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Ana Tuma

Member since: 2007
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Speaks: english, italian, slovenian

Luxurious, secluded sea view villa just outside wonderful Piran

10 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights

Overview

Strunjan Villa Rental Photos and Description

With garden, shaded terrace, short walk to the sea, wonderful all year round

Villa Aurora is situated in a protected area, 10 minutes walk from the coast in a tranquil, secluded setting with cypresses fruit trees & vineyards in abundance. Built on the site of a 19th century villa, the house was completely rebuilt & refitted in 2006/7 and is surrounded by garden, with uninterrupted views from the terrace to the coast. The villa comprises of extremely comfortable and spacious maisonette, with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen & large living / dining room and private terrace area, with a shared sunny terrace at the front of the house. From the villa it is a short walk to a choice of restaurants, bars, shops, wellness centre, tennis courts & a hotel whose pool can be used by guests of the villa. Strunjan is a quiet seaside village a few km from Slovenia's 2 best coastal towns - stunning Venetian Piran & charming Izola. Our news this year :our guests can choose between air-conditioned maisonette or not it will be activated by us or not - it depends on guest's wish.

Lipica Stud: Lipica Stud was established as far as 1580 and has become world famous for being a homeland of noble white horses- Lipizzaners. Nowadays, Lipica is attracting not only horse-fanciers but also visitors keen on sports and recreation. Among various facilities offered by the Stud farm, guests can stay at the Hotel Maestoso or Hotel Klub with restaurants, indoor swimming pool, fitness centre, casino Grand Casino Lipica.There's a golf course at Lipica, too and there's another golf course just a few minutes drive form Villa Aurora, highly appreciated : Kempinski Golf Course Adriatic, details on: www.golf-adria.com . For guests who like biking arround this is The Place, the beautiful Parenzana road is the right one for you ( www.parenzana.net) and there are many others.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Ana Tuma (Property Manager)
Member since: 2007
Call Manager
Speaks: english, italian, slovenian

About Ana Tuma

We are a family of 4 ; parents and two boys and we live between Slovenia and Italy. We love our villa Aurora and like to spend our free time here. As we don't have as much of free time and holidays as we would like to have we decided to share Villa Aurora with our guests.

Why Ana Tuma chose Slovenia

Because it is an excellent mixture of ' away from it all' and the 'social life': situated in the middle of the protected Natural Park and yet it is so near all the facilities such as great shopping, cinema, sports and leisure activities .

What makes this villa unique

The front terrace for unforgettable breakfasts

Guestbook comments from the manager

Dear Ana,



back home- and business is going on- so once more delayed answer and thank you.



Yes, indeed we enjoyed Villa Aurora and your hospitality once more again very much.

Especially this time we followed your special tip with Restaurant Primorka- "Wow!"- the fish was very delicious
May 2015
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Reviews

4.6
based on 10 traveler reviews

Luxurious, secluded sea view villa just outside wonderful Piran
average rating of 4.6 based on 18 reviews
4

Lovely house in the middle of nature

  • 4 of 5

We were very surprised by the size of the house, very big with everything you need! Plenty of space to sit and play in the garden. Walking distance to the beach and a lovely restaurant. The town Strunjan in a very nice village in the middle of nature. We visited Ljubjana, Postojna cave, Predjama castle, Koper,Portoroz, Piran, Izola, Skocjan cave, Lipica and we did a bike tour to the salt fields and museum. We went to the adventure park for climbing in the trees.

And still enough to see and to do! We did miss our own bikes, next time we will bring them. Everything can be easy vistited by car.

We love Slovenia and villa Aurora and will be back!!

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

Excellent holiday with a variety of options to do

  • 5 of 5

The villa is excellent, there can be nothing better. The house is beautiful, comfortable and equipped with all you need. Also the surrounding area is very beautiful and natural. This is a sub-mediterranean zone with very interesting and rich vegetation, more green than that of Croatia. There is a beautiful path along the top of the cliff. Also, Piran is a very charming city, a must for visit, and can easily be accessed by bus or car (garage). After visiting the beautiful but crowdy Piran/Portoroz you really feel the holiday when you came back to Villa Aurora and listen just to the birds singing.

I highly recommend Villa Aurora for all those who love nature and tranquillity, yet there are also some other things to do nearby. Our family (wife+me+2 children) were all absolutely satisfied with our holidays:)

Review of beaches:

1. Centre of Strunjan: nice municipal beach with toilets, ice-cream/restaurant, playground for children, the swimming area is organized in form of a swimming pool. A good option for children.

2. 100-200 m away to the right of beach 1. Natural coast under the cliff, stones (shoes recommended), nice swimming in a plain sea. The stony beach is clean. Good option for adults.

3. 200-400 m away to the right of beach 1. Same as (2) but textile-free;)

4. 600 m away of beach 1, also accesible from the top of the cliff. This is a beautiful bay to watch from the top, yet the beach and the water it is not completely clean for swimming. This is a good option for the sunset (at the cross close to the church).

5. You may also choose to swim in Piran/Portoroz/Fiesa. Piran has the most widely open, beautiful blue sea. The walking path from Fiesa to Piran is fantastic.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Guests, We feel honoured to have received your review, it fills us with new enthusiasm and we shall keep trying hard and doing our best to make our guests feel comfortable at Villa Aurora. You are always welcome! Best wishes, Ana
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4

Lovely peaceful villa

  • 4 of 5

Lovely villa in a peaceful location, within easy walking distance of a pebbly beach. Spacious and well maintained. I would recommend this villa to anyone who likes to be a bit off the beaten track. We enjoyed swimming in the Adriatic. Piran is a gorgeous town, very close. We also visited fantastic caves at Postojna and castle built into the rocks. Looking forward to going back sometime

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Villa close by the sea and surrounded by nature.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in this nice villa very much. The house was clean and well equipped (dishwasher and washer) and 2 bathrooms! Airco for hot days! Very nice view and also a very good location to make several trips in the area. Only 1h drive from Ljubiljana. I surely would recommend it to friends and family.

We enjoyed also the sea-food in the restaurants at the coast. (Piran and Portoroz)

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Thanks a lot!!!

  • 5 of 5

Dear Ana,

Thanks a lot from me and all my family !!! The villa is absolutely great, large and comfortable inner spaces, we was living in both maisonettes (8 person), plenty of room for everybody, nicely furnished,toys for kids, games, table tennis... what I can say? everything you may need!.... Veranda is great!, spent there a 1/4 of our three week visit to Slovenia, nice mountain-salt lake view. The location is perfect - 10 minutes walk to the beach, 7 to 10 minutes drive to all the Slovenia's main costal cities, couple of nice restaurants in 10-15 minutes walk, 30 minutes drive to Italy, to an interesting city - Trieste . Villa lies in Strunjan National Park with pheasants, deers and ...... hedgehogs living next to you (A DREAM). The place is absolutely fantastic, quit, relaxing, clean and fresh, making a right atmosphere for vacation! ....I can continue long :)........ We are coming back!

We had a great time at Aurora, Thanks to you Ana !

And thank you for easy and pleasant communication!

Andrey and Family

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Andrey and family! Thank you very much for your kind review you posted on our website. Satisfied guests are our greatest pleasure and we are sincerely looking forward to welcoming you again at Villa Aurora in future! Best wishes! Ana
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5

Superb base for a fantastic holiday

  • 5 of 5

Booking our stay was really easy, Ana was very helpful in answering all our questions and making sure we had all the info we needed.

The Villa is divided into two spacious holiday homes, we stayed in 'Alba' and it was absolutely perfect for us. Lovely big rooms give it a good airy feel, and it was well equipped with everything we needed to enjoy our stay. The whole Villa has recently been rebuilt and fitted out tastefully (there's an interesting photographic record of the rebuilding process hanging on the walls). The terrace is a great space for relaxing, as the Villa is in such a peaceful setting.

The location is superb, it's only a few minutes walk to the sea front - and you even have a choice of beaches with totally unique characteristics: The main seafront area has Cafés and restaurants nearby and is perfect for swimming - the walk to get there is very flat and easy. If you head the other direction from the Villa you will find a secluded beach at the foot of the Strunjan cliffs, very different from the main area, highly recommended!

It would be easy to spend all your time between the Villa and the sea, but the Villa location is also superb for easy access to Piran and Izola (lots more great places to eat), and it was also extremely easy to head into Croatia for a spot of lunch in Grožnjan (plenty of other places within easy reach too). It's also well worth exploring the hill towns in the local area, we enjoyed a great lunch with a view in Korte as one stop on a leisurely trip to visit interesting Hrastolvje.

Overall Villa Aurora is highly recommended, we had a fantastic stay and we hope to return soon! :)

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Trieste or Ljubljana
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Koper
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Adriatic Golf Umag
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Koper
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Koper
Nearest Beach
600 Metres
Strunjan
Car: recommended

Strunjan is one of the nicest seaside villages on the Slovenian Adriatic. Within walking distance of the villa are a variety of restaurants (some specialising in seafood), bars, shops, sports facilities (tennis, volleyball) & a large health / wellness centre with a wide variety of treatments available. Strunjan Bay is 10 minutes walk offering a lovely view across to beautiful St George's cathedral in Piran and excellent swimming from a man made beach and on a natural beach in the next bay at the foot of the lovely Strunjan cliffs (20 minutes walk from the villa). The village is just a few km from Piran, a beautiful, historic Venetian town on a peninsula jutting into the Adriatic & Izola, a small, bustling fishing village / resort town. Piran and Izola, which both offer plentiful opportunities for sightseeing, shopping, eating out and beaches. The larger resort of Portoroz is a few km further. Daytrips to world-class caves, the Lippizaner stud, Ljubljana & Venice are easily possible.

Other Activities: Wellness centre 5 min walk, volleyball, golf and horse riding 25 min drive

Golf: Golf Course at Lipica is located in the typical Karst countryside, shadowed by centuries- old limes and oaks and blessed with a mild Mediterranean climate. The Karst landforms make of it a most spectacular and beautiful course. One particular feature of Lipica course is that it's the only one in Slovenia providing golf throughout the whole year. Laid out in 1989 by Donald Haradine, one of the world's most famous course designers. It is a nine- holes golf course with practice area and two practice greens. The course's total length is 3163m, par 37, SR 71,9; CR 116. In the immediate vicinity of the course there is the information and cashier office, cloakroom, golf equipment shop, tennis courts, mini golf.

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Rates & Availability

Strunjan Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Mid
Sep 21 2016 - Oct 15 2016
1 night minimum stay
$585
 
 
Mid
Jan 10 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$596
 
 
Mid / High
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 24 2017
2 night minimum stay
$663
 
 
High
Jun 25 2017 - Jul 14 2017
5 night minimum stay
$821
 
 
High / Peak
Jul 15 2017 - Jul 22 2017
5 night minimum stay
$950
 
 
Peak
Jul 23 2017 - Aug 20 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,119
 
 
High / Peak
Aug 21 2017 - Aug 28 2017
5 night minimum stay
$950
 
 
High
Aug 29 2017 - Sep 5 2017
5 night minimum stay
$821
 
 
Mid High
Sep 6 2017 - Sep 20 2017
5 night minimum stay
$708
 
 
Mid
Sep 21 2017 - Oct 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$596
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$84
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax €1 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 7 years.

Use of local hotel facilities / swimming pool is charged additionally - there's a 10% discount for our guests.
25% of rental amount payable to make booking, 75% payable 2 months prior to stay.
Security deposit of €250 required per house per booking.

25% at the booking, 75% within 8 weeks before the arrival

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Strunjan Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 100 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Standard double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Bedrooms 1&2 on the first floor. Double sofa bed on the ground floor.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Swimming pool available on request and at extra cost at local hotel within walking distance. Tennis courses for children and adults organised just a few minutes walk from the villa. Activities in Strunjan include organised Nordic walking. Sailing nearby. All kinds of activities between Strunjan, Portoroz, Izola and Koper- please contact us for further info.

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