Dolce Vita - Villa with Private Pool and a Spectacular View in Motovun

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Last updated: 10/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

The villa is situated beneath the Motovun town walls, on the hill dominating the wonderful Mirna river valley. It overlooks the ancient Motovun oak forest rich with truffles, mushrooms of sublime taste, and the slopes where grapes for famous Istrian wines are grown. The interior is spacious (350 m2) and has been beautifully furnished and decorated with attention to details. The villa surroundings, with olive trees and a small vineyard, give complete privacy around the stone decked pool. A covered terrace with a barbecue provides the perfect outside dining area by the pool from where you can enjoy sunsets over the valley. Motovun legends, smells and tastes all came together into a distinct atmosphere that also rubbed off the Dolce Vita. The romantic villa is available for rent all year round.

There's a number of low cost companies flying to Pula (PUY) from all over Europe, and you can hire a car from several companies at the airport. Alternative airports are Rijeka, Trieste, Ljubljana and Venice.

If you are getting here by car - Motovun is very easy to find and once there you just can't miss the villa.

Aditional services: You can rent a mountain bike for around 12 EUR per day (including insurance) and take it on the wonderful 'Parenzana' trail which passes just under the villa. The trail used to be an old railroad and it goes thru vineyards and forests with the tunnels and bridges still preserved.
Cook and cleaning service are available.

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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 350 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered:

    Well behaved pets are welcome on request with an extra 50 euros cleaning charge per week per pet. ...moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 12-14

  • Master suite: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 king


  • Bedroom 3: 2 double


  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 6: 1 double


  • pool tabel room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    140 cm...moreless

  • The Master suit is a two bedroom appartment in side the villa. It includes a master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and a open fireplace, a dining area with a spectacular view and a kitchen. Out the dining area two double doors is a big terrace, partially covered with a small outside fireplace. Over the master suite dining area the stairs will lead you to a open gallery where you'll find the second double bed and a small library....moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • en-suite: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet


  • common 1 floor: toilet, shower


  • en-suite: toilet, shower, bidet


  • en-suite: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet


  • en-suite: toilet, tub, shower, bidet


  • common ground floor: toilet


  • Outdoor Shower by the pool,separate WC to the pool,separate: outdoor shower


  • Only one bedroom doesn't have a dedicated en-suite but a shower room over the hall....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Piano
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Tiled Stove
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator


  • Balcony
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


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from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Season E
Oct 1 - Dec 21, 2016
4 night min stay

Season E
Jan 7 - May 19, 2017
4 night min stay

Season D
May 20 - Jun 16, 2017
7 night min stay

Season C
Jun 17 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

Season B
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
7 night min stay

Season A
Jul 8 - Aug 25, 2017
7 night min stay

Season B
Aug 26 - Sep 1, 2017
7 night min stay

Season C
Sep 2 - Sep 8, 2017
7 night min stay

Season D
Sep 9 - Sep 15, 2017
5 night min stay

Season E
Sep 16 - Dec 21, 2017
4 night min stay

xmas + New Year
Dec 22 - Jan 6, 2018
3 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • No additional mandatory fees


The weekly price includes:

7 nights accommodation, initial cleaning, laundry (once per week linen, two times per week towels), pool maintenance, garden maintenance, gas, water, electricity, tourist tax, registration fee

Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking

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Last updated: 10/27/2016
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65 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
50 Metres
Nearest Barpub
65 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
4 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
18 Kilometres
Nearest Train
18 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
25 Kilometres
Nearest Beach

Car: Recommended

Motovun is a medieval town-monument with a golf course, natural spring wells and spa, horseback riding and a international film festival. Great restaurants, taverns, vineries, cafes are all around the villa. The Adriatic coast is 20min away with the beaches and tourist towns of Porec, Rovinj, Novigrad... 45 min away is Pula and Brijuni islands national natural park. You can even get to Porec on a mountain bike track that runs just under the estate. From Porec you can make a boat trip to Venice. Just over the border a 30min car drive is the city of Trieste with great shopping. This property is a perfect spot in Motovun for large party's. The tasteful lay out, the garden and the breath taking view over the vineyard and the Mirna valley are the star facers of the property. It is definitely one of the best locations in Motovun area. Amenities’ are in a walking distance.

Golf: There is a 6 hole golf course with practice facilities ten minutes drive away. 18 hole courses are further away.


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  • The Villa Dolce Vita

    The Villa Dolce Vita

  • Outside covered dining area

    Outside covered dining area

  • The pool with plenty of sun and natural shade

    The pool with plenty of sun and natural shade

  • The medieval town-monument of Motovun

    The medieval town-monument of Motovun

  • The view

    The view

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