Marina Zaton, Šibenik

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Marina Zaton is a small, quiet marina in northern Dalmatia, near Šibenik. It is situated at the western end of Zaton Bay. 

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      Šibenik, Croatia

      Marina Zaton is a small, quiet marina in northern Dalmatia, near Šibenik. It is situated at the western end of Zaton Bay. This peaceful marina is perfect for starting day trips to nearby natural attractions and national parks. The marina offers around 30 berths with mooring lines, electricity, and water supply. Curved breakwaters run parallel to the shore, ensuring calm waters for docking. A large, free parking lot is available between the restaurant and the harbor basin. Entering Marina Zaton is easy and straightforward,

      providing a quiet and relaxing experience for boaters. The marina is mainly for permanent mooring but also welcomes guest boats for short stays of one or two nights. The nearest fuel station is in the port of Šibenik. Marina Zaton is a great spot for boaters who want to enjoy the natural beauty of northern Dalmatia and explore the surrounding islands and national parks. The marina's serene environment and functional facilities ensure a pleasant and comfortable stay for all visitors.

      Amenities and facilities

      Equipment and Services

      • Electricity hook-up
      • Water hook-up

      Sanitary Premises

      • Sanitary facilities
      • Showers

      Additional Content

      • Parking
      • Restaurant

      About Šibenik

      Šibenik is a beautiful Renaissance city in Croatia, known for its rich history and cultural heritage. It sits in a protected natural harbor at the mouth of the Krka River, close to the Kornati islands. This location has made Šibenik an important maritime, trade, and economic center for centuries. The city is situated between two larger Croatian cities, Split and Zadar, making it easily accessible via A1 motorway.

      Šibenik is the oldest Croatian town on the Adriatic coast, founded by Croatians. The St. Ante Channel connects its harbor to the open sea, further enhancing its maritime significance. In the 15th and 16th centuries, it was a hub for Croatian humanities and Renaissance art, attracting famous writers, sculptors, and builders. One of the city's most famous landmarks is the Cathedral of St. James, designed by the renowned architect Juraj Dalmatinac. This UNESCO World Heritage site took over a hundred years to build and stands as a testament to the dedication and faith of many generations. Another notable monument in Šibenik is dedicated to Petar Krešimir IV, a significant Croatian king from the 11th century.

      The Šibenik Riviera, with its 249 islands, islets, and reefs, offers stunning landscapes, though only a few are inhabited. The region's national parks and cultural monuments make it a jewel of northern Dalmatia. Visitors can enjoy various cultural events like the International Children's Festival, Šibenik Cultural Summer, and Evenings of Dalmatian Chanson, which have become summer traditions. While in Šibenik, be sure to visit local restaurants on the island of Murter for seafood specialties and explore the famous wine cellars in the nearby ethnic villages. For those seeking nightlife, the disco clubs Aurora in Primošten and Hacienda in Vodice are perfect for all-night entertainment.

      Frequently asked questions

      Where is Marina Zaton located?

      Marina Zaton is located in northern Dalmatia, at the western end of Zaton bay, where the Krka River flows into the Adriatic Sea.

      How many berths are available at Marina Zaton?

      The marina offers about 30 berths with mooring lines, electricity, and water supply.

      Is the marina suitable for short stays?

      Yes, while it is primarily built for permanent mooring and charter fleets, Marina Zaton also welcomes guest boats for short stays of one or two nights.

      Is there parking available at Marina Zaton?

      Yes, there is a large parking lot between the restaurant and the harbor basin that offers free parking.

      Where is the nearest fueling station?

      The nearest fueling station is located in the port of Šibenik.

      Are there dining options at Marina Zaton?

      Yes, the marina has a restaurant on the premises with seating for up to 150 people and a covered terrace with a beautiful view of the bay. There are also other restaurants and bars in the center of Zaton.

      Nearby marinas

      Marina Zaton is situated among several neighbouring marinas in Šibenik and the rest of Šibenik Region. Each marina is offering excellent amenities and services for sailors keen on discovering Dalmatian captivating coastline and islands.