Destination guide

The adventurous city of Cres awaits you

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Cres. Renowned for its beaches, diving and cycling, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Cres

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Cres a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Vransko Jezero Lake (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Dunat Beach (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Jami na Sredi Trail (19.7 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Crikvenica Aquarium (21.7 mi / 35 km)
  • Komrcar Park (23.7 mi / 38.1 km)
  • Molo Longo Promenade (25.5 mi / 41 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Cres

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Cres is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cres Island (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Lubenice Beach (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Vransko Jezero Lake (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Jert Beach (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Martinscica Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Beli Beach (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Cres

Fly into Rijeka (RJK), the closest airport, located 20.6 mi (33.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Pula (PUY), which is 22.2 mi (35.6 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Cres?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,372 holiday rentals around Cres. From 1,028 holiday houses to 394 villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Cres is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Cres?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cres. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Porozina: 2,009 holiday rentals
  • Beli: 3,479 holiday rentals
  • Stivan: 207 holiday rentals
  • Merag: 2,179 holiday rentals
  • Loznati: 1,433 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Cres! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Cres?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Cres with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Crikvenica: 9,037 holiday homes
  • Pula: 12,467 holiday homes
  • Opatija: 2,408 holiday homes
  • Koper: 501 holiday homes
  • Barban: 8,252 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Cres?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Cres. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Martinscica Marina Square: 4,267 holiday rentals
  • Grmov Bunkers: 4,200 holiday rentals
  • Vransko Jezero Lake: 5,975 holiday rentals
  • St. Mary of the Snow Church: 9,763 holiday rentals
  • Cres Tower: 9,675 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cres listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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