Your oasis in the heart of Zadar

Apartments Donat

A blend of impeccable design and an unbeatable location

Pass through the door of the oldest house in the historic center of Zadar and discover Apartments Donat!

These fully equipped and modern apartments are ideal for shorter and/or longer stays in the heart of Zadar. The east side of the renovated stone house, whose story is 700 years old, overlooks the Church of St. Donatus, the cathedral of St. Anastasia as well as the remains of the Roman forum, while the west side provides a view of an old romantic street and the church and monastery of St. Francis.

By booking an apartment, you will become neighbors with world-famous attractions – the Sea organ and Greeting to the Sun.

  • Air conditioned
    Air conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
    Free Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour Check-in
    24-hour Check-in

Thoroughly enjoyable, and will be back.

The host was very friendly and knowledgeable. Apartment was so close to all the local attractions and very comfortable to stay in.

D. Morrow

Great value for a great location

The location was great, so close to everything and nice to have a parking spot. We appreciated the early check-in and recommendations on what to do and where to eat.


Great... we will definitely come back again

Our hosts were super friendly and supportive. We liked our visit very much and would definitely book Apartments Donat again. We had a great and relaxing vacation time 😃


Perfect place to stay

Katarina is very polite. She gave us perfect recommendation about tours, local restaurants, beaches... We were really enjoy with the local habit, when you can buy cake some where and bring to coffeehouse around for breakfast. The apartment is in center and close to everything. The flat is small but clean. You can cook some simple food if you want. The apartment is perfect to stay and discovery Zadar or surroundings.


A modern touch from the past


Apartments Donat are characterized by a modern design with a dose of rustic charm and the carefully selected custom-made furniture makes the apartments perfect for some carefree relaxation.

Choose one of our six accommodation units (for two people) for a pleasant stay in the center of Zadar! All units are air conditioned and feature a fully equipped kitchen with a seating area and a private bathroom with a shower cubicle.

Just like home, only better!


In Apartments Donat, guest satisfaction is our top priority. This can be confirmed by numerous satisfied guests.

Special care is paid to the cleanliness of the facility, and for easier and faster check-in/check-out we have introduced a 24-hour check-in system.

Included in the service

  • 24-hour check-in system
  • non-smoking rooms
  • free Wi-Fi
  • air conditioning
  • flat screen TV with satellite programs
  • fully equipped kitchen
  • coffee machine with capsules
  • rooms with anti-allergy bedding
  • towels and toiletries
  • baby cot on request
  • cleaning services once a week
  • free parking along the street (subject to availability)
  • luggage storage
  • organization of excursions
  • service available in the following languages: German, English, Croatian

Additional charge

  • public parking nearby
  • additional cleaning services
  • extra bed on request
  • airport shuttle service


  • excellent connection to public bus transport
  • 400 meters to the city port
  • 2 km to the main bus station
  • 10 km to the airport
  • there are many famous sights within a radius of only 200 meters: Sea organs, Greeting to the sun, Church of Our Lady of Health, Cathedral of St. Anastasia, Church of St. Donatus, Forum, Archaeological Museum
  • close proximity to other sights worth visiting
  • 100 meters to the sea
  • 1.5 km to Kolovare Beach

Important information:

The facility has a narrow spiral staircase and an elevator is not available
Pets are not allowed


All at your fingertips

Although located in the center of the city, Apartments Donat are located in a quiet neighborhood, far enough from the city bustle, yet close enough for you to join it. There are many cafés and restaurants in the immediate vicinity, where you can enjoy your morning coffee in the sun, a delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner. When night falls, head over to Varoš (downtown) or enjoy a walk along Zadar's waterfront promenade.

Thanks to its favorable geographical position and traffic connections, Zadar is an ideal starting point for day trips and discovering the surroundings.

The choice is yours, and everything is at your fingertips!


Everything you need is in the vicinity of the facility – supermarket, bakeries, pharmacy, post office, bank and ATMs

The market and fish market are only 400 meters away from the apartments, under the historic ramparts of the Zadar uprisings, where you will be greeted by a wealth of colors, smells and tastes.

Along the main promenade of “Kalelarga” you can also find several clothing and footwear shops, and for larger shopping, there are 2 shopping malls: City Galleria (1.5 km) and Supernova (5 km).


It is impossible to experience the true Mediterranean without its flavors, colors and aromas.

The old town offers a wide selection of top restaurants, picturesque taverns and bistros with local food.

If you decide on a night on the town, Varoš (downtown) has numerous bars and places to hang out until late hours of the night.


Discover the beauties of untouched nature – rocky Paklenica and Northern Velebit, the waterfalls of the Krka River and Plitvica Lakes, the Kornati stone-island labyrinth or the rapids of the Zrmanja River.

If you want to explore the islands, their hidden coves and sandy beaches, hop on board a boat in the city port which is a five minute walk from the apartments.

There are a handful of opportunities for active tourism in the Zadar vicinity and there are also attractions that guarantee an unforgettable experience for the whole family, such as the cowboy city or the largest amusement park in Croatia.


Zadar is like an outdoor museum, and due to their location, Apartments Donat are the best point to start exploring the city because all the sights are within walking distance.

There are as many as 13 museums and two theaters within the city walls (the walls are under the protection of UNESCO).

The waterfront promenade, streets, shops and churches reveal the antiquity of the city at every turn, and a touch of modernity is brought by attractions such as the Sea Organs, stone stairs that create music when in contact with the sea, and the light installation, Greeting to the Sun.

How to reach us?

Arrival in Zadar

By plane

Zadar Airport is about 10 kilometers away, or about a 20 minute drive from Apartments Donat.

They are connected by a bus line, which runs every 30 minutes after the plane lands. The bus stop is located next to the entrance (exit) of the main airport facility. The price of a one-way ticket is 25 kuna (approx. 3 €) with luggage included.

You get off at the last bus stop on Liburnska Obala, by the Lančanih vrata (chained doors). The bus stop is only 230 meters away from Apartments Donat, or about a 3-minute walk.

Pass through “Lančana vrata” (the underpass) then turn slightly to your left onto Trg tri bunara. Enter into Alessandra Paravije Street and after 120 meters turn left onto Fra Donata Fabijanića Street. The destination is on the left side.

Buses from Zadar depart from the same location an hour before the flight. The bus schedule can be found at the following link:

We can also organize a taxi transfer from / to Zadar Airport for you!

By car

If you are coming from the direction of Zagreb, after entering Zadar, follow the D8 road, Zagrebačka Street ...

If you are coming from the direction of Zagreb, after entering Zadar, follow the D8 road, Zagrebačka Street and Ante Starčevića Street to the intersection with Franje Tuđmana Street.

If you are coming from the direction of Split, after entering Zadar, follow the D8 road to the intersection with Ante Starčevića Street. Turn left and continue straight to the intersection with Franje Tuđmana Street.

From this intersection, follow the following route: Franje Tuđmana Street → turn left at Put Murvice → turn right onto Zrinsko Frankopanska Street → Obala kralja Tomislava → turn left onto Lančana vrata Street (the underpass) → Trg tri bunara → make a left onto Božidara Petranovića Street → Street Zadarskog Mira → make a left onto Ivana Tanzlingera Zanottija Street. The apartments are at the end of the street from the right side.

There is a free parking lot next to Apartments Donat, but it is not possible to reserve a parking space. In the event that parking is not available at the time of your arrival, there are several parking locations near the facility for 0.8 – 1.6 € / per hour, depending on the date of arrival.

By bus

The main bus station in Zadar is about 2 kilometers away, or about a 5 minute drive from Apartments Donat.

They are connected by bus lines 2 or 4, which run every 15 minutes. The price of a one-way ticket is 10 kuna (approx. 1.30 €) with luggage included.

Get off at the last stop on Liburnska Obala, by the Lančanih vrata (chained doors). The location is only 230 meters away, that is, there is a 3 minute walk to Apartments Donat.

Go through the Lančana vrata (chained doors) and turn slightly left into Trg tri bunara. Enter into Alessandra Paravije Street and after 120 meters turn left onto Fra Donata Fabijanića Street. The destination is on the left side.

We can organize a taxi transfer from / to the Zadar bus station for you!