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Lavanda - A unique Slovenia villa with pool

 
 
INTRODUCTION

It is one of the greatest mysteries of our job why there are not more villas with pools in Slovenia especially in regions like "Slovenia's Provence" inland from the Adriatic coast. But for the moment there are very few of them which makes Vila Lavanda even more special. A painstakingly renovated and beautifully finished 2 bedroom Istrian stone house located in a quiet hilltop wine and olive growing village with stunning views, lovely pool, well kept gardens and wonderful welcome from its owners.

 

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LOCATION

Vila Lavanda is located in the peaceful stone built hilltop village of Fijeroga, in the beautiful unspoilt countryside circa 15km inland from the Slovenian Adriatic. Surrounded by vineyards and olive groves and with lovely views of the surroundings and with a wide range of organic products and delicious meals available upon request from the owners you hardly need leave the place, however if you do the owners will be able to recommend a number of excellent restaurants in the area and point you in the direction of the highlights of inland Slovenian Istria - the Dragonja valley, the historic murals at Hrastovlje, a huge selection of excellent wineries and a number of sleepy stone hilltop villages where life continues today as it seems to have done for centuries. On the Adriatic coast just a short drive away is one of Slovenia's premier attractions & its most beautiful coastal town - Piran, the bustling family resort of Portoroz & the charming seaside town of Izola which both offer a wide range of things to do and beaches to enjoy the waters of the Adriatic. Further afield, but still in easy day trip distance are the world famous caves at Postojna, golf & the historic Lippizaner stud at Lipica. Slovenia's charming capital Ljubljana is just 90 minutes drive and day trips into Trieste & Venice in Italy or Croatia's beautiful Istrian coast are easily possible.

 

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LOCATION INFORMATION
Distance to the nearest…
Convenience store A few kilometres drive
Restaurant A few kilometres drive
Bar A few kilometres drive
Distance to the nearest airport(s)

120km to Ljubljana Airport

40km to Trieste Airport (Italy)

60km to Pula / Rijeka Airports (Croatia)

Other useful local transport connections

There are some local bus connections but a car is recommended.

Bus connections run up and down the coast to a variety of destinations in Slovenia.

The nearest train station is Koper (cca 15km)

LAYOUT - FACILITIES - FLOOR PLANS

Vila Lavanda offers an extremely high level of comfort with high quality fittings and furnishings. It is a traditional Istrian stone house with exposed wooden beams and lots of original features, but has been recently renovated with natural materials wherever possible to give modern comforts such as WiFi internet, under floor heating and air conditioning, spacious living areas and a well equipped and practical kitchen - as you would expect from one of Slovenia's best villas with pool. There is a play area for children with the possibility of playing volleyball or badminton.

 

ACCOMMODATION INFORMATION
Official star rating

****

Trip Advisor star rating

*****

Capacity

Up to 4

Bedrooms

Bedroom 1: Double bedroom (with double bed sleeping 2)

Bedroom 2: Double bedroom (with double bed sleeping 2) plus additional day bed.

Sofa Beds
No sofabeds
Bathrooms

Bathroom with shower enclosure in the main house, additional shower room in the pool house.

Kitchen Appliances

Washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, kettle, oven.

Living room

Lovely living room with fireplace. Open plan with the dining area which has a beautiful stone arch leading through to the kitchen.

Dining Area

Open plan dining area with six chairs.

Garden / outside space

Lovely garden surrounding the property.

8m x 4m pool, small pool house with shower and toilet

Outdoor table and chairs for alfesco eating

There is a play area for children with the possibility of playing volleyball or badminton.

Provided by owner
Bed linen, towels, tea towels
Entertainment and telecoms

Satellite TV and some international channels

DVD player & home cinema system

Wi-Fi internet

Parking

Private on site parking. Guests should advise in the event of having more than 1 car

Pets
Considered
Smoking
No
Accessible for disabled
Bedrooms are on the first floor
Other

Air conditioning

Open fire

The charming owners can arrange for you to watch or take part in the annual grape / olive harvests. They can also provide you with delicious local cheeses, wines, oil and other products and even meals on request.

Additional cleaning on request.

lavanda ground floor

Villa Lavanda - ground floor

lavanda 1 floor

Villa Lavanda - first floor

PRICES

Prices for Villa Lavanda, Fijeroga, are from 136EUR / night - 271 EUR / night dependent on the season.

 

 

  • Unless otherwise stated in the booking / options & extras information below the property calendar, prices are plus tourist tax of 1.27 euros / adult / night and 0.63 euros / child aged 7-18 / night.
  • Extra short / extra long stays are available on request and maybe subject to supplements.
  • Deposit / payment schedule is stated in booking information under property calendar below.
  • <7 nights subject to 25% supplement for stays up to 4 nights, 20% for stays of 5 nights and 10% for stays of 6 nights
PHOTO GALLERY

The view from Vila Lavanda

The view from Vila Lavanda

Lavanda - lovely Slovenia villa with pool

Lavanda - lovely Slovenia villa with pool

Garden view of the villa

Garden view of the villa

The charming village of Fijeroga

The charming village of Fijeroga

Istrian stone fireplace

Istrian stone fireplace

One of the double bedrooms at Villa Lavanda

One of the double bedrooms at Villa Lavanda

Interior detail

Interior detail

Traditional stone built houses

Traditional stone built houses

Wonderful olive tree in the gardens

Wonderful olive tree in the gardens

The pool at Vila Lavanda, Slovenia

The pool at Vila Lavanda, Slovenia

The dining room at Vila Lavanda

The dining room at Vila Lavanda

The living room at Vila Lavanda

The living room at Vila Lavanda

Country kitchen at Vila Lavanda

Country kitchen at Vila Lavanda

Bedroom detail

Bedroom detail

Living room at Vila Lavanda

Living room at Vila Lavanda

The kitchen

The kitchen

 

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