Welcome to the wonderful region of Gorski Kotar! The beautiful scenery, the gorgeous beaches and the friendly inhabitants make the region an ideal holiday destination for all types of holidaymakers looking to spend their next self-catering holidays in our hand-picked villas and apartments in Croatia.
Discover the mountainous region of Gorski Kotar
The mountainous area of Gorski Kotar is located northwest of Kvarner Bay in Croatia. NOVASOL is proud to offer a large and comprehensive range of holiday homes and apartments in Kvarner Bay, ranging from small apartments by the sea to larger villas with private pools. West of Kvarner mainland you will find Gorski, which extends all the way to the Croatian coast. The most popular destinations for holiday rentals in Croatia in this region are probably Kvarner mainland, Vrbovska, Ravna Gora and Delnice, all of which are popular throughout the year as the winters are generally quite mild. Even in summer, the temperatures here don’t soar as high as the temperatures in other parts of the country – so you can still enjoy the range of activities on offer in the area, including hiking in the Gorski mountain range.
Activities to enjoy from your chosen holiday homes
You will find a range of National Parks close to your chosen holiday homes in Croatia, providing you with the perfect opportunity to enjoy a relaxing holiday surrounded by beautiful nature or get active – making the most of the unique
surroundings. Why not take a day trip to the 3198-acre National Park of Risnjak. There is a ski and recreation area in the Gorski Kotar mountain ranges, or if you prefer to holiday in the summer, you can swim in one of the lakes in Gorski Kotar. Book your holiday with family or friends in one of our holiday homes at the Kvarner Bay for an unforgettable time in a new destination.Holiday homes near Opatija
The town of Opatija is located in the northern part of Kvarner Bay, which is not far from the town of Rijeka and many of our holiday homes in Croatia. In Opatija you can enjoy the pleasant and mild climate all year round. As a result of its lovely atmosphere and the host of attractions and sights to enjoy here, Opatija is sometimes referred to as the Nice of Croatia. You will find the highest concentration of our holiday homes in the following areas.
• Moscenicka Draga
Beaches in Kvarner Bay
There are also many beaches in this mountainous area. Whether you are looking for pebble beaches or white sandy beaches, quiet beaches where you can get lost in a good book or lively beaches with activities and amenities on offer, Kvarner Bay offers beaches to suit all types of holiday maker. There are things to do away from the water’s edge too, from parks and botanical gardens, to churches such as St. James Church or St. Mary's Church. You will also have plenty of opportunity to learn more about the special Croatian culture. Stroll along the 12 kilometer long Lungo Mare promenade and enjoy the so-called Opatija Riviera. There’s surely something for everyone to enjoy whilst self-catering in Croatia.