Crikvenica is a small tourist town located in the east part Of Kvarner bay. The city is actually a riviera with connected tourist villages; Selce, Crikvenica, Dramalj, and Jadranovo.
1. Hotel Esplanade Crikvenica -If You can´t be bothered with a long walk to the beach, and you wish to enjoy a comfortable family vacation, hotel Esplanade Crikvenica is an ideal choice. This family hotel is located on the city beach, separated from the sea only by the coastal path. Old part of the hotel was built in the 20´s of last century, which gives the hotel a specific and distinguished charm.
2. Hotel Varaždin Selce - Hotel Varazdin is located in town Selce near the beach, and offers numerous possibilities for a pleasant vacation. In summer you can refresh in outdoor pool (with sea water), and in winter you can use an indoor pool (with sea water). Spend the night in opne of the restaurants or bars, or enjoy a massage or sauna.
3. Hotel Slaven Selce - Hotel Slaven Selce was developed on the spot of old hotel Rokan - the oldest hotel in Selce. This attractive hotel is located just across the main beach in Selce. A fantastic choice for family vacation. Near the hotel you can enjoy mini-golf and table tennis, and nearby children will enjoy aquagan and play in childrens town.
Crikvenica is surrounded by very attractive locations for tourists, near beautiful Kvarner islands like Krk and Rab. It is also near National park North Velebit and National park Plitvice Lakes. The beautiful beaches located in wide bays, with clear and clean sea make Crikvenica an ideal place for families and young people.
Crikvenica developed at the site of the roman travel station Ad Turres, and was the port for the towns of Vinodol region. The town name comes from a church of the Pauline Fathers monastery, build nearby in 1412. Crikvenica became an attractive tourist destination in the 19th century when the first hotel opened in 1891. In 1906. the town became a known health resort.