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Hotel Valamar Sanfior

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

We have always had excellent experience with Valamar in the past but this night turned our opinion on the values we believed their service held. The internal party for the employees that was held in the dining room was so loud we could hear each song played by the band as if we were there ourselves. We chose this hotel...

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Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Maruša, thank you for your feedback. I'm very sorry that we have left such a bad impression on your stay. I personally investigated this incident to avoid such situations in the future. Valamar Sanfior is known for a very high standard of service and quality and our constant goal is to strive for this. I would like to...

Hilversum, The Netherlands
Reviewed 18 October 2016

we traveled with 3 kids -10, 6 and 4 years at the end of the season - 8 Oct-15 Oct. The season just over - still everything is open, but no crowd. Ideal location, Maro kids club, indoor and 2 outdoor swimming pools, SPA (3 sauna types, Jacuzzi, massages) makes the hotel ideal place to relax and recharge batteries. A...

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Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Slava, thank you for sharing your amazing holiday experience with us. It is my pleasure to know that you came home relaxed, satisfied and full of positive impressions about our hotel and staff resposible of making you feel as best as possible. I gladly recall your family and you staying with us for these seven days in October...

Belgium
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Good hotel at a beautiful location. The staff is friendly and helpful, the rooms are clean. We used this hotel to discover Istria with a car and so we didn't try the facilities like the swimming pool, sauna...

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Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for staying with us and for sharing your valuable comments on TripAdvisor. The whole hotel staff is dedicated to make our guests' stay as enjoyable and as memorable as yours apparently was. I agree with your observation concerning Rabac being the vantage point for other day trips and you used this opportunity quite well. The Istrian...

Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The hotel is really in a beautiful location. The property , all of it, not just the room, is clean and well maintained. Even the parking lot is a forest, not a hot asphalt patch. So as far as surroundings, it is beautiful. The food is plenty. There are stations where hot food is cooked in front of the customers...

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Valamar_Sanfior, Valamar Sanfior Team at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Theodora, thank you for staying with us and for sharing your valuable comments on TripAdvisor. The whole hotel staff is dedicated to make our guests' stay as enjoyable and as memorable as yours apparently was. Select your own perfect New Year's Eve celebration package in Valamar Sanfior and mix and match your favourite features: spacious accommodation, gala dinner with...

Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

With Sport and kids Animation . Amazing Pool with Sea view. Nice rooms. Staff speaks english, german, italian. 3 Pools, Sauna. Located in a Quite little town called Rabac. Perfect to start tours through Istria.

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Valamar_Sanfior, Valamar Sanfior Team at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for sharing your amazing holiday experience with us. It is our pleasure to know that you came home relaxed, satisfied and full of positive impressions about our hotel and staff resposible of making you feel as best as possible. We can't wait to see you again! Yours, Valamar Sanfior Team

Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

If you want to spend vacation at this resort make sure you booked the right room otherwise you will be surprised. Rooms are very small specialy for 2 adults and 2 kids . We supposed to have family apartment instead of comfort space room we had small room with one sofa bed for kids for 280 eur per night ....

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Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear John, thank you for beeing our guest and for taking the time to leave feedback. We hope that you took a break from everyday stress and that you came at home relaxed and rested. 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,...

Reviewed 1 August 2016

This hotel is excellent, the rooms are clean, the programmes for kids are good, the food is excellent and the staff is highly motivated and helpful.It is ideal for falilies with kids. We will surely come back.

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Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Tamás, Thank you for posting a great 5 points recommendation on Trip Advisor! Young families are welcomed by our animators. As well as professional in their work, they are innovative too, so they constantly come up with great ideas on how to amaze kids all over again: ice cream party, treasure hunting (pirate day), aqua fun, mini golf, family...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Just returned from a weeks stay here with a group of 8 ranging in age from 65-5. Everyone had great fun and the food was lovely! The views here are spectacular. I don't know why the hotel doesn't advertise this more but the location is amazing - right on the beach and around a 10min walk to the harbour with...

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Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear "Mermaids", what a lovely review! We are glad you had an enjoyable stay at Valamar Sanfior Hotel and I especially appreciate your praises regarding our location and food selection. Have a great summer and thank you again for taking the time to share your experience. Should you ever need any further information or help, please do not hesitate to...

Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Valamar has many things to offer: closeness and fantastic view over the sea (really worth to pay some extra to get a room with a sea view), super nice and prompt staff, very clean, inside/outside pools and lots of activities for couples and families. But my expectations from a 4* hotel are way too high vs. what Valamar offered.Rooms were...

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Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We welcome all feedback as an opportunity to learn and improve our quality standards. We were disappointed to learn that on this occasion we failed to meet your expectations. It is disappointing to read that you did not enjoy your time with us and that we did not...

Zagreb, Croatia
Reviewed 26 May 2016

A lovely hotel with enthusiastic and supportive staff. A little expensive but well worth the visit. Excellent buffet breakfast and dinner. Indoor pool, jaccuzzi and various saunas are all an added bonus. Great for families!

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Valamar_Sanfior, General Manager at Hotel Valamar Sanfior, responded to this review

Dear Frank, thank you for your time to share your experience of Valamar Sanfior on Trip Advisor. We were delighted to read that you had a fabulous time on your vacation and enjoyed your stay at the hotel. The compliments about the staff made us really happy, since we actually do care about every guest individually and always try to...

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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 )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
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  • 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: $138 - $367 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Valamar Sanfior 4*
Number of rooms: 151
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“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
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