We rent out both our holiday houses

You rent directly from the owner. Both houses are surrounded by the beautiful hilly green landscape of Istria (Croatia) and are located near Motovun about 20 km from the coast.

Casa Balini
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    Casa Balini - a little paradise

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    Total peace in an idyllic setting

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    Casa Balini: peace, space and privacy

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    Beautiful pool, various seating areas

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    The downstairs apartment

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    The upper apartment

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    The blue bedroom

Casa Balini (for a maximum of 8 people) is a typical detached Istrian natural stone, four-star house of 180 m2 situated in a beautiful garden with an outdoor swimming pool of 4 by 8 m. The house has a breathtaking location and overlooks the Mirna Valley with the famous historic mountain top town of Motovun, one of the most important tourist attractions of Istria and protected by UNESCO.

Casa Acqua Dolce
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    Luxury and stunning views

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    Fully equipped

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    Ultimate relaxing

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    Bedroom "Acqua"

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    Bedroom "Luce"

This very comfortable four-star holiday home of 250 m2 (for a maximum of 8 people) is located in the center of the ancient village of Oprtalj. The house has its own private wellness, a heated indoor swimming pool with counter-current, Jacuzzi, sauna and a relaxation room with massage mattress. Casa Acqua Dolce has 4 double bedrooms each with their own "en suite" bathroom. Large open-plan living room and kitchen, fully equipped. A large terrace with BBQ offers a beautiful view over the Mediterranean landscape. The entire house has central heating. You can enjoy it all year round.


In these uncertain corona times, we accept that reservations can be canceled at no additional cost up to 7 days before arrival. Of course, this should be as a consequence of corona-related force majeure.

- As was the case last year, early 2021 Istria has very few corona infections and even meets the requirements for green regions:  https://www.istra.hr/en/business-information/itb/covid19/daily-reports-for-istria.
- On the EU map (ECDC map for Corona) is Istria counted together with the rest of the Croatian coasts and colours yellow:  https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/en/covid-19/situation-updates/weekly-maps-coordinated-restriction-free-movement.

- The conditions for entering Croatia can be found on the official website for Istria  https://www.istra.hr/en/business-information/itb/covid19.