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Memorial House George Stephanescu Founder of Opera

Entire villa
hosted by Ilinca-Ruxandra
  1. 12 guests
  2. 5 bedrooms
  3. 11 beds
  4. 2.5 baths
Dedicated workspace
A common area with wifi that’s well-suited for working.
Park for free
This is one of the few places in the area with free parking.
Free cancellation before Mar 11.

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Our house is located at 23 km from Curtea de Arges, on the main road toTransfagarasan (DN7C) in the village called Capataneni. Our manor is the Memorial House of George Stephanescu, my great-grandfather who was the founder of the Romanian Opera, it was build on 1873 in a Swiss style in collaboration with an Italian builder. We have 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, one extra toilet, full eqquiped kitchen with store room and 10,000sqm of garden with, perfect for 4 family's with children.

The space
Our manor has been restored in 2017, is a place full of history and memories, it feels like going back on time to 1890 - 1940, it has all the origins furniture which gives it a unique touch, you will discover the history of the Romanian Opera founded by George Stephanescu, his career as composer, canto teacher of some famous artists and opera conductor. In the back of the manor you have some stairs who let you discover the beautiful view of the attic specially at sunset. It is located in a typical village surrounded by mountains. It's a perfect place for discovering a part of the history of Romania, close to touristic attractions, for hikers, but also relax for week-end, we have in the garden a trampoline and children's swing.

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
TV with standard cable
Washer
Patio or balcony
Backyard
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Where you’ll be

Căpățânenii Ungureni, Județul Argeș, Romania

Ilinca's home is located in Capataneni, near Curtea de Arges, Jud: Arges, Romania.
At Curtea de Arges we recommend you a typical romanian restaurant "Curtea Veche".

Surrounded by mid-high mountains, Capataneni is located at 3 km from Cetatea Poenari wich is the castle of Vlad Tepes, ou can join it by climbing the stairs, at 8 Km you have also Barajul Vidraru and 53 Km is Balea Lac which is famous spot for hiking and climbing.

7 nights in Căpățânenii Ungureni

Mar 16, 2023 - Mar 23, 2023

4.95 out of 5 stars from 22 reviews

Hosted by Ilinca-Ruxandra

Joined in July 2017
  • 25 Reviews
  • Identity verified
French/Romanian Citizen, I lived in France 23 years and established in Romania since 2009. Married with 2 children. Like to travel, practice yoga, enjoyed art, theater, classical music and opera. We are doing our best to make your stay more comfortable, if you need anything do not hesitate to ask us.
French/Romanian Citizen, I lived in France 23 years and established in Romania since 2009. Married with 2 children. Like to travel, practice yoga, enjoyed art, theater, classical…

During your stay

Sometimes the owners can be on site. Daniela, the person who takes care of the house will welcome you. She can provide you with milk, cheese and eggs, and you can discuss with her the preparation of meals if necessary (cost and method to see with her on site). It is available for any request or problem. You can also contact the owners by phone.
Sometimes the owners can be on site. Daniela, the person who takes care of the house will welcome you. She can provide you with milk, cheese and eggs, and you can discuss with her…
  • Languages: English, Français, Italiano
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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