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19th century Dalmatian villa with swimmingpool, luxury&peaceful, close to beach

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
villa
People
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday villa in Mirca - Villa Maruka

3 bedroom romantic stone villa recommended in Sunday Times -10min walk to beach!

Villa Maruka is a traditional Dalmatian stone house from the 19th century newly renovated into a luxury villa for 6 to 8 persons. It is situated in the peaceful old centre of the village Mirca, perfect for families or groups of friends looking for relaxation in an authentic island location. Sunday Times recommended Villa Maruka among 100 best SUMMER VILLAS in whole EUROPE!

The villa consists of 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen, dining and living room with a fireplace, mini-bar and a TV set. All together over 120m2 of the interior. Outside, in the forecourt of the villa is a swimming pool with hydro massage and attractive covered outside dining area with BBQ. A sundeck is positioned to capture the best views of the sea and Dalmatian coast.

The nearest beach and a restaurant are only 800 meters from the villa (10 minutes’ walk!), a grocery shop is less than 2 minutes by walk and the nearby town of Supetar with its busy cafes, restaurants and shops is within 5 minutes’ drive or 30 minutes stroll.

- LOOKING FOR AN ACTIVE HOLIDAY?

April, May, June, September and October in Villa Maruka are ideal for those seeking for an active holiday in a peaceful and authentic environment. Send us an enquiry and together with our friends and local providers we will put together a perfect active week, tailor made for you!

ADVENTURES & SPORTS - mountain biking, trekking, hiking, rock climbing, sailing, kayaking - or just soft walking in the nature...

AUTHENTIC LOCAL EXPERIENCES - olive picking, fishing, wine tasting, herbs picking, traditional local games, traditional food and cooking...

- FOR FOOD & WINE LOVERS:

Fresh seafood on the seaside, probably the best Croatian lamb in central parts of the island, abundance of fresh seasonal vegetables and wild herbs, famous local olive oil (grown and produced so close to your villa!), sweetest figs and grapes, almonds, cherries, sheep cheese and curd… Make sure to also try Dalmatians’ traditional festive dish 'pasticada'– long cooked beef in delicious sauce served with gnocchi; venture to taste a local specialty which is prepared only in few island villages and nowhere else in the world; don’t forget to match it all with fresh white wines from northern Croatian regions or rich Dalmatian reds which will fill your glasses with tastes of hot mediterranean sun...

Explore on your own or take a guided “gastronomy tour”, join the wine tasting with our friends the local wine makers, find out everything about olive oil during the Olive trek festival or catch your own seafood lunch on private fishing trip. Book your stay in Villa Maruka and we will make sure you taste the best of Dalmatian cuisine!

- THE STORY OF THE HOUSE AND THE OWNERS:

Villa Maruka is a typical Dalmatian old house built by my family in the 19th century. My father was still born in this house, but than it had been empty for almost 50 years, until we renovated it in 2007/2008 and gave her new life. Before the construction works on the villa began, we consulted the Split conservation office to preserve as much as possible of the existing Dalmatian architectural tradition and its original charm, but at the same time to meet the highest modern living standards. I hope the villa will exceed your expectations!

Most importantly, I will be there to welcome you and help you discover the best of our island. I live full time in Mirca and will be happy to recommend my favorite restaurants and local food, things to see in the area and experiences you should not miss. I hope to share with you my love for this country and make your vacation here the most memorable.

I look forward to meeting you in Mirca!

Yours sincerely, Sanja Sinovcic

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

About Us

Agram d.o.o. OIB: 51316600534
Mirca
21400 Supetar
51316600534
VAT Reg NoHR51316600534

Owner
Sanja Sinovcic
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, German, Italian, Croatian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
6 December, 2016
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About Sanja Sinovcic

I will be there to welcome you and help you discover the best of our island. I live full time in Mirca and will be happy to recommend my favorite restaurants and local food, things to see in the area and experiences you should not miss. I hope to share with you my love for this country and make your vacation here the most memorable.

I look forward to meeting you in Mirca!

Yours sincerely,

Sanja Sinovcic

Sanja Sinovcic purchased this villa in 1884

Why Sanja Sinovcic chose Brac

Villa Maruka is an authentic Dalmatian old house built by my family in the 19th century. My father was still born in this house, but than it had been empty for almost 50 years, until we renovated it in 2007/2008 and gave her new life. Before the construction works on the villa began, we consulted the Split conservation office to preserve as much as possible of the existing Dalmatian architectural tradition and its original charm, but at the same time to meet the modern living standards. I hope the villa will exceed your expectations!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We (me, my wife, two children (2 and 4 years old) and my parents-in-law) spend a amazing holiday in Villa Maruka and in Brac island. The both beat our expectation. We enjoyed excellent facilities of the villa and our kids really loved the pool! The villa is situated in a small and quited village which is a perfect situation for a relaxing vacation with the family. All needed services was nearby and a car trip to Supertar's services (restaurants, superstores etc.) took only about 10 minutes.

We had a car rented for the whole week and we made several car trips to another small villages and beaches in the island. Sceneries were incredibles and the sea was already warn enought to swim. How the sea water can be so cristal clear?

Thanks Sanja for your warm hospitality!
Jun 2012
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

19th century Dalmatian villa with swimmingpool, luxury&peaceful, close to beach
average rating of 4.8 based on 14 reviews
5

Fantastic villa

  • 5 of 5

We loved out stay - a beautiful villa in a quiet location. Sanja was very helpful, quickly sorting out our lost internet connection after a storm, organised our car hire and speed boat taxi back to the airport. A perfect holiday destination.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your nice review! It was my pleaseure to be your host in Croatia and help you organise your relaxing holiday here. I hope we will see eachother again here in Mirca! Many regards, Sanja
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5

Beautiful villa

  • 5 of 5

Lovely villa and owner couldn't be more helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. I was glad to help you with my recommendations. I hope to see you and your lovely family again in my villa in some of the next seasons! Sanja
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4

The perfect stay in a beautiful villa.

  • 4 of 5

we cant thank Sanja enough for our stay in this lovely villa in beautiful surroundings.

We stayed at Villa Maruka for 10 days as a family of four plus two friends and it really was a lovely time spent just relaxing and enjoying this wonderful island.

from the moment Sanja met us on our arrival, we were made to feel very welcome and we were so pleased when we arrived at the villa and saw how comfortable and clean it was.

Sanja was always on hand for anything we needed and we loved the fresh grapes and tomatoes that were brought from her garden.

it really was a great holiday and we are already thinking about coming back next year. Thanks Sanja x.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for coming! And for your nice review. I look forward to seeing you next summer again! Sanja
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4

compact and well cared for.

  • 4 of 5

We were delighted with the property. It was well cared for and nothing was too much trouble for the owner. I would highly recommend the villa.

It was the perfect tonicing for a relaxed stay but recommend hiring a car to get around the Island.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Preston, Lancashire, England
5

An absolute Gem!!

  • 5 of 5

I can truly say we so enjoyed our stay at Villa Maruka. The villa has amazing grounds, pool and outdoor facilities; then inside the villa there is everything you could possibly need.

We loved the location, the peace and tranquility was fantastic. And Sanja, who looked after us for our week in Villa Maruka, was the perfect host, giving great advice and tips, available when needed and supplied us with fresh vegetables from her own garden on a regular basis.

The quality, care and attention given to this villa is immense, and it all adds up to deliver a great holiday.

Thank you Sanja.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for coming to our villa and thank you for writing such a nice review! I am so glad you had a great holiday here. It was pleasure to meet you and hope you will visit us again! Sanja
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Hampshire, England
5

Excellent!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely villa, delightful location, Sanja is attentive and helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Andrew, I am so glad you enjoyed in our villa. I would be happy to see you again here. Thank you for your nice review and greetings from Brac! Sanja
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Split Airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
in Supetar
Nearest Ferry
4 Kilometres
Supetar
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Split
Nearest Motorway
35 Kilometres
Split - Dugopolje, exit from A1 highway
Nearest Restaurant
800 Metres
in Mirca
Nearest Beach
800 Metres
Mirca main beach
Car: recommended

Villa Maruka is situated in the traditional part of the village Mirca, but only 3km west from the town of Supetar, which is the Brac island capital and a port for ferries connecting the island with the biggest Dalmatian town Split. Although it’s so easy to reach, this part of Mirca still has the authentic soul of an old island village: stone houses, narrow streets, and the time you spend here passes more peacefully and relaxed! The village is surrounded by old olive groves, orchards and pine woods with interesting hiking and biking routs. The nearest beaches are within 10 to 15 minutes by walk.

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The villa is handily place for exploring the whole island of Brac and its charming seaside towns, hidden historical treasures, beautiful beaches and the unspoiled nature. One can also take the ferry beck to Split for one day shopping and sightseeing in the Split old town formed in the magnificent Diocletian palace - 1700 years old unique Roman palace which is still today alive and full of locals.

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If you just want to relax in your villa, without needing to drive anywhere else, the nearest restaurant and coffee bar are some 800 meters from the villa on the main beach in Mirca, which is only 10 minutes on foot. Just 2 minutes by walk from the villa is a grocery shop as well. Bigger supermarkets, souvenir shops, green and fish market, pharmacy, hospital, bank, ATM, gas station, more restaurants, cocktail bars and night bars, all can be found in the town of Supetar, just 5 minutes’ drive from the Villa Maruka by taxi or a bus. If you prefer to walk, you will be in Supetar after a nice 30 minutes stroll or 10 minutes of easy bike ride. Car and bike rentals are available with delivery to the villa!

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AIRPORT TIPS: Our closest international airport is Split airport on the mainland. Split airport is connected with most of the major European airports, in summer with direct flights. Some low cost companies like EASY JET, GERMAN WINGS, Wizzair, JET2com, NORWEGIAN, Vueling, Transavia also fly to Split. We can help you organize transfers from the airport to the villa by minibus (via Split ferry port) or even by private speed boat directly from the airport to a pier in Mirca.

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AIRPORT TRANSFER TIMES: from 1h45min by car/minibus (via ferry); 45 minutes by private speed boat or motor yacht

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OTHER AIRPORTS: Zadar international airport is also not so far. Only 1h35min drive to Split ferry port! Zadar airport is Croatia's RYANAIR base connecting Dalmatia and 16 European cities on low cost direct flights! Dubrovnik airport is 3h30min drive from Split. Minibus transfers are available from these airports as well!

There is also a smaller international airport on our island Brac. Brac airport can be used for charters and private planes!

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FROM ITALY by FERRY - Split is connected with Ancona by ferry boats whole year round, in summer every day!

Check the schedules on: www.jadrolinija.hr or www.blueline-ferries.com

Fast boat line from June to September: www.snav.it

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REGION CENTRAL DALMATIA:

Dalmatia is one of the most beautiful, yet unspoiled Mediterranean regions. It will amaze you with its clear blue sea and white stone shining under warm Mediterranean sun, as well as with its little towns rich with heritage and cultural and historical sites, all surrounded by the beautiful nature.

Easy-going Mediterranean lifestyle and warm and welcoming local people will help you relax and recharge your batteries with a lot of positive energy! And the food… fresh, healthy and full of original flavors!

The island of Brac is situated in the hart of Dalmatia, offering island atmosphere but also excellent connections with the mainland and the second biggest Croatian town Split.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Mirca, Brac

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Christmas and New Year
23 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£633
for 3 nights
From
£211
£1,476
 
 
Low season 2017
2 Jan 2017 - 12 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£481
for 3 nights
From
£160
£1,122
 
 
May 2017
13 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£582
for 3 nights
From
£194
£1,358
 
 
Beginning of summer 2017
27 May 2017 - 9 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£683
for 3 nights
From
£228
£1,594
 
 
June 2017
10 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
6 night minimum stay
£1,619
for 6 nights
From
£270
£1,889
 
 
High season 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,480
for 7 nights
From
£354
 
 
End of August 2017
26 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,889
for 7 nights
From
£270
 
 
Beginning of September 2017
2 Sep 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
£1,366
for 6 nights
From
£228
£1,594
 
 
September 2017
9 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£582
for 3 nights
From
£194
£1,358
 
 
October 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£481
for 3 nights
From
£160
£1,122
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £253
Stay tax €1 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

Additional services that can be arranged: massage at the villa, car/scooter/bike/boat rentals, laundry (washing+ironing), baby sitting, boat or coach excursions, wine tasting, sports and adventure excursions, airport transfers etc.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa on Mirca on Dalmatian Islands

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 120 m²
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , ground floor, en suite
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , first floor, family bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , by the pool
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , next to the living room
  • Bathrooms are equipped with hairdryers, towels, toilet paper and basic complimentary toiletries.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , ground floor, en suite bathroom 1
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , first floor, share bathroom
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , twin, first floor, share bathroom
  • On the ground floor there is living and dining area with TV set and a fireplace, a fully equipped kitchen, a separate toilet (guest cloakroom) and a small laundry room. Master bedroom is also on the ground floor and it has big bathroom en suite and a terrace door leading out onto a side terrace with old lemon tree and small herbs garden. From the living room a grand staircase leads to the first floor which contains 2 more bedrooms: a double bedroom, a twin bedroom and one family bathroom. There is one more bathroom with shower next to the outdoor eating area. Each room has SAT TV, air conditioning and a safe. In the living room is a sofa bed where 2 extra persons can sleep.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Wood Decking
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The price includes use of linen, electricity, hot and cold water, every day cleaning, final cleaning, garden and pool maintenance, daily towel change, linen change two times a week, unlimited internet (wireless connection, medium speed). Internet connection is not available in all rooms in the villa due to original thick stone walls. WiFi is also available in villa manager office on the beach, 800 meters from the villa.

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