HOLIDAY HOME VRSAR, CROATIA
RUSTIC CHARM MEETS MODERN HOLIDAY HOME

Set on a quaint narrow street in the old town Vrsar, surrounded by similar traditional stone homes, our vacation rental in Istria, Croatia was fully renovated in 2009 to provide all the comforts of home yet it still exudes a wonderful rustic charm.

Perfect for families, the Vrsar holiday home features two bedrooms and a lovely open plan living, kitchen, dining space as well as a delightful terrace that’s always popular for alfresco dining during the warm Mediterranean summers.


The coastal town of Vrsar. Our Istria vacation rental is right in the heart of old town.
Vrsar has some beautiful beaches, the closest of which is just 200m from our holiday home
Vrsar has some beautiful beaches, the closest of which is just 200m from our holiday home
Modern yet traditional – see the feature stone wall, fireplace and niche for wood?
The open plan living area is a great, family friendly space with doors to the terrace
Dine at the kitchen island or enjoy your meals out on the terrace
The Master Bedroomfeatures a double bed and plenty of storage
The pitched roof gives this lilac colored bedroom even more character
The playful purple walls, stuffies and bunk bed make bedroom 2 ideal for kids
There’s space to play and a desk that’s perfect for playing games or drawing
In the bathroom the vessel sink is mounted on a beautiful piece of stone above the vanity
The large walk-in shower is naturally lit from above and features a natural stone wall
Doors from the living area open out to the Mediterranean-inspired terrace
Herbs, bay leaves, lemon and olive trees fill the air with beautiful aromas

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A Beautiful Location on the Istria Peninsula

Set on the western coast of the Istria Peninsula, our holiday home is in the small town of Vrsar and is just 200 meters from the Adriatic Sea.

The quaint town is full of traditional stone houses and has retained its rich cultural heritage while still providing access to all the amenities you’ll need such as markets, stores, a hospital and drugstore, as well as some excellent restaurants plus a great new water park for family fun too.

The Vrsar vacation rental is situated in the heart of the old town, set on a hill, right by the castle.


Vrsar Old Town

Vrsar is a great location for family vacations with many other places to visit close by including the towns of Porec, Rovinj and Pula, and Brijuni and Rt Kamenjak National Parks.  It’s even close enough to take a day trip to Venice.  Pula Airport is close by for flights from across Europe, and this holiday home is only a 90 minute drive from Ljubljana .


Vrsar Beach

Inside the Stone House

From the outside this quaint stone house looks much the same as all the others in the old town of Vrsar, but open the door and you’ll immediately know that inside it’s a very different story.

The owners did a wonderful job of modernizing this traditional Croatian home, and transformed it into an inviting vacation home. While it now offers all the modern conveniences there’s still a great deal of historic character, from the rough walls to the old exposed stones.


Cozy Living Room

Open Plan Living Dining Kitchen

By removing a wall the owners created a lovely open plan living space that’s more appealing to today’s families than the cramped rooms that once existed here.  The grayish tones of the walls, floor (bleached oak wood) and ceiling mimic the colors of the original stonework but you’ll notice playful splashes of color here, as well as in the other rooms of this holiday home in Istria, Croatia.

Modern furniture provides comfy places to sit and relax, read a book or play family games, and there’s a large flatscreen TV with plenty of channels to watch, and a DVD player.  The fireplace is great if you’re visiting during the cooler months.


Open Plan Living

From the living room, doors open out to the terracemore on that in a momentwhile at the other end of the space is the modern kitchen, crafted with a blend of materials including Istrian stone, Kirmenjak stone and solid oak.

All the appliances you should need are included here – an induction cooker, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, fridge and washing machine, and of course there are all the plates, dishes, cutlery and cooking utensils provided.


The Kitchen

The kitchen island doubles as a dining table with its four chairs, but much of the time guests like to dine outside on the terrace during the summer.

A door from the kitchen leads to the very useful powder room with toilet and sink – great for families so you don’t have to traipse upstairs all the time.

Masonry stairs rise up to the first floor and were designed to look like some of the local processed stone, named "stokani kamen".  Due to the open nature of the stairs we recommend that parents of younger children take care of them around the stairs.

The Bedrooms

Go upstairs and you’ll find two good sized bedrooms and a modern bathroom.  In the Master Bedroom there’s a double bed and lots of storage for you to put away your clothes and other belongings.

A wall mounted air conditioning unit helps to keep the bedroom cool during the summer while the small windows and thick walls create a warm and cozy ambiance in the winter months.


The Master Bedroom
The Master Bedroom

The second bedroom has been designed with kids in mind.  It’s a fun and playful space with a bunk bed, a desk and room to play, and it’s made all the more friendly by the resident stuffies!

There’s a spacious closet for hanging your clothes, and air conditioning to keep it cool.


Bedroom Two
Bedroom Two

The Bathroom

The bathroom is an excellent example of modern meets traditional.  It has a rustic feel thanks to the large slab of stone on the vanity, and the exposed stone wall in the shower, yet it’s 100% modern with a beautiful vessel sink, great walk-in shower and a dual-flush toilet.  Note that there is no bath in this Vrsar holiday home.


The Bathroom
The Bathroom Walk-in Shower

The Outside Space

Open the French doors and let the outside in, or spend much of your time enjoying the weather on the terrace.  The terrace has a lovely Mediterranean feel with the scent of herbs, bay leaves, lavender, passion flower, and lemon and olive trees, and there’s a solid teak wood table and chairs to make use of.


The Terrace
The Terrace

Interested in Staying in Our Vacation Rental in Vrsar, Istria?

This traditional Croatian stone house in Vrsar is a wonderful place to spend your next vacation.

The combination of old architecture with all the modern conveniences, makes this holiday home in Istria a popular choice for families and of course there’s the ideal location – in the old town but just minutes from the beach and aqua park.

Get in touch now to check availability and make sure you don’t miss out.

Season A

Jul 16-Aug 8

Sep 17-Dec 16

€1465/week

Season B

Jul 9-Jul 16

Aug 20-Aug 27

€1310/week

Season C

Jun 11-Jul 9

Aug 27-Sep 3

Dec 17-Jan 7

€969/week

Season D

May 14-Jun 11

Sep 3-Sep 17

€729/week

Season E

Jan 9-May 14

Sep 17-Dec 17

€649/week

All rates are per villa per week.  Minimum stay is seven (7) consecutive nights.  If you wish to rent only a part of the villa, please inquire about the rates.

Special Offer: We offer a special 25% discount on all rentals until April 23, 2016.  Inquire for details via a contact form below. 


 

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