Villa Emeralda on Ciovo in the town of Okrug Gornji was a delight. Our hosts, Masa and Toni, were helpful and kind beyond imagination, even arranging transportation for us and offering a ride to the hospital when one of us needed care.
Behind a large blue gate, the house stands amongst stone paths and gardens and overlooks the sea from two balconies. The living space was excellent for 4 friends, but could accommodate 6 easily. A master bedroom on the top floor has a balcony with chaise lounges, a single bedroom and a bathroom with a washer. On the main floor is the colorful blue-tiled kitchen and a large seating area, and another balcony with a large round table. The ground floor has a peaceful double bedroom and another bedroom with twin beds, along with a bathroom. The large bedroom leads out to a small covered patio with table and chairs and overlooks the beautiful garden. We ate fresh figs from the trees and saw orange and lime and pomegranate and olive trees everywhere ... mehr