Contemporary 3-bedroom semi-detached house in turn key condition. Nestled in the hills below the town of Labin in the village of Ripenda Kras, 3km from the beaches of Rabac, Istria, Croatia. Ground floor is spacious open plan living area with high ceilings. Enter into hall way with shower room with hydro shower pod and garage /utility room to your right. Living room to your left comprising of 30sq metres of living space with 2 large sofas one being a king size sofa bed, extra large sliding patio doors with views of the pool and mountains, TV unit and coffee tables. To your left is a fully equipped kitchen/dining room with door out to covered and furnished back terrace, pathway to pool and sun terrace. Views of the pool and tree covered mountains from rear of the property.
Upstairs 3 double bedrooms and spacious bathroom with jacuzzi bath. Floor to ceiling fitted wardrobes in the master bedroom and full length of hallway. Master bedroom has super king size bed with walk out balcony. 2nd bedroom has double bed, and third bedroom has 2 twin beds. Each room is spacious enough for pull-out bed and/or babies cot.
Underfloor heating, combi boiler system, air conditioner/ heater on each floor, WiFi, Satelite and free to air TV.
Foundations of house were built to accomodate third floor to be built if wanted. House built in 2008
The private pool with internal timed night lights and sun terrace are surrounded by trees, railings and lights giving the property privacy and the feeling of calmness and tranquility.
The town of Labin is situated on top of a hill which is very common for the region with the Beaches of Rabac at the foot of the hill. The house is nestled between the two in the quiet village of Ripenda Kras. Regular local bus route from Labin to Rabac.
Two restaurants are within walking distance of house serving local produce and excellent wine. Labin and Rabac have cafe bars, restaurants, late bar/clubs. supermarkets, openmarkets, banks and shops. Beach activities in Rabac include paintballing, tennis, zipwires, kids play areas, aqua trampoline, jetskies, water skiing, paragliding, banana boats, hire your own boats for exploring, fishing, sailing and daily excursions for dolfin watching or visit islands. Sunbeds available on all beaches to hire.
The area is very popular for scuba divers, truffle hunting, cyclists wine tasters and sun worshippers. Sea excursions available in the Port of Rabac. Hire bicycles locally and go on the many cycle routes both on and off road ways. Horse riding and sailing are also local activities. Summer time is full of exhibitions and live music festivals & theatre productions. Wine festivals are very popular , check calendar in tourist office for dates of all events. Labin is the Art capital of Istria with many art galleries and exhibitions throughout the year.
Most hotels in Rabac have been upgraded over the past few years to 4- and 5-star accommodation bringing it nice clientele and family type tourists.
Nearest airport Pula 37km. KRK 50km, Trieste 90 minute drive, Venice 3.5 hours, Zagreb 3 hour. Bus station 3 km, Hospital 3km, Lidl Supermarket 3km, Police Station 3km.
There are several supermarkets in the area along with an Open market selling fresh fish and garden produce daily. Large street market last Wednesday of every month.
Casinos and large shopping town in Rijecka and Opatia 40km. Beautiful coastal views of the Adriatic and Island of Tres on this drive. 5 star golf resort and spa hotel looking over Bay of Trieste 1 hour drive in Umag.
House exterior repainted in March 2019 interior 2018 and comes fully equipped with furniture to accomodate 8 people, 3 sets of hotel quality bed linen for each bed, kitchen equipment & utensils, towels, lamps and furniture inside and outside. Rents during the whole summer with ease approx €240 per night. Accounts for house available to buyer if interested. Managed by reputable local agent.
The house comes fully furnished and you can move in straight away or enjoy some rental return.