Istra  3 stars

M. Tita 145 Hr-51410, Opatija, Opatija, Croatia, 51410  show mapSave
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Istra is a 3-star comfortable guesthouse, located close to the beach. Since 1919, it has been a prominent hotel in the center of Opatija.

Many Opatija sights, including Volosko, Vinoteque Barolo and Villa Angiolina are 5 minutes away from the hotel. Just 10 minutes from the center of Opatija.

The hotel is surrounded by restaurants and casinos.

Rijeka airport is 25 minutes' drive from the hotel.


The hotel offers 130 rooms. All of them feature a minibar, a private balcony, a heating system, a writing desk and air conditioning. Some rooms offer great views over the Mediterranean Sea and Učka Mountain. They provide bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and a bathtub.


A buffet breakfast is served from 07:00 to 10:00. At the restaurant international dishes are served. Aperitifs can be savored in the café bar.


Istra offers business facilities, such as a conference room, a photocopier and internet access and provides tour assistance, a shopping service and room service.


A wellness center and a sauna are offered for relaxation.


Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is EUR 10 per day.

Number of rooms   130.

City Center Opatija - 1700 ft
Airports Rijeka (RJK) - 15.1 mi, Pula (PUY) - 35.9 mi
Restaurants Le Mandrac (cuisine: Mediterranean) - 100 ft, Pizzeria Roko (cuisine: Italian, Croatian) - 500 ft
Beaches Vinoteque Barolo - 2000 ft
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  • Safe deposit box
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • Bus parking
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Barber/beauty Shop
  • Tour desk
  • Shops/commercial Services
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
Room view
  • Sea view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Cable TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • TV



from  2 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay at the price of EUR 10 per person per night in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets are allowed on request.

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surface 8 - 10 m2
28 sea view/street
balcony (3 sea view)

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    surface 13 - 45 m2
    102 sea view/street
    balcony (41 sea view)

    air- condition (6 sea view)

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      Sea Side,

      Istra LocationWhat's nearby

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas
      • City Center
        1400 ft

      Local Attractions

      • Volosko
        1.1 mi
        Obalno setalista Franza Josefa I, Opatija
      • Croatian National Theatre "Ivan pl. Zajc"
        6.6 mi
        Uljarska 1, Rijeka
      • Peek & Poke Computer Museum
        6.6 mi
        Ivana Grohovca 2, Rijeka
      • Kastav
        6.7 mi
      • Veprinac
        6.7 mi

      Near the hotel

      • Vinoteque Barolo
        2000 ft
        Augusta Senoe 3, Opatija

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Le Mandrac

        57% likes this, based on 60 reviews
        Cuisine: Mediterranean
        Price Range: USD 10 - USD 50

        100 ft
        Obala F. Supila 10, Volosko

        Phone: +385 51 701 357

      • Pizzeria Roko

        85% likes this, based on 224 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian, Croatian

        500 ft
        Marsala Tita 114

        Phone: 51 711 500

      • Cantinetta Sveti Jakov

        62% likes this, based on 38 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Croatian
        Price Range: USD 2 - USD 29

        500 ft
        Pava Tomasica 1

        Phone: 00385 51 202 066

      • Casa Tua

        73% likes this, based on 50 reviews

        700 ft
        Zert 2 HR

        Phone: +385 51 712333

      • Bevanda

        70% likes this, based on 94 reviews
        Cuisine: Seafood, Croatian
        Price Range: USD 49 - USD 198

        700 ft
        Zert 8

      Istra Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Istra

      Average guest rating

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      Based on 129 reviews

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      Individual guest reviews

      • Couple

        Good location, big and tasty breakfast,friendly staff

        Expensive internet

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      • Group of friends

        The view from the balcony was just beautiful. The room service was very good.

        The bathroom/shower/towels should be looked at!!!!!!

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      • Single

        Sun (on the beach) only up to 16 hours.The room is very stuffy (no air conditioner), if you open the window very noisily.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        The reviews are deceptive. The rooms are small and facilities are basic, but I don't see what else other guests can expect at this price. Staff were generally friendly and professional. The location is excellent and the rooms were clean and adequate for the price. Great resort with nice restaurants, but avoid if you expect sandy beaches.

        Outdoor pool is to be avoided, though swimming in the sea. Indoor pool was disappointing - strange smell.

        • Average rating
      • Group of friends

        Hotel was vwrz clean, staff was kind and helpfull, but there was no mini bar, and food on room service

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        Just the location

        The hotel staff was not friendly when checking in. They had no record of our reservation as was weekend and the internet was only in the office. In fairness, they gave the room anyway and sorted out the confirmations the next day. The room was extremely hot, toilet not cleaned properly before we came. Checking out was easy, staff friendlier. But hotel old communist style architecture and service, it seems. Would not think it worth Euro 75-odd paid for the room.

        • Average rating
      • Single

        Hotel is directly on the beach, and in the center of the city. Good breakfast.

        limited parking space in front of the hotel. No air condition in the room.

        • Average rating
      • Family with children


        I would never go back to this hotel or to Opatija. On arrival they had lost our reservation and tried to give us different rooms from what we booked.The staff is rude and unprofessional, the hotel is old, the rooms are not on the best conditions with humidity in the walls and other problems. Absence of air conditioner. The breakfast they served was bad. The swiming pool is in a bad state.

        • Average rating
      • Group of friends

        The food, The service,and location.

        The rooms are not a/conditioned, accsess to dogs? and the original price should include all govrement charges.

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      • Couple

        It wasn't to expensive. It's location was quite good.

        The room I got was small and didn't have a sea-view. The hotel is suitable for those who intend to spent the whole day out, and only sleep there. I wouldn't recommend it for someone who is looking for a place to rest and spend the day in.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Hotel position near center.

        Room position on the road side.

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      • Older travelers

        Nothing! To be honest it spoiled the good opinion of Opatije we gained on our last visit at a different hotel. To try to be supportive, it is well situated.

        In summer this coast is hot and the hotel has NO AIR CONDITIONING. There was no escape from the heat even when sleeping naked with the windows wide open. There was no really fresh food at breakfast and meat and cheese products were processed and inferior. Coffee was from a machine (diluted sweetened powder) and the juice was not fresh fruit juice but diluted squash. Although there was an extremely small stuffy elevator (full with 2 people + suitcases), it was impossible to get from reception to bedrooms or down to the pool etc, without climbing steps- absolutely no facilities for the disabled and old! This hotel was obviously dependent on short stay coach parties and was clearly not interested in its private clientele. To sit at breakfast was to watch exhausted coach party clients sit puffing and mopping their sweating brows. We felt it was run "on the cheap" with comparitively elderly staff. Although not an expensive hotel, for its facilities, service and quality of food, it was VERY POOR VALUE. Its basic requirements to bring it up to an acceptable standard are: Air Conditioning, lift facilities to all areas and better resourced, fresh food.

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      • Family with children

        I liked location, kind staff, cosy interior, good value for the money

        I didn't like lack of cooling system, it was too hot inside hotel, in the restaurant...

        • Average rating
      • Group of friends

        Nothing, except the view from the see view room

        I can say with out any doubt that this hotel was the worst excuse for a hotel I have ever had to stay. The rooms were awful and extremely small, with dirty bathrooms. A group of my friends were also very upset about the way guests were treated there and the service provided. The breakfast was a joke and the baech was not even worth mentioning. I do not know who else rated this hotel, but if I had know I would never have chosen this one.

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      • Older travelers

        The location is just on the beach of the cliff.

        Not air condition. The widows were on the street side and it was noisy.

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