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Updated: 05-Dec-2016
Modern Holiday Apartments / Room Only. Secluded Pool. Free WiFi

Please note the rate shown is for the Room Only option, please enquire for rates for Apartment Options.

Villa Fontana is licensed and regulated by The Croatian National Tourist Board and has been awarded First Class Category. Villa Fontana is situated just 4km from Dubrovnik airport and only 17km from the beautiful city of Dubrovnik - "The Pearl of the Adriatic". Water taxis and buses run regularly from the centre of Cavtat to Dubrovnik. Our apartments all have air-conditioning, wi-fi access, Internet TV, hairdryer, security box, tiled flooring, and are tastefully furnished throughout - whether you choose an apartment or an en-suite bedroom, you will be extremely comfortable. Your accommodation will be serviced weekly and we provide a regular towel service.

Details for holiday apartment Holiday Apartments and Room Only, with Pool, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 1 Bathroom

Prices quoted are for the Room Only option, please ask for Apartment Rates.

The villa consists of 6 self-contained apartments and 3 room only units (Double or Twin), all of which offer maximum comfort with modern furniture, fixtures and fittings. The apartments have been designed for open plan living, with defined dining areas and fully equipped kitchens, including all pots, pans, glassware and cutlery. The three Superior apartments are two bedroomed and have a double bedroom and a twin room, and can accommodate up to 6 guests using the sofa beds. They are complete with washing machines, dishwashers and fridge/freezers.

The three standard apartments are one bedroomed and can accommodate up to 4 guests using the sofa beds.

For our younger guests we will provide a cot (no extra charge), please request at time of booking.

All accommodation is equipped with hairdryer, air-conditioning, TV, and a safe. Free Wi-Fi throughout.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

I am Janet, a friendly English woman from Manchester who came to Croatia on holiday in the 1970s where I met and married a Dubrovnik man and have lived here ever since.

I am fluent in the Croatian language and enjoy the local customs.

I enjoy meeting new people and if you feel like a chat I'm always happy to share my local knowledge with you.

Call Owner
Speaks English, Croatian

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a lovely apartment! We had a super holiday and Janet and Miro couldn't have been more helpful - we'll certainly be back - soon! - Mr and Mrs Pouchly -May 2012.

Very friendly and helpful owners - provided everything we needed. Being picked up and dropped off at the airport saved a lot of hassle. The villa was well located - far enough from the centre of Cavtat to be quiet, but close enough for a short stroll. Our flat was well equiped and ideal for what we needed. The swimming pool was very well maintained (as was the rest of the property). Janet booked excursions for us - we were picked up outside the villa - we went to Montenegro and Korcula, and also went to Dubrovnik, once by boat and once by bus.

Overall we had a brilliant time and would like to thank Janet and Miro for a wonderful holiday.

Stayed July 2010, C.Potts
May 2007
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4 Reviews

based on 4 holidaymaker reviews



  • 5 of 5

Lovely apartment in great location. The owner greeted us at the airport and gave us a mini tour. We will definately book a holiday at Villa Fontana again

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Another fantastic holiday staying at Villa Fontana

  • 5 of 5

This is our third stay in Villa Fontana Cavtat. We have always been very pleased with our accommodation. All the apartments have been refurbished since we were there last. We always stay in number one as there are only two of us but I have actually been into a lot of the other apartments and all are fantastic. Janet (the owner) is fab. Lovely, friendly and helpful. The apartments and pool area are very clean and well maintained. Mark (Janet's son) and Delilah (house keeper) alongside Janet work well to achieve this. Towels are changed regularly and bins emptied

The apartments are a very pleasant walk away from Cavtat town, with lots of lovely bars and restaurants on the way for refreshments. We love Kalebro.

I would recommend these apartments to anyone. If you go make sure you take Janet some PG Tips!


  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words, it was so good to see you again and look forward to your next visit.
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Villa Fontana, Cavtat

  • 4 of 5

Very nice apartment, everything you're likely to need. Good location. Janet (the owner) extremely helpful. Pickup/drop off included, mini tour of the town en route. Janet also helped us organise a quick tour of Dubrovnik. Will definitely be visiting again. Cavtat is a lovely place, restaurants extremely good value. Recommended

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Pick up and tour by Milo brilliant and Janet very welcoming. Apartment matched our requirements for roomy well equiped accomodation. Recommend apartment location for tranquility and nice stroll to restaurants. Resort offers good range of well priced restaurants , food excellent and staff friendly. Janet offered advice and assistance with any requests with prompt and helpful attitude.

Hired car from her recommended company and used for day trips to Mostar in Bosnia, Kotor Bay in Montenegro , took water taxi to dubrovnik on number of occasions and three island boat trip. Country beautiful scenery and well worth a visit.

Pool at villa gave welcome opportunity for swim with plenty of sunbeds and umbrellas for shade.

Honesty bar at pool saved trip to supermarket for drinks

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

This property started life as a small one bedroom family bungalow that little by little was extended and improved each year until we achieved our ambition to make it one of the most beautiful properties in Cavat. Villa Fontana now has 6 six modern holiday Apartments, 3 comfortable en-suite Double Rooms and a beautiful, secluded pool set in Mediterranean gardens, surrounded by tangerine trees and grapevines. So private, set in the valley away from the crowds, but only a few minutes walk to the beach, restaurants and bars.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Dubrovnik at 3 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : At the beach at 300 Metres Nearest Ferry : Dubrovnik at 17 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : On the sea front at 300 Metres Nearest Beach : Less than a five minutes walk at 300 Metres Car: not necessary


The beach is just a 3 min walk from the Villa, where you can bathe in the clear blue waters of The Adriatic or, if you prefer to sunbathe on the rocks there are many secluded spots along the waterside, where you will also find shade under the pine trees. Water sports / Diving center is close by, and it is only a few minutes from the start of the famous hiking trail named after Ronald Brown.


Although Dubrovnik airport is only 4km away, Villa Fontana is not on the flight path. Airport transfers are complimentary for a stay of three or more nights. Car hire can be arranged, have a chat with Janet about this. Please remember to bring your driving licence with you!


Villa Fontana is in the pretty village of Cavtat only 17km South of the famous old walled city of Dubrovnik, which is easy to get to by boat or bus.

To the south, the Montenegro border is only 30km away and makes an interesting day out. Mostar (famous for the iconic bridge) in Bosnia, is fascinating for a full day out. If you fancy just a shortish run out (about 20km), then the botanical gardens at Trsteno are splendid. Guided excursions are available.

Further Details:

Protect yourself please check your travel insurance carefully. ATOL rules don’t apply for flight only bookings. Did you know that if airlines fail for any reason, then flights paid for using a debit card would not be refunded? (If you book your flight using a credit card then there is some protection if you have spent over £100, but you must claim within 60 days). There is a little known scheduled airline failure insurance policy that you can buy (included as standard in travel insurance bought from the post office) that will guarantee a refund of the cost of your flight if the airline close, provided you have bought your ticket more than 2 weeks in advance of the airline going out of business! Please make sure your insurance includes this element.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
HIGH SEASON room only
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Changeover Day:
We are flexible on length of stay and we are here to help.
Our normal check-in time is 2:00pm and check-out is 10:00am however, wherever possible, we will work around your flight times

Notes on prices:
Please note, the prices quoted are for the Room Only. We offer various accommodation options for you to choose from, please visit our website or contact us for our full rate card.
We do not charge for single occupancy.
Complimentary airport transfers (Dubrovnik airport only) for stays of 3 nights or more.
No credit card facilities.

Booking Notes:
Please contact Janet to request availability. Upon receipt of your booking we will issue you with an invoice for your deposit, and the balance will be due two months before arrival.


Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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From the Owner

Cavtat is situated at the base of the Dinaric Alps - and Villa Fontana has the advantage of being one of the few properties built completely on the flat, so there are no steep hills to climb for you to fully explore and enjoy the pretty village.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool


  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome

Location Type

  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • village


  • bay
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2


  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Villa Fontana is licensed and regulated by The Croatian National Tourist Board and we have been awarded First Class Category. All apartments have air conditioning, free wi-fi, TV, hairdryer, safe, tiled flooring, and are tastefully furnished throughout. The 3 double/twin en-suite ROOM only have balconies, air-conditioning, coffee/tea making facilities, hairdryer, security box and fridge. Our secluded pool, surrounded by a landscaped sun terrace and sun loungers, is the perfect place for you to enjoy a cooling drink from our 'honesty' bar. The barbecue, situated on the main terrace, is ideal for you to create your own barbecue party. Car hire, water skiing, kayaking, speed boat and guided coach excursions can all be arranged during your holiday. This is an excellent location for geocaching treasure hunts. There is a regular water taxi service to Dubrovnik, which leaves from the pier only a few minutes walk from Villa Fontana, and a Tourist bus service runs direct to the Old Town of Dubrovnik from the nearby hotel, so getting about is very easy. A three island cruise also goes every day from the pier making Villa Fontana an excellent base for your sightseeing.

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