Villa Ursula Apartment ***** – your best destination for a great vacation
info: +385 99 8324901

About Villa / Prices

  • 300 m2 of living space, 900 m2 outdoor area
  • 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 1 additional toilet
  • accomodation for max 10 people
  • overlooking the sea, lake, valley
  • air conditioned
  • dishwasher, washing machine
  • TV / SAT
  • free Wireles Internet (Wi-Fi)
  • several terrace
  • barbecue
  • 24 m2 private swimming pool with sunbeds and shower
  • jog (traditional bowling)
  • 5 parking spots
  • Rustic villa located beneath the very cliffs (griže) in the picturesque little town of GRIŽANE.
  • It was built in 1906 in Art Nouveau style and  renovated in 2013 . The owners paid special attention preserving  the centennial shine and to bring a history that took place in the  Austro-Hungarian  times, but also to  provide all the modern  comfort  we are  used to.
  • The villa is situated in a quiet surroundings of Marušići village. It has over 900 m2 of own back yard and a large parking area for 5 cars. The living area extends to almost 300 m2, located on three floors.
  • The ground floor of the villa has two spacious bedrooms, each with its own bathroom and a  beautiful seaview. One of the rooms is white with blue details, and the other one has warm ocher painted walls. In the back side of the ground floor there is a washing machine and a storage area .
  • Inside the villa a wide  wooden staircase lead as to the first floor. The walls are decorated with original paintings from the era when the villa was built.  To the left there is a bedroom in calming lavender colour  with one wall entirely decorated with original paintings. The bedroom is furnished with original antique furniture that bears carvings decorated with golden leafs. The room has its own bathroom, which  you enter directly from the room.  Down the hall to the right  a door leads into the living area.
  • On the second floor there are two more bedrooms with breathtaking views of the valley, the lake and the sea. The bedrooms on the second floor have their own spacious bathrooms with two sinks and a bidet and a perfect view of the cliffs. One of these rooms (the green one) and its accompanying bathrooms are also decorated with original paintings on the walls. The second bedroom on the second floor is painted in a light orange tone. On the mezzanine between the first and the second floor there is an additional small toilet at your disposal .
  • The living area begins with the living room, where sitting in comfortable sofas, you can watch TV (SAT), or read  a good book or even surf the internet ( free wireless, you can use on your own laptop), or just make an afternoon break. Connected to the living room, there is the dining room and the kitchen. In the dining room there is a large white antique table and  an old cupboard from the same period. Both have been in the house since it was built. The kitchen is fully equipped with all of the small  inventory and appliances (oven, gas stove, fridge and freezer, dishwasher, microwave, filter coffee maker, electric kettle, toaster). From the kitchen you can step out to  two terraces. Left, on the open terrace oriented to the west, ideal for sipping the morning coffee while listening to a concert of crickets or even enjoying a glass of wine while gazing at the sunset. Right out of the kitchen you  go to the balustrade, a covered terrace with a large wooden table sorrounded by benches on which you will probably spend most of the day in the shade. Next to the terrace there is a barbecue, and from there a few steps take you out to the garden whith a private pool, with a cristal blue water like the water of the Adriatic Sea. The sundeck by the pool is paved and you can enjoy the sea and the lake view from the  sunchairs (6 pieces) at your disposal or simply by lying in the pool. From the sunrise  until the sunset, the swimming pool and the  sundeck are sunlit. Next to the swimming pool (7,5 x3, 5 m), there is a shower with water heated by solar cells. Behind you there is nothing but the  Mediterranean forest and high cliffs. In front of there is Yyu a spacious and open courtyard.
  • For entertainment try to play the traditional game of bowling on the “jog”.
  • All rooms are oriented to the south, with a magnificent view of the  sea, the islands of Krk and Cres, the valley and the lake. The rooms are very spacious, each having original  wooden floors and are decorated  in a way that takes you in a journey back in time. The rooms have double beds. Each room has a private bathroom with shower. Our guests have a  hair dryer, an iron and an ironing board rack at disposal.

Dear guests

We wish to be a good host  for you and all our guests and to make  your stay in Villa Ursula the best part of your vacation. If you need any help or information during your stay, please feel free to contact us! Each house has certain house rules, and we kindly ask you to follow ours. Above are some of the rules. The entire house rules is posted in our Villa Ursula. – Arrival at Villa Ursula is possible from 14:00 pm . Departure time until 10:00 am, – Upon arrival, we will need your personal documents for registration at the Tourist Office, – All guests of Villa Ursula are responsible for their behavior inside and outside the Villa, and we kindly ask you to respect public order and peace, privacy and security of other guests and neighbors. – Please do not disturb the peace in a time of 22:00 h – 08:00 h, and generally do not create excessive noise – Receiving guests, organizing parties, events, and similar gatherings are strictly prohibited unless you have not received the consent of the owner, – Please take care of the Villau in maners of a good host – In case of loss of keys entrusted to you, you will bear the costs of acquisition and replacement of three new keys – Please settle the account for accommodation on arrival. On this occasion, it is  required to pay an advance of 300 €for possible damage. In case of now damage, the advance payment   will be returned – Please take care of the cleanness of Villa Ursula. The owners are not required to clean and tidy up during Your whole stay. Additional 50 € are charged for exceptionaly dirty left house on the day of check-out.   

Enjoy Your stay at Villa Ursula!

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00385 99 8324901 (Kornelija)

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Crikvenica and its beaches are only  7  km away . Pharmacy and medical doctors (general medicine, dentists) can be found in Crikvenica, as well as restaurants and other facilities. Grocery shop and a small cafe bar is located in the centre of Grižane only 300 m from the house (max 5 min walk).

At a single day excursion distance many sights can be visited : Plitvice lakes, islands of Krk, Cres, Losinj, Rab and Pag, the hinterland of Gorski Kotar, the city of Rijeka (capital of the Region), the peninsula of Istria – you can visit the sight yourself or use the arrangements offered by local travel agencies. Take advantage of all the possibilities and visit all the sights. Worlds famous miniaturist Juraj Klović was born in Grižane. The birthplace of Nikola Tesla can also be visited as a one-day trip to Lika. If you want to experience an adventure it is enough to go to the nearby Tribalj and take a paragliding  jump from the cliffs. If you choose a horseback ride you can see the  Vinodol vineyards and taste authentic wines. Take a bike ride on countless bike tracks. Hike, , take walks along walkways that offer spectacular views of the landscape …. FISH …. If you prefer books, literary evenings await for  you in Tribalj. For music lovers concerts are organized. In Pula, located at a 2 hours drive from Grižane, world famous musicians give summer concerts. In Crikvenica or in nearby Novi Vinodolski  various events are hel on a almost daily basis. Stroll through the celestial labyrinths in a practically  surreal environment of Krmpote.
Enjoy the food and the fish from the Adriatic Sea (all  summer long), the lamb from our islands (in the spring), the venison from our forests prepared according to the original recipes, the most famous Croatian cherries (in June), figs (late August) ….. Grižane are  the ideal place to relax. At any time of year. You are always welcome.
15.06.-19.07. 20.07.-23.08.
495,00 € 360,00 € 420,00 € 450,00 € 550,00 €
Tourist tax included.  The price is for the entire house, for up to 10 people per day. Demage deposit: 300,00 € upon arrival, returned upon departure if
no damage is done.
Included in the price:
  • Linen / changes once a week.
  • Bath towels (2 small and 1 large per person) included. 10 small hand towels in the additional toilet.
  • 1 towel per person for the pool also included (please do not take the towels to the beach).
  • Final cleaning included (if the villa is left particularly messy an additional 100 € fee  for cleaning service will be charged).
Not allowed: Pets.
Optional: daily cleaning service (hostess) / surcharged. If you need a baby crib, we have got it and it is free of charge.
Important notice: The owners do not live in the  villa. It can be used only for personal and private use. Without the permission of the owners it is not allowed to hold events or gatherings. Mandatory adherence to rules and regulations. Pool may be used only by swimmers and at their own risk.  Parents or guardians take responsibility for children under their care.

Villa Ursula - Grižane
address: Marušići 11, 51244 Grižane (Crikvenica), Croatia
tel: +385 99 8324901
open: all season