As the sweltering summer months come to an end and family travelers return to their everyday routines, Belvedere, the sport hotel in Medulin turns into a vibrant place. Here both professional and recreational athletes get a chance to reset their mind and body. The package is specifically tailored to meet the needs of those of you who wish to stay active on their time off.
You can choose to exercise indoors, but the 2,400 hours of sunshine this area gets per year will surely tempt you to spend as much quality time as you can outdoors, directly on the seashore. With the right balance of indoor and outdoor activities, you will work on your fitness level, replenish your body, but enjoy a whole range of benefits of exposure to the sun and breathing in the sea air, like lower stress levels and increased immunity.
The sport hotel Belvedere in Medulin has been on the region’s tourist map for over 40 years, while it has been a host to more than 1,500 sports teams from different countries around the world in the past 15 years.
You can trust Belvedere to provide you with all the facilities you need for your active time away from home. The hotel was completely renovated just a couple of years ago, which completely refreshed its look and feel.
Besides the hotel hospitality staff, there is a team of professional sports trainers at your disposal, upon request.
The hotel capacity is designed so that it can accommodate both larger and smaller groups very comfortably. The hotel restaurant is spacious and the food is prepared to satisfy the needs of many different nutrition requirements of the guests.
As its name suggests, the hotel greatly focuses on catering to the needs of the physically active guests. There are two gyms, a 100 m2 and a 300 m2 large, fully furnished with up-to-date equipment, including various lifting platforms, training disc sets, wall bars, benches, dumbbells, barbells, etc.
There are two seawater indoor pools, 25x13m (190cm – 100cm) and 8x13m (80cm), two outdoor pools, Wellness and spa with a medical area.
Four medium halls (with the capacity of 30 – 150 seats) can be turned into exercise rooms, if needed. There is a cinema hall, too, with modern projection technology.
The spacious surrounding area of this hotel resort allows a range of excellent options for outdoor training. There are six natural grass and two artificial grass football pitches, available for other purpose training, too, and managed by the hotel.
The hotel is 10-15 minutes’ walk away from the centre of a little seaside town, Medulin, where you can explore beaches of different textures, either sand or pebble, depending on your liking.
Medulin is a 10-minute bus ride away from Pula – and there is a bus stop right opposite the hotel entrance – the largest town on the Istrian peninsula, with over 60,000 inhabitants. Pula is an ancient, 3,000-years-old town, with well-preserved monuments from the Roman era and many other cultural sights and attractions.
If there is no flight to Pula, you can explore other options, as Medulin is 138 km away from the Rijeka airport, while other nearby airports are Trieste (168 km), Ljubljana (208 km), Venice (278 km), and Zagreb (282 km).
The example of prices for a week in April and late September/ early October, displayed per person, is as follows:
Note: The prices vary depending on the room position, i.e. park vs sea view, group size, and period chosen. The price includes usage of indoor pools, gym, exercise halls and outdoor facilities.
Single or double rooms, full or half board, depending on your needs and preferences.