Villas in Istria

Rent your perfect holiday villa: choose from over 1,200 villas in Istria including villas with private pools and cheap villas

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Our 10 best villas in Istria

Rent a great villa in Istria for a wonderful holiday.
  • Villa in Heki, Croatia
    6 bedroom villa • Sleeps 14

    Holiday villa in Istria, Croatia, with private pool

    This unique, charming villa, rich in many traditional elements and details, is the perfect place to relax in nature and escape from everyday stress.

    From £1,998 per week
  • Villa in Vodnjan, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 8

    Villa to rent in Istria, Croatia

    Detached house for 8 adults in 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, one en suite. Nice garden, swimming pool and summer kitchen (dining area seats for 8) only for guests, provide privacy on enclosed property

    From £366 per week
  • Villa in Juršići, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 10

    Villa to rent in Istria, Croatia

    Luxury Villa Monaco - property with private pool, garden and animals - near Pula and Rovinj

    From £3,047 per week
  • Villa in Valkarin, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 8

    Croatian villa to rent

    Istrian stone villa with pool is in Valkarin, beautiful little village near Porec, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, private parking, children's playground next to house, free wi-fi, 4km from the beach.

    From £1,599 per week
  • Villa in Medulin, Croatia
    9 bedroom villa • Sleeps 20

    Villa with private pool in Istria, Croatia

    9 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, 65 m2 hydromassage pool, jacuzzi, sauna, barbecue, ping pong table, billiard table, darts, private yard, and private parking.

    From £3,411 per week
  • Villa in Vabriga, Croatia
    5 bedroom villa • Sleeps 10

    Croatian holiday villa rental with private pool

    Situated in the delightful region in northern Croatia, close to the city of Porec.

    From £4,559 per week
  • Villa in Premantura, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 8

    Villa rental in Istria, Croatia, with private pool

    Cosmic Villas is delighted to present this contemporary, elegant property, constructed in 2018, offering modern comforts and an opulent way of life.

    From £2,931 per week
  • Villa in Ližnjan, Croatia
    5 bedroom villa • Sleeps 10

    Villa with private pool in Istria, Croatia

    Cosmic Villas is pleased to present this villa, an idyllic five-bedroom family-friendly retreat for ten located on Croatia's tropical Istria peninsula.

    From £2,484 per week
  • Villa in Juršići, Croatia
    5 bedroom villa • Sleeps 14

    Villa to rent in Istria, Croatia

    Cosmic Villas is delighted to present this elegant villa offering a unique holiday experience.

    From £4,090 per week
  • Villa in Poreč - Parenzo, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 8

    Villa with private pool in Istria, Croatia

    Cosmic Villas is delighted to present this beautiful villa is surrounded by lush greenery, colorful flowers and many palm trees, giving this place a real tropical, Mediterranean vibe.

    From £2,373 per week

Villas in Istria with private pools

Enjoy the space and privacy of a villa with a private pool.
  • Villa in Vabriga, Croatia
    6 bedroom villa • Sleeps 10

    Holiday villa in Istria, Croatia, with private pool

    Cosmic Villas is delighted to present this elegant holiday villa, located in the Croatian village of Vabriga, which hosts annual classical music concerts over the summer.

    Private pool
    From £6,178 per week
  • Villa in Ližnjan, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 8

    Croatian holiday villa rental with private pool

    Cosmic Villas is proud to present this magnificent five-star behemoth and new build villa, which will be completed in 2021 in Croatia's Istrian region.

    Heated private pool
    From £4,331 per week
  • Villa in Vabriga, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 8

    Croatian villa to rent

    There are not many places in Croatia that can match the beauty of Istria, and with a location like that in mind, you’ll need to find a vacation home to match!

    Private pool
    From £4,255 per week
  • Villa in Rovinj, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 10

    Villa with private pool in Istria, Croatia

    Cosmic Villas is delighted to present this stunning villa, located near the lovely city of Rovinj, with its beautiful interior design and luxurious swimming pool and spa.

    Private pool
    From £2,371 per week
  • Villa in Vabriga, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 8

    Villa rental in Istria, Croatia, with private pool

    With an exterior that is simply majestic, and the numerous amenities inside, Cosmic Villas is delighted to present this beautiful villa located in Vabriga.

    Private pool
    From £4,255 per week
  • Villa in Vabriga, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 8

    Villa rental in Istria, Croatia, with private pool

    Cosmic Villas is delighted to present this stunning villa, with a marvellous exterior and an even grander interior, this luxury villa provides first-class accommodation for up to eight fortunate guest

    Private pool
    From £5,416 per week
  • Villa in Gradišće, Croatia: created by dji camera
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 10

    Croatian holiday villa rental with private pool

    Arton Villa (398m2) is located in the heart of Istria and is an ideal starting point for numerous excursions. Villa has private pool and it is suitable for families.

    Private pool
    4m x 10m and 0.4m to 1.4m deep
    From £1,019 per week
  • Villa in Vabriga, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 8

    Villa with private pool in Istria, Croatia

    Located near the popular city of Porec, Cosmic Villas is delighted to present this modern villa with its four modernly furnished bedrooms that can accommodate up to eight guests.

    Private pool
    From £4,559 per week
  • Villa in Ripenda Kras, Croatia
    4 bedroom villa • Sleeps 8

    Villa to rent in Istria, Croatia

    Cosmic Villas is delighted to present this wonderful villa is a beautiful and modern home, surrounded by stunning natural landscapes.

    Private pool
    From £2,629 per week
  • Villa in Barat (Kanfanar), Croatia
    7 bedroom villa • Sleeps 20

    Villa with private pool in Istria, Croatia

    Cosmic Villas is pleased to present this renovated villa with rustic charm and all modern conveniences.

    Heated private pool
    From £6,915 per week

Cheap villas in Istria

Rent one of our cheapest villas in Istria for a low cost holiday.
  • Villa in Cokuni, Croatia
    1 bedroom villa • Sleeps 4

    Villa to rent in Istria, Croatia

    In the small and peaceful village of Cokuni is located this sympathetic terraced house.

    From £146 per week
  • Villa in Bertoši, Croatia
    1 bedroom villa • Sleeps 4

    Villa to rent in Istria, Croatia

    Spend a relaxing holiday in this holiday home in the village of Bertoši, not far away from Pazin. Experience romantic starry nights and escape from the stressful everyday life.

    From £156 per week
  • Villa in Marčenegla, Croatia
    2 bedroom villa • Sleeps 5

    Croatian holiday villa rental

    In a small village of Marčenegla, in the heart of Istria, this beautiful holiday home is located and it is an ideal choice for those who love active tourism, adrenaline and motorcross terrain.

    From £157 per week
  • Villa in Hrboki, Croatia
    3 bedroom villa • Sleeps 4

    Croatian holiday villa rental

    This lovely holiday home with large grounds is located in the picturesque hinterland of Istria. The property is shared with the apartment CIL101 and the landlord’s wine cellar.

    From £177 per week
  • Villa in Žminj, Croatia
    1 bedroom villa • Sleeps 4

    Holiday villa in Istria, Croatia

    Not far from the town of Žminj, in the heart of Istria, this simple and functionally furnished detached apartment is located. The plot is shared with the house owner.

    From £177 per week
  • Villa in Žminj, Croatia
    1 bedroom villa • Sleeps 3

    Croatian villa to rent

    Spend your holiday in a pleasant holiday home in the heart of Istria. The holiday home is a traditional detached stone cottage on a shared plot, which is ideal for a carefree humming of children.

    From £177 per week
  • Villa in Vodnjan, Croatia
    1 bedroom villa • Sleeps 4

    Croatian holiday villa rental

    This beautiful holiday home is in a calm locality in Vodnjan. It is an ideal accomodation for a small family or two couples to spend a peaceful holiday. It has a bedroom, a bathroom.

    From £178 per week
  • Villa in Pula, Croatia
    Villa • Sleeps 2

    Croatian villa to rent

    This small holiday home is in a suburb of Pula. It is an ideal accommodation for a relaxing holiday in privacy. You can spend the warm summer evenings on the terrace with a glass of wine.

    From £187 per week
  • Villa in Kanfanar, Croatia
    Villa • Sleeps 3

    Villa in Istria, Croatia

    Look forward to a wonderful holiday in this attractive house with a quiet location.The house is homely and simply furnished; here.

    From £187 per week
  • Villa in Premantura, Croatia
    Villa • Sleeps 2

    Holiday villa in Istria, Croatia

    On a shared and fenced plot are located these two simple and functionally furnished small holiday houses.

    From £188 per week

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Prices and Availability for villas in Istria

Cheapest monthOctober 2023 average weekly price £90913% of villas are available
High seasonJuly 2023 average weekly price £2,19373% of villas are available
Most popular destinationRovinjAverage weekly price £1,453
Cheapest destinationPerojAverage weekly price £1,173

All data is for the next 12 months and all the prices are the average weekly cost (Saturday - Saturday).

Price information for villas in Istria (2022 - 2023)

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Average weekly prices for villas in Istria

The prices graph for villas in Istria shows you the average weekly price for one of our villas over the next twelve months. July and August are the most expensive months to rent a villa in Istria where the average price is £2,193 in July and £2,064 in August. The cheapest month to rent a villa is in October where the average weekly price is £803 (01/10 - 08/10). The average price of a villa in Istria varies considerably between regions, distance from the nearest beach and the size of the villa. See the graph for average weekly prices for our top destinations in Istria below.

Availability for villas in Istria (2022 - 2023)

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Weekly availability for villas in Istria

The graph above shows the availability of our villa holiday rentals in Istria over the next twelve months. December (31/12 - 07/01) is the busiest time to rent a villa in Istria where only 1,191 of our villas are available to book. The quietest time to visit Istria at the moment is in September (23/09 - 30/09) where 85% of our villas have availability.

Prices for top villa destinations in Istria (2022 - 2023)

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Average weekly prices for top destinations in Istria

This graph shows the average weekly prices for villas in our most popular destinations in Istria. Our cheapest popular destination to rent a villa in Istria is in Peroj where the average weekly rental price is £1,173. In comparison, Rovinj costs an average of £1,453 per week and Pula £1,444 per week.

Travel guide

Villas 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 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 something more modern in one of Istria’s towns to explore the undiscovered holiday gems.

Where to go in Istria

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.

Poreč

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.

Svetvinčenat

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

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

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. Swim in the sheltered bays and savour the pine scented air.

Vodnjan

Vodnjan is a colourful little town often overlooked by visitors to Istria. Rent 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.

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.

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.