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Mare Nostrum
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Sveti Petar
Reviewed 28 June 2010

family run hotel with about 20 rooms located between major road with heavy traffic and a very narrow pebble beach. all rooms with balcony and (partial) sea view. Rooms are very small with only basic furniture but dozens of mosquitos. A/C didn't work and no fridge to chill drinks or snacks.
Breakfast buffet was also very basic and you need to be there early to have any choices.
This hotels was one of the cheaper ones in the area but this part of Croatia's coast isn't really worth a stoppover.

  • Stayed: June 2010, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Oeddel2
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Reviewed 6 June 2010

We just "happened" upon this hotel after a full day of driving and sightseeing and boy were we lucky! We were greeted warmly at this small hotel right on the sea and spent a quiet evening on the terrace overlooking the blue, blue water. The owners (family owned) went out of their way several times for us. They were always helpful and gracious. The breakfast buffet was a nice addition to a terrific accomodation. For us, this was all a wonderful surprise package wrapped up with a pretty bow. We would definitely return!

  • Stayed: May 2010, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 25 October 2009

About 25 minutes bus from Zadar bus station. If arriving by bus make sure you ask driver to drop you at the bus stop just as you come into Sveti Peter. Then it’s about a 5 minute walk to hotel but there is a lack of footpath along the main road.
10 minutes from Zadar airport by taxi. Around 2000 Kn.

Hotel rooms are very clean with balcony. Staff are very friendly and helpful.

Breakfast is very good. Choice of cereals, yogurt, fruit, juices, tea and coffee, bread rolls, toast, jams, boiled eggs and chocolate croissants.
Main meals are of a good standard and reasonably priced (even with the Pound Sterling as it is) working on a rate of £1 – Kn8

The Mare Nostrum is great if you want to get away from it all and relax.
Hotel is very well situated on the waters edge 5 metres from the decking area of the hotel.

The sea is great (but not for toddlers) and is pebbly but water still warm in September.

Great to have a drink and watch the sunset go down.

Apart from the hotel for meals there is a restaurant over the road (closed when we were there) and found a small pizzeria restaurant near the bus stop towards Zadar. The only other place I found was a very small local bar/cafe a 2 minute walk away. For nightlife the best bet would be either bus/taxi to Zadar or the closer resort of Biograd which is about 10 minutes by bus. There are a lot of bars and restaurants there.

  • Stayed: September 2009, travelled as a couple
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3  Thank 19zico67
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Reviewed 9 August 2009

This is a wonderful, welcoming hotel. The staff are brilliant. With only the hotels terrace between you and the sea, it's great for a refreshing dip or sitting enjoying a drink and the view.

  • Stayed: June 2009, travelled as a couple
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2  Thank Leolin
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Reviewed 27 July 2009

The Mare Nostrum Hotel is an excellent choice for anyone staying in Zadar. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. There was a good choice of food for breakfast. The location was ideal for us as we had a hire car. It is only a 15 minute drive to Zadar where it is easy to find cheap parking right in the town centre. The hotel itself has free parking. The view from the hotel is stunning.

To anyone travelling to Zadar, it is a lovely town with plenty of culture and good restaurants, cafes and bars. As we had a car we travelled to the sandy beach at Nin. I would recommend this beach to anyone visiting the area.

  • Stayed: July 2009, travelled as a couple
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2  Thank SuzMcK
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Reviewed 17 July 2009

The rooms are clean and airconditioned.
Buffet breakfast with large choice.
Dinner (half-board) good value for money and also 'à la carte' possible
Staff is very friendly.

  • Stayed: July 2009, travelled with family
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2  Thank prika-team
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Reviewed 5 July 2009

Excelent location, excelent service, very good value

  • Stayed: June 2009, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank bzoltan
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Additional Information about Mare Nostrum

Address: Sv .Petar 375b | 23207 Sv.Filip i Jakov, Sveti Petar 23207, Croatia
Region: Croatia > Dalmatia > Zadar County > Sveti Petar
Amenities:
Free Parking Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Sveti Petar
Price Range: £63 - £447 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mare Nostrum 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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