Welcome to Borgo Lapis, an epitome of timeless elegance nestled in the serene heartland of Istria, Croatia, where heritage and luxury intertwine to present a uniquely tranquil retreat.
The villa's exterior beckons with an ageless charm, tastefully ensconced in the pristine beauty of Istria. Verdant landscapes wrap around Borgo Lapis, the soft whispers of the Adriatic Sea providing a soothing background chorus. Here, nature meets nurture in a perfect symphony, the villa's cultivated vineyard, fragrant orchard, and lush garden adding to its allure. Imagine walking through lines of burgeoning grapevines, or savoring fruits plucked fresh from the orchard, their taste a testament to the bounty of the earth.
Architectural brilliance is evident as you step into Borgo Lapis. The villa offers four finely-appointed rooms that embody elegance and comfort - three king-size rooms and one twin bed room. The heart of each room lies in its private terrace that lets you imbibe the tranquil surroundings. A winter garden, sprawling over 50 square meters, enhances the lavishness of the king-size room, offering a serene haven of natural beauty. Furthermore, accessibility is of paramount importance here. The ground floor, with its expansive room of 40 square meters, featuring a sumptuous hot tub, is specially designed to accommodate guests with mobility challenges.
True to its heritage concept, Borgo Lapis boasts an enchanting fusion of traditional aesthetics and modern luxury. Antiques, rich with history and charm, are lovingly displayed, their stories whispering through the villa's halls. This celebration of the past coexists seamlessly with the modern comforts you would expect from a luxury retreat, including a smart home system, designed for convenience and security, and a state-of-the-art architectural lighting system by renowned architect, Dean Skira.
Within the villa's recesses, you'll find a hidden sanctuary of relaxation. Descend into the basement to uncover a wellness area complete with a rejuvenating sauna, a luxury jacuzzi, and an indoor heated pool, all designed to melt away the worries of the world. A private winery awaits your exploration, offering opportunities to sample the exceptional local wines. Fitness enthusiasts can take advantage of the well-equipped gym, ensuring a workout is never missed, even on vacation.
Outdoors, the villa continues to delight. It invites you to explore the idyllic surroundings with electric bicycles available on the property. An outdoor grill area provides a perfect setting for barbecues under the star-lit sky. The outdoor pool, complete with a waterfall feature, promises a refreshing escape from the heat, while the expansive lawn, spanning over 20,000 square meters, is the ideal space for leisure and relaxation.
Borgo Lapis is strategically located just a half-hour drive from Pula Airport and an hour's drive from Trieste Airport, making it easily accessible. Despite its convenience, the villa offers a tranquil escape, nestled in a secluded environment, shielded from noise and crowds, and secured by a fence for utmost privacy.
At Borgo Lapis, heritage and luxury coalesce, offering a retreat where timeless elegance meets unforgettable tranquility. Get ready to be immersed in a world of luxury and peace, creating indelible memories in this enchanting villa retreat.