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La Casa di Matiki

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Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed July 6, 2014

We just spent 6 nights at Casa Matiki and enjoyed every minute! Lavanda apartment was excellent for a family with one teenager. It is beautifully decorated in a simple country style, with good bedding, great bathroom, small but serviceable kitchen and super patio with fireplace that can be used as a BBQ (which we did several nights). Sonja was the...

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SonjaKrivicic, Owner at La Casa di Matiki, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at La Casa di Matiki and for leaving a review at TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed Casa Lavanda as well as the pool and all our animals. We did also enjoy the company of your son. Rolando likes history and culture and was happy to help you, we are glad...

Hiroshima, Japan
Reviewed June 30, 2014

La Casa Matiki is simply a beautiful place to stay where we had great time over there. The beautiful garden with plants, chicken and donkey gave us an opportunity to get close to nature. We were very much impressed by our host Sonja's hospitality too, we got a chance to try tasty home-made food and experience Croatian culture in some...

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SonjaKrivicic, Owner at La Casa di Matiki, responded to this review

Dear Tatsuya Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted that you were able to experience our true Croatian hositality. We also hope that you will be able to return to visit us again one day.

Zagreb, Croatia
Reviewed June 25, 2014

The place is a real paradise with a beautiful garden, swimming poll, basketball playground, lots of deckchairs everywhere, a little playground for a kids.. it is situated in the center of Istria so all places in Istria are within 20 minutes drive by car. But you don't have to leave the property to have a good time and nice rest....

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed June 7, 2014

This is about as good as it gets, at any price - and this price is affordable. Gorgeous raw-cut stone facades. Swimming pool. Tons of nature, extensive grounds, chicks and donkeys and dogs. Four-poster beds and even a secluded hay-loft type cottage - suitable for poets and all who appreciate a fine ambience. Sonia's breakfast will get you through to...

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Amsterdam
Reviewed May 23, 2014

La Casa di Matiki is well located in the centre of Istria that makes it quite easy to travel to the different Istrian highlights. If you do not feel like leaving the property that's also fine as it offers a nice swimming pool and a lot of outside space where you can enjoy the different animals and nature, read a...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed April 24, 2014

We had a marvolous time during the Easter period - and the best pancakes of the world, covered with homegrown lemon grind and served by Sonja, a very nice and helpful Lady. highly recomended! The house is based in the middle of Istria and is a great starting point to explore the rest of the beautiful area including places like...

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Reviewed April 20, 2014

we had a wonderful time sleeping in the hay and enjoying a home-made luxurious breakfast every morning. The children loved the dogs and the donkeys - as well as the flower meadow garden with pool and the swinging bed. Sonja is a lovely host.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed December 22, 2013

Dear fellow-tourists! We have been to casa matiki with 2 dear friends (Martina and Florian) and our babys (both around one year old). We had a wonderful time there: we shared the big garden an the cool pool only with Emma the donkey. There have been almost no other guests during the daytime, we don't know why. Maybe because you...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 2, 2013

We stayed in Casa Matika for 3 nights in August after a long drive from Austria. We were stunned by the beauty and size of the small holding which really is a lot bigger than you are expecting . We stayed in apartment Lavanda which was perfect for 2 adults and a teenager. The mezzanine bedroom was very appealing to...

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Mol, Belgium
Reviewed October 28, 2013

We stayed in Casa Matiki for 4 nights in the second week of September. The B&B is perfectly located to visit Istria, right in the middle of the peninsula. Sonia is the very nice owner, always ready to give explanations and recommendations about the neighbourhood. Our apartment was very nice and clean, breakfast was really good and the dogs are...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Casa di Matiki Bed and Breakfast, located in the Heart of Istria, is an Oasis of Peace and Tranquility for you and your family. We are 20 minutes by car to the picturesque seaside town of Rovinj, 30 minutes to Pula, 1 hour to Rijeka. A 200 year old Istrian farmhouse has been passionately restored with respect and love for traditional Istrian style. Seven uniquely designed apartments each with modern facilities and appliances can accommodate our guests. The natural environment offers a relaxing farm holiday for families or those who enjoy the simple pleasures of blue sky, sunshine, farm animals, a dip in the pool and freshly made homemade breads, cakes and marmalades. Outside stone grill for barbequing is also available. Room rentals are available from 40-155€, depending on the season and room type. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Casa di Matiki

Address: Matiki 14, Zminj 52341, Croatia
Location: Croatia > Istria > Zminj
Price Range: $10 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“A previous review mentioned a nearby road but we honestly did not hear it at all and it wasn't even visible from our lovely apartment.”
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