Relax by the outdoor pool, in the wellness centre or on Rab's stunning beaches!

Forget your worries and stress in the fantastic hotel pools and saunas or on Rab's stunning beaches. Reward yourself with luxury wellness treatments and feel happy and full of energy on your 'island of happiness'.


Valamar has adapted its offer to this new situation to make sure you enjoy a carefree and safe holiday!

  • In order to provide you with an even higher level of service and comfort, we have reduced the maximum capacity of pools and introduced a controlled entry system

  • We have redesigned the layout of sun loungers by the pools and on the beaches with required distance between two sets of sun loungers to provide more space and privacy for you and your family

  • With our V Health & Safety programme, we have ensured the highest hygiene standards, water treatment and disinfection of water attractions at our pools

  • We have adapted the maximum capacity of our Spa zones to ensure more peace and comfort and introduced a reservation system. Our V Health & Safety programme ensures a carefree and safe stay in all Spa amenities

  • We have also adapted the maximum capacity of our sport areas and implemented a time slot reservation system so you can enjoy your leisure activities fully relaxed

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Pool, Wellness & Beach

What catches your attention the most?
  • Outdoor pool, children's pool and baby pool

  • Children's pool with slides
  • Indoor pool

  • Wellness & beauty centre

  • Banova Vila town beach (1,500 m from the hotel)

  • Beaches in Suha Punta on the Kalifront peninsula (boat transfer for hotel guests)


Swimming Pools Wellness Beaches


Relax on a sun lounger by the attractive outdoor pool with a view of the sea and the historic town of Rab. Take a swim in the pool and enjoy a water massage, while your children have fun in the children's pool with waterslides.


  • outdoor freshwater pool (250 m2)

  • massage bench in the pool, waterfall and a shallow enclosed area for children with a water mushroom (26 m2)

  • sun loungers and umbrellas

  • towel rental

  • sun lounger reservation (additional charge)

  • changing room

  • snack bar by the pool

  • towel station


  • heated freshwater pool with waterslides

  • pool size: 100 m2

  • pool depth: 60 cm

  • sunbathing area

  • towels

  • snack bar by the pool

  • full service at the pool available from 12.04. until 15.10.


  • freshwater pool

  • pool size: 26 m2

  • pool depth: 20 cm


Let your mind wander while you surrender to fantastic treatments in the wellness & beauty centre of the Valamar Padova Hotel. Enjoy its Spa Oasis with Finnish, infrared and bio saunas, Turkish bath, massage showers and relax room. Swim in the spacious outdoor pool and then try one of the aromatic massages with essential oils made from island herbs.

  • area 1200 m2

  • opening times: every day from 08:00 to 19:00

*Use of wellness services with prior reservation and with a limited number of guests


  • bio sauna; infrared sauna

  • Turkish bath, massage showers

  • heated bench

  • relax room

  • included in the price: bathrobe, towel, refreshments (tea, water, fruit)


  • indoor freshwater pool (200 m2), heated – no extra charge for hotel guests

  • outdoor freshwater pool (250 m2) – no extra charge for hotel guests

  • fitness studio with multi-purpose fitness and bodybuilding equipment and locker room (free use for hotel guests with prior reservation)

  • various massages and body treatments - additional charge

  • beauty salon - additional charge

  • natural cosmetics shop

Information and reservation:

Tel: 051 724 - 991


Enjoy the crystal-clear sea and its beautiful emerald green colour on the pebbly and rocky Banova Vila town beach, located not far from the Valamar Padova Hotel. Take a boat to Suha Punta on the Kalifront peninsula and find a quiet spot on one of the secluded sandy, pebbly or rocky beaches in the wonderful coves you will find there.


The town beach is located just 100 m from the Valamar Padova Hotel. This beach is great for families with children, relaxation, leisure activities and having fun. Make yourself comfortable on this small paved beach, enjoy swimming in the crystal-clear water, and admire the relaxing view of Rab's old town. Next to the beach, you can take advantage of the hotel's facilities and order light meals, drinks and cocktails.

Location: 100 m from the hotel

Beach type: paved beach

Beach length: 100 m

Entrance to the sea: gentle, pebbles and stairs

The beach is suitable for: families with children

Pets: no special restrictions

Beach amenities

  • Pedal boat rental in the vicinity of the beach

  • Bar in the vicinity of the beach


This pebbly beach with concrete areas features crystal clear sea and a view of the Frkanj peninsula andas well as the bell towers in the old town of Rab. Beach amenities include sun lounger and umbrella rental, various bars, and bicycle and boat rental. The beach is connected to the historic centre of Rab by an attractive footpath.

Location: 1800 m west of the hotel

Beach type: pebbly beach with concrete areas

Beach length: 100 m

Entrance to the sea: pebbles, entrance ramp

The beach is suitable for: families, guests with disabilities

Pets: allowed on a designated part of the beach

Beach amenities

  • Sun loungers and umbrellas (additional charge)

  • Showers

  • Changing cubicles

  • Beach bar and restaurant

  • Bicycle and boat rental

  • Shop


Banova Vila is the most famous town beach. It is located on the coast of the historic town centre of Rab, 1500 m west of the hotel.

This attractive small beach is the locals' favourite. It has pebbly, rocky and concrete parts, so everybody can find the part that suits them best.

On the beach, you can rent a sun lounger and umbrella and enjoy the clear sea. Active guests can play water polo or rent a pedal boat or kayak.

At night, you can enjoy performances by talented musicians in the legendary beach bar.

Beach amenities
  • Sun lounger and umbrella rental

  • Changing cubicles

  • Beach bar

  • Restaurant

  • Showers

  • Pedal boat and kayak rental

  • Water polo

Location: 1500 m west of the hotel

Beach type: pebbly and rocky beach with concrete areas

Beach length: 100 m

Entrance to the sea: pebbles, entrance ramp

The beach is suitable for: couples, families with children, guests with disabilities, nightlife

Pets: no special restrictions


Take advantage of the 25-minute boat transfer for hotel guests to the stunning beaches in Suha Punta on the Kalifront peninsula. (till 10.09.)

Visit the wonderful Carolina beach that features pebbly and rocky sections, a cove with large white pebbles, and also a small concrete sunbathing area. It is protected by the natural shade of tall pine trees.

Guests can rent a sun lounger and umbrella on all parts of the beach. There are also showers and changing cubicles.

Next to the beach, you'll find a variety of services and facilities for a pleasant day by the sea, ranging from a restaurant, beach bar and children's playground, to tennis courts.

Beach amenities
  • sun loungers and umbrellas (additional charge)

  • showers

  • changing cubicles

  • beach bar and restaurant

  • fast food

  • three tennis courts

  • children's playground

  • lifesaving equipment

Location: 6 km or a 25-minute boat ride

Beach type: natural pebbly and rocky beach with concrete sunbathing area

Beach length: 800 m

Entrance to the sea: pebbles and rocks

The beach is suitable for: couples, families with children

Pets: not allowed