Families. Couples. Adventure seekers. Nature lovers. Riders.
Long hikes through the forest. Horseback riding through the valleys. Waking up to the sounds of eagles calling and the fresh smell of coffee brewing. Disconnecting from the outside world.
All year - whether you prefer snow or grass.
Linden Tree Retreat and Ranch is an eco-friendly, luxury resort located at Valika Plana in Croatia, surrounded by idyllic views of the Valebit Mountain. Intimate accommodation facilities offered on the Ranch include mountain view rooms, suites, chalet, lodges and Native American tipis and are only open to a few guests at a time.
Lose yourself in the magic surrounding the Linden Tree Retreat & Ranch. Here, horseback riding is a transformative experience, regardless of riding level. Specialized riding programs ranging from three to nine days are offered for those seeking true adventure. Awaken your spirit by trying a variety of different activities like biking, hiking, archery and canoeing or connect within with daily yoga and meditation.
Locally sourced, organic, home-cooked meals. The mare’s milk is said to be a cleansing and rejuvenating elixir. Try the wild boar stew and freshly made bread.
Linden Ranch and Resort is 1-2 hours driving distance from Zagreb and Zadar international airports. Car and driver service is available upon request.
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* Words by Raluca Melniciuc
Sun-worshippers, Island-hoppers, Lovers of Old-World charm.
Regal charm. Sunbathing on your private beach. Reading in the gardens. Lazy lunch beside the sea. Carefree sailing across the Adriatic. Birdsong and lapping waves. Sunset Happy Hour.
May - September
Villa Argentina sits on a dramatic cliff, surrounded by ancient walls, with a breath-taking view of Dubrovnik Old Town and the island of Lockrum. Take in the enclosing pine tree-clad mountains and the crystal emerald Adriatic sea. Villa Argentina, originally a private residence during early 20th century, was converted into a luxury hotel in the 1950s. 127 rooms and 4 suites keep the original architecture, with high ceilings and stone balconies, beautifully integrating the old with the new. Enjoy the old-world charm, the lush lemon and wild orange tree gardens; the rosemary, lavender and bay leaf plants. Breakfast on your private balcony with a historic backdrop. Dinner beneath the grapevines.
Whether you are lover of land or sea - Dubrovnik is perfect for any excursion or adventure. Take in the architecture and history of the ancient city. Visit the world-famous arboretum and botanical garden in Trsteno for some of the lushest vegetation in the Mediterranean. For an unforgettable day trip visit Montenegro or Mljet island, a national park with two saltwater lakes surrounded by hiking trails. Sample the local vintages on a Pelješac "wine trail" or island hop on a private yacht for a beautiful day filled with sea salt and fresh air.
Dalmatian seafood - black risotto, oysters and mussels from Malostonski Bay. Grilled sardines with olive oil and garlic. Octopus Salad.
Dubrovnik airport is 18 km away. Take a taxi or arrange a transfer with one of the hotel's BMWs.
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Luxury honeymooners. Sun-worshippers. Lovers of Old-World charm.
Sunbathing on your private beach. Lazy lunch beside the sea. Carefree sailing across the Adriatic. Sunset Happy Hour. Privacy and luxury.
May - September
Villa Dubrovnik is known as one of the most exclusive and luxurious hotels in Croatia. Perched on a cliff across from the Old City and Lokrum island, all 56 rooms, including 7 suites face the Adriatic Sea. Choose one of two villas for complete privacy or when traveling with a group of friends. Relax with a book on your private balcony or soak in a jacuzzi while watching the sun go down.
Visit the rooftop bar for a happy hour cocktail or take a water taxi and get lost in the Old City.
Whether you are lover of land or sea - Dubrovnik is perfect for any excursion or adventure. Take in the architecture and history of the ancient city. Visit the world-famous arboretum and botanical garden in Trsteno for some of the lushest vegetation in the Mediterranean. Take the Game of Thrones tour. For an unforgettable day trip visit Montenegro or Mljet island, a national park with two saltwater lakes surrounded by hiking trails. Sample the local vintages on a Pelješac "wine trail" or island hop on a private yacht for a beautiful day filled with sea salt and fresh air.
Visit the hotel's restaurant Pjerin for delicious seafood or Proto and 360 Dubrovnik for a lovely meal in town.
The Dubrovnik airport is 18 km away. Arrange a transfer with the hotel, where you will arrive to a mysterious elevator taking you into the paradise that is Villa Dubrovnik.
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