Hotel Salinera ****
Hotel Salinera is surrounded by the greenery of the pines and Mediterranean vegetation in the Holy Spirit Bay, in the natural oasis of Strunjan between Isola and Portorose and very close to the Bioenergy Salinera Resort, one of the most prestigious accommodation structures on the Slovenian coast, a complex of outdoor pools with a solarium and many facilities. The hotel is set over two properties with 3 and 4 star rooms, and the restaurant serves up dishes from the Mediterranean cuisine, whilst small snacks can be bought at the bar on the beach. Well-being at Hotel Salinera is also taken care of here thanks to the large pool, the smaller children's pool, the 2 whirlpools and the Syra Health Farm which offers therapeutic, relaxation and aesthetic programmes. Business clients staying at Hotel Salinera can make use of the 3 conference rooms and 2 meeting rooms, which are equipped for all occasions, and families are also catered for here in the Villa Maia part of the resort thanks to the apartments in the holidays homes that are close to the beach.
The Salinera Resort has two outdoor swimming pools, one large one and one for children, both of which are close to the beach. Inside Hotel Salinera is an indoor pool, a children's pool, two whirlpools, a sauna zone, ice pool and relaxation area. At the hotel's Health Farm, guests can undergo therapeutic, relaxation and aesthetic programmes and treatments inspired by Oriental traditions and natural medicine. There are also Turkish, Finnish, infra-red, bio-Istrian lavender based and Mediterranean herb saunas to enjoy.
There are two properties that make up Hotel Salinera: one boasts 48 3-star rooms with a telephone and satellite television; whilst the other has 52 4-star rooms and a suite with air conditioning, a telephone, satellite television, a minibar, safe box and balcony.
The restaurant at Hotel Salinera serves up pasta, vegetable, fish, mollusc, meat and fruit based dishes from the Mediterranean cuisine. Special attention is also given to the balanced diet of athletes, and there is even a dedicated corner (“The Cyclists' Corner”) in the breakfast buffet. The hotel's bar has a closed terrace and the other bar is located on the beach and is open during the summer.
Some of the hotel's services and facilities:
Strunjan is just 4km from the renowned beach resort of Portorose. 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.