Apartment in Djenovici, Nr. Herceg Novi, Montenegro - It Offers Spectacular Views Over the Bay and the Mountains
A stylish one-bedroom apartment situated 10 minutes walk from the coastal village of Djenovici on the beautiful Bay of Kotor, with its beaches, shops, restaurants and cafes all within easy walking distance. The apartment offers spectacular views over the bay and the mountains, and is an ideal base for mountain walking or watersports holidays as well as for exploring the medieval town of Herceg Novi. The accommodation is an apartment located within the prestigious Djenovici Springs development. These apartments are built and fitted out to an exceptionally high standard. The apartment is located on the second floor and has a floor area of 66 sq.m. It is able to comfortably accommodate up to 4 adults and is fully air conditioned, centrally heated and double glazed throughout. For further information please visit our website.
About the Owner
About Debra Goss
The apartment is owned by David and Debra Goss.
David runs a business as a provider of adventure activity programmes: mountaineering, canoeing and caving. He also regularly leads expeditions around the world.
Debra runs a personal fitness training and Pilates business. She also enjoys adventure activities.
Debra Goss purchased this apartment in 2009
Why Debra Goss chose Montenegro
David's brother has lived and worked in the area around Herceg Novi for several years. He runs a business designing and building holiday apartments - including this apartment.
David and Debra have also enjoyed visiting the area over the years and David runs mountain walking holidays in the Orjen Mountains immediately behind the apartment.
The particular attraction of this location is the combination of stunning mountain scenery, a beautiful bay and fascinating medieval towns and cities.
What makes this apartment unique
The apartment is within easy walking distance of the beach with all its amenities and yet the solitude of the mountains is only a short drive away.
The area has a very good bus service and taxis are economical and safe. This means that it is easy to explore the area without needing to hire a car.
Guestbook comments from the owner
Guestbook comments from the owner
From the Owner
“David's brother has lived and worked in the area around Herceg Novi for several years. He runs a business designing and building holiday apartments - including this apartment. David and Debra have also enjoyed visiting the area over the years and David runs mountain walking holidays in the Orjen Mountains immediately behind the apartment. The particular attraction of this location is the combination of stunning mountain scenery, a beautiful bay and fascinating medieval towns and cities.”
Activity and Interests
Special interest holidays:
The apartment is located at the foot of the Orjen Mountains which offer exciting and spectacular mountain walking. We can provide guests with the necessary guidebooks, maps, advice and support to enable them to arrange their own independent programme of mountain walks.
The apartment is situated 10 minutes walk from the beautiful Bay of Kotor with its beaches, shops, restaurants and cafés all within easy walking distance.
The following airlines currently fly direct from Britain into and out of Dubrovnik (in Croatia): EasyJet. Thomson. British Airways. Croatia Airlines. Dubrovnik Airport is about 45 minutes drive from the apartment. Car hire is readily available at the airport or in Herceg Novi. We can arrange this for you. We can also arrange transfers between the airport and the apartment. This would typically cost €40 for up to four people.
The apartment is just 200 metres from a 24-hour supermarket and 5 minutes drive from a large cash-and-carry. It is 10 minutes drive from the medieval town of Herceg Novi with its famous fortresses, plazas and gardens, as well as its fine restaurants and cafés.
Montenegro is a former republic of Yugoslavia but is now fully independent. It is located on the Adriatic Sea and, as well as having a stunning coastline, has some spectacular mountain scenery. Its stormy history has left a rich collection of monuments dating from the various civilisations and cultures that have existed in this region. It regularly celebrates its colourful history with cultural and artistic events, carnivals and folk festivals. The country has four national parks, and the Bay of Kotor has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In recognition of the emphasis that the country places upon the protection of its natural resources, in 1991 it was proclaimed an Ecological State. The language of Montenegro is Serbian, but English is widely spoken in the main tourist areas. The medieval city of Herceg Novi is located at the entrance to the Bay of Kotor. It was founded by the Bosnian King Tvrtko I in 1382. Its defensive role is witnessed by numerous fortresses and towers. Today these are open-air stages where film, music and flower festivals are held. A characteristic feature of the city is its parks and gardens with numerous plant species of foreign origin: palms, cikasi, magnolia, agave, banana and other Mediterranean and sub-tropical plants. It also has several beautiful squares with historic churches, galleries and museums as well as many fine restaurants and open-air cafés. There is a full range of excursions and activities which can be enjoyed in the area around Herceg Novi. These include:
Boat trip around the Bay of Kotor.
Clay pigeon shooting.
Glass-bottomed boat trip to the island of Mamula.
High ropes adventure course.
Kayaking around the Bay of Kotor or on Skadar Lake.
Kite surfing. Mountain biking. Paragliding. Sailing. Snorkelling and diving.
Taking a guided tour of the coastal region of Montenegro
Visiting Ostrog Monastery.
White water rafting.
- Booking Notes:
A non-refundable deposit of 20% of the total rental charge will be required upon booking. The balance will be required 8 weeks prior to commencement of the booking. In addition, for all bookings there will be a refundable security deposit of €100. This will be payable in cash on arrival and will be refunded on departure, subject to a satisfactory property inspection.
Changeover day is flexible.
Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per night in pounds sterling.
10% discount for bookings of 2 weeks or longer.
Minimum booking: 5 days.
Payment may be made by cheque (in pounds sterling), bank transfer (in pounds sterling or euros) or by PayPal (in most major currencies).
From 1 October to 30 April the apartment is available for long-term lettings. The price for this is £400 per calendar month.
- Available arrival
From the Owner
“The apartment is within easy walking distance of the beach with all its amenities and yet the solitude of the mountains is only a short drive away. The area has a very good bus service and taxis are economical and safe. This means that it is easy to explore the area without needing to hire a car.”
- Air Conditioning
- Iron & Board
- Living Room ...
- Washing Machine
- Kitchen ...
- Satellite / Cable
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool
- Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
- The bathroom includes a shower and toilet. In addition, it contains a washing machine.
- 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
- Bedroom 1
- Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2/4 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: The air conditioned bedroom has a double bed and includes plenty of wardrobe space. It opens out onto the balcony and has views over the mountains and forests.
Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website
- Notes on accommodation: The development has an English-speaking manager living on site to ensure that your stay is enjoyable and trouble free. The apartments are served by pure spring water fresh off the mountains. Outside: The apartment enjoys a corner location with a balcony on two sides to enable guests to make the most of the sunshine throughout the day. It has a table and chairs for al fresco dining or for simply enjoying a drink and admiring the views. The apartments are set in attractive landscaped gardens with a shared swimming pool and sun terrace. There is also a patio and barbecue area, and there is plenty of car parking available in the grounds. Utility Room: There is a utility area containing an ironing board, steam iron and clothes airer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are provided and are changed once a week when the property is cleaned. Other: There is an elegant dining area with patio doors opening onto the balcony and views overlooking the bay. There is WiFi throughout the apartment.