Featured in The Times '50 Best Villas in the Med' 2017
Villa Bliveria is a sleek modern villa that accommodates up to 8 guests in the heavenly seclusion of Porto Rosso, on Lastovo, the sunniest of all the Croatian islands. This property can also be rented with Villa Capan next door, both offering modern open plan living that flows right out through the terrace and into a natural bay that is sheltered from the air currents of the open sea, maintaining a tranquil stillness.
Completed in 2014, this property holds private access to the beach and a mooring on the warm Mediterranean waters, making it the perfect base from which to explore the 45 surrounding islands and the Croatian coastline. Alternatively, you can stay on the property and appreciate the focus on outdoor living, with huge slide-away doors that open onto a private hydro-massage swimming pool, and a terrace with deck chairs and dining table. All of these spaces are pleasantly afforded ample shade thanks to the carefully considered architecture of the house.
The villa houses a fully equipped kitchen and has the benefit of secure, off-road parking where there is a small car for guests to use free of charge. This mountainous island is well worth exploring, steeped in history dating back to medieval times and boasting a rare selection wildlife and natural beauty that forms part of a protected nature park. Lastovo is also revered for the richest fishing waters in the Adriatic Sea and combined with a great local wine industry you can be sure there are some special gastronomic experiences to be discovered!
There is also a private dock/jetty in the front of Villa Bliveria for mooring small boats and for swimming.
It is also possible to rent a Suzuki Swift car on arrival on the island for €70 per day (payable locally) please ask our concierge team for further details.
Lastovo, With its 46 small islands, 46 churches and chapels, 46 vineyards and surrounding sandbanks, Lastovo is a heaven for lovers of nature, sailing, good food, wine and angling. By the number of sunny days, Lastovo stands for the sunniest island of Croatia.
The village of Lastovo is located on the top of the hill on the northern edge of the Island. Being the largest settlement on the island, there about 900 inhabitants. The island is only 9.8km in length and 5.8km in width.
Above Lastovo village there is the highest peak that houses their meteorological station. From that peak you can see panorama of the eastern part of the Lastovo island as well as the islets of Lastovci (Lastovo Archipelago) and the neighboring island of Korcula.
The island is filled with popular tourist centers situated in charming bays, most famous of which are Zaklopatica and Pasadur on the north coast, Skrivena Luka and Ubli on south coast and Lučica, small port underneath the town of Lastovo.
Skrivena Luka, meaning “Hidden Harbor/Bay” is located on the southern shore of the island. It is a village and small bay on the southern coast of the island of Lastovo. The bay is also known as “Portorus” (Porto Rosso) . Porto Rosso, Lastovo is so secluded that it is not possible to see it from the open seas, it also provides a good place to anchor, as it is sheltered from open sea and strong winds. Our villa is based here, only a stones throw from the sea!
Lastovo Village is an old medieval town with a long and interesting history, surrounded by mountains and forming a natural shape of amphitheater.
The Lastovo Archipelago was declared a nature park due to its mystic beauty, immense landscape value, thick forests and fertile fields rich with ponds, high coastal cliffs, land and sea caves, numerous rare sea and land species.It has a rich cultural and historical heritage – numerous stone churches and chapels, picturesque chimneys and the traditional Lastovo Carnival, but one must not forget local inhabitants, who prove that the coexistence of man and nature is possible with developed environmental awareness.
The island possesses all the basic characteristic of the Mediterranean climate; mild, humid winters and warm, long and dry summers. Lastovo is famous for its wine, once enjoyed by the Roman emperors. It has 46 fields with wine yards and olive-groves, and since the sea surrounding the island is the richest fishing area in the Adriatic, Lastovo truly offers a superb gastronomic experience.
Ferry conections to Island are:
Two times per day from Split Ferry
One time per day from Split speed boat (only passangers)
One time per day from Hvar speed boat (only passangers)
Three time per day ferry from Vela Luka harbour city Korčula ferry
One time per day from Vela Luka speed boat (only passengers)
From Dubrovnik and Mljet two times per week.
Seaplain two times per day from Split
At Excellence Luxury Villas we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. If there is anything you would like to arrange for your stay, please contact the Excellence Luxury Villas VIP Team who will be happy to help. We can usually put you in touch with the right people arrange any of the following:
- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport pick-up/drop-off
- Babysitting service
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
This is by no means an exhaustive list, so please just contact Excellence Luxury Villas VIP Team to help you arrange any of those little extras that can really make the difference.