Villa Rečica is a spacious, contemporary house, with stunning high specification interior design, in a beautiful position just a few hundred metres from the shoreline of world famous Lake Bled, named by Yahoo Travel as one of the World's 10 Most Beautiful Lakes. The house is in a tranquil setting with a wonderful view over Lake Bled with the rugged Karavanke Mountains in the background, with the popular Zaka lakeside beach a 15 minute walk away. Villa Rečica sleeps 7 people, offering 2 double bedrooms each with its own balcony (one overlooking Lake Bled) and a mezzanine 3rd bedroom / study and sofabed in the living room. The apartment is luxuriously fitted out with designer furnishings and high quality fixtures, with 2 bathrooms, a relaxing sauna, an open planned modern kitchen /dining room / living room, covered parking for two cars and magnificent private terrace lake view terrace. For a luxury Lake Bled retreat in a unique location look no further....
Villa Rečica sits in a stunning peaceful location, just a few hundred metres from the shores of Lake Bled, its island and the Karavanke Mountains as a back drop, with the impressive Pokljuka forests stretching to the rear of the property. The Bled area is surrounded by beautiful scenery and things to do from walks around the lovely Vintgar Gorge and various hills surrounding the lake to great mountain walking and mountain biking on the Pokljuka Plateau, kayaking, canyoning and rafting on the Sava River and its tributaries, as well of course as swimming and boating on Lake Bled itself. Villa Rečica is located in a quiet residential area on the desirable castle side of the lake, ideally placed to access all that the area has to offer, with excellent restaurants (including the highly rated 1906 restaurant at Hotel Triglav a short walk away) and the popular Zaka lakeside beach area just a 15 minute walk away from where the path circuiting the lake can be accessed. The centre of Bled town is a 5 minute drive or a beautiful half hour walk around the lake shore.
Please note as the Villa is in an elevated position there is a modest climb to reach the property form the lake shore.
Lake Bled is in a fantastic position for exploring Slovenia’s many sights with plenty of easy day trips possible including stunning Lake Bohinj just 25 minutes away, Slovenia’s pretty capital Ljubljana and the medieval town of Skofja Loka each just 45 minutes drive away. The Bled area is also a great place to be based for exploring Slovenia's many ski areas - there is a small resort in the town itself but most skiers based in Bled visit the excellent resorts of Vogel, Krvavec & Kranjska Gora which are each half an hour's drive away (or there is a ski bus from Bled to Vogel / Krvavec). There is a wide range of other ski areas in Slovenia / Italy / Austria within day trip distance from the property. Please click here for a map / guide to these resorts.
Distance to the nearest…
3km from the apartment in Bled
Walking distance: the 1906 restaurant at Hotel Triglav
Walking distance at Hotel Triglav
Distance to the nearest airport(s)
37km to Ljubljana Airport
85km to Klagenfurt Airport (Austria)
Other useful local transport connections
Lake Bled train station is a 10 minute walk away
From central Bled there is bus station with connections around the country.
There is a ski bus from Bled to Krvavec that runs only during the ski season, only on weekends, departing at 9am and returning at 4pm. There is also a ski bus that runs from Bled to Vogel, only during the ski season on days that are suitable for skiing and the ski centre is open. Departing Bled at 9am and returning from Vogel at 4pm. You will also find bus connections from Bled to a variety of destinations in Slovenia.
LAYOUT - FACILITIES - FLOOR PLANS
Villa Rečica is a contemporary house stretching over 4 floors and is one of three semi-detached houses in the building. The property, built in 2014, offers high specification professional interior designed accommodation which is both comfortable and spacious in a stunning setting with spectacular lake and mountain views. Offering accommodation for groups of 4-7, the main entrance is to the rear of the Villa on the first floor. An entrance room, leads to a spacious open plan kitchen (equipped with high quality modern fittings and fixtures), dining and living area (includes a fold out double sofa bed) which opens on to a large sunny terrace, which looks over Lake Bled and the iconic Mount Stol. The perfect space to enjoy the magnificent views. On this floor is also a WC. On the 2nd floor are 2 bedrooms - a master bedroom with double high ceilings and balcony overlooking Lake Bled and a 2nd bedroom with double bed also with its own private balcony. The first floor also has a large bathroom with bath. From the master bedroom a mezzanine is available which can be used as an office or as a third bedroom (day bed / sofa which folds out to create a double sofabed). On the ground floor there is a top of the range sauna, bathroom with shower, storage area and access out to the covered parking area for two cars. The house is extremely well-appointed with designer furnishings throughout as well as modern facilities including internet and a large LCD TV with free cable channels.
Official star rating
Up to 7
Bedroom 1: 2nd floor. Double bedroom
Bedroom 2: 2nd floor. Double bedroom
Bedroom 3: Single day bed which folds out into double sofabed
One double sofa bed in the living room (suitable for 2 kids or one adult)
Two bathrooms (one with shower, the other one with bathtub), additional separate toilet.
The kitchen is well stocked with utensils and has a hob, oven, fridge with freezer compartment, dishwasher, kettle, toaster & coffee machine. A large kitchen island is great for meal preparation or a more informal sitting area. In the basement there are washing machine and a drying rack
The living room of the apartment is open plan with the kitchen / dining area and has large L shaped sofa (bed) and access onto the terrace.
Seating for 8
Garden / outside space
There is a large terrace accesible from the living room with a small table and chairs and with a beutiful views to Lake Bled. A good size balcony is accesible from the master bedroom also overlooking the lake and the second bedroom has an additional balcony.
Provided by owner
Bed linen, towels, tea towels
Entertainment and telecoms
Large plasma TV with satellite TV channels
Yes - covered parking with 2 parking spaces
Accessible for disabled
Yes to the ground floor - but there a lot of stairs up to living / bedroom levels
There is a baby cot available to use (please bring your own bedding for your baby)
VILLA RECICA FLOOR PLANS (NB for illustrative purposes only)
Villa Recica 1st floor plan
Villa Recica 2nd floor plan
Villa Recica Mezzanine floor plan
Villa Recica ground floor plan
Prices for Villa Rečica, Lake Bled, are from 180EUR / night - 245 EUR / night dependent on the season.
Low season 180 EUR/night (17/09/16-16/12/16, 07/01/17-1905/17, 23/09/17-15/12/17)
High season 225 EUR/night (02/07/16-19/08/16, 01/07/17-18/08/17)
Festive season 245 EUR/night (17/17/16-06/01/17, 16/12/17-05/01/18)
Last minute discount: Permanent 15% discount off whole booking if booked within 1 week of arrival for bookings in all seasons
Multiple week discount: 5% discount on stays of 10 nights or more in all seasons.
Low Occupancy discount: Low Occupancy discount: Permanent 10% discount on stays of 3 nights or more outside peak season for groups comprising 33% or less of the total capacity of the property (THIS APPLIES FOR GROUPS OF 1-3 PEOPLE )
One discount of highest value is applicable per booking
Tourist tax: 1.27 EUR/adults/night, 0,64 EUR children 7-18/night
Baby beds / other options: Baby bed can be provided upon request (7EUR/night)
Deposit / payment schedule is stated in booking information under property calendar below.
A refundable security deposit of 200EUR is payable for this property.
Villa Recica - Exterior view
Villa Recica - Exterior view
Villa Recica - view from living room
Villa Recica - Living area
Villa Recica - Living/dining area
Villa Recica - Living area
Villa Recica - dining table (up to 8)
Villa Recica - kitchen area
Villa Recica - kitchen / dining / living area
Villa Recica - kitchen /dining area
Villa Recica - mezzanine
Villa Recica - mezzanine
Villa Recica - double bedroom with mezzanine
Villa Recica - double bed
Villa Recica - bathroom (2nd floor)
Villa Recica - bathroom with bathtub (2nd floor)
Villa Recica - Sauna and shower
Villa Recica - Sauna
Villa Recica - bathroom with shower (ground floor)
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