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Sun Gardens, Croatia

Sun Gardens

Dubrovnik, Croatia

With its hillside setting and stunning seafront location, the 5* Sun Gardens near Dubrovnik in Croatia, is a beautiful resort. A mix of hotel and private residence accommodation and a Scott Dunn Explorers kids club, it's ideal for families.

At a Glance

  • Scott Dunn Explorers Kids Club for children 4 months - 11years and on selected dates, Crew for children 11 years and older

  • Beautiful seafront location on the Dalmatian coast

  • Friendly and authentic service and a Member of The Leading Hotels of the World

  • Excellent facilities in resort to suit all members of the family

  • Good selection of resort restaurants and bars

  • Great base from which to explore the surrounding islands and the historic Dubrovnik

  • Great family friendly accommodation in the 1, 2 or 3 bedroomed residences

Family, Sailing & surfing, Spa & health, Adventure

Insider's View

Take the sea taxi directly from the resort into Dubrovnik's old city to explore the historic sites.

Jenny James

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The name 'Dubrovnik' originates from the word 'Dub' which means oak - the trees which surround the city.

Jenny James

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When you study the buildings in Dubrovnik old town you can still see many of the shrapnel scars caused to them from when the city was under attack.

Jenny James

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Game of Thrones fans should keep an eye out for familiar landmarks - many of the scenes were shot in and around Dubrovnik!

Helen McKenzie

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Make sure you visit the oldest pharmacy in Dubrovnik dating back to 1317, for some traditional face cream

Kate Newman

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When in Dubrovnik try the best ice cream in town from Dolce Vita hidden up a side street.

Kate Newman

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Look out for the oldest graffiti in town - a grumpy priest left his words of wisdom for some energetic boys.

Kate Newman

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Stand up paddle board around the walls of the old city for a different perspective of this breath-taking city.

Scott Dunn team

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The beach at Sun Gardens is pebbly, but lots of families choose to take advantage of the boat trips of offer to the nearby Island of Lopud. The island has 2 sandy beaches so is ideal for some quality sandcastle making time with the little ones!

Hannah Fullagar

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If you don’t want to travel into Dubrovnik, why not dine out in Zaton. It’s just a 5 minute drive from the hotel, and offers some fantastic fish restaurants!

Hannah Fullagar

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Try the Cannelloni at restaurant La Pasta – it is divine!

Scott Dunn team

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If you are running out of lunch ideas and have ticked off all the main haunts, then jump on a charter boat and head to Sipan Island. The sister property to Sun Gardens, The Sipan Hotel, sits on the villages idyllic waterfront and serves a fantastic selection of Croatian inspired cuisine!

Scott Dunn team

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For the most breath-taking views of Dubrovnik and Elaphiti Island, take the Cable Car from the old town to the top of Srd Hill and enjoy a drink over-looking the panorama

Olivia Caveney

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Whilst the kids are in Kids Club head to the OCCO spa and relax with couples massages and treatments

Hugo Snell

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The best way to enjoy everything Croatia offers is by water; so hire a boat and enjoy the surrounding islands and sandy beaches. Try and find the Blue Cave and enjoy some snorkeling in crystal clear waters.

Hugo Snell

Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation to Sun Gardens or take a look at other properties with a Scott Dunn Explorers kids club

Description

Croatia is one of Europe's hottest destinations, with Sun Gardens resort enjoying a beautiful position in seafront gardens on the pristine Dalmatian Coast. With majestic mountains on one side and a string of over 1000 islands on the other, it's just a few kilometers from the historic city of Dubrovnik. Known as the Pearl of the Adriatic, the old town is a World Heritage site famous for its Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque architecture, palaces and fountains. It's a vibrant city where every summer it holds a festival with its streets and piazzas playing host to concerts and theatrical spectaculars. With this mix of culture, history and beautiful backdrop, it's a Mediterranean destination worth visiting.

Sun Gardens is a modern, family oriented resort with an extensive range of facilities and exceptionally friendly and helpful service. Sun Gardens won the Luxury Coastal Resort category, in the World Luxury Hotel Awards in 2013, and is a recent member of The Leading Hotels of the World group. The hotel accommodation is spacious and stylishly designed, whilst the private residences offer families the perfect space and freedom to use the resort's facilities and explore the local area. Built into a hillside, getting about the resort involves a combination of steps, lifts and promenades, which also allows extensive views across the bay from almost every vantage point. Sun Gardens has something to suit everyone, from its private beach and marina, to its beautiful Spa and three fresh water swimming pools (including one just for adults). The more active will enjoy its sports complex which includes a gym, five a side football pitch, tennis and squash courts and a rock climbing wall.

Children are especially well-catered for at Sun Gardens, and active families love our Explorers kids club. Exclusive to Scott Dunn guests, the kids club takes children from as young as four months and up to 11 years. Excellent childcare, creative and sporting activities and facilities, guarantee a fun-filled vacation for children, and a well-earned rest for parents. New for 2016, older children aged 11+ can enjoy a sense of independence and make some new friends, whilst enjoying activities as part of our Crew program.

There's a mouth watering choice of restaurants and bars, featuring very high standard local and international cuisine, with menus full of seafood fresh from the Adriatic. The resort has its own grocery and pharmacy which makes life easy for guests staying in the private residences.

There's a vast amount to discover in and around Dubrovnik for those wanting to see a little more of Croatia. Guests can hire bikes, or take a boat to the nearby Elafiti islands, and there's a water ferry service from the resort's marina, which takes you to Dubrovnik, where you can explore the old town. The surrounding coastline offers stunning sailing, so why not charter a skippered yacht for a day, or even take out a sea kayak? The quality of the water along the Dalmatian coast has been rated the best in Europe.

Accommodation

There is a fantastic range of accommodation at Sun Gardens that will suit everyone, with guests being able to choose either a residence or a hotel room/suite. The 207 deluxe residences are stylishly designed, and are serviced impeccably in a way that you would expect. Generously sized interiors are brightened by oak floors, modern art and comfortable furnishings. Sunny balconies and terraces overlook the gardens or Adriatic Sea. Each Sun Gardens residence houses an open plan sitting/dining area with well-equipped kitchenette and an additional WC. The kitchenettes include 2 electric hobs, microwave, good sized fridge, dishwasher, selection of pots and pans along with the relevant crockery, cutlery and glassware - ideal for preparing simple dishes. Scott Dunn has carefully handpicked a great selection of these residences which are perfect for families. Exclusively for Scott Dunn guests only, guests will receive a food hamper on arrival containing all of the basics and a shopping service can be organized to make your vacation as stress-free as possible.

Alternatively, hotel accommodation at one of the 201 rooms is brightly decorated and has lovely views over the Adriatic and surrounding islands from their terrace or balcony. Designed in a contemporary style and full of natural light reflecting from the sea, they have luxurious bathrooms, satellite TV and free WiFi. In addition to the standard room facilities, all Club rooms and Suites include extra amenities and services.

Sun Gardens - One Bedroom Residence

Bright and comfortable throughout, the one bedroom residences with en suite bathroom (bath with shower over) have an open plan living area with a pull-out sofa, which can accommodate a child. Other amenities include an external video security system, free high-speed WiFi, fully equipped kitchenette with dishwasher and microwave, and garage parking nearby. Guests can either book a one bedroom residence with seaviews or garden views in a deluxe or standard category. The views of the sea can be over residence roof tops. All residences either have a balcony or a small terrace. The layout, location and outlook varies between each residence, but the style and decor remains the same throughout each residence. The difference between the standard and deluxe one bedroom residences are the quality of the interior, size, location and views.

Sun Gardens - Two Bedroom Residence

The two bedroom residences can accommodate a family of five, with a built-in kitchenette, an openplan living area with a pull out sofa bed, flat-screen television and a dining area. Some two bedroom residences have 2 double bedrooms and some have a double and a twin room. They all have 2 bathrooms and a separate cloakroom by the entrance. Other facilities include high-speed WiFi and garage parking nearby. Guests can either book a two bedroom residence with seaviews or garden views in a standard deluxe or standard category. The views of the sea can be over residence roof tops. All residences either have a balcony or a small terrace. The layout, location and outlook varies between each residence, but the style and decor remains the same throughout each residence. The difference between a standard and deluxe two bedroom residence is the quality of the interior, size, location and views.

Sun Gardens - Three Bedroom Residence

Without doubt the three bedroom residences are the best residence type at Sun Gardens. They are the most spacious and occupy the best locations with the best views. These apartments can sleep up to seven people and all have spectacular sea views of the Elaphiti Archipelago from their terrace. They feature a kitchenette, dining area, lounge with pull out sofa bed and flat-screen television, en suite bathroom with each bedroom and additional WC, high-speed WiFi and garage parking nearby. As there are only three 3 bedroomed residences at Sun Gardens, they are incredibly popular, so early booking for this residence type is highly recommended.

Hotel Standard/Deluxe/Club Rooms

The standard, deluxe and club rooms are spacious and have lovely views of the sea and coastline from the sunny balcony. A large picture window separates the bedroom from the bathroom, and you'll find plenty of wardrobe space. Approx 35sqm. There are 2 pairs of standard rooms that interconnect as well as other room options too, including some deluxe and club rooms. The deluxe and club rooms would work well for families who don't want kitchen facilities.

Hotel Deluxe Suite

The Deluxe Suites are very spacious and come with a separate and comfortable living room. The private balcony looks over the sparkling shoreline and includes tables and chairs with thick cushions, plus premium movies and an in-room Nespresso® coffee machine are special extras. A large picture window divides the bedroom from the luxuriously appointed bathroom, with its separate bath and shower. 68sqm

Hotel Executive or Club Suites

With commanding views of the Adriatic and surrounding islands, the Executive Suites offer both space and luxury. They feature a large sumptuous bedroom with an en suite bathroom, The Executive suites offer a range of benefits:

In-suite Check in

Exclusive breakfast, served in your suite or on the rooftop terrace during the summer

A bottle of Premium wine, flowers and canapés delivered to the room upon arrival and daily fruit replenishment

Access to the Exclusive Club Floor lounge

Afternoon tea (17:00-18:00) with a wide selection of teas and pastries in the Club lounge

Club lounge open bar service (11:00-23:00) with complimentary coffee, tea and soft drinks, selected spirits, coffee and tea provisions

Nespresso® coffee machine

Free high-speed wireless internet

Satellite and Pay TV

In-room safe

Mini bar

Spacious bathroom with a bathtub and a separate shower area

Designer toiletries by Salvatore Ferragamo

Bathrobe and slippers

Daily turndown service and a choice of pillows

Presidential Suite

Situated on the top floor, with the best views in the entire resort, The Presidential Suite is spread over 136 square meters. It features a spacious bedroom, triangular shaped lounge, luxurious sitting and dining areas all of which open onto a huge terrace with breathtaking views of the surrounding coastline and Elaphite Islands. The Presidential Suite also offers a spacious meeting room, a kitchenette and an enormous wardrobe.

Also included:

In-suite Check in

A bottle of Moët & Chandon Champagne, flowers and canapés delivered to the room upon arrival and daily fruit replenishment

Unpacking and packing service

Exclusive breakfast, served in your suite or on the rooftop terrace during the summer

Access to the Exclusive Club Floor lounge

Afternoon tea (17:00-18:00) with a wide selection of teas and pastries in the Club lounge

Club lounge open bar service (11:00-23:00) with complimentary coffee, tea and soft drinks, selected spirits, coffee and tea provisions

Full in-suite bar

In-suite massage (30 minutes per person)

Walk-in wardrobe

Pressing up to 4 items

Nespresso® coffee machine

Free high-speed wireless internet

Satellite and Pay TV

In-room safe

Mini bar

A luxurious bathroom with bathtub and separate shower area

Designer toiletries by Salvatore Ferragamo

Bathrobe and slippers

Daily turndown service and a choice of pillows

Childcare

Set in spacious surroundings, our exclusive Explorers kids club, available to all our younger guests aged 4 months to 11 years, is located in an entire wing of the sports center at the top of the resort. Children will enjoy dedicated inside and outside areas, including an enclosed garden, and take part in a range of activities according to their age. And our younger guests are nurtured and looked after beautifully, leaving parents to catch up on some well-earned rest. A sleep room means routines are adhered to and food is prepared in the club's own on-site kitchen. Rooms are specially equipped for each age range, and benefit from lots of natural light coming through large windows and doors. Our fully qualified childcare experts and Rangers run fun-filled and action packed days that ensure your children have a truly memorable vacation and making new friends along the way.

For older children over 11 years old, there is Crew. They will love the opportunities to get involved with a mix of water and land sport, with activities ranging from scuba diving to beach volleyball, as well as challenge themselves on the climbing wall.

Babysitting can also be arranged on request.

Sun Gardens is an excellent destination for the entire family and all ages groups. More information on our childcare at Sun Gardens can be found here.

Babysitting

Families can easily arrange babysitting with UK qualified and local English speaking staff. Prices are as follows:

1 child: €12 per hour

2 children: €14 per hour

3 children: €15 per hour

This can be arranged at reception on arrival at Sun Gardens. Exclusively for Scott Dunn guests only, pre booking can be arranged in advance.

Globetrotters - 4 months - 2 years

When it comes to looking after our youngest guests, good communication with parents is absolutely key. Our experienced nannies will take time to discuss your child’s routine and go out of their way to follow it, to help keep your child happy and settled. The daily activities have been tailored taking into account the weather and of course the fun factor. Complimentary nappies, swimming nappies, wipes, fresh milk, purees and meals freshly made prepared on a daily basis are provided during club hours. When it’s nap time, they can settle down in the specially designed sleep room.

Adventurers - 3 to 4 years

This age group is kept busy with lots of fantastic activities. Children can get creative with locally inspired activities, arts and crafts and sports, all organized by the amazing Explorers childcare team.

Voyagers - 5 to 7 years

Voyagers spend much of their time out and about making the most of the exciting activities and sporting facilities the resort and the Explorer team have on offer. When they do have some chill out time, an area full of toys and games welcomes them, where they can catch up with their new friends.

Pioneers - 8 to 11 years

Since the club is situated in a wing of the Sports Hall, there's a busy and energetic program of sport and activities organized by the Rangers from the Explorers childcare team. Children will love the climbing wall and all the other state of the art facilities. Most of the activities will be spent out and about in the resort, and the program will also include some off site activities.

Crew 11 yrs +

A flexible mix of morning, afternoon or full day activities, pre-arranged with the Crew Leader and organized around different meeting points in the resort.

Facilities

Croatians absolutely love their food and are particularly proud of their traditional dishes and delicacies, for example the Oysters from Ston and the amazing fresh fish. At Sun Gardens they take cuisine seriously. There is something for every taste with a fabulous array of buffets, fine dining, poolside venues, bars and boutique eateries that cater to both local and international flavors. Guests booking on half board can enjoy a "Dine Around" experience with a €30 euros credit per adult towards a meal at 4 restaurants, La Pasta, The Market, The Butchers Grill & Cilantro. Sun Gardens has gained an excellent reputation for the quality of its food. Cuisine from around the world is featured with the emphasis on fresh, local produce. There's something tempting to try at any time of the day. Children's menus are available in most restaurants. Some F&B outlets are only open seasonally or according to guest numbers in the resort.

There are also a number of bars, including pool bars at the Marina Pool, Sunset Pool, Lemonia Pool and also standard bars at the Pebbles Beach Bar, The Juice Bar in the Spa. In the evening, go to Vino and to Ginja, the fine dining restaurant, here there is a unique atmosphere, where design, food, music and light blend together into an environmental fusion of relaxing and modern style. During the summer season, there is a full entertainment program with live music from classical to jazz. This is reduced in Spring and Fall.

La Patisserie

La Patisserie on the promenade offers refreshments, hot beverages, ice-cream, cake of the day and sandwiches.

Cilantro

Fresh Seafood cuisine and a cool ambience are the order of the day at Cilantro. Experience mouth-watering aromas from the spectacular open kitchen, or choose from an exquisite array of seafood dishes and traditional Croatian specialties. The Cilantro Restaurant at Dubrovnik Sun Gardens is open for lunch and dinner, and represents the perfect choice for discerning diners seeking seafood in chic, modern surroundings with breathless sea view. Located just above the beach. Can be used as part of the Dine Around program.

Origano

A casual atmosphere and coastal views make Origano’s sunny terrace the perfect place to start the day. A buffet breakfast of breads, cheeses, fruits, pastries and other international delights takes center stage each morning and at dinner we welcome guests to enjoy a superb buffet with an extensive rich selection of dishes from around the world. Origano is typically where guests staying in the hotel will go for breakfast. Located in the hotel.

La Pasta

Take a culinary journey through Italy at La Pasta, a modern restaurant specializing in fresh and simple Italian cuisine. Experience the fresh pastas & lasagne, freshly made pizzas all served against the backdrop of innovative décor in a woody surrounding. An open kitchen with an oven exclusively for baking pizzas offers diners a wonderful dining experience. Alternatively the sunny terrace overlooking the sea is just as tempting. Located in the Market place. La Pasta also offers a take-away service allowing guests staying in the residences to order from the comfort of their residence and have their meal delivered to them. Can be used as part of the Dine Around program.

The Butcher

With a focus on the highest quality of beef from the very best Argentinin, Australian, American, French and Croatian producers, the Butcher provides a unique experience for meat lovers. There is a live kitchen, interactive displays and signature flavors' to add the finishing touch. The wide selection of wines will also provide the perfect addition for the duration of your stay. A popular choice for many guests. Located in the Market place. Can be used as part of the Dine Around program.

Sunset Bar and Grill

Enjoy laid-back poolside lunching at the Sunset Grill & Pool Bar. Families can relax and enjoy the succulent wide selection of Barbecue and grilled choices of hot dog, hamburger and light choices of salads and desserts. This unique experience is further enriched by an astonishing sea view.

Giardino

Set within the garden and grounds of the hotel, Giardino is used for special events and sometimes used to provide a Club Breakfast service when Hotel guests are unable to use the rooftop.

The Market

The Market features the most talked about selection of food in Dubrovnik, perfect for a light meal as well as a relaxing dining experience. Typically residence guests will come to The Market for the buffet breakfast. In the evenings The Market transforms into an authentic Croatian dining experience. Specialities such as black risotto and stuffed squid are a common feature. Can be used as part of the Dine Around program.

Ginja Restaurant

Ginja Restaurant is the fine dining restaurant experience with the most fantastic seaviews. Perfect for a night away from the children. Ginja offers a Mediterranean menu with a huge selection of meat and fish dishes with a fusion injection.

Maraska Bar

Situated in the hotel, the Maraska bar offers light snacks, signature cocktails and a selection of lunchtime options. An ideal location for a midmorning coffee or snack in a relaxed atmosphere with incredible views out to sea,

Activities

For guests wanting to explore in and around Dubrovnik, there is no shortage of opportunity. A daily water taxi can take you to the old town of the city, where you can spend a few hours wandering around the narrow streets and soaking up the eclectic architecture, and possibly stumbling across a festival or two. There are a number of excursions you can book whilst staying at Sun Gardens. These can be local to the resort or further field, even visiting the neighboring countries of Montenegro or Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Exploring the Elaphite Islands

The Elaphite archipelago sits just off the coast and the islands can be seen from the resort. Three inhabited (Šipan, Lopud, Kolocep) and the remaining 10 with no one living on them have beautiful natural coves, perfect for swimming and snorkeling, lush pine forests, palm groves and historic ruins. Take a trip over to discover them, either on a reconstructed galleon, or charter your own boat.

Lopud is a 30 minute boat ride away with a great range of seafront restaurants and shallow sandy beach in a protected cove. Electric golf carts are available to take guests across the island if you would prefer to save your energy for sandcastle building! (otherwise a 40 minute walk from the harbor to the beach).

Excursions

Guests can take any number of excursions through the hotel, visiting site of natural beauty, local towns or national parks. The area around Dubrovnik and along the coast are stunning and well worth exploring. Trips include seeing the lakes of Mljet National Park; the Dalmatian island of Korcula - the birthplace of Marco Polo; Mostar, where you'll see the famous old bridge and get a taste of a more oriental culture.

Boat charter and cruises

The islands and coves along this coastline are some of the most beautiful and unspoiled in the Mediterranean. Guests can hire a boat with or without a skipper for a half or full day and enjoy what everything the Adriatic has to offer. For a real adventure, it's possible to charter a motorboat with berths for a few nights to take you further afield.

For a more sedate experience, the Golden Islands Cruise will take you round the Elafiti Islands, stopping off at places of interest and deserted beaches.

Sun Gardens water taxi

The Sun Gardens water taxi is a 50 seater boat that runs daily throughout the summer months to Dubrovnik Old Town and to the nearby island of Lopud which is where nearest sandy beach is located. From mid June to September the water taxis into Dubrovnik runs three times a day. If traveling by water taxi does not fit with your schedule it is also possible to use the resort shuttle bus which runs more regularly to/from Dubrovnik.

Walking tours of Dubrovnik

To get the best of the rich and diverse culture of Dubrovnik, local guides offer walking tours around the Old Town revealing the secrets of centuries.

Tours can be tailored to suit all ages and interests from the budding historian to the simple culture pleasures suited the younger guests to capture their imagination. There something for everyone; even a Games of Thrones walking tour if you're a fan! You can choose to be amongst the narrow windy streets to absorb all the atmosphere first hand or high up above the town along on the old walls and turrets so that everything can be observed from above.

Kayaking around the city walls

See Dubrovnik's ancient walls from a different perspective by joining a kayaking safari. You'll be taken on a tour around the perimeter of the old city, followed by a swim in a secluded cave.

Sun Garden Sport Academies

Children aged between 7 - 15 years old can join one of the sports academies during their stay. Running from May half-term to the second half of September, children can choose between, Tennis, Football, Basketball, Swimming (water Polo) and Sports Camp (combination of the above). This weekly program consists of 3-4 training sessions each week with specialized trainers.

Mixology, Wine & Cooking Classes

If you fancy trying your hand at a spot of Mixology and learning how to craft the perfect cocktail or simply wish to impress your guests with some new dishes or improve your wine knowledge, then why not try one the aptly names classes above. Sun Gardens are offering weekly classes (3 times a week) in 2 hour sessions between mid May right through to Mid September. Available at an additional cost.

Services

There is a huge range of services and facilities available at Sun Gardens to suit all ages and interests.

Whatever your game is, Sun Gardens is the perfect destination for sports and fitness enthusiasts. From 5-a-side football, tennis, squash, badminton, wall-climbing, beach volleyball and basketball to Pilates, Yogalates and all round fitness. Sun Gardens has it all. There are even specific sports academies for 7-15 year olds. The fully equipped gym and superb range of indoor and outdoor activities mean the whole family can keep fit, toned and healthy during their stay. For extra support, motivation or to sharpen up your technique, try one of the individual or group sessions with a professional coach or personal trainer or if you prefer the sea, there is also a huge choice of water sports available .

There is a sports bar on hand at the end of your workout so that you can refresh yourself with a delicious revitalising drink while watching the biggest sporting events on the resort home cinema screens.

Great places to relax include the award winning Spa, or by one of the 3 swimming pools with the most incredible seaviews or down at the beach. If you fancy getting out and about, Guest Services are on hand to organize everything for you from booking the resort shuttle bus into Dubrovnik to a more extensive guided day out.

There is an on-site Grocery Store and a Health and Beauty pharmacy, which makes it easy to stock up with essentials whilst you are away!

Scott Dunn Guest Relations Manager

There is a UK Scott Dunn Guest Relations Manager based at Sun Gardens, when our Explorer Programme is in operation. Our Manager is there to meet and greet Scott Dunn guests on arrival in resort and is available to assist with the smooth running and enjoyment of guests vacation.

Sports Centre

The resort has excellent sports center that all the family can use, including a five a side football pitch, sand volley court, three clay tennis courts, squash and badminton courts and a climbing wall. There is a fully equipped gym, where you can use a personal trainer or take part in one of the regular fitness sessions or Pilates and Yogalates classes. There is also a sports physio available should you need it as well.

Spa

Winner of the SPA Traveler Award for two years running, the Spa by OCCO is one of the most sought-after on the Dalmatian Coast. The thermal area houses a traditional coal sauna, salt sauna, hammam, aromatherapy steam room, Thalassotherapy spa bath with 252 invigorating power jets and refreshing pool. A special feature is the 18-meter lagoon pool which includes a splashing waterfall and vitality jet loungers beneath the surface. Both the pool and the sun terrace of this Dubrovnik spa overlook the sparkling Adriatic. The Spa offers a range of facial and body treatments. Revitalising with a juice from the fresh juice bar is a popular way to finish off any treatment.

Guest Services

Guest Services are located in each reception and are available to assist all guests to get the most out of their time in Croatia. There is an incredible selection of options available - from hiring cars, chartering boats, booking water taxis or the shuttle bus into Dubrovnik or organized guided excursions to a number of different destinations. It is highly recommended to prebook any excursions as soon as you arrive in the resort as many are very popular.

Swimming pools

The resort has three pools, all of which offer refreshments as well as a pool service - the Marina pool which is for adult use only; the Lemonia pool which has a slide and is heated, ideal for families and the Sunset pool which has a separate children's pool next to it. The Lemonia pool has a bar offering drinks and ice-creams. There is also a large sunbathing area with plenty of deck chairs and parasols for everyone.

Beach

The beach is available for all guests to enjoy. It is a pebble beach with crystal clear turquoise waters. For those guests who prefer not to relax on the sunloungers on the beach, there are sunbathing platforms and jetty's with access into the water along a stretch of the coastline at the resort, all with stunning views of the unspoiled Dalmatian coastline. For an extra charge, there is a VIP section, which offers a waiters service. Sandy beaches are easily accessible by boat from the resort Marina to the island of Lopud opposite (extra charge).

Rosetta Beach & Fun located above the Lemonia Pool have a range of beach equipment, MARES diving equipment as well as sports sets for children to use.

Rosetta Grocery Store

Rosetta grocery store on the promenade is well stocked with quality ingredients and a bakery, so you can create a lovely meal that complements the Adriatic coast.

Rosetta Health & Beauty

Rosetta Health & Beauty is located in the middle of the shopping promenade and offers a wide range of quality products from beauty care to health, vitamins, supplements and baby products. Find everything you may need for a carefree vacation.

Location & Directions

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Sun Gardens is around 11km from Dubrovnik and just 30 minutes from Dubrovnik International Airport.

When to go

The majority of the coastal region, including the city of Dubrovnik, is considered to be a year round destination. The warmest months of the year are July and August, during which time the daytime high temperatures will hover around the low 30°Cs. The coldest months of the year on average are January and February, during which time the daytime highs will be around 12°C. The rainiest months of the year are generally November and December, with the summer months being fairly dry.

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Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation to Sun Gardens or take a look at other properties with a Scott Dunn Explorers kids club

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