We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hotel Valamar Sanfior

Booking.comUS$125*
View Deal
#1 of 13 Hotels in Rabac
Certificate of Excellence
05/06/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Professional photos
Hotel Valamar Sanfior
View Map
{"widget":{"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

356 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 95: English reviews
Start your review of Hotel Valamar Sanfior
 Click to rate
Zagreb, Croatia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is difficult to give bad review to such a lovely place and staff and cuisine but there is one thing that is simply unforgivable. I am always happy to go to any Valamar hotel and I will return but I really hope that things like AC will be fixed. So.. here's the thing. Apparently whole hotel is on one...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Tuna6
Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the effort and posting your comment on Tripadvisor. Your comments are of tremendous importance to us, because in this way we acquire complete picture of the quality level of our services, and they provide us with objectives and directions towards continual improvements. Please accept my apologies for the inconvenience with air-conditioning. We...

Slovenia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent 2 nights there with my boyfriend and we were both very satisfied with the accomodation. The staff is very friendly, the food is delicios, saunas are very romantic and the beach is very nice. We recommend it!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank claire c
Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Claire, On behalf of all our Valamar Sanfior team, I would like to thank you for staying at Valamar Sanfior Hotel and for all your kind words. We are proud of our devoted team as they are the ones who make your experience memorable. It will be our pleasure to see you again in Rabac! Warm regards, Zoran Rajković...

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Due to its position on the peninsula, the sea is everywhere (almost). So, you would expect perfection everywhere. And you get it - almost everywhere. And the overall rating is almost excellent:-) (Food was excellent)

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Dubravka M
Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Dubravka, thank you for taking the time to write a review on Valamar Sanfior Hotel and for noting our wonderful sea view, as well as the position of the hotel. We are particularly proud of our cuisine, which is changing on the daily basis and consists of seafood, fresh fish and squids, meat, vegetables, pastas, risottos, salads, soups, pizzas,...

Reviewed 28 February 2017

We spent two days. The position of the hotel is excellent. We are very pleased with the room and also with very kind staff. The food was very, very good. The sauna was clean. The hotel is by the sea and has a beautiful promenade between the pines.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nina s
Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Nina, thank you for your notable feedback and nice compliments. I am very pleased to read that you were satisfied with the location of Valamar Sanfior Hotel, which is indeed one of its most valuable assets. It makes me really happy knowing you have left Valamar Sanfior with wonderful impressions and memories regarding our satff. They pride themselves on...

Medulin, Istarska, Croatia
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We spent 2 days in the hotel. Room is okay, nothing special. Personelle at the reception could be much nicer. Girl name Dina very unprofessional, and the male receptionist wasn't helpful at all. For a four star hotel really bad staff working at the reception. The waiter and the lady Ester at the Lobby bar were really funny and entertaining....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kristi K
Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Ms Kelava, thank you for taking the time to post your review of Valamar Sanfior Hotel on TripAdvisor. I am most grateful for your feedback, which is such a valuable source of information for me, regardless of whether it is good or bad, and helps me monitor the service we provide. We receive lots of great feedback about our...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 20 February 2017

As we pulled up in our rental I said "Wow, look at that place! I hope our hotel is that cool." My fiancé replied "That is our hotel." It's beautiful, comfortable, secluded. The pool is pretty nice, but we didn't use it at all. We hung out at the beach every single day. We didn't even eat in the hotel....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MariaTravelsMucho
Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Hi There, we are over the moon that you had perfect romantic holiday with us. Rooms at Valamar Sanfior Hotel with their special romantic design touches, such as four poster beds and spacious terraces, provide a great atmosphere for your romantic holiday. To make your stay with a loved one even more special, hotel offers „Romance Package“ with breakfast for...

Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Very nice hotel with very good kitchen and also with friendly staff. We were happy with the program and also with the live music in teracce. To the sea you have only 60 meters and there is also very good ice cream thank you

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 662sang
Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am not only grateful for your wonderful review of Valamar Sanfior Hotel, but also for your tips to fellow Trip Advisor travelers! I was delighted that you enjoyed all the smaller details we take pride in offering our guests and that you had a wonderful and relaxing holiday with us. Yours sincerely, Zoran Rajković General Manager

Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Beautifully located, recently refurbished hotel, warm, helpful and friendly staff. Everybody is so welcoming that we felt at home. Rooms are nice, clean, comfortable. Good, reliable wi-fi in the room. Beautiful balcony with lots of sunshine. As we stayed in the hotel off-season, the choice in the buffet for breakfast and dinner was not large, but all the food was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lyerka S
Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Lyerka, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay with us at Hotel Valamar Sanfior. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us, and especially found your Room #107 to be super comfortable, and bedroom very clean. We take great pride in ensuring that each of our guests are made to...

Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

If you want to experience autumn with full of colours you should visit Rabac. At this time of season everything is peaceful and pleasent for walking or any kind of outdoor activities. We came with bikes and every day took a different tour. Around Rabac there are a lot of bike trails for passionate bikers. In the afternoon we recommend...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank sophia_one
Valamar_Sanfior, Valamar Sanfior Team at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Sophia, it is wonderful to see such a fantastic review! The whole Valamar Sanfiot team is enthusiastic when they get a positive feedback from a satisfied guest. Therefore, we genuinely thank you for it. We hope we will get the chance to welcome you in our hotel again for another enjoyable and memorable „colorful“ holidays. Best wishes from...

Ljubljana
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Love this hotel, very good food - as usual at Valamar, big rooms, quite...the only minus is small swimming pool with cold water? Here they should work on it and out some heat. The are is good as well for nice walks

 Report
Helpful?
Thank tomaznina
Valamar_Sanfior, Valamar Sanfior Team at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Nina, thank you for taking the time to review Valamar Sanfior and for staying with us. We greatly appreciate your wonderful comments and compliments. Thank you also for proposal regarding swimming pools. We look forward to welcoming you and your family in Valamar Sanfior again. Warm regards from Rabac! Valamar Sanfior Team

356 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (344)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (72)
Viewed
Room/Suite (29)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (85)
Viewed
View from Room (15)
Viewed
Dining (27)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (8)
Viewed
Other (105)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (12)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (4)
05/06/2017 06/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Rabac
0.3 km away
Hotel Miramar
Hotel Miramar
#2 of 13 in Rabac
312 reviews
0.1 km away
Casa Valamar Sanfior
Casa Valamar Sanfior
#4 of 13 in Rabac
24 reviews
1.0 km away
Adoral
Adoral
#3 of 13 in Rabac
79 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.3 km away
Mimosa - Lido Palace
Mimosa - Lido Palace
#7 of 13 in Rabac
148 reviews
1.3 km away
Narcis
Narcis
#5 of 13 in Rabac
131 reviews
34.1 km away
Park Plaza Belvedere Medulin
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Premium Beachfront hotel in Rabac for Couples This renovated romantic hotel, which is this year's winner of the Luxury Travel Guide Global Awards in the category "Luxury Sea View Hotel of the Year" together with Casa Valamar Sanfior,occupies a prime waterfront position on a pine-covered peninsula overlooking Rabac Bay. Immersed in Mediterranean greenery, the hotel offers redesigned rooms with balconies showcasing the surrounding natural beauty, pampering in the wellness centre, and a quiet patio for a relaxing escape together. With the old town of Labin just 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. Rooms at Valamar Sanfior Hotel with their special romantic design touches, such as four poster beds and spacious terraces, provide a great atmosphere for your next romantic holiday. To make your stay with a loved one even more special, hotel offers a great selection of romantic DVDs, breakfast for two served on your terrace, signature wellness treatments for couples, sparkling wine and chocolates upon arrival as well as great candlelight dining experiences on the restaurant terrace. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Valamar Sanfior

Address: Lanterna 2, Rabac 52221, Croatia
Region: Croatia > Istria > Rabac
Price Range: $137 - $365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Valamar Sanfior 4*
Number of rooms: 151
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Cancelon, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your Hotel Valamar Sanfior reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Valamar Sanfior Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Rabac
#1 Luxury Hotel in Rabac
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Rabac
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hotel Valamar Sanfior staff and other travellers.
11 questions
Ask a question
over a year ago

See all questions (11)

Questions? Get answers from Hotel Valamar Sanfior staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Request a room that is noot looking towards the internal courtyard if you wish to sleep at night.”
580maru_ag, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Corner rooms are much larger - i.e. 201 or 220”
Mermaids05, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Go for a balcony with sea view”
clairetours, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“Try to avoid the ground floor.”
HolidaysForGood, 25 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Choose a room at Casa if you want a nicer and bigger room, but take a room at the Hotel if you want tranquility.”
mariopC9708CR, 15 Aug 2014 | Read review
5 of 5
Booking.com
US$125* /night
View Deal
TripAdvisorUS$125
Cancelon
HotelQuickly
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates