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Valamar Argosy Hotel
Ranked #18 of 68 Hotels in Dubrovnik
Certificate of Excellence
Harrogate, United Kingdom
1 review
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“Outstanding value for money”
Reviewed 9 July 2012

Excellent value and close to Dubrovnik Old Town which can be easily reached by taking a number 6 bus. Good food and plenty of it and very high standards of cleanliness. The reception and restaurant staff were extremely helpful and always ready to go the extra mile. The evening entertainment was tasteful (excellent tenor on two evenings) and finished before eleven O'clock so those not wishing to stay up all night could go to sleep undisturbed! The quiet setting of the hotel and the low key evening entertainment make it an ideal hotel for visitors wanting a relaxing and quiet holiday. We will definitely be visiting The Argosy again

  • Stayed July 2012, travelled as a couple
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, General Manager at Valamar Argosy Hotel, responded to this review, 11 July 2012
Dear Guest,
Thank you for your most kind review on Trip advisor following your recent stay with us. I was delighted to hear that we met all your expectations and we look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Dubrovnik, hopefully very soon.
Best Regards,
Josip Konjevod-General Manager
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Reviewed 9 July 2012

This hotel is classed as 3 Star, but in our opinion should be more. Having said that, we were in a fairly basic room which could do with a bit of updating. It had an old CRT TV with a poor picture. The bathroom was clean. The hotel is pretty big and has a nice, clean airy feel. Nice pool, nice little drinks area terrace beside the bar where there is music each night (if Markos is on, you really need to hear him... brilliant). The only problem might be that if you are in one of the rooms surrounding the terrace (as we were) and want an early night or have kids, you might get annoyed... you can still hear the music until about 11. The food is really good... buffet style but excellent... I'm a veggie and there was always something nice for me. Some of the staff were very nice, but others were a bit sullen and unfriendly.
I'd stay again, but might upgrade my room.

  • Stayed June 2012, travelled as a couple
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, General Manager at Valamar Argosy Hotel, responded to this review, 11 July 2012
Dear Guest,
I would like to thank you choosing hotel Argosy for your vacation and taking time to share your opinion at Trip advisor.
Your comments are very important to us, because in this way we acquire complete picture of the quality level of our services.
We are very happy that you overall enjoyed your stay with us and to see that according your opinion we are better than 3 star.
I hope we will have honour to welcome you again in our hotel. As always, we will do our best to provide the same or even better level of service and hospitality!
Best regards,
Josip Konjevod-General Manager
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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 9 July 2012

Although the hotel is rated as a 3 stars we believe that the 4 stars is not far away. The hotel is located at the peninsula at Babin Kuk which means away from the city and yet so close. It takes only a 15 minutes drive with the bus to the old town and the bus stop is not even a 5 minutes walk from the hotel. It is cheap and it runs every 10 minutes. We had a beautiful and clean room with balcony from where we had a stunning sea view. Breakfast and dinner were excellent and the variety was very good.The staff was very friendly and helpful. The pool was big enough and there were plenty of sunbeds and parasols and bath towels available. Special thanks to Janja and Aleksander at the restaurant and to Niko at the reception desk.
With regret we had to return home after a wonderful 14 day holiday.

  • Stayed June 2012, travelled as a couple
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, General Manager at Valamar Argosy Hotel, responded to this review, 10 July 2012
Dear guests,

Thank you very much for choosing hotel Argosy for your vacation. I am delightful to read that we met all yours expectations and we are grateful for posting your experience at TripAdvisor.
I am glad that you got opportunity to use most of our facilities and that you liked it, but the fact that makes me really proud is that some of our staff members made your holiday even more enjoyable.
Janja, Niko, Aleksandar, and the rest of Argosy team, including myself of course, are looking forward to welcoming you back soon!
With best regards,
Josip Konjevod-General Manager
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Solihull
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Reviewed 5 July 2012

This hotel will hold fond memories for us. As has been reported by other guests, it isn't a new hotel but it is beautifully situated, overlooking the sea. The food was consistently good and the staff attentive. You never felt harrassed or encouraged to buy another drink. The evening entertainment was unbelievably good. Of particular note were the sunsets, eating outside, the overall cleanliness and sheer value for money. Of course, the weather is a big plus but the Argosy can't claim credit for that! The best recommendation I can make is the fact we would, without question, return there.

Room Tip: Lower level room smelt a bit damp so we were moved to one with a balcony, immediately and without qu...
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  • Stayed June 2012, travelled as a couple
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, General Manager at Valamar Argosy Hotel, responded to this review, 8 July 2012
Dear guest,
it is plesure to reading such a good review. Me and my team would like to thank you for choosing Argosy hotel for your holiday and we are glad that our staff made your vacation as pleasent as possible. There are no words we can say to express how happy and pleased we are to hear all the best from you.
Thank you for noticing our hard-working and attentive staff, we all try to do our best.
After nice words you post it we are expecting you to be our guests, in near future, I hope.
Best wishes from Dubrovnik,
Josip Konjevod-General Manager
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Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 5 July 2012

The Hotel is rated 3 stars and as much as wanted to dislike the place when I got there, it certainly is worth 3+ stars. The hotel is located away from the old town of Dubrovnik, but on the edge of the peninsula with a great view. Great place to relax and unwind. It has a great walking trail below the pool. Don't miss the sunset from the pool. The breakfast was plentiful, but I couldn't believe they would charge 27 HRk for a glass of fresh orange juice. The rooms were clean and the beds OK. Not luxurios but certainly OK. The air conditioning could be better, but there are ceiling fans in the room which help. The place is big, with lots of sections and staircases and levels and it can be confusing and you can get lost easily. When the place is full, parking is a major problem. The staff try to be helpful, but they can't create space when there is none to be had. I would certainly give it a 3+ rating overall

  • Stayed June 2012, travelled as a couple
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Thank lanny18
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, General Manager at Valamar Argosy Hotel, responded to this review, 8 July 2012
Dear Guest
Thank you for choosing Argosy hotel for your recent stay in Dubrovnik and for taking time to write review on TripAdvisor . I have read your comments about the hotel and we greatly appreciate that you took the time to write them, as our guests’ satisfaction is our main priority .
We are delighted to see you rate our 3 star hotel with 3+, which means all the effort each team member is giving is paying back.
It was a pleasure to have you as our guest. I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your collaboration and we hope to see you again soon at Argosy hotel.
Best regards,
Josip Konjevod-General Manager
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Lisbon, Portugal
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2012

This hotel has no luxuries but I liked it. The rooms were clean, the food were very good and the personal is excellent. It is a good value for your money!

  • Stayed August 2011, travelled with family
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, General Manager at Valamar Argosy Hotel, responded to this review, 8 July 2012
Dear Guest,
Thank you for choosing hotel for your stay in Dubrovnik and it makes us even more happy that you liked it and gave us such nice comment.
Hoping this won't be your only visit to Dubrovnik and hotel Argosy, we wish you all the best!
Kind regards!
Josip Konjevod-General Manager
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Reviewed 1 July 2012

We have just returned from a wonderful holiday in Dubrovnik, staying at the Hotel Argosy. The hotel is 3 star in most aspects should be 4 star. It is in an amazing location. The view from our lovely comfortable room was stunning. Staff were very friendly and helpful. The restaurant is beautifully decorated with magnificent views and the food, in quality and variety is excellent. Service in the restaurant in friendly and efficient. There was high quality musical entertainment every evening in the gardens.
When we stayed there the temperatures were very high and we appreciated the air conditioning
and the ceiling fan in our room.
The bus service to the old town is frequent and cheap and takes about 15 mins.

We would love to return to this excellent hotel

Room Tip: Ask for a sea view
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  • Stayed June 2012, travelled as a couple
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4 Thank Isabel M
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, General Manager at Valamar Argosy Hotel, responded to this review, 2 July 2012
Dear Guest
Thank you for taking the time to share your impressions this with other travelers; it really is appreciated.
It’s always a pleasure to read such a nice review. Our aim is to continually offer a great service experience to all our guests and I was therefore pleased to hear that you appear to have received this during your time with us.

We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Dubrovnik.
Best regards,

Josip Konjevod-General Manager
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Property: Valamar Argosy Hotel
Address: Iva Dulcica 140 | Babin Kuk, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
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Region: Croatia > Dalmatia > Dubrovnik-Neretva County > Dubrovnik
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Dubrovnik
#17 Luxury Hotel in Dubrovnik
#19 Romantic Hotel in Dubrovnik
#20 Family Hotel in Dubrovnik
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £££
Hotel Class:4 star — Valamar Argosy Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 308
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Romantic garden paradise in Dubrovnik's green oasis Set in the picturesque and peaceful Babin Kuk peninsula, the Valamar Argosy Hotel welcomes you as a newly refurbished and upgraded 4* hotel. Its stunning landscaped gardens, stylish rooms, infinity pool and wellbeing area, all set the scene for an ideal relaxing and romantic getaway. With the old town of Dubrovnik just 15 minutes away and a selection of beaches at your fingertips, you can mix and match the activities you love to create your own unforgettable Croatian holiday. ... more   less 
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