Grand Hotel Palazzo, Porec

Grand Hotel Palazzo is the oldest establishment in Porec which was originally designed as a luxury hotel for aristocrats and very wealthy travelers. Now fully refurbished, it retrains much of the original Venetian influence and offers elegant and luxuriously comfortable modern accommodation, directly on the seafront.
Best For: couples looking for a luxury holiday and honeymooners


The charming Grand Hotel Palazzo is situated on the edge of the ancient old town and boasts spectacular views of Porec and panoramic oceanic views towards Sveti Nikola Island. The hotel’s prime location makes this the ideal starting point for an excursion to historical towns like Oprtalj, Momjan, Beram, Sv. Lovreč, Pazin, Savičentu and Barban.

The elegant hotel has maintained an opulent ambience and is decorated with ornate chandeliers, original oil paintings and Louis XV style furnishings. The on-site Restaurant Parenzo offers an a la carte fine dining experience that is inspired by the hotel’s original 1920’s menu. Classic Istrian specialities and a good wine list are also available. Buffet breakfast or afternoon coffee can be enjoyed on the outside terrace or in the waterside café.

The hotel’s superb outdoor infinity pool has a spacious sun bed terrace and luxury Spa offers relaxing massage treatments and a choice of sauna. There is a wide range of active outdoor pursuits to enjoy in Porec. Trekking, cycling, karting can easily be combined with aquatic activities like diving, sailing, jet skiing, windsurfing and fishing.

Accommodation Details

  • 74 luxurious rooms and suites – most have a balcony
  • Air conditioning
  • Flat screen LCD satellite TV
  • Complementary WiFi
  • Mini bar
  • Hairdryer
  • Complementary toiletries

Dining facilities

  • A la carte restaurant Parenzo
  • Waterside café
  • 2 bars

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor infinity pool
  • Luxury Spa, offering a wide range of massage treatments
  • Jacuzzi
  • Finnish and Turkish Sauna
  • Relaxation room


  • An 8-minute walk to the beach, situated in the real heart of Porec