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Istrian Trek

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Both the standard and higher grade hotels are a mixture of 3* and 4* and most of them have indoor or outdoor swimming pools. If you opt for the higher grade hotels you can enjoy a swimming pool and spa facilities on 5 of your 7 nights. Many of the hotels are family-owned, historic buildings with stunning views overlooking the Istrian landscape. All rooms have private bathrooms, mostly with showers.

Here is a brief description of our normal hotels, however, if full, we may change the hotel to something similar.

Standard Grade Trek

Nights 1 & 2: This family-owned “peaceful oasis” is situated in the rural area of Volpija near Buje, making it a great place to relax after a long walk. The hotel features a “Konoba” restaurant that offers traditional regional delicacies and of course locally sourced truffles when in season. During cooler evenings you can enjoy the comfort of a log fire in the restaurant. There is free Wi-Fi available at the hotel reception. All rooms feature a TV, heating and private bathroom with WC and shower.

Nights 3 & 4: This stunning family-owned hotel is located in a 17th-century palace at the very top of a hill where the medieval town of Motovun stands. Almost every window offers exceptional views of the landscape of Istria, giving a feeling of complete relaxation. They also offer wellness centre facilities including swimming pool, sauna, massages and a wellness garden. The hotel is very proud of their restaurant which offers a combination of modern, creative and traditional Istrian cuisine. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, LCD TV, telephone, heating and private bathroom with WC, bath/shower and hairdryer. Room upgrades to a superior room, apartment or exclusive room with balcony are available at a small supplement.

Nights 5 & 6: This beautiful boutique hotel is located on a hilltop in the old part of the town of Buzet. It offers stunning views of the River Mirna valley and a completely relaxed getaway for tired walkers. The charmingly furnished rooms retain an antique atmosphere although they are equipped for modern life. As well as the lovely restaurant area, you can eat outside if the weather permits. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, telephone, minibar, safe and private bathroom with WC, shower/bath and hairdryer. Room upgrades to superior or president rooms are available at a small supplement. Some rooms also include a massage bathtub.

Night 7: This friendly hotel provides excellent service and comfort and is located in the old town of Lovran, only 100m from the sea and the famous promenade that connects Lovran and Opatija. Here you can enjoy the clean air, quiet surroundings, good local food and the idyllic small town of Lovran. This hotel is on a B&B basis so you can select where to dine from the many sea front restaurants now that you are familiar with Istrian cuisine. This hotel also has a locally famous coffee shop which bakes delicious pastries. It also features a wellness centre that includes an indoor pool, fitness centre, massages, whirlpool and a selection of teas. The hotel has free Wi-Fi available to all their guests in the reception area. All rooms feature satellite TV, telephone, air conditioning, heating, minibar, safe and private bathroom with WC, shower/bath, and hairdryer. Room upgrades to a sea-facing room are available at a small supplement.

Higher Grade Trek

Same as above except for nights 1, 2 & 7 (see below).

Nights 1 & 2: This stunning family-owned hotel is perched on top of a hill in the pretty Istrian village of Brtonigla, from where the sea can be reached in just a few minutes. Close to the church of All Saints, this hotel was built on the ruins of an ancient castle. The hotel features a gourmet restaurant, wine cellar, wellness centre, outdoor and indoor pool, sauna, massages, terrace, private garden and olive groves. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, TV, telephone, minibar, safe and private bathroom with WC, shower/bath and hairdryer.

Night 7: Surrounded by a beautiful Mediterranean garden, this hotel is located in the old town of Lovran. From here you can admire the views of Mount Učka from the spacious garden terrace. It has a glass-enclosed wellness centre with indoor swimming pool, sun terrace, hot tub and saunas. This hotel is on a B&B basis so you can select where to dine from the many recommended restaurants in the area and have an authentic Istrian dining experience to finish off your trip. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, TV,  safe, minibar and private bathroom with WC, shower/bath and hairdryer. All air conditioned rooms feature private terrace with sea view.

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