6 Best Castle Hotels In Romania - Updated 2024

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Romania is a country in southeastern Europe that’s rich in culture and history. This is evident in its charming architecture and attractions such as the exquisite Palace of the Parliament, dubbed the world’s heaviest building. There are many things to do in this beautiful country. You must visit Bucharest Old Town, which is booming with local shops and restaurants waiting to be explored. Romania is also home to some of the most beautiful castles in Europe, a testament to the country’s great heritage. Lucky for you, there are many stunning castle hotels here. By staying in these lovely accommodations, you will be able to enjoy the best of both worlds as they perfectly combine history and luxury. Check out this list of the best castle hotels in Romania.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 31, 2024.

1. Castle Hotel Daniel, Baraolt (from USD 95)

Wondering where to stay in Romania? Castle Hotel Daniel is a 4-star Transylvanian hotel with a medieval aesthetic that transports you back in time. The rooms at this 17th-century castle feature flat-screen TVs and elegantly furnished private bathrooms where you can freshen up. Here, you can take in the garden’s breathtaking sights by hanging out on the terrace. Parents can unwind while sipping cocktails in the bar while their children are having fun in the games room or playground, making this boutique hotel suitable for families.

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Castle Hotel Daniel

Wifi Available

Address: Str. Principală Nr. 215, Sat Tălișoara
13.26 km (8.3 mi) from Gorge of Varghis

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Sauna Garden Terrace

2. Hunter Prince Castle Hotel, Turda

If you dream of grandeur, Hunter Prince Castle Hotel can be your home away from home in Romania. It has all the modern comforts that you would expect and more. Inside the rooms, you will be welcomed with classic iron beds luring you to a restful stay. Elegant wooden furniture adds to its old-world charm. The place is also decorated with various stone elements, making it look straight out of a fairy tale.

The Roman Castrum, salt lakes, and various monasteries are near the property, so guests can easily spend some time exploring the surrounding area during their stay at this castle hotel.

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Hunter Prince Castle Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Sterca Sulutiu
140.27 km (87.2 mi) from Gorge of Varghis

Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

3. Complex La Tunuri - Vila Economat, Sinaia (from USD 82)

Previously known as Royal Guard Office of Peles Castle, this 4-star castle hotel offers serenity for those who want to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life. Trees and mountains surround the property, making it ideal for a relaxing getaway. You can devote your time to enjoying the views from your room or gazing from the terrace of Regal Peles Café to see the lovely Peleș Castle.

This historical castle in Romania has functional facilities for those who wish to enjoy modern comforts while on vacation. The rooms are equipped with private bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, minibars, and other amenities ensuring your convenience. This haven also boasts an on-site restaurant that serves international cuisine and Romanian dishes that will surely satisfy your appetite.

Sinaia Monastery is just 500 m (1,640.4 ft) away from here.

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Complex La Tunuri - Vila Economat

Wifi Available

Address: Aleea Pelesului 2
95.58 km (59.4 mi) from Gorge of Varghis

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Terrace Non-smoking rooms

Other castle accommodations in Romania

4. Zabola Estate - Transylvania, Zăbala (from USD 110)

Planning to stay in a castle in Romania? Imagine a place with all the rustic charm of medieval Europe but updated with luxury amenities. This resort boasts a 16th-century castle and annex buildings owned by a noble Transylvanian family. Here in Zabola Estate - Transylvania, you will also be surrounded by lush greeneries and meadows. The lakes and fishing ponds will captivate you with their picturesque beauty, compelling you to snap a picture for your feed.

Inside is just as beautiful. The elegant rooms have WiFi and private baths, and views of the garden can be found in each accommodation. There are even seven dining areas here, so take your pick.

You can do various activities on the property such as bear and wildlife watching. Guests can also opt for horse carriage tours through the beautiful nature around the estate or go for a romantic stroll in the gardens.

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Zabola Estate - Transylvania

9.4 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: Zabala nr. 437
62.46 km (38.9 mi) from Gorge of Varghis

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Sauna Garden Terrace

5. Castel Haller, Targu Mures (from USD 71)

Rent a castle in Romania to complete your vacation! Castel Haller offers a peaceful and pleasant stay in Targu Mures, Romania. Dating back to the 17th century, this property designed in classicist Baroque style is the first Transylvanian castle to be renovated. It offers its patrons an intimate atmosphere with captivating interior design and period art pieces. Some of its air-conditioned rooms are even outfitted with vaulted ceilings and parquet floors, exuding the place’s storied past. Don’t worry about where to eat because the in-house restaurant serves exquisite international cuisine.

Targu Mures Airport is just a 15-minute drive from the guest house. It takes only 18 km (11.2 mi) to reach the center of Targu Mures.

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Castel Haller

Wifi Available

Address: comuna Ogra, nr. 466, jud Mures
97.1 km (60.4 mi) from Gorge of Varghis

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Garden

6. Medieval Apartments Frauendorf, Axente Sever (from USD 41)

This apartment is located in the fortified church of Axente Sever. The church was built in the 14th century and has served as a protective fortress against invaders. It is decorated simply but has comfortable beds, WiFi, and a kitchen. The property has a terrace where you can enjoy a garden view or an inner courtyard view. You can bring your pet with you and have them run around the backyard. If you want to explore the area, you can borrow a bike from the property or join walking tours nearby.

This property is 42 kilometers (26.10 miles) away from Sibiu International Airport, but a paid airport shuttle service is available.

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Axente Sever, Județul Sibiu, Romania
103.28 km (64.2 mi) from Gorge of Varghis
28 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in castle 4 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good parking zone wifi included and shared kitchen
clean room fully equipped (shared) kitchen price includes entrance to the tower and museum
the kitchen is fully equipped and good to use yet - separate from the room
the room looks very nice the bathroom is modern with good functional shower
really cozy and clean
the room was clean everything was perfect
the host was great
the administrator is very helpful and kind also the host is very communicative
very friendly host and nice places around to travel and visit
absolutely great location to stay in
very interesting place to stay
very interesting and wonderful place
everything else regarding the location and hospitality was perfect
and great ability to walk around church at night
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Feel the splendor of staying in a Romanian castle

If you’re looking for a castle hotel in Romania, there are no shortages of these timeless accommodations. You’ll find a rich history behind them, and each is unique in its own way. So come home in one of these stays after a tiring day of exploration and revisit the past like royalty.

If you want to stay longer in Romania, check out these long-term rentals.

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