About the property
- Villa1668 sq. ft.
- Separate WC's0
- Minimum Stay4 - 7 nights
In natural, mountain environment, amazing views, very private, with heated pool
SPECIAL OFFER in May and June!
THE CAPTAIN`S HOUSE is well equipped and beautifully decorated place where on the GROUND FLOOR you have a kitchen, living room with TV, a music library, a large library of DVDs, fully covered free wifi, a fire place, study, bedroom with a double bed, bathroom with a shower and perfect (and covered) terrace with outdoor dinning area with pool view. On the FIRST FLOOR (fully air-conditioned) there is a living room with TV, bedroom with two single beds, 2 bedrooms with double bed and one of them with en-suite bathroom with shower, family bathroom with a bath tub and shower, also a big terrace with very nice and comfortable outdoor furniture.
There is a BBQ outside, a 24m2 heated, not overlooked swimming pool 1,4m deep with perfect view on the sea and natural environment, you have a couple of places with comfortable seating set so you can find your own perfect spot to completely relax in your well deserved holidays.
There are two parking places on the property.
Nearest shop is just 3 km far or 2 min driving in small village Tugare, and the nearest restaurant is also 3 km far in small village Gata named Konoba Seljačka Kuća and offers local food and is very traditionally decorated.
You are just 10 min of driving far from small town Omiš where you can buy local fruits and vegetables on open market that is opened all day, where you have a lot of restaurants, bars, beaches, day trip offers and shops.
Here is what the owners that are British say about the house and the location :
Omis is an ancient market town sat against the majestic Mosor Mountains and where the River Cetina meets the clear water of the Adriatic Sea. It is an ideal base for exploring the Cetina Gorge where hiking, mountaineering and rafting on the river are popular adventures. The towns well preserved 16th century fortress affords spectacular views from its hilltop vantage. The town's main claim to fame is as the center of Dalmatias' pirate history and folk music (Klapa). The main beach is long and sandy with shallow waters, but there are also stone beaches with natural shade. The town is full of excellent restaurants, serving great food, delicious fish, to the best steaks ever, and mouthwatering pizzas.
We are a British couple from a beautiful part of Northern England. We fell in love with Croatia 9 years ago and wanted to have a home there in the mountains. We eventually found the right house, in the mountains yet over looking the Adriatic and the beautiful island of Brac. It is in a unique location, down a small lane of only a few houses, in a very natural environment of fir trees and wild flowers, the air is so pure you relax immediately . Although located in the mountain, you are still very close to Omis (6km) and also the Cetina River (7km) and only 19km to the City of Split, were the old part of the city is a palace of the Roman Emperor Diocletian and is Unesco protected - must see location.
We have spent many years renovating the house, inside it is furnished with a mixture of family furniture and beautiful fabrics, that we hope complement the traditional Croatian house. It has a courtyard with a BBQ, the area is filled with plants and flowers, a great place to enjoy a glass of wine and relax in the evening. The pool hangs on the edge of the mountain with the best views ever.
Although the house is a great place to relax, it is also child friendly, it has two sitting rooms each with a TV and plenty of space to play. We have six grandchildren who just love their time there.
We hope you enjoy the house and will fall in love with Croatia just as we did.
FerieHome - Mirjana
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- English, German
- Calendar last updated:
- May 27, 2018
About FerieHome - Mirjana
FerieHome is a small agency that is specialized in providing rental services of carefully selected villas with pool, we offer personal and friendly approach where we aim to find the perfect fit for your Croatian holidays. Our villas are located in central Dalmatia which is the most popular and the most beautiful Croatian region, and it offers all that a modern guest would need regardless of whether our guest wants an active, rural, adventure, family, historical, medical or other type of holiday, this area fits all. We do the personal checking of each property and all that each villa offers, therefore, as the main representative of the accommodation presented on this site, the best price is guaranteed. Looking forward speaking with you :)
Why FerieHome - Mirjana chose Zakučac
This property is a place that the owners Jenny and Tony who come from UK bought for living and who have recognized the beauty and unspoiled nature with beautiful views and pure, mountain air and find your perfect place to enjoy with your family.
What makes this Villa unique
The house is equipped with the furniture that the owner brought from UK, so it is unique family furniture with a lot of fabric details that the owners decorated and that all gives you a warm family feeling like home.
Pool / Spa
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Beautiful villa surrounded by exceptional scenery
A delicious assortment of goodies was waiting for us on arrival including some homemade chocolate cake. Nikolina was very kind throughout our stay and even bought us a surprise birthday cake on dad's birthday! The villa was well equipped and slept the six of us comfortably for two weeks. The location of the villa was gorgeous and the view spectacular. We visited Dubrovnik, Split, Hvar, Mostar, Trogir, Krka National Park, and we hired a boat through the Certina gorge, which is an absolute must. Omis has several restaurants as recommended by the owners and which didn't disappoint, and plenty of shops for sourcing provisions. We sought peaceful beaches near Trogir and just south of Brela which required a long walk down rocky cliffs, but it was well worth it as we had a cove to ourselves. The pool was very welcome after long tiring days of exploring.
We very much appreciate your very kind review, thank you. We loved your stay and really hope to have opportunity to host you again. Best wishes to whole family ;) from Nikolina and Mirjana (representatives)
Fanstastic house, location, city and poeple.
Perfect place, house was equipped with everything we needed. A home away from home. Mirjana and Nikolina were first class hosts.
Thank you very much, for this kind review. You were first class guests :) and we are looking forward accommodating you again. Best wishes from Mirjana and Nikolina.
Beautiful, tranquil surroundings and a lovely home from home!
It was a pleasure to stay in The Captain's House, partly because of the stunningly beautiful location but also because it is clearly a home, rather than purely a rental property. It felt warm and homely and I sensed it's witnessed many happy occasions. The many ornaments and photos added to this and David and I particularly appreciated the photo and info about the Captain who the house is named after. It was inspiring to imagine him standing and writing at the lecturn.
We would like to thank you too for your generosity, for example, the more than ample supply of towels, the good quality bed linen, and the very well stocked kitchen all served to create a sense of being looked after.
I really enjoyed your use of colour in the home. The terracotta in the kitchen and the teal feature wall in the downstairs cloakroom are gorgeous, as in the aqua in the downstairs bedroom. I loved your clever use of fabrics on the walls and feel inspired to get my sewing machine out, now I'm home.
Mirjana was an excellent communicator and from the very beginning we felt able to trust her. Her response time was very quick and the information she gave was very helpful. Nikolina was equally lovely and was there to welcome us and show us round. We greatly appreciated the platters of cheese and ham, and cake, as well as the other provisions, thank you.
It was a pleasure to take care of the house and I hope that Nikolina will report back that we left it as clean and tidy as we found it. I left a "gift" for the house in the form of a rustic pebble mosaic, nestled in front of one of the planted tubs. I used wood and natural stones found nearby to the house, to reflect the simple beauty of nature. Nikolina photographed it to show the owners, and she felt they would like it because they have a good eye for detail. I hope so!
Once again, thank you. We would very much like to return one day.
Dear Janni and David, thank you so much for this much details and a lovely review. We are happy to hear that you had a nice time in The Captain`s House. We are doing our best to give our guests as more information as we can to make their stay easier. The owners are very kind and do have "know how" with fabrics ;) and we are happy that you are inspired ;)
Nikolina very much appreciated that you left house so clean and tidy, thank you for that!
Looking forward having opportunity to host you again, and wish you both all best ;) representatives Mirjana & Nikolina, and the owners Jenny and Tony
Great Holiday Stunning Villa
We arrived at the villa on the 11th after picking up our car from the airport, we were greeted by Mirjana who made us both feel very welcome, there was some cheese and ham in the fridge along with coffee and milk for the following morning. Mirjana has a wealth of knowledge for the local area and went through the Villa and map ensuring we understood. The villa was spotless inside with all mod cons and being a fan of cooking there was plenty of cooking equipment something that had been lacked in some of the other villas we have stayed in. The view outside over looking the hills in Omis is stunning, for the size of the villa we felt the pool could have been a bit bigger and is a bit misleading from the photos taken online. It was more than big enough for us as there was only two of us but if the villa was full the pool would have been cramped this by no means is a negative the pool was very clean and refreshing on the hot afternoons we used it. Access to the villa pulling in is fine but pulling out, they really need a curved mirror on the rocks on the other side of the road so you can see if there is any traffic coming again a minor thing but worth mentioning. Hot water was instant anytime of the day and the villa has fully working air-con through-out bar the minor things mentioned if we returned to Omis which I'm sure we will I would return to this stunning villa. I would like to thank both Mirjana and Nicolina for making us so welcome and ensured we enjoyed our stay.
Simon & Tracy Hodgkiss
Owners were quite trying to make villa well equipped so the guests have everything they need for a pleasant stay, so that was nice to hear that such things are noticed. Just to point out that the pool size is 24m2 and we had a full house capacity, so far all guests were happy with the size.
Dear Simon and Tracy, thank you for all the lovely and detailed comments and kind words, it has been our honor to be your host and we are realy looking forward to your next visit to The Captain`s House, we wish you all the best. Best regards from Mirjana and Nikolina (representatives)
A dream house in a great location
The Captains's house is not only a dream house in the middle of wonderful nature with a fantastic pool, but it is moreover furnished with passion for details.
We went there in autumn and had some cold nights, but it was no problem at all, because the house is equipped with a fireplace and electric heating.
Some lovely details in every room make a warm pleasant atmosphere. We started to smile when we entered the house for the first time and stopped smiling when we had to leave at the end of a wonderful week. The beds are very comfortable and we could even see the ocean from the two upper floor bedrooms.
We furthermore enjoyed the bakery and small marked that are very nearby in Tulgare and the environment around the river Cetina. You should hike to the Starigrad-Fortica near Omis! The fantastic view is worth it.
Thank you very much for the local fruits, delicious cookies, wine, ham, cheese and bread on our arrival. We had a wonderful time and definitively want to come back!
Thank you and your lovely family for such lovely comments. We wish you all best and looking forward to be your host again. Kindest regards.
Gorgeous Property with Stunning Views
The Captains House offers the best of both worlds - a perfect balance between tranquility and activity. The villa itself is beautifully appointed, offering plenty of space for socialising and eating, and plenty of quiet spots to read a book and unwind (my favourite being the upstairs balcony overlooking the pool as the sunsets). Its location sitting high on a Mountain side over looking Omis
ensures peace and tranquility, but with the option of heading out to great restaurants and a variety of activities suitable for all. We went white water rafting down the Cetina this time, but I'd love to try the Zip Wire. If you're into canoeing or rock climbing this is certainly a great location for you. We were so well looked after by Nicolina, who as well as providing home made cake on arrival, made sure we had fresh bread, milk, cheese and ham and even a bottle of wine - which was great given the flight delay! Truly a fantastic property for a family or a group of friends! Thanks so much
Thank you so much for your lovely comments, we are looking forward seeing you again :). Best wishes to you and your family.
The location of "The Captain`s House" is in quiet area with no traffic and no noise at all but still close to famous town Split (23 km) and small town Omiš (6km). Well preserved environment gives you opportunity for complete relaxation for your soul and body.
Closeness to a lot of important places like small mediterranean town Omiš (6km), river Cetina with lot of activities like rafting, canoeing, cycling (6km) , stone and sand beaches (6 km), famous town Split with it`s well preserved old part protected by UNESCO (23km or 35 min with car), and many more interesting places to visit, or you could just enjoy in quiet and peaceful environment of this beautiful villa ....
- One of the suggestions what to visit in Split only half hour driving from this property http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/28/travel/what-to-do-in-36-hours-in-split-croatia.html
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