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Stunning Alpine Apartments in Heart of Bovec Village by the Soca River - 3rd Floor Gallery

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Last updated: 07/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:No
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  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bohinj apartment description

The two modern, bright and spacious self-catering apartments are located in the heart of the village of Bovec, at the foot of Mt Kanin, Mt Rombon, Mt Mangart and at the gateway to the Julian Alps. The apartments which together sleep up to 10 people are comprehensively furnished to a very high standard & offer stunning views across the Triglav National Park. A compact mountain resort, Bovec has a great range of welcoming cafes, bars and restaurants all within 5 minutes walk from the accommodation. You will also find a grocery shop, a bakery, fruit stall and a Gelaterie all within 1 minute walk from your front door. Whether you want to be lively and energetic or just take things easy and relax, Vila Bovec caters for all age groups. The apartments provide a quiet and peaceful place to rest, whilst you have the facilities and energy of Bovec village right on your doorstep. Both apartments come with towels and bedding, as well as all of the kitchen/bathroom utensils/facilities you would expect from a self catered apartment. Each apartment also comes with its own large secure storage room on the ground floor – these are great for storing all kinds of sporting equipment including skis, snowboards, bikes, watersports equipment etc...

3rd Floor Gallery Apartment (sleeps 6)

The newly constructed 67sq.m. apartment offers three large bedrooms, all tastefully furnished. The living area and 2 bedrooms on level 1 have very high ceilings throughout creating a spacious feel. The 3rd bedroom is upstairs from the main living area. There is a large double bed in the master bedroom and the upstairs gallery room, with twin beds in the other double bedroom. There is a double sofa, along with 2 dinner tables (with 8 seats) in the living area. Wardrobes, Drawers in each room provide plenty of storage space for each guest. The apartment offers a modern fully fitted kitchen, washing machine, iron & board.

1st Floor Balcony Apartment (sleeps 4)

The newly constructed apartment offers two bedrooms, both tastefully furnished. There is a double bed in the master bedroom, with twin beds in the second double bedroom. There is also a very large double sofa bed in the living area, along with dinner table and chairs for 4 people. The apartment offers a modern fully fitted kitchen, washing machine, iron & board. The apartment is very bright and spacious with high ceilings throughout. Leading from the living area is a magnificent 29 sq.m. balcony with long wooden table and chairs that looks out towards stunning scenery in the Triglav National Park and Soca Valley.

3rd Floor Gallery: Bohinj Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 403132ha

The newly constructed apartment has 3 bedrooms, equipped with a double bed in the master and Gallery rooms, and twin beds in the second bedroom. There is a double sofa bed in the main living room and a stairway connecting to a 3rd mezzanine gallery bedroom. There is a fully fitted modern kitchen, washing machine, Iron and board. The main living area is fitted with a TV, DVD, CD player. Towels and linen are provided. For more information revert to our own personal website link below.

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 67 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Children Welcome
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Entertainment

          • DVD Player
          • Television
          • Radio
          • Stereo
          • CD Player

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Sports & Activities

          Attractions

          • Churches
          • Library
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Ruins
          • Waterfalls

          Leisure Activities

          • Walking
          • Horseback Riding
          • Scenic Drives
          • Sledding
          • Bird Watching

          local services and businesses

          • Massage Therapist
          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries

          Location Type

          • Mountain
          • Village

          sports and adventure activities

          • Skiing
          • Golf
          • Mountain Biking
          • Mountaineering
          • Paragliding
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Hiking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Rafting
          • Spelunking
          • Whitewater Rafting
          • Cycling
          • Fishing

          catering options

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Heating
              • Linens Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Sofa Bed
              • Towels Provided

              Kitchen

              • Grill
              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Refrigerator
              • Freezer
              • Stove
              • Oven
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Early Summer
              Jun 1 - Jul 25
              2 night min stay
              £72
              Summer
              Jul 26 - Aug 31
              2 night min stay
              £85
              Late Summer
              Sep 1 - Sep 30
              2 night min stay
              £72
              Autumn
              Oct 1 - Dec 12
              2 night min stay
              £64
              Xmas
              Dec 13 - Dec 26
              2 night min stay
              £72
              New Year
              Dec 27 - Jan 3
              5 night min stay
              £85
              Winter
              Jan 4 - Mar 31
              2 night min stay
              £72
              Spring
              Apr 1 - May 31
              2 night min stay
              £64
              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              £72

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Pet Fee £0
              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              Tourist tax/Registration of €2 per adult per night (€1,6 for U17, €nil for U7) is payable when you check in at reception, along with a €30 end cleaning fee


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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              Location

              95 Kilometres
              Nearest Airport
              Trieste, Klagenfurt, Venice, Ljubljana
              35 Kilometres
              Nearest Train
              Moste Na Soci, Tarvisio
              50 Metres
              Nearest Barpub
              Several in Village
              1 Kilometres
              Nearest Ski
              Kanin / Sella Nevea
              50 Metres
              Nearest Restaurant
              Several in Village

              Car: Necessary

              Bovec is a paradise for nature lovers and the outdoor enthusiast. It is a charming and picturesque village nestled below the Julian Alps in the heart of the beautiful Soca Valley. The mountain range on the western side of the valley represents the Italian border. An alpine centre within Slovenia’s famous Triglav National Park, home to many mountains rising to 2500m. Bovec offers a wide variety of tourist activities throughout the year and has many sports agencies for those that like outdoor pursuits.

              Vila Bovec is the perfect base in the heart of this small village. There is a great range of welcoming cafes, bars and restaurants all within 2 minutes walk from the accommodation. Direct flights (including Ryanair, Easyjet, Adria Airlines), run to Trieste (95km) & Venice (175km) in Italy, Klagenfurt (95km, Austria) and Ljubljana (135km, Slovenia)

              Winter Sports: Kanin-Sella Nevea ski resort is accessible from Bovec village and is the only resort in Slovenia that extends above 2000m. Kanin is connected to the Italian resort of Sella Nevea, providing a combined 40km of pistes, with an altitude range of 1140-2300m and an excellent snow record the season can last from December until early May. Facilities on the slopes include ski and boot rental, ski school, restaurants and bars. The Cable car to Kanin mountain runs directly from Bovec village. The possibilities for skiing extends over 3 nations, Italy, Austria and Slovenia. The wider ski area includes 7 villages and towns, not all linked by ski runs, but very close to each other so that it is possible to reach any of the ski resorts in short day trips. Tarvisio (Italy) is the nearest larger ski area, 30mins drive from Bovec. Many of the multi day ski passes include access to other local resorts. Each apartment offers its own large secured storage cupboard for ski/boarding equipment on the ground floor. Other winter sports in the valley include, Ice Climbing, Snowshoeing, Mountaineering, Ski Touring and Sledging.

              Bovec is the adventure sports capital of Slovenia. In particular Bovec and the Soca River are a mecca for watersports including white water rafting, canoeing, kayaking, hydrospeed. Other popular activities run by a number of outdoor agencies in the village include, canyoning, rock climbing, sky diving, paraglyding, trekking. In 2012 Slovenia’s largest zip wire park opened in Bovec – 2.4km long split between 4 wires (soon to be extended).

              Go hiking, mountaineering or rock climbing – there is a vast array of walking opportunities to be had, where mighty mountain peaks weave together with sheep and goat pastures criss-crossed with trails, streams, rivers, and waterfalls to make some wonderful scenery. Walking/Trekking paths throughout this part of Slovenia are well established and well marked. The So?a Valley and the Julian Alps offers something for everyone – from easy valley walks and rougher forest trails to multi-day hut to hut walks, and high-mountain protected routes, some of which require Alpine mountaineering experience. There are many climbing opportunities throughout the soca valley, From the 1000m vertical limestone walls above Log Pod Mangratom to the numerous short sport routes. There are plenty of crags, both protected and unprotected at all grades and for all abilities throughout the valley.

              The Bovec area is interwoven with mountain tracks, trails and roads; a paradise for mountain biking. Numerous biking trails, which as a rule lead across the most beautiful spots of the Bovec area, offer pleasant experiences to both recreational and mountain bikers. Recreational bikers will be carried away by easy, joyfully organised trails with minor elevation changes, while the more experienced will be fascinated by the diverse terrain trails leading through shady forests and nearby rivers and streams. Downhill-Kanin Mountain Bike Park, open 365 days a year, accessible from the Bovec-Kanin cable car, divided into 3 stages, there is something for both the Novice and the extreme downhill riders. If you prefer the roads then from Bovec there are many options. A day ride from Bovec may take you across the Italian and Austrian borders, past the beautiful lakes of Bohinj and Bled (via the mountain train), down the Soca valley or up the highest mountain pass in Slovenia Vrši? (1611 m) and onto Kranjskja Gora.

              Spectacular day trips include driving (or cycling) the high panoramic mountain road that runs from Bovec, through the stunning Trenta Valley and across the Vrsic Pass at 1611m, then down to Kranjska Gora. The terrain is steep and the views over the Triglav National Park are beautiful. You can also drive down the valley and take the car/passenger train through the Triglav mountain range to Lake Bohinj and Lake Bled. The train journey takes 45minutes and is an incredible experience in itself.

               

              Owner info

              About the owner: Mum & Dad, joined forces with eldest son (& family) and middle son to buy the 2 apartments at Vila Bovec.

              Why the Owner Chose Bohinj:
              We bought the apartments back in 2010, shortly after the Vila Bovec development was completed. We had fallen in love with Bovec village during previous holidays to the area, and we decided to buy the two apartments primarily because of the perfect location, a stones throw from the village centre, but with incredible views of the valley and mountains. We all visit the area several times a year - to trek, climb, cycle, ski, explore, eat, drink, rest etc.....Bovec is also a mecca for watersports enthusiasts, with the soca river close by


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              Photos

              • Large Balcony with spectacular views

                Large Balcony with spectacular views

              • Gallery apartment

                Gallery apartment

              • Kayaking the Soca River

                Kayaking the Soca River

              • Vila Bovec apartments

                Vila Bovec apartments

              • One of many local waterfalls

                One of many local waterfalls

              • Balcony apartment

                Balcony apartment

              • Balcony Double Bedroom

                Balcony Double Bedroom

              • Balcony apartment

                Balcony apartment

              • Gallery bedroom

                Gallery bedroom

              • Kanin (Bovec) ski slopes

                Kanin (Bovec) ski slopes

              • Villa Bovec apartments

                Villa Bovec apartments

              • Bovec Village - 1minute walk from Vila Bovec

                Bovec Village - 1minute walk from Vila Bovec

              • Balcony apartment

                Balcony apartment

              • Cycling trails around Bovec

                Cycling trails around Bovec

              • Trek from Bovec: Kanin Prestreljenik Window

                Trek from Bovec: Kanin Prestreljenik Window

              • View from private balcony

                View from private balcony

              • Twin Bedroom

                Twin Bedroom

              • Gallery apartment

                Gallery apartment

              • Gallery living area

                Gallery living area

              • Bovec in winter: 1min walk from Vila Bovec

                Bovec in winter: 1min walk from Vila Bovec

              £64 - £85 per night (GBP)
              4

              3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

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              Minimum stay: 2-5 nights
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