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4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services
  • Parking Available
  • Laundry

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPustolovski Park Bled10 min walk
    Popular LocationLake Bled1 min drive
    Popular LocationChurch of Sv Marika Bozja3 min drive
    AirportLjubljana (LJU-Joze Pucnik)32 min drive
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About this area


Located in Bled, Vila Istra is in the city centre and on the waterfront. Lake Bled and Lake Bohinj reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Pustolovski Park Bled and Pokljuka Gorge. Rafting, sailing and boat tours offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with skydiving nearby.
Visit our Bled travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Pustolovski Park Bled - 10 min walk
  • Lake Bled - 1 min drive
  • Church of Sv Marika Bozja - 3 min drive
  • Bled Castle - 8 min drive
  • St. Martin's Parish Church - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Jesenice Slovenski Javornik Station - 19 min drive
  • AirportLjubljana (LJU-Joze Pucnik) - 31 min drive


  • Vila Ajda - 8 min walk
  • Public & Vegan Kitchen - 14 min walk
  • GOSTILNA UNION - 18 min walk
  • Oštarija Babji zob - 19 min walk
  • Gostilna Pri planincu - 20 min walk

About this property

Vila Istra

4-star romantic guesthouse near Lake Bled
This guesthouse features self parking, dry cleaning and a computer station. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include express check-in, express check-out and tour/ticket assistance. All 5 rooms offer free WiFi, minibars and room service (during limited hours). Other amenities available to guests include coffee/tea makers, in-room massages and hairdryers.
Vila Istra offers 5 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer. This Bled guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Coffee/tea makers and minibars are provided.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free extended parking
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Train station pick-up shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ski shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily: EUR 12 for adults and EUR 6 for children
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Beach yoga
  • Fishing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Kayaking
  • Pilates classes
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service

Guest services

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Croatian
  • English
  • Slovenian

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Conference space (1291 square feet)

Room amenities


  • Hairdryer

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar


  • In-room massage



Check-in time starts at 6 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Express check-in


Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out


Pets are allowed for an extra charge

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.50 per person, per night for adults; EUR 0.75 per night for guests aged 7-18 years old. This tax does not apply to children under 7 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: EUR 12 for adults and EUR 6 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 35 per vehicle
  • A pet fee will be charged
  • Early check-in fee: EUR 20 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 30 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for massage services; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Vila Istra
Vila Istra Bled
Vila Istra House
Vila Istra House Bled
Vila Istra Guesthouse Bled
Vila Istra Guesthouse
Vila Istra Bled
Vila Istra Guesthouse
Vila Istra Guesthouse Bled

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Vila Istra and receive a full refund?
Yes, Vila Istra offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Vila Istra cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Vila Istra pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Vila Istra?
Extended parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Vila Istra?
Check-in begins at 6 PM. Early check-in is available for a fee of EUR 20 (subject to availability).
What time is check-out at Vila Istra?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for EUR 30 (subject to availability).
Where is Vila Istra located?
Located in the heart of Bled, this romantic guesthouse is within 2 mi (3 km) of Pustolovski Park Bled, Lake Bled, and Bled Castle. St. Martin's Parish Church and Mala Osojnica are also within 2 miles (3 km).
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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Great location, very helpful staff.
The property is located just out of the bustle of the down town area. Every was is very helpful and accommodating. Rooms have recently been updated. Would return to this hotel on the next visit.

4/5 Good

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We were there for one night. Unfortunately it rained for the evening and following morning so it was a shame we couldn't go for another walk.

5/5 Excellent

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The staff was very helpful and accommodating; the room was spacious and comfortable, and the location was ideal.

5/5 Excellent

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Awesome villa
From the moment we stepped into Villa Istra we knew it was going to be an remarkable experience. We were greeted with a welcome drink, the room was beautiful, crisp and clean, and the breakfast the next morning was exceptional. The staff are wonderful, caring and kind.

4/5 Good

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Great location
We had a family suite which was spacious. Great to have tea making facilities in the room. Great view of the lake from several windows.

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