For a long
time Portorož has been a well-known and
modern town on the Slovenian coast. The name itself lets you know it is something special – a port of roses.
With its many hotels, restaurants and bars, the town offers fun and relaxing
experiences for all tastes.
summer season, the town is the centre of
tourism and fun. The town is lively 24 hours a day, offering dynamic and
more relaxing options. You can have a laidback and calm vacation or take
advantage of the various sports and rich cultural offer for an active holiday.
Because of its sheltered location in the bay of Piran, Portorož has a mild
Mediterranean climate. Spring begins in the middle of March and the bathing
starts as soon as May – when the sea warms up to 20°C– and it can last as long
as until the end of October. Portorož has had a long tradition in health
tourism, as seawater and brine (highly concentrated seawater from the saltpans
of Sečovlje) were used to heal various health issues already in the 13thcentury. The average air temperature in August is 26°C, whereas in January it almost
never goes below 5°C.
also a popular congress centre with many national and international meetings.
Unforgettable seaside fun and experiences for adrenalin fans
is very beautiful, the beaches well-tended and suitable for families with small
children as well as for active sports enthusiasts. You can choose to spend your
day by relaxing on the beach and bathing in the sea or you can try
one of the many sports such as beach volley, rowing, SUP, acquagym and
Those who love adrenalin can spice up their vacation
with an unforgettable panoramic flight (the airport is located 5 km from
Portorož) or by jumping off a plane with a parachute.
Cultural events and entertainment
the fun never ends! Every year the theatre Avditorij organises the Melodies of the sea and the sun and
there are many other events and festivals (such as the Festival of Slovenian
film, the Festival of sparkling wine and other wine and gastronomy related
events…). Don’t miss the Easter regatta, New year’s jump in the sea, the Rose
garden and the promenade (flower exhibition), the market for Christmas and New
Year’s, music evenings on Saturdays, Portorož night, ATP Challenger Slovenia open(tennis) and Internautica.
A very memorable experience is getting married in Portorož. Hoteli Bernardin offer idyllic locations where you can have your wedding ceremony and we also provide all wedding-related services.
Nightlife – the highlight of your day in Portorož
The best part of the day are the lively
evenings and nights. Just
an evening walk on the beach is a lovely experience, even more so the
enchanting sunsets, and the bars on the beach have live music every day.
Portorož is also famous for its excellent
and fresh seafood and we mustn’t forget to mention the fantastic selection of beverages which will ensure unforgettable
One of the
most famous bars is cocktail bar Alaya, where
– besides cocktails – you can savour classic drinks, enjoy your breakfast and
try salad menus, meat menus, natural smoothies and frappes. In the evenings the
bar hosts acclaimed national and international DJs and the programme is enriched
by dancers, hostesses and barmen. Paprika
Club is also an elite nightclub with a great offer of drinks and a
fantastic view of the sea and the setting sun. In Hoteli Bernardin you can
choose among relaxing evenings:
Slovenian evening on Thursdays, music evenings on Fridays and Saturdays and
bingo night on Tuesdays.
who enjoy trying their luck with gambling, there are gambling halls and casinos, which
are open 24 hours a day. You can
try out slot machines or electronic roulettes and in the oldest Grand casino
there are also classic table games. You
can play reel slots, card games, table games, video poker, online bingo and