Holiday villas in Kvarner
Holiday villas in Kvarner
If you wish to book a holiday villa with a swimming pool in the Kvarner region, you will enjoy the areas exceptional natural beauty and the perfect intersection of sea and mountainous terrain.
Holiday villas in Kvarner – get to know your options
Kvarner is situated between the Istrian peninsula and the central Adriatic coast, covering an area of 3.6 thousand square kilometers with just over 305,000 inhabitants. It encompasses part of the mainland and many islands, representing a wonderful synergy between the sea and the region of Gorski Kotar. Its strategic location made it a target of various foreign invaders since ancient times. The unmistakable remnants of their rule can be seen in the areas cultural heritage, as evidenced by Kvarner's 276 protected cultural monuments.
Along with Kvarner's natural beauty and cultural legacy, we hope that booking one of our holiday villas will provide you with some of your most treasured memories.
Rijeka is the largest Kvarner city and one of the largest ports in Croatia. This interesting city with a rich past, captivates the attention of all visitors. The hilltop Trsat Castle, the Korzo (a popular promenade where you can experience the pulse of the city), the Cathedral of St.Vitus, the Natural History Museum and the city market are just some of the attractions worth visiting. Rijeka was proclaimed the European Capital of Culture for the year 2020. Holiday villas in Kvarner are an ideal base from which to explore this historic city and surrounding area.
Not to be missed on the Kvarner Riviera is the city of Opatija, the most famous Kvarner destination. Known as a tourist resort since the 19th century, with beautiful villas dating back to the era of the Habsburg Monarchy, it justifiably bears the title of the “Old Dame” of Croatian tourism. The combination of traditional and modern Kvarner luxury holiday villas offer visitors a unique experience. One of Opatija's most famous landmarks is the 11 km long seafront promenade, “Lungomare." Enjoy strolling along this seaside walk and admire the beaches, the statue of the Girl with a Seagull, Villa Angiolina and other attractions. The promenade is lined with beautiful Mediterranean vegetation, fragrant laurels and pine trees. Opatija boasts 28 beautiful parks, abundant with flowers and diverse vegetation.
Holiday villa rentals – the Kvarner Islands adventure
Cres, Krk and Rab, the largest Kvarner islands, are interspersed with numerous islets. Nature lovers will take pleasure in Cres, with its over 1300 plant species and animal life. It is one of the last habitats of the rare Griffon vulture, one of the largest flying birds on Earth. Renting a beautiful holiday villa with a pool on Cres, or any of the other Kvarner islands, will afford you unparalleled rest and relaxation.
The island of Krk is connected to the mainland by the Krk Bridge, providing an ease of travel that has made it one of the most famous tourist centres of the Kvarner. The islands luxury holiday villas are each unique in their own way. Traditional style or ultra-modern villas, seaside villas with pools, and romantic village villas nestled in greenery are just some of our many offerings.
If after enjoying the sea or relaxing by the pool of your Kvarner villa, you decide to explore the Gorski Kotar region, be sure to visit Risnjak National Park, offering one of the most spectacular views in Croatia, and source of the Kupa River, known as the wondrous Valley of Butterflies.
The unspoiled Učka Nature Park beckons all lovers of active vacations. A tower located at the top of Mount Učka will reward you with magnificent views of the entire Kvarner region.
In this beautiful segment of the Croatian coastine, Kvarner, every visitor will have a uniquely personal connection exploring the pleasures of the sea or the beauty of nature in mountainous regions. Any of our Kvarner holiday villas will provide you with an unforgettable experience and a home away from home.
10 things you must do once you’ve rented a holiday villa and visit Kvarner:
- visit the city of Rijeka
- join in the the Carnival parade in Rijeka
- stroll along the Lungomare promenade in Opatija
- hike in Risnjak National Park
- admire the beautiful panoramic view from the top of Mount Učka
- book a boat trip and swim in one of the areas hidden bays
- feel the sand under your feet on “Paradise Beach” on the island of Rab
- Sample one of the traditional dishes of the island Krk: “šurlice” (homemade pasta) with goulash, Krk lamb, sheep cheese and the Vrbnik wine “Zlahtina”
- join the locals at fishing festivals
Book one of our luxury holiday villas in Kvarner and treat yourself to the holiday you deserve!