Hotel Valamar Sanfior

Rabac, Croatia

7.3 K reviews
Excellent family hotel. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Central Heating
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Double Bed
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Playground
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Kids Club
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Game room
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Bicycle Hire
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Newspaper stand
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • Evening Buffet
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Children's Pool
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Jacuzzi
    • Speed Boating
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Paddle Boats
    • Diving
    • Tanning Studio/Solarium
    • Ping Pong
    • Cycling/Mountain Biking
    • Swimming Pool
    • Sauna
    • Tennis
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
    • Minigolf
    • Indoor Pool
    • Water Skiing
    • Number of Pools
    • Banana Boat
    • Massage
    • Canoe
    • Beach Umbrellas
    • Beach Volleyball
Lanterna 2 52221 Rabac
0.7 mi to downtown


This family-friendly beach hotel is situated only a few steps away from the sea in the shade of a pine forest. The hotel sits on a peninsula surrounded by beautiful beaches and luscious Mediterranean vegetation, with a view of the picturesque Bay of Rabac. The centre of Rabac can be reached in around 12 minutes on foot and features a number of shops. The local bus station is roughly 8 km away in Labin.


This hotel was built in 1967. Guest accommodation comprises 151 rooms. In the air-conditioned establishment, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most storeys can be reached by lift. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access (for a fee) is available to guests in the public areas. Among the culinary options available at the accommodation are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café and a bar. Children can have a great time playing in the playground. Additional features at the hotel include a newspaper stand and a playroom. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the establishment. Available services and facilities include a childcare service and room service. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service (for a fee) to explore the surrounding area.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. The standard amenities of most rooms include a balcony. A double bed ensures a good night's sleep. A safe and a minibar are also available. Internet access, a telephone, a TV and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer is also available. The accommodation offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


A refreshing dip in the indoor or outdoor pool is an enjoyable way to cool down on hot days. Sun loungers and parasols are ideal for relaxation. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. Travellers can enjoy a range of refreshing drinks at the poolside bar. A wide range of sports activities are offered at the hotel, such as beach volleyball. For a fee, biking/mountain biking, tennis and crazy golf are also available. Many sports options are available, including water sports such as kitesurfing, diving and water aerobics. For a fee, water skiing, motor boat rides, paddle boating, banana boat rides and canoeing can also be enjoyed. Sports options available to guests of the establishment include a gym, or for a fee, table tennis. The accommodation offers various wellness options, including a spa and a solarium, or for a fee, a sauna, a beauty salon and massage treatments. Live music and a kids' club are among the available leisure options.


Catering options available at the hotel include bed and breakfast and half board. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are available. The show cooking is a particular attraction.


The following credit cards are accepted at the establishment: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Close to the sea. Romantic walkway from hotel to the city. Nearby restaurants.

    "Great location." "Close to the beach, with great shopping and sightseeing nearby." "Parking is good and affordable."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Fantastic children activities. Bar tender was very helpful. All staff and facilities were perfect.

    "Generally friendly service, with decent bar service and excellent restaurant service." "Great, professional service from reception and housekeeping." "Recreation staff is ok."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Satisfactory breakfast and dinner. Dinner & breakfast : nice. Nice to have more outside seating for breakfast.

    "Tasty breakfast."

  • Food
    "Delicious food"

    Delicious buffet. Food was delicious. Breakfast and evening buffet were great.

    "Great dining experience; menu is good but expensive." "Tidy dining area with great side dishes and desserts." "Fish & seafood is acceptable." "Bad pasta."

  • Room
    "Great room"

    Beautiful view from the balcony and inside pool. Beautiful view. Great views.

    "Modern rooms with great furniture and TV's." "Awesome views from okay balconies, and clean decently sized rooms." "Medium sized bathroom." "Poor quality minibars and A/C." "Shower was ok."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Another complaint is about wi-fi. Bad wifi connection.

    "WiFi is good value."