16 CENTURY VILLA FILOMENA (BEACH FRONT) IN DUBROVNIK

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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16 CENTURY VILLA FILOMENA (BEACH FRONT) IN DUBROVNIK

Boninovo Villa Rental Photos and Description

5 bedroom historic villa,panoramic sea views,walking distance to Old Town

Sleeps 10 in 5 double bedrooms (4 en suite), a family bathroom. 300 M2, newly renovated, each room air conditioned, large kitchen/breakfast area, living room (fireplace), drawing room, dinning room, cellar, utility room, wireless internet access; mature terraced Mediterranean fruit garden, 100+ M2 stone terraces, 200m from the sea, panoramic views and 5 minutes walk from Dubrovnik Old Town. The property is ideal as an extended family holiday home. Situated next to Saint Peters church with resident nuns, the property is meant for peaceful relaxation, and unsuitable for rowdy holiday makers. Downstairs living room is open plan with a stone fireplace, direct access to the terraces. On the first floor is a large open plan drawing room with an additional sofa bed, as well as two further reading rooms (one on the 1st and one on the 2nd floor) all with sea views. 4 bedrooms have a sea view. As George Bernard Shaw said, “those who seek Paradise on earth should come to Dubrovnik and see it”.

The property is only rented for a minimum period of a week.

The owners will require brief daily access to the premises in order to water the garden and plants and ensure the property is being duly cared for. We aim to keep such visits to times which involve the minimum of inconvenience to our guests and intrusion on their privacy.

Pets must be notified and agreed with the owner in advance.

The owner reserves the right to charge additionally Euro 70 for cleaning after pets and where it is deemed necessary for additional and exceptional cleaning at the end of the stay.

More Details
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome

Barry O'Dwyer

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Speaks french, russian, swedish, german, english
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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

16 Century Villa Filomena (Beach Front) in Dubrovnik
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
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16 Century Villa Filomena (Beach Front) in Dubrovnik
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p419667
Boninovo Dubrovnik
Swindon
4

VILLA FILOMENA

  • 4 of 5
We shared this property with friends when attending a wedding in Dubrovnik, accomodation is tastefully done with the character of the building retained, also spacious, plus with four bedrooms ensuite everyone had a bathroom. Living room and kitchen very sociable with fantasic views out to the ocean , Patio area and great barbecue we soon became a venue to meet with others. Few steps up to villa but then everywhere in Dubrovnik seems to have steps !! We are keen to return to explore the city and surrounding areas again and would have no hesitation in recommending.Villa Filomena to would be visitors.
  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2010
  • Stayed: Sep 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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16 Century Villa Filomena (Beach Front) in Dubrovnik
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p419667
Boninovo Dubrovnik
Austin, TX
5

THE ULTIMATE DUBROVNIK EXPERIENCE

  • 5 of 5
First of all, let me say that the pictures in the listing do not do this villa justice. Upon arrival, my family and I were happily surprised to see that the interior was very recently renovated and looked amazing. In fact, my wife and I stayed at the Imperial Hilton hotel in Dubrovnik (5 star) after our stay at this villa and we thought the villa should deserve at least as many stars, if not 6! The exterior needs a bit of work; however, do keep in mind that this villa is over 400 years old, plus, the breathtaking vistas from most of the rooms and the patio will quickly make you forget about the exterior. The "beach" access is very convenient. Keep in mind, this part of the Dalmatian coast does not have sandy beaches - the beach in front of the villa is rocky and has easy access via public steps built into the cliff all the way down to the water (side note - I would not recommend taking small children down these steps - there is a beach with easier child friendly access down the street from the villa.) My family of 10 adults and 3 small children (ages 2, 3 and 5) were very comfortable - we truly appreciated having 5 and a half bathrooms. We also put the gas barbecue grill in the patio to good use, Texas style! If you have a car, make sure to let the owner know you'll need parking - there is no parking at the villa proper. The owner helped us locate convenient parking close to the villa. We never used our car while staying here - everything is within easy walking distance (old town is about a 10 minute walk down the street and there is a Konzum grocery market within the same distance in the opposite direction.) We had an amazing and wonderful time in Dubrovnik, thanks in great part to this wonderful villa.
  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2010
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children

Map

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Dubrovnik Airport
Nearest Motorway
80 Kilometres
Ploce, toll road being built to Dubrovnik
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
beach
Car: not necessary

50 Metres from beach via a stairway located directly in front of the villa, in the exclusive district of Boninovo. The house is a five minute walk from the delights of Dubrovnik and a 5 minute walk to the ramparts of the Old City of Dubrovnik. Located 7 minutes to the commercial centre of Gruz which contains fresh fish and vegetable markets, and European standard supermarkets. Local buses stop 50 meters from the front gate for access to the ferry port of Gruz for day-trips to the surrounding Dalmatian Islands. A car is not necessary to explore the pedestrianised City of Dubrovnik. Local shops for immediate provisions are a 2 minute walk away. This exclusive property is close to restaurants, historical sites and beaches. It is a 20 minutes drive from the Cilipi Airport.

The exact location can be found on Google Earth.

Other Activities: For details of the Dubrovnik summer festival, historical sites, entertainment and day trips, please see www.dubrovnik-festival.

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Availability & Rates

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Boninovo Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Jul 1 2014 - Jul 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
€4,100
 
 
Aug 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
€4,600
 
 
Sep 1 2014 - Sep 30 2014
7 night minimum stay
€3,900
 

Notes

  • Minimum 1 week stay. The prices are minimum rental rates and subject to variation, depending on the number of guests staying, duration (1 or 2 weeks) and start dates. We aim to be flexible about changeover day, subject to earlier confirmed bookings however Saturday afternoon arrival and to the following Saturday morning departure is preferred. A 50% advanced payment is due upon booking. The balance is due upon arrival as well as Euro 200 refundable cash deposit.

Amenities

Boninovo Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 300 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fireplace
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Iron & Board
  • Sofa Bed
  • Broadband Access
  • Heating
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Pantry Items
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Toaster
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Ice Maker
  • Oven
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - combination tub/shower , bidet , family bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - shower , en suite
    Bathroom 3 - shower , en suite
    Bathroom 4 - shower , en suite
    Bathroom 5 - shower , en suite
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , guest
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , en suite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , en suite
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , en suite
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , en suite
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
  • There are two sofa beds available, one in the living room and the other in the library with could be used for up to 4 additional guests (2 couples).
Entertainment:
  • Radio
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Television
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Balcony
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • playground
  • cinemas
  • bay/sound
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • churches
  • museums
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horseback riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • wind-surfing
  • tennis
Notes:
Villa Filomena has several stone terraces with stunning panoramic sea views and a mature Mediterranean garden. It has traditional limestone flooring throughout the ground floor which has a breakfast bar, living area with a Tuscan fireplace and full dining area. There is a fully equipped utility room in the basement. a change of towels and linen is available in the house.

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