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Winter camping in Croatia provides the opportunity to enjoy the hidden wonders of nature. During the colder days, without the crowds and stress, in a relaxed atmosphere, campers can discover countless natural beauties, visit cultural and historical sites or, with a bit of luck, welcome the New Year in the snow-covered campsites which, especially in the winter months, become a world for itself.

Campsites in Croatia that are opened throughout the year are located in many interesting locations throughout the country - from Zagreb, across Istria, Kvarner and Lika, till Dubrovnik, offering campers the possibility to experience the diversity of such a small country in a short period of time.

The feeling of freedom, a breath of fresh winter air, hands stuffed in warm gloves, a cup of hot tea in the company of a dear person - all this and much more makes winter camping a unique experience.

Map of the campsites opened in winter

Find the desired campsite on the map and click the number for additional information. Enjoy your winter camping!

Winter camping - map

Winter camping in Istria

1. Camping rest area Lighthouse

HR-52475 Savudrija
Svjetioničarska 16a
+385 (0)52 866 943
info@camp-lighthouse.hr

If you're dreaming of a short getaway to Istria to disconnect from your busy everyday life, Lighthouse camper stop in Savudrija near Umag is the right place for you. Located next to the oldest lighthouse in the Adriatic, this modern campsite is open all year round and is an ideal starting point for those interested in numerous activities that the Istrian peninsula has to offer. Stroll by the sea, follow local trails through the vast stretches of vineyards and olive groves on a cycling tour, visit local winemakers and taste some of the best Croatian wines. Finish your day in a local tavern, relaxing by a warm fireplace. Find more...

2. Camping rest area Motovun

HR-52424 Motovun
Rižanske skupštine 1a
+385 (0)52 681 607
info@motovun-camping.com

Lovers of winter camping, active holidays and especially cycling, after visiting the campsite rest area Motovun, will certainly bring back to their homes lots of impressions and new experiences provided in the central part of Istria. Together with equipped pitches with a breathtaking view on the Mirna valley, there is a small, unheated sanitary facility. In a nearby hotel Kaštel, located in the heart of the historic town of Motovun, guests can use of the indoor swimming pool free of charge, and for an extra charge there is a wellness center and an à la carte restaurant where guests can taste many Istrian specialties based on truffles. Find more…

3. Camping Polidor

HR-52452 Funtana
AC Bijela uvala 12
+385 (0)52 219 495
info@campingpolidor.com

Caring for each guest and its family atmosphere are the big advantages of the campsite Polidor. With its heated sanitary facility, equipped pitches and heated mobile homes, lovers of winter camping are provided with somewhat more than can usually be expected. Order your breakfast and later enjoy discovering the many bike and hiking trails, cultural - historical sites int he nearby towns of Poreč and Vrsar or just take a walk by the sea and breathe in the fresh sea air. While enjoying the company of their loved ones, with the sound of crackling fire and the smell of wood from the fireplace, kids can have fun in the playroom within the multi-purpose building situated in the center of the campsite. Find more…

4. Camping Porto Sole

HR-52450 Vrsar
Petalon 1
+385 (0)52 800 200
portosole@maistra.hr

With spacious pitches that are located along the coast, guests of campsite Porto Sole have also a heated and fully equipped sanitary facility ar their disposal. Enjoy a cup of hot tea and unforgettable sunsets on the enclosed heated terrace in the bar overlooking the sea while for the youngest guests there is a playground with a variety of entertainment activities and sports equipment. After a day out in the fresh air, walking, cycling, or discovering the beauty of the neighboring fishing town of Vrsar, indulge in a massage, and warm up your body in the sauna or in the swimming pool of the nearby hotel Pineta, where the services of breakfast and dinner can also be used at favorable prices. Find more…

Perfection of different tastes, smells and experiences - find out everything what ISTRIA has to offer!


Campsites opened in winter in the region of Kvarner

5. Camping rest area Krk

HR-51500 Krk
Sv. Petar b.b.
+385 (0)51 867 880
info@kamp-glavotok.hr

The campsite rest area Krk provides campers with a needed place to rest and is equipped with a heated sanitary facility. It is an ideal base for those who, in a short period of time, want to explore a number of different places on this relatively small area such as the island of Krk - from its steep cliffs to the cozy beaches, from wind-protected bays till the cold windward areas, from the fertile fields to the harsh rocky barren land. Situated in the historic town of Krk, all lovers of cultural and historical sites are provided with an opportunity to take a walk through the streets of the city and to briefly return to the distant past that strongly pervades almost every corner of the island. Find more…

6. Camping Bor

HR-51500 Krk
Crikvenička 10
+385 (0)51 221 581
info@camp-bor.hr

Located near the historic town of Krk, campsite Bor will offer you accommodation on comfortable pitches surrounded by olive trees, stone walls and typical Mediterranean plants. With an unheated sanitary facility there is a restaurant where you can sample many of the island specialties, while in the wine cellar of the campsite you can learn the process of making homemade brandy and wine that will warm you in the cold winter evenings. The owners of the campsite will guide you into all of the charms and attractions of the island of Krk. They will acquaint you with its rich tradition and history, and tell you such interesting anecdotes which will bond you in a friendship that will make the winter camping in campsite Bor even more beautiful and warmer. Find more…

7. Camping Čikat

HR-51550 Mali Lošinj
Čikat 6a
+385 (0)51 232 125
info@camp-cikat.com

The sound of the wind passing through the canopy of century old pine trees - this is what will wake you up in the winter morning in campsite Čikat near the town of Mali Lošinj on the island of Lošinj, known for its numerous favorable health effects on the body and mind. Make yourself comfortable on pitches or in heated mobile homes, pamper yourself in the heated sanitary facility and explore the wealth of the Cres-Lošinj archipelago. Take a walk by the sea, sit on a bike or climb the highest peak on the island, Osoršćica, from where you will surely take home the most beautiful postcard. With more than 2500 hours of sunshine a year, the island will surely allow your camping holidays to be bathed in warm sunshine. Find more…

The combination of blue sea and green mountains - explore the amazing variety of KVARNER!


Camping in winter in Dalmatia

8. Camping Šimuni

HR-23251 Kolan
Šimuni 106
+385 (0)23 697 441
info@camping-simuni.hr

Experience the feeling that the whole campsite is there just for you! Spacious pitches, the vast pebbly beaches and numerous trails within the campsite Šimuni which are not teeming with people will allow you to breathe the smells of winter and provide you with a sense of peace and complete freedom. Take a peek in every corner of the campsite, choose your own favorite spot and enjoy your little winter empire. You can settle comfortably in a heated bungalow, and if you decide to build your home on one of the pitches by the sea, the warmth of candles and the heated sanitary facilities will keep you warm. Located on the island of Pag, near the town of Pag, the campsite offers countless opportunities for active holidays and for exploring the island's culture and traditions which can still be seen on this beautiful island. Find more…

9. Camping Odmoree

HR-23248 Ražanac
Rtina 161b
+385 (0)98 272 187
martina@odmoree.com

Equipped pitches which are located one next to another, offering a spectacular view on the sea and the island of Pag, are perfect to accommodate even smaller groups of friends who want to spent the cold winter days in a pleasant company and relaxing atmosphere. Fully equipped with a sanitary facility that has floor heating will provide you with the necessary privacy and feeling of warmth. This small family campsite located in Rtina, near the historic city of Zadar, offers more than just the experience of camping, because, apart from the outside heated swimming pool, there is also a hostel, which offers accommodation in comfortable rooms of unusual names. It is up to you to discover them. Find more…

10. Camping rest area Skradinske delicije

HR-22222 Skradin
Aleja Skradinskih svilara 8
+385 (0)91 520 9330
info@skradinske-delicije.hr

Skradinske delicije camper stop is located in the immediate vicinity of the town of Skradin and the entrance to the Krka National Park, where the Krka River flows into the Adriatic Sea. Just as its name suggests, this is your ideal break stop from a long journey, but also an opportunity to get to know the local tradition and culture, thanks to the kind and hospitable owners who make this place so special. Numerous natural attractions surrounding the camper stop will be a convincing reason to stay for a couple of days. Finally yet importantly, the charming town of Šibenik invites you to discover its cultural and historical sights. Find more...

11. Camping Marina

HR-22221 Lozovac
Skočići 6
+385 (0)91 368 3323
campmarina.info@gmail.com

Plenty of waterfalls and rapids of the magical river Krka, the town of Skradin, closeness of the historic town of Šibenik and many other alluring natural, cultural and historical sights attract tourists to one of the most visited Croatian regions. In the winter months, it exudes genuine Dalmatian charm and offers the much-needed peace and relaxation, but also a handful of options for an active vacation. Located near the entrance to the Krka National Park, Marina campsite will be an ideal choice for your winter vacation regardless of your preferences (strolling through the historic streets of the Šibenik old town, exploring the nearby nature attractions or trying out outdoor activities). Find more...

12. Camping Stobreč Split

HR-21311 Split/Stobreč
Sv. Lovre 6
+385 (0)21 325 426
camping.split@gmail.com

For lovers of cultural and historical monuments, but also all those who want to discover the beauties of nature, campsite Stobreč Split, located near the historic town of Split, offers many possibilities for an unforgettable winter camping. In addition to the well-tended pitches and heated sanitary facility, you can get accommodation in mobile homes or bungalows. Warm up with a hot tea and enjoy the warm atmosphere on the Split waterfront which can be felt in the chilly days, especially during the Christmas holidays. Maybe you`ll be one of the few ferry passengers to sail to discover the neighboring islands of Hvar, Brač, Šolta and Vis, which are especialy charming in winter. Find more…

13. Camping Galeb

HR-21310 Omiš
Vukovarska 7
+385 (0)21 864 430
camping@galeb.hr

Fascinating mountain peaks, steep cliffs and the canyon of the river Cetina will delight all those who settle in campsite Galeb in Omiš, a city famous for its pirate past.You can choose between accommodations on equipped pitches near the heated sanitary facilities or in one of the mobile homes. Take the opportunity to introduce yourself to the beauty of nature that surrounds you and spend your holidays full of adrenalin and exciting adventures. Hiking, rock climbing, trekking, rafting ... so many possibilities in only one place, dare to try them all! Visit the natural beauties of the National park Krka and in the nearby town of Split you can enjoy a mystical walk in the corridors of the ancient Diocletian's Palace and feel the spirit of the past. Find more…

14. Camping Sirena

HR-21317 Lokva Rogoznica
Križanovi dvori b.b.
+385 (0)21 870 266
autocampsirena@gmail.com

Located in Lokva Rogoznica near Omiš, known as a pirate town, Sirena campsite is an ideal winter destination for an active vacation and exploration of a variety of natural, cultural and historical sights of Central Dalmatia. The area boasts a mild climate, so the weather will be on your side if you decide to visit the historic city of Split, explore the nearby islands of Šolta and Brač or a bit more distant islands of Hvar and Vis, or get to know more about the ancient traditions and culture of Dalmatinska zagora. The nearby Biokovo Nature Park offers countless walking and hiking trails, adorned by striking colour combinations of the karst landscape and the boundless blue sea. Find more…

15. Camping Kito

HR-21420 Bol
Bračke ceste 14
+385 (0)21 635 551
info@camping-brac.com

The largest and the highest Croatian island Brač alone is enough to make you want to hit the road and reach Central Dalmatia, visit the historic city of Split and catch a ferry to Supetar. Stay at Kito campsite and find a perfect pitch among the Mediterranean greenery. You'll be only ten minutes away from the town of Bol and one of the most striking and beautiful Adriatic beaches, Zlatni rat, a symbol of the island. In the winter, this beach turns into a sleeping beauty caressed by the southern and northern winds that create its unique shape. Find more...

16. Camping Mario

HR-21420 Bol
Gospojica 2
+385 (0)21 635 028
fanika.eterovic@st.htnet.hr

Located on the western side of the Brač island, close to one of the most beautiful beaches on the Adriatic coast, Zlatni Rat, Mario campsite offers a pleasant break away from the urban hustle and bustle and stressful everyday life. If you're eager to feel the magic of the island life in low season, don't miss out on this vacation opportunity. There you can explore a number of attractive sites on the island, from the idyllic town of Bol all the way to Vidova Gora, Brač's highest peak. It is also the highest island peak in the Republic of Croatia, offering a memorable view of the open sea and the neighbouring islands of Central Dalmatia. Find more...

17. Camping Vrila

HR-20240 Trpanj
Don Nedjeljka 33
+385 (0)98 225 675
campingvrila@gmail.com

Upon arriving at the Trpanj ferry port on the Pelješac peninsula, the road to the south will take you to Vrila campsite in just five minutes. In the shade of numerous palm, olive and holm oak trees, cosy camping spots await you only a step away from a long pebble beach. A one-time stay at this idyllic campsite will not be enough to discover all the local attractions. So, make a good plan and explore the second largest Croatian peninsula. Thanks to its location and altitude, it offers some of the most beautiful views of the coast and islands of Southern Dalmatia. Find more...

18. Camping Lupis

HR-20269 Lovište
Lovište 68
+385 (0)20 718 063
vinka.lupis@du.t-com.hr

Located on the Pelješac peninsula, on the southern Croatian coast, near the town of Orebić, campsite Lupis provides accommodation on equipped pitches, and together with the heated sanitary facility there are also apartments and rooms for rent. The tradition of making red wine in this region attracts all lovers of good wine, while the Ston oysters, freshly extracted from the blue sea, are also a must. The length of the Pelješac peninsula allows campers to spend their vacation in the long drives along its coast, while getting to know the rich culture, tradition and beautiful gentle coastal towns, located mainly in its western part. Be sure to visit the nearby town of Dubrovnik, which in the winter period is resting from the many tourists who visit it in summer. Find more…

19. Camping Palme

HR-20267 Kućište/Pelješac
Kućište 45
+385 (0)20 719 164
info@kamp-palme.com

Even in the cold winter days, you will be able to see numerous windsurfers in the Pelješac channel defying the wind that creates ideal waves for perfect enjoyment of this sport. If you're one of them, join this selected company and spend a few days in winter camping, full of adrenaline and fun at the campsite Palme, on the Pelješac peninsula, near Kućište. Mountain biking is another activity after which you will just want to relax and enjoy the culinary delicacies and fine wines from this region as this is what, at the end of a busy day, you deserve. Find more…

20. CampingTrstenica

HR-20250 Orebić
Šetalište Kneza Domagoja 50
+385 (0)99 578 6438
josip.culum@gmail.com

Trstenica campsite lies in the immediate vicinity of the town of Orebić, at the foot of Sveti Ilija, a mountain peak at an altitude of almost a thousand metres. It is a quiet and idyllic place for a vacation away from the crowd. Only ten metres from the pebble beach, with a view to the neighbouring island of Korčula and unforgettable sunsets, this campsite offers accommodation on pitches and camping spots nestled in the shade of olive and citrus trees benefiting from the mild Mediterranean climate. Favourable winds blowing in the Korčula Channel make it an ideal surfing spot, while plenty of walking and hiking trails will take you to some of the most beautiful vistas of the Pelješac peninsula. Find more...

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Continental Croatia - the chance to experience a campsite covered in snow

21. Camping rest area Sabljaci

HR-47300 Ogulin
Sabljak Selo 65
+385 (0)98 902 3085
kamp.sabljaci@gmail.com

It doesn't matter if you're just passing by on your way to the Adriatic coast or have decided to spend your vacation in an idyllic location close to the Sabljaci lake and the town of Ogulin – Sabljaci camper stop has everything you need for a comfortable stay, even during the coldest winter days. We offer comfortable heated bathroom facilities equipped with modern essentials, a covered kitchen and a seating area, with the hosts always at your disposal. Walking around the lake, fishing, cycling or hiking on the nearby Klek Mountain surrounded by pristine nature will give you a sense of utter freedom. Find more...

22. Camping Plitvice

HR-53231 Plitvička jezera
Smoljanac 67
+385 (0)53 652 484
reception@campingplitvice.hr

If you’re a fan of camping and don't even mind if it gets cold outside, Plitvice campsite is waiting to be your next true winter camping destination. Here you will find fully equipped mobile homes, pitches and camping spots as well as heated bathroom facilities, a top-class restaurant, and a variety of opportunities for an active outdoor vacation. In the summer it offers shelter from the heat, while in the winter it is often covered in snow. Plitvice is one of the few campsites in Croatia where you can enjoy camping, but also experience an unforgettable winter idyll at the nearby Plitvice Lakes National Park, where waterfalls turn into magical ice sculptures. Find more...

23. Camping Zagreb

HR-10437 Rakitje
Jezerska 6
+385 (0)1 3324 506
info@campzagreb.com

If you accommodate yourself on comfortable pitches in the vicinity of a heated sanitary facilities or in wooden bungalows next to Lake Rakitje, you won't even notice how close the bustling and modern way of life in Zagreb really is, and all of that thanks to the relaxing atmosphere of the charming campsite Zagreb. Whether you want to relax in a small wellness oasis, soothe your spirit in the unique salt room, warm up with a cup of hot tea in the restaurant or visit numerous tourist attractions, cultural and historical sights in the Croatian capital, campsite Zagreb will provide you with many interesting opportunities for the relaxation you deserve. Paint the gray winter days with colors which are offered to you in campsite Zagreb. Find more…

24. Camping Terme Jezerčica

HR-49240 Donja Stubica
Toplička 80
+385 (0)49 200 600
info@terme-jezercica.hr

Terme Jezerčica campsite makes part of the Jezerčica health spa in Donja Stubica, a town at the very heart of Hrvatsko zagorje. Surrounded by gentle hills with sun-bathed vineyards, right next to the source of medicinal thermal water, it is ideal for both family entertainment and healing one’s mind and body. Accommodation is provided in comfortable mobile homes, while heated bathroom facilities will ensure a nice stay on fully-equipped pitches and camping spots to the guests with their own camping equipment. The campsite guests can use the Aquatic Planet indoor and outdoor area free of charge, and the health spa also offers a number of programs designed for your relaxation in this idyllic region. Find more...

25. Camping rest area Cerine

HR-48000 Koprivnica
Miroslava Krleže 81
+385 (0)48 240 570
recepcija.cerine@komunalac-kc.hr

Located in the town of Koprivnica, near the banks of the winding Drava River and the Croatian border with Hungary, Cerine camper stop is a good place to take a well-deserved break from your road trip. You can also relax by the water, as it is right next to the Cerine Public Swimming Pools. For an additional fee you can use a swimming pool, a spa area (massages, saunas and a relax zone), a fitness gym and a sports studio, and treat yourself to a drink at the coffee bar. This is surely more than enough to keep you warm on colder days. Moreover, Koprivnica is located at the very heart of Podravina, offering numerous opportunities for an active vacation. Find more...

26. Camping rest area Zlatni lug

HR-34000 Požega
Emovački lug 12
+385 (0)98 472 483
kamp@zlatnilug.hr

The Požega basin, the surrounding mountains and hills thickly covered in woods, superb gastronomy and unique traditions are definitely the reason why you should spend a couple of days at a fully-equipped Zlatni lug camper stop, located in the eponymous family farm. From Zlatni lug, you can explore many natural attractions, cultural and historical sights that the area has to offer. Designated by the UNESCO as a Global Geopark, almost a thousand metres high Papuk Mountain within the Papuk nature park area is surely one of the most prominent landmarks of Slavonia, Croatia's most eastern and predominantly flat region. Find more...

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