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Losinj Island

Life on Losinj offers the classic Mediterranean holiday: gourmet food, chilled Istrian wines, warm clear seas and uncrowded beaches.

The crowds flock to Croatia every summer – but one island has been curiously overlooked.

Once a shipping hub, Losinj Island is now perfectly located for yacht charters, with many small islands nearby and the famous Kornati Labyrinth a short sail away.

Marina in in Mali Losinj, Croatia
Mali Losinj, Croatia

Why we like Losinj

With the opening of stylish, exquisite boutique hotels and a scattering of private villas, the tiny island of Losinj is finding its way onto the holiday map – up until now Croatia’s best-kept secret amongst the sailing fraternity.

Losinj Island, Croatia
Losinj Island, Croatia

How to reach Losinj

Losinj is located in the beautiful Kvarner Gulf of Croatia, in the Northern Adriatic and has no airport, a factor that has helped it keep its obscurity. The island is reached by flying to either Rijeka or Krk, followed by a transfer to the port to catch a ferry or catamaran. Getting there is half the fun. Losinj is 20 miles long by two miles wide – lending itself to hiking, biking and windsurfing with many trails crisscrossing the island.


What do you really love doing? We curate your itinerary especially for you.

Croatian Cooking Class

Experience a private cooking class to explore the huge variety of flavours of Croatian gourmet cuisine.

Cruise to Hvar Island

Reach the beautiful island of Hvar and the Pakleni archipelago with total ease.

Wine Tasting

Taste local wines and meet the renowned winemakers and chefs of this region.

Where to stay

Below you can see some of the wonderful places we have recommended for this journey.

Villa Hortensia £££££

  • Croatia
  • Villas / Exclusive use

The newly launched ten bedded Villa Hortensia is an elegant villa with characteristic Austro-Hungarian features. It provides a comfortable environment to stay next to the sea. The extensive refurbishment exudes luxury. The outdoor heated swimming pool has a deck area with sun beds to enjoy the beautiful gardens that surround the villa. Other facilities include an outdoor whirlpool and a Finnish sauna. Spa treatments are available at a nearby hotel called Bellevue which offers a wide range of spa and health treatments.

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Hotel Bellevue £££££

  • Croatia
  • City

The Bellevue Hotel is wonderfully situated right on the water’s edge and features one of the few beaches in Dubrovnik. It is all about the views here and each bedroom has a sea view overlooking the tranquil Miramare bay.

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Meet our experts

A passion for travel runs right through every one of our experts - meaning they're always ready with first-hand insight about their specialist countries.

Katie Benden

The excitement of travelling the world has always hugely appealed. Largely cemented from my first solo trip to Egypt and the Middle East. The crazy hustle and bustle of Cairo was a huge assault on the senses, scrambling through the claustrophobic tunnels of the Great pyramid took me out of my comfort zone and I was left humbled by the warm hospitality of the Nubian people in Aswan as we shared dinner together.

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