Villa Lanterna



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Lighthouse Villa Lanterna was originally constructed in 1881 on the south-eastern part of the island Vir during the Austro-Hungarian reign and it is the official 1st class monument of culture

The main edifice is built of stone and is situated in an isolated spot in pine-tree wood nearby the attractive rocky and sandy beach, which is suitable for families and children. It is categorized as a 5* vacation house and intended for accommodation for max.8 persons. The interior and exterior are completely renovated in 2012 in a mixture of traditional Mediterranean and modern style, furnished with luxurious wooden furniture and leather seating-sets.

It consists of two floors in the total size of 180 m² large. On the first floor, there are four sleeping rooms, two of which are 21 m² large, one 17 m², and the smallest one 14 m². Each room is equipped with SAT LCD TV, a matrimonial bed, and a bathroom (bathtub/toilet). Additionally, two larger rooms have access to the large round balcony that leans around the lighthouse tower and provide a broad panoramic sea view.

The common areas of the house are situated on the ground floor. There is a well-equipped kitchen with filter-coffee and espresso-coffee machines, microwave-oven, water-kettle, large refrigerator with freezer compartment and cooking-stove ( electrical and gas cookers ) with oven and dishwasher. Furthermore, there is a stylishly furnished dining-room equipped with mini-bar and small wine-tender, a handy bathroom with a sink and washing machine/dryer, and a large living room with SAT LCD TV 130 cm² and Wi-Fi internet access. All the common areas and rooms in the edifice are air-conditioned. Safe-deposit box available.

Outside of the main edifice, there is a large inner courtyard surrounded by stone-wall. Within this pleasurable environment, there is an adjacent smaller structure that serves as a mini-wellness and is equipped with a sauna, whirlpool, a multifunctional fitness device, and an outdoor sun-deck in the Mediterranean garden. Within this edifice, there is also the over roofed outdoor grill. In addition to the accommodation, secluded beach with deck-chairs and mini-wellness, the following services are also included in the basic price:

• breakfast served every day according to the guest's wishes
• changing of linen/sheets every day by the maid
• transfer to and from the Zadar airport, or to and from Zadar harbor ( eight persons in two upper-class vehicles or with air-conditioned mini-van )
• baby-cot
• pets upon request
• sojourn tax included in price


With additional supplement we offer the following services:
• "Vir Turizam" scuba-diving center
• Rent-a-speed-boat
• food catering from the well-known restaurant Kotarina situated in the center of town Vir ( 08:00h – 24:00h )
• hiring a personal chef for preparing meals or specialties upon request – 100,00 Eur
• hiring a masseur ( partial massage or the whole-body massage, previous order needed )
• excursions program

In the immediate vicinity of the object, there is a largely regulated hunting-ground with mouflons, pheasants, and quails. In the outer enclosed yard, there is a parking spot suitable for four vehicles. Villa Lanterna is positioned approx.8 km away from the center of the town Vir, where our guests can enjoy in a variety of entertainment in numerous restaurants, wine-cellars or clubs. The Island of Vir is connected with the mainland with the road-bridge, which makes it all the more interesting for those who like to browse around, and in the vicinity of Vir there are certainly some very interesting natural and historical landmarks to visit ( the historical jewel Nin, the center of the region Zadar or National Parks Paklenica, Krka and Plitvice lakes… ).

There is no possibility of renting particular rooms, only the complete house with adjacent property. A maximum number of 8 persons allowed. Check-in: from 15:00h. Check out: until 9:30h. Arrival and departure days: every day. Staying at the Villa Lanterna in period B and A for five nights and less possible exclusively upon request with a surcharge of 25% on the price in the price list. Staying at the Villa Lanterna in period C for three nights.


*Rent Villa for wedding organization in period B and A for 5 night and more, in period C for 3 nights
*extra charge for weddings is 1500,00€
*Wedding organization Vir turizam free of charge