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Histria Botanica

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Krkavche 135A, Koper 6274, Slovenia
+386 41 858 978
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A great place to take a break during a hike or bike tour on hot summer days.

A relaxing place where you can enjoy a good drink in a lovely atmosphere surrounded by nature. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vanjavoncina
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Izola, Slovenia
Such a relaxing and enjoyable place

My family and I had a great stay. My four year old loved the pool and the dogs, while us adults got... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lars F
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Redwood City, California
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NEW THIS SEASON -The Original GIN Experience by Master Distiller every day! Every Wednesday we organize GIN Distillation Workshop & Tasting, Every Tuesday is a Medical Herbs Workshop and on Friday is a Cooking Class. All workshops are in an english language. We are herbs grower and herbal product producer (this is our main occupancy). By steam distillation we produce 100% pure and organic hydrosols and essential oils from indigenous herbs. You are very welcome to come and join us at distillation process. During the summer we distil herbs (almost) every day! Some local home-made dishes and drink are always fresh prepared. And a small swimming pool with a thermal water waits for you in a hot summer days. You can soak your feet in a bowl with refreshing (salt) water. We love to spoiling you :-) Do you imagine sitting under eucalyptus shade with an cold best slovenian craft beer or fresh lemonade ... YES! :-) Welcome every day. (and just to know ... all stories are for free)
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Krkavche 135A, Koper 6274, Slovenia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A relaxing place where you can enjoy a good drink in a lovely atmosphere surrounded by nature. The hosts are really friendly. Will definitely stop by every time I pass by with on my bike.

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Jana B, Owner at Histria Botanica, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Next time you need to soak your foot in our thermal & hydrosol water for relaxing :-) Hope to see you soon again.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I had a great stay. My four year old loved the pool and the dogs, while us adults got the best gin and tonics we ever had! All food from bread and marmelad to dinner was homemade and delicious.Jana and Matej were...More

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Jana B, Owner at Histria Botanica, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for such a great review. Glad to enjoy our hospitality and hope to see you again soon :-) Have a great vacation time on Croatian coast with your adorable kids!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The most adorable place I've been in years! Peaceful and relaxing nature all around, and very homey feeling. Very friendly and welcoming owners , who will teach you quite a few new things. I was participating in Gin distillation, which was so interesting. They offer...More

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Jana B, Owner at Histria Botanica, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the awesome review! We work hard to meet expectations like yours, and we’re happy to hear we hit the mark for you. Cheers!

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This is a perfect getaway: beautiful nature, wonderful cycling routes, great food, excellent gin tasting :-), exciting insights to herbs - and on top of it all - the best hosts, Jana and Matej, together with their sweet dog Jackie, who make you feel warm...More

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Jancibe, Owner at Histria Botanica, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Mateja and Peter, we are more than happy to hosted you! Hope to see you soon, too. We also made some new flavours of craft gin in a meanwhile :-) And do remember that you missed to hike to the village Krkavce to ring...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Authentical room, peaceful location, fantastic amenities and experience. Everything is homemade, ecological, situated in a lavender grove..lavanda intermedica istrica to be exact, from which extracts are made on the property. Ask for the craft shop. We made use of the pool as well which is...More

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Jancibe, Owner at Histria Botanica, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Hi guys, thank you very much for a such great review! Hope to see and host you soon ... summer is just infront of the door :-)

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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Quite nice tent spot in the olive and fig tree shade. Organic food and Pelicon craft beer. Herb destilery.

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Jancibe, Owner at Histria Botanica, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you for a review and to choose to stay with us. You are always very welcome!

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

We had a wonderful home cooked lunch here today with our guests. This is definitely one of the places where we will come back again and again! Histria Botanica has everything: a warm welcome, a fantastic view, best food and a massive plate of natural...More

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Jancibe, Owner at Histria Botanica, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Ooohhhhh, it is always our pleasure when we host you and your groups. We always learn something new of our valley, you are like a book of nature! We warmly recommend to everybody to join your tours! We rate you with 5*, too.

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Today it was our second time when we visited Histria Botanica and it was awesome again! :) First time me and my parents visited it in February 2017 and we fell in love with this place, we had such a great time with the owners....More

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Jancibe, Owner at Histria Botanica, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Dear Kamila, We appreciate your positive feedback about our farm/guesthouse. We do take pride in hospitality to our guests' needs the best way we can. If you're travelling to our area gain soon, don't hesitate to visit us (with your parents and friends). Jana &...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We planed just a short lunch stop and ended spending all afternoon here. The owners received us so warmely. They are very open and they love to share the tips about the area. Loved the relaxed atmosfere in the nature with great view on the...More

Thank Rokcon
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Jancibe, Owner at Histria Botanica, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Ohhh, we are delighted that you enjoyed. Thank you so much! And ... we love to have such a nice new neighbours ;-) Welcome to Istria, dear young family! Jana & Matej

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Reviewed 11 July 2016

We found that place at random, a sunday evening walking close to Dragonja trying to find a place to eat. Matej and Jana prepared us some really good and fresh food. Then they started to explain us their project of distillery which was really interesting....More

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Jancibe, Owner at Histria Botanica, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2016

Hi guys, it was our pleasure to host you for a few days on our property. You are more than welcome anytime, maybe for a last day of your worldarountrip. Jana & Matej

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Ken S
4 February 2018|
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Hi Ken, we are very glad to receive your request. Regarding your schedule I can recommend a our group tour (min. 6 pax) - pick up at the port + scenic round trip with presentation (with a van) + explanation of extraction... More
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nanran17
19 January 2018|
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Hi, we recommend you the plan: we will pick you up in a Port in the morning (at the time when will you arrive), We have a van, so we have enough place. It is about 30 minutes drive from the Port to our Farm. An then we will... More
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nanran17
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Hi, we will make it for you for free, because you are the first one who ask us something on a TripAdvisor :-) When you have plan to arrive with Cruise Ship - date and aprox. hour .. and how many ours do you have to stay with... More
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