The Apartment Mela has unique location near the sea shore, in a peaceful and family safe neighborhood, just across the Zadar peninsula, only 15 minutes walking distance from the historic center and the Sea organs. Perfect for your holiday through the whole year!
Our family oasis is located in a quiet street and surrounded by garden and greenery, and yet it is only minutes away from the center of entertainment and events during summer! Spend your vacation in the pleasant environment of our apartment! Come and visit our beautiful Old Town, world famous Sea Organs and beaches!
Apartment Mela consists of two bed rooms, living room in spacey loggia, and it is on the first floor of our family house. Apartment is 76 m2 large, and fully equipped: in the kitchen there are utensils for the preparation and serving of food, stove and refrigerator, coffe machine, oven and toaster.
Apartment has washing machine, TV-VHS and CD/Radio Player, WI-FI , and is originally decorated in Mediterranean style with original art works. Apartment has a 10 m long balcony on the south side and 25 m2 big terrace on the north side of the house, equipped with tables and chairs. You will have nice wiev on our mediterranen garden with palms, agavas and flowers.
During summer the apartment is cheeled with air condition, while during winter is heated with Norvegian convectors.
The apartment is in a very quiet and safe area surrounded with greenery, old Italian Villas and family houses.
It is perfect to take a swim at a local beach which is only 100 m away from the house.
You can have coffee in the morning or a beer/glass of wine in the evening in exelent cafe beach bar Marex. It is especially soothing when a west breeze breathes and ships pass by to local Marina. Nearby fish restoraunt Lungo Mare serves local and international food and drinks for a good price.
The public transportation is handy. The bus station is 2 min. walk and it takes up to 10 minutes drive to the city centre. The spacial attraction of our location are rowing boats - „barkajoli“ can take you to the old town of Zadar ( „for over 800 years they have been connecting the two ends of Zadar´s harbour with their small rowboats in any weather conditions. This tradition has been passed on from father to son for centuries and has survived despite the challenges of modern times“). The „barkajoli“ port is ony 300 m away from the Apartment.
The tourist excursion boats and local ship lines sail from City centar port. The car farry boat port is 6 km away.
The distance from the apartment of the main bus and train station is 5km, Zadar airport is 10km. Airport transfer is posible.
The guest will have access to the whole apartment, balcony and terrace on the first floor.
The apartment has a separate entrance. We share only the main entrance of the house yard so the guests will have full privacy. Parking is provided in a peaceful street in front of the house.
Interaction with Guests
It is up to our guests to decide how much interaction they want, but we will help and/or give all informations anytime 0/24h, if needed . With our assistance You can get the best TIPS & TRICKS to discover city of Zadar, its area of 5 National parks, many beautiful islands, fun, party, good and fair priced food, cultural events and concerts, or hideaways just for relax - and have a splendid vacation in Croatia !
We are in peaceful and family safe part of Zadar called Brodarica, only 10 minutes drive or walk from the city center or tourist resort Borik Fallkensteiner.The pebble beaches are well taken care of. Due to the many sporting facilities in the place itself and its surroundings, Borik is great for sports lovers, families with children because of the many beautiful and easily accessible beaches, but also to young people and those looking for an active holiday and diverse sporting facilities.
However, those who find pleasure in quite sceneries (or even have a dog) away from the city beaches, can find such in an extend area of 5 to 20 km, driving by car or using one of many public buses, farrys and boats ( that sail to famous and beautiful islands of Zadar*s Archipelago).
The nearest beach with café bar is called Marex and is only 100 m away. It takes only 10 minutes by foot and little romantic sail with a public rowing boat to the center of old town, famous Sea Organs and Greetings to the Sun. Also, the apartment is close (5 min. walk) to another city monument, the Zadar Sphinx . Local store, super markets, internet café bar, dentist and banks are in surrounding from 20 to 100 m. There are many restaurants and coffee bars nearby. Parking is provided in a peaceful street in front of the house.
Zadar is located in the very center of the Croatian Adriatic, in the most indented part of the coast. The national parks Plitvice, Paklenica, Krka and Kornati, nature parks Velebit and Telascica, as well as more than 300 islands and islets are all in the vicinity of this historical town. Natural beauties, numerous coves and beaches, cultural and historical monuments, and tourist offerings, make Zadar one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Croatia.
The guest can take an airport bus ( 5 euros per person) from airport to the City Center-Old town and than just cross the sea canal with a little rowing boat (70 cents per person) or we meet the guests on that point in Old Town. The taxi from airport to the apartment cost cca. 20 euros. The parking is provided in a peaceful street in front of the house
Other Things to Note
We have a little dog, Scottish West Highland White Terrier. She is a very friendly old lady and a hero of one picture book for children. I am an artist and I write and illustrate books for children.
Since the apartment is located in the family area, please respect other's people peace and do not make lot of a noise. The neighborhood peace is respected from cca 2:30 PM to cca. 4:30 PM and in the evening from 11:00 PM to 8:00 in the morning. During your stay take care of everything as if it's yours. Please water the plants on the apartment terracce and always lock the doors behind you. Have a nice time and enjoy your holidays!
- Pets allowed
- Cot available
- Free parking
- Washing machine
- Pets live here
- Air conditioning
- Cable TV
- Hair dryer