Win A Workation

Sun Gardens and Sally from Navi Savi

Navi Savi and Sun Gardens

A winning combo! Sally Bunnell with Iva Svetac and Vesna Jurica Market at Sponza Palace on the opening night of the Work. Place. Culture. Conference. See the winning team’s interview on Total Croatia News.

Sally Bunnell of Navi Savi

Sally Bunnell of Navi Savi

Sally Bunnell, CEO of Navi Savi, presented her team and their stay at Sun Gardens on Day 1 of the Work. Place. Culture. Conference. Special thanks to the team at Sun Gardens Dubrovnik for such a warm welcome and the team’s workation experience.

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Entries were open 15 March – 15 April 2022

As part of Work. Place. Culture. Conference, the Dubrovnik Tourist Board is launching its official pilot workation program, in partnership with Saltwater and Sun Gardens Dubrovnik. One team will win a 5 star stay, welcome dinner, tours, coworking and will present at Work. Place. Culture. Conference. 

5 Star Accommodation, Welcome Dinner, Tours and Custom Team Workshop

The winning team will enjoy a 1 week stay (between 1 and 9 May 2022) at the 5 Star Sun Gardens Dubrovnik and have the chance to partake of a specialty workshop – strategy planning, team building, wellbeing and leadership are among the options available. The all star team will also present at the Work. Place. Culture. Conference on 5-7 May 2022. See terms and conditions.


Read the Terms & Conditions.

Pick your team (up to 4).

Record your video entry (up to 90 seconds). Upload online and copy the URL.

Answer the entry form and submit your entry.

Travel to/from Dubrovnik is at your cost. Prize includes a 7 night stay at Sun Gardens Dubrovnik – with breakfast, workshop, fitness centre and coworking.

Pick your team (up to 4). Any other guests or team members are welcome, but with paid supplement. You’ll also present at the Work. Place. Culture. Conference 5-7 May 2022!

Your video must include your name, company, what you do and your reason for applying. Upload online and copy the URL.

Check out Sun Gardens Dubrovnik while you await the winner announcement. See terms and conditions.

Sun Gardens Residence 2 Bedroom
Sports Centre
Sun Gardens Pool

The winning team will stay in 2 x2 bedroom residences. Each bedroom has a kingsize bed and ensuite with shared living area.

Enjoy free access to the sports centre – with gym and facilities, and free access to group trainings such as functional training or pilates.

Laze by one of the pools overlooking the Adriatic sea, or access the spa centre – with indoor swimming pool, gym, saunas, jacuzzi, relaxation area (massages and treatments additional).


The winning team will choose a custom workshop across these themes:

  1. Wellbeing 
  2. Productivity
  3. Leadership
  4. Strategic Planning 
  5. Adventure Based Team Building
  6. Content Creation (Photography, drones, video)
  7. Learn to sail
  8. Cooking class
  9. Marketing, Branding or PR
Meet the Judging Panel

Our judging panel consists of a representative from the Dubrovnik Tourist Board, Sun Gardens Dubrovnik, Digital Nomad Association (DNA) Croatia, Total Croatia News and Saltwater Nomads (chair of the judging committee).

Joining the judging panel will be the event MC and Leadership Workshop host Anna Traylor from Twine. We have a guest judge, speaking at Work. Place. Culture. Conference, digital nomad guru Dean Kuchel.

Like all good things in life, terms and conditions apply.


Book A Workation or Workshop

Sun Gardens Dubrovnik are offering a workation packages for SPECIAL rates, for bookings up to 24 May, 2022.

Stay in a 1 bedroom sea view residence for 150 EUR for single use 160 EUR double use, including breakfast. Minimum 6 night stay.

Saltwater Nomads offer a range of workshops from 1-24 May in wellbeing, productivity, leadership, content creation and team building.

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Signs you need a workation

  • Work From Home Burn Out
  • Isolation from your team
  • Ready for a reward