Hotel Excelsior Dubrovnik

5* out of 5 stars

From an idyllic spa with mesmerising treatments to a choice of mouth watering cuisine, Hotel Excelsior in Dubrovnik is a serene sanctuary with all the comforts you need for a sun-kissed escape to Croatia. First you’ll be awe-struck at how close you are to the beautiful streets of Dubrovnik Old Town, where you’ll find an array of boutique shops, cafes and eateries nestled amid the historic buildings - only a ten minute walk away: plus staying at Hotel Excelsior Dubrovnik means you’re a mere five minute stroll from the medieval fortress walls.

This former 1913 royal villa has accommodated guests from Queen Elizabeth II to Elizabeth Taylor thanks to its enviable location in one of the world’s most beautiful and underappreciated cities. With views overlooking the sparkling Adriatic Sea, this is one of the most scenic places to stay in Croatia.

Staying at Hotel Excelsior Dubrovnik on your holiday to Croatia gives you several delicious dining options, all of which have sea-views. Dip into the indoor swimming pool, kick back and relax on the hotel’s private beach and keep-up your fitness regime at the state-of-the-art gym. Or sample the glamorous spa, with steam and Roman baths, Finnish sauna, and a Jacuzzi. You can even let the expertly trained staff pamper you with customised skin and body treatments. In the evening, Hotel Excelsior is the best place to stay in Croatia if you want to explore Dubrovnik’s nightlife, from quaint pubs to fine dining establishments. Or maybe you simply want to soak in the atmosphere. Whatever it is - you’ll find it at Hotel Excelsior Dubrovnik.



Classic Odak

The comfortable and inviting Classic rooms of Villa Odak, a former early 20th century royal villa, have been completely revamped to meet the needs of our most discerning guests. Slip into your complimentary bathrobe and slippers and enjoy its grand style.

Classic Tower

Our one and two-bed Classic rooms are sleek and showcase understated comfort and design. Slip into your complimentary bathrobe and slippers and make yourself at home.

Superior Odak Sea View

Styled by top Croatian interior designers, the newly refurbished rooms of Villa Odak, the original part of the hotel dating from 1913, offer marvellous views and the grandest of style.

Superior Tower Sea View

All of our Superior rooms boast amazing views of the Adriatic and the pine forest-covered island of Lokrum. Lots of natural light and neutral yet warm colours create a calm and comfortable feel where it’s easy to feel absolutely at home.

Deluxe Odak Sea View Balcony

The Deluxe rooms, situated in the original part of the hotel – the former royal Villa Odak - have been completely refurbished to match the villa's grand style and the needs of our discerning guests. The original architectural details have been carefully restored and, combined with the latest technology, creating a unique atmosphere where breath taking sea views from the balcony are guaranteed.

Deluxe Tower Sea View Balcony

Enjoy stunning views of the magical island of Lokrum when you book the Deluxe room. You can even appreciate the glorious panorama when you’re having a cup of tea in bed.

Executive Suite Odak Sea View Balcony

With a guest list that has included the distinguished and the famous, our newly redesigned Odak Suites have been inspired by the 1913 origins of the Villa Odak and carefully refurbished to offer our discerning guests an outstanding experience and a refined stay. Five Odak Suites respect the history of the villa and feature a grand master bedroom, stylish living area, well-appointed marble bathroom, separate toilet and balcony with sweeping views of the Adriatic Sea.

Executive Suite Tower Sea View Balcony

If the idea of uninterrupted sea views from your bed appeals, book one of our individually-designed Executive Suites. Each of them feature a light-filled living room, ensuite bathroom stocked with luxury toiletries, separate toilet, plus a stylishly furnished balcony offering another phenomenal sea view. Specially-commissioned decor promises understated style and comfort, punctuated by the art works of local artists, giving each suite an individual character. Your Executive suite can be connected to a neighbouring room to create a two-bedroom suite.


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Food & Drink

Abakus Piano Bar

Serving cool drinks and light bites backdropped by the Old Town views. Open all year-round, Abakus Piano Bar & Restaurant is the contemporary heart and soul of Hotel Excelsior Dubrovnik and one of the best sea-view bars in the city. As night falls, the soothing sounds of a live pianist drift lazily through the air. Dine on an easy menu of salad, seafood and pasta dishes alongside more hearty main courses or enjoy your favourite drink while soaking up the beautiful views as the sun sets over Dubrovnik Old Town.


Fine dining beach restaurant. Set directly by the shore, offering intimate views of picture-perfect Lokrum Island and the Old Town, Prora is Hotel Excelsior Dubrovnik’s delicious a-la carte beach restaurant. Linger over sun-drenched summer lunches or romantic dinners showcasing local seafood alongside regional fish and meat dishes infused with the magic of the Mediterranean by the gifted hands of Executive Chef Peter Obad.

Restaurant Salin

Main hotel restaurant with an elegant setting for gala events. The light-blessed terrace of Restaurant Salin is one of the best places in Dubrovnik to start your day feasting on a classic international buffet breakfast overlooking the photogenic fortresses of the Old Town. At night, it transforms into a modern Mediterranean destination restaurant.

Sensus Fine Dining Restaurant

Contemporary Mediterranean fine dining menu paired with the finest Croatian wines. This is a modern interpretation of Mediterranean classics. The food can only be outshined by the magnificence of the setting: the sun reflecting of the stoned walls of the Old Town and deep blues of the Adriatic in the background.