The 3 star Sveti Benedikt (translates as Saint Benedict) is a very private well managed hotel in the picturesque village of Dajla, near Novigrad.
- Flights: return flights from Gatwick, regional departures available, please ask
- Accommodation: 7 nights, 2 people sharing a double/twin room B&B, low season, March or October, peak season will be considerably more
- Car hire: Fiat Punto A/C or similar for 7 days
- Approximate transfer time from Pula Airport – 1 hour 20 minutes
Originally a farm building, the hotel has been totally refurbished to become a really lovely ‘boutique’ style hotel.
Thanks to its natural geographical location, Dajla is well shielded from winds and has a beautiful rocky beach with many rock pools, as well as some of the clearest waters in Istria. It also has a small fishing harbour from where local restaurants as well as the hotel purchase their fresh fish on a daily basis.
The hotel has 17 double rooms 5 of which have a balcony with great sea views. There are also 6 one bedroom apartments with sofa bed in the lounge, sleeping up to 4. . All rooms have en-suite shower rooms. All rooms have satellite TV and air conditioning.
There is a good size swimming pool surrounded by a relaxing Mediterranean style garden and the Hotel is only few hundred yards from a flat pebble beach.
The restaurant has a large outdoor terrace and has a pleasant relaxed atmosphere. It offers Istrian and Croatian cuisine, predominantly featuring fresh fish and shell fish, together with home made pasta dishes and daily meat specials. Choose local red or white wines such as Malvasia, Pinot or Teran.
The hotel also has a wellness centre which specialises in chiropracty, deep muscle treatments, circulation and migraine relief.
Just 35 miles from Pula airport, we have included car hire in order you can explore the wonderful area of Istria.