House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Chalet Floranneve is a home ... not just a house to rent. It is fully furnished with some lovely old quality pieces... most of which have been shipped over from the UK. There is a large mountain view family sitting room Kitchen/diner at the top of the house with a 42' cable TV, DVD, CD, hifi & wifi ...
Floranneve is a different house from most. It has a large and spacious master bedroom with a conservatory style balcony, which is great for Mums and Dads or couples who enjoy their quite time together. ... it's always nice to be able to separate from the party when you need some peace and quiet.
The house also has large 3 and 4 metre panoramic windows on the first and second floors .... this is also different from any other house in Bovec ... open these windows and you can almost feel like you are outside in the fresh air!
Under-floor heating in various rooms makes the house warm and snug in the winter.
Ground floor bedroom is like a studio apartment...Great space for families with teenagers or for a couple wanting a little peace and quiet and privacy.The house has 3 convenient entrances.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Trieste, Klagenfurt and Ljubljana 80 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Single beds (3), Double beds (3), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
Chalet Floranneve is a home ...Fully furnished with some lovely old pieces... Most of which we have shipped over from the UK. It is a wonderful house to stay in. We have a big family sitting room at the top of the house with a great entertainment system for those evenings when the suggestion of board games and cards is met with long faces from the kids! There is under-floor heating in various rooms so the house is very warm and snug in the winter.... there is also a log burner ... What better way to end a hard day on the slopes ... a cosy night in with a movie in front of a log fire!
Bedroom 1 is the master bedroom. This is very spacious with its own conservatory style balcony. There is sofa / sofa bed, 2 chairs and a coffee table in this area and it all makes a lovely quiet space and retreat from the family hubbub.... Great for morning coffee when you are enjoying a late start to the day.
Bedroom 2 is a cozy double with a light and airy feel to it.
Bedroom 3 is what we call the 'studio' ground floor apartment... this offers great space for teenage kids or a couple wanting a little privacy. Although it is part of the house, it does have it's own outside entrance and hall ...
Bedroom 4 is the 'platform' room that is situated in the apex of the loft area above the sitting room and kitchen area ... (it has a head height in the middle of 180 cm) Please see photos... there 2 single futon beds that can be joined together to make a double ... it is great space for kids ... our children call this the 'tree house' room! . For obvious reasons It is not suitable for the very young, unsteady, infirm or for those requiring privacy.
Floranneve has very flexable accommodation ... there are lots of options!
There are three convenient entrances to the house ... one of them is straight into the ski and boot area... after a day out in the moutains, emptying the car and storing the equipment over night coudn't easier.
There is a bathroom on the middle floor next to the main bedroom and there are shower rooms on the other two floors.
Bovec is approx 90 minutes from three airports - Ljubljana, Trieste and Klagenfurt. Also, it is under 3 hours from Venice and Graz airports. To make the most of the available activities car hire is recommended and is available from all airports.. Transfers are available too.
More about Bovec: Bovec is in an area of outstanding natural beauty. As well as attracting skiers in the winter and water adventurers in the summer, Bovec is very popular with walkers, trekkers, botanist and artists in the spring and autumn when the weather is warm and temperatures are perfect for exploring.. The flora is exceptional at these times of the year.
Being in the Triglav National Park, there is a fantastic range of activities right on the doorstep. The stunning River Soca runs through the park and there are also many places of interest to visit nearby. There is a museum dedicated to the 1st World War, in Kobarid 15 mins drive. The world famous Skocjan caves are less than 2 hours away and the town of Bled with its stunning lakeside location can be reached by a combination of road and the old 'through mountain' motorail ... in about 90 mins.
More about the area: There is first class fly-fishing in the crystal clear Soca which has trout, grayling and the famous marbled trout which can grow up to 20kgs! Licences and passes can be purchased in the town. River sports include white-water rafting, kayaking and canyoning, all of which can be arranged in the town. Paragliding is also popular and available locally. Horse-riding is also available locally but a drive of less than 2 hours will take you to the world famous Lipica stud and riding school with its dancing Lipizzaner horses. There are lots of great value restaurants serving delicious local food and great wines. There are shops for all your general requirements. There is a bank, pharmacy, hairdressers and a garage. There is also an indoor pool with sauna, massage and fitness centres in the nearby Hotel Kanin.
|Further details outdoors||
Floranneve has a 3 metre window at the top of the house with an old school refectory table and benches in front of it ... this is as alfresco dining you can get without the bun-fight of lugging food up and down the stairs !
The main bedroom has a conservatory style balcony with a 4 metre window... perfect!
There is outside space in the close at the rear of the house belongs to the community ... but there is a pleasant area alongside the house for sitting and relaxing in the sun and perhaps even a bbq!
Bovec itself is our garden! ... walk out the door and you are immediately out in one of nature's most beautiful and natural playgrounds.
Prices are in pounds sterling and are per week Saturday to Saturday. At the discretion of the owner, this may be flexible by prior arrangement.
Book by phone or email (see details below). Deposit 30% taken at time of booking with balance payable 6 weeks before holiday date.
Internet payments and transfers can be made to a Euro bank account or a GBP Sterling account.
Special offers may be available on certain weeks ... please contact us!!
Please note: There is a local tourist tax payable whilst in the resort of approximately 1.30 Euro per person per day. ... payment of this is organised by our house manager
Leading guest must be over 25 years of age.
The Goriska region
Goriska is Slovenia's most stunning and most beautiful rural and alpine region. It is perhaps better known to visitors as the 'Soca Valley and Julian Alps Region.
Being in the Triglav National Park, there is a fantastic range of activities right on the doorstep. The stunning River Soca runs through the park and there are also many places of interest to visit nearby. There are 1st world war museums in the nearby town of Kobarid and trench lines and trails that wind across the mountain peaks and down into the vallies: Facinating castles and ruins dot the landscape: even the kids like walking here!
The world famous Skocjan caves are less than 2 hours away and the town of Bled with its stunning lakeside location can be reached by a combination of road and the old 'through mountain' motorail ... .
Not that many people would be interested, but the Goriska region has some excellent local wines ... (particularly the red) !! ... recently tasted and tested by the owners.
Bovec is situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
As well as being a popular ski resort, the area is also regarded as one of Europe's most unspoiled summer activity regions:
The warm summer months attract people of all ages from all over Europe
The town and area of Bovec is popular for many activities: walking • rafting • canoeing • kayaking • hiking • mountaineering • skiing • mountain biking • sky diving • paragliding • micro-lighting ....
As well as the beautiful Soca river that is on the doorstep, a 30 min drive will take you to a wonderful picturesque lake where you can swim, rent canoes, pedaloes & windsurfers and have a relaxing picnic
This region is full of history ... it's long lines of trench trails have made it a fascinating and popular area for walkers keen to learn more about the conflicts of the 20th century. ... the kids love walking through the fortified areas ... with the mossy concrete walls with hidden rifle holes the atmosphere of trenches can be capturing for all ages.
Relaxing by the emerald green river Soca, enjoying a picnic with the family is something not to be missed.
Eating the delicious local food and enjoying the fine regional wines is a privilidge. ... there is a great selection restaurants to choose from ... Painters and Botanists love Bovec as well: it's breathtaking scenery and stunning mountain and valley flora attracts both the relaxed and adveturous explorer