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• Casa Nicu • refurbished Carpathian farmhouse  • Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
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• Casa Nicu • refurbished Carpathian farmhouse  • Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
• Casa Nicu • refurbished Carpathian farmhouse  • Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
• Casa Nicu • refurbished Carpathian farmhouse  • Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
• Casa Nicu • refurbished Carpathian farmhouse  • Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
• Casa Nicu • refurbished Carpathian farmhouse  • Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
• Casa Nicu • refurbished Carpathian farmhouse  • Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
• Casa Nicu • refurbished Carpathian farmhouse  • Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
• Casa Nicu • refurbished Carpathian farmhouse  • Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Vale, village street - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Road to Vale - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Vale on the horizon - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Hiking trail for people - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Hiking trail for animals - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
In the mountain meadows - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
In the mountain meadows - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Mountain lake at Gura Raului - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
The vastness of the valley - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Cindrel Mountains - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Cindrel Mountains  - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Climbing Rocks at Cisnadioara - Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Sibiu, Central Square - Transylvania, Romania
Sibiu Council Tower XIII century, Transylvania, Romania
Sibiu, defense wall at the edge of the Old Town - Transylvania, Romania
Bran, castle of Count Tepes (Dracula) - Transylvania, Romania
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Sibiu, Sibiu County, Central Romania, Transylvania

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Susanne D
Hamburg, Germany
2 reviews
“Perfect starting point for a hiking week in the Carpathians”
Reviewed 18 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

We: two People and one little dog were the second time in Vale and first time in Casa Nicu. It is the perfect place for a relaxing week in the Carpathians. The lovingly restored, perfectly equipped and very clean old cottage is a cozy home on time. From here you can go in all directions hikes and do excursions. In the warm October light we walked through the beautiful colors of the autumnal Carpathian mountainsides. We visited historical churche castles or the lively cultural capital of Europe Sibiu and after long eventful days was time to relax by the crackling fire of the tiled stove.
From the booking to the arrival in the already pre-heated accommodation until the farewell, the owner team cared for us very well. Thank you very much Werner and Nicu. We'll come back again...

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at2na
Nantes, France
1 review
“Great stay in this traditional cozy cottage”
Reviewed 8 March 2017 for a stay in February 2017

The place was very cozy, warm and tidy. A spectacular old tile stove was warming the place. Very nice indeed. A very nice place for a stay of a few days in this nice carpatian village. Will be returning with friends to enjoy spring or summer.

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Management Response
9 Mar 2017
Thanks Alex,
I would be glad if we meet again whenever you want.
Werner
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Jo Lee E
Concord, North Carolina
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5 reviews
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“Traditional atmosphere and cultural experience”
Reviewed 18 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017

This is a quaint, cozy cottage perfectly sized for two. We celebrated our anniversary with a trip to Romania and Casa Vale is the perfect base. Whether interested in culture, handicrafts, rural living, history or hiking everything is within reach. Even in the middle of winter we found plenty to see and enjoy, from inexpensive local food to quaint villages and bustling, though charming, cities (Sibiu, even Sighisoara is within reach).

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Management Response
22 Feb 2017
Thanks Lee, for your warm words. When it pulls you once again to Transylvania you're always welcome.
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Getaway80...
2 reviews
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“Great place!”
Reviewed 12 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We stayed in Casa Nicu for a week - and had a great time. The apartment is perfect for 2 people and there's real attention to detail which we were constantly struck by - condiments, washing detergent etc. It's a great base for the Transalpina which we drove a couple of times as well as lots of other villages, lakes etc. We ate food cooked by a local lady for a couple of dinners which were delicious hearty Romanian food. Werner was a great host with lots of tips - he was really helpful when I was planning the trip and then when we were there. It's worth noting that the table outside is for the priority use of Casa Nicu but because it's the only place to sit, it's likely that you will be sharing it with your neighbours. Highly recommended - which we have been to friends.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
13 Sep 2016
Thanks Kate, for the great review and praise. I'm glad that you've enjoyed your holiday with us.
Only one thing I would like to correct: the neighbors of Casa Pelu have their own terrace with seating, directly accessible from their rooms, and they know that the terrace in the courtyard belongs to Casa Nicu. They might use it if you're out, but should leave in your presence. Until now we had no problem with the allocation, because our guests are mostly friendly and respectful and communicate with each other.
All the best for you - and if it pulls you back to Transylvania you're always welcome.
Werner
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Fred_Stut...
Stuttgart, Germany
1 review
“It was fantastic, cozy and we had a great time in Transylvania”
Reviewed 7 October 2015 for a stay in September 2015

We found a very clean and nice house with a modern kitchen and all the things you need in a usual household. The landlord was very friendly, helped a lot with some things and we got very quickly through with any question.
It is a great spot to start some nice hikes. Around are lots of medieval castles and beautiful 'saxon' villages. We had a great time there and we will come back one day.

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Liked best: The wood fired oven and sitting in the vine tendrils
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
9 Oct 2015
Thanks Fred, and great that you enjoyed the stay in our Methuselah. You are always welcome.
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