PICTURES: Converted island monastery near Dubrovnik offers stunning luxury
July 31, 2020 – PICTURES: Converted island monastery near Dubrovnik offers incredible luxury
Set inside a former 15th-century monastery, LOPUD-1483 is one of the newest luxury dwellings south Dalmatia has to offer. Located on a car-free island, just seven miles off the coast of Dubrovnik, the stunning property has already caught the eye of the international press.
© LOPUD-1483 lies inside a former island monastery and walled fortress
Sunset from the terrace © LOPUD-1483
Available as an exclusive buy-out for groups during peak season (its five suites are available individually later in the year), LOPUD-1483 also features a slightly younger walled fortress which lies adjacent, surrounding manicured gardens and an unobstructed view of the sea, lying just a few metres away.
Head to the rooftop for relaxation or yoga sessions © LOPUD-1483
It is aimed towards family or other groups who can rent together, such as those organising yoga retreats, small business conferences, weddings and birthday parties The property balances its historic architecture with contemporary interior design and all the fixtures and fittings you’d expect fro a luxury resort.
The property balances its historic architecture with contemporary interior design and all the fixtures and fittings you’d expect © LOPUD-1483
The courtyard dining area is perfect for weddings or functions © LOPUD-1483
It also holds ample space to display art and this year has a season-long exhibition from a private collection belonging to the Thyssen-Bornemsza family. The resort has the option of private chefs and a complimentary boat service between the island and Dubrovnik for longer-staying guests.
Walls of the historic property are just yards fro the sea © LOPUD-1483
Rates start at €1,400 per night, including breakfast, with a minimum three-night stay. Buy-outs start at €10,000 per night.