Romania farmhouse • Casa Nicu • photo gallery

Country cottage at the Carpathian foothills near Sibiu in rural Transylvania

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and take a look at our other vacation rentals at the Carpathian foothills near Sibiu.

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• Casa Nicu •
The living quarters of an abandoned farm. We have spiced them up ...

... with a lot of patience, in years of detailed work.
Lo and behold: a double room, a shower-bath, a fully equipped kitchen and a terrace for up to 3 cheerful people.

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

We start the tour in the spacious bedroom ...

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

... step closer to the double bed ...

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

... , turn around ...

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

... , look towards the kitchen ...

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

... and allow ourselves a final panorama.

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

The tailor-made kitchenette along with the newly built up stove (with water pipes in the combustion chamber).

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

We turn around again ...

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

... and get an overview with the fish eye.

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

The hallway with the entrance to the bathroom...

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

... and view of ...

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

... the courtyard ...

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

... which we reach via a few steps ...

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

... to enjoy the evening sun on the west-facing terrace.

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

Casa Nicu is located at a fork in the road ...

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

romania farmhouse cottage rental | couples & singles holidays to transylvania

... in the loosely built part of the village.

romanian cottage rental - farmhouse for singles + couples holidays in transylvania

You want to see more? Get an overview with the virtual tour through the cottage.

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We stroll a few steps through the village of Vale

Sights & trips for your Sibiu vacation

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After a view from the village bridge ...

photos • self catering romania country house

... we approach the village square.

photos • self catering romania country house

A neighbor lives here, offering eggs, canned vegetables, homemade jams and zacuska ...

photos • self catering romania country house

... and here two procured a slightly different food for the winter.

photos • self catering romania country house

The village road leads up ...

photos • self catering romania country house

... past the Orthodox Church.

photos • self catering romania country house

The village is now mostly under us ...

photos • self catering romania country house

... and somewhere there a native sloth snors to the beat of a woodpecker.

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Impressions from the surroundings

Sights for your Transylvania holidays

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• Vale on the horizon •

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• At the edge of the village •

photos • self catering romania country house

• One of dozen of wooden sculptures at the 'sunny glade' above the village •

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• Mountain lake at Gura Raului •

photos • self catering romania country house

• The 'Sfanta Treime' monastery at the river above the neighboring village of Sibiel •

photos • self catering romania country house

• The hermitage 'Foltea' in the small town of Saliste •

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• Saxon fortified church Cristian from the 13th century •

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• Old town Sibiu •

Take an illustrated walk to the sights of Sibiu and its surroundings.

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• The clay castle near Porumbacu-de-Jos •

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We set off for a short hike up to the Cindrel Mountains

Suggestions for your hiking holiday in the Carpathians

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• The hiking trail leads us into the legendary Cindrel Mountains •

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• A mountain shelter, typical of the Romanian Carpathians •

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• View from the mountain meadows into the valley. This area is called 'home of the shepherds' •

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• There are many legends surrounding the Cindrel Mountains •

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• One of them tells of ...

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... the lake of tears • More on this in the Carpathian Photo Gallery

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Finally some tidbits from other parts of Romania

Photos for your Romania holidays in Transylvania

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• Barsana Monastery in Maramures •

photos • self catering romania country house

• Namaiesti hermitage - rock church from the 13th century •

photos • self catering romania country house

• Dracula Castle of Count Vlad Tepes near Bran •

photos • self catering romania country house

• Peles Castle of the kings in Sinaia •

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• Corvin Castle at Hunedoara •

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