On the border with Austria & Italy, Kranjska Gora is the most famous mountain resort in Slovenia. The skiing is the main draw for many people – Kranjska Gora Ski Resort is a superb resort for families and beginner – intermediate level skiers, with pistes easily accessible from Podkoren or the Kranjska Gora side and a range of other winter sports in proximity - cross country skiing, sled dog tours, ice climbing, ski mountaineering & ice skating. With stunning mountain scenery, great access to the Triglav National Park and a host of summer outdoor pursuits it remains very popular all year round. Lake Jasna, a short walk out of the centre of Kranjska Gora offers a stunning place to swim and sunbathe in beautiful mountain scenery. 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.
Walking is one of the main summer attractions with a huge range of beautiful trails to suit all abilities. Running through Podkoren is also a wonderful cycling trail on an old railway track runs 30km from the bottom of the Upper Sava Valley into Italy. Just a few minutes drive or a short walk on the Italian side of the border from Ratece are the stunning Belopeski Lakes (or Laghi di Fusine in Italian). A wonderful place for a walk and to admire the views up to mighty Mangart mountain which lies half in Italy and half in Slovenia. There is also a huge range of mountain biking in the region including a World Cup mountain bike park on the Kranjska Gora ski slopes. There is also a Summer Sledging piste on the ski slopes which is very popular with kids.
The town of Kranjska Gora itself is a pretty alpine affair, very family friendly, with lots of lively restaurants, bars and a couple of swimming pools / spas. Around Kranjska Gora are a number of extremely pretty villages (including Podkoren, Ratece, Mojstrana, Dovje) in idyllic mountain surroundings. There is a regular daily bus service between Podkoren and Kranjska Gora, great for getting to the ski slopes.
|Convenience store||2 km (Kranjska Gora)|
|Airport 1||50km to Ljubljana Airport|
|Airport 2||50km to Klagenfurt Airport (Austria)|
|Bus||There is a good bus service from Podkoren to Kranjska Gora, 10 - 15 times / day, from 5am to 10pm in both directions; great for getting to the ski slopes. Also good connections from Kranjska Gora to a variety of destinations in Slovenia.|
|Train||The nearest train stations are Jesenice (30km), Villach in Austria (30km), Tarvisio in Italy (20km).|
Gorska Hiša is a detached chalet with two x one bedroom apartments, with two extra bedrooms on the ground floor which are rented to give additional space as required depending on group size. This means the house works for groups of up to 10 people. The ground floor features a sauna with shower shared between the two apartments. In addition to this there are two spacious bedrooms each with 2 twin beds (which can be pushed together if required). There is also the access door to the terrace and garden. On the first floor, Apartment 1 has one double bedroom, a lovely spacious open plan living room, dining area and kitchen, bathroom and an additional WC. There is also access onto a sunny balcony with table and chairs and lovely mountain views including the Podkoren World Cup Ski pistes. On the second floor Apartment 2 has a good sized open plan living & dining area with kitchen, bathroom and an additional WC, access onto a sunny balcony with great views of Julian Alps and world cup ski pistes and a very spacious bedroom with double bed. The sofa in the living room coverts into a small double bed usually recommended for kids.
|Accommodation type||Holiday house with 2 apartments|
|Capacity notes||Apartment 1: Up to 6
Apartment 2: Up to 6
There are two additional twin bedrooms, each with two single beds, on the ground floor which can be taken according to group size.
|No. of bedrooms||4|
Bedroom 1: Double bedroom (with double bed sleeping 2)
Bedroom 1: Double bedroom (with double bed sleeping 2)
On the ground floor are two additional twin bedrooms each with two single beds (beds can be pushed together to make doubles)
|Sofabeds||One double sofabed in Ap 2|
|No. of bathrooms||2.5|
|Bathroom notes||Each apartment has one bathroom with bidet, sink, shaver point and shower. There is an additional toilet, with sink in each apartment. Bathrooms are simple and functional rather than luxurious.|
Apartment 1 - Electric oven, gas hob. Fridge with freezer compartment, double sink. Kettle, toaster, cutlery, crockery, kitchen utensils.
Apartment 2 - Electric oven, gas hob. Fridge with freezer compartment. Double sink, kettle, toaster, cutlery, crockery, kitchen utensils.
Apartment 1 - Large L-shaped sofa in spacious living room with TV and DVD and views to mountainsApartment 2 - Living area with TV and DVD small sofa(bed) for 2 and 3 armchairs in open plan living - dining area with mountain views
|Dining room / area||
Apartment 1 - Seating for 6
Apartment 2 - Seating for 6
|Garden / outer space||166 m2|
|Garden / outside space||
Apartment 1 has lovely balcony with table and chairs and great views of Julian Alps and world cup pistes at Podkoren
Apartment 2 has lovely balcony with chairs and great views of Julian Alps and world cup pistes at Podkoren
There is an outside patio area with a table and 6 reclining chairs, parasol and portable BBQ.
Both apartments have TV and DVD player. One of the extra bedrooms also has a TV.
Ap1 has a book and DVD collection. Ap2 has a DVD collection.
|Provided by owner||Bed linen, towels and tea towels.|
|Parking||Private parking space for 3 cars at the front of the house adjacent to the large patio area. This parking is for users of both apartments so guests may have to move their car to allow other apartment guests out. Guests should advise in the event of having more than 1 car / group.|
|Pets||Considered - please enquire.|
|Smoking||Not permitted inside the property.|
|Accessible for disabled||Wheelchair access is problematic due to stairs down to front entrance and up to apartments.|
|Other||There is a shared Sauna with shower on the Ground floor.|
- Low season 65 EUR/night (07/01/17-03/02/17, 25/02/17-20/03/17, 27/03/17-07/07/17, 19/08/17, 23/12/17)
- Mid season 75 EUR/night (08/07/17-18/08/17)
- High season 95 EUR/night (24/12/16-06/01/17, 04/02/17-24/02/17, 21/03/17-26/03/17, 24/12/17-05/01/18)
- 3 - 5 nights dependent on season
- Last minute discount: /
- Multiple week discount: /
- Low Occupancy discount: /
- Tourist tax: 1.27 EUR/adults/night, 0.63 EUR children 7-18/night
- Baby beds / other options: Baby bed can be provided upon request (7 EUR/night)
- 2 extra rooms available for 20 - 25 EUR/room/night depending on the season. Obligatory for >2 guests in Ap1 or >4 guests in Ap2
- Deposit / payment schedule is stated in booking information under property calendar on the right.
- A refundable security deposit of 200 EUR/apartment is payable for this property.