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Plitvice Lakes Accommodation | Accommodation Guide | Best Value for Money

You might already know that your trip to Croatia won’t be complete unless you visit National Park Plitvice Lakes. This breathtaking natural wonder is something you definitely shouldn’t miss out on. If you want the fullest experience of this iconic site, we highly recommend staying a night or a few days in this mesmerizing national park. 

Visit Plitvice Lakes in the best way!

There is no doubt that going on a Plitvice Lakes tour is one of the best ways to explore this iconic site. Although, if you want to visit Plitvice Lakes at your own pace, we recommend purchasing a ticket and staying overnight in Plitvice Lakes. By doing so, you will be able to plan your visit more conveniently and do activities that interest you the most. 

Whether you want to take a boat ride across the lakes, enjoy the sunrise on a morning hike, or visit the main attractions without the crowds. Staying overnight or even a couple of days in Plitvice Lakes will provide you with the opportunity to further explore unique areas in and around the park. 

How to get to Plitvice Lakes National Park?

The national park Plitvice Lakes is located between Zagreb and Zadar and you can easily access the park by car or bus. Although, if you don’t want to be bothered by the planning of the trip and looking up the routes, you can go on an organized tour from the city you’re staying in. Since the Plitvice Lakes are such a popular visiting destination, tours are available from every bigger Croatian city.

Where to stay in Plitvice Lakes?

There are many accommodations offers you can choose from while visiting Plitvice Lakes, and it can be challenging to find the best one. To help you save your money and time, we hand-picked the best accommodation units for you! Whether you want to stay inside the park or somewhere near it, you will undoubtedly find the offer that suits you the best!

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Best Accommodation in Plitvice Lakes!

To help you save your money and make your decision process a bit easier, we’ve put together the best and most affordable accommodation offers for you. Take a look at our selection and book the option that works best for you!

Guest House Plitvice Villa Verde

Villa Verde is a large guest house located only 2 km from the entrance of Plitvice Lakes. The house is surrounded by pine trees and offers large rooms with a garden view and free WiFi, air-conditioning, and a flat-screen TV. Families with children will for sure appreciate this accommodation option.

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Jezero Hotel

Hotel Jezero is situated right in the center of the Plitvice Lakes National Park, just 300 meters from the largest lake in the region, the Kozjak Lake. This hotel offers many rooms and suites, two restaurants, a spa, and a wellness center. All units have a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. Also, some rooms can be, which is convenient for large families. If you would like to be close to the waterfalls and lakes, this hotel is the best option for you! 

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Guest House Villa Plitvička

Guest House Villa Plitvička is located in the village of Mukinje, about 10 minutes walking distance from the Plitvice Lakes entrance. This lakehouse is a perfect option if you’re looking for something cozy and intimate. If you choose this accommodation unit, you will be able to enjoy free wifi, air conditioning, satellite TV, and a spacious terrace. A grocery store is a 5-minute walk away from the accommodation, and a bus stop is just a few steps away. This accommodation is convenient for those visiting the park by car because the parking is free. 

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Unique accommodation offers near Plitvice Lakes



Bungalows are the perfect option to choose if you plan a romantic getaway to Plitvice Lakes with your special someone. This is a unique type of accommodation that will allow you to enjoy a combination of a cozy atmosphere and natural wildness. Almost all bungalows come equipped with barbecue grills, so you can cook while enjoying the beautiful view!


Camping in Plitvice Lakes

If you are an adventurous type of person, we highly recommend going camping. There are several camping sites inside the National Park Plitvice Lakes. You can set up your tent wherever you want, between the trees or in a more open place. Camping is a perfect option that will allow you to unplug from reality and enjoy the simplicity of nature. Nothing is better than enjoying a beautiful landscape with your friends or family by the fire!

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FAQ – Plitvice Lakes Accommodation

Is it worth staying overnight in Plitvice Lakes?

Absolutely! By doing so, you will have much more time to explore the unique beauty of mesmerizing lakes and waterfalls. There are many available lake houses, guest houses, and hotels in Plitvice Lakes. To help you save your time and money, we hand-picked the best accomodation units in the national parks. We recommend choosing the option that works best for you and experiencing the charms of central Croatia in the best way!

What should I know before visiting Plitvice Lakes?

There are some things you should know before visiting National Park Plitvice Lakes. If you consider staying a couple of days in the park, we advise you to book your accommodation in advance. That way, you will avoid all possible complications and plan your visit to Plitvice Lakes more conveniently. If you would like to stay in a guest house or hotel that has a hot tub, a swimming pool, free WiFi, and free parking, check out the offer before you book it!

How to visit Plitvice Lakes?

If you want to visit Plitvice Lakes in the best way, we highly recommend going on one of our hand-picked Plitvice Lakes Tours. That way, you will be able to discover all areas of the park and learn about its long history accompanied by a tour guide. Although, if you want to explore this natural oasis at your own pace, we suggest booking Plitvice Lakes Entrance Ticket.

When is the best time to visit National Park Plitvice Lakes?

Being one of the most famous natural attractions in Croatia, there are some parts of the year when National Park Plitvice Lakes get a little crowded. The busiest months at Plitvice Lakes are July and August. So, if you want to avoid crowds, we recommend planning your visit to the park around those months. The best months you can choose to visit Plitvice are June and September. The park isn’t crowded during that time of the year, and the weather is fantastic.

How can I get to Plitvice Lakes?

There are many ways you can choose to get to the Plitvice Lakes National Park. You can go travel in your car or take a bus. Still, we highly recommend booking an organized tour from your desired city to the Plitvice Lakes. You can choose Plitvice Lakes Tour from ZagrebZadarSplitTrogirOmiš, or Dubrovnik.

See more Plitvice Lakes Tours!

The best way to experience the natural beauty of the oldest national park in Croatia is by going on a Plitvice Lakes Guided Tour! If you want to explore this natural jewel accompanied only by your friends and family, there is also a private tour option. 

$ 9


Plitvice Lakes Guided Tour

Book a walking tour of the largest National Park in Croatia! Discover the mesmerizing canyons, cascading lakes, and breathtaking waterfalls. Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing boat ride across the Lower Lakes!

$ 117
Per group up to 10


Plitvice Lakes Private Tour

Join us on a Private Plitvice Lakes Tour and spend the day exploring the natural wonders of its lakes and beautiful waterfalls! Tailor your itinerary, choose your preferred path, skip the crowds, and enjoy boat rides and a personalized guided walking experience.