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swimming pool
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private beach
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Split, Split-Dalmatia County, Dalmatia

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Guy B
Stockport, England, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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“Quality, serene apartments.”
Reviewed 21 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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If you are looking to explore the beautiful and fascinating Split area of Croatia then this is a great base. The apartments are situated on the coastal road between Split and the Makarska Riviera, with Split and airport being around 45 minutes to an hours drive away, and our favourite town Brela with its lovely beach and restaurants a short 10 minute drive. The apartments themselves are large and well equipped to a high standard. Each apartment has a sea view to die for, and views of the beautiful neighbouring island of Brac. There is also a small indoor pool and gym/sauna area on the ground floor. The helpful owners Josip and Ana have put a lot of thought into the development and have landscaped the path down to the small rocky beach where you can relax by a crystal clear sea in deck chairs and hammock. Next door is a larger pebbly beach which was great for the children. As a family we enjoyed paddling around on the kayak and Josip and the speedboat could also be hired to visit Brac. Boat trips can also be made from Brela, and several restuarants operate a free taxi service so you can leave the hire car. I would recommend Konoba Ivandica Dvori in Brela with its wonderful terrace and mountain/sea views. This is NOT a lively busy development but if you like a peaceful and relaxing environment and can hire a car to explore the local area then these apartments make a delightful base.

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Nicola C
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
1 review
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“Fabulous location with breath taking views”
Reviewed 11 July 2014 for a stay in June 2014
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Ana and Joseph are very nice and helpful with a wonderful warm welcome!

The apartment is a beautiful, clean, very big balcony. View from the balcony is breath taking. Private beach, pool - what more can you ask for

Thank you so very much for a very enjoyable week.

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Liked best: The personal touch
Liked least: very step hill to beach
Travelling group: Teenagers
Your age range 50-64
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477Kristi
Parnu, Estonia
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2 reviews
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“The ideal place for a vacation”
Reviewed 25 June 2014 for a stay in June 2014
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Apartment is a beautiful, clean, very big balcony. View from the balcony is breathtaking. Private beach, pool - what more can you ask? :)
The hostess is very nice and helpful. and their home made wine is just perfect!!

Thank you very much!!!

Kristi, Alari and kids

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Liked best: everything was perfect
Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
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Richard H
Walsall, United Kingdom
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“Stunning views, great hosts and lovely apartments”
Reviewed 10 June 2014 for a stay in May 2014
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We were well looked after by the hosts and the facilities - pool and private beach - are amazing. Lots of steps but this is Croatia so thats what you get. Free transport to and from the local restaurants which were very reasonably priced with great food. Would recomend a day trip to Dubrovnik and Trogir and the scenery on the Croatian coastline is amazing

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GayleG336
Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
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“Children declare, "Better than the Park Plaza!"”
Reviewed 14 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013
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When you rent this apartment, not only do you get a great location right on a quiet, private beach, but also a local family that will do everything to ensure that you have a great time in Croatia. The apartment is managed by three siblings. Josif took my ten-year-old son out for a kayaking trip, and Anna arranged a play date between our nine-year-old daughters. We were also greeted by Georg who brought us grapes from their vineyard and a local cherry liquor. Anna also agreed to mail our postcards for us since we left on a weekend and all of the post offices were closed.
The weather was less than perfect the week that we were there (the first rainy week in four months), so we were very happy to have the indoor pool. There are huge glass sliding doors that open toward a fantastic view of the Adriatic directly below.
The location is somewhat secluded in comparison to the nearby tourist beaches (a plus in my opinion). You will definitely need a car to get around. The apartment is also built into a hill, so there are many steps to navigate up to the car and down to the beach. This is NOT for the mobility impaired. The kitchen is small but functional. The high speed internet works great.
From this location, we took day trips to Split, Dubrovnik, Trogir, Makarska, and Mt. Biokovo National Park (highly recommended). We ran out of time, but it is also close to the ferries to Brac and Hvar Islands.

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Liked best: The owners, the location and the indoor swimming pool.
Liked least: The pillows were too firm for my liking.
Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
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Recommended for:
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