with SamBoat. Choose from a wide selection of sailboats, motorboats, RIBs, catamarans, yachts and canal boats. We offer a huge range of boats to hire from 50€/day. With the best offers, SamBoat helps you to find the ideal yacht charter for the perfect vacation.
Opatija is a Croatian seaside city along the Adriatic Sea in the Istria peninsula. It is a very popular holiday destination for people who like to have a relaxing vacation in a beautiful city and for those seeking an adventure. The city is rich in history and beautiful architecture. Moreover, it can be an excellent starting point for a sailing holiday. Set sail to discover Opatija and the nearby towns, islands and the breathtaking coastline along the Adriatic Sea. You can rent a boat to visit the Istrian peninsula.
Another huge positive of Opatija is the proximity of great destinations around. Depending on the length of the charter, you'll be able to see a godo majority of Croatia. If you're interested in seeing smaller off the map destinations, take your motorboat to Rijeka. Another popular destination that has become a staple in Croatia is Pula. We highly recommend you sail to Pula and see everything it has to offer. Another smaller city on the map is Krk. Take your sailboat charter to Krk and explore the beautiful region. Rent a boat in Losinj to visit all the beaches on the island of Cres.
The cost of a boat charter in Opatija hugely varies in different seasons. Given that the high season is from June to August, you can find the highest prices while the city is the most crowded. The weather is perfect for sailing in spring and early autumn too. If you plan to rent a boat in Opatija, expect to pay for around 150€/day for a sailboat and 300€/day for a catamaran.
Determining the price for motor boats is more difficult as there is a huge selection of boats in different sizes and types. To find a perfect motor boat, plan your project in advance.
If you plan to charter a yacht in Opatija, you need to be aware of the regulations regarding the need for a boating license. It’s obligatory to have a boating license in Opatija to rent a boat. In addition to a valid boating license, you are also required to have a VHF radio license too.
Don’t stress, if you don’t have a license, as there is an option to rent a boat with a skipper in Opatija. Renting a boat with a skipper has some benefits, such as their expertise in driving a boat but they can also show you all the secret spots in Opatija that are hidden from other tourists.