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Hotel Vela Vrata

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Exellent hotel located in an ancient building in the heart of ancient town, but completely renovated for the guests. Very beautiful interiors, 5-star friendly staff who even made a bottle-of-vine gift for my wife's birthday - they noticed that themselves from the passport! Wonderful swimming pool and extraordinary breakfast served outdoors at the ancient wall. The only minus can be...

Thank Андрей В
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

From outside it looks like a part of old town houses,but terrace and inside is like you came in a fairytale. Beautiful design,very kindly staff,we get free entrance to Destilerija Aura and tryed 18 tipes of shots/rakija. Food is perfect, jacuzzi and sauna omg cant be better. My reccomendation for this place,you just have to experience this.

Thank Malaizri
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This hotel is situated in the old town and has stunning views over the valley from the outside terrace. Our room was beautifully decorated although slightly small but the bathroom was very well appointed with powerful shower and lots of space. The hotel seems to be a family run affair, charming friendly staff who are happy to help move luggage...

Thank Sharon H
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The hotel is set at the top of a hill in the old town with beautiful views below. We only stayed one night but our room, although compact, was very lovely. The indoor pool was open 24 hours and a nice way to end our evening. We also had dinner here which was very good and our breakfast was fresh...

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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We recently spent 3 nights here. Hotel Vela Vrata was the perfect base - on the top of the hill in the old town which was unspoilt and devoid of souvenir shops. The restaurant was incredibly good. We ate there each night and worked our way through a very varied menu. Breakfasts were amazing too. The swimming pool and spa...

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This hotel was for tourists and the food for dinner was fine when it arrived but dinner on the second night when the place was v busy took over an hour for the one course that we ordered to arrive AND WINE WAS VERY EXPENSIVE. Compared to non touristy places to eat the price was at least double. We would...

Thank Kimlet
Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This hotel was lovely,an ornate room with beautiful linen and extremely comfortable beds. Our room overlooked the valley and it was furnished to a very comfortable standard. It had beautiful gilded mirrors-a feature of the decor! The hotel had an amazing indoor swimming pool, even the towel rails and seating were heated. Luxury when you are on a walking tour....

Thank Robyne S
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Very well equipped, fine large bed, wellness/SPA/pool in hotel and free of charge. The staff is very helpful. Parking on site with parking card supplied by hotel or parking 100m near on hotel parking lot.

Thank Goran L
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Vela Vrata is a great well designed hotel with a stunning view embedded in the old part of Buzet. The rooms are clean and the service is amazingly friendly. When you are in Buzet this is definitely the hotel you should stay in! Ps: Do not forget to use the private spa room they have! :)

Thank 629benediktm
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Very romantic and charming little hotel. Modern and well functioning but with a relaxed and romantic atmosphere. + Clean + Well equipped and very nice room + Beautiful indoor swimming pool + You can reserve time for private spa and sauna (included) (outstanding) + Friendly and helpful staff. + Relaxed breakfast with a beautiful view over the mountains + Fair...

Thank Christian H

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Address: Shet.Vladimira Gortana 7, Buzet 52420, Croatia
Region: Croatia > Istria > Buzet
Price Range: RM443 - RM508 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Vela Vrata 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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“There is no lift in this hotel”
SharonH168, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the valley are a treat.”
robynes963, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room with full-size bathtub instead of shower-cabin.”
goranl745, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front of the building have a view over the valley - I'd request one of those.”
Chris_and_Trent, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 11 is the best, you may have to pay extra but it is worth it!”
annerob10, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
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