Sun Gardens Dubrovnik

‘Beach and Pool – Dining Choices Galore’

Situated overlooking the Adriatic Sea approximately 7 miles from Dubrovnik, Sun Gardens Dubrovnik is a proud member of The Leading Hotels Of The World. Take your pick of 201 rooms and suites with Adriatic Sea views. For families and large groups of friends, choose between 207 1, 2 or 3 bedroom residences. Boasting an affluent array of 16 restaurants and bars - there is something for everyone to enjoy. Gaze across the Adriatic Sea at The Market, sampling Mediterranean favourites and locally-caught seafood, whilst meat-lovers will adore the Butcher's Grill restaurant, showcasing live-kitchen performances and the finest international meat dishes. 

The resort is perfectly located to explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Dubrovnik, as well as the Elaphiti Islands and the Peljesac wine region. Enjoy the natural pebble beach, both an adult-only swimming pool and 2 family-friendly swimming pools and an award-winning spa. Inside the sports centre, take part in a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities, including the world-famous Sports Academy for children, tennis, basketball, gym, football court, table tennis, sand volleyball, Billiard, wall climbing, squash, badminton, personal training and bike rental.

In Our Opinion

“There is no need to move from the Sunset Pool dedicated kids pool, fantastic bar and the view of the coast and islands is magnificent – stay until sunset, obviously.”


The open kitchen serves Mediterranean cuisine using authentic ingredients and favours. Breath-taking sea views.


Overlooking the coast from an al-fresco terrace Origano serves a buffet breakfast and dinner with flavours and dishes from around the world.

Maraska Lounge Bar

Overlooking the sea and nearby islands Marsaka Lounge Bar serves cocktails, wines and malt whiskeys, alongside coffee.

La Pasta

La Pasta specialises in Italian food including freshly made pasta, pizza and salads.

The Market

Locally inspired food including seafood specialities. Terrace overlooks the Adriatic Sea. Open for dinner.

The Butcher

A must visit for meat eaters. Live kitchen and quality meets from around the world cooked just the way you like it.

La Patisserie

Satisfy your sweet craving at La Patisserie where you will find artisan cakes, ice creams and coffees. If you are feeling peckish mid-afternoon, try their fresh sandwiches.

Sunset Bar & Grill

Situated near the Sunset pool The Sunset Bar & Grill serves lighter dishes, salads and grilled specialities. Family friendly.

Lemonia Bar

Refreshing snacks including fresh fruits, smoothies and ice creams are served during the day. Return in the evening to try your favourite cocktail, fine wine and beers.

Marina Bar

The Marina Bar is an adult only venue that serves cocktails, champagne, beers and more.

Beach Bar Pebbles

Situated by the crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic the hotel’s beach bar serves a varied drinks menu.


Taste award winning Croatian wines from Istria to the Dalmatian coastline.

Rooftop Breakfast

During the Summer the best way to start the day is an al-fresco breakfast on the hotels rooftop terrace.


  • Two family-friendly freshwater swimming pools
  • One adult-only swimming pool
  • One indoor swimming pool
  • Lounge areas
  • Canopy umbrellas
  • Indoor pool
  • Whirlpool
  • Natural pebble beach with VIP area
  • Summer sports academies, including football, squash, tennis, swimming and water sports are available. Campioni soccer acadamy run by ex-premier league footballers. 

Sports Centre facilities

  • Climbing wall
  • Sand volleyball
  • Gymnasium
  • Badminton court
  • Tennis courts
  • Five-a-side football pitch
  • Indoor street basketball
  • Squash court
  • Two billiard tables
  • Two table tennis tables
  • Multi-function room 
  • Group fitness classes
  • Bicycle rental

Spa and Wellbeing Zone

  • 18 metre lagoon pool (under 16s can use with parental supervision)
  • Underwater vitality jet loungers
  • Hydrotherapy pool with massage jets
  • Poolside loungers
  • Individual treatment rooms
  • Tepidarium
  • Lifestyle showers
  • Thalassotherapy spa bath
  • Thermal area including coal & salt sauna, hammam, aromatherapy steam room and cold plunge pool
  • Vitality Juice bar

Beach water sports nearby – open during the summer months

  • Jet skis
  • Stand up paddleboarding
  • Kayaking

Things to know 

  • Bars and restaurants open seasonally - open dates and times subject to change
  • Outdoor pools open subject to weather conditions 

This hotel makes an ideal choice for families travelling with children of all ages. There are kid’s clubs for three separate age groups in addition to activities that the whole family may enjoy together.


  • There are guaranteed interconnecting rooms upon request only, subject to availability.
  • They feature residences which are family friendly accommodation and they also have interconnecting room option and room/suite option available upon request
  • In residences, there is a sleeper sofa for an additional person if needed, while in hotel suites extra bed is a rollaway bed provided.
  • Baby cots are provided free of charge
  • Bottle sterilisers, warmers, monitors in guest rooms upon request only
  • Baby Sets - toilet adapters, bath, upon request only
  • Multi-room residences are offered-there are 1,2 - and 3-bedroom residences available
  • There are 2 family pools with 2 smaller kids pools available in resort – no safety covers
  • The beach is a 5-minute walk away


  • A children’s menu is available in all restaurants suitable for children
  • Highchairs are available
  • Baby food is available at the grocery store in the resort from spring to autumn
  • No child restrictions in any restaurants


  • Staff are trained in first aid and there is a medical kit for first aid available. There are no charges for first aid.
  • A doctor on call is available and it is upon charge.
  • There are parts within the resort which are reachable with ramps or elevators
  • There is a shop available seasonally
  • There are nappy changing facilities in certain locations in the resort
  • Child car seats are fitted in hotel vehicles upon request and for hotel private transfers only.
  • Other amenities - Outdoor kids’ playground
  • Babysitting service available on request.


  • Three swimming pools
  • Indoor pool
  • Climbing wall
  • Sand volleyball
  • Badminton/tennis courts
  • Indoor street basketball
  • Bike rental
  • Summer sports academies, including football, tennis, squash, swimming, and water sports are available

Beach and sea

  • The beach is suitable for children
  • There is shade available at the beach
  • Entry to the water is shallow and suitable for paddling
  • The seawater is calm and warm
  • There is a lifeguard on duty

Swimming pools

  • There are no lifeguards at the swimming pool
  • There is a family swimming pool -two called Sunset and Lemonia
  • There is a dedicated pool for younger children
  • There is shading such as parasols, cabanas, shaded daybeds


  • Watersports are available from 16 years old with parent supervision and in summertime only.
  • Land sports available for children include football, tennis, volleyball, badminton, basketball, squash, wall climbing, table tennis - from 7 years of age
  • Sports Academy for children between 7-15 years old

Marco Polo Kids Club

Baby Club

  • Ages 12 month – 3 years

Mini Club

  • Ages 3-6 years

Junior Club

  • Ages 7-10 years

Tween Club

  • Ages 11-15 years

Club Notes

  • Mini & Junior Club are supervised from June  to September, and Baby Club and Tween Club are available in high season ( July and August).
  • Mini Club, Junior Club and Tween Club are complimentary (from 4 to 15 years);  while Baby Club and Babysitting are extra chargeable.
  • The gaming room at the Sports Centre offers PlayStation 5 consoles with 65-inch gaming TVs and gaming computers with full gaming peripherals and a wide variety of games.
  • Gaming Room is complimentary and available to children over 11 on a first come first serve basis every day from mid-May to October 31st.
  • 3 swimming pools, including 1 for couples and 1 families
  • Children's Sports Academy and Marco Polo Kids Club
  • Club service with gourmet foods and complimentary refreshments


Sun Gardens is situated 9 miles from Dubrovnik on the west coast of Croatia. The nearest airport is 20 miles and 40 mins by car.

Nearby Attractions

  • Trsteno Arobretum – 1 mile
  • Dubrovnik – 9 miles, 25 mins by car
  • Peljesac – 34 miles, 55 mins by car
  • Elaphite Archipelago – 15 mins by boat