From the outset this villa is striking, both in its modern architecture as well as it’s cooling white hues which stylishly contrast against the natural blue and green tones that surround it. When you through the front doors, you will be immediately taken by the chic, elegant interior design. The entrance hall is finished with a high shine tile floor which accentuates the feature of the room, the staircase which branches off into two directions. This room is also home to a large open plan living, dining and kitchen space. All of these areas seamlessly merge together via carefully placed features and high-quality design.
The kitchen area is finished to a very high specification and due to the open plan structure has a social place where you can entertain and cook at the same time. Don’t forget to try out the famous Istrian extra virgin olive oil!
Beyond this main area, there are further luxurious features, the grandest being the outdoor pool. Located in the garden is a generous family size pool, it’s clear, cool waters tempting all guests with a refreshing dip. Surrounding the pool, for those who are less splash inclined are several sun loungers offering ample, water free space to really soak up that sunshine. Also outside is a barbecue, outdoor lounge area and on the first floor there is also a chic balcony which is accessible from most of the bedrooms. Picture early morning stretches in the sunshine or watching the sunset with the sea breeze, all from the comfort of your own bed.
This villa is surrounded by heavenly blue sky and sea vistas, inspiring adventure every day.
Formerly known as Histria, the enchanting waterside escape of Istria is the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. It’s heart shape shows is almost a physical representation of the passion and culture that can be found here.
Living up to its original Latin name, Istria is steeped in history and palpable heritage featuring many fascinating historical sites that travellers are able to visit. Perhaps the most impressive of which is the Roman Amphitheatre which has been preserved incredibly well, standing in Pula and this amphitheatre is actually the sixth largest arena in the whole of Europe!
Outside of its historical charms, Istria has plenty of other features on offer. Surrounded by the Adriatic Sea, there are many pristine, picturesque beaches and sea front café’s where one can soak up the sun or watch the boats as they travel towards the nearby ports of Italy and Slovenia.
Turning away from the coast, rural Istria is completed with rolling green hills all overflowing with natural emerald beauty. If you are enticed by the lure of wild and rare nature, then take a boat trip to the nearby islands of Brijuni which are not only surrounded by the most intensely stunning beaches but are also covered in greenery boasting rare wild plants including wild cucumber and more.
At Excellence Luxury Villas we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to babysitters we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply contact Excellence Luxury Villas Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:
- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport pick-up/drop-off
- Babysitting/childcare services
Please note that all extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!