Almayer Art & Heritage Hotel warmly welcomes you to Zadar in Croatia. This chic design hotel, inspired by art and named after the Inn in Alessandro Baricco's novel "Ocean Sea", is regarded as one of Croatia's most unique boutique hotels for curious-minded travellers. Its distinctive combination of architecture, art gallery, warm interior design and personalised service radiates the feeling of a well-loved house rather than a classic hotel. Discover why you should include Zadar and Almayer in your Croatia vacation itinerary.
Almayer has various accommodation options in two neighbouring and recently restored heritage buildings. The main hotel building has nine beautifully appointed double rooms, a reception desk, and a restaurant in a verdant Mediterranean garden. In addition, guests seeking a truly unique experience can choose seven luxurious double rooms in the adjacent annexe building. Housed in the palatial Bianchini house, these rooms combine modern comforts, tradition, contemporary design, and balconies with stunning views of the city, park, and sea. Explore our exclusive accommodation options!
Discover our Corte Restaurant and embark on an exquisite gastronomic journey through modern Dalmatian cuisine. Our Executive Chef Klaudio Mrkić will take you on a culinary adventure inspired by the beautiful gardens of the Adriatic coast, above and below sea level. Join us anytime for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, including tea-time and cocktails in the enchanting setting of Almayer’s secret garden. Indulge in the bold flavours of various Mediterranean specialties and international classics, carefully crafted with the creativity and expertise of our chef team.
Enhance the experience of your stay in Almayer with numerous activities and special experiences that our partners and we tailored especially for you. Take home unforgettable memories of your time spent in Dalmatia, Zadar and Almayer.
Staying at Almayer Art & Heritage Hotel is a little like staying in an art gallery. Art, heritage and design are an integral part of Almayer’s experience, environment and culture. After all, there are numerous pieces of original contemporary artworks on display, exhibited in public spaces and rooms, all available for purchase.
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Why Book With Us?
Small boutique hotel
Almayer is a small, independent family-run boutique hotel with just 16 exclusive double rooms and different accommodation options.
Adults-only hotel 14+
Almayer is exclusively reserved for guests aged 14 years and older, providing a sophisticated atmosphere of relaxation and tranquillity.
Design and heritage hotel
Almayer is located in two adjacent and recently lovingly renovated historic buildings, where our passion for heritage, art, and design converge beautifully.
Boasting one of the most desirable locations in the heart of Zadar’s Old Town, Almayer is the perfect base for exploring Zadar and its surroundings.
Best Available Rates
Booking directly with us guarantees you will receive the best available rates, service, personal touch and flexibility with your reservation.
Safe booking process
For your convenience, book directly through our website, via email or by phone, and enjoy a quick, hassle-free, and safe booking process with instant booking confirmation.
Reception desk 24/7
Our 24/7 reception ensures round-the-clock assistance and support, providing unparalleled convenience and peace of mind for all our guests.
All guests staying at Almayer have access to our in-house concierge team, who can help as much or as little as required with every aspect of your stay.
Jealousy hidden in the lush greenery of Almayer’s secret garden, Corte Restaurant is a well-kept culinary secret and one of the best restaurants in Zadar.
Free complimentary drink
As our special treat, every hotel guest choosing to dine at our restaurant for lunch or dinner will enjoy a complimentary glass of local wine or a signature cocktail.
Exclusive use of the hotel
For the ultimate privacy and exclusivity, why not rent the whole house out and turn our beautiful boutique hotel into one of Croatia’s most privileged luxury villas?
Art Sales Gallery
Almayer hosts an ever-changing art sales exhibition featuring artworks of renowned Croatian and foreign artists, thus becoming a real art gallery in addition to the hotel.
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