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Hotel Velanera

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stayed here for the first 2 nights of our trip in Croatia, having landed at Pula airport. The main positives are: - Nice food! The dinner is lovely (apparently it has an excellent reputation locally so many people book, not just guests), and the breakfast (continental) has a good selection too. - Very close to Trapan winery - about...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

A party of six on a boat charter holiday. The boat owner recommended the restaurant and arranged booking and taxi. A bit of a drive from the Veruda marina. There was a party going on and the music was a bit loud for me but others liked it. We had really good fish, starters and mains. I finished with ice...

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
Reviewed 13 August 2016

The hotel has 4 stars and the small swimming pool. The food is excellent but the service could improve. Meaning at the breakfast you have to wait that they bring additional food because they have a lack of stuff. In the middle of August, the main season there was only one waiter and of course it is impossibile to serve...

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

We had a very pleasant stay here. Very modern and luxury rooms. Nice pool and very friendly staff. Good breakfast too. You need a car to visit Medulin or Pula (10 -15 minutes drive). The shower is in the bathtub, that's not very handy, you have to climb in. Furthermore; a separate terrace for hotel guests would have been great....

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Hasselt, Belgium
Reviewed 18 July 2016

While on holiday in Sisan, we had lunch or dinner in this restaurant almost every day. Service sometimes a bit shaky, but Always very friendly. And some lovely dishes you want to come back for: carpaccio (prepared with eye for detail), black risotto, spaghetti with seafood (spicy), calamares for the kids ... We hope to return next summer.

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Reviewed 21 June 2016

Velanera hotel for sure is small paradise... Everybody who wants to relax mind need to come over. Peacefull and calm host are great but i need to give high praise to chef Dule, everything he makes is more than delicious. I reccomend everyone to visit and enjoy as much i do.

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Thank Davud P
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Loverly hotel set in a tranquil area that lets nature come out. Rooms Loverly and well equipped and is a reasonable price for what you get. Croatia is a calm and peaceful area so a Loverly holiday destination.

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Reviewed 15 October 2015

Travelled about Europe for six weeks in August to September of this year staying at many hotels and found the Hotel Velanera to be the one we enjoyed and preferred the most. The location was ideal for a peaceful break away in a beautiful setting. The hotel itself is beautifully presented and very tidy and clean too. The restaurant offers...

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Reviewed 7 August 2015

This was our second time that we have been staying at Velanera Hotel. It is almost a classical 'Stancija' in the heart os Istria peninsula. Everything was on th high level, starting from frendly staff at the reception to the kitchen where the owner himself makes a very good presented and delicious meals. The family that runs this hotel has...

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Reviewed 12 June 2015

Nice rooms, comfortable, very reasonable prices, excellent food! Good vine choice for decent price. Every diner is experience of its own, bar is open all day, pool serving. Pool side is very calm and relaxing. Beds are giant and comfortable. If you want to watch TV, channel choice is limited and only croatian and german. WiFi speeds decent for browsing...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by greenery, hotel & restaurant Velanera offers a relaxed atmosphere and privacy just 3 minutes drive from the beautiful Medulin riviera. Modern accommodation, mediterranean garden with outdoor swimming pool and a-la-carte restaurant with veranda will thrill all guests who are in search of peaceful moments, fabulous food and stylish holidays.Velanera offers panoramic views on both beautiful Medulin riviera and Istrian countryside. Rooms at Velanera are air conditioned and decorated in different vivid colours. Accommodation units come with a pool view, modern furniture and an LCD satellite TV. Each unit comprises a private bathroom with a bathtub or a shower. Hotel provides wireless internet free of charge. The restaurant specializes in Istrian and mediterranean dishes, using fresh local ingredients to create authentic meals. Owner of the Velanera, Dusan Cernjul, a Croatian star chef, will welcome you with inspiring dishes on our pool-side terrace. In the winter time, we will warm you up in our cosy restaurant with local specialties and fire-place. A wine tasting room with numerous local wines is also available.A garden with mediterranean plants, sundeck terrace and barbecue facilities are at guests’ disposal throughout the year. For larger groups, meetings and educations we offer conference room for up to 80 persons. A wide range of refreshments can be sampled at the snack bar. Cycling routes, tennis courts and paintball field are in the nearby. Pula and ancient Roman amphitheater are 5 km away, while the picturesque fisherman village of Liznjan is 2 km away. Premantura with Kamenjak nature park, Brioni islands national park and charming town of Vodnjan are within 20 km radius from the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Velanera

Address: Ulica Franje Moshnja 3b, Liznjan 52204, Croatia
Region: Croatia > Istria > Liznjan
Price Range: $104 - $1,502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Velanera 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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