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St. Bernardin Resort Portorož

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The beaches on the Slovenian coast are suitable for families. Despite the diversity of the bathing areas that can be found along the coastline, most of them are paved and with tended sea access points. The beach in Portorož has a well-tended paved part with six piers, whereas in the central part you can find a sand beach, which will undoubtedly be a delight for children.

How can you and your family spend your time on Portorož beach?

You can also find well-tended and paved beaches in Lucija, for example in Marina Portorož or in Camping Lucija, where there is a section with rocks and pebbles. On the other side of Portorož, there’s a beach in Bernardin, where children can have fun on the inflatable water playground Wi-bit, the beach volley court, in the outdoor pool with a smaller slide and on the playground.

Portorož beach is perfect for fun with children

Besides the safe and well-tended beach, you can have fun in the water sports center, get sailing and diving lessons or simply take advantage of the grassy areas for sports activities and build sandcastles on the sandy part along the sea.

On the sea’s surface – Water sports center

Portorož beach has many options for fun activities on the surface of the sea, as you can rent various types of equipment. For families, the most interesting option is the rental of pedal boats, kayaks and SUP (stand up paddle) boards. Those who are more adventurous can chose adrenalin filled activities such as tow rides with banana boats, tubes and couches or water skiing.

Learn to sail

Sailing with your family is a unique experience. On the beaches of Portorož and Bernardin, you can arrange individual or group lessons with professional sailors. You will learn the basics of sailing through play and practice and enrich your day on the beach.

Let’s discover the depths of the sea

On Bernardin beach, you can join the group of professional divers Divestrong. Before you start exploring the underwater flora and fauna you will learn the basics of diving with proper diving gear. Those already familiar with diving can rent diving equipment and fill their tanks.

For children - playgrounds on the beach

After a day on the beach, children are still very curious and playful. For this reason, the playgrounds on the beaches in Portorož and Bernardin are a great addition. Next to the playground on Portorož beach, you can also find smaller outdoor fitness which can be used by children. There are bars and restaurants close by so parents can enjoy the fresh daily offer of snacks and refreshing drinks or rent deckchairs and sun umbrellas. There’s also a beach volley court and a mini-golf course for the more active visitors.

Safety comes first

When you see a blue flag flying in the sky you can rest assured that you and your children are safe. When a beach displays the blue flag it means that you are on a quality beach, as there are certain standards that need to be observed by beach managers: water quality, safety, and services, beach neatness, providing information about possible dangers.

Summer animation on Bernardin beach

Thanks to the summer animation on the grassy part of Bernardin beach every day is interesting and playful. Children can have safe fun with ball games, creative workshops and be active during summer Saturdays when radio stations join us for proper summer parties on the beach.

Portorož beach with its parts in Lucija and Beranrdin is ideal for families. Moreover, you can check the live webcam from Portorož beach to decide with more ease whey to take a trip to the coast.

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