Hiza Histria

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Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4


Pool Modern Ideal for Kids Hot Tub

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•    Up to £100 Private Chef Voucher
•    Free change on dates if restrictions mean you can't travel
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"Sleeping up to eight people in its generously proportioned four bedrooms, the three-story property, which has been in the owner's family for generations, is so well equipped it would be easy not to leave..." Read a full review of Hiza Histria on Mailonline >

Hiza Histria is a striking illustration of Istrian architecture, where the locally renowned Pietra d'Istria, a hardy limestone, was used to build this fine holiday villa over 200 years ago. Renovated in 2014, Hiza Histria is particularly well suited to a large group of friends or families with children. As you enter this Hiza, some of the original features have remained intact. The original wooden ceiling beams allow guests to fully embrace this rustic Hiza’s design.

There are four amply sized bedrooms scattered amongst the ground, first and second floors; each with wonderful views of the Istrian countryside. Due to the recent restoration, the bathrooms are totally fitted out with superior features like quartz countertops, non-slip ceramic tiling and even a hot tub.

The ground floor is the perfect area for relaxation! A serviceable stone wine cellar & bar area can be found directly next to a well-equipped kitchen, with a raging chimney firepit. Make yourself a drink and pop into the billiards room, where a pool table awaits. Next to this room the living and dining areas can be found, which have terrace access to the poolside and garden for some outside fun.

The exteriors grounds are an ideal place to enjoy meals and drinks. A thatched pergola stands above a stone alcove, where outdoor furniture can be found. Both of these areas are ideal for either al fresco dining or some intimate drinks. The overflow swimming pool is a great for a refreshing dip, during those warm summer months. After a quick swim, grab a drink from the bar and recline on the sun loungers surrounding the swimming pool and absorb some Croatian rays!

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What you should know…

  • Hiza Histria is in a rural location and car hire is advised

Property Features

Private Pool Wi-Fi/Internet Air-Con Hot Tub BBQ Satellite TV Wine Cellar Games Room Pool/Snooker DVD Working Fireplace Heating

The Villa
Hiza Histria is a 4-bedroom villa sleeping 8 guests, located in popular Istria.

Ground Floor
- Billiards room
- Communal bathroom
- Dining area
- Fully equipped kitchen, with Taverna barbecue
- Wine cellar & bar

First Floor
- Bedroom with double bed
- Family bathroom
- Living area
- Kitchenette

Second Floor

- Bedroom with twin beds
- Bedroom with twin beds
- Bedroom with double bed
- Family bathroom

Exterior Grounds
- Private swimming pool, with Roman steps access
- Barbecue grill
- Outdoor dining & furniture
- Pergola
- Sun loungers

Additional Facilities
- Wi-Fi
- Air conditioning
- TVs
- Billiards table
- Washing machine
- Baby cot available on request at time of booking
- Private parking


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About the surrounding area of Hiza Histria
<1hr to Airport Rural Location Wine Tasting Outstanding Landscapes
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Formerly known as Histria, the enchanting waterside escape of Istria is the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. It’s heart shape shows is almost a physical representation of the passion and culture that can be found here.

Living up to its original Latin name, Istria is steeped in history and palpable heritage featuring many fascinating historical sites that travellers are able to visit. Perhaps the most impressive of which is the Roman Amphitheatre which has been preserved incredibly well, standing in Pula and this amphitheatre is actually the sixth largest arena in the whole of Europe!

Outside of its historical charms, Istria has plenty of other features on offer. Surrounded by the Adriatic Sea, there are many pristine, picturesque beaches and sea front café’s where one can soak up the sun or watch the boats as they travel towards the nearby ports of Italy and Slovenia.

Turning away from the coast, rural Istria is completed with rolling green hills all overflowing with natural emerald beauty. If you are enticed by the lure of wild and rare nature, then take a boat trip to the nearby islands of Brijuni which are not only surrounded by the most intensely stunning beaches but are also covered in greenery boasting rare wild plants including wild cucumber and more.

Local Amenities
Nearest Airport Pula


Nearest Village

(Walking Distance)

Nearest Town/City Porec


Nearest Restaurant Taverna Borgonja


Nearest Bar/Pub Caffe Bar Arlecchino


Nearest Beach Brulo Beach


Nearest Supermarket Diona Supermarket



This heart-shaped peninsula was the birthplace of modern Croatian tourism, and it’s easy to see why. Its history has bestowed it with Italian sophistication, most obviously seen in pastel-painted coastal towns, like romantic Rovinj. But, tear yourself away from the Istrian coast, through the vineyards, olive groves, and dense forests, and you will discover brilliantly preserved medieval towns and villages, where cobbled streets reveal quaint galleries, sweet squares and sea-views.

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Best Suited For: All Ages
Ideal for Kids Ideal for Teens

Kids Activities Close-by

  • <1hr to Airport

Onsite Facilities

  • Games Room
  • Pool/Snooker
  • DVD


At Oliver’s Travels we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to babysitters we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:

- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport pick-up/drop-off
- Babysitting/childcare services

Please note that all extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!

Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions may be amended from time to time.

Security deposit €300, to be paid upon arrival
Arrival time 4.00 p.m.
Departure time 10.00 a.m.
Energy costs included? Included in the rental price
Linen & towels included? Included in the rental price
End of stay cleaning included? Included in the rental price
Tax Included in the rental price
Changeover day Saturday
Minimum stay 5-7 nights
Internet access? Wi-Fi connection
Pets welcome? No
Smoking Allowed? Not permitted in the property
Insurance It is recommended that all guests take out insurance to cover against potential cancellation and any accidental damage caused during your stay at the property.

Rental Rates

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 5 Nights Weekly
Jan 16th 2021 - May 8th 2021 £993 £1,390
May 8th 2021 - Jun 12th 2021 £1,227 £1,717
Jun 12th 2021 - Jun 26th 2021 £1,543 £2,161
Jun 26th 2021 - Jul 3rd 2021 - £3,006
Jul 3rd 2021 - Aug 21st 2021 - £3,475
Aug 21st 2021 - Aug 28th 2021 - £3,014
Aug 28th 2021 - Sep 11th 2021 £1,543 £2,161
Sep 11th 2021 - Sep 18th 2021 £1,227 £1,717
Sep 18th 2021 - Jan 1st 2022 £993 £1,390
Jan 1st 2022 - Jul 20th 2022 £993 £1,390

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 5 Nights Weekly
Jan 16th 2021 - May 8th 2021 €1,050 €1,470
May 8th 2021 - Jun 12th 2021 €1,297 €1,815
Jun 12th 2021 - Jun 26th 2021 €1,632 €2,285
Jun 26th 2021 - Jul 3rd 2021 - €3,179
Jul 3rd 2021 - Aug 21st 2021 - €3,674
Aug 21st 2021 - Aug 28th 2021 - €3,186
Aug 28th 2021 - Sep 11th 2021 €1,632 €2,285
Sep 11th 2021 - Sep 18th 2021 €1,297 €1,815
Sep 18th 2021 - Jan 1st 2022 €1,050 €1,470
Jan 1st 2022 - Jul 20th 2022 €1,050 €1,470

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 5 Nights Weekly
Jan 16th 2021 - May 8th 2021 $1,276 $1,787
May 8th 2021 - Jun 12th 2021 $1,576 $2,206
Jun 12th 2021 - Jun 26th 2021 $1,983 $2,777
Jun 26th 2021 - Jul 3rd 2021 - $3,863
Jul 3rd 2021 - Aug 21st 2021 - $4,466
Aug 21st 2021 - Aug 28th 2021 - $3,873
Aug 28th 2021 - Sep 11th 2021 $1,983 $2,777
Sep 11th 2021 - Sep 18th 2021 $1,576 $2,206
Sep 18th 2021 - Jan 1st 2022 $1,276 $1,787
Jan 1st 2022 - Jul 20th 2022 $1,276 $1,787

Please note that prices may not be 100% accurate for dates outside of the current calendar year. For an accurate quote, please enquire.


  • A Beautiful Villa

    Posted by Rob on 16/10/2018

    It was a beautiful villa, just a little bit to far away from coast otherwise, it would have got five stars.

  • We will go back!

    Posted by James on 29/09/2018

    The pool is gorgeous, the perfect sun trap with enough shade to get away from the heat. All of the bedrooms are a good size and the kitchen, with its central island, is great for preparing family meals. We would definitely go back.

  • A fantastic find

    Posted by Poppy on 10/09/2018

    Quite simply the best villa we have stayed in in the past 10 years. The property itself was absolutely stunning having been completed to the highest of standards. Plenty of room both inside and out, a great swimming pool and a pool (snooker not swimming) room which was well used! We spent days in the pool and evenings on the terrace watching the sun go down. All rooms had air conditioning, which was good as temperatures during our stay were between 35 and 40 degrees! Nearby was a great restaurant called the Borgonja in the lovely settlement of Visnjan- just 5 minutes away. Last, but not least, the property’s owners Suzanna and Sandy were just great. Always helpful and going that extra mile to ensure our enjoyment and relaxation. Thanks so much to you both for making our holiday in your beautiful villa exceptional. We fully recommend it and hope to be back soon.

  • A beautiful villa

    Posted by Claire on 12/08/2018

    A beautiful spacious villa for multiple couples and their children to enjoy a relaxing holiday. We especially loved the pool table in the cellar and the lovely outdoor eating areas. This villa is a home from home and has everything a family needs to relax and have a brilliant holiday. It's a 25-minute drive from the Aquapark Istralandia, voted one of the best waterparks in Europe and a short drive from the pretty seaside town of Porec with its water inflatables for kids, restaurants, quad biking and other activities.

  • Full of character!

    Posted by Chris on 28/07/2018

    This villa is simply outstanding. It's full of character and we thoroughly enjoyed the owners telling us about the history of it belonging to their grandmother and how they have tastefully decorated it but retained its original charm and tradition. It had everything we wanted, and more, to enjoy our time away. Loved the addition of an honesty bar wine cellar and pool table.

  • Amazing

    Posted by Isabel on 16/08/2017

    This is the most beautiful house I have ever seen in my life and it was one of the best vacations I have ever spent. It is well and calmly situated. And it absolutely looks like it can be seen on the photos. We were very kindly and warmly welcomed by Susi and would like to thank the whole family for this unique experience.

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