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Beachfront villa with great views between Trogir and Split

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,690 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms with king size beds, 3 full size bathrooms, sleeps 6 adults 2 kids

Villa By The Sea, Villa Air, the perfect jumping off point to all the beautiful islands, is ideally situated between the fabulous, energetic city of Split and the gorgeous, seaside town of Trogir. This unique, spacious, light-filled residence has panoramic views of the Adriatic Sea, the seven Kastela, Split, and Ciovo, with a stone stairway allowing access to the pebble beach below, where you can sunbathe, swim, and sail.

Surrounded by its own gardens of oleander, lavender, rosemary, fig and olive trees, this luxurious yet minimalist 3-bedroom villa is truly a retreat for those looking to get away from it all.

The house is behind its own charming gate, with a large car port. The enormous wraparound, covered terrace, is ideal for al fresco dining or just relaxing while enjoying the sea views. There's a large living/dining room with cathedral ceilings and a fireplace, as well as a fully-equipped, modern kitchen with Bosch appliances.

You will be welcomed at the villa by your host. He can also help organize excursions, cultural and recreational visits, if you so desire.

The location of the house is remote and quiet (toward the end of a quiet street). About 200 meters away is a little cafe/bar, another beach, a fishing port, and a docking site for European Coastal Airline Hydroplane (a short flight can take you to the Dalmatian islands--you can check their Facebook page for more information).

Recommended visits from Villa include: Primosten (33km), Krka National Park (50 km), Kornati National Park (Archipelago), Paklenica Park (130km - a paradise for climbers and hikers), Solin/Salona (15 km), Klis (34 km) with its 7th century fortress, and Medugorje (150 km) Catholic pilgrimage. Of course, Split, Trogir, and the often overlooked Seven Kastela are highly recommended.

More Details

owner Nada I.
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, croatian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
8 June, 2018

Why owner Nada I. chose Kaštel Štafilić

The villa has one of the best locations on the Dalmatian coast, conveniently situated between the UNESCO Heritage sites of Split and Trogir (both easily accessible by car or bus). It is perfect for hosting events, family vacations, and exploring the local culture and sites. The location on the water offers unparalleled views of Split as well as a fantastic night sky for stargazing enthusiasts.

There are many convenient options to explore the labyrinth of islands, particularly the hydroplane which is within reasonable walking distance from the villa. Schedules run more frequently in the summer months.

The UNESCO designated city of Split is the largest on the Adriatic coast and retains thousands of years of several cultural influences. Gothic cathedrals and Renaissance palaces line the seafront which is the best jumping off point to the neighboring islands.

What makes this villa unique

There are two supermarkets only 5-7 minutes away (driving). Split airport is conveniently close, meaning you will reach your destination quickly and without much hassle. Despite the proximity to the airport, it is a quiet haven since the flight path is never overhead. Furthermore, the villa is located directly on the beach, so if you are seeking a beach-side retreat with easy access, this is a perfect choice for you. The many spaces of our home afford plenty of options for a private time out. Finally, no vacation can be restful without a good night of sleep...which is why we make a point of having quality king-size mattresses in all 3 quiet bedrooms.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Kaštel Štafilić in Municipality of Kaštela

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Catering available
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2690 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Monument View
  • Mountain View
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • rural
  • village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , hair-dryer
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , hair-dryer
    Bathroom 4 - Outdoor Shower , outside shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , master/hair-dryer
  • Luxury bathrooms, new plush hand and bath towels. Master bath has a large bathtub and separate shower. Convenient outdoor shower is located among the rosemary, lavender, tamarind and olive trees, overlooking the Adriatic Sea. Beach towels are also provided for our guests.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , master/ king size bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , king size bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot , king size bed
    Lower level sitting area - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Brand new custom-made furniture, American king-size beds, with new super comfortable mattresses, wall-to-wall windows overlooking olive trees, garden and the sea. Huge closets with ample space for extra storage. Plenty of new pillows. Bedroom linens made from pure Egyptian cotton. On the lower level there is a sleeper sofa for additional guests.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace ...
  • Gated Community
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Patio
  • Conservatory
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Senior Adults Only Community
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
There is outdoor kitchen with charcoal/wood-burning barbecue perfectly designed for outdoor living. CABLE, Satellite TV, WASHER, DRYER, SAFE, BBQ


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

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Beachfront villa with great views between Trogir and Split
average rating of 4.888889 based on 18 reviews
Boise, Id.

Amazing house, beautiful area, gorgeous view!!

  • 5 of 5

Having just returned from a three week European vacation, my travelling companions and I unanimously agreed this Villa by the Sea was by far our favorite and hated having to leave. Being located between Split and Trogir, it was easy access to almost everything. Being from the US, it had all the modern conveniences we enjoy normally, including screens on the windows which most homes in Europe may not have. Mosquitos can be a problem and in order to enjoy the sounds of the sea and the fresh air without being targeted by those pesky critters, the screens were especially appreciated.

The outdoor areas were very comfortable and enjoying a glass of wine and hors d'oeuvres under the overhang of the beautifully tiled porch became a daily coveted activity.

The fully equipped kitchen was certainly an unexpected delight with almost every utensil and appliance needed to cook a gourmet meal, and most appreciated was the espresso machine which was put to good use every morning. Sometimes it was a bit challenging to figure out the appliances since buttons and settings were in Croatian but eventually we became adept at learning the basics, accept for the clothes dryer (which is an anomaly in Europe) as we couldn't get it to really dry the clothes. Perhaps it was our not understanding the workings of the dryer so we gave up and hung them outside to dry in the sea breezes.

The beds and linens were high quality and comfortable and much appreciated after having spent some prior days in Italy with extremely hard mattresses. We were also grateful for the wonderful showers and ample hot water.

This is an amazing home and we would love to come back if we get back to the area again. I can't imagine anyone being disappointed when staying here!!

The only issue we had was finding the house from the directions given even with GPS and Google maps. Perhaps a more detailed map would help.

Thank you, Nada, for sharing your beautiful home!!

  • Review Submitted: 31-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very nice and relaxing place

  • 5 of 5

We loved this villa very much, first of all right next to the sea, less people on the beach than anywhere, all the amenities are provided, we didn't need to buy anything extra just food. The villa is in a very good condition, clean and spacious, each room has air conditioner which was very important for us.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Batyr, Thank you for your review. Since you mention possibility of coming back next year for longer period please let me know ahead of time. We would love to have your lovely family back. Best regards, Nada
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Boston, MA

Best vacation.

  • 5 of 5

I'm posting this review a year late. As the anniversary of my vacation here approaches, I can easily say this was the best vacation I ever took, and I'm not a person who uses superlatives lightly. Our 3 year old daughter (was 2 at the time of our visit) constantly asks to go back to the house by the sea. The pictures of the view do not do it justice. The color of the Adriatic is bright blue matching the blue skies, and the green of the garden and the mountains in the background provide such a stunning contrast. Thanks to the easy access to a secluded beach, I had relaxing, quiet mornings (before my family joined me) wading in the water and taking in the view of Split just after sunrise. I do recommend any visitors bring water shoes/sandals if you have more sensitive feet, even though there are sandy areas depending on the tide. I should note that our daughter had no issue with the pebble beach and in fact absolutely loved it. There are no strong tides or big waves either which made the whole experience feel safe, calm, and very family friendly including for small children. The owner and manager were fantastic to deal with. As other reviewers have noted, the home was extremely well maintained, clean, and comfortable. The airport and hydroplane proximity offered convenience while not sacrificing quietude and calm. Split and Trogir were beautiful places to explore the rare times we decided to leave the home.

We hope to be back very soon!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to have you at our place. Thank you so much.
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Excellent and perfect property!

  • 5 of 5

We just loved our two weeks stay in this modern and spacious villa, just in front of a great and uncrowded beach. The high comfort of this property, the phantastic view and the clear see beneath your feet gives you anything you need for a relaxing and unique summer-holiday. Absolut perfect for a family like us, with children between 5 and 18 years of age. The nearness to the airport is no problem at all. What you mainly hear is the nice sound of the whims. The reservation-process and care of the owners as well as their local representative was very pleasant, uncomplicate and obliging. We say our warmest thanks to them and hope, to come back to this small paradise once again!

Wir haben in diesem grosszügigen und äusserst komfortablen Haus einen traumhaften Sommerurlaub verbracht. Einen perfekten Kieselstrand - welchen nur Einheimische kennen - mit klarem Wasser direkt vor den Füssen (ideal auch für Kleinkinder!). Super Sicht auf die Bucht sowie auf die Stadt Split (ca. 20 km entfernt). Der nahe gelegene Flughafen störte in keiner Weise. Ideal gelegen auch für Ausflüge in die absolut sehenswerten Städte wie Trogir und Split. Ein Ort also, wo man jederzeit gerne wieder hingeht, mit einer sehr angenehmen und zuvorkommenden Vermieterin. Für uns war es Sommerurlaub pur!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Josef, Thank you very much for your review and I hope you will be back soon with your lovely family. Best regards, Nada
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Luxury on the beach

  • 5 of 5

Our stay here was unbelievable! The house was immaculate and provided a level of accommodation that felt both sophisticated and comfortable. The garden was pristine and well manicured. Our children enjoyed playing on the beach that is accessible by stairs from the garden - they spent hours exploring the sea urchins, crabs, and sea snails in the clear water. Lazy afternoons spent in the shade of the veranda put the whole family into a relaxed mood where we were able to reconnect. This was heaven and we hope to return here soon! Thank you for sharing your home with us!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful house on the sea - great for swimming and visiting the area.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for just under a week in the beginning of August 2015. We were very happy with the overall experience. Although we were a little concerned about the proximity to the airport, in the end this was not an issue and really did not bother us. The view is stunning with the sea underneath the house and a private entrance onto the beach. It was such a real pleasure to swim every morning before our breakfast - with no one to disturb us. The house itself is very well thought out - extremely comfortable and airy. There is one very large and bright living space. There are only three bedrooms, but all to a high standard with modern equipment. There are plenty of areas to sun bathe around the house, and if it gets too hot, the AC in the house works very well. The kitchen is also well equipped and a pleasure to use.

Ideally you would need a car or a scooter - its 4km to Trogir, similar to Kastel, and 18km to Split which is extraordinary and worth a few visits. We liked Kastel as its quite authentic with fewer foreign tourists. Trogir has a good food market and beautiful cathedral and town center. There is a great mix of great sea and historical sites to visit.

We would hope to come back again some time.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Gilliane, Thank you for your review. I do hope you will come back. It was a pleasure to have you at our place. Best regards, Nada
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Pantan Beach
Historic City of Trogir
Trogirska riva
Diocletian's Palace (Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian)
Galerija Meštrović
galerija mestrovic split
galerija ivan mestrovic
Nearest Airport
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
10 min walk to another beach there is a cute bar
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
I n Kastel Novi, Intrada and in Trogir Don Dino
Nearest Beach
5 Metres
in front of the villa
Car: recommended

Villa Air is ideally situated in Kastela, between Split and Trogir. Split, a stunning city full of ancient masterpieces (one of which is the former summer palace of the Roman Emperor Diocletian), is an urban mecca where tourists flock to see ancient ruins and experience a vibrant nightlife and cafe culture. Trogir is a quaint and beautiful seaside town built by the ancient Greeks over two thousand years ago. Both cities are UNESCO heritage sites. The nearest shops and restaurants are in Trogir (a short 5-10 minute drive), where one can find an abundance of restaurants that offer gourmet Dalmatian cuisine. There is also a bustling open fish market and a farmers' market offering organically-grown fruits and vegetables, local cheeses, as well as various pizzas, sandwiches, and baked goods. You truly can't find a more perfect location for this villa. It's close enough to energetic towns where you can sip a leisurely espresso and people-watch, yet it is the perfect refuge if you simply want to spend your time relaxing by the sea, away from it all.

Speaking of 'getting away from it all,' a mere 10 minute walk from the house you'll find Europe's first ever hydroplane service, with a plane taking off five times throughout the day, connecting you to Jelsa, Hvar in 13 minutes for the price of a ferry from downtown Split. Also here is another beach, with two cute cafes, one with gelato that is delivered to them every morning from the best gelato place in Trogir. Enjoy a quick swim or sip a cappuccino while you wait for a hydroplane to take you to one of the most beautiful islands in the Adriatic. This amazing villa has it all.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Kaštel Štafilić, Europe

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
summer 2018
16 Jun 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
15 Sep 2018 - 17 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £376.45

Refundable Security Deposit $ 500 in cash will be asked at the arrival and returned to the renter on the departure date if no damage is done at the villa.
The deposit and balance payment could be paid by bank transfer or by credit card with Home Away direct payment.
The additional services should be paid locally.
Daily maid service available at additional cost.
The coast of electricity, water included.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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