Hotel Histrion ****
Located on the sea, on a promontory that extends into the Pirano gulf, Hotel Histrion is an accommodation gem on the Slovenian coast, halfway between the Medieval town of Pirano and the popular tourist and spa town of Portorose. Situated in front of the ancient 15th Century San Bernardino chapel's bell tower, the hotel is a modern structure that boasts an onsite water park, that is over 1000m2 in size, separated from the sea by large glass panels that are opened up during the warmer months. All of this at the Laguna Berdardin, the largest heated, sea water swimming pool complex on the Slovenian coast. The hotel also has a Wellness Centre, where you can take care of your health, beauty and well-being, and there are three restaurants that can satisfy even the most diverse palates, including those of Italian food and molluscs lovers. The entertainment offer is also rich here thanks to the onsite casino, the biggest on the Slovenian coast, where events, shows and games take place, and the hotel even has a miniclub, entertainment programme for children and 2 meeting rooms that can hold up to 200 guests.
Hotel Histrion has an onsite water park, Lagun Bernardin, the largest heated, sea water swimming pool complex on the Slovenian coast. There is over 1000m² of water divided into 2 zones: the first is perfect for those who want to relax and it features a swimming pool with massaging waterfalls, a round swimming pool for recreational activities with hydromassage beds and lateral water jets and 5 Jacuzzis; the second is suitable for families with children and boasts two swimming pools with slides, a toboggon, water jets and geysers, a pool for swimming with relaxation points and a two-level oval shaped pool with a whirlpool, geyser, water jets and hydromassage point. The complex also has Finnish saunas and Turkish baths (not included), a solarium and booths for massages and treatments, and during the summer the glass panels that surround the complex are opened right onto the beach and terrace. At Wellness Laguna, which is also onsite, guests can undergo many face and body treatments, and there are even numerous options specifically for male guests.
The 276 rooms at Hotel Histrion include 6 suites, 7 rooms for families and 2 rooms for disabled guests. All the rooms have balconies, with a view of the sea, air conditioning, a telephone, satellite television and minibar.
There are four restaurants at Hotel Histrion. The first floor of the structure hosts the Pristan Restaurant which serves breakfast; the Barka Restaurant, with terrace access, offers guests seasonal dishs with fresh fish, shellfish and crustaceans as well as grilled meat; while the "Mesečeva restavracija" Restaurant serves Mediterranean and Istrian cuisine; the Taverna Mediteran,with a winter garden and terrace, provides a menu of Italian specialties including pizza and grilled dishes. Caffè San Bernardino offers view over a small, touristic port.
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In just a few minutes, along the coast, you can reach the Medieval town of Pirano, the squares and churches of which are fine testaments to Venetian gothic architecture, whilst on the other side of the coast you can visit the open air museum of Formaviva which boasts stone sculptures and a wonderful view of the Portorose gulf. Crossing over the hill takes you to Fiesso, a natural park with two lakes.
The hotel's location makes it the ideal base for visits to the Lipica stables, the Postumia and San Canziano caves and the islands of Brioni and Venice.
Local Tax: adults pay Eur 2,50 per day.
Reservation Tax (per stay): adult € 1, children 7-17 years € 0,50.
Right on the beach
Restaurants in the vicinity
Pay and display parking