Hotel Istra, St Andrew’s Island, Rovinj

Unique location on its own island; ideal for families

In an idyllic location on the tiny, traffic-free island of St Andrews, a 15 minute complimentary boat ride from Rovinj, Hotel Istra is surrounded by pristine nature, crystal clear waters, shingle beaches, rocky coves and secluded spots.

The bright, modern style guest rooms with cheerful colour accents feature balcony or terrace and lovely views of the sea or the lush gardens. There are four bars and dining options include extensive themed buffets in the main restaurant and superb a la carte at the fish restaurant set on the terrace of the island’s old castle, plus a pizzeria and grill, and snacks available throughout the day.

Recreational amenities include an abundance of land and water based sports, a fully equipped gym, two freeform outdoor pools, children’s pool and clubs, and there is a small, blue flag shingle beach in front of the hotel, as well as bicycles for exploring the island. In addition, the extensive state of the art spa with indoor pool offers a host of pampering treatments for body and mind.

Room Types of Hotel Istra

  • Twin/double superior room with balcony or terrace and sea side view (max 2)
  • Superior twin/double side sea view (min/max 3)
  • Family twin/double side sea view (min/max 2+2)
  • Superior twin/double side sea view sole use

at a glance

  • All rooms feature air-conditioning, satellite TV, internet access (charge), minibar and safe
  • Some interconnecting rooms
  • 2 outdoor swimming pools (towels, loungers, parasols), children’s pool
  • Otok Wellness centre with treatments, hydro-massage, Finnish and Turkish saunas, Kneipp foot baths, indoor and outdoor whirlpools, massage showers, relaxation zone, indoor lap pool
  • Windsurfing, diving, kayak, pedaloes
  • 2 clay tennis courts, 1 artificial grass tennis court, table tennis, beach volleyball, basketball, archery, boccia, gym, bicycle hire
  • Main restaurant with buffet breakfast and themed evening dining, Lanterna a la carte fish restaurant, Captain’s Club for snacks and drinks, Pizzeria Birikin, Lavanda Grill, 4 bars
  • Baby club (0-4 years, under parents supervision), mini club (5-8 years), maxi club (9-12 years), teen club (13-17 years) indoor play area, playground
  • Daytime animation and evening entertainment
  • Not all facilities are complimentary and are subject to seasonal demand
  • 326 bedrooms and suites
  • Private transfer time: approximately 50 minutes from Pula, 140 minutes from Ljubljana, 110 minutes from Trieste and 170 minutes from Venice
  • 4 star