Base Info Portorož



Dear guest,

thank you to sail with INTER MARES!

Hereafter we have prepared some useful information for you, which you might need before and during your arrival to our base in Portorož.


Charter base location

Inter Mares charter base is situated in Marina Portorož and it is an ideal starting point for cruises amongst the beautiful destinations in the North Adriatic area: Venice lagoon, old town Grado or Triest whit park Miramare and Duino, Rovinj (called little Venice), Lim fjord, National park Brioni, Pula with Cape Kamenjak and Kvarner islands.

The charter base is only 1 km away from the centre of Portorož and it is very close to the main road for the Croatian Istria (via Pula).

You can reach our base by:

the road: on the highways from the directions Trieste, Ljubljana, Pula

by the railway: the nearest railway stations connected to different European destinations are in Koper (Slovenia) and Triest (Italy)

How to arrive in Marina Portorož see the maps.

Charter office location

The charter office is situated in the main building in the Marina Portorož on the right side after passing the ramp.

Contact phone no:

Base manager – Peter Prelovšek: 00386 41 719986

Booking mobile – Mila Andretich: 00386 51 321125

Parking information:

Parking inside the marina:

– Car: 1 hour gratis, 15 euro/day, 105 euro/week

– Car in hanger: 20 euro/day, 140 euro/weeks

Check-in procedure:

You are pleased to come in our charter office at your arrival date to do the check-in procedure.

The embarking should be done from 4 p.m. Usually we will do our best to make the check-in early asa soon possible, cause we have only few hours to appropriate clean up the boat for you.

If you arrive in Portorož earlier, we suggest you to visit some of the beautiful attractions of Portorož and Piran (see the following information about Portorož & Piran).

At the check-inyou will need to do the following:

– Submit the obligatory original documents: charter contract/ voucher, sailing licence, VHF licence, identity document

– Perform the payment for obligatory cleaning and requested extras

– Deposit the obligatory deposit, with credit card (Visa, Maestro, Mastercard) or cash; it will be returned after the check-out procedure, after the diver will check the boat, each Saturday morning.

Pear information: the boats are moored on the piers: A, B, C, D, floating pier, we will let you the exact position at check-in.

At the check-out procedure:

We would appreciate the disembarking will be done as soon as possible (latest till 8.30 a.m.) in the morning on the leaving date. Thus we have enough time to prepare the vessel for the next guest.

Additional charter base services upon request:

Transfer: upon request


Yacht supply – we can do the shopping for you! Our service is: 15% of the total value


Location: North-West coast of Istria

Position: North: 45° 30′ 19”, East: 13° 35′ 42’’

VHF: 17

Contact telephone no: 00386 5 676 12 00

Marina Portorož with a 30 year tradition is the nearest modern yacht marina to Central Europe as well. There are more than a thousand berths for vessels up to 30m length, and up to 3,8 m draft in the sea, on shore and in two hangers with water and electric supply.

Basic facilities and services in the marina:


Exchange office,

Toilets and showers,


Parking lot, rent-a-car.

Gas station: located on the small pier the marina

Bankomat (near the reception)

Restaurants, grocery store


Luxury apartments

Sport and recreation centre

Easily reached Harbor Master’s office in Piran


About Portorož & Piran

Municipality of Piran lies on the extreme north-western part of the Istrian peninsula designated as Slovenian Istria. Between the Strunjan and Portorož bays reigns the Piran peninsula, and between Portorož and Sečovlje bays there stretches a smaller peninsula called Seča. The Seča peninsula terminates in vast Sečovlje salt pans.

Municipality area: 42.7 km2

Inhabitants: 17,500 (of whom only 4,500 lives in the old Piran town core)

Coastline: 18 km

Old medieval town of Piran with its narrow streets and tightly packed houses reign already for centuries over the bay of Piran. Maritime trade and the trade with the hinterland, salt pans and the ideal climate ensured wealth and power to Piran. Tartini Square – town centre (Tartini’s birth house and monument, typical Venetian house Benečanka), 1st of May Square, Jewish Square, Vegetables market…

Eight churches (St. George Cathedral) and more than 260 m of preserved town walls from 15th century.

Gallery, maritime museum, diving museum, aquarium.

Hotels, private rooms and apartments, many excellent restaurants.

Portorož is the most important tourist centre of the Slovenian Istria with centennial tradition (it was mentioned for the first time in the 12th century).

Hotels, private rooms and apartments,

Spas, casinos and congress centers,

Tourist harbor, tourist airport (Sečovlje),

Restaurants, sport centers, entertainment.

If you stroll from Portorož through the old railway tunnel of the once Trieste – Poreč narrow gauge railway, in a very short time you reach Strunjan.

Nature reserve

Salt pans

Health spa

St. Mary Ascension pilgrimage church

Hotels, restaurants, public bath

Hinterland hides old villages to be discovered by the traveler himself.

St. Peter: old torklja – olive oil press.

Padna: protected as a whole, Božidar Jakac paintings gallery.

Nova vas: 26 m tall church tower with magnificent view over the Šavrin hills, restored old water spring source and a farmer’s house with an ethnologic collection of furniture and other objects.

We recommend to visit also the nearest attractive Istrian towns of Koper, Izola, Triest,…

Recommended restaurants: Restaurant Marina (Marina of Portorož), Restaurant Ribič (Seča), Gostilna Korte (Korte)

Recommended bars/clubs: Paprika (Portorož), Alaya club (Portorož/ Lucija – only during the summer)


Road distances

Between Portorož and other cities in Slovenia and Europe: Ljubljana 125 km, Trieste 33 km, Venice 190 km, Wien 504 km, Zagreb 252, Munchen 522 km, Roma 719 km, Dusseldorf: 1140 km

Between Portorož and nearest airports: Portorož airport (SLO): 5 km, Ljubljana Brnik (SLO): 143 km, Rijeka (CRO): 98 km, Trieste-Ronchi dei Leggionari (IT): 74 km, Venice – Marco Polo(IT): 190 km, Venice – Treviso (IT): 202 km. Pula (CRO): 92 km, Klagenfurt (AU): 249 km, Wien (AU): 508 km.


NEW! Direct line Rome (Italy) – Portorož (Slovenia). Charter flights.


Connections from/to: Beograd, Brussels, Dublin, Wien, Frankfurt, Helsinki, Kopenhagen, London, Moskva, Munchen, Pariz, Praha, Zurich, Warszaw.


Connections from/to: Bruxelles, Charleroi, Paris-Beauvais, Bremen, Koln, Hanover, Frankfurt-Hann, Dusseldorf-Weeze, Bristol, East Midlands, Leeds, London Stansted, Alghero, Brindisi, Bari, Cagliari, Palermo, Trapani, Moss (Norwey), Amsterdam (Nederlands), Praha, Nykoping (Sweden), Zurigo (Switzerland),

Venice-Marco Polo

Connections from/to: Bruxelles, Billund (Denmark), Copenhagen (Denmark), Helsinki (Finland), 21 destinations from France, 20 destinations from Italy, Riga (Lv), Oslo (Norwey), Moss (Norwey), Amsterdam (Netherlands), Stockholm (Sweden), Nykopin (Sweden), Basilea (Switzerland), Ženeva (Switzerland), Zurich (Switzerland).


Connections from/to: Zagreb airport !!!!, Oslo, London, Birmingham, Manchester, Bristorl, Amsterdam, Berlin, Zadar, Domodedovo (RUS), Moscow,

Arlanda (SE), Cologne, Paris, Ekateniburg (RUS), St. Petersburg, Kiev, Hoonah (USA), Samara (RUS), Helsinki,..

Zagreb airport

Connections from/to: Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Berlin, Bologna, Bruxelles, Budapest, Cologne, Copenhagen, Damascus, Dortmund, Dubrovnik,

Florenz, Frankfurt, Gerona, Istanbul, Kalamata, Lisboa, London, Marid, Milan, Moscow, munich, Paris, Pisa, Podgorica, Praha, Pula, Rijeka, Rome, Sarajevo, Skopje, Split, Stuttgart, Tel aviv, Vienna, Zadar, Zurich,….

Favourable prices for the fligts from Oslo, Stockholm, Göteborg, Copenhagen, Paris, Amsterdam, Brussels, London,…


Connections from/to: Koln, London, Stuttgart, Bucharest, Moscow, Tel aviv, Zagreb, Dusseldorf, Riga, Stockholm, Munster, Košice (SK), Gotteborg

Tourist office Portorož:

Address: Obala 16, 6320 Portorož, Slovenia

Tel: 00386 5 674 82 60


Border crossing point for international maritime traffic Piran:

Location: custom pier (3 miles from Marina Portorož)

Tel: 00386 5 617 91 00

Custom office:

Location: custom pier (3 miles from Marina Portorož)

Tel: 00386 5 673 12 12


Harbour master Piran:

Location: custom pier (3 miles from Marina Portorož)

SOS phone: 080 18 00

INTER MARES wishes you a nice sailing holidays, a calm sea and a good wind.

        Inter Mares Team