Ortenia Apartments in Nature

Podčetrtek, Savinja, Slovenia

Eco-friendly designed apartments in a small picturesque village with a view to a local castle.


In the south-eastern part of Slovenia, where the River Sotla flows through a valley beneath the Kozjansko hills, on a hill above a small picturesque village Podčetrtek an eco-friendly designed Ortenia Apartments are found. This boutique property offers a beautiful natural surrounding and a view to incredible historical local castle. An exclusive romantic escape offering an experience of a lifetime. The name "Ortenia" comes from the Garden of Eden, which was composed of beautiful hortensias that surrounded the hillside of the Podčetrtek castle.

A complex of six eco-friendly luxurious designed apartments in three ultra-modern 'pods' with enormous glass windows looking up to the castle of Podčetrtek, was awarded the Eco Hotels certification, Green Globe and won the prestigious Green Pencil architecture award. The property features a selection of natural materials. The furnishings of the apartments are of untreated oak and beech wood, towels are made of organic cotton, the rooms are adorned with hand-made decorative items created by Slovenian designers.

All rooms feature fully equiped kitchen, cozy living area, a private terrace, and other special touches in design, natural fabrics and cosmetics. When you're not relaxing indoors, unwind at the outdoor hot tub, pamper yourself with a massage or one of the saunas or stop by the recreation room to work out.

The management of Ortenia pays particular attention to services provided to guests. Breakfast is served in locally produced baskets and placed in front of each room at the time designated by individual guests.

Designed with special attention to sustainability, the property is 1 km from best and most awarded wellness & spa center in Europe, Orhidelia and the biggest adventure water park in Slovenia.

If you can drag yourself away from this romantic atmosphere, consider a visit to very beautiful Olimje Monastery whith natural pharmacy and herbal gardens with over 300 diverse herbs or a chocolate factory which makes and sells the most famous chocolate in Slovenia. An interesting experience is also Jelenov Greben with many deers freely walking around and nearby beautiful National park Kozjansko. Golf enthusiasts will enjoy in nice natural scenery of Golf Courts Amon.

Once you've spent your day experiencing the beauty and adventure of the surrounding area you can return to extravagant romantic atmosphere and unwind in style.

No pets.

Prices including spa facilities and breakfast start around €198 a night. A cot can be added to the room.


Room Types

Double Ensuite

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 13th August 2021 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom