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Valamar Dubrovnik President Hotel
Ranked #8 of 68 Hotels in Dubrovnik
Certificate of Excellence
Aldershot, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
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Reviewed 1 October 2013

A friendly greeting and quick check in with no language barrier ment we could quickly get to the restaurant for a late evening meal after a delay at Gatwick.
Waking in the morning and opening the curtains we were greeted by the fantastic vista across the sea to the Kolocep island. With glass sliding doors that opened onto a large patio with table and chairs and no room below us although we where on the third floor. We watched amazing sunsets each evening from here. Also the main route for cruise ships and boats of all types passing to the main harbour.
The beach was clean blue flag but pebbles so bring beach shoes,plenty of sun loungers and towels available. Small beachside bar serving good snacks.

Our room was number 303 to the left of the central lift system, more a mini cable car on wheels. The room was near the end of a long corridor, very peaceful location. Plenty of storage space for clothing, large bed with canopy. Mini bar with reasonable prices. No tea or coffee in room.Room was clean and airy. They are advertising that the hotel is to be upgraded to 5 star with improvements during the winter months. I hope the bathrooms are upgraded as definitely not 4 star at present, very high sided baths with a hand shower.
Good wifi coverage through out hotel FOC.

Main restaurant is on the 6 floor very clean and with a large outside terrace weather providing overlooking the sea.
Good selection of food available buffet style for breakfast and evening meal. From meat eaters to vegetarians most tastes catered for, also a good desert selection.
The house wine is good value at 99 kuna a bottle.
Staff worked hard to ensure guests were looked after.
One point you can make a pot of tea at breakfast yourself but have to wait for coffee to be served to you.
Opposite the restaurant is the bar which serves reasonably priced drinks. Low key entertainment is held here in the evening aimed at more elderly guests, hence not that many people around after dinner.
Reception staff very good and helpful.

Purchased the Dubrovnik card for seven days, this includes 20 bus journeys, 7 museums and walking the old town walls. The no 6 bus is outside the hotel and runs every 10_15 minutes until approx 1 am. It takes about 15 minutes to the gates of the old town from the hotel.
The old town is a mesmerising experience, if nothing else you must walk the walls approx 2 kilometres, the sites take you back in time and history. In the evening the town would come alive with the sound of jazz musicians playing outside various bars. Did not think we would enjoy this style of music but the location and atmosphere draws you in.

We booked a three island trip at the old harbour, great day out with food and drink provided, A much cheaper option than that offered by the holiday rep.

Spend half a day plus at Lokrum island just across the bay from the old Harbour, walk to the top and take in the stunning views of the old town. Watch out for the peacocks if eating in the restaurant, saw one take a pizza from someone's plate.

Another good trip from the harbour is to visit Cavat a pretty village with easy walking around its two peninsulas.

We had one wet day and visited the small museums in the old town with the Dubrovnik card, gives a good insight into the history of the area.







A friendly greeting and quick check in with no language barrier ment we could quickly get to the restaurant for a late evening meal after a delay at Gatwick.
Waking in the morning and opening the curtains we were greeted by the fantastic vista across the sea to the Kolocep island. With glass sliding doors that opened onto a large patio with table and chairs and no room below us although we where on the third floor. We watched amazing sunsets each evening from here. Also the main route for cruise ships and boats of all types passing to the main harbour.
The beach was clean blue flag but pebbles so bring beach shoes,plenty of sun loungers and towels available. Small beachside bar serving good snacks.

Our room was number 303 to the left of the central lift system, more a mini cable car on wheels. The room was near the end of a long corridor, very peaceful location. Plenty of storage space for clothing, large bed with canopy. Mini bar with reasonable prices. No tea or coffee in room.Room was clean and airy. They are advertising that the hotel is to be upgraded to 5 star with improvements during the winter months. I hope the bathrooms are upgraded as definitely not 4 star at present, very high sided baths with a hand shower.
Good wifi coverage through out hotel FOC.

Main restaurant is on the 6 floor very clean and with a large outside terrace weather providing overlooking the sea.
Good selection of food available buffet style for breakfast and evening meal. From meat eaters to vegetarians most tastes catered for, also a good desert selection.
The house wine is good value at 99 kuna a bottle.
Staff worked hard to ensure guests were looked after.
One point you can make a pot of tea at breakfast yourself but have to wait for coffee to be served to you.
Opposite the restaurant is the bar which serves reasonably priced drinks. Low key entertainment is held here in the evening aimed at more elderly guests, hence not that many people around after dinner.
Reception staff very good and helpful.

Purchased the Dubrovnik card for seven days, this includes 20 bus journeys, 7 museums and walking the old town walls. The no 6 bus is outside the hotel and runs every 10_15 minutes until approx 1 am. It takes about 15 minutes to the gates of the old town from the hotel.
The old town is a mesmerising experience, if nothing else you must walk the walls approx 2 kilometres, the sites take you back in time and history. In the evening the town would come alive with the sound of jazz musicians playing outside various bars. Did not think we would enjoy this style of music but the location and atmosphere draws you in.

We booked a three island trip at the old harbour, great day out with food and drink provided, A much cheaper option than that offered by the holiday rep.

Spend half a day plus at Lokrum island just across the bay from the old Harbour, walk to the top and take in the stunning views of the old town. Watch out for the peacocks if eating in the restaurant, saw one take a pizza from someone's plate.

Another good trip from the harbour is to visit Cavat a pretty village with easy walking around its two peninsulas.

We had one wet day and visited the small museums in the old town with the Dubrovnik card, gives a good insight into the history of the area.












A friendly greeting and quick check in with no language barrier ment we could quickly get to the restaurant for a late evening meal after a delay at Gatwick.
Waking in the morning and opening the curtains we were greeted by the fantastic vista across the sea to the Kolocep island. With glass sliding doors that opened onto a large patio with table and chairs and no room below us although we where on the third floor. We watched amazing sunsets each evening from here. Also the main route for cruise ships and boats of all types passing to the main harbour.
The beach was clean blue flag but pebbles so bring beach shoes,plenty of sun loungers and towels available. Small beachside bar serving good snacks.

Our room was number 303 to the left of the central lift system, more a mini cable car on wheels. The room was near the end of a long corridor, very peaceful location. Plenty of storage space for clothing, large bed with canopy. Mini bar with reasonable prices. No tea or coffee in room.Room was clean and airy. They are advertising that the hotel is to be upgraded to 5 star with improvements during the winter months. I hope the bathrooms are upgraded as definitely not 4 star at present, very high sided baths with a hand shower.
Good wifi coverage through out hotel FOC.

Main restaurant is on the 6 floor very clean and with a large outside terrace weather providing overlooking the sea.
Good selection of food available buffet style for breakfast and evening meal. From meat eaters to vegetarians most tastes catered for, also a good desert selection.
The house wine is good value at 99 kuna a bottle.
Staff worked hard to ensure guests were looked after.
One point you can make a pot of tea at breakfast yourself but have to wait for coffee to be served to you.
Opposite the restaurant is the bar which serves reasonably priced drinks. Low key entertainment is held here in the evening aimed at more elderly guests, hence not that many people around after dinner.
Reception staff very good and helpful.

Purchased the Dubrovnik card for seven days, this includes 20 bus journeys, 7 museums and walking the old town walls. The no 6 bus is outside the hotel and runs every 10_15 minutes until approx 1 am. It takes about 15 minutes to the gates of the old town from the hotel.
The old town is a mesmerising experience, if nothing else you must walk the walls approx 2 kilometres, the sites take you back in time and history. In the evening the town would come alive with the sound of jazz musicians playing outside various bars. Did not think we would enjoy this style of music but the location and atmosphere draws you in.

We booked a three island trip at the old harbour, great day out with food and drink provided, A much cheaper option than that offered by the holiday rep.

Spend half a day plus at Lokrum island just across the bay from the old Harbour, walk to the top and take in the stunning views of the old town. Watch out for the peacocks if eating in the restaurant, saw one take a pizza from someone's plate.

Another good trip from the harbour is to visit Cavat a pretty village with easy walking around its two peninsulas.

We had one wet day and visited the small museums in the old town with the Dubrovnik card, gives a good insight into the history of the area.












A friendly greeting and quick check in with no language barrier ment we could quickly get to the restaurant for a late evening meal after a delay at Gatwick.
Waking in the morning and opening the curtains we were greeted by the fantastic vista across the sea to the Kolocep island. With glass sliding doors that opened onto a large patio with table and chairs and no room below us although we where on the third floor. We watched amazing sunsets each evening from here. Also the main route for cruise ships and boats of all types passing to the main harbour.
The beach was clean blue flag but pebbles so bring beach shoes,plenty of sun loungers and towels available. Small beachside bar serving good snacks.

Our room was number 303 to the left of the central lift system, more a mini cable car on wheels. The room was near the end of a long corridor, very peaceful location. Plenty of storage space for clothing, large bed with canopy. Mini bar with reasonable prices. No tea or coffee in room.Room was clean and airy. They are advertising that the hotel is to be upgraded to 5 star with improvements during the winter months. I hope the bathrooms are upgraded as definitely not 4 star at present, very high sided baths with a hand shower.
Good wifi coverage through out hotel FOC.

Main restaurant is on the 6 floor very clean and with a large outside terrace weather providing overlooking the sea.
Good selection of food available buffet style for breakfast and evening meal. From meat eaters to vegetarians most tastes catered for, also a good desert selection.
The house wine is good value at 99 kuna a bottle.
Staff worked hard to ensure guests were looked after.
One point you can make a pot of tea at breakfast yourself but have to wait for coffee to be served to you.
Opposite the restaurant is the bar which serves reasonably priced drinks. Low key entertainment is held here in the evening aimed at more elderly guests, hence not that many people around after dinner.
Reception staff very good and helpful.

Purchased the Dubrovnik card for seven days, this includes 20 bus journeys, 7 museums and walking the old town walls. The no 6 bus is outside the hotel and runs every 10_15 minutes until approx 1 am. It takes about 15 minutes to the gates of the old town from the hotel.
The old town is a mesmerising experience, if nothing else you must walk the walls approx 2 kilometres, the sites take you back in time and history. In the evening the town would come alive with the sound of jazz musicians playing outside various bars. Did not think we would enjoy this style of music but the location and atmosphere draws you in.

We booked a three island trip at the old harbour, great day out with food and drink provided, A much cheaper option than that offered by the holiday rep.

Spend half a day plus at Lokrum island just across the bay from the old Harbour, walk to the top and take in the stunning views of the old town. Watch out for the peacocks if eating in the restaurant, saw one take a pizza from someone's plate.

Another good trip from the harbour is to visit Cavat a pretty village with easy walking around its two peninsulas.

We had one wet day and visited the small museums in the old town with the Dubrovnik card, gives a good insight into the history of the area.











A friendly greeting and quick check in with no language barrier ment we could quickly get to the restaurant for a late evening meal after a delay at Gatwick.
Waking in the morning and opening the curtains we were greeted by the fantastic vista across the sea to the Kolocep island. With glass sliding doors that opened onto a large patio with table and chairs and no room below us although we where on the third floor. We watched amazing sunsets each evening from here. Also the main route for cruise ships and boats of all types passing to the main harbour.
The beach was clean blue flag but pebbles so bring beach shoes,plenty of sun loungers and towels available. Small beachside bar serving good snacks.

Our room was number 303 to the left of the central lift system, more a mini cable car on wheels. The room was near the end of a long corridor, very peaceful location. Plenty of storage space for clothing, large bed with canopy. Mini bar with reasonable prices. No tea or coffee in room.Room was clean and airy. They are advertising that the hotel is to be upgraded to 5 star with improvements during the winter months. I hope the bathrooms are upgraded as definitely not 4 star at present, very high sided baths with a hand shower.
Good wifi coverage through out hotel FOC.

Main restaurant is on the 6 floor very clean and with a large outside terrace weather providing overlooking the sea.
Good selection of food available buffet style for breakfast and evening meal. From meat eaters to vegetarians most tastes catered for, also a good desert selection.
The house wine is good value at 99 kuna a bottle.
Staff worked hard to ensure guests were looked after.
One point you can make a pot of tea at breakfast yourself but have to wait for coffee to be served to you.
Opposite the restaurant is the bar which serves reasonably priced drinks. Low key entertainment is held here in the evening aimed at more elderly guests, hence not that many people around after dinner.
Reception staff very good and helpful.

Purchased the Dubrovnik card for seven days, this includes 20 bus journeys, 7 museums and walking the old town walls. The no 6 bus is outside the hotel and runs every 10_15 minutes until approx 1 am. It takes about 15 minutes to the gates of the old town from the hotel.
The old town is a mesmerising experience, if nothing else you must walk the walls approx 2 kilometres, the sites take you back in time and history. In the evening the town would come alive with the sound of jazz musicians playing outside various bars. Did not think we would enjoy this style of music but the location and atmosphere draws you in.

We booked a three island trip at the old harbour, great day out with food and drink provided, A much cheaper option than that offered by the holiday rep.

Spend half a day plus at Lokrum island just across the bay from the old Harbour, walk to the top and take in the stunning views of the old town. Watch out for the peacocks if eating in the restaurant, saw one take a pizza from someone's plate.

Another good trip from the harbour is to visit Cavat a pretty village with easy walking around its two peninsulas.

We had one wet day and visited the small museums in the old town with the Dubrovnik card, gives a good insight into the history of the area.











A friendly greeting and quick check in with no language barrier meant we could quickly get to the restaurant for a late evening meal after a delay at Gatwick.
Waking in the morning and opening the curtains we were greeted by the fantastic vista across the sea to the Kolocep island. With glass sliding doors that opened onto a large patio with table and chairs and no room below us although we where on the third floor. We watched the amazing sunsets each evening from there. Also the main route for cruise ships and boats of all types passing to the main harbour.
The beach was clean blue flag but pebbles so bring beach shoes plenty of sun loungers and towels available. Small beachside bar serving good snacks.

Our room was number 303 to the left of the central lift system, more a mini cable car on wheels. The room was near the end of a long corridor, very peaceful location. Plenty of storage space for clothing , large bed with canopy. Mini bar with reasonable prices. No tea or coffee in room. Room was clean and airy. They are advertising that the hotel is to be upgraded to 5 star with improvements during the winter months. I hope the bathrooms are upgraded as definitely not 4 star at present, very high sided baths with a hand shower. Good wifi coverage through out hotel FOC.

Main restaurant is on the 6th floor very clean and with a large outside terrace weather providing overlooking the sea.
Good selection of food available buffet style for breakfast and evening meal. From meat eaters to vegetarians most tastes catered for, also a good desert selection.
The house wine is good value at 99kuna a bottle.
Staff worked hard to ensure guests were looked after.
One point you can make a pot of tea at breakfast yourself but have to wait for coffee to be served to you.
Opposite the restaurant is the bar which serves reasonably priced drinks. Low key entertainment is held here in the evening aimed at more elderly guests, hence not that many people around after dinner.
Reception staff very good and helpful.

Purchased the Dubrovnik card for seven days, this includes 20 bus journeys, 7 museums and walking the old town walls. The no 6 is outside the hotel and runs every 10 to 15 minutes until approx 1am. It takes about 15 minutes to the gates of the old town from the hotel.
The old town is a mesmerising experience. if nothing else you must walk the walls approx 2 kilometres, the sites take you back in time and history. In the evening the town would come Alive with the sound of jazz musicians playing outside various bars. Did not think we would enjoy this style of music but the location and atmosphere draws you in.

We booked a three island trip at the old harbour, great day out with food and drink provided, a much cheaper option than that offered by the holiday rep.

Spend half a day plus at Lockrum island just across the bay from the old harbour,walk to the top and take in the views of the old town. Watch out for peacocks if eating in the restaurant, saw one take a pizza from someone's plate.

Another good trip from the harbour is to visit Cavat a pretty village with easy walking around it's two peninsula's.
We had one wet day and we visited the small museums in the old town with the Dubrovnik card, gives a good insight into the history of the area.

We walked from the hotel past the small copa cabana bay to the the new harbour then on to the old town, took approx 2 hours with a stop for coffee.

This is one for your wish list would recommend the hotel and town of Dubrovnik to all.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 29 September 2013

Overall, this hotel was above average. The property is well kept, and the area that the hotel is located is safe. The staff was very helpful. My only negative experience was having an air conditioner that was extremely noisy, and my bathroom had a puddle of water on the floor when I ran the shower. There are several Valamar Hotels, and this particular hotel (President) is going to be under renovation, so hopefully these issues will not occur again. The food was good in the main restaurant of the hotel, but there are several fabulous restaurants near the hotel, and the walk is very nice. The water was clear blue and cold, so it was refreshing! I suggest wearing water shoes, as it is very rocky and can be slippery. Beach chairs are available in three different sections. My favorite spot was in the cove area. If you are an active walker, Old Town (Grad) is a "must see" and it is about a 1.5 hour walk from this hotel.

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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 29 September 2013

I just got back from a 5 day stay at Valamar Dubrovnik President Hotel. The location was fantastic and the beach is gorgeous. There is a private little cove that is romantic and a very long stretch of beach that is absolutely beautiful. The view is fantastic and the balconies overlooking the wonderful make a fantastic sunset. The staff is very friendly and helpful. I would easily have given them 5 stars, however, my bathroom wall was in very much need of cleaning which never happened. I can say the room was vacuum and dusted daily, but a small amount of attention to bathroom cleanliness kept me at a 4 star review. The hotel is located about 7 miles from Old Town, which my friend and I walked to as a 1 day trip. There is also a bus stop at the hotel, which makes getting around town very easy. But, it is also attached to a trail along the ocean with several restaurants (our favorite in this order were More, Lavarant, La Castile). We had the buffet breakfast included and we both thought the choices and food were very good.

Room Tip: The elevator is a bit slow so we did the stairs. We were on the 3rd floor which was convenient to...
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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 22 September 2013

Hotel has excellent view specially from the restaurant, good food selection, checkin was ok but a long wait to get the elevator. Walking to the room is not the most convenient because of the design and locations of the rooms.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 22 September 2013

We had a week's holiday at the President in July, we had read previous reviews and were hoping for a high floor room with beach views from the balcony, so when we arrived and were given room 215, on the left hand side of the lift, which had no view when sitting down on the balcony, as the roof of each room is covered in grass and high palms etc, I was disappointed. But I soon realised how quiet and peaceful this end of the hotel was. I had the best 7 nights sleep that I have ever had in a hotel! Also when you stood up you had a lovely view of the Elphati Islands.
The hotel is about 4 miles away from the walled city of Dubrovnik, but this is no problem as the bus is just outside so you can have the best of both worlds. Relaxing, quiet area or vibrant city. We ate in the restaurant area on four evenings, the buffet style meal at 20 euros each was excellent, just the fact that there were hardly any people there made it seem flat with no atmosphere. There were 3 lady chefs there cooking fresh pasta, desserts, fish all to order, a shame that it's not used more, we assumed people were eating in the old town. Breakfast was quite the extreme. both inside and the balcony outside was full. Wonderful choice of hot and cold food and fruit piled high. Very pleasant staff too.
Another plus for the President is it's location onto it's own private beach. This, and it's views secured our choosing it as our choice of hotel. The sunbeds were of good quality and more plentiful than any hotel that I have ever stayed at, whatever time you arrived at the beach. The beach is made of pebbles and it's a bit rocky to get down into the sea so beach shoes are a must. The sea is clear and beautiful.
There is also an indoor pool and Jacuzzi with a sunbathing terrace on the 5th floor. We didn't use this as the weather was so good. All sunbeds and towels are free of charge. We were even allowed to take their towels on a 3 island cruise day when we were picked up outside the hotel jetty by an independent company!
The evening entertainment is virtually non existant, one evening a pianist in the lounge bar and on the last night a group of Croatian men singing on the lounge terrace, which we enjoyed. I know they said that they enjoyed a "quiet policy" there by 11pm, which is fine but we did think that if they supplied some tastefull entertainment every evening then it would stop the mass exodus down to the town after 6.30pm!
All in all, a lovely relaxing place today and we would return there.

Room Tip: All rooms face the sea so they are all sunny but left sided rooms are quietest
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  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 22 September 2013

We stayed at the Valamar Dubrovnik President for 4 nights for our honeymoon. We chose the hotel after a lot of research, based on the good reviews and the reputation of Valamar resorts in the area.

I will start by saying that we loved Dubrovnik and that we did have a wonderful honeymoon. The hotel has great transport links to the old town using the number 6 bus. The city itself has so much to offer. We would recommend the sunset kayaking trip, although it was hard work, and renting a small motor boat from nearby Cavat. We booked both through Adventure Dubrovnik prior to our trip. The views of the city from the sea are fantastic! We also loved to choice of bars and restaurants in the city and found the prices to be largely in line with British prices. All of the service that we received during our stay was good. We would recommend Dubrovnik to anyone and hope to return to Croatia again.

Our view of the hotel was less positive.

Rooms: Well kept and clean, but very small (infact our room reminded us of a cabin on a cruise ship). Good hanging space in the wardrobe and lots of local/hotel information provided. We are a young couple, both in our 20s, and found the shower/bath a concern. You had to climb into the high bath to shower and it was very difficult. For older customers this could be a problem. Lovely sea views from the spacious terrace.

Grounds: Again, amazing sea views - the main asset to this hotel. We used the beach area for relaxation. We loved the views and watching the coming and goings of boats to the harbour, but found the area to be littered with cigarette ends, the concrete on the ground to be broken and uneven, and the sunbeds to be very uncomfortable. We sunbathed near the harbour - not the most attractive area, just needs a bit of TLC to make the most of it.

Food: Excellent choice of food at breakfast time. Really one of the best international buffet breakfasts that we have experienced. Service of staff was very good. We ate in the a la carte restaurant one night as part of our package. The food and service here was good, but the choice was very limited. I don't think I would recommend eating here unless you have a meal included. We found the choice and value in the old town to be too good to miss, and of course the buzzing atmosphere is better than staying in the hotel which was quiet at night.

Spa: We had a couples massage as part of our package which was very nice. The spa felt high-end. A lovely place to relax if that is your thing.

Staff: We found the staff to be very helpful throughout the hotel .They seemed happy in their jobs which I feel says a lot. The reception and guest services staff were particularly helpful. We ordered taxis for our airport transfers through them prior to our stay, and they helped us during our stay in organising transport to nearby Cavat for our boat rental.

Overall: We understand that the hotel is due to have a renovation next year. We feel that this could solve many of the issues that we found during our stay. On balance our overall opinion of the hotel was that it is overpriced at present. For a 4* hotel at such a high price we would have expected some touches of luxury. The hotel was 'fine' but certainly not 'special' as we hoped for our honeymoon. We cannot help feeling disappointed. We have definitely stayed in better.

Room Tip: Wait until the renovation has been completed!
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  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Gold Coast, Australia
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Reviewed 21 September 2013

The hotel room was spacious and welcoming. The view from the balcony and living room was picturesque, how exciting to see the large cruise ships pass by. The staff were very pleasant as
we were greeted at breakfast and dinner. The buffet restaurant was well catered offering a great range to choose from. I liked how everything was cooked fresh and presentation was very appetizing and we were left to enjoy our meals without interruption. Lots of people were drawn to the beach with the clean and inviting water and plenty of lounges available to soak up the sun. It was very convenient to grab a clean fresh towel from down there and return when finished. The Manager-Belinda was pleasant and friendly ensuring we were comfortable and presented helpful ideas of what Dubrovnik has to offer to make our holiday complete. Anna at the hospitality desk always had a smile and was very informative on the attractions and transport. Jumping on a bus just outside the hotel made travelling easier. This was a stay to remember.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with family
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Property: Valamar Dubrovnik President Hotel
Address: Iva Dulcica 142 | Babin kuk Complex, 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 Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Dubrovnik
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Dubrovnik
#7 Spa Hotel in Dubrovnik
#8 Luxury Hotel in Dubrovnik
#9 Romantic Hotel in Dubrovnik
#15 Family Hotel in Dubrovnik
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £££
Hotel Class:5 star — Valamar Dubrovnik President Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 292
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This exquisite hotel has undergone an extensive renovation to provide you with the ultimate Dubrovnik experience. Unique beachfront location on the tip of the green Babin Kuk peninsula, only few minutes from the enchanting Old Town of Dubrovnik, provides its guests not only with spectacular views, but also with an unparalleled feeling of unity with nature and the crystal blue sea from every corner of the hotel. Whether you're looking for a romantic retreat or a place for true indulgence, you'll love the brand new look and feel great in Valamar's first five star hotel. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
President Hotel Dubrovnik
Hotel Dubrovnik President
Dubrovnik Hotel President
Hotel President Dubrovnik

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