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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2014

We stayed for five days in September. The whole place was spotless, nicely decorated and really great for our toddler, given the playground outside. The fully equipped kitchen was really useful, as we were able to cater for ourselves, which was cheaper to do and easier to manage with a one-year-old. John, our host, was extremely friendly and helpful. All... More 

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Givat ella
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2014 via mobile

We spent in the guesthouse for 2 nights the staff is great the room are big and very clean . The location is very good and closed to bran Castle there is a loot of places to eat and drink The guesthouse is highly recommend for families and competed to other places in Romania this little and intimate pension is... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2014

The personal was friendly; the room (double superior in the first floor) was very big and nice. We slept well until the neighbors up were starting walking (wooden floor noise). Next to the room is a balcony with nice view over the Bran castle.

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Thank Misu2006
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Wonderful villa, exceptional and helpful owners, ideal for children, clean, a pleasure altogether. The garden is as well kept as the house and everything is practical. This is how tourism should look like in all of Romania! Thank you!

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Thank Dina D
Focsani, Romania
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Excellent 4 stars villa above our expectation, great time to stay, very quiet, professional service, easy access to tourist attractions and shopping souvenirs. The villa has really a good place to sleep. We found the room very clean and spacious. We like more the garden with rocking chairs and landmark with Castle Bran which we see it from our room.... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 676 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2014

Room was spacious with view on the Bran castle, bathroom a bit small with slopped ceiling making it hard on your head if not careful. All spotless clean, very comfortable beds and great light down comforter. The only problem of the room for me was that the shades were sun shades not light shades/curtains so at 6am I was awake... More 

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Jersey City, NJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2014

My family and I stayed at the guesthouse for only one night and loved it! John, the owner, was great. He was helpful and friendly and fun to talk to. The house is very cute and the location is great (you can walk to the town center where there are restaurants and you can also walk to the castle). There... More 

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Thank oosorio
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2014

We booked a Trip To visit Bran Castle which was #1 on my bucket list as i had visited there when i was 13 yrs old. We found The guest house on Tripadviser and it sounded great. When we got there was not disappointed at all. John the owner, came out to greet us as we pulled in, He is... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2014

The villa isn't well insulated, you can hear almost every noise, both inside and outside. Trash was taken only after we asked. Every shower bathroom floor was full of water - probably a problem shower.

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Pozzuoli, Campania, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2014

My husband and I stayed here in October and it was amazing. When we were there, we were the only people in the house and our room had an amazing view of Bran castle. The host was very nice and breakfast was great.

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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"The GuestHouse" is run by us - John and Ioana. We offer six attractive luxury bedrooms for guests, with the best views of Bran / Dracula castle. We serve traditional Romanian and Transylvanian cuisine, using our own, or locally sourced, fresh produce as much as possible. We can cater for all diets and special requests, and can accommodate people of any age! We run tailor-made tours for our guests, using our own 4x4 - we specialize in nature, wildlife, rural culture, traditional crafts and Saxon Transylvania. We are situated in the heart of Romania - at the south eastern corner of Transylvania, nearest to the most convenient points of access from abroad. Just 3 hours from Bucuresti Otopeni airport, and a mere 45 minutes from Brasov international rail station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The GuestHouse

Address: Str. General Trian Mosoiu Nr. 7, Bran 507025, Romania (Formerly GuestHouse / Villa Jo)
Region: Romania > Transylvania > Central Romania > Brasov County > Bran
Price Range: ₹ 2,032 - ₹ 2,686 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“The first floor has noise from the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Misu2006, 24 Sep 2014 | Read review
“With a view on the castle!”
 of 5 bubbles TravelingCat22, 20 Aug 2014 | Read review
“A view of the castle is a must!”
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 of 5 bubbles nicolah895, 6 May 2014 | Read review
“The top floor room overlooking the Castle is superb, although a great view of the Castle from the balcony”
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 of 5 bubbles 163Fenners50, 3 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Definitely go from family room top floor facing Bran castle.”
 of 5 bubbles TristramF, 11 Sep 2013 | Read review
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