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Rovinj

Rovinj

Rovinj, the pearl of Istria, offers a revitalising experience through discovering the local culture, enjoying local dishes in some of the finest restaurants, and exploring Mediterranean nature. Our hotels will be a perfect hub for that.

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Get to know Rovinj


A fairytale town on the west coast of Istria, where cobbled streets with picturesque galleries, shops, and restaurants will lead you to the recognisable bell tower of the church of St Euphemia perched on top of a hill in the middle of the peninsula. Rovinj is surrounded by 22 islands and islets. You enter the town in one of the most exclusive marinas on the Adriatic.

The people of Rovinj make their living mostly out of tourism, fishing, agriculture, winemaking and viticulture.

Boasting a rich natural and cultural heritage with beautiful landmarks such as the old town, the Golden Cape Park Forest, protected islands and coastal area, Rovinj has many loyal visitors from all parts of the globe and has developed into a popular tourist destination.

A pleasant climate and a wide array of sports facilities make Rovinj an ideal host venue for competitions, tournaments, sports schools and training camps for professional athletes all year round.

Climb the Tower of st. Euphemia

The Largest baroque building in Istria, the Tower of St. Euphemia, is also the highest point in Rovinj, offering an enchanting view of the town and the archipelago that surrounds it. The Church tower is a replica of the bell tower of St. Mark’s Basilica in Venice, with a bronze statue of Saint Euphemia on it’s spire. The statue spins around to show the direction of the wind with her right hand.
Take a stroll through the Old town

In a leisurely half-hour stroll you can see three of the most famous Rovinj streets, starting with the Carrera Street, full of galleries and small shops, passing to the Bregovita Street, considered the most beautiful one, and reaching the must-see Grisia Street, renowned for the traditional painting exhibitions organized in it.
Take a ride along the bike trails of the Golden Cape Park Forest

The Protected Golden Cape Park Forest is a must-visit cycling, hiking and walking destination known for it’s Himalayan Cedars, alleys of exotic cypresses and Mediterranean vegetation.
Visit the Batana Museum

Rovinj honors it’s long fishing tradition in a museum dedicated to a small wooden flatboat – batana. There you can see a 15-minute film about the crafting of this specific flatboat accompanied with the sounds of bitinada (a traditional Rovinj a capella song).
Visit Monkodonja

Located 5 kilometers east of Rovinj, the ancient village of Monkodonjo dates back to the Bronze Age. Exceptionally preserved, encircled by walls in the length of over 1 km, it is composed of three parts: the central barrow, the crafts district and the living quarters. It is estimated that over one thousand inhabitants lived in the village.
Go birdwatching in the Palud Ornithological Reserve

Located only 10 km from Rovinj, this wetland area is famous for its richness of bird species. Palud is the only protected ornithological reserve in Istria and its biodiversity is due to the fusion of the wetland and the sea.
Dine at the Wine Vault Restaurant

Offering a unique oeno-centric gastronomic experience that combines French cuisine with a rich wine list that includes of more than 550 different labels from Croatia and around the world, this gourmet restaurant located in the 5-star boutique hotel of Monte Mulini is a foodie temple of Istria.
Scuba dive to the wrekc of the Baron Gautsch

Austrian-Hungarian passenger ship Baron Gautsch, which sunk in 1914, still exudes the magical aura of La Belle Epoque, mostly because of it’s magnificently preserved wreck lying at the depth of 40 meters off the coast of Rovinj.
Sport fishing

The indented coast of the Rovinj area with its numerous bays, islets and cliffs is a habitat to many species of fish and a place of primordial enjoyment for fans of sport fishing.
Swim and sunbathe on the beach that connects The Red Island and The Island of Maškin

Don’t miss out on one of the most beautiful beaches in Istria. Explore the Island of St. Andrew (Red Island), it’s trim trails and walkways, maintained gardens with around 120 plant species and an old castle housing the Count Huetterot Mini Museum, energy fields, a viewing spot, and a mausoleum on the island of Maškin.

General Information

The average yearly temperature in Rovinj is 13.5°C, with 766.8 mm of rainfall. The climate is warm and semi-dry, with more than four months a year without wind. Such a mild microclimate is characteristic only to Mali Lošinj and the Brijuni archipelago. There are 134 sunny days in a year, which makes Rovinj the third sunniest spot in the Adriatic. At the same time, it is the least cloudy place.

  • Population: 14,234
  • Area: 80 km2
  • Density: 178ppl/km2
  • Air: Mediterranean climate
  • January: 5°C to 9°C
  • August: 22°C to 25°C
  • Average sea temperature:
  • June: 22°C
  • July: 24°C
  • August/September: 23°C

All accommodations in Rovinj

Maistra collection Grand Park Hotel Rovinj
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The Grand Park Hotel Rovinj is a holiday experience that comes to life with great ease. It is harmoniously situated on Rovinj’s east shore, serving remarkable vistas of the Old town and a revitalising wellness & spa experience. The Grand Park hides many small pleasures. Take enough time to discover them.

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Maistra collection Hotel Monte Mulini
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A private, relaxing holiday amid vegetation above the beach. Golden mornings on the terrace overlooking Lone Bay and cosy evenings in the fresh and green gardens. Meet Monte Mulini, a boutique experience that will revitalise you in a hedonistic fashion.

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Maistra collection Hotel Lone
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Hotel Lone, the first Croatian member of the lifestyle brand Design Hotels™, offers a unique blend of premium beauty, style, and design. One-of-a-kind shape and architecture that are as intriguing on the outside as they are inspiring on the inside. Just as we want you to be and feel after staying in Lone.

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Maistra collection Hotel Adriatic
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This chic boutique hotel is located in Rovinj’s historic centre and is entirely inspired by art. Every part of the hotel is decorated with art by Croatian artists made exclusively for the hotel. And if you feel inspired to create a piece of your own, the view of Rovinj’s rooftops from your room is an excellent motif with which to start.

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Maistra collection Hotel Eden
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A one-of-a-kind hotel with a charming vibe and a long history hidden beneath the shade of a century-old forest park. Eden is a refreshing, peaceful oasis for both families and active guests and is particularly popular among those who enjoy active holiday.

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Maistra select Family Hotel Amarin
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You will find endless adventures and exploration opportunities as soon as you set foot in the most modern family hotel in Croatia. Family Hotel Amarin is located on a green peninsula in a Mediterranean park with playgrounds for outdoor entertainment. Most of the 280 rooms offer great views of the sea or the town of Rovinj. Explore the beaches around the hotel, check out the fun and educational programmes of the unique Amarin Kids Club, and try the spa treatments for children and adults.

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Maistra select Island Hotel Istra
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Island Hotel Istra, located on the island of St Andrew, has everything you need for a relaxing holiday: miles of beaches and promenades, a swimming pool complex, and a Wellness & Spa oasis with a Mediterranean garden. La Serra Restaurant, Anno Domini 547, located in the same building which was once Baron Hütterott’s summer residence, offers a modern take on traditional Mediterranean specialities.

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Maistra select All Suite Island Hotel Istra
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Enjoying sweeping views of the sea and the islands of the Rovinj archipelago from our modern suites, followed by breakfast in the historic villa – can you think of a better way to start your day? To top it off, treat yourself with a visit to Island Wellness & Spa for maximum relaxation. With miles of promenades and beaches as well as restaurants and bars, this is one place you will want to come back and visit again.

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Maistra select Island Hotel Katarina
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The Island of St Catherine and the eponymous hotel (Katarina), located in a historic building that was once the summer villa of Count Milewski, are located only five minutes by boat from Rovinj. No cars, no traffic, no crowds – surrounded by beautifully landscaped parks filled with Mediterranean vegetation, spoil yourself with relaxing walks, exploring the island’s natural beaches and hidden coves. Enjoy the serenity of the hotel’s retro rooms and suites with a view of the sea or the charming Rovinj Old Town.

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Maistra select Resort Amarin
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A favourite destination for families with children, surrounded by vegetation and near the sea, with an unforgettable view of the old town of Rovinj. The spacious apartments and rooms with balconies provide you with plenty of peace and privacy. When you decide to swap relaxation for fun activities, you will be delighted by our many sports and entertainment options, all-day entertainment programmes for all ages, and numerous restaurants and bars.

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Maistra select Resort Villas Rubin
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Villas Rubin Resort is located on the protected Rovinj coastline overlooking the islands. In addition to cycling and hiking trails, numerous sports and entertainment activities, and swimming pools with slides, there are a large number of natural pebble and rocky beaches. You can choose from a variety of restaurants and bars in the charming woodland overlooking the sea.

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Maistra camping Veštar Campsite
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Visit the campsite situated in a peaceful bay with the most beautiful pebbled beach, just five kilometres from Rovinj. Choose from well-equipped pitches up to 140 sq. metres in size and comfortable mobile homes with a terrace. Alongside diving, an aqua park and an array of water sports, the campsite also offers a large swimming pool complex and a spray park. The attractive locations by the beach and the pools feature restaurants and bars serving local specialities and your favourite beverages.

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Maistra camping Polari Campsite
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Maistra’s largest campsite, Polari, is located in a serene bay near the town of Rovinj, where you can wake up surrounded by the sea, centuries-old olive trees, rows of cypresses and fragrant pine forest. The campsite features numerous sports and entertainment activities for the whole family, a large pool complex and spray park, natural beaches, as well as bars and restaurants for quick refreshment during the day or dinner savouring the local specialities. Rovinj is only 3.5 km away and can be reached by bike or on foot along the coastal cycling and walking trail.

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Maistra camping Campsite Amarin
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Camp at this top-quality resort with the natural beaches in the shade of fragrant pine trees overlooking Rovinj and enjoy all the amenities on offer. Choose from spacious pitches with electricity, water and drainage hook-ups, comfortable mobile homes with private terraces, and 20 glamping tents. There are also three outdoor swimming pools by the sea and restaurants and bars for refreshment. A fantastic animation programme for children and teenagers, as well as an excellent choice of land sports and water sports, will make your holiday at this campsite fulfilling and revitalising.

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Information

Distance

  • Pula, Croatia 38 km
  • Rijeka, Croatia 124 km
  • Zagreb, Croatia 250 km
  • Ljubljana, Slovenia 193 km

Airport

Distance (KM)

Travel time

  • Pula

    38

    40min
  • Rijeka

    124

    1h 45min
  • Zagreb

    250

    3h
  • Trieste

    107

    1h 35min
  • Venice

    248

    3h
  • Ljubljana

    193

    2h 15min