Maro Holiday

Discover all the attractions of an ideal family holiday on an island!

Valamar's Maro the Crab mascot looks forward to welcoming you to the Isabella Valamar Collection Island Resort, where you'll discover a wealth of fun and recreational activities for families on the island of Sveti Nikola.

Over an area of 1,000 m2, you'll find children's playrooms, a soft play room, a children's cinema and theatre, and other attractive services and facilities for families.


Maro Holidays


Valamar’s carefully designed Maro concept for children up to twelve years of age and our Game Lounge guarantee an unforgettable family holiday. Maro Club brings you our fully equipped - Maro Baby, Maro Mini and Maro Maxi Club - children’s playrooms and a professionally designed entertainment programme for children up to twelve years of age. Our Game Lounge, on the other hand, with its specially designed space and game consoles, is a play zone for teenagers and the whole family.

You can always join your children or let them enjoy their holiday the way they want to with plenty of activities under the watchful eye of our professional staff.

  • Wide choice of family accommodation with separate rooms for children
  • Daily and evening entertainment programmes for children and the entire family
  • Every day active and chill-out Stay Fit programmes for parents
  • Services and facilities for children of all ages, and also teenagers, over a total area of 1,000 m2
  • Istrian Fantasy Forest – enchanted forest for all ages with woodland creatures, sprites and dwarves
  • Kids pools and family beaches
  • Professional child care and babysitting service



Family facilities:

Take advantage of the superbly equipped children’s playrooms and Maro facilities intended for children up to 12 years of age. Let your teenagers get together with their peers in the Outdoor Teen Lounge. Have fun with your children in the Game Lounge, cinema, or theatre, or enjoy the family beach and pool.

  • Fully equipped children's playrooms based on the Maro programme - Maro Maxi for children aged 7 to 12, Maro Mini for children aged 3 to 7, and Maro Baby Club for children up to 3 years old

  • Outdoor Teen Lounge – specially designed outdoor area for teenagers

  • Game Lounge – game consoles (PS, Nintendo Switch, Xbox), large-screen TV

  • Entertainment facilities for the entire family - cinema, theatre, family playroom, soft play room, outdoor fitness facilities for all ages

  • The Istrian Fantasy Forest is a place full of fanciful and adventurous stories for all ages in the company of actors and fabulous Istrian creatures

  • Maro multifunctional playground in the open air (football, basketball, polygon)

  • Family beach and pool – pebbly beach, family pool with heated water, children's pool with water features and splash playground

  • Maro Garden for children with occasional gardening lessons

Family programmes:

Our family programmes guarantee loads of fun for children in the company of their peers and some unforgettable family moments with games, creative activities, and guided excursions.

  • Entertainment programmes for children: Maro Disco, Maro Party, etc. (three times a week)

  • Games and programmes such as themed days intended for family fun and excursions for children in the period from 1 July until 1 September

  • Professional children's programmes, such as entertainment and dance performances and magic shows

  • Cinema projections in the open air once a week (from 1 July to 1 September)

Special services for families:

  • Babysitting and childcare service (extra charge)

  • Maro Concierge with free counselling and organisation of a family holiday to suit your needs

Maro playrooms (0-3, 3-7, 7-12):

With Maro premium family services and facilities, children of all ages (up to 12 years old) will have plenty of options for a fun-filled stay with games, creative activities, new experiences, and learning through play.

  • Maro Baby Club (0-3) – specially equipped room and outdoor lounge zone for relaxation and get-togethers for parents with small children. The club also includes the Maro Baby Room for babies and small children under the supervision of trained staff

  • Maro Mini Club (3-7) and Maro Maxi Club (7-12) – children’s playrooms where various activities and an entertainment programme take place under the supervision of our trained staff. Maro Club is open every day from 9:00 to 21:00

Teen (12+) and Game Lounge:

Your teenagers can enjoy an unforgettable holiday by the sea in the Outdoor Teen Lounge zone, at sports and gaming tournaments, and cinema evenings in the open air.

  • Outdoor Teen Lounge – specially designed outdoor area for teenagers *in high season

  • Fun zone with video games in the Game Lounge

  • Sports activities (beach volleyball tournaments, table tennis, badminton and more) *in high season

  • Evening entertainment: sports and gaming tournaments, cinema evenings *in high season

Additional amenities in family rooms (on request):

  • baby cot

  • children's safety equipment (child's bed rail, safety socket covers)

  • bathroom bench, child's bathtub, potty, toiletry set for children

  • board games

Istrian Fantasy Forest

The Istrian Fantasy Forest is a place full of fanciful and adventurous stories for all ages. Don’t miss out on a visit to a secret place on the island and discover a totally different world, the Istrian Fantasy Forest. Spot the five main attractions of the forest, the Tunnel neither Here nor There, The giant that turned to stone, Mighty Massive Mushrooms, the Two Loud Sisters and their Houses and the House of Malik Macmalić.

  • Enchanted grove with woodland creatures, sprites and dwarves

  • Ideal for fun games and adventure with your kids

  • Thematic day once a week provided by the entertainment team (01.07. -01.09.)

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