This spectacular apartment is a duplex and occupies two entire top stories of Villa Cissa, an area of altogether some 100 square meters. It is named by small island Figarola, which is actually consisted of two islands, Big and Small Figarola, in north-west direction from Rovinj.
The entire lower storey of this apartment is one huge lounge area with a sitting area and a kitchen. Floor is covered with dressed and polished marble. Large Scandinavian sofa is easy to spread out in a comfortable additional double sofa-bed for another two persons. A dining area for six persons with two tables is there, as well as a complete kitchen with a stove, fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, pans, dishes, cutlery etc.
And there is a basin in lounge area with a real Istrian red soil with big authentic olive-tree (!).
Numerous art pieces are hanging on these walls, from an Old-Greek relief, a mediaeval etchings and original paintings by contemporary Croatian artists, to signed David Bowie self-portrait (a small reflection of the owners interesting career in the music business!). A completely equipped bathroom (shower and toilet) in red and white tiles is to suit this floor.
This space is adequately fitted out for your leisure and entertainment with satellite radio and television, free WiFi, automatic air-conditioning system, heating, cooling and other technical features as well as numerous aesthetic details to make your stay delightful and unforgettable in this prestigious apartment of Villa Cissa.
A staircase made of polished Istrian stone “kanfanar” leads straight up into the upper floor, fully paved with marble in white, grey and reddish. This floor is entirely for a repose and relaxation. Ascending the entrance there is a sitting area with sitting suit made of Indonesian rattan, designed by famous designer Yamakawa from Japan, the top rattan designer. Room is decorated with a casting of Roman sculpture of standing male and a big wall relief in gold of flying woman.
There are two separate bedrooms and second bathroom on this upper floor. Mexican large double bed comes with a small bench, all made of wrought iron and two matching night tables in rattan and wrought iron. There is also a bamboo toilet table and antique (Belle Epoque) white double door cupboard, made end of 19th century in continental part of Croatia. All this makes so cosy a double bedroom/second living area of some 30 square meters, off which is the twin room with en-suite bathroom. Two separate single beds are in this twin bedroom decorated with bamboo furniture and numerous paintings.
This floor is also fitted with separate automatic air-conditioning system, electric heating, has a private electronic safe box, free WiFi and other technical features and many aesthetic details to make a stay safe, nice and comfortable in Villa Cissa.
Though we offer the personal touch of a B&B, breakfast is not served. The fully equipped kitchen gives you the option of preparing breakfast, lunch or even dinner yourself. However, you can also check the many reasonably priced delicious breakfast cafés as well as variety of restaurants, which are abundantly around and can be easily reached by foot.
Entire apartment is for six persons at the most. It would suit couples or a family with older children. The apartment is not suitable for those with very young children or for those experiencing walking difficulties.