Villa Gradinje with pool is a renovated stone house located in the village Gradinje. Gradinje is a small village near Buzet. The holiday home Villa Casita is situated on a higher position with a stunning panoramic view. There you will enjoy in the view on the river Mirna valley and picturesque medieval town Motovun. This wonderful house was built by the end of the 19th century and it was completely renovated in the year 2016. The villa Casita in Gradinje offers its guests a combination of traditional Istrian architecture and modern furniture. The house has a large terrace 60 m2, private pool with hydromassage of 24 m2 and a private parking space.
The villa is for max 6 persons. This stunning villa consists on the ground floor of a kitchen with living- dining room, two-person's sleeping couch and a shower/toilet. From the ground floor guests has access to the terrace. On the terrace is the swimming pool with hydromassage, barbecue and table with sitting set. O n the first floor is a two person's bedroom with satellite TV. On the second floor is another two person's bedroom with satellite TV, shower/toilet. From the second floor you can enjoy in a stunning unique panoramic view.
The most famous of the medieval, often on the hills, towns and villages of Central Istria is Motovun. The landscape, the architecture and the food from the region make Motovun one of the most popular excursion destinations, famous and popular all over Croatia. Some of the best winemakers in the country have their winery here and invite to tastings. Apart from Buzet and Motovun, Livade is a must-see for truffle lovers. It is also necessary to visit Hums. It boasts the smallest city in the world and the best Biska grappa (mistletoe). During the summer months in Grožnjan, Motovun, Svetvinčenat and Roč art, film, dance and other festivals take place. There is much to discover in every place.
Centralistries range from the Učka Mountains, the northern border of the peninsula, to Svetvinčenat in the south. Apart from Motovun, the towns and villages Pazin, Buzet, Grožnjan, Hum, Motovun, Oprtalj, Roč, Svetvinčenat, Višnjan, and Žminj are part of the green region of Istria.
The best way to explore the region is by car or by bike (in good condition). Here the diversity of the peninsula of Istria is only real. Even outside the summer months, the region does not lose any attraction and you fall in love with it quickly. Also celebrities like Ralf Schumacher, the Oetkers, Bismarcks and English lords discovered the area for themselves and have their own properties here.