The SpaceNice apartment with combined living/dining room with kitchen (oven, refrigerator and coffee maker), bed room with double bed, bathroom and terrace.
Special features of the apartment:
Sat/TV; air conditioning (service on request): 5,00 Euro/day
Pets: 5,00 Euro/day
Heating (service on request): 5,00 Euro/day
Washing machine (with the owner), fee per washload 3,00 Euro
Tables and chairs are available for the terrace. Bed linen is delivered in the weekly change. Towels ( 1 large + 1 small per person/week) Guest Accessou will have access to every part of the apartmet, you will not share it with anyone. However, our apartment is in our family house, so on the first floor is your apartment, on the second my family, and the third is also apartment.
We will provide you with beddings, towels and kitchen towels. In case you're staying more than a week, fresh sheets and towels will be available. Interaction with GuestsWhen you come, we will welcome you with some candy, cold water and homemade schnapps. We will also give you informations about closest groceries stores, restaurants, clubs, coffee shops, beaches, places you can visit...
Since we are living in the same house, you can always come and knock on our door, or call us on our cellphones since the most of the time we are working or having other things to do outside of the house. In that case, someone will come in a very short notice. We will give You our business-card. The NeighborhoodSenj is a small town, so it's not dangerous at all, you don't have to worry about that. Our neighbors are friendly and nice, but you probably won't see them at all.
So everything you're looking for you can find in our apartment - it is ideal combination of everything because you're near the center of the city and you have your own peace. Our apartment is great both for the youngsters, families with children or couples who are looking for great accomodation near the center of the city, but away from all the rush you might be dealing with in some other places. Everything you need is just minutes of walk away.
As I already mentioned, we are doing our best to provide you with a parking spot in front of our house. There is a possibility that we won't be able to keep you one. In that case You will have the park somewhere near the house. Until now, we have always managed to save a parking place for our guests.
The closest airport is the one on the island Krk and it is called Airport Rijeka. It's about 60 km away from our apartment.
It is not difficult at all to come to Senj, you will have signs all the way, so you don't have to worry to get lost. In case you have any doubts, you can always call us and we will come and help you find the way.
Bus station is few minutes away from our apartment. Getting AroundSenj [sɛɲ] (lat. Senia or Segnia, gr. Attienities, Αθυινιτες, dt. Zengg, to. Segna) is a city in Croatia, at the coast. It is the oldest city on Jadran. The most famous monument in Senj is fortress Nehaj, the center of Uskok's in the middle ages.
Be sure to visit fortress Nehaj in Senj, where the famous german children show „Die Rote Zora and her mob“ was filmed. All information about the fortress can be found at the place. For children, the fortress is especially interesting . The top offers a nice view of the sea and the enviornment, from Učka (Istra) on the north to island Rab on the south. A restaurant is on the ground floor. In fortress "Nehaj" in the middle of July a manifestation "Uskok days“ is held. Guests can expect a rich program with many medieval and other historic performances.
Take a walk through the old town core.
Make a one-day trip with a tourist ship from Senj. From the Velebit canal to Baška (on the island Krk), then island Goli, where a prison was once located, and all the way to the eastern side of Island Rab, and then back to Senj. You can come across dolphins along the way.
If you want to visit island Rab with a car, you must take a ferry in Stinica. Be sure to visit the city of Rab. If you want to bathe on a sandy beach, drive to Lopar (beach „San Marino“). There you will find a big sandy beach. The trip to island Rab is about 45 minutes long. The island itself is only about 12 km long.
The trip from „Sveti Juraj“ towards interior of the country, to Krasno, is 22 km long. It is the highest village in Croatia, and it's located in the valley „Krasno Polje“. You can find the famous „krasnarski“ cheese there, which you can try in the dairy or at the selling places in Senj. Krasno is a famous pilgrimage (“Sanctuary of Majka Božja Krasnarska”) where in august, or august the 15th to be precise, is a big local party.
If You're travelling from Krasno towards Otočac, you come across village Kuterevo. Be sure to visit the bear shelter there, which is interesting for kids. Kuterevo is also known for its wooden carvings. If you travel further you will find one of the most clean rivers in Europe - Gacka. From Otočac you can return to Senj with the main road.
On the road from Sveti Juraj to Krasno, in village Oltari (right turn) there is a way which leads to the Botanical garden and „Zavižan“. It is a part of the „Sjeverni Velebit“ Nacional park. When it's warm in Zavižan (it can get very cold), you can find a beautiful view on the islands of Kvarner. If you are a lover of nature, you can enjoy walking on the hiking trails in Nacional parks around Senj.
„Plitvička jezera“ (National park) is a world famous natural phenomenon which is definitely worth visiting. They are about 100 km away from Senj. You can find information in Brana-Tours travel agency.
If you want to visit the cattle fair, (history-like), go to Otočac at Wednesday (about 45 min.)
If you're travelling to the rear part of Senj, you will find a entirely different vegetation, a series of sleepy little villages where it seemes like the time has stopped. In Senj, drive to the local gas station „INA“ and go uphill straight to Krivi put (approx. 12 km.) You will find a beatiful view along the way. Here, on the 5th August a local party is held to celebrate holiday „Snježna gospa“.
You can drive from Krivi Put to Novi Vindolski and come to the road close to sea. Along the way you will also find small villages and „hunting lodge” signs, where you can enjoy in meals of venison.
Island Krk: highway close to sea towards Rijeka, follow the road signs for island Krk. Across the bridge you are(for a small fee) on the Croatias biggest island. Driving south to Baška is nice, but unfortunately the road is very crowded.
Points of interest (Senj)
Gallery, fortress, harbor, historical old town and its buildings, city walls, cathedral, church, catacombs, remains from the roman ages , museum, park.
In Senj there are offices for hunting tourism. Because of its location, there is a possibility for water activity aswell. If you want peace - you go fishing, but if you are searching for some action, you can go sail. In the crystal clear sea you can dive.
The Carnival in Senj is one of the oldest summer carnivals in Europe. Thousands of masks and viewers participate in this international event.
„Concert nights of Senj“
In the cathedral of Senj and other places in the old town, every summer a traditional „Concert nights of Senj“ is held with famous musicians from Croatia and other countries.
Night life in Senj can be found in many clubs, bars and a disco, all of which can be found at the very center of the city. You can visit bar „Meduza“ (on the beach „Škver“), „Bilao“, „Mališa“, „Armiž“, „Križ“, pub „Old friends“ and disco „Konoba“.