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Lapad

Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Ranked #14 of 60 attractions in Dubrovnik
Type: Neighborhoods, Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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South Africa
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Loved the Lapad area. Lots of hotels, restaurants, beautiful beaches. Lovely walkway from the beach along the seaside. Had nice dinner there in the evenings, lots of things to do for people with small children as well.

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glasgow, scotland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

This is a lovely place to stay with easy access to the old town. There is a good selection of bars and restaurants and the bay is very pretty.

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Oslo, Norway
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59 reviews 59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW

Away from the tourist trap at the old city you can find Lapad. The more quiet and relaxing area where there are plenty of opertunities to walk around and have a look. We lived at Hotel Lapad and it was 20 minutes walk from the beach and 5-15 minutes from decent places to eat.

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

If you don't want to be in the hustle and bustle of Dubrovnik's Old Town, Lapad is great as it is quieter but still has plenty of restaurants, bars, cafe's and beaches to enjoy. There is always a relaxed, friendly air about the place. It's a charming and stunning destination, and only 10 mins bus ride to the Old Town... More

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Bern, Switzerland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

It is a very beautiful beach with places the stay, eat and have fun. There are activities for younger children as well as adults. Lots of choices from fancy restaurants to fast food to eat. Nice cafes on the cliff with sea view. Easy to travel from the old town and easy to hire a sunbed and umbrella. The sea... More

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West Calder, United Kingdom
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14 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I think Lapad makes a good holiday destination in its own right. There is an excellent bus service to the Old Town, it is walking distance to the harbour and there is a very good walkway right round the peninsula. plenty of activities for children and prices for meals and coffees etc. tend to be cheaper than Old Town.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We have just returned from Lapad, lovely area, much quieter than the Old Town but worth staying here as it is easy to get to Old Town, but nice to return to quieter bars and restaurants

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Top Contributor
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Take a stroll down by the port to take in a great view. There's a few restaurants and cafes here and there, but the walk is refreshing. It's about 45 minutes to the city center, and if it's nice, definitley do it!

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Denmark
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Very nice Water and Beach - remember to bring drinks and towel/inflatable mattras yourself as rental of sunbeds and drinks are ripp-offs out there...

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Leeds
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3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Just a 10 minute drive by bus to the centre of Dubrovnik. You can stay near the lovely harbour, full of yachts and see all the cruise chips berthing there or stay overlooking the sea where there is a lovely promenade going down to the beach, with cafes, restaurants and bars with a lovely park and childrens play area. There... More

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