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Hotel Kastel

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Trg Andrea Antico 7, Motovun 52424, Croatia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Petoskey, Michigan
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308 reviews 308 reviews
72 hotel reviews
169 helpful votes 169 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

When you know that there is only one major player in town you are normally hesitant to book ahead of time. Don't be this boutique hotel and spa is located in the tiny ancient hilltop town of Motovun. Its" rooms feature great creature comforts and expansive views of the Istrian countryside. They serve great flavorful local cuisine both inside and... More 

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Rijeka, Primorsko-Goranska, Croatia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I bought special offer for good price for my family with a thought just to have peaceful weekend. We had a great two nights. Rooms are little bit smaller but I think that they give us lower level because of the good offer so this is ok for the price. Swimming pool is clean but most of the time there... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
6 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Motovun is a picturesque medieval town built on top of a cone-shaped hill with a flat plateau, its urban lines originating from a prehistoric hill-fort with the inscriptions beside the Venetian heraldic and leonidic symbols of the interior mantle on the ground-floor of the Renaissance fort, where Kastel Hotel is located. You can have a walk around the castle walls... More 

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Ochiltree, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
60 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We stayed one night at this hotel. It was a fabulous battery charger, with a pool to cool down in and other spa services offered. The views from this hotel are wonderful as it is situated at the top of a hill.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

Hotel is located on the top on the hill so the view is wondefull. Town itself is very romantic and peacefull and hotel fits into the old architecture ( on the other hand rooms are equiped with modern furniture).Family who owns the place is very friendly. Sadly didn't have the chance to say goodbye.So this is my goodbye and thank... More 

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Primosten, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

perfect hotel, beautiful spa and garden, comfortable and beautiful rooms, perfect service, and super relaxing holiday in the hotel and around the Motovun.hotel has a wonderful atmosphere and a relaxing atmosphere in a beautiful saunas and other spa center and an excellent restaurant in the hotel.

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Rijeka, Croatia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The little city of Motovun is "per se" a fabulous setting, with its position, its views, it's like stepping into a fairytale. So, Hotel Kastel must be something special, being located on the very top of the hill, surrounded by glorious views, a renovated hotel in an authentic medieval castle. Not all the rooms have this fabuolous view, at first... More 

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Cambridge, Canada
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84 reviews 84 reviews
23 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Other reviews say the basics so I will just speak to specifics. We booked the balcony room. Based on pictures I thought there was only 1. The rod iron one on the top floor. (2nd, not 3rd). We were offered a room on floor 1. When I questioned the staff she assured me it was a balcony room. It was,... More 

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Hungerford, United Kingdom
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153 reviews 153 reviews
38 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Five nights here confirmed that this was the perfect base from which to visit all parts of the Istrian peninsular. The staff were exceptional and the facilities such as pool and garden were very adequate after days of exploration. The restaurant was good. The bedrooms clean and quiet. It might not be ideal for those unable or unwilling to walk... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We arrived at Kastel Hotel after a VERY early start followed by a 7 hour flight and an unexpected 3 1/2 hour taxi ride from Zagreb, en-route my husband discovered via a text message that our cycling tour guide company had gone bust :( We had affectively arrived in Croatia for a holiday with no hotels booked, no bikes, no... More 

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