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Susak is a unique sandy island in the Primorje-Gorski Kotar county in Croatia. It is located in the Kvarner bay about 8 kilometers south-west of the island of Lošinj. Susak has about 150 permanent residents. Geology of Susak is different from other Croatian islands, and it is unique because it is mainly formed of fine yellowish sand laid on limestone rocks. Susak was first mentioned in the 9th century as Sansegus, although it was inhabited before the Christ. It was first inhabited by Illyrians and after them by the Romans. There are remains of old Roman defense tower on the highest peak of the island. In the 10th century on the island of Susak came Benedictines, who built a monastery here, which was in use until the 18th century. Susak reached its economic peak at the end of the Second World War when almost 2,000 people lived here. At that time, big winery and fish processing plant were employing many locals. In the sixties, there was a sudden major emigration of the population to the United States because of political and economic r...
...easons and because of closing of factories. Today, the trend is slowly turning thanks to tourism and tourists, so that the island is re-developing and progressing. Accommodation in Susak is offered exclusively in private family houses, in apartments, rooms and holiday homes. On the island, there are two beautiful sandy beaches and in Spjaži bay it is possible to rent various beach props. The beach is suitable for beach volleyball and water sports. The island has only 4 square km, so the best way to explore it is by foot or by bike. Besides these two sandy beaches, the island has several small bays with rocky beaches. The village has several bars, taverns, and restaurants where you can taste some of the local specialties and excellent local wines. The island is connected with daily ferry line with Mali Lošinj and by catamaran with Rijeka, so it's very accessible. We invite you to visit the island of Susak, this unique sandy island in the entire Adriatic sea and spend your vacation in peace, quiet and comfortable island climate. Search for private accommodation in Susak. Apartments, rooms and holiday homes for rent on the island of Susak. Welcome to the island of Susak!