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• Casa Pelu • Transylvanian country house at the Carpathian foothills

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Casa Pelu, 6 sleeps, courtyard view (Casa Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania)
Excellent
6 reviews
Casa Pelu, 6 sleeps, courtyard view (Casa Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania)
Casa Pelu, view from the 2. room through the attic (Casa Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania)
Casa Pelu, third room in the attic (Casa Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania)
Casa Pelu, third room in the attic (Casa Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania)
Casa Pelu, roof terrace (Casa Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania)
Casa Pelu, kitchen on the mezzanine floor (Casa Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania)
Casa Pelu, kitchen (Casa Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania)
Casa Pelu, first room on the mezzanine (Casa Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania)
Casa Pelu, bathroom underneath the roof terrace (Casa Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania)
Casa Pelu, 6 sleeps, street view (Casa Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania)
Vale, village street - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
On the way to Vale - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Vale on the horizon - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Hiking trail - Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
One of dozens of sculptures above the village - Vale, Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
The vastness of the valley - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Mountain lake at Gura Raului - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
In the mountain meadows - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Cindrel Mountains - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Cindrel Mountains - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Sibiu Council Tower XIII century, Transylvania, Romania
Sibiu, market of Roma coppersmith - Transylvania, Romania
Sibiu, defense wall at the edge of the Old Town - Transylvania, Romania
Vale, local sloth - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Sibiu, Sibiu County, Central Romania, Transylvania
• CASA PELU • houses the completely refurbished living quarters of an abandoned farm - ideal for families looking for a child-friendly countryside retreat. The farmhouse is situated in the pastoral village of Vale, directly at the feet of the Carpathian Mountains. On the one hand, far away from the pulse of time, on the other hand just around the corner from Sibiu, the European Capital of Culture 2007. A good choice for whoever enjoys something special and wants to add a touch of Transylvanian serenity to their vacation experience.
The village is nestled between the wooded mountains overlooking the Transylvanian plain - in an absolutely peaceful spot with no through traffic. After a few steps you already find yourself in the oldest beech forest of the continent, and hiking towards the mountain pastures you will experience a unique flora...
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About the Owner, Werner K
Languages spoken: German, English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 13 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 68 reviews and 7 properties
Interaction with guests
We care for you as a team. In case of problems or questions you can always get in touch. Furthermore, we might have one or two tips at hand for you, but we also master the art of discreet retreat.
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Karunavac...
Level 1 Contributor
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 May 2016 for a stay in May 2016

We absolutely loved Casa Pelu and loved the village of Vale. It’s as good as it looks. While the house has all modern comforts, it has been renovated with great sensitivity and love for the tradition and style of the area, and respect for the environment. So its cosy,- lots of wood, a beautiful tiled stove, skylights and a little...

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Management response:

Thanks Dorry, you and your compañeras were wonderful guests. I think every lessor dreams of such tenants, always accurate, modest and reliable. You're always welcome whenever it pulls you back to Transylvania - then with good working Internet connection. You had bad luck with the thunderstorms, but now we installed a new wi-fi router and solved the problem. Best wishes,...

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mustgowal...
Dublin, Ireland
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
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Reviewed 26 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

I stayed in Casa Pelu with my teenager just before Easter 2014 and had a wonderful stay. The caretaker Nicu is very helpful and friendly, as were all the lovely people we met during our stay in the country. The house is very clean, warm and comfortable and is located in a beautiful little village at the foot of a...

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OliviaVW
Goettingen, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 4 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013

I stayed with 2 friends at Casa Pelu for 10 days. Casa Pelu is a very tenderly renovated and nicely decorated old farmhouse with 3 rooms + kitchen and WC, which accomodates up to 6 people. The caretaker and his wife are very friendly and helpful, and this also applies to the people of Vale village. The countryside is beautiful,...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Families, kids and pets are welcome. Smoking please outside the cottage. We provide self made groceries (e.g. honey, milk and cheese) directly from the farmers, breakfast and...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Crib
    3 Fulls
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
£69
€78
£480
€546
20 Dec 2017 -
8 Jan 2018
New Year
5 nights
£86
€98
£603
€686
31 Mar 2018 -
8 Jun 2018
mid season
5 nights
£77
€88
£542
€616
9 Jun 2018 -
23 Sep 2018
high season
1 night
£86
€98
£603
€686
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
• Included: transfer from the Sibiu airport or railway station.
• On request: private rental car, baby cot, high chair, farm products from the village
• Included: WiFi Internet, energy, firewood, bed linen, bath + tea towels, spices, soaps, maps of the area ...
• Breakfast from € 3,50; lunch & dinner from € 5.
• Pet: € 5/day.
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About the neighbourhood
You just have to leave the cottage and you wander through the oldest beech forest in Europe. The historic old town of Sibiu is only 20 km away, and via the nearby motorway you can quickly reach the Dracula Castle, Sighisoara or fortified churches in every second village in Transylvania.
Breakfast and traditional menus are served by our cook directly on the table. Alternatively you can choose between two good restaurants 2-3 km away and pizza from the stone oven, which is also delivered.
There is a children's playground and a small grocery store at the village square. The town of Saliste 2 km away offers more shops, a farmer's market and an ATM cash machine. Whatever you miss here can be found in Sibiu in retail stores, or supermarkets.
Getting around
The village of Vale is located close to the small town of Saliste with bus (2 km away) and train station (4 km away). There is no public transport in the village. That's why we recommend a car, that you can hire at the Sibiu airport or directly with us.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Sibiu: 18.0 km
Railway: Saliste: 4.0 km
The freeway exit is 5 km away and the Sibiu airport 18 km. On demand, we pick you up there and provide a private rental care. If you travel by your own car we'll send you the detailed directions.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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