The view from the large terrace is stunning. The unit is elegant in decor. You are less than a block from the most beautiful city beach in the world. Old town is a short 10 minute stroll to reach many fantastic bars and restaurants. I would give it 5 stars except the access is up a long set of public stairs that was quite a feat for my wife and me to carry all our bags. We tried first to follow the directions to take two elevators and walk through a parking garage, but the directions were confusing. One of the keys to the elevator didn't work, which left us with my wife inside the garage, and me unable to get back in. I had gone out to see if we made a mistake, and my key didn't work to get back in. Quite a fright for about a half hour until she realized I must be stuck outside and came back down the elevator carrying and pulling all our bags. Also, although there is a large garage, there is no parking for this unit. We spent 25 Euros per night to park 10 minutes away.
We have been in dozens of countries, and this was the most stressful arrival at our accommodations except for when we arrived in Dubrovnik with a pre-paid hotel reservation only to find the hotel torn apart for renovations and closed.
If the rental manager would have taken us to the unit, I would have given this 5 stars. See if you can arrange that or book somewhere else.
Fantastic apartment with a wonderful huge deck and excellent view. Clean and spacious living areas- excellent location. Would stay here again.
We stayed in September 2016. By we, I mean my husband, my best friend and me. The location was absolutely perfect for us. It is directly across from the beach, but far enough off of the main street so that we didn't get a ton of street noise and we could still enjoy the sunset and people watching. Everything was great, but I'll just add a few points of consideration for the pickier traveler. The keys were a hassle to pick up because driving in SS is a nightmare and parking is even worse! I won't bore you with that horrific story but just keep in mind that you may need the person who books the property to be ready to jump out of the car if you rent one. Also, parking was not free and it was in a different location. We were too cheap to pay 25 euros a day, so we just parked on the street. We found a great area to park that was fairly close to the apartment so we fed the meter. Ok, now that we are off the street, lets talk about the apartment. On the evening we arrived the restaurant/bar in front of the apartment was playing salsa music. The music didn't bother us a bit and you probably wouldn't be able to hear it if you were to close the sliding doors.There are two bedrooms, and one is sizably larger than the other so this may be an issue with adult couples. Also, while the apartment itself was wonderful, the foyer was musty and dank, and the area right outside the apartment gate had litter and graffiti due to it being an access point for the public walking to and from the beach by way of the stairs. Also, there is an apartment complex right in front of the terrace that blocks more that half of the gorgeous beach view. You can still see a lot of the beach but you aren't getting an unobstructed view. To end on a positive note, there is a small supermarket a couple of blocks from the apartment, and we were able to casually strolled to dinner nightly in about 10 minutes. We have already booked for next year, so that should answer your question on whether we recommend the apartment or not, SS, the people and the food are all magic! Go!!
The Terrace is set back from the main road which has double length busses and mopeds (loud) zooming by at 45MPH, so it is better than being right on the road/beach. The unit is a little tired and dated, but comfortable. The amount of noise the building has is considerable. I know the person upstairs must have tile soles on her shoes and walks on her tile floor relentlessly. Stay here and spend your time outside, the terrace is very large. Walking to town is easy, less than 10 minutes. There is a supermarket-ish to the left 3 minutes. The rental agency feelfree is second to none. Very professional and thorough. We will stay here again if we are lucky enough to be able to.
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