Dubrovnik is well geared to receive tourists, having had a history as a holiday destination for over 100 years. A tourist infrastructure which is growing progressively each year offers a large selection of quality accommodation establishments in the city. Lovers of luxury will also find plenty of world class establishments to choose from and here is a selection of the best luxury hotels in Dubrovnik.
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This historic five-star hotel provides guests with stunning views of Dubrovnik’s medieval walls dramatically rising from the sea. Guests have their choice of 158 contemporary rooms, while the spacious suites boast living areas as well as stunning ocean views. The hotel’s shared facilities are sure to impress as they include a stone-paved bathing area, a large and luxurious spa with an indoor pool and three excellent restaurants. Couples will want to make sure that they secure one of the romantic waterside tables belonging to the Prora, while there is also a flamboyant lounge-bar to unwind in.
Grand Villa Argentina
Set in a lush terraced garden perched high above the sea, the Grand Villa Argentina started life as a private and very luxurious villa. It was converted into a hotel in the 1950s and boasts stunning sweeping views across the Adriatic and over to Dubrovnik’s old town. The town is beautifully illuminated at night and guests are treated to unforgettable views as they dine on the terrace or take a stroll through the hotel’s grounds. Guests are treated to private beach access and a large outdoor pool area to unwind at, while there are 127 guestrooms to choose from. Guests should make sure that they choose one of the Deluxe rooms in the old wing so that they can soak up the scenery from the floor to ceiling windows and take advantage of plenty of space.
Hotel Dubrovnik Palace
Luxury waterside hotel Set on Dubrovnik’s Lapad peninsular, this luxurious waterside hotel features 308 rooms with contemporary décor as well as a range of impressive amenities. Guests are treated to private access to the charming rock-and-concrete beach, while there are two outdoor swimming pools in the hotel complex as well as a huge spa and a tennis court. There are four ultra-luxurious suites to choose from in the VIP wing including the magnificent Presidential suite.
Rixos Libertas Dubrovnik
This recently renovated hotel is set on a hill and provides guests with magnificent views of the ocean and surrounding hills. The Rixos Livertas Dubrovnik takes full advantage of its stunning position and provides guests with plenty of outdoor spaces to unwind while soaking up the scenery. Guests should make sure that they secure one of the magnificent suites that can be found on the hotel’s upper floors so that they can soak up the scenery at their leisure from their private balcony, while the hotel is famous for its excellent dining opportunities.
Villa Orsula Dubrovnik
Couples who have a love for luxury are sure to be enchanted by this romantic boutique retreat. The Villa Orsula Dubrovnik is set in a stunning 1930s white stone villa and offers guests impeccable service combined with discrete luxury and inspirational sea views that sweep out towards Dubrovnik’s old town walls. There are just thirteen rooms to be found here as well as a very chic restaurant that boasts tables set on a luxurious vine-draped terrace. Guests are also treated to a secret beach where they can enjoy plenty of privacy while they soak up the sun.
Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik
Dating back to the 19th century, the Hilton Imperial is set just outside the historic and magnificent City Walls. This distinguished and very peaceful establishment offers 149 spacious rooms as well as a large and lovely leafy restaurant terrace while guests can dine in style. Pure relaxation can be found in the indoor spa with its adjoining swimming pool. The Executive rooms provide guests with plenty of space and first rate furnishings, while those who need to complete a little work are provided with a business centre.