Upper Carniola Chalet Rental Photos and Description
Self catering accommodation, in a great location, just 25 mins from airport
The Chalet is just 25min drive from the airport and is located in a hillside hamlet 620m above the Medieval town of Kamnik. It has great views of the limestone peaks of the Kamniske Alps and is surrounded by beautiful Alpine countryside. The traditional chalet-style accommodation comprises a large 1st floor bedroom with balcony sleeping four. The downstairs bedroom sleeps two. The living-room has a corner sofa and woodburner for those cosy evenings in. The galley-style kitchen is well equipped. Outside is a large terrace with comfortable seating plus seating for alfresco dining. There is garden on all sides and a barbecue. The basement has laundry facilities and ample storage for skis, etc. With compact but comfortable accommodation, the chalet is ideal as a tranquil all- year-round retreat to 'get away from it all', for a romantic break, Skiing holiday, or a central base within easy reach of all Slovenia's main attractions.
In and around Kamnik:: The chalet is in a tranquil hilltop location above the delightful medieval town of Kamnik.
There is plenty of garden and outdoor space to enjoy the beautiful alpine setting of the chalet and there are several very enjoyable walks starting directly from the chalet taking in forests, alpine meadows, the quaint local villages, spectacular views of the mountains and overlooking the whole of the Ljubljana basin.
The local town of Kamnik has an excellent choice of restaurants, café bars and shops.
This atmospheric little town, with its baroque architecture, narrow streets full of character , castles and churches is a popular choice for visitors, the tourist information office is located in the centre of town along with numerous tempting pavement cafes and bars to enjoy coffee, ice cream or a leisurely lunch.
Another local must-see is the high mountain pasture plateau of Velika Planina 1600m above sea level, the best-preserved herdsmen settlements in Europe, reached by cable-car ride
Activities:: When the snow falls this area is a winter wonderland, with the local ski resort of Krvavec...one of Slovenias most popular ski resorts only around 9 miles from the chalet. The gondola also operates in the summer, taking paragliders, bikers and walkers.
Other local activities include walking and trekking on beautiful alpine trails for all ages and abilities along rivers, gorges, waterfalls, mountains and forests. Road and mountain biking are also very popular with recommended routes available, paragliding, fishing and horse riding.
Slovenia has so much to offer as a holiday destination, from it's friendly people, beautiful alpine scenery, the idyllic lakes of Bohinj and Bled, the Adriatic coast and world famous Postojna and Skocjan caves to the vibrant capital of Llubljana . The superb range of activities and experiences for all ages makes this is a country visitors fall in love with and revisit again and again. For more information please CONTACT US FOR OUR WEBSITE.
Day Trips: Six of the best!: LAKES BLED AND BOHINJ: The beautiful lakes and tourist attractions surrounding them.
POSTOJNA CAVES: UNESCO World attraction:An electric train takes you deep underground to see the natural formations and creatures of these spectacular caves.
THE SOCA VALLEY: Follow the road beside the Jade-green river as it meanders through breathtaking scenery with plenty of opportunity for water sports or to stop for a lazy lunch at one of the many small towns or villages.
SKOFJA LOKA:This pretty medieval town is a must see for anyone interested in architecture and history.
LJUBLJANA: Visit the vibrant Capital for the daily open air market The city Castle reached by funicular railway, museums, riverside cafe-bars and restaurants and countless other attractions that the city has to offer.
KOPER, PIRAN and PORTOROZ (port of roses) : Slovenias Adriatic coastline, Where Slovenia meets with Italy. Try the best of both countries with Italian influenced cuisine and the views of the Adriatic sea.
- unsuitable for elderly or infirm
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- non smoking only
- children welcome
Guestbook comments from the owner
Sunny days, lovely walks, great views, little tourism.
A good holiday.
Liz, Otmar, Tom.