Hotel Svoboda ****
Hotel Svoboda is located on the Strunjan peninsula in Slovenia, just 30km from Trieste, in a quiet and secluded area. The complex is made up of a central part, that is home to the hotel and a series of bungalows and villas, and a wonderful beach that is approximately 100m from the hotel. Modern and welcoming and fitted with all the latest mod-cons, Svoboda boasts a buffet restaurant, aperitif bar, club room, terrace and a large, heated, outdoor swimming pool filled with sea water. There is also a conference room that is 150m² in size and can be set up in various ways to hold up to 80 people, and, for guests’ well-being, a Thermal Thalassotherapy Centre and the Salia Beauty Centre.
At the spa in the Thermal Thalassotherapy Centre the swimming pools are filled with heated sea water, from the outdoor and indoor pools to the three hydromassage tubs and the children's pool. The sauna complex is connected to the swimming pools and is made up of a Finnish sauna, Turkish bath, infra-red sauna, aromatic sauna and sea steam bath, which benefits the motor system and airways greatly.
At the Beauty Centre, all the main massages and treatments are carried out, the majority of which involve using sea water and muds, as well as aesthetic treatments for the face and body.
The rooms at Hotel Svodoba are divided into comfort, superior and suite categories, and some of the rooms are connected to one another. Some rooms boast a balcony with a view of the park and Stjuža, the only laguna marine in Slovenia, whilst others have a view of the salt flats of Strunjan. All the rooms have air conditioning, a television with satellite channels, radio, telephone, minibar and Wi-Fi. The suite also offers an infra-red sauna.
Hotel Svodoba's onsite restaurant, which is also open to the guests of the villas and bungalows, serves up dishes from the Mediterranean cuisine in a rich buffet, and a dietetic menu is available upon request.
Some of the hotel’s services and facilities:
Strunjan is just 4km from the renowned beach resort of Portorose. In just a few minutes, along the coast, you can reach the Medieval town of Pirano, the squares and churches of which are fine testaments to Venetian gothic architecture, whilst on the other side of the coast you can visit the open air museum of Formaviva which boasts stone sculptures and a wonderful view of the Portorose gulf. Crossing over the hill takes you to Fiesso, a natural park with two lakes.
The hotel's location makes it the ideal base for visits to the Lipica stables, the Postumia and San Canziano caves and the islands of Brioni and Venice.
Adults pay Eur 2,50 per day.
Indoor swimming pool
Beach with sunbeds and umbrellas
Children's swimming pool