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Located in tranquil and beautiful Central Istria with its micro-climate that boasts over 2700 hours of sunshine annually, this superb detached stone villa with 4 bedrooms all with en-suite facilities and private pool has fabulous views over the surrounding vineyards and olive groves will be ready to rent from June. Balconies and large upstairs terrace areas being accessed from bedrooms for relaxation and additional privacy.
Outside the house is large terraced area and covered outside dining area for 8 persons. Built-in BBQ and external sink. Private 50 sqm salt-water pool complete with highest quality sun loungers, sun umbrellas and tables. Landscaped 1200 sqm private garden with excellent views. Parking for at least 2 vehicles inside gate to villa.
How to get there: 1.Airports: Pula 65 km, Rijeka-Krk 90 km, Trieste 90 km, Venice 190 km, Ljubljana .There are several routes: there is a Ryanair service direct to Pula which gives the shortest transfer of 40 minutes in Istria, Ryanair from Stansted to Trieste (2 hour transfer). Ryan Air flies to Pula from Stansted on Saturdays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from £16.99 each way. There is a number of low cost companies flying to Pula (PUY) from all over Europe. 2. Rent a car – when you know your flight details, we can help you organizing your rent-a car-service. 3. If you are travelling here by car - Motovun is very easy to find and once there you just can't miss the villa's location.
Additional Services: One day return trip to Venice by boat from Porec - we can help you organize a trip - You can rent a mountain bike for around 14 Euro per day (including insurance) and take it on the wonderful 'Parenzana' trail. The trail used to be an old rail road and it goes across vineyards and forests with the tunnels and bridges still preserved.
All bedrooms have en suite facilities and beautiful views. The master bedroom has direct access to a large terraced area overlooking the Butoniga lake and the private pool.
Baby cot available up to request (please note at your request)....moreless
All bathrooms have highest quality Italian tiles and fittings.
There is an additional (to the indoor dining area) outdoor shaded dining area complete with table and chairs for 8 persons for dining al fresco throughout your stay and right alongside the private 50 sqm salt water private pool. The pool is salt-water as it has a special cleansing system that does not require the use of chlorine, making it better for skin and hair and is more effective at keeping unwanted insects and bugs away. Both the indoor dining and lounge areas are in sunken settings, adding to the luxurious feel of the villa. There is also a built-in BBQ with its own food preparation area to avoid having to go back and forth to the villa and a landscaped 1200 sqm private garden to enjoy. Parking for at least 2 vehicles is possible on the property itself. All furniture inside and out is of the highest quality, including the sun loungers and garden furniture....moreless
Prices are in Euro per week. Tourist tax is also payable in advance.This applies to all holidays in Croatia.
For stay shorter than 6 nights in LOW season, cost of one cleaning will be charged.Renters should take out their own cancellation insurance.
Guests should vacate no later than 10 a.m. and arrive no earlier than 4 p.m. You will be greeted on arrival and shown around...
The possibility for reduced rates for periods longer than two weeks are negotiable for the months outside of the Summer months. A refundable damage security deposit of 300 Euro is required on arrival.
A deposit of 30% is required when the booking is made. The 70% balance will need to be paid no later than 8 weeks before departure. It is also possible to pay with Visa/Mastercard+bank comm.
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Vila Monte is superbly positioned to enjoy the delights of privacy and tranquillity but also within easy travel distance of medieval, fortressed towns such as Motovun (unique magical medieval town-monument , famous recently for its world-renowned Film festival), Pula with its Roman amphitheatre built in the 1st century, Livade famous for its truffles, Hum - the smallest town in the world, Groznjan (Jazz festival, Ex tempore exhibition), Rovinj, wineries and thermal spas and many other places that are over 1000 years old. It is also perfectly positioned for easy access to the beautiful Istrian coastline with excellent beaches and fishing villages for wind-surfing, diving etc and with any number of excellent restaurants in all directions. Horseback riding, go-carting, ballooning and biking are also readily available. We can organize one-day boat trip to Venice as well.
Other Activities: Ballooning, hiking, thermal spa, golf-driving range