We were met at the apartment on our arrival at around 8:00 PM by Martina, who kindly showed us around the apartment and explained various things to us. In an ideal location, the apartment is situated down a quaint alleyway directly behind the Buffet Fife restaurant which is quite popular with the locals. Within easy walking distance to all sights-just 5 to 10 minutes to old town with Diocletian Palace and Riva, 10 minutes to Marjan Hill, 15 to 20 minutes to ferries to travel to various islands, and probably 20 to 25 minutes to the Ivan Mestrovic Gallery. The apartment called Marco Polo is located on the first floor up a flight of eighteen stairs. There are two nice sized bedrooms with plenty of closet space, one modern bathroom with shower, large open kitchen (complete with stovetop/oven, microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher, coffee pot) and living area with sitting area and television. The highlight is the large picture window in the living area that folds completely back to open up to a beautiful view of the seaside promenade and has electronic outer shades if you desire privacy. The only television channel in English is a VH1 channel which is fantastic as it is 24 hour music without commercials.
The apartment does not have a washer or dryer inside of it; however, daily housekeeping service is provided and they laundered the clothes for us (which was quite unexpected and a nice surprise!). The manager, Nela, and her assistant, Martina, were in constant communication with us and were prompt to answer any questions that we might have.
If we should have the opportunity to visit Split again, we would definitely want to return to this marvelous spot!
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