*Villa Dol* seluded eco stone house
Villa Dol is a charming 200-years old Mediterranean stone house with tradition and personalized eco-tours for the best local experience of the island Brač.
Villa Dol is covered with all day lasting shadow provided by an old tree (Mediterranean hackberry), leaning on the front part of the house. Garden is wrapped in mesmerizing smell of rosemary, lavender and vividly coloured variety of flowers as well as bird's singing as part of natural sound surroundings fulfilled with silence and absence of car noise.
The terrace made of stone is equipped with old-fashioned fireplace, including traditional Dalmatian bell for baking bread and preparing food.
This 200-year-old Dalmatian house was renovated in a traditional style, made of stone and surrounded by olive trees and beautiful garden, spread on 1500 m2.
With pool and a beautiful view it makes unique combination of wilderness and human-made features suitable for secluded adventure, romantic excursions, family holidays and numerous variety of trips and exploration.
You can relax in the front of the house which has extensive stone terracing and a 6m x 3m swimming pool with outside shower, sunbeds and parasol.
Also, there is a 8 person table in the barbecue area and a smaller table in the shade of the tree in front of the house.
On the 1st floor of the villa, there is 1 bedroom with king size double bed and 1 bedroom with twin beds. Also, there is 1 bedroom with king size double bed on the ground floor. Restored furniture and hand-made lamps are in all rooms which makes them unique and enjoyable.
Spacious bathroom on the first floor, includes shower enclosure, toilet with bidet and two lavatories. Bathroom on the ground floor includes shower enclosure,toilet, lavatory and washing machine. There are cupboards and shelves in each bathroom. Towels and linen are provided. Maid service is optional.
Kitchen is equipped with cooking utensils, dishwasher, microwave, espresso machine, fridge with freezer, cooker with oven, toaster and rice cooker, cattle and blender. Kitchen also has a beautiful rustic stone sink.
Living and dinning room create great atmosphere thanks to hand-made lamps and wisely chosen literature (Eco-friendly books and travel guides) in order to present to guests basic ideas on culture of Brac.
Dining table for 6, sofa and arm chair included.
Villa Dol (120 m2) is secluded, on the hill above the village, and provides privacy and intimacy. There is a garden in front of the house with organic vegetables and colourful flowers. Both inner and outer space provide peaceful and environmentally friendly accommodation, due to its location and natural surroundings which include vast diversity of flora and fauna.
The nearest beach is in Postira, 2km far. It takes 5 min by car, 10 min by bike and 30 min on foot.
There is also famous sand beach Lovrecina, historical and archaeological site, 6 km far from the villa, as well as several other pebble beaches located all along the coast nearby (Molo Lozna, Rot, Vrilo).
One of the most famous beaches on the Adriatic sea, Zlatni Rat (Golden Cape) is located in Bol, on the southern coast of the island of Brac.
The nearest town Postira is 2 km far away, harbour Supetar is 13 km, Sumartin (well-connected with Makarska Riviera) 35 km and Milna 30 km. The oldest village in Brac - Skrip, with museum of archeological artefacts, is 3 km far, beach Golden Cape 30 km, Dragon's Cave 33 km, Vidova gora 15km and Blace Hermitage 20 km.
Big supermarkets are in Supetar, as well as banks, hospital, pharmacy and rent-a-car service. In Postira you can find cash machine, grocery shops and a market.
There are three gas-stations available on the island: in Supetar, Milna and Sumartin.
Restaurants are tavern Toni in Dol, (3 min on foot), tavern Kopacina in Donji Humac, approx. 12 km and Senjkovic wine-celler in Dracevica, 14 km.
The most famous cake in Brac, called Hrapachusha, comes from Dol. You can try it in tavern Toni.
In Pucisca, you can visit 100 years old stone masonry school. Stone from Brac was used to build some of the famous structures in world, such as Dioklecian palace in Split and the White house in Washington.
In Postira you can visit olive oil soap manufacture and gallery that shows art made of olive wood.
If interested, there is a possibility of arranging adventure tours organized by Adventure Dalmatia (rafting, canyoning and canoe safari on the amazing canon of the river of Cetina, nearby Split). All information can be provided by the owner of the villa.
The closest airport is international airport in Split. It takes 30 minutes by car from airport to ferry harbour, where you can take ferry boat to Supetar,Brac (approx. 15 ferry boats per day). The ferry ride is 50 minutes long plus additional 20 minutes car ride from Supetar to Dol.
There is also a small airport in Brac, for charter flights.
Rent-a-car is recommended.
You can park your car just outside of the villa.
There are kayaks (with life jackets and waterproof barrels) available for the guests of the Villa Dol, in town Postira.
- Supporting the local economy
- Promoting "eco" activities
- 100% renewable energy
- Organic or Local Food
- Car-free accessibility
- Ecological cleaning products
- More than 80% waste recycling
- Energy saving lights
- Green building
- Solar thermal panels for hot water
- Water flow reducers
- Recovery & reuse of rainwater
- Natural conditioning or class A air conditioning
- Appliances in energy class A
- Regional Food
- Environmental-friendly fornitures
- Biodiversity of green areas
- Digital Detox
- Electric Vehicles Charging
- Private bathroom
- Breakfast included
- Organic garden
- Ecotourism itineraries
- Wellness center
- Small pets allowed
- Child & Family Friendly
- Pets allowed
- Credit card
- TV in room
- Air conditioning
- Own entrance
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