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Hotel Valamar Sanfior

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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...

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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

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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

Reviewed 31 October 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 31 July 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...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With contemporary charm and stunning seafront location, newly refurbished Hotel & Casa Valamar Sanfior represents a premium choice for your holiday, just minutes away from the centre of Rabac. Immersed in Mediterranean greenery, the hotel offers redesigned rooms with balconies while the Casa offers premium rooms ideal for families. The Casa area features a family activity pool, kids' pools and animation programs at the Maro Club along with a wealth of outdoor activities. The hotel's wellness centre, indoor and outdoor pools and quiet patio provide the setting for a relaxing couples' escape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Valamar Sanfior

Address: Lanterna 2, Rabac 52221, Croatia
Region: Croatia > Istria > Rabac
Price Range: $118 - $310 (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.”
 of 5 bubbles 580maru_ag, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Corner rooms are much larger - i.e. 201 or 220”
 of 5 bubbles Mermaids05, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Go for a balcony with sea view”
 of 5 bubbles clairetours, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“Try to avoid the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles CroatiaKing, 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.”
 of 5 bubbles mariopC9708CR, 15 Aug 2014 | Read review
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