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SAVE €200! Luxury 4-bedroom Villa (sleeps 10) near Opatija, 10 mins to beaches

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,937 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms. 3 Bathrooms. Sleeps 10. Sea Views. Private Gardens. 10 Mins to Sea.

Villa Amelie is a beautiful 4-bedroom detached home sleeping 10 people occupying a secluded hillside setting just above the seaside town of Opatija on Croatia's exclusive Kvarner Riviera.

Downstairs is a large lounge with sea views, widescreen TV, VCR, DVD, stereo & sofas. The lounge leads straight into a bright & airy open-plan kitchen/dining room with stunning sea views. All mod cons provided including fridge/freezer, oven, hob and dishwasher. Fourth bedroom (a double with sea view) is located downstairs as well as a downstairs toilet/cloakroom, entrance hall & laundry room.

Outside is a large sun terrace with lovely sea views. Guests can dine al fresco - barbecue, outdoor dining table & chairs provided. Guests have use of loungers & chairs for sunbathing in the 2 large gardens. There's plenty of private parking.

Upstairs is a beautiful master bedroom with private balcony, amazing sea views, en-suite bathroom and walk-in closet. There are 2 other double bedrooms - 1 with sea views and the other with hillside views. There's also a family bathroom with full-size bath tub & shower.

ATTRACTIONS:

SEA:

When you've done enough relaxing on the beautiful beaches, why not try .....

scuba diving, big game fishing, jet skiing, water-skiing, pedalos, sea kayaking, para-sailing or boat excursions.

GASTRONOMY:

There's a huge choice of excellent local restaurants. This part of Croatia is renowned for its fresh seafood.

Or, if you fancy staying in and hosting your own dinner party, we can even arrange a chef to come and cook some local specialties for you in the villa.

NIGHTLIFE:

Opatija offers many great places to spend the evening including bars and restaurants with live music, open-air films & concerts, casinos, discos and more. The city of Rijeka has an even more extensive choice of nightlife.

TENNIS:

Clay tennis courts are available for hire a short drive away in Rukovac. Take a private lesson with the club professional, or even enter a tournament!

GOLF:

Istria has a 6-hole course & driving range near Motovun, Istria. Full-size courses can be found in Pula and on the island of Veli Brijun in Brijuni.

WALKING, HIKING, CYCLING:

There are plenty of local walks, paths, trails and lanes with beautiful scenery for you to enjoy.

Walk or cycle along kilometre after kilometre of marked trails on nearby Ucka.

Wander along country lanes through sleepy villages.

Or explore one of many marked paths down to the coast.

There's even a secret woodland walk down from Villa Amelie to Opatija that most of the locals don't know about!

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GETTING HERE:

Direct non-stop flights (budget, scheduled. charter) available to 5 airports within easy reach of Villa Amelie:

Rijeka Airport RJK - 35 mins away - 43km

Ryanair, Croatia Airlines, Air Berlin, Malmo Air, Norwegian, Smartlynx, Tyrolean, Vip Wings

Pula Airport PUY - 60 mins away - 81km

AeroSvit, Air Mediterranee, Atlant Soyuz, Austrian Air, Belavia, Croatia Airlines, Europe Airpost, Flyglobespan, Germanwings, Jat, KMV, KrasAir, Monarch, Polet, Rossiya, Ryanair, Samara Air, SAS, Transaero, Thomsonfly, Trade Air, Transavia, Ukraine Air, Ural Air, VIM

Trieste Airport TRS - 90 mins away - 106km

Air Dolomiti, Alitalia, AirOne, Belleair, Jat, Lufthansa, Ryanair

Ljubljana Airport LJU - 1hr 45mins away - 131km

Adria Air, Air France, Austrian Air, Brussels Air, Czech Air, Easyjet, Jat, LOT, Lufthansa, Montenegro Air, SAS, Swiss, Turkish Air

Zagreb Airport ZAG - 2hrs away - 187km

Aeroflot, Air France, Austrian Air, Croatia Airlines, Czech Air, Easyjet, Germanwings, Lufthansa, Malev, Norwegian, Spanair, TAP, Turkish

More Details

Owner
Al
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian, Croatian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 12, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Notre séjour en Croatie au mois d'août nous a ravis. Nous avons apprécié le charme et la propreté de cette superbe villa, très bien équipée. Nous avons passé d'excellentes soirées en terrasse. Villa Amélie est située dans un endroit calme et paisible , un peu difficile d'accès, mais avec une vue magnifique sur la cote d'Opatija et Icici. Les activités ne manquent pas: nous conseillons la journée en mer avec escales sur les îles de Krk et Cres; le restaurant Galeb à Icici (agneau et cochon de lait à la broche); les chutes de Plivitce et les très beaux villages d'Istrie. Merci à Iva et Al pour leur gentillesse et excellent accueil.
Aug 2013
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Amenities

Veprinac Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1937 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Ensuite Bathroom - toilet , shower , bidet
    Family Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Downstairs Cloakroom - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 4 twin/ single
  • Baby cot available on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
High chair available on request. Weekly cleaning service included. Bathroom towels, bed sheets, linens all included. Smoking outside only.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
5

Wundervolles Haus in guter Lage mit traumhaftem Ausblick

  • 5 of 5

Wir verbrachten eine Woche im Juli mit 7 Personen in Villa Amelie in Veprinac. Schon der erste Eindruck war hervorragend. Das Haus ist sehr gepflegt, liebevoll eingerichtet und dekoriert. Alle Zimmer bieten ausreichend Platz. Von der schönen Terasse, dem Balkon und den meisten Zimmern hat man einen traumhaften Ausblick auf das Meer, Ičići und auch (seitlich) die Berge. Das Haus liegt absolut ruhig. Zu den Stränden und Städten sind es aber nur wenige Kilometer, ca. 10 bis 15 Minuten zu fahren. Wir bevorzugten eine kleine Bucht bei Medveja, da die Strände in Ičići und Opatija zu dieser Zeit sehr voll waren. Die Verkehrsanbindung ist auch günstig für Ausflüge. Wir waren zum Beispiel in Grožnjan, dem Wasserpark Istralandia, mit der Fähre auf Cres und im nahen Učka-Gebirge. Die Abende genossen wir auf der Terasse. Auch den Kindern (5,11 und 13) gefiel der Aufenthalt sehr.

Der Kontakt zu den Vermietern Al und Iva war sehr nett und lies keine Fragen offen.

Ein Hinweis zum Abschluss: bei der Anreise ist es ratsam sich vom Vermieter noch eine detailierte Beschreibung geben zu lassen, da das Haus etwas versteckt, aber eben wunderschön, liegt. Die letzten Meter dürften für tiefergelegte Autos schwierig werden, für normale Wagen ist der Abschnitt aber kein Problem.

Zusammengefasst kann man sagen: Wir kommen gern wieder!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Vielen Dank für die netten Kommentare. Ich bin froh, dass Sie so einen schönen Urlaub hatten. Wir würden dich lieben, wieder zu kommen. Bis bald hoffen wir.
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5

Exceeded all our expectations!

  • 5 of 5

Clean beaches and sea, hot sunny weather, great food and wine. And our hosts Al and Iva went out of their way to ensure we had an enjoyable stay in their lovely villa. What more could we ask for?

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
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5

Fantastic villa, easily the best we ever stayed at

  • 5 of 5

We've holidayed in villas for the past 20 years but Villa Amelie has to be our favourite. The sea views are breathtaking. Nice location - very tranquil but still close to Opatija which is a lovely resort. Great choice of restaurants and bars - all very affordable. And very friendly people. We love Croatia!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2015
  • Stayed: March 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Such gorgeous views! Will definitely be back

  • 5 of 5

Peaceful hillside position with most things just 10 or 15 minutes away. The villa itself was wonderful. So spacious and beautifully decorated. Lots of outdoor space - garden, balcony, sun terraces. A truly wonderful holiday. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

super unterkunft - sehr nette gastgeber

  • 5 of 5

das haus ist sehr schön, sehr sauber, gut ausgestattet, auch für regentage super geeignet, da das wohnzimmer bzw. küche und esszimmer sehr gemütlich sind

der ausblick ist fantastisch bei tag und nacht

die strasse zum haus sollte man am besten mit einem offroad auto befahren ;) nicht sportwagen tauglich

sehr netter gastgeber - sofort erreichbar und sehr freundlich

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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„Sehr empfehlenswert!”

  • 5 of 5

Absolute Ruhe, traumhafter Ausblick, liebevoll und stylisch eingerichtete Haus - waren selten so begeistert von einer Ferienunterkunft. Es ist alles, was man so braucht, vorhanden. Wir haben ganz tolle Tage verbracht und kommen auf alle Fälle wieder.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
48 Kilometres
Rijeka RJK 48km; Pula PUY 82km; Trieste TRS 106km
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Veprinac
Nearest Ferry
17 Kilometres
Rijeka
Nearest Golf
51 Kilometres
Motuvun
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
Opatija Matulji
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Veprinac/Ucka A8 Motorway
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Aurora Restaurant & Pizzeria
Nearest Ski
46 Kilometres
Platak
Nearest Beach
8 Kilometres
Icici
Car: necessary

Villa Amelie is ideally located very near to the beautiful town of Opatija, on the borders of Istria and the Kvarner Riviera.

The well-known resort of nearby Opatija offers beaches, water sports, bars, restaurants, discos, casinos, shops, open-air films and concerts.

Other Kvarner Riviera seaside resorts include Icici, Lovran, Volosko, Medveja and Moscenicka Draga.

The bustling port city of Rijeka is well worth a visit. As are the historic hillside towns of Kastav and Trsat.

Boat excursions to the islands of Krk, Cres and Rab are recommended.

Or travel to neighbouring Istria with its beautiful countryside and coast.

Further afield lie the lakes, mountains and forests of Gorski Kotar and the UNESCO waterfalls at Plitvice.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $0
Stay tax $1.18 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 1 years.

Terms & Conditions:
* Prices are for exclusive use of the whole villa
* Smoking is only permitted outside please
* Pets on request (€6.95 daily surcharge payable in cash on arrival)
* €300 refundable security deposit (payable in cash on arrival)
* Cancellations: non-refundable

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund