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Air-Conditioned Villa With Pool And Spectacular Mountains Views



Updated: 28-Nov-2016
2 bedrooms, 2 full shower rooms, 2 terraces, peaceful location, large garden

This modern villa is set on 2. 500 m2 private land above Herceg Novi and Igalo. Up in the hills not only do you benefit from the peace and tranquility of being away from the very busy sea front, but you are ideally situated to enjoy the spectacular views of the surrounding mountains. And, if you enjoy taking a gentle stroll, the road will delight and invigorate you. Killara is surrounded by tall conifers, fruit trees, plants, and flowers. On the grounds is also a small vineyard and pristine above ground pool. The mountains view is magnificent, yet the property is a short drive to the beaches. The villa is equipped inside with ceramic floor tiles, window shutters, and air-conditioning units.

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We are British couple of Montenegrin origin.

Speaks English, Croatian, Serbian, Macedonian

Guestbook comments from the owner

Fantastic Relaxing Family Holiday”

Our visit was a family holiday which included an 18-year-old and a 5-year-old and it suited them both equally! The Villa was outstanding, and we were greeted by the friendly owners who passed on valuable information on the surrounding areas and beyond, suggesting wonderful restaurants and beaches etc., Our youngest learnt to swim in the pool and many a day was spent just relaxing at the Villa. The Villa itself was very clean with everything you would need for your stay and more, including an abundance of grapes, tomatoes, peppers & figs, all available to pick from a beautifully kept garden. A car is essential as there is so much to see, with such breathtaking scenery! We just can't wait to be able to go again...!

- "It has been a pleasure staying at "Villa Killara". Its beautiful location, the surroundings, the garden - have all contributed to it.This place has been absolutely perfect for our 2-year old son Alexander and his parents have obviously
Jan 2011
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7 Reviews

based on 7 holidaymaker reviews


Great & relaxing holiday

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing holiday! Apartment was comfortable, "personal" and clean containing all necessary equipment. Most time was spent at the large terrace where we had our breakfast & bbq dinners with wine and where kids played. Close to the sea, short bus ride to Herceg Novi or alternatively a long beautiful walk on a sea bank. Fantastic and inexpensive food in restaurants. Cheap tours as there is so much to see in Montenegro and Kotor Bay. Absolutely fell in love with it all! Lovely, friendly and helpful host who was always available to give us advice or offer help. Would love to go back!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your Review. Unfortunately, you have reviewed the wrong property. You stayed in Josephine apartment, not Villa Killara.
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Villa Killara was a dream home for our stay.

  • 5 of 5

Definitely need a car, a gorgeous 5km drive upwards into the mountains with fruit-stall at bottom of hill where we stocked up on figs, delicious peaches and fountain-watered melons every time we drove by.

The house is reached through a lovely pathway lined with Italian cypresses. The grounds are gorgeous and surrounded by tall mountain peaks, bright blue skies and the oasis of turquoise blue 5m pool is inviting us to cool down every time we arrive from one of our daily journeys. There is a star-gazing rooftop terrace and on the terrace below there is a lovely big dining table where we ate our meals. The house itself if very modernly set up with all comforts thought of, even enough basics to start us off like coffee, condiments etc. All technicalities like Wifi and air-conditioning etc in full working order. Plenty of space and room. Were able to follow some of the Olympics with the telly. Comfortable beds, super clean, I can't think of a single thing to complain about in the house.

The owner as well as the manager provided great customer service and I would definitely recommend this place to family or friends.

I thought I would not like lack of sandy beaches but instead we developed a love of the Montenegro and Croatian coast with its super clean soft stoned beaches. We discovered a magical secret beach near Popovici half an hour drive away worth the search... Pasjacha. For crossing the border we had to queue a bit so we discovered and preferred the border via the smaller road that follows the coastal road from Igalo via Njivice to Popovic. We were also so close to Dubrovnik from our villa. We had lots of choices of beach clubs with all kinds of watersports: waterskiing, jet skis, scuba diving (Adriatic Blue in People's Beach Bar in Herceg Novi - only 15 minutes from the villa), great service, friendly people everywhere etc.

We also did a 3 hour quad bike safari just over the Croatian border, at Kojan Koral (they do horse riding too). And a must in Montenegro, which after all, is a country of mountains, is the rafting excursion down the rapids through the Tara Canyon, second biggest after Colorado! We drove through the amazing nature of lake-filled valleys to the Waterfall Centre and stayed the night in a cabin in the woods with great food prepared around a campfire followed by a day of most magnificent rafting journey including swims in the river and waterfalls etc.

What can I say: one of best holidays ever. Thanks Jan!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow, that was some holiday! Tthank you for sharing your experiences and do come again for more.
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Lovely villa, stunning country

  • 4 of 5

We had a fantastic holiday on our first visit to Montenegro. As there was just two of us we only used one section of the villa - it was very comfortable and had everything we needed. Although the owners were out of the country when we visited, they ensured that we were well looked after by friends and neighbours and were quick to respond to any enquiry via email. We were fortunate with the weather and managed a few meals out on the terrace and a bit of star gazing from the upper terrace.

Montenegro is a beautiful country - would recommend a couple of nights in Durmitor National Park. We also had a night in Budva and visited Mount Lovcen, which was the highlight of our trip - the panoramic views from the top are amazing. The owner of the restaurant at the top of the Mount told us we would be able to see '80% of Montenegro' and he wasn't exaggerating! We will definitely be going back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Regretfully, we couldn't meet you in person, however, our friends and neighbors spoke very highly of you and described you as "perfect guests". We are really happy you've enjoyed your stay in Villa Killara and the facilities it offered. Please do come again!
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Beautiful peaceful location

  • 4 of 5

A comfortable well equipped villa set up above the coast which makes it cooler in the hottest weather. Garden is large and enclosed giving good privacy. Lovely shaded terrace for meals and just relaxing out of the sun. Roof terrace hot and good for sunbathing and watching the sun set in the evening. Everything very clean with plenty of space inside. The villa is on the edge of the village and it was really quiet and peaceful especially at night. You do need a vehicle otherwise you are a bit out of the way of things. Driving is fine just concentrate and be careful, look out for the sheep and cows on the road up from the main road! There is so much to see and do in Montenegro and this villa is an ideal base for touring round.

This was our first visit to Montenegro and we had a wonderful holiday, no problems, the owners speak excellent English and gave us excellent advice on where to visit etc. We shall definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Claire and Mike. We endeavor to keep the standard high and all guests comments are welcome.
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  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful weeks stay at Killara. The property has everything you need and the pool is a bonus. The villa was clean and well maintained. The owners Jan and Nick were very friendly and welcoming and also very knowledgeable.. We would recommend this villa to family and friends and we are looking forward to going back and staying at Killara again as a week is not long enough to explore this beautiful country

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your kind review. It was a pleasure to have you both staying at Villa Killara and to know that you have had a most enjoyable time in Montenegro. We trust we will see you again in the near future and our aim is that everything will be to your satisfaction. Jan & Nick
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Lovely stay at Killara

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing holiday in Montenegro, staying at Killara, helped by our lovely hosts. We travelled with 3 young children, and although one of the bedrooms was only accessible from outside the building, we felt safe in this scenic/fairly rural area. We love to see the sights and explore new places, and our hosts were very good at recommending new places of interest, including sorting us out with a 2 night excursion up into the Durmitor National Park which was AMAZING!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying at Villa Killara. We look forward to seeing you all again!
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Herceg Novi
Blue Grotto
"Must see!"
Tri Lipe
"Must try grilled octopus"

From the Owner

The setting is unique.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Dubrovnik at 50 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Herceg Novi at 6 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Herceg Novi at 6 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Igalo at 5 Kilometres Car: necessary


10-15 minutes drive to numerous local beaches in Igalo, Herceg Novi and Meljine. The beaches are sandy, pebbly, rocky or man-made. Sunbeds and parasols can be hired per day. Beach cafes/restaurants can be found on, or near every beach. You can visit other beaches further afield by car, or by taxi boat.


Car is essential for this property.

The road in Mojdez is narrow and not for young, inexperienced drivers.

Airport transfer and local car hire can be arranged.

Driving distance:35 km to Dubrovnik (Croatia) and Tivat (Montenegro) airports - approx 45km. If collecting your car at Dubrovnik airport, please tell the staff you are taking the car to Montenegro.

Please do not fly to Podgorica, as it is quite a distance away.


Places of interest:

*The National Park "Durmitor"


*Tara canyon

* Moraca canyon

* The historic old town of Kotor - 50 km

* Exploring the medieval city of Dubrovnik 50km, which each summer hosts the world-famous Dubrovnik Festival

*Visiting the historic Ostrog Monastery which is situated against an almost vertical background high up in the large rock of Ostroška Greda.

* Lake Skadar -a paradise for bird watchers.

Further Details:

"Villa Killara" is 10 minutes walk to the nearest grocery shop, 10 minutes drive to restaurants, supermarkets, banks, shops, and nightlife. You will find "guest folder" at the property full of useful information and a "guest book" where our previous guests have written their experiences, places visited and good restaurants. New restaurant will open in time for next summer (as per the restaurant owner), within 5 min walk from the house.


Rental rates

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1 Nov 2016 - 30 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
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1 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
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29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
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27 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £253
Stay tax €1 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

Check-in time 3pm - 9pm Check-out time 10am
Security deposit 300 euros payable in cash on arrival
Local Tourist tax @ 1 euro per person/ per night, payable in cash on arrival
Cleaner available twice a week at 10 e per hour

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From the Owner

Peace and tranquility.

Property Type

  • villa


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


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


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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...

Onsite Services

  • Car Available
  • Massage


  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village


  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Floor Area

  • 85 m²


  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1. - double shower cubicle with sliding doors, WC, bidet, basin Shower room 2.- (in the Studio) double shower cubicle, WC, basin Both shower rooms have windows and are fully tiled floor to ceiling


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed, The 2nd bedroom is a self-contained studio apartment
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleep 5, plus infant in cot Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king size bed, fitted wardrobes, bedside tables with lamps, baby cot if required Bedroom 2 with king size bed, fitted wardrobes, bedside tables with lamps, sofa bed. Please note: the 2nd bedroom is a studio apartment with separate, lockable entrance, but on the same level and under the same roof. All windows with shutters and mosquito nets. Ceramic floor tiles.


  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: The villa, garden, and pool are totally private and not shared with other guests. Car available for hire (Landrover Freelander), please enquire. N.B. The photographs were taken with wide lens camera and items may appear larger than actual. Outside: Sunbeds and parasols by the pool and on the sun terrace. Smoking allowed on the terraces and in the garden only Utility Room: Washing machine, vacuum cleaner, broom, mop and bucket. Cleaning chemicals provided. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Bath towels and bed linen included and changed weekly. The property will be cleaned at the same time. Pool and garden cleaned every day. Beach towels not included, but can be provided for a small charge. Other: The large, covered terrace is used as an extension of the living room where most of the days and evenings are spent eating, drinking and relaxing. The roof terrace is for sunbathing, enjoying the scenery, painting, star gazing...

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