Velke Darko

Skrdlovice, Czech Republic

Sleeps 6

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Czech holiday cottageTwo bedroom Czech holiday cottage

This holiday cottage is set in its own grounds of some 500 sq metres, near to lake "Velke Darko", and is bordered by a forest, offering peace and privacy in a relaxing, natural environment.  It is within 100m of separate fishing and sailing lakes and lies at the heart of the regions walking and cycling tracks. The area offers peace and comfort for holidays with children and also a variety of sports ranging from golf, sailing and windsurfing to swimming, tennis, fishing and mushroom picking.  The nearest town is Skrdlovice in the district of Zdar nad Sazavou.  The position of the cottage is half way between Prague and Brno, north of the D1 motorway, which runs between the 2 cities.

Built in 1995 in traditional Czech style, the cottage accommodation is comfortably equipped and includes an outside barbeque. The seating area outside of the cottage is facing a forest and the garden is bordered by a high hedge for additional privacy.  It has a hi-fi system, games, books and garden furniture to help visitors relax around the cottage and enjoy their Czech Republic holiday. On the ground floor there is a spacious lounge with an open log fire and electric heating and a fully equipped dining kitchen complete with fridge, freezer, cooker, microwave and electric kettle. The bathroom has a shower with hot and cold running water. Upstairs there are two large bedrooms providing comfortable sleeping accommodation for up to six people.  Each bedroom has 3 single beds, 2 of which can be moved together as a double bed if required.  Linen and towels are provided as well as a cot if requested.  Parking is available in the private drive, right in front of the cottage.  

Shopping, renowned restaurants and a variety of entertainment can be found at both the nearby villages of Skrdlovice and Polnicka [10 minutes walk] or in the former district town of Zdar and Sazavou [8 km away].

Czech Republic

The Czech Republic is a country with a rich and eventful history. The people who have inhabited the Czech lands over the centuries have left behind, hundreds of chateaux, castles, monasteries and even entire towns that are regarded as works of art and have been placed on UNESCO's list.

This rich cultural environment only serves to complement the scenic beauty and as a result, provides plenty of sightseeing opportunities in the Czech Republic.

The cottage lies at the very heart of these lands and those who rent this holiday cottage will find there is no need to go much beyond the doorstep to find everything to fulfill the needs of your ideal family vacation in central Europe.

The Highlands

The Czech Highlands are renowned throughout Europe for their scenic beauty and tranquility. They make an ideal place for family holidays.

The Highlands region can offer the visitor the best in outdoor holidays and last minute accommodation near Prague. It makes an ideal base for hikers, cyclists, families with children and people who are looking for holidays in nature.

However, for the visitor who wants to travel further afield, Skrdlovice serves as an ideal base from where to strike out on adventures throughout the Czech Republic and beyond to enjoy an outdoor holiday in Europe.


High Season (June - August) - 260 per week

Low Season (rest of the year) - 210 per week

Security Bond/Utility Deposit

Guests are asked to pay a security bond/utility deposit on arrival of 3000 CZK (equates to roughly 70-75).  This is refunded after the holiday providing there are no damages to the cottage and that it is left in a good state.  An amount for electricity and water used will also be deducted as well as a small sum equating to roughly 1.50 per adult per week, which is the village charge for holidaymakers staying in the cottage.

Contact Details


Karen Durant


020 8893 8371


020 7681 3416



298 Nelson Road


Twickenham, TW2 7BW

26 January 2008







Czech Republic






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