Portoroz | Holiday Villas, Cottages and Apartments
Portoroz, or Portorose in Italian, is an urban settlement in the north coast of the Gulf of Piran and one of the most popular resorts in Slovenia. It is not only a tourist resort but also a health resort. Apart from Slovenian, Italian language is spoken here as a second official language, which demonstrates long Italian traditions since the population used to be mostly Italian. Everything is marked by Romanic influences. Portoroz is a new town in the region od Coast and Karst, which is practically connected with the old town of Piran in the most western point of the peninsula. In Portoroz you will find a great marina and thermal spas, while there are a small airport and Secovlje Saltworks at a small driving distance. The closest international airport is to be found in Trieste, Italy, only one hour of driving away.
It is a quite large beach, spreading over six acers, which is divided in lawn and sand parts. Sea water quality is great and there are four volleyball courts, fun contents for children, water sports offers, children’s amusement park, cafes, pastry shop and so much more that will enable you to have the best beach time. Every year this beach is awarded the iconic blue flag.
St. Bernardin Beach
St. Bernardin is a beautiful bay with lush Mediterranean vegetation. The street leading to the beach is filled with great shopping possibilities. There is a nearby pool complex with great bars and restaurants. It is a peaceful beach for more adult audience.
Meduza Beach is another great, exclusive beach, where you have the possibility of not only renting sun loungers but also have a day of peaceful beach enjoyment. There is a very good bar with an offer of meals, drinks and ice cream. This beach, too, has been praised and awarded for its water quality and high standard.
Cape Seca Beach
Cape Seca is situated just south of Portoroz marina. Parts of the beach are rocky coast and there are also pebble patches that are child friendly. This the best location in Portoroz for adrenaline water sports, especially kitesurfing. There are also other water sports offers available.
Portoroz will not let you down if fun activities are what you are looking for. The spa resort offers everything you would need to relax if you get tired of the beach. Fishing is not only for adults here, because there are many fun fishing courses for children. This area belongs to karst and is very interesting for cycling and hiking with numerous trails and paths. The gastronomy is mostly Mediterranean with some continental influences and the hills are covered in vineyards and olive groves. After you have finished exploring the landscape on your hike or bike ride and had your hearty traditional meal, return to your holiday villa, cottage or apartment in Portoroz and plan another fun day of your Slovenia holiday.