Zaton is a small suburb of Dubrovnik situated in picturesque cove, 8 kilometers North West of Dubrovnik. It is located on the Adriatic Highway, so it has good connections with the Dubrovnik and other places around. It got its name because it lies in beautiful cove and Croatian word for cove is “zaton”. Today it has population of around 850 inhabitants, who are mostly working in tourism, which is developed because of good position only 2 kilometers far away from sea coast. Accommodation in Zaton is available in private apartments, rooms, hotels, motels, villas and auto camps. There are many pebble and concrete beaches which are very well maintained. From the aspect of gastronomy, there are many restaurants, pizzerias and traditional taverns. If you are sports type, you can play football, walk, run or enjoy water sports. For more interesting vacation you can go on many excursions to nearby island or to National Park.