Rent a beach villa with private pool or a city apartment in Istria

Enjoy clear blue seas and the historic towns of Istria from your holiday rental

Villas, apartments and holiday rentals in Istria

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.

Villas and apartments in Istria: key destinations

Villas and apartments in Pula

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.

Villas in Groznjan

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.

Villas and apartments in Porec

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.

Villas and apartments in Svetvincenat

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.

Villas and apartments in Rovinj

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.

Villas and apartments in Opatija

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.

Villas and apartments in Vodnjan

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.

Villas and apartments in Umag

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.

Villas and apartments in Labin

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.

Showing 3,494 apartments and villas in Istria

Villa in Makovci, Croatia
From £1,609 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 12
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
In the small place of Vigini, in the heart of Istria, stands this unique holiday home on a huge estate.
Villa in Juršići, Croatia
From £1,035 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 11
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
If you want to spend your holiday surrounded by nature and greenery, this is the right choice for you. The holiday home has a large, fully fenced plot.
Villa in Krnica, Croatia
From £1,630 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
This holiday house with pool is located on a large property next to the small Istrian town of Mutvoran. Surrounded by fragrant greenery it offers a peaceful vacation.
Villa in Filipana, Croatia
From £1,138 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
A pearl amidst pristine nature, is this spacious estate which is located on approximately 8000 m² land.
Villa in Belavići, Croatia
From £1,525 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Garden
This modern holiday home with indoor and outdoor swimming pool is surrounded with beautiful nature and a large plot, which will surely offer guests unforgettable, peaceful holiday.
Villa in Galižana, Croatia
From £1,295 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
This holiday home with an attractive swimming pool is spread over the ground floor and the first floor. The garden has many olive trees and lush greenery. The furniture is comfortable and functional.
Villa in Vadediji, Croatia
From £1,609 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Garden
This unique and luxurious villa is located on the outskirts of the small village of Vadediji, close to the town of Zminj. Inside, you will discover a modern and stylish design and spacious, yet cosy.
Villa in Gologorički Dol, Croatia
From £574 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Garden
This pretty holiday home with swimming pool is located in natural surroundings. As it is positioned on a hill of a small place Braticici near Gologoricki Dol, in Istrian hinterland.
Villa in Heki, Croatia
From £835 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • Pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
This elegant holiday home is located in a small Istrian village, in the near of Pazin. Enjoy this comfortable accommodation with beautiful interior.
Villa in Peroj, Croatia
From £939 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • Pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Garden
This charming holiday home is located in the village of Betiga, which is near the stunning Brijuni National Park. The bright and spacious rooms feature a modern and colourful decor.
Villa in Snašići, Croatia
From £721 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Balcony / terrace
This pretty and modern terraced holiday home with swimming pool is situated in small Istrian village. Next to the pool there is a solar shower.
Villa in Bazgalji, Croatia
From £752 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Garden
This holiday home is located in the small town of Cesici, not far from Pazin. The home is situated on a small slope and has no immediate neighbours. It is therefore ideal for a holiday.
Villa in Krnica, Croatia: DCIM\101GOPRO
From £1,014 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
This exceptional rural property, built in 19th century has been fully rearranged and adjusted to the contemporary living standards. Holiday in this holiday home is a true anti-stress therapy.
Villa in Sveti Petar u Šumi, Croatia
From £939 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 12
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
This beautiful holiday home is located a little away from a small, Istrian village called Pamici. This home, situated in a perfect location is ideal for relaxing from every day stress.
Villa in Kirmenjak, Croatia
From £835 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
Near the favorite tourist resort Porec is this beautiful holiday house with pool located. The new building is designed according to the traditional Istrian stone construction.
Villa in Juršići, Croatia
From £992 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
This holiday villa is ideal for large families and for people who want to experience a memorable holiday. This furnished villa is modern and features every imaginable comfort.
Villa in Pavićini, Croatia
From £721 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
This beautiful holiday home is hidden in the green oasis and it is perfect for relaxing holiday. The house has nicely arranged plot, where children can play carefreely.
Villa in Pula, Croatia
From £1,420 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 16
  • 8 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • Pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
This comfortable holiday house with pool is located only a few minutes drive away from the sea and beautiful beaches.
Villa in Mali Vareški, Croatia
From £647 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
Spend your holiday in the small village of Jovici in this beautiful holiday home with pool. The pleasantly furnished interiors consist of two bedrooms with their own bathroom located upstairs.
Villa in Štokovci, Croatia
From £2,685 Per week
  • Villa
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air con
  • Parking
In the small village of Stokovci in central Istria you will find this beautiful holiday home with a swimming pool where you can spend a pleasant holiday.
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