Kamp Galeb - a top-of-the-range waterfront campsite in Omiš
The Kamp Galeb campsite is situated in Omiš, a seaside resort located to the south of Split and overlooking the island of Brač, along the Dalmation coast. Dominated by the famous Starigrad Fortress, this campsite is located by a superb beach and offers its holidaymakers excellent resort conditions…
A campsite by the beach
Located 25 kilometres from Split, Kamp Galeb enjoys one of the most idyllic surroundings. A waterfront campsite in Omiš, it runs alongside a superb sandy beach, and is located at the mouth of the Cetina, a coastal river 105 kilometres long, and whose source is one of the most beautiful nature sites in Croatia.
The town of Omiš is a port in Dalmatia, occupying a strategic position on the coast. It successively passed into Turkish, Venetian, Hungarian, Austrian and even French hands, during the time of Napoléon Bonaparte. Nowadays it has numerous traces of these various occupations, such as the two high towers which dominate it as well as the Starigrad-fortica (Starigrad fortress), built on a rocky peak 262 metres above sea level.
The campsite occupies wooded and delightfully maintained grounds of a few hectares running alongside the sea. Adjoining the beach, numerous mobile homes enjoy a terrace offering their occupants a unique and panoramic viewpoint over the Adriatic Sea, and offshore the island of Brač. Some of this accommodation even has a private Jacuzzi and air conditioning, luxury facilities, and enables you to enjoy your holiday in Dalmatia, as you should.
An idyllic holiday resort 25 kilometres from Split
The main attraction of this Dalmatian campsite is, without doubt, its sandy beach. This is one of those rare natural sandy beaches in Croatia, the majority of them indeed being covered with pebbles. This beach gently disappears into the waters of the Adriatic Sea. This makes it even more popular for families with young children. As with the vast majority of beaches in the country, the water is pure and of excellent quality.
Although you can swim or simply sunbathe, numerous sunbeds and parasols being available on the sand, the beach on this establishment is also a place where you can practise numerous nautical activities. During your stay on the Kamp Galeb campsite, you are thus able to make the most of the neighbouring Windsurf school, and the hire service for surf boats, jet skis, pedalos and sea kayaks.
Amongst the various sports and recreational facilities on the Kamp Galeb campsite, there are two tennis courts (with lighting to even be able to play here at night!), a football pitch covered with artificial grass, a beach volleyball court, a children’s play area, table tennis tables, as well as a climbing wall! Moreover, a swimming pool has been put in by the beach. For those who wish to, it is even possible to take part in aerobics, Zumba and aquagym classes and sessions.
A pool to cool down and relax
On the Kamp Galeb campsite, children are pampered as they can, if they wish, go to the campsite mini-club to take part in numerous activities, such as beach games, the mini disco, make-up or even drawing and painting workshops.
To meet the different needs of all guests, there are various shops and services on the campsite. These include a bakery, an area selling fruit and vegetables, a “Mojito Bar” bar and the “Brguja Restaurant” (offering fish, meat, pizza and pasta) by the beach. There is even a storage area for bikes and mountaineering equipment. Moreover, about 100 metres from the site entrance is a supermarket.
When staying on this high-end campsite in Omiš, holidaymakers lastly have the possibility to take part in excursions, including visits to the urban centres of Dubrovnik, Mostar, Medugorje, Trogir and Split. It is also possible to go and venture into the Krka National Park with spectacular waterfalls, to go down the Cetina river by boat, and visit the Brač, Hvar and Šolta islands.