One of the finest hotels in the Mediterranean, according to the UK’s Sunday Times newspaper, this luxury five-star hotel is situated just a few steps from the UNESCO protected Old Town, overlooking the Adriatic.
The 158 luxurious rooms and suites enjoy stunning vistas of the island of Lokrum and Dubrovnik Old Town. Spectacular views spread from each of the hotel’s four restaurants, panoramic indoor pool and spa area, as well as the Excelsior’s private beach.
The hotel has a long history since it opened in July 1913. As the Excelsior’s reputation spread, many celebrities visited the hotel, Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Margaret, Margaret Thatcher, King Olaf, Vaclav Havel, Edward Kennedy, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Onassis, Francesca von Habsburg with her family, Ivana Trump, Sir Roger Moore, Martin Sheen have all graced its doors.
In 2008, the hotel underwent complete refurbishment, and emerged as one of the most luxurious hotels in the Mediterranean.