The Rise of Glamping

Featuring the best of both worlds, glamorous camping showcases a seamless blend of hotel-style comforts and the appeal of sleeping outdoors.

Nothing compares to seeing sunrise on the beach – from your very own luxe tent! Glamping, travel’s greatest and latest global trend pairs upscale lodgings with spectacular surroundings. Featuring the best of both worlds, glamorous camping showcases a seamless blend of hotel-style comforts and the appeal of sleeping outdoors.

Glamping may not be the world’s only hybrid but it’s one of the best – if you love nature but don’t want to scrimp on the luxuries of a hotel stay. More and more people are looking for accommodations with a twist – think treehouses, domes, converted airplanes and hobbit homes – and glamping fits right in. There’s nothing like it, if you like sleeping under starry skies and waking up right on the beach. And in Croatia with its dazzling seaside landscapes, glamping – also known as boutique or luxury camping – is par excellence.

Who doesn’t want to escape the daily grind once in a while to someplace special? Even the rich and famous are seeking new ways to vacation. Prince William loves glamping, actress Kate Bosworth got married while on a glamping vacation… No surprise. Glamping provides just the right dose of adventure, fun and thrills in stunning natural settings yet with all the luxe amenities. Just imagine the scent of pine trees and sea salt, the endless blue of the sea a stone throw away… Nature at your doorstep while you camp in style.




Sharpening your senses immersed in nature is a surefire way to unwind. Take in multicolored sunsets, smell pine trees and sea salt, feel a gentle breeze ruffling leaves and making waves.


Glamorous tents feature a full spectrum of five-star amenities: comfy beds, a fully equipped kitchen, air-conditioning, private bathroom and a covered deck with a sea vista.


You’ve seen it all, stayed at hotels of all stripes and with different stars… Now you want an inspiring hideaway that combines your love of the outdoors and the comforts.



Surrounded by lush Mediterranean greenery right on the beach, this five-star island retreat offers the perfect glamping escape, steps from the historic heart of Krk town. The spacious luxury tent with a floor area of 38 m² showcase the ideal amount of privacy to rest and relax. The tent has three bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, a bathroom with a shower and a covered deck with loungers. dine in style on the romantic sea-facing patio of the politin bistro, which serves local and Mediterranean cuisine. The campsite is located by a well-tended pebbly beach with rocky sunbathing areas and crystal-clear sea. Next to the campsite, there’s a naturist beach. The camp’s swimming pool has lovely sea views; other recreation options include a spa, bikes for rent, tennis courts and stay fit fitness programs.



Wake up with a stunning view of the sea in Tarska Vala. At this seaside retreat, 37 glamping tents hide amidst fragrant pine and oak trees, exuding a sense of peace and privacy. The tents come with two bedrooms, a private bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen, a dining room and a deck with a hammock and loungers. Pebbly, rocky and paved beaches and Adria sandy beach line this gorgeous stretch of coast between Novigrad and Poreč, where the resort is located. Facilities at the camp resort are stellar. Relax in a swimming pool with sea views or unwind at the spa. A part of the beach is adapted for guests with disabilities, and a pet beach is also available.

The daily stay Fit program features fitness and recreation; there’s also live music and even an outdoor cinema. The camp resort’s piazza Central square is home to a grocery store and a farmers’ market where you can buy fresh seafood. For amazing Italian food, head to the Trattoria la Pentola in the eastern section of the camp resort, with a pretty patio showcasing sea views. Nothing beats a summer evening with your favourite cocktail in hand, as you sit on the deck of the Café Belvedere above the Adria Beach with sea vistas stretching as far as your eyes can see.


The latest offering at the Lanterna Premium Camping Resort is this stellar collection of nine glamping tents in stunning natural surroundings – perfect for a family holiday. The camp’s facilities for children include a premium playroom aligned with the Super Maro Program and a water playground with two swimming pools, water slides and attractions. The camping resort also has a traffic-free zone, children’s amphitheatre, summer cinema and a disco.

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