Enjoy clear blue seas and the historic towns of Istria from your holiday rental
Istria lies in the northwest corner of Croatia, nestled next to the gleaming Adriatic Sea. Picturesque historic towns are scattered amongst the hilly landscape and beautiful coastline. Istria is perfect for a relaxing holiday by the sea with fishing villages on the coast and quaint villas further inland. Istria’s towns date back to Roman times, with narrow streets and historic buildings.
Rent a villa or apartment in the charming coastal cities of Pula, Opatija and Rovinj for a city and seaside holiday. You’ll find plenty of history and beauty as Istria was conquered by the Romans and later controlled by Venice. Rent a traditional stone villa in the heart of Istria for a relaxing holiday. Or stay in an apartment in one of Istria’s towns and villages to explore the undiscovered and unspoilt interior.
Rent in Pula, Istria’s largest city, and explore its historic sights and beautiful coastline. There’s plenty to do especially in the summer when music, art and film festivals are set in the Roman amphitheatre.
Explore Groznjan, a charming medieval hamlet nestled in the Istrian hills. Despite its narrow, cobbled alleyways and Venetian style buildings give it is relatively undiscovered. Rent a villa for a low key holiday.
Porec is a small town on Istria’s coast, dating back to Roman times. The town is ringed by pristine beaches whilst the thriving town centre showcases Roman and medieval churches, basilicas and defensive towers.
Svetvincenat is a village in centre of Istria, and a perfect place to rent a holiday home to get away from it all. Several beautiful churches are dotted nearby but the famous Morosini-Grimani Castle dominates the landscape.
Rovinj is small town on the western coast of the Istrian peninsula. Rent a villa with a private pool or an apartment in the town centre to explore the charming bars and restaurants after a relaxing day at the beach.
Opatija is a small town in the Kvaerner Bay on the eastern side of the Istrian peninsula. It is famous for its Austro-Hungarian architecture and is popular resort to rent a villa or apartment. Swim in the sheltered bays and savour the pine scented air.
Vodnjan is a colourful little town often overlooked by visitors to Istria. Rent an apartment or a villa with a private pool to get the most of Istria’s western coast. During the summer you can explore markets or enjoy a festival.
The historic city of Umag is on Istria’s western coast, only 10km from Slovenia and less than 50km from Trieste in Italy. Rent a historic city centre apartment or luxurious villa to enjoy the rich Roman heritage and sparkling sea.
Labin is a hilltop town on Istria’s eastern side, only 5km from the sea and an hour’s drive to Pula. It is divided into two parts: a hilltop old town with winding cobbled streets and a modern town at the bottom with shops and restaurants.