Bled is a charming Slovenian resort town which has been used as a health retreat by prominent guests since the times of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Vila Bled is a converted 1950s residence of Marshal Josip Broz Tito, then used to entertain foreign leaders. The villa was converted into a luxury hotel in 1984, and is now a member of the prestigious Relais & Chateaux group.
Guests who stay at Hotel Vila Bled enjoy privacy and seclusion. There is a private lake access with scenic views of the medieval castle and the island located in the middle of Lake Bled. The villa has a refined and romantic restaurant with unique architecture and scenic views of the lake. For recreation, guests can swim in Lake Bled and play golf at the nearby golf course, one of the best golf courses in Slovenia.
Rooms & Food
The hotel has 10 spacious rooms and 20 suites, some on higher floors with views of the lake.
Dining at Hotel Vila Bled is definitely the highlight of your stay. Long tables are set outdoors in the summer in an open-air loggia overlooking the lake. Candles, live piano music and elegant table setting create a romantic atmosphere. Food is superb with menu offerings ranging from regional specialties to Mediterranean cuisine. The restaurant features a large selection of wine, including the highest quality Slovenian and foreign wine.
Romantic Honeymoon Location
Hotel Vila Bled enjoys a secluded location on twelve lakefront acres, surrounded by manicured gardens and green lawns. You can spend your whole stay relaxing at the villa or visit the center of Bled, an elegant town filled with cafes and boutique shops. Nearby, there is horseback riding, canoeing, fishing, golf, tennis and other resort activities.
Best Time to Go & Getting There
The most popular season is summer when temperatures are in the 70s and 80s and you can swim in the lake. The nearest airport is Ljubljana International Airport, about 20 miles (35 kilometers) from the hotel. Car rentals are available at the airport. See the map of Slovenia.
Doubles from 210 Euro.