Negresco Farm

Near Bale, South IstriaSleeps: 14 + 4From €2100 per week
Negresco Farm
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  • Sleeps 14 + 4
  • 7 bedrooms
  • 6 bathrooms
  • WiFi
  • Private pool
  • Pool size: 10 x 5 metres
  • Distance to beach: 2.5 km
  • Distance to coast : 2.5 km
  • Nearest restaurant: 2.0 km

Tranquil, beautifully restored farmhouse with acres of garden and large pool for intimate gatherings

What we say
This large farmhouse is adorable, private, authentic, comfortable and has a most helpful owner. One of our favourites. Great for parties
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Prices per week
The accommodation is priced in euros. Prices in £ or $ are indicative.
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  • 21.Sep.2019 - 20.Dec.2019
  • €2100
  • 04.Jan.2020 - 15.May.2020
  • €2100
  • 16.May.2020 - 05.Jun.2020
  • €3150
  • 06.Jun.2020 - 19.Jun.2020
  • €3570
  • 20.Jun.2020 - 03.Jul.2020
  • €4410
  • 04.Jul.2020 - 21.Aug.2020
  • €5530
  • 22.Aug.2020 - 28.Aug.2020
  • €3710
  • 29.Aug.2020 - 18.Sep.2020
  • €2590
  • 19.Sep.2020 - 18.Dec.2020
  • €2100
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Additional price information

If booking online you will have the option to pay in your card’s local currency

Prices are based on maximum 16 guests.

Additional guests are charged at 20.00 euro extra per person per day.

Tourist tax of approximately €1.50 per person per day is payable in cash on arrival

A registration fee of €4.00 per guest is payable in cash on arrival

A refundable damage deposit of €700.00 is payable in cash on arrival

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  • 14 + 4 persons


  • 5 x Double bedroom
  • 1 x Twin bedroom
  • 1 x Double bedroom with double sofa bed
  • 1 x Double sofa bed in living room


  • 1 x Bathroom with shower and bath tub
  • 5 x Ensuite Shower room


  • Private pool
  • Pool size: 10 x 5 metres


  • WiFi

Cooling and heating

  • Underfloor or central heating


  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Bedlinen provided, weekly
  • Bath towels provided, weekly
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • Hairdryer
  • Baby cot on request
  • Feeding chair on request


  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Outside dining area
  • Barbecue


  • Plot area: 400 m2
  • Floor area: 370 m2


  • Nearest beach: 2.5 km
  • Nearest coast: 2.5 km
  • Nearest shop: 2.0 km
  • Nearest restaurant: 2.0 km
  • Nearest airport: 22 km (Pula)


  • Earliest check-in: 16:00h
  • Latest check-out: 10:00h

This beautifully and sensitively restored old, elegant country estate is in the heart of countryside and within easy reach of airport, beaches and charming coastal towns. The estate consists of two adjoining villas, totalling 7 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 2 sitting rooms and kitchens and 2 laundry rooms. The houses are surrounded by 5000 square metres of garden, 400 square metres of which are walled. The garden has a large swimming pool and extends to further meadows, fields, woodlands and its own walking and biking trails.

The living space comprises 370 square metres, and the whole atmosphere of the villa is one of spaciousness, luxury, relaxation, lazy summer days with a large gathering of family and friends. The villa is centrally heated and has roaring fires in its huge fireplaces, so it will be a wonderful place for autumn holidays and winter escapes. In the summer, you can walk to the beach through the countryside, only 1.5miles away. Recommended for family, groups of adults, celebration parties and weddings.

Negresco Farm - near Bale



Ground floor

This large, cool space has an original old world charm, with Italian terracotta tiles on the floor, stone arches and heavy wooden beams on the ceiling. Subtle Mediterranean colour on the walls is in keeping with the age and style of the villa. A stunning focal point is the typical large open fireplace which was a single way of cooking in the olden days, and now provides luxurious roaring fire in the winter. The sitting room has armchairs and a three seater sofa which can be used as an accessory bed for 2 people. Satellite TV, DVD player are provided. The dining table sits up to 12 people. The original farmhouse kitchen has a huge open fireplace, the second fireplace in the living zone. It is equipped with a fridge/freezer, cooker, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine, kettle, toaster, cooking utensils and tableware. Downstairs there is a guest cloakroom with a shower and a laundry room with a washer/drier.

First floor

The first floor comprises two double bedrooms which share a bathroom and the third bedroom with ensuite bathroom and dressing room. All the bed linen and towels are provided and are tastefully furnished.

Second floor

On the second floor there is a double bedroom with ensuite bathroom.


Ground floor

The same style and comfort continues in the smaller villa. On the ground floor there is an open plan with terracotta flooring, containing a sitting room, three seater sofa, armchairs, satellite TV, DVD player. The kitchen is equipped with a fridge/freezer, cooker, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine, kettle, toaster, cooking utensils and tableware. The dining table sits up to 8 people. In addition there is a laundry room with a washer/drier.

First floor

There are two ensuite double bedrooms and dressing room.

Second floor

On the second floor there is a double ensuite bedroom with an additional sofa bed.


The villa is set in a tended garden of 5000 square metres (over an acre) and has further adjoining fields, meadows and woodland which you can explore and go for walks or ride bikes (2 bicycles provided). Close to the villas is a covered terrace with a BBQ and a pizza oven, and large tables and benches for outdoor dining. There are several more terraces covered with climbing plants for shade. The pool is 10 x 5 metres, with green lawn and sunbeds for sunbathing (used from mid May to mid Sept).

Additional Information

  • Baby cot and feeding chair provided
  • 2 bicycles provided
  • Chef can be engaged on request
  • Pets on request
  • WiFi connection is extra 2.50 euro per day

A beautiful and peaceful location
Villa was decorated to a high standard with good amenities very clean and welcoming feeling when you entered. Outside was very
spacious and well maintained with plenty of eating and sitting areas. Pool was lovely with lots of sun beds which were very

Set in beautiful location very peaceful.

About location:

Rural location with a few bars and restaurants in short driving distance not walking distance. Beyond few miles lovely shingle
beaches and small towns you can explore.

Sign off main road to villa is only visual from one direction so near on impossible to see when approaching from map directions has
to be worked out by distance as you will miss.
Bale is a typical Istrian town with narrow alleyways and stone built houses, located 5 kilometres inland from Rovinj. A 15th century church and the restored medieval castle are the principal tourist attraction of the town. The town has a wide range of facilities including grocery stores, a chemist, a bank and several restaurants and cafes including a jazz bar Kamene Price.In nearby Colone bay dinosaur and other animal fossils from the Mesozoic age have been discovered.

Pula Airport

Pula Airport is 7km from Pula centre and 3km from the main motorway that runs the length of Istria.
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Rijeka Airport

Rijeka Airport is on the island of Krk. The island is connected to the mainland by a bridge. Rijeka centre is 24 kilometres from the airport.
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Italy & Other

via Italy (Trieste, Treviso and Marco Polo, Venice)
Ryanair flies daily to Trieste in north Italy from London-Stansted. There are also flights from Bari, Trapani, Alghero and Valencia. Trieste Airport is 1 hour drive from the Croatia/Slovenia border.

Slightly further away, but still within reach, there are regular flights by Ryanair from many European cities to Treviso (just north of Venice). EasyJet,and British Airways and many other operators fly to Venice (Marco Polo Airport). A couple of days in Venice makes a great two centre holiday.

via Slovenia - Ljubljana
Another option is to fly EasyJet to Ljubljana Airport in Slovenia (1 hour drive from the Croatian border). This route opens up the option of a day or two in the beautiful Slovenian lakes of Bled and Bohinj.

Check the Ljubljana Airport website.
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