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Unique spacious sea view apartment with rooftop terrace

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,399 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Sea Front 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment

The apartment has four bedrooms and two bathrooms, a spacious living and dining room with a large fireplace. Two of the bedrooms have queen size beds, the third a double bed, and the fourth bedroom has two twin beds. All the amenities of a home are provided - cotton linens and towels, a dishwasher, coffee maker, and washing machine. The kitchen is fully equipped with all the cooking utensils you need to prepare a delicious meal cooked with fresh fish and vegetables purchased from the local outdoor market. There are also two wonderful bakeries just near Tartini Square.

Wi-Fi and cable TV with English, Slovenian, Czech and German channels are included. Air conditioning units are in the two front bedrooms as well as in the living room. The other two rooms have ceiling fans. The skylights in the living and dining area provide ample sunlight and include shades to filter out the sun when desired.

We have a storage unit at the street level where baby strollers and bikes can be stored during your stay.

There is covered parking in the public garages just outside the town center. Shuttle service is provided from the parking garage to the town center free of charge and runs every 15 minutes. If you enjoy walking, the walk is lovely and relaxing and one of many walks available in the town of Piran.

Cleaning service can be provided.

More Details

Owner
Roman & Kathi Graf
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, czech
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 7, 2017

About Roman & Kathi Graf

Kathi & Roman live in Europe - she's a Californian and he's Czech.

Roman & Kathi Graf purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Roman & Kathi Graf chose Slovenia

We discovered this gem on one of our travels and fell in love with Piran - it got under our skin and we couldn't let go. We loved the landscape - vineyards and olive groves sloping down to the sea and dotted with cypress trees and red tiled rooftops. The old charm of Piran pulled at us - the quiet, cobbled streets, the campanele with the archangel Michael on top of the spire, and the Baroque squares mixed with Venetian architecture. We were drawn to the quiet old fishing village where the people were friendly and the local food fresh and delicious.

What makes this apartment unique

We fell in love with our apartment mostly because it looks onto the marina and sea - and we saw a lot of potential! It was unlike any other apartment we had seen - it is big and spacious and all on one level. The windows are old portholes from ships and add character and unique views along the coast and to the village. We also loved that fact that it is just before the center of town, so walking down to the beach or to the shops and restaurants is easy.

Amenities

Piran Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1399 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Pets are considered. Please request at time of booking.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Sea view with air conditioning and ceiling fan
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Sea view with air conditioning and ceiling fan
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Ceiling fan
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Ceiling fan
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Unique spacious sea view apartment with rooftop terrace
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
Banner Elk, NC
5

Comfortable, spacious, well equipped, convenient

  • 5 of 5

Piran.....the month of May passed far too quickly. The people, the food and of course, the apartment were wonderful. By the second day we felt completely "at home". The apartment is so well equipped and very comfortable. Its location is perfect.....a 5 minute stroll to Tartini Square and has an ever changing view from the roof deck across the harbor. This is the place to stay in Piran, unless you don't like the aroma of baking bread (great bakery right below; so fresh croissants and rolls every morning!!). We didn't want to leave! Thank you so much Roman and Kathi for providing us a wonderful place to stay in beautiful Piran. Bob and Janna, Banner Elk, NC, USA

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great flat

  • 5 of 5

Great location and great spacious apartment, really well equipped.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, large seaside flat.

  • 5 of 5

The flat was beautiful, and impressively large. It has such unique character--exposed beams in the lounge, and functioning porthole windows throughout. The furniture was all stylish and good quality. We could tell it was a well loved and cared for property. There was an amazing fireplace that we didn't wind up using, but it was gigantic.

We loved sitting on the rooftop patio and soaking up the sun and sea views.

Kathi and Roman were quick to reply to our questions and always very pleasant.

A few things to be aware of for a good stay-

1. there is no free car park in the area. The nearby parking garage is currently €17/day, and there's a free bus back to Piran that stops at the flat building. But, we asked a local who showed us some roads in/near Fieso that had free on-street parking. So we left our car there and walked about 1km back to the flat. Our car was fine, but obviously that could have been risky, and some will prefer the security of a car park. (though it seems like a very safe and friendly area). But once at the flat, there is no need for the car. Everything is within walking distance.

2. There are many steps to reach the flat. Almost 3 flights. This was fine for our group, we didn't mind at all because we were rewarded with such beautiful views!! But I did imagine if travelling with my older family members, this flat might not have been a good fit. There aren't steps inside the flat, just to enter.

We loved staying here, and if we make it back to Slovenia, we'd love to return to the flat.

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wow...Unbelievable Stay

  • 5 of 5

From our drive into Piran to stepping into the villa, this is exactly how I hoped our European vacation would begin. Kathi, the owner, was so helpful before our trip to the end. All the instructions were so informatative. We had a family of 8 staying at the villa from ages 9-75. There was so much space and comfort for all. It had everything we needed from 4 comfortable bedrooms, to a large family room with the best couch ever. Every day we walk downstairs to the bakery to get fresh donuts for breakfast. At night, we would head to the huge rooftop patio to watch the sunset for a glass of wine. The villa is in walking distance to everything...shops, restaurants, bars, tons of gelato stands. Coming from the United States, we really appreciated the space and luxury of all the amenities of the apartment including a dishwasher, washer, awesome showers, etc. Thanks, Kathi! We hope to visit again soon.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A wonderful personal property whit stunnning views

  • 5 of 5

When I opened the outdoor first time....the first reaction from all of as was " WOW !!!"

The property and Piran is an awesome package from children to grandparents.

A beautiful village..delicious food...not too many tourists !!! a place where you can relax and just be !!

Regards: family Mäkelä

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

A wonderful property with great views

  • 5 of 5

This property is well maintained and spacious.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
82 Kilometres
Trieste, Italy
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
Piran
Nearest Ferry
150 Metres
Piran
Nearest Golf
5.9 Kilometres
Golf Adriatic, Croatia
Nearest Train
18 Kilometres
Koper, Slovenia
Nearest Motorway
18 Kilometres
Koper, Slovenia
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Piran
Nearest Ski
58 Kilometres
Javornik, Crni Vrh, Slovenia
Nearest Beach
150 Metres
Piran
Car: recommended

Piran is a quaint Venetian fishing village on the Istrian Coast between Italy and Croatia. The rooftop terrace on the apartment looks out onto the Adriatic Sea and across the sea to Venice and the Italian Alps beyond. Fun day trips include wine tasting in Croatia, hiking and swimming in nearby nature reserves, the old stone towns of Groznjan, Rovinj and Motovun, a day in Trieste where you can also enjoy a romantic evening dining on fine Italian cuisine and watch classical performances. There is a ferry service from Piran to Venice that runs from May through September departing early in the morning and returning in the evening. You can choose to spend the day in Venice or stay overnight in this lovely seafront city. Not only is Slovenia known for the Lipizzan horses and Postojna Caves, but also for their small, select wineries where you can enjoy a day of wine tasting and food pairing.

Slovenia is yet to be discovered - river rafting, fishing, hiking, bicycling with winter sports in the Alps are greeted by warm friendly people to make it a memorable holiday.

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Rates & Availability

Piran Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 3 2017 - Sep 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,296
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$153
 

Additional information about rental rates

Security Deposit $217.89
Cleaning Fee $81.71

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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