Kvarner newsletter / no 19

Summer holidays with a tennis racket and a fishing rod

If you are a fan of sports, traditional music and original Mediterranean ambience, and want to escape the crowds of major seaside resorts, we recommend a visit to Dramalj. Don't forget to take your tennis racket and a fishing rod, and also prepare yourself for some excellent gastronomic delights…

If you are a fan of tennis, you will most definitely enjoy the tournaments in Dramalj. The sports centre within the Kačjak holiday village will host tennis tournaments on the 8th and 22nd of August, and a single tournament is scheduled for the 15th of August. The bocce tournament for the visitors in Dramalj will take place on the 16th of August, and you are also invited to the angling championship in the small harbour of Pazdehova on the 22nd of August. But no matter what your sports preferences, you can rest assured that Dramalj, a seaside resort in the vicinity of Crikvenica, offers a wide range of entertainment programmes, concerts, and traditional fishermen's festivals, which all add to the Mediterranean atmosphere of the area.
Dramalj began developing as a holiday resort at the end of the 19th century and today offers a wide range of various accommodation, sporting opportunities and restaurants. In addition to private villas, apartments and hotels – Hotel Vali, Grand Hotel Dramalj, and Hotel Riviera – the peninsula of Kačjak comprises a holiday village that can accommodate up to 500 persons and includes various sports and entertainment facilities.