Keight Hotel Opatija, Croatia’s First Curio Collection by Hilton

Located in the heart of the Croatian coastal town, the opening of Keight Hotel Opatija marks the first Curio Collection by Hilton hotel in Croatia and the brand’s 40th trading country…


Featuring 54 thoughtfully designed and spacious guest rooms, a lush spa with an indoor pool, a captivating sundeck with a rooftop lounge and the inviting outdoor pool with breathtaking views, guests can enjoy the best of comfort and style that Keight Hotel Opatija, Curio Collection by Hilton has to offer. The property shelters a selection of spacious rooms and suites, each with either a breathtaking view of the Adriatic Sea or the picturesque surrounding landscape. Business travellers will find guest rooms perfectly suited for working, while the hotel’s 100 square meter multi-purpose meeting space and onsite parking for visitors and guests will ensure business meetings of all sizes can be accommodated comfortably.

hotel lobby with green tiled floor, plants and seating

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“A major development milestone for the brand, we’re thrilled to debut the Curio Collection by Hilton brand in Croatia with the opening of Keight Hotel Opatija, Curio Collection by Hilton,” said David Kelly, Senior Vice President, Continental Europe, Hilton. “Opatija has been welcoming travellers for 180 years, and I’m excited to bring Hilton’s world-class hospitality to this picturesque coastal town. With stunning views to be enjoyed on the hotel’s rooftop bar and pool, and extensive facilities for both leisure and business travellers, the hotel is a great addition to our existing presence in Croatia. Keight Hotel Opatija joins a growing and impressive European portfolio of Curio Collection by Hilton properties, with openings taking place in a number of exciting locations across 40 countries and territories, such as Mykonos, Lisbon, Ibiza, Cascais, Vilnius and Rotterdam”.

The hotel’s restaurant Pierrot provides guests with culinary delights in a fine bistro concept that pays homage to the vibrant and diverse traditional cuisine of Croatia. Authenticity is the basis of every dish in the restaurant, and Pierrot prides itself on sourcing fresh local ingredients and supporting local farmers and suppliers who share the hotel’s commitment to quality and sustainability.

indoor swimming pool and spa at Keight Hotel

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The hotel features a unique rooftop sundeck with a swimming pool and bar overlooking the red tiled roofs that adorn the town centre’s 19th century buildings. Whether guests are after a leisurely swim in the pool, basking in the warmth of the sun, or simply admiring the beauty of the Adriatic Sea and the charming town of Opatija, the hotel rooftop offers a sanctuary of relaxation and rejuvenation unlike any other. In addition to the hotel’s rooftop pool, guests can also enjoy Opatija’s largest indoor pool spanning 25 meters, which is available in the hotel’s spa, where guests can experience a range of indulgent treatments and relaxing sauna sessions. The spa design is a fusion of contemporary elegance and timeless serenity, creating an atmosphere that encourages relaxation from the moment the guest arrives.

view from bed in guestroom at Keight Hotel Croatia

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Surrounded by stunning nature, Opatija is located at the foot of Mount Učka, a popular destination for hikers, which is nestled between the green Istrian peninsula and the littoral region, resulting in a perfect harmony of varied landscapes. The city of Rijeka, Croatia’s third largest city, is just short drive away, while Rijeka International Airport is around a 40-minute drive from the hotel. Many of Croatia’s islands, including Cres and Krk, are also available to visit by boat from Opatija harbour.

The hotel houses a harmonious blend of contemporary design elements, cutting-edge technology, and an awareness of the local environment and culture. The sleek, minimalist design with clean lines and a focus on functionality brings a sense of relaxation to the hotel’s interior, which is complemented by a combination of glass, steel, and other modern materials to create visually striking structures.

hotel bathroom with views outdoors

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Within the hotel, floor to ceiling windows provide guests with panoramic views of the surrounding area, blurring the barrier between indoor and outdoor, while low furnishings and soft lighting will help guests sink into their private retreat experience.

“We’re thrilled to have opened our doors to welcome guests to Keight Hotel Opatija, Curio Collection by Hilton,” added Davor Kovčalija, General Manager, Keight Hotel Opatija, Curio Collection by Hilton. “Opatija’s rich history as the epicentre of Croatian tourism, coupled with its stunning Riviera, makes it an ideal location for travellers year-round. From our stunning rooftop pool and bar to our must-visit on-site restaurant we have everything guests need for the ideal Croatian escape. Here’s to creating unforgettable memories and lasting impressions for visitors from across the globe”.

The hotel is operated by Zagreb City Hotels d.o.o., which currently operates three Hilton branded hotels in Croatia: Canopy by Hilton Zagreb City Centre, DoubleTree by Hilton Zagreb and Hilton Garden Inn Zagreb – Radnicka.

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