Vodice (Plava Beach) Author HTZ, autor slike Aleksandar Gospic


Vodice is one of the most popular tourist destinations on the Adriatic coast. It has a great geographical position; close to popular town Sibenik and Biograd na Moru, National park Krka and the highway that connects it to continental Croatia, directly with Zagreb. As such, Vodice offers a wide selection of hotels, resorts, and private apartments.


1. Hotel Olympia - Definitely the most popular hotel in Vodice offers modern and spacious rooms, outdoor pools with children’s area, great food and an amazing location that puts it merely 300m from the town center and 50m from the hotel beach equipped with showers. Besides the regular double and triple rooms, Olympia offers family rooms as well.

2. Hotel Olympia Sky Newly opened (2018) hotel Olympia Sky has located right next to hotel Olympia. It offers its guests splendid indoor and outdoor pools, a wellness area with a sauna, and a whirlpool. Accommodation-wise hotel offers a wide selection of modern rooms as well as super-spacious hotel suites. It has an ideal location being placed only 50m from the hotel beach.

3. Matilde beach resort - A beautiful tourist resort located only 500m from Vodice center and only 50m from the gorgeous beach. The resort is comprised of many spacious and air-conditioned apartments that can host 4 or 6 people. In the middle of the resort, you will find a lovely pool that has a kid’s corner. Half board is available in the resort restaurant.

4. Hotel Punta - Great location only 300m from the center and 20m from the long pebbly beach are the main reasons why this hotel is so popular. Guests have access to both indoor and outdoor pools, half board or full board food service, wellness area with sauna and gym, evening animation program, and mini club for the children.

5. Hotel Imperial - On the outskirts of Vodice only 50m from the lovely beach you will find hotel Imperial. Great food service (half board, full board, or all-inclusive) and the saltwater outdoor pool accompanied with budget-friendly prices make this hotel an often pick for everybody who visits Vodice.

Tourism in Vodice:

As one of the main tourist destinations in Dalmatia, town Vodice is widely known for its long pebbly beaches, kind hosts, and great nightlife. It is located in a wide bay, 11 km from the popular town of Sibenik. Best known hotels in Vodice are surely hotel Olympia alongside the newly opened hotel Olympia Sky, followed by hotel Punta and hotel Imperial . In the very heart of Vodice, you will find an excellent city hotel Scala d’Oro. Those who want to spend their holidays in a resort should definitely check out Matilde beach resort.

Close to Vodice in other coastal towns you will find even more hotels and resorts to stay in. Town Pirovac is home to the popular hotel Miran Pirovac and the resort Miran apartments, both with a great location close to the sea and budget-friendly prices. South from Vodice lies town Sibenik with many hotels and resorts to choose from. We recommend you take a look at Amadria Park Hotel Andrija which is great for families with children and the resort Solaris Villas Kornati .

History and culture of Vodice:

Vodice is a famous tourist center, actually one of the most well-known in the central part of the Adriatic coast. Cultural sights in the area are the hill Okit, as one of the most famous with the church Lady of Karmel that dominates the view of the city, Čorić tower, the gothic church St. Cross, and the church of St. Ilija the prophet. Unlike many other Adriatic settlements, the area around Vodice is rich with drinking water so the place used to be very important at the age of the Roman empire as the source of drinking water for the Roman galleys.