The small country of Slovenia is jam-packed with beautiful sights, nestled between the Adriatic Sea and the Eastern Alps, with sparkling lakes, dramatic snow-capped mountain peaks, idyllic beaches and even fairytale-like castles. Its capital, Ljubljana, is tucked in an alpine valley along the Ljubljanica River, and boasts charming cobbled streets, while famous Lake Bled is only a 40-minute drive away. When it comes to accommodation, there’s a wide range of affordable options, including these fantastic Airbnbs.
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This two-bedroom cabin sits in the heart of an alpine valley, surrounded by the mountain peaks that stretch over 8,200 feet into the bright blue skies. It’s the perfect spot to enjoy fresh air and nature, including outstanding hikes, while providing breathtaking views that you can even wake up to from your bedroom. Despite its remoteness, it comes equipped with Wi-Fi too. It has a closed fireplace in the living room to keep it nice and cozy, as well as an outdoor wooden shack with chairs for relaxing in the sun during the summer and equipment for grilling.
This three-bedroom home accommodates up to seven, providing an ideal base for enjoying Triglav National Park, located on the outskirts of Stara Fužina. It’s a tranquil spot for relaxing with the songs of the birds and the crickets, and away from light pollution, the stargazing is outstanding too. It also offers historic charms as a former blacksmith’s house. There’s a full kitchen, free Wi-Fi throughout the house and the garden, a TV and terrace. Outside, you can enjoy dining on the terrace, and using the wood-fired grill in the garden.
This one-bedroom apartment home comfortably accommodates up to four within a 5-minute walk of Lake Bohinj and the amenities in town, a little over an hour from Ljubljana. Located on the ground floor, it includes an outdoor space with a table and chairs for enjoying your morning coffee or just relaxing with beautiful views of Mount Vogel and the surrounding mountains. It includes a well-equipped kitchen, TV and free Wi-Fi.
This adorable two-bedroom mountain chalet sleeps five guests in the middle of Triglav National Park just above Bohinj Lake, surrounded by woods for a pictureseque, peaceful setting. It provides an ideal base for hiking, including the short trek up to Vogar that offers breathtaking panoramic views of the largest glacial lake. It includes a kitchen with all the essentials and a fireplace.
This two-bedroom apartment in Lake Bled is located on a hill along Razglednoy (Viewing street). And, as the name belies, it offers outstanding views of the lake which is just a third of a mile away. Once there you’ll be able to enjoy a public beach, while the center of the city is about a 30- to 40-minute walk away. It comes with a kitchenette, dining room and living area with a TV. There’s also a balcony with chairs for relaxing with the serene view.
This charming little apartment has two bedrooms, sleeping up to four guests, just a 15-minute walk or five-minute drive to the lake, with a river nearby. While there, you’ll be surrounded by the picturesque landscape in a quiet location that makes it especially conducive for relaxing. It comes with a full kitchen and all the essentials, fast and reliable Wi-Fi, a barbecue and a wonderful terrace for relaxing with a view. The friendly host is warm and welcoming and may provide some delicious homemade treats.
This elegant two-bedroom house accommodates four guests and is just a five-minute drive from the lake, providing views of the water and the mountains, while the city center can be reached by 30 minutes on foot. It has lots of natural light, windows that face the lake, a balcony and a porch that overlooks the lake and the alps. Beautifully decorated, it has a well-equipped kitchen that includes all the necessities, free Wi-Fi, TV and laundry facilities too.
Just 30 minutes from Ljubljana in the village of Rakitna, this two-bedroom chalet sleeps up to five and is located just a 10-minute walk from Rakitna lake, popular for swimming in the summer. You can look forward to enjoying the fresh air, scenic mountain hikes and even picking fresh herbs and vegetables for your meals right on the property. It includes a well-equipped kitchen and fireplace with historic features like a collection of old mining lamps that were used by Slovenian miners. There’s also a barbecue for grilling and a terrace where you can watch for the occasional deer to wander by. Free Wi-Fi and a TV are included as well.
Located in the picturesque village of Rakitna, 30 minutes from Ljubljana, this modern three-bedroom chalet accommodates up to five and comes with many perks designed for relaxation and wellness. One of the bedrooms has a bathroom with a Finnish sauna and an herbal sauna. There’s a well-equipped kitchen and dining area, a large living room with a leather sofa, and a romantic fireplace. Other highlights include a home cinema, outdoor kitchen, a terrace for dining alfresco and a Jacuzzi for five that offers a view of the forest. Cable TV and free Wi-Fi are included too.
If you’re looking for a retreat where you can totally escape the modern world, disconnecting from electronics while immersed in spectacular scenery, this secluded cabin is ideal, located inside Triglav National Park. Enjoy stunning views of Lake Bohinj and the Julian Alps in this off-grid, one-bedroom cabin, best for a couple seeking a romantic stay with no neighbors nearby. It includes handcrafted decor, a fully equipped kitchen with a wood-burning stove for heating and cooking. There’s also a hot plate for outdoor barbecuing.
This recently renovated apartment is perfectly situated just below Ljubljana Castle – with a narrow path right behind it providing easy access. It sits in the pedestrian zone close to all the other major attractions too, like the Triple Bridge, Dragon Bridge and Prešeren Square. It has two bedrooms, sleeping up to seven, a full kitchen with all the necessities and a living room with a sofabed that provides extra sleeping space for two. Free Wi-Fi and cable television are included as well.
This two-bedroom apartment sleeps up to five and is located right in the historic center just steps from the Ljubljanica river beneath Ljubljana Castle. It sits directly above one of the highest-rated restaurants in the city, Julija, with many other outstanding bars and restaurants nearby. Central Market is a three-minute walk away when you want to pick up ingredients for making your own meals in the very well-equipped kitchen. The air-conditioned apartment also includes free Wi-Fi, a large flat-screen HDTV, washing machine and bicycles for complimentary use that makes it easy to get out and explore.
This air-conditioned studio duplex in Ljubljana has an attractive modern design and offers all the comforts of home. It sits on the top of a five-story building that provides a fantastic view of Ljubljana Castle, just a five-minute walk to the historic center. In front of the building there’s a public bike-rental point and access to public transportation, and on the ground floor is a bar and supermarket that makes it easy to pick up ingredients for meals you can cook in your own full kitchen which includes a dishwasher. It also has a TV and free Wi-Fi.
Enjoy relaxing among nature in this large one-bedroom apartment that sleeps as many as eight guests, with eight beds included. It’s located on a seasonal lake just a short drive from the famous Postojna Cave. There are no close neighbors providing an especially tranquil ambiance while including a large flat-screen satellite TV with a DVD player, fully-equipped kitchen and a washing machine. Enjoy grilling on the terrace that has a BBQ and a picturesque view while being perfectly situated for scenic walks, biking and fishing. Your artistic family hosts have a gift shop and offer tours as well.
Just a 20-minute drive from Ljubljana, 10 minutes to Postojna Cave and 30 minutes to the beaches along the Adriatic, this apartment makes a great base for exploring it all. The one-bedroom apartment, ideal for a couple, is located in a private house with its own private entrance in a small village near the forest. Guests have access to a fire pit, barbecue, a garden with seasonal herbs and vegetables, and pear and apple trees, all of which you can take advantage of by harvesting for your meals. One of the highlights is the outdoor tub, ideal for soaking while gazing up at the stars. There’s a seasonal outdoor swimming pool too.