Are Hotel Pools Common in Istria?
Istria visitors like to enjoy the fine weather and scenery, so hotel pools are common. You’ll find a wide range of two-, three- and four-star hotels and apartments with outdoor pools, from peaceful, family-run lodgings with sea views in Rovinj to luxury hotels and modern apartment complexes in Pula and Poreč.
Hotels with Pools near the Beach
The popular resort of Poreč is known for its sweeping beaches and family-friendly resorts, as well as a historic old town boasting a 6th-century Basilica. While the beach hotels attract water sports, sailing and diving enthusiasts, many properties also offer outdoor pools that allow guests to cool off in a relaxed, family-friendly environment.
Stay in Istria’s Culinary Capital
Check out the quaint fishing town of Novigrad, which is fast becoming the gourmet capital of Istria. The town's colourful waterfront is buzzing with bars and restaurants, many boasting some of the finest cuisine in Istria. If you just want to kick back and soak up Croatia's glorious weather, then relax by the hotel pool or head to nearby Karpinjan Beach, a beautiful, sweeping white-pebble beach fringed with pine trees.
The Best Istria Resorts for Families
Rabac, the largest resort on Istria's eastern coast, attracts families with its white-pebble beaches, safe, shallow waters and family-friendly hotels, many of which offer pools and kids' clubs. Known as the 'Pearl of Kvarner', Rabac also features a clutch of cool beach bars, laid-back cafes and quirky ice cream parlours, as well as some lively seafood, pizza and pasta joints.
Find an Istria Hotel with a Pool
Expedia’s range of Istria accommodation has a wide variety of hotels with pools, from affordable mid-range properties to upscale all-inclusive resorts. Use the search filters to find your ideal base in Istria.