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Accommodation suggestion

Dubrovnik is not only a world-famous tourist attraction but also a congress city, so finding the right accommodation can be a challenge, all year round. The conference will be held at Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel, 4*. Nearby hotels are Valamar Club Dubrovnik Hotel, 3* and Valamar President Dubrovnik Hotel, 5*.


You may book the above mentioned hotels on the following link, by contacting Valamar hotels directly: 

*Please note that the rates on the link are available only for a limited number of rooms and for a limited period of time. Reservation and cancellation policy available on the link.

For travel information, please use the following link:  VALAMAR HOTELS - TRAVEL INFORMATION - CROATIA: COVID-19

For more information about V-Health&Safety a comprehensive programme of health, safety and environmental standards and advanced cleaning protocol, please use this following link: V - HEALTH & SAFETY



Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel, the proud recipient of the prestigious 2015, 2016 and 2017 World Travel Award as "Croatia's Leading Hotel" and the 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 World Travel Award as "Croatia's Leading Business Hotel", is located on the tranquil Babin kuk peninsula, surrounded by pine tree forests and soothing white pebble beaches. Renowned for its fusion of nature and state of the art facilities, the hotel offers ultra-modern rooms and suites, the largest MICE facilities in the area, memorable gastronomic experiences in its gourmet restaurant, a wine bar terrace with panoramic views of the Elaphiti Islands and an abundance of activities to let you create a perfectly balanced holiday in Croatia.

  • superb location by the sea near the old town of Dubrovnik
  • Refurbished lobby and pool area, Momenti restaurant, exclusive V Level rooms
  • stunning view of the Elaphiti Islands
  • modern hotel with superb service
  • Various stylish rooms and suites
  • indoor and outdoor pools
  • Luxury wellness and spa facilities
  • Momenti Restaurant
  • wide ranging hotel buffet, gourmet cuisine in the à la carte restaurant and Dine Around service
  • attractive Dubrovnik beaches (250 m)




Located on the coast of the picturesque Babin Kuk peninsula, just a few minutes from the town's historic centre, the Valamar Club Dubrovnik is ideal for a relaxing holiday. 

  • the only family club hotel in Dubrovnik
  • all Inclusive Light service with drinks during meals included in the price at the restaurant
  • buffet restaurant with special children's corner
  • Maro Holidays – great family amenities
  • Stay Fit – daily exercise, fitness and recreational programme
  • outdoor pool with children's pool
  • attractive pebbly beaches near the hotel





The Valamar Collection Dubrovnik President 5* is the winner of the prestigious 'World Luxury Hotel Award' as a Luxury Beach Resort in Croatia in 2016, 2017 and 2018. This exquisite 5* hotel has undergone an extensive facelift 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. With luxurious rooms, elegant pools, a hotel beach and first-class service, the Valamar Collection Dubrovnik President Hotel is simply the best choice for a luxury holiday in Dubrovnik!

  • Perfect location next to the well-tended hotel beach
  • Seaview terrace / balcony in all rooms
  • Sea view from all public areas
  • Outdoor and indoor pool
  • Wellness centre
  • Restaurant Miramare - premium à la carte restaurant
  • Perfect Experience Creator – your adviser for planning and choosing the best experiences in the destination



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