Overview: This beautifully renovated 300 year old captain’s stone house is on the Prcanj waterfront, one of the picturesque villages on the UNESCO protected Kotor Bay. Casa Zarden is the top three floors and is host to a lush back garden with an outdoor kitchen/barbecue/dining area and a separate guest house. There is access to a large ponta/jetty in front of the house with patio furniture and a private fresh water shower. A small beach is just two doors down. Perfect for 1 or 2 families: extra beds can be added.
More about our home: Casa Zarden is a unique home, in just as unique location. It has two restaurants and a well stocked mini market a two minute walk away. The main village of Prcanj, with a supermarket, restaurant, café, bakery and post office, is a five minute walk away. Kotor, the Unesco heritage walled castle city, is a 10 minute drive, and Tivat, home to the super yacht marina, Porto Montenegro, is a twenty minute drive away. Casa Zarden is also on the local bus line to both Kotor and Tivat.
Casa Zarden is fully equipped with all the amenities to make your stay enjoyable –even a Meile espresso machine and a large traditional outdoor barbeque with an electric spit.
The home is accessed by stone steps on the side of the house (there is a separate apartment on the first floor) that leads to the beautifully lush walled back garden. Here there is a gas barbecue, an outdoor kitchen with sink and a large traditional barbecue with an electric spit, sink, a small granite bar style table with four bar stools, a glass top table and six chairs. There is ambient lighting and an outdoor sound system. At the back of the garden there is a casita/guest house. The casita is a twin bunk bed studio apartment with a kitchenette and separate bathroom with a shower. It also has its own separate garden in front.
At the other end of the garden is the main entrance to the house and the main floor that consists of a very modern kitchen and the living room. The kitchen is fully equipped with all the appliances one would expect as well as an American sized fridge and freezer (with an ice maker), Meile espresso maker, microwave, steamer, dishwasher, and a washer and a dryer, There is an island in the middle with a ceramic hob and lots of extra counter space. There is also a bar style eating area at the far side of the island as well as a dining table and chairs. There is a bathroom off the kitchen.
The living room is spacious with striking views of the bay and the majestic mountains. It has a flat screen TV (cable) large couch, sound system and a computer desk area. There is wifi throughout most of the house. From the living room there is access to an elegantly carved small stone balcony: Perfect to sit and watch the world go by.
The stairs off the kitchen lead to the second floor with 3 bedrooms: one single ( to be changed to a queen size) and 2 queen size, a large hall and a bathroom with a bath and European shower. One of the queen size bedrooms is at the back of the house and looks toward the back garden. The single and other queen size room offer exceptional views of the water through the “port hole” windows. All rooms have Dutch doors with hand blown art glass.
The third floor, Master Bedroom, is a queen sized bedroom with an en suite bathroom with a shower. Off the bedroom is a private balcony that offers a stunning vista of the bay, mountains and Prcanj village. It is also host to a small gym area.
Across the street is the “ponta” (pier) and there is a table and 4 chairs (the table can be extended to accommodate more people and there are more chairs) and two loungers. There is also an outdoor shower
There is air conditioning/heating throughout the house.
Prcanj is a perfect get away spot to either relax on the ponta/jetty reading or swimming or taking a stroll into town to visit the many restaurants, cafes and historical sites. Hop on the bus (just outside our gate and runs every hour) to explore the walled castle city of Kotor (10-15 mins depending on traffic) or, in the opposite direction, to Tivat and the super yacht marina, Porto Montenegro or Tivat's famous waterfront "Pine" (20 -30 mins depending on traffic.)Get the full listing »