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Luxury Apartment-Heart of Diocletian’s Palace-Private Terrace- 3 NIGHTS MINIMUM

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

2/3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom With Private Terrace, Close To The Sea

PLEASE NOTE: WE ASK FOR A 3 NIGHT MINIMUM STAY. Recently refurbished luxury first floor apartment nestled in the heart of the ancient Roman Diocletian's palace. The apartment has 2/3 generously proportioned bedrooms, large living/dining area, 3 spacious bathrooms and a private terrace. The apartment offers all conveniences including, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, Sonos wifi sound system, cable. TV with English movie channel, Wi Fi connection, BBQ facilities and mounted hairdriers in each bathroom. Babysitting facilities and welcome packs can be arranged on request. Diocletian’s Palace is a pedestrianised zone, which means that car parking is a short walk away. There is a choice between paid and free parking, although free parking is slightly further away.The property can be reached by taxi or coach from Split airport which takes about 30 mins or why not allow us to arrange a private pick up from the airport for the same price as a taxi - we use Gecko tours, an excellent local tour operator who also offers a discount of all local tours (bespoke or advertised) for Prisca guests. We can also arrange a private speedboat transfer, a little more exciting and costly, which leaves just 800m from the airport entrance and will take just 15 mins.

NB. Please note - this apartment is for a maximum of 6 people and unauthorised accommodation of any further guests will risk forfeiture of deposit

More Details


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Split in Općina Split

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Damage over and above broken glasses, plates etc will be charged against the damage deposit.
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Spacious double bedroom
    Living room/bedroom 3 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Extra large sofa bed with thick mattress
  • Spacious double bedrooms with king sized beds and memory foam mattresses. Large luxury sofa-bed with an extra thick mattress(not memory foam) in living area which can be turned into a self-contained bedroom through closing a large custom made pocket door system, lending complete privacy to the space. The third bathroom serves this room when used as a bedroom.
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
The apartment is cleaned weekly. This can be done more frequently as an optional extra. Welcome packs and babysitting can also be arranged


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Luxury Apartment-Heart of Diocletian’s Palace-Private Terrace- 3 NIGHTS MINIMUM
average rating of 4.982456 based on 57 reviews

A piece of heaven right in the center of everything you might want to do in Split

  • 5 of 5

We quite enjoyed our stay in this glorious apartment in the center of Split Croatia. Baldo and his wife were very helpful in meeting us and getting our luggage there. There is one flight of stairs (the apartment is on the second floor). There is a wonderful 3rd wave coffee shop right across the street, with unusual (for Croatia) coffee offerings like Cold brew. The beds were spacious and comfortable, the kitchen well appointed. All appliances were easy to use and worked fine. Each bedroom is independent of the others, and the living room with the couch has pocket doors that easily close off. The patio is wonderful - we ate breakfast on it every day and just hung out for a glass of wine in the evening. Split itself is a wonderful vibrant city with an active nightlife, even in the fall when we visited. My only caveat on the apartment is that the auto parking is quite a distance away (on the other hand it's also free). We only needed our car when arriving/leaving so this was no big deal, but if you're planning trips using the car, be sure to plan some extra time to get there and back. Baldo fortunately helped guide me to get the car to and from the parking as with all the one way streets it wasn't necessarily easy. All in all - 5 stars. Clean. Convenient. Well attended. And the local managers are knowledgeable and passionate about their wonderful country. We quite enjoyed ourselves.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind and very comprehensive review of your stay Lee. We’re glad that you found both the apartment and Split to your liking. The point you make about the parking is a valid one and perhaps one we should clarify, because the reason Baldo uses it is that it’s free. There’s paid parking closer by, but the costs can mount up. The whole area of course, is pedestrianised, so guests shouldn’t expect to park directly outside the apartment.
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Absolutely stunning apartment, fantastic location and great communication

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we've come to Prisca Apartment and it's always a treat. You are in the Heart of Diocletian's palace and can feel the absolute buzz of the city from the wonderful courtyard. We had a transfer arranged which was waiting for us at the airport (Baldo is amazing!) and ended up booking a tour with the company gecko, advertised in the apartment who we thoroughly recommend. The apartment has all the equipment to allow for meals if you fancy cooking and the comfort to allow a cosy night in. Thank you for another wonderful stay! We hope to be back again!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind comments Alice. Pleased to hear you enjoyed Split, particularly at this time of year when things start to quieten down and there’s still much to enjoy.
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Beautiful place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location, beautiful lodgings. Very helpful managers.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for this Marie, glad you enjoyed your stay!
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Amazing property in a stunning location

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here for 3 nights with four female friends. The apartment was even better than we expected, and in the heart of the Diocletian palace - absolutely perfect! The owners we exceptionally helpful in advance, and Gecko tours were brilliant and took care of us from start to finish, always going out of their way to be helpful. This is perfectly located for exploring Split, the islands and further afield. We cannot recommend this apartment and Gecko Tours highly enough. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Delightful property in the heart of the old town

  • 5 of 5

A very centrally located property at the heart of the old town. Being on the 1st floor it was above the general hubbub of the restaurants and bars below. The apartment was spacious and had all that was required for our brief stay. I would certainly use this apartment again should the chance arise

  • Review Submitted: 30-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to give us your review - we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again!
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Awesome, spacious apartment within the Diocletian palace area

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful apartment right in the old Diocletian palace area. We were 6 adults and had plenty of space. The apartment is just as shown in the pictures, with two large bedrooms and huge bathrooms. The 3rd bedroom is a good size as well, and is easily closed off with sliding doors at night. It also has 3 full bathrooms (again great for our group). Although there are several restaurants/bars just outside the apartment, it is very quiet at night once you close your windows (and enjoy the air conditioning). We thoroughly enjoyed sitting out and having drinks on the terrace in late afternoon / evening (while deciding where to go to dinner).

The property manager, Baldo, was great to deal with. Upon arrival, he sat down with us and provided lots of information on where to go, what to see, and where to/not to eat. We arranged all our airport and ferry transfers with him. He will even arrange to pick you up or drop you off at the ferry with a golf cart. This was quite helpful as we had quite a bit of luggage with 6 people.

Baldo runs the Gecko Tours company and I highly recommend the Split walking tour through his company. It was a very nice 2 hour intro to Split and its history. We also booked a personal tour through Gecko Tours to visit Mostar and the Kravice waterfalls.

Finally, Stephen and Thea were very easy to deal with and always responded promptly when asking them questions or finalizing our stay.

Without a doubt, you should try and stay here if you get an opportunity. You will love the property and be glad you did.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks very much for a great review - we're glad you had a good time!
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Thea Robinson
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
24 February, 2018

About Thea Robinson

We are a British family who first invested in a waterfront fisherman's cottage on the island of Brac(property no. 55026) in 2004 and fell in love with Croatia's wonderful landscapes, people and food. In 2013 we felt it was time to make a second purchase in this beautiful, historic centre of Split and were fortunate enough to find this very special property. In April 2014, we completed the project and are pleased to make this lovely apartment available for others to enjoy.

Thea Robinson purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Thea Robinson chose Split

It's a perfectly positioned, spacious apartment with its own very rare, private terrace in the historic Diocletian's Palace. The apartment offers access to a beautiful coastline, a great deal of Roman history and many excellent restaurants, cafés and shops. Even the local supermarket is a site of historical interest. There is an amazing fish and vegetable market a short walk away, as well as an abundance of bakeries for your freshly baked, daily loaf! Why not enjoy a two stop holiday in Croatia by booking some time in our Brac island property, no. 55026

What makes this apartment unique

We were instantly attracted to this wonderful apartment by the high ceilinged, generously proportioned rooms and private terrace all set within a site of Roman antiquity and so perfectly located for enjoying all the delights Split has to offer. We now feel able to offer a two stop holiday experience of Croatia by offering potential visitors the opportunity to enjoy the hustle and bustle city experience in addition to the beauty and relaxation on the island of Brac - see property no. 55026 for more details.Also, in 2015 we partnered with a Split based excursion company which runs a variety of professional tours in Dalmatia to suit all tastes. Their focus is on the smaller group authentic Dalmatian tour experience, which is of a very high standard. Guests of Prisca will receive a discount of the listed price of all tours.


Nearest Airport
24 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
150 Metres
Split Marina
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Nearest Train
200 Metres
Split train station
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Car: not necessary

Split is perfectly located for exploring the whole of Croatia, as well as the islands. The Diocletian's Palace area is a UNESCO world heritage site. It provides much historical interest, but has all the attractions of a bustling city centre next to the sea - including a beaches which are only a short walk or bus journey away. Besides the many cafés, restaurants and shops, Split also has an opera house, indie cinema which regularly shows English language films, as well as a regular cinema. All in all, Split provides most travellers with the perfect combination of attractions to provide something of interest for everyone.


Prices & Availability

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

We also have a lovely fisherman's cottage on Brac(45 min ferry journey from Split) sleeping 6, which can afford the holidaymaker a fabulous opportunity to have a two -stop holiday in Croatia

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.