4 Bedroom Istrian Stone Villa with Pool, sleeps 8-10
This delightful stone villa with pool is located within easy access of the historical cities of Vodnjan and Pula. Decorated in a typical country style with partially exposed stone walls and oak beamed ceilings, the villa would suit a large family/two families travelling together or couples/friends who wish to experience the peace and quiet of rural Istria yet be within easy reach of historical cities and beaches.
Guests enter the property from a country road and into a driveway from where the main entrance door leads into a hallway which contains a downstairs shower room. A door from the hallway leads into a brightly decorated lounge which contains an Istrian stone fireplace. An archway from the lounge leads into a well equipped open-plan country kitchen-dining room. Stairs from the kitchen lead to the first floor which contains two double bedrooms with en-suite shower rooms, a further double bedroom and separate family shower room. The second floor contains a twin (attic) room featuring two additional pull-out beds. French doors from the lounge lead out into a courtyard garden which features a summer kitchen and outdoor eating area and a short pathway down the side of the summer kitchen leads to the swimming pool.
Car hire is recommended. In Vodnjan guests will find a grocery shop and a small selection of restaurants. Areas of interest within the region include the Medieval Hill top towns of Motovun and Groznjan as well as the seaside towns of Porec, Rovinj and Vrsar. A little nearer, the Brijuni islands, the Roman amphitheatre in Pula and a day trip to Venice are all recommended excursions that are available from this area.
- Distance to beach10 km
- Nearest airportPula
- Distance to airport10 km
- Nearest townVodnjan
- Distance to town7km
- Details on nearest shopsGrocery shop
- Distance to nearest shops7 km
- Distance to nearest restaurant7 km
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- Sleeps in bedrooms: 8
- Sleeps total (includes sleeping capacity on sofa/extra beds): 10
- Minimum stay: 5 nights for all dates
- Arrival days: Any day arrivals for all dates
- Check-in: 15:00-19:00
- Check-out: 11:00
- Built: 1906
- Last renovated: 2004
- Area: 170m2
- Pool: open mid-April to late October.
- Frequency of linen/towel change: Weekly
- Car park: Space for 2 cars.
- House pets allowed (on request)
- Sun deck
- Air-conditioning (some of the rooms): Air-conditioning in all bedrooms
- Cot/crib (available on request)
- Pool size: 42m2
- Pool private to the property
- Fire place
- Table tennis
- Washing machine
- Satellite TV
- DVD player
- Furniture in terrace/balcony/garden: Sun loungers, table, dining table and benches.
- Kitchen table
- Lounge/living room
- Information on bedrooms: 2 additional pull-out beds in twin bedroom.
- Number of double bedrooms: 3
- Total number of bedrooms: 4
- Number of twin bedrooms: 1
- All bathrooms have toilets
- Number of bathrooms with shower: 4
- Total number of bathrooms: 4
Information on Location
- Distance to beach: 10 km
- Driving time to nearest beach: 10 minutes
- Nearest airport: Pula
- Distance to airport: 10 km
- Nearest town: Vodnjan
- Distance to town: 7km
- Details on nearest shops: Grocery shop
- Distance to nearest shops: 7 km
- Distance to nearest restaurant: 7 km
- Distance from the sea: 10 km
- Distance from the center: 7 km
- Car recommended
- In countryside
- Provision of linen/towels
- Pet fee: €10 per pet, per day (payable locally).
- The following must be produced on arrival: €400
Pricing & availability:Price bandsProperty per night
02 May - 23 May£ 132.00 23 May - 30 May£ 160.00 30 May - 20 June£ 187.00 20 June - 27 June£ 223.00 27 June - 11 July£ 250.00 11 July - 22 Aug.£ 323.00 22 Aug. - 29 Aug.£ 250.00 29 Aug. - 05 Sept.£ 223.00 05 Sept. - 26 Sept.£ 187.00 26 Sept. - 03 Oct.£ 150.00Prices are in UK Pounds (£)
*Rental prices do not include Residence Tax: £ 0.92 (per person per night)
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Pricing is calculated per property per night in GBP Sterling. Many destinations also require tourist tax to be paid. Tourist tax starts from approximately £1 per adult per night, and £0.50 per night per child aged 12-17 at time of travel. If tourist tax is applicable to the destination you are travelling to, this will be shown in the booking process. For tourist tax payable at time of booking, the cost will be added to your subtotal. For tourist tax payable locally, the cost will be shown at time of booking and on documentation.
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The village was lovely.
Stayed May 2008
Johanna and the owner were very friendly and helpful. Johanna recommended us beautiful places to go and see. She was amazing representative. We loved her for her professional manner.
I have got few comments for you. I was strongly disappointed as swimming pool haven't had a jacuzzi as per your page specification. When we arrived at the villa we were looking for it everywhere until the agent said there's no jacuzzi at the place. This misleading information is still on your page therefore I will recommend to remove that from the below page: www.croatianvillas.com/accommodation/istrian-villa-pool-is027#BookOnline Built : 1906 Last Renovated : 2004 Area : 170 Sqm Frequency of Linen/towel Change : Once a week Maximum No. Cars : 2 Pool Size : 10m x 5m Pool Comments : Pool + Jacuzzi Pool open 15 April - 31 Oct Also we had mice in the house and you could find a droppings all over the kitchen dishes which was quite uncomfortable. We found few scorpions in the rooms upstairs and I would strongly recommend to warn all families with little babies staying at the villa. Last thing we had an owl at the property on the last day which made our stay quite uncomfortable as we couldn't even finish our breakfast and we left the property rushing.
Impressed with:Nice people, amazing food and great beaches.
Not impressed with: Scorpions,
Recommend: I would recommend all to go to Rovinj, Porec.
Comments. Jacuzzi has been removed. Since the guest stay, our own team have stayed at this villa and have not found any evidence of rodents. As in other Mediterranean destinations, Scorpions do exist in Istria although they are not common to see and are of the non-venomous variety. Owls are harmless and we are sorry to read you were alarmed by them.
Stayed August 2014