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Hotel Vela Vrata

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed one night on our self-drive trip through Croatia. Small, well-appointed rooms. Great in-house restaurant. Indoor pool. Breakfast was plentiful and delicious. Helpful, attentive staff. Quaint setting high above new town. Would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 14 August 2015

Cute little hotel, very nice interior, rooms was clean but small, garden is like in some move and you feel some relaxes in whole area . Regarding food, little to expensive for my opinion but that is not objective attitude... overall its nice

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2015

We stayed for 1 night on our way to the Croatian coast. This hotel is located in the pretty old town, up on the hill so it benefits from nice views. The hotel is comfortable with good facilities including an indoor pool which we didn't use but looked really nice. The staff were helpful and friendly. The only downside was...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Although we did not stay at the Vela Vrata hotel, the meal we ordered at the restaurant was most probably the best meal that we had during our holiday in Croatia. As the Buzet area is famed for its truffles we all decided to have a meal with the truffles - poached eggs with trufffes, pasta with truffles and duck...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 6 June 2015

2.5 stars. But for the water situation (discussed below), this hotel would have received 3 or 4 stars, but no hot water would make me much less likely to return here or recommend it. Room: Superior room. Big room, bigger than the rooms at fancier hotels in other Croatian cities. Cutely decorated. Generous size bathroom. Air conditioning worked well. Very...

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Byron Bay, Australia
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

Hotel Vela Vrata is the only hotel in the old hilltop town of Buzet. Views from around the town are stunning. Rooms are excellently appointed. Staff are very friendly and helpful. The restaurant in the hotel serves great local food. A great place to visit for a day or two.

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Thank Anne A
Savsjo, Sweden
Reviewed 11 May 2015

We stayed here for one night and loved it! Fantastic food and very comfortable rooms. The spa was welcome after a long day in the rental car. The scenery around the hotel and the fantastic little walled-in village of course adds to our favourable review.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 May 2015

We stayed for 2 nights as we walked trails around Buzet. This was the perfect place to stay. We had a lovely room with windows overlooking the front of the hotel. The weather was cool and wet but our room was so cozy and warm. The bed and pillows were amazing - so comfortable. We had dinner in the restaurant...

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Zagreb, Croatia
Reviewed 1 May 2015

Been there for a weekend in 2013. Had wonderful time. Spacious rooms, clean and beautiful. Amenities clean and beautiful as well...highly recommended. Little bit pricey bit worth the price. Restaurant meals were delicious too

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Rijeka, Croatia
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Great accomodation in heart of the Istria. Very good food. Room are spacious. locations are quiet.If you have bike, zou can arrive to a lot of small, interesting towns. In restaurant you can try ice cream with truffles.

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Concierge
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Additional Information about Hotel Vela Vrata

Address: Shet.Vladimira Gortana 7, Buzet 52420, Croatia
Region: Croatia > Istria > Buzet
Price Range: €94 - €111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Vela Vrata 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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