Rheumatic Rehabilitation in Thalassotherapia Opatija

Rheumatic Rehabilitation Package Thalassotherapy Treatment Opatija Croatia

Thalassotherapia Opatija – one of Europe’s leading thalassotherapy treatment centres for the treatment of rheumatic diseases and heart problems with modern analytical methods, training and extensive rehabilitation program.

Thalassotherapia one of the Wellbe’s key partners in the rehabilitation of rheumatic diseases.


A modern facility with warm water swimming in warmed sea water pools and many different treatment packages for relaxation, wellness and beauty. Enjoy one of the best Opatija’s Thalassotherapy pools and relax.

  • 5 specialists working in rehabilitation of rheumatic diseases (with additional 7 in general medicine and 17 in other areas) and 10 physical therapists with over 50 years of joint experience in thalasso treatments
  • The clinic and thalassotherapy spa is located between the beautiful green mountains of Croatia and the clear blue Adriatic in Opatija, which has been a well known health resort for more than 100 years
  • Opatija is located not far from international airports; 40 km from Rijeka airport and around 98 km from Pula. Other possible routes within a 150 mile radius are Venice, Ljubljana and Zagreb.


  • Six days of thalasso therapy every week – both individually and in groups
  • Tailor-made programs for your individual needs

  • Accommodation in a single room, full board, free use of swimming pools and gym complex
  • Organization by Wellbe AB with on-site support from Wellbe Croatia. An interpreter’s assistance available.
  • Rehabilitation in a clinic on the Adriatic Sea in the Mediterranean region
  • Treatment of arthritis, fibromyalgia and inflammatory joint diseases


At Thalassotherapia you train intensively. Much more than you are used to at home. Together with our medical personnel you may work out different functions in one of the thalassotherapy pool treatments. You also get to know about your illness, lifestyle issues and more through various lectures. But overall, you should feel calm and relaxed – our Adriatic rehabilitation offer for the soul. You can enjoy good wholesome Mediterranean cuisine, social interaction, and, not least of all, sun, warmth and swimming.

Thalassotherapy spa treatment might be focused on balance, strength, flexibility, coordination, body awareness or stability depending on the diagnosis and needs.

In Thalassotherapia we offer you a customised rehabilitation program meeting expected high standards. A lot of “hands-on” interaction with our physiotherapists, nurses and occupational therapists is invested in our treatment. The daily schedule is individual and composed in consultation with you as a guest.


  • 20% of the total amount with reservation confirmation
  • Total payment two weeks before arrival
  • In case of cancellation we keep 20% of the advance payment


The offer for rheumatic or physical rehabilitation usually consists of the following:

  • Single/double room, full board in Villa Dubrava, Opatija (with tourist tax)
  • Unlimited usage of the thalasso pool with warm sea water
  • Free usage of fitness facilities
  • Free usage of gowns, as a part of hotel/room service and free towel at the pool area
  • Examination by specialists
  • 10 thalasso pool exercises and 10 exercises in the gym or outside. Note: this means 1 exercise each day (weekends not included).
  • Individual rheumatic or physical rehabilitation treatments, such as massage, magnet therapy, electric therapy, paraffin wrap therapy, laser treatments and more


It is recommended to allow minimum 14 days stay with 10 days treatment, plus free usage of Thalasso pool and gym exercises during the weekend days. Additional rehabilitation treatments or examinations are available on request and by agreement with the doctor.

In addition, there is a wellness centre, offering a wide range of face and body treatments, pedicure, manicure, massage – all with 20% discount for our guests.

Hair dressing services are available in the centre.

Thalassotherapia Opatija also offers esthetic non-invasive treatments, available at very competitive prices, upon request.


The group can organize own social programmes in the hotel’s secluded lounge which also has TV. Culinary workshops, nutritionist presentations, aromatic herb usage workshops…and other events can be organized during the group’s stay.

The hotel is open for any dietary and food requests but these must be arranged in advance of the arrival of the group.

It is possible to customize a program just for you.


Suggested trips, in cooperation with local travel agency, in the aream are the following:

  • Trip to island Krk, visit to a wine/olive oil producer

  • Tours to Istrian hill-top towns

  • Truffle hunting

  • From vineyard to wine – a visit to a wine producers or similarly to olive oil producers and/or cheese-makers

  • Visit to Pula, the old Roman town with one of the best preserved Roman amphitheaters

  • Brijuni archipelago, National park complex

  • Plitvice Lakes National park, a UNESCO Heritage centre

  • …and many more

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