Newly built luxury and sunny house on the hill above Opatija (the "Pearl of the Adriatic ') with stunning views of the Kvarner Bay. Modern design with five bedrooms, three bathrooms (two en-suite), terraces and swimming pool. The house is 200 sq. m with open plan living on two airy floors. Downstairs you enter into a large hallway. Next to it is the comfortable living room and the fully equipped open plan kitchen with a dining table for up to ten persons. All the windows and terrace doors are from floor to ceiling allo wing you to truly enjoy the breathtaking views.
Downstairs is one bedroom with a terrace door and en-suite bathroom. There is also a laundry and storage room with washer / dryer and an additional freezer and refrigerator. Moreover, there is a separate guest toilet. Walking up the magnificent staircase you find four additional bedrooms. One has a balcony and an en-suite bathroom, while the other three bedrooms share another large bathroom. All the rooms have white stained oak floors except for the kitchen, hallway, bathrooms and laundry room which have tiles. The bath rooms have large walk-in rain showers, double sized washbasins, floor heating, towel racks and ample storage space. Each bedroom has two comfortable beds, additional pillows and a large double wardrobe with plenty of space.
Outdoor you find more than 200 sq. m terrace area on two levels. Just stepping out from the living room or kitchen you find a dining area for ten people with a retractable fabric awning which gives you shelter from the sun. Next to it you have a cozy lounge area where you can enjoy your pre-dinner cocktails in an amazing setting. You will also find a large gas barbecue for the outdoor cooking. The stairs leads down to the pool area with the 4x7 meter large swimming pool and the comfortable sun loungers. Here is also an outdoor shower. The house is surrounded by a lovely garden with palm trees, citrus trees, olive tree and fresh herbs, to mention some.
The house has all what you need for a perfect holiday. Additional to mention are: Nescafe Dolce Gusto coffee machine. Stereo speakers connecting to your music player (iPod / iPhone / MP3 player, etc.). Television with many cable channels. Apple Tv. Individual A / C each room. Additional towels for the pool / beach. Roller shutters windows in each room giving you a good night sleep. Electrical roller shutters in living room and kitchen.
The house is located in a tranquil and sunny setting in the hills with amazing views over the Kvarner bay and the surrounding nature. You will enjoy the sun from early morning until early evening. The closest village is the historical town of Veprinac, the seat of the historical manor. It is a 10-15 minutes walk from the house and has a small store and a bar. Visit the charming church for the breathtaking views of the Kvarner bay! There are walking paths leading down to the elegant town of Opatija which takes 60-75 minutes to walk. Be prepared that it is partly a fairly steep footpath. However by car it is only 15 minutes to Opatija. It lies at the center of the Riviera with the longest tradition of tourism in Croatia. Grand neo-baroque and rustic Italian-style. A multi-cultural collage of pink walls, fluted columns, fading red tiles, grand staircases, and tiny balconies facing the sea. Some of the best restaurants in Croatia are in Opaija. Here passes the famous Lungomare, the romantic 12-kilometer-long seaside promenade That winds its way from Volosko through Opatija to Lovran with plenty of areas to sunbathe and take a dip in the crystal clear water. In the town of Opatija you find several swimming and sunbathing areas and there is also a few beach clubs including the stylish Lido beach club and the relaxing Colosseum beach club. The closest ”beach” is 15 minutes away from the house in Icici. Apart from amazon food Opatija offers several coffeehouses and bars, shopping, casinos, a few nightclubs and frequently live concerts in the beautiful park or one of several outdoor terraces. The city of Rijeka offers sights, shopping and a vibrant nightlife. It is about 20 minutes drive from the house. The coastline from Opatija down to Pula is magnificent with all the picturesque small towns, fishing villages by the sea and numerous of places to take a dip in the sea. Croatia has some fantastic wines and there are several excellent vineyards in the neighborhood. You can discover many small villages inland close to Opatija well worth a visit, such as Kastav. Do you wish to enjoy a day on the sea there are plenty of opportunities to rent a boat. With a skipper or without (if you have a boat license). Make a day trip to Venice! The ferry departs from Porec or Pula (about 1 hour drive) and takes about 3 hours. If you travel during the winter the closest skiing area is outside Rijeka only 40 minutes away. The Slovenian slopes are at about 50 km distance, the Italian and Austrian Alps are only a few hours away.
You really need a car to get around. A taxi from the house to Opatija cost about € 10 and to Rijeka about € 18.
PLEASE NOTE: We do not accept pets. Smoking is only allowed outside.