suite-style rooms are available, all with free WiFi, air-conditioning and hair dryers. For a little extra cash, you can enjoy a sea view from your own balcony.
Buffet style meals come with the all-inclusive option, along with the availability of packed lunches for those looking to explore the local area. Cakes, sandwiches, and snacks are available for the little ones after they are enchanted by the morning animation program – happy kids make for happy parents. And we can’t forget, champagne for breakfast. Yes, please!
Book a massage in the massage parlor, take a dip in the outdoor freshwater pool or relax on a sunbed along the hotel’s beach. Mini-club for the kid’s, various sport & recreation facilities along with live music and animation for all ages complete the entertainment offered on site.
Local Tip: Don’t miss the Episcopal Complex of the Euphrasian Basilica in Poreč – it’s a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Hotel Zorna Porec
Another great option 5km from Porec is Hotel Zorna. This 3-star hotel offers single, double and family occupancy rooms that are clean and comfortable, along with the newly offered free WiFi.
Guests will enjoy the close proximity to stunning; Blue Flag awarded beachfront and Adriatic blues, complete with restaurants and bars for beach-day refreshment. An outdoor freshwater pool is located onsite at the hotel as well, and no need to pay for your deck chairs – they are free for guest use.
The all-inclusive is buffet integral, meaning it includes two snack times besides the usual meals. Beer and wine are included both at mealtimes and at the restaurant bar.
Another feature we love about this all-inclusive offering (besides loads of recreational equipment and facilities & kid’s entertainment) is the local transportation offered for all-inclusive guests. Take advantage of the bus, train and ship connections offered to explore the local area!
Local Tip: If you want to experience one of our favorite hidden gems, rent some bicycles and head to the Parenzana Route.
Valamar Club Tamaris
Valamar Club Tamaris is a stunning 4-star resort in Porec, winner of World Travel Award in both 2014 & 2015 for Leading Resort in Croatia. With so much offered and so much to do, we doubt your family will even want to leave!
This all inclusive light family resort offers such a broad array of family accommodation styles (rooms, villas, suites and more!), there is bound to be one that suits your family’s needs and size. Upscale, modern and brightly colored decor along with private balconies and air-conditioning are a few highlights to be expected.
Show cooking allows guests to view the preparation of the buffet style meals, and wine is included! Throughout the week, guests may also enjoy BBQ on the beach, late breakfast by the pool, or various hotel bars for cocktails, and don’t forget to send the kiddos to enjoy their own kid’s restaurant and ice cream.
Heated outdoor pool, Jacuzzi, pebble & sand beach, diving center and surfing/sailing courses will keep water lovers more than happy. Loads of additional recreation, spa & wellness and children’s activities are offered – no one can complain of boredom here!
Local Tip: Only 15 minutes from the resort is Baredine Cave, a hidden gem of Croatia. Be sure to plan a visit!
Bol Bluesun Hotel Bonaca
If the lovely town of Bol on the Island of Brac has you itching to visit Croatia, this 3-star, the all-inclusive resort will have you smiling in no time. With 188 rooms, 48 of which are family rooms, there is plenty of space for stretching out and enjoying some R&R. Each room is equipped with free Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, satellite TV and a balcony or terrace (many of which offer views of Zlatni Rat Beach).
Food & beverages are included with your stay, and yes, this includes the AMAZING local wines, brandy, and espresso! Children’s chairs are also available for the youngest diners.
Resort facilities for children include a kids pool, playground, kids’ club and other entertainment programs. Adults will be pampered at the outdoor pool complete with a pool bar, access to the wellness & beauty center at the nearby Bluesun Elaphusa Hotel and live music and DJs at the beach and cocktail bars. All in all, the perfect all-inclusive resort for a Croatia family holiday.
Local Tip: If a stop to the island’s famous beach is on your 2016 to-do list, check out our guide to visiting Zlatni Rat Beach with your family.
Valamar Club Dubrovnik
Valamar Club prides itself on being the only family oriented hotel in Dubrovnik. With a wonderful location on the stunning Babin Kuk peninsula, your family will enjoy the breeze of the sea along with being only minutes from old town. It’s the perfect base for making the most of your time in the area.
Clean, spacious rooms are designed with families in mind, and family rooms include special children’s TV programming.
Dining is buffet style, and the restaurant offers a separate area -the Children’s Corner – for youngsters to dine and enjoy ice cream throughout the day. Beach bars and cafes are also located on site for light snacks and the all important drinks throughout the day.
Excursions, fitness classes, pool and pebble beach access, massage, music, sporting events and an abundance of children’s activities will keep your family relaxed, active and entertained throughout your stay. So put your feet up, enjoy your sea view, and let Valamar club handle the rest!
Bluesun Hotel Neptun Tucepi
Want an all-inclusive option with locally sourced ingredients? Hotel Neptun Tucepi is the way to go! Found in the little Dalmatian town of Tučepi on the Makarska Riviera, the hotel is a great home base for exploring the stunning region!
Modern, comfortable rooms, suites and family rooms (many with a stunning sea view) are available throughout the buildings on the resort property. A fun bonus this hotel offers? One child under 14 years of age can stay for free in Superior rooms and children two and under are always free. Sign us up!
With loads of children’s activities, free bicycle rental, area water sports and exceptional recreation in the region, this is an ideal resort for an active family holiday. If you prefer to leave the resort area for a little exploration, both Tucepi and Makarska offer visitors an excellent selection of bars, cafes, nightlife and live music – great for all ages!
Hotel Sol Aurora Umag
Not only is Sol Aurora the only all-inclusive in Umag, but it’s also taken claim to being Croatia’s first environmentally-friendly hotel. The location of this 2015 Traveler’s Choice award winner is prime – right on the beach and only 2.5 km from town.
Reserve a single room, a double apartment or anything in-between depending on your group needs. Along with the warm, cozy vibe, rooms all offer free Wi-Fi, satellite TVs, hairdryers, air-conditioning and balcony views (pay a little extra to enjoy the stunning Adriatic outside your window!).
When it comes to dining, the standard buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner are offered, along with the snack and fast food for your poolside enjoyment and, of course, local wine, beer, and all another assortment of non-alcoholic beverages.
The mini club will keep the kiddos entertained with shows, water games, sports and more and adults will find enjoyment in the fitness club, pool or ocean side relaxation, musicals, shows and socio-cultural activities (cocktail demonstrations and wine & olive oil tastings – count us in!).
Club Funimation Zadar
Located on a gorgeous bay with a private beach and just 3km from the unique city center of Zadar is Club Funimation. The hotel was awarded most beautiful family club/hotel in Croatia, and we can see why!
The club offers modern, stylish rooms and suites equipped with all the fun extras – hairdryers, integrated radio, minibar, satellite TV and air-conditioning. If you’re bringing the kids, check out the Mini Family rooms which have sofas that convert into bunk beds – they will be impressed with their cool sleep space!
During the summer season, all-inclusive buffet dining is available, with loads of organic and healthy options. Also included is beer, wine and regional liquors from Tramontana Bar and an all inclusive snack bar serving up kebabs, hot dogs, sandwiches, pasta and grilled meats for in-between meal time munchies.
Youngsters will delight in Falky-Land – a children’s world complete with a playground and paddling pool. The adventure pool with water slide, children’s cinema, children’s disco and kid’s clubs are also not to be missed. Adults can discover the healing power of the sea in the Acquapura Thalasso & Spa Center. Finnish sauna, Vichy showers, steam baths & salt baths await! For those looking for a more active holiday, onsite sporting activities, boats and catamaran sailing is available.
Pine Beach Pakoštane
All inclusive are pretty much one and the same, right? Think again!
At Pine Beach Pakoštane, skip the traditional hotel room and stay in your very own bungalow on the Adriatic. These charming little reed buildings can accommodate up to 6 people and are sure to be part of a vacation you will never forget! Bungalows are designed to allow guests an escape from the busy world, which means, no electricity. So unplug, enjoy the eight conveniently placed, ultra clean, sanitary facilities, and connect with nature.
This casual beach resort has an amazing location in Dalmatia – between the sea, Vrana Lake and the Plitvice Lakes, Kornati, Northern Velebit and Krka National Parks.
Dine on Mediterranean cuisine prepared with local ingredients and sip a glass of local wine in the covered, open restaurant terrace. Spend your days trying your hand at a new sport or enjoying an old favorite – we’d love to take the windsurfing class or rock climbing! Send the kids to the waterpark, take in an evening show, and, most importantly, dip your toes in the waters along the stunning, sandy beach.
There is so much to love about this, not-so-traditional all-inclusive resort!
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