Banjol, Croatia - holiday information

Banjol, Rab, Croatia – visitor information

Banjol is situated on the south-western coast of the island between the towns of Rab and Barbat. It is divided into two parts and one is on a hill above the main road and the other consists out of 3 coves – Padova 1, Padova 2 and Padova 3. On Padova 3 there is a beautiful sandy beach with a rich sport-recreational offer (tennis, mini golf, and windsurfing). By walking down the sea for some 10-20 minutes you will reach the town of Rab. Accommodation is available in hotels, apartments, villas and rooms. As all other settlements on the island Banjol is an ideal settlement for a family vacation, while the rich sport-recreational offer makes it an excellent choice for those in want of a more active holiday, and the vicinity of the town with its rich cultural offer and various events will make your stay more diverse and complete.

Banjol – basic information

Banjol – population: 1000, Banjol - day/ saint: saint : Sv. Lucija, 05.08.

Distance from bigger centres

Banjol - Makarska. 308km, Banjol- Split: 253km, Banjol - Pula: 223km, Banjol - Rijeka: 125km, Banjol - Zadar: 122km, Banjol - Šibenik: 196km, Banjol - Dubrovnik: 483km, Banjol - Zagreb: 218km

Possibility of accomodation

private accomodation, apartments, rooms, hotels, family hotels, pensions, camps


pebble, sandy, concreted

Facilities and authorities

self-service shops, shopping centres, bakery, gas station, exchange office, souvenir shops, market

Sport's and recreative offer

football field, mini-football field, rent a motor, rent a bike, rent a boat, water sports, walking, jogging tracks, routes for cyclists, gym / fitness, massage services, sauna, solarium

Gastronomic offer

restaurants, pizzerias, saloons

Night life

musical evenings in the town, coctail bar

Additional offer

croatian natural reservation nearby, promenade along the sea, organisation of entertaining and cultural events by the tourist board, organisation of fishermen's nights, organisation of folk entertainments, marina in the nearby

Banjol – why choose this destination

clean sea, long promenades along the sea, rich gastronomic offer, rich cultural life in the place (exibitions, shows, music evenings), long cycling routes and walking tracks, possibility for getting familiar with the life of people and local customs