December to Remember

December to Remember

Don't miss the most beautiful Advent story!


Experience the magic of Advent on the Opatija Riviera! Christmastime is the most festive time of the year and nowhere is it more beautiful than in Opatija. The Pearl of Adriatic is even lovelier in wintertime all dressed up in sparkling Christmas lights and filled with the smell of mulled wine.

Take a stroll through the parks lit up with thousands of decorations, visit the charming Christmas markets, and taste the aromatic chocolate delicacies during the traditional Chocolate Festival.

Live the Christmas fairy-tale on the Opatija Riviera!

26 November 2021 – 09 January 2022

Christmas at Hotel Imperial

Opatija, Heritage Hotel Imperial

Indulge in a special kind of magic at Heritage Hotel Imperial! Meet your friends at the hotel’s terrace and enjoy the live DJ beats while you taste a variety of aromatic beverages and savoury burgers. Don’t forget to take a photo at our festive photo point!

Live DJ performance: every Friday to Sunday from 5 PM to 7 PM

26 November 2021 – 09 January 2021

Christmas at Strauss

Opatija, Café Strauss

Discover Christmas wonders at Café Strauss where you can sing along to Christmas classics and indulge in a delicious Choco Corner. Attend a creative workshop where you can design your own Christmas tree decorations and take photos with Santa and the elves!


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3 December 2021 – 5 December 2021

Chocolate Festival / Choco Street

Opatija, Slatina Promenade

The sweetest event in Opatija presents the best specialised manufacturers of original chocolate desserts. At the Chocolate Festival exhibition, each manufacturer will present their best produce. Book our special offer Choco Fantasy in hotels Ambasador and Palace Bellevue!


26 November 2021 - 9 January 2022

Advent in Angiolina Park and St. James Park

Opatija, Angiolina Park and St. James Park

Experience a fantastic Advent atmosphere in Angiolina Park and St. James Park every day from 26 November 2021 until 9 January 2022. Visit the Christmas markets with their wide range of sweet delicacies and the exhibition dedicated to Nutcrackers, decorative Christmas figurines.

26 November 2021 – 09 January 2022

Christmas Market at the Šporer Pavilion

Opatija, Juraj Šporer” Arts Pavilion

During this holiday season, the Šporer pavilion will again be decorated with unique lighting effects and installations. It will also hold numerous performances by top jazz, rock and pop musicians, as well as an entertaining animation programme for children. Spend time enjoying excellent music, entertainment and cultural programmes, and indulge in the festive atmosphere with the aroma of mulled wine, warm teas and popular holiday dishes.

11 December 2021 - 9 January 2022

Ice Magic at Open Air Theatre

Opatija, Open Air Theatre

The central meeting point in Opatija during Advent is the ice skating rink which offers a varied programme particularly aimed at children. Visit rustic wooden kiosks offering mulled wine and sausages and spread the Christmas cheer!

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01/12/2021 - 07/12/2021

Choco Fantasy

Hotel Ambasador & Hotel Palace Bellevue

Experience chocolate magic in hotels Ambasador and Palace Bellevue with the special offer Choco Fantasy: Chocolate cake and dessert wine // Delicious Chocolate Massage // Three-course Choco Brunch

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28/11/2021 - 30/12/2021

Magical Advent

Opatija Riviera

Feel the magic and sparkle of Advent while enjoying the comfort of Liburnia Hotels & Villas: Flexible cancellation policy // No credit card needed // Available only on our website

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30/12/2021 - 02/01/2022

New Year in Style

Opatija Riviera

The countdown to a memorable New Year's Eve has already started. Visit Liburnia Hotels & Villas and sail into the year 2022 in style: New Year's Eve dinner // Late breakfast until 11 AM on 1 January 2022

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* Please note that due to official COVID-19 measures, the event schedule may change at short notice.