Verudella 31
Pula  52100  Croatia
LAT: 44.836544 LONG: 13.829733
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Stroll along the Adriatic coast near our first-class Pula hotel

Guests at Park Plaza Arena Pula can wake up to the lapping of waves, a complimentary breakfast buffet and the chance to spend a day exploring the Croatian coast. The beautiful shores of the Adriatic are just a 50-metre stroll away, perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and romantic walks. Ready to explore? Take the quick, four-kilometre drive to the historical town of Pula, or join one of the area’s fascinating guided tours.

A full day of fun and relaxation awaits at the hotel, thanks to our on-site fitness centre and spa, seawater pool, and children’s pool. At day’s end, settle back in one of our 181 elegant, modern guest rooms, furnished with free Wi-Fi, floor-to-ceiling windows and other amenities you need for a seaside getaway. You can take advantage of all the area’s excitement right up until the last minute of your holiday since we are just 10 kilometres from Pula International Airport (PUY).

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Park Plaza Arena Pula

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Treat yourself to the wonders of the Pula coast

From Park Plaza Arena Pula, you can take a lovely stroll on the beach or make the four-kilometre drive to the historic centre of Pula, a fascinating city on the lush Istrian Peninsula in Croatia. Pula is home to world-class historic attractions like the Roman Arena, the Roman Forum and the Kaštel. On holiday with the family? Be sure to stop by the aquarium at Fort Verudella, only 200 metres from the hotel. We provide everything you need for a relaxing getaway right at the hotel, from a fabulous spa to a seawater pool, and Park Plaza Verudela Pula, our sister hotel, offers tennis courts and other sports facilities nearby. When you’re ready to head home, it’s just 10 kilometres to Pula International Airport (PUY).

Consider these nearby attractions for your itinerary:

  • SportsCentre at Park Plaza Verudela Pula (500 m)
    Looking for an afternoon of fun? Our sister hotel boasts a sports centre, offering tennis, table tennis, mini golf and five-a-side football.
    Phone: +385 52 590 781
  • Orca Dive Centar (800 m)
    A diving course at this professional facility can help you get started on a journey to the incredible fathoms of the deep.
    Phone: +385 98 409 850
  • Verudela Shopping Avenue (0.8 km)
    Pick up a souvenir for yourself, some confectionary for the kids and fashionable outfits for the whole family at this nearby shopping and dining district.
  • Aquarium Pula (in Fort Verudella, 200 m)
    Nestled in an antique fort, this seasonal aquarium contains a wealth of underwater life, including marine creatures from both saltwater and freshwater environments.
    Phone: +385 52 381 402
  • Lungomare (1.5 km)
    Stroll along the shores of the Adriatic Sea on this 12-kilometre promenade.
  • Arena of Pula (Roman Amphitheatre) (4 km)
    Resembling the Colosseum in Rome, this amphitheatre was ordered to be built by Emperor Vespasian in the first century AD for gladiator fights. Today, it’s the local hot spot for outdoor concerts.
    Phone: +385 52 219 028
  • Historical and Maritime Museum of Istria (4 km)
    Pula’s legendary castle (Kaštel) houses this tribute to Istria’s long and turbulent military history. Experience Istrian life from the Roman occupation through the Austro-Hungary monarchy at this striking Baroque edifice.
    Phone: +385 52 211 566
  • Brijuni (Brioni) National Park (15 km)
    This exquisite archipelago of 14 islands lies just off the coast of Croatia. At Brijuni (Brioni) National Park, you can tour archaeological sites, including two Roman villas, the 13th-century St. Mary's Church and the remains of a Byzantine temple.

 Transportation information:

  • Bicycle rentals
    • There are numerous local bike trails. Enquire at the front desk for more information.
  • Bus station (walking distance)
    • Operated by Pulapromet, the public bus shuttles passengers between Pula and Verudela Resort every 20 minutes.
  • Private airport (5 km)
    • A private service offers panoramic views of Pula and its surroundings. For more information, enquire at the front desk.
  • Pula International Airport (PUY) (7 km)
    • One-way journeys to the Park Plaza hotel cost approximately EUR 25 by taxi and take about 20 minutes.
    • A shuttle operates in the summer months between downtown Pula and PUY airport (fees may apply).