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Il Palazzo - the Ultimate Historic Waterfront Luxury Accommodation

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Water views from nearly every window


Last updated: 03/03/2014

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Opatija house description

Il Palazzo is the perfect accommodation for those wanting a lavish experience of staying in a classic coastal home on the Adriatic. Originally constructed in the 1700s, Il Palazzo retains all the old-world charm that lets you feel the romance of Europe long ago. To ensure your comfort, Il Palazzo's interior has been renovated with modern European amenities and furnishings - classic styling, modern comfort.

Il Palazzo is located in the quaint seaside village of Volosko. With an active fishing community and small boat harbor, Volosko is pleasantly removed from the hustle and bustle of modern European life, allowing you to soak up the Mediterranean charm. Quaint, however does not mean isolated. Just outside your front door you have access to a handful of waterfront restaurants and cafes. Small convenience stores and shops are located just a couple minutes walk away. A beautiful waterfront stroll will take you to the seaside city of Opatija, and a quick 15 minute drive will bring you to Rijeka. Il Palazzo makes an ideal base for exploring or doing business in the region, while having a wonderful seaside retreat to return to at the end of the day.

Il Palazzo is a large home, which spans 4 levels. A large open-plan living, dining and kitchen area with views over a small harbor provides ample space for entertaining or just relaxing. Two spacious bedrooms each have a large queen bed, while the third bedroom can comfortably accommodate an additional adult. The open-plan loft provides an additional queen size bed plus two sofa beds and full bathroom. All sleeping quarters have water views. An outdoor terrace has ample space for setting up an alfresco meal or sun bathing. Il Palazzo also includes a quiet office retreat, sauna and a wine cellar, which is stocked with a selection of wines for you to enjoy during your stay.

Keywords: House - 1 unit spread in 3 floors

Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 250 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Non Smoking Only
          • Children Welcome
          • Events Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 9-11

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king


          • Bedroom 2: 1 king


          • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single


          • Bedroom 4: 1 king, 2 sleep sofa /futon, 1 baby crib

            this bedroom is basically a loft with separate bathroom...moreless

          • office : 1 sleep sofa /futon


          • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining Area Seats:


          • Child's Highchair
          • Dining
          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Pantry Items
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Dishwasher
          • Kitchen
          • Microwave
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Refrigerator
          • Seating for 8 people


          • Washing Machine
          • Air Conditioning
          • Linens Provided
          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Parking
          • Living Room
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board


          • Television
          • Books
          • Satellite / Cable
          • DVD Player
          • VCR


          • Wireless Internet:

            ADSL conection - fast internet...moreless

          • Telephone
          • Internet

          Pool & Spa

              • Sauna

              Outdoor Features

              • Lanai / Gazebo
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Deck / Patio


              • Adventure
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Spa
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Location & View

                  • Beachfront


                  • Museums
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Hiking
                  • Spelunking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Tennis
                  • Cycling
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Swimming
                  • Surfing
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Whitewater Rafting
                  • Sailing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Live Theater
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Antiquing
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Fishing
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Shopping
                  • Parasailing


                  Write a review 4.6
                  from 8 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Season B
                  Jul 4 - Jul 17, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  €1,540 €5,940
                  Season A
                  Jul 18 - Aug 20, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  €1,610 €6,210
                  Season B
                  Aug 21 - Aug 27, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  €1,540 €5,940
                  Season C
                  Aug 28 - Sep 10, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  €1,470 €5,670
                  Season D
                  Sep 11 - Sep 24, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  €1,400 €5,400
                  Season E
                  Sep 25 - Dec 25, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  €1,330 €5,130
                  Season C
                  Dec 26 - Jan 8, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  €1,470 €5,670
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


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                  100 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Trieste(Italy), Zagreb(Croatia) or Rijeka(Croatia)
                  5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ferry
                  5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Train
                  1 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  50 Metres
                  Nearest Beach
                  house is on the waterfront
                  20 Metres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Kontiki bar - 2 houses away
                  5 Metres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Moho restaurant - just outside our door

                  Car: Recommended

                  Volosko, Opatija and nearby sites

                  Volosko, this little fisherman’s village never lost it’s history and identity. It was first mentioned in 1543 but it’s much older. Volosko is situated at the entrance of Opatija and it offers its visitors a delightful ambient with its small harbor, galleries, family owned bar and restaurants. Besides exploring Volosko and its narrow stone streets, First Class Croatia is advising you to visit the following and whatever you choose, if not all, you will not regret it.

                  UCKA Nature park Ucka Nature Park is characterized by an exceptional variety of features in a comparatively small area. Ucka is probably the only place in the world where one can take a photo of the endemic Ucka or Tommasini bell-flower (Campanula tommasiniana) and one of the European locations where patient bird watchers will be rewarded with impressive glimpse of the Eurasian griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus) or golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos). These species are two outstanding representatives of the ornithological life to be found on Ucka, which includes cca. 100 nesting birds and many other birds that occasionally visit the mountain. You can hike to Ucka on one of many trails as well as drive with the car. Here is more info:

                  PLITVICE LAKES NATIONAL PARK Plitvice lakes are recognized as an astonishing natural monument for the benefit and enjoyment of the people now and for the generations to come. Today, 60 years after its establishment, Plitvice Park continues to provide inspiration for visitors becoming nowadays one of Croatia's biggest attractions. Thousands of people from all over the world visit the Park during summer. They come to find peace and relaxation just to experience something different as a getaway from the city. Hiking is a common activity with organized programs for park visitors, other possible activities include: electric boat and train ride, cycling, skiing and rowing.

                  NEARBY CITIES

                  1. Town of Opatija – elegant tourist destination with a tourism industry dating from 19 century


                  2. Town of Lovran – of all of the places that have developed on the steep eastern slopes of Ucka, Lovran is the oldest.

                  3. City of Rijeka – you will enjoy amazing tour through history if you visit Rijeka and it’s gems, old roman ruins, churches, beautiful center with many coffee shops, open market and busy fisherman’s docs


                  4. First Class Croatia is advising you to visit inland of Istrian peninsula to taste homemade olive oil, great wines and enjoy truffle specialities especially town of Motovun, Groznjan, Oprtalj and of course Rovinj. If you have time visit Brijuni National Park with a boat from Fazana. More info:

                  RESTAURANTS AND BARS (our guests recommended):

                  1. Restaurant Moho, Volosko

                  2. Restaurant Tramerka, Volosko

                  3. Restaurant Skalinada, Volosko

                  4. Restaurant Plavi Podrum, Volosko

                  5. Restaurant Le Mandrac, Volosko

                  HOW TO GET HERE

                  Flight to Croatia: If you are flying to Zagreb – take a A1 highway to Opatija

                  If you are flying to Krk island – take a motorway road to Opatija trough Rijeka

                  If you are flying to Trieste or Venice – take a highway towards Republic of Slovenia (direction of Rijeka) and then cross the Rupa border to enter Croatia.

                  Zagreb airport:

                  Krk airport:

                  Croatian airliner:

                  Venice Airport, Italy

                  Trieste Airport, Italy

                  By train: Croatian Railways

                  By boat: Croatian national ferry/ship company

                  For more info about events, local sites, shopping, beaches, sport clubs please email us or visit Opatija Tourist board web site:


                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2007

                  About: With many years of experience in the rentals business, First Class Croatia has specialized in exclusive rental properties throughout Croatia. All apartments and homes have been individually selected and furnished to ensure a comfortable stay. Each location features a full kitchen, separate living and sleeping areas, all of which have been renovated and equipped with modern amenities. You will have all the luxury you would expect from a first class hotel with all the convenience of being at home.

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                  Speaks: french, german, italian, spanish, english

                  Guestbook comments from the property manager

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                  • Water views from nearly every window

                    Water views from nearly every window

                  • Spacious and light bedroom

                    Spacious and light bedroom

                  • Contemporary Styled Bathroom

                    Contemporary Styled Bathroom

                  • 2nd Spacious and light bedroom

                    2nd Spacious and light bedroom

                  • Stairway to 2nd floor

                    Stairway to 2nd floor

                  • Top floor

                    Top floor

                  • Top floor bathroom

                    Top floor bathroom

                  • Office area

                    Office area

                  • Town of Volosko

                    Town of Volosko

                  • Enjoying wine on the large back terrace

                    Enjoying wine on the large back terrace

                  • Old-World Charm and modern amenities

                    Old-World Charm and modern amenities

                  • View from all windows

                    View from all windows

                  • Dining room

                    Dining room

                  • Top floor

                    Top floor

                  • top floor bathroom

                    top floor bathroom

                  • Sauna


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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, April 09, 2014

                  €190 - €230 per night (EUR)

                  4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 11

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                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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