Camping Opatija in Icici
If you are looking for a no-frills camp site near Opatija, surrounded with nature and close to the coast, then Camping Opatija in Icici might just be the place for you.The camp lies only 7km south from the popular health resort of Opatija at the main coastal road, which separates the camp from the beach. Here you can relax and enjoy the beautiful green surroundings of the Ucka mountain but still have access to all the basic necessities. What makes the mountain Ucka so special compared to other Croatian coastal mountains is its abundant vegetation on the seaward side. The slopes of the 1400 m high Ucka are great for climbing, walking, hiking and mountain biking. There are many mountain paths and trails that offer amazing sea views.On a clear day you can even see the peaks of the Italian Alps and Venice from mountain Ucka’s highest peak. There are several nice pebble beaches in the area, such as the main beach in Icici, which has been awarded the international Blue Flag for its outstanding quality.
The beach also has concrete areas for sunbathing and a special entrance with a ramp for disabled visitors. There is a variety of water sport facilities on offer and there are several restaurants and bars at the beach, as well as a children’s playground. Icici is a nice and small touristic town with a popular marina, at the foot of the mountain Ucka. Just like Camping Medveja in nearby Lovran, Campsite Opatija lies close to the well known Lungomare, a beautiful 12km long cobblestone beachside promenade that extends from Opatija to Lovran. It offers beautiful views of the coast and sea over the whole length of the walkway. Opatija is a popular old town that appeals to young and old alike; it offers a wide choice of spa and wellness centres, lovely parks and botanic gardens, plenty of restaurants and shops and a lively night life scene.
Pitches and facilities at Autocamp Opatija:
The camp Opatija covers an area of 3 hectares and offers 300 pitches and 8 mobile homes. Camp is located on a hill and therefore the pitches are on different levels. A large area of the camp is covered with pine trees, providing natural shade. Within the camp you can find restaurant ‘Triestina’, which regularly organises live music and barbeque evenings in the summer. The camp also offers its guests sports fields for playing tennis. Supermarkets and shops can be found in Icici, which is only 500m away.
The sanitary facilities at Camping Opatija are basic and dated but provide you with all the necessities; there are showers, toilets, wash basins, washing up sinks and laundry sinks (all with hot and cold water), including sanitary facilities for disabled guests. A chemical toilet disposal point is also available.
Contact details for Camping Opatija:
Address: Liburnijska 46, 51414 Icici
Tel: 00385 51 704 387
Fax: 00385 51 704 046