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Carpathian Log Home – Home 4437834 Chalet

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 12 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Carpathian Log Home – Home 4437834

  • Chalet
  • 4 bedrooms
  • sleeps 12
  •  min stay varies

Key Info

  • Ski
  • Child Friendly
  • Car advised
  • Pet Friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

Spectacular log home on the outskirts on the forest , The Carpathian Log Home offers comfortable accommodation on three levels. The first floor comprises of a high ceiling living room with fireplace and glass facade to the valley bellow, open plan modern and fully equipped kitchen, a dining room area for 10, a spacious bedroom with en-suite full bathroom, sauna and jacuzzi. The first floor is surrounded by a large terrace, offering magnificent views to the mountains and the valley.

The second floor comprises of two large bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and own terrace, while on the third floor there's a bedroom with en suite bathroom and a gym area with breathtaking views.

The Carpathian Log Home is suitable for ski holidays, relaxing away from it all retreats for families with kids, lovers of nature and traditions, as the village of Bran is the gate to the mysterious Transylvania with its centuries old fortresses and ancient popular traditions. The nearby city of Brasov or the Sighisoara fortress are rich in history and culture, exquisite pubs and clubs and most of all, friendly romanians willing to share the beauties of their country with worldwide tourists.

The house is surrounded by a large terrace and is situated in the middle of an apples orchard. Bran Castle with its rich history and dark legend is only a mile from the house, while the nearest ski slope is only 2 miles away, accessible to all levels.

Located 25 Km from Brasov and 190 Km from Bucharest, Bran represents both a historical place and a legend. Bran is the gateway between Transylvania and Valachia with one side lined by the Piatra Craiului Mountains and the other by the Bucegi Mountains. Bran hosts one of the most visited castles in Europe, the Dracula Castle, the source which inspired the most fascinating legend of the blood- shedding Count Dracula. Although the name of Bran is closely linked to that of the Bran Castle, the region is extremely rich in tourist attractions: the Moieciului Gorges, the Bucegi Mountains and Piatra Craiului, Pestera Dambovicioara, Cetatea Rasnovului (Rasnov Fortress), and also Brasov and the neighbouring Saxon fortresses from Prejmer and Harman. More distant sites can also be visited, such as: Peles Castle in Sinaia, the medieval fortress Sighisoara (UNESCO Patrimony), or Biertan, one of the biggest Saxon fortresses in Transylvania. Bran has also become a place which competes with the town due to its smart villas built in recent years. Living within a well-meaning nature, with hardworking and welcoming people the people from Bran always knew how to benefit from the assets they had from tourism. Rural tourism has been practised in the region for some decades, representing a feasible alternative to the large hotels in the Valea Prahovei or Poiana Brasov resort. Poiana Brasov resort is a traditional place for skiing, but also for spending Summer holidays. the access from Rasnov is pretty short (9kms). The family-like atmosphere that overwhelms you in the rural homes, the people who know to value a "thank you" coming from the bottom of the heart of a tourist after a good wealthy meal, hosts who will proudly show their tastefully decorated houses, are only some of the arguments which will persuade you to prolong your stay in these places.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Crib
  • High chair

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Queen Bed
    Bedroom 2: Queen Bed
    Bedroom 3: Queen Bed
    Bedroom 4: Full bed
    Beds in other rooms: 2 Sofa beds
  • 4 Full baths

Amenities

  • Wireless Internet
  • Jacuzzi or hot tub
  • Mountain Views
  • Shared garden
  • Private garden
  • Climbing frame
  • Swing set or jungle gym
  • Grill
  • Patio
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Bicycles available
  • Deck
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Sauna
  • Stove
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Getting around

Getting around without a car can be tricky, but not impossible. Taxis will take you to the nearest bus station ( 3 km) or train station ( 7 km). From there you will have connections to Brasov and further away. We strongly recommend renting 4wd cars, Dacia Duster is a cheap, very good option. Roads in Romania are not great, but the last 200 meters to the house are steep and unpaved, it can be difficult to make it all the way up with a regular car, especially in winter time.

Interaction with guest

I have an independent flat at the property, so I might be around during your stay, but it's not a must. I'll be happy to give you tips on where to go and what to see, to help you with making a fire in the fireplace or whatever else you might need, don't hesitate to ask. If I'm not around, there'll always be someone ready to help. You will have complete privacy indoors and outdoors, the only common space we share being the parking lot.

Policies

Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 11:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: ($105.08) €100.00
Smoking
No smoking at this property

Cancellations

Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

House rules

Lead guest must be 21 or older, an id will be presented at checkin.
Parties/events allowed indoors only, no loud music outdoors. During events the maximum number of participants is 12.
NO smoking allowed indoors.
Pets are allowed for a 20 Euros fee.
Guests must use the fireplace/barbecue in a responsible manner, never leave the fire unattended.
Always lock the doors/close the windows before leaving the house.

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About the owner

Emanuela B.
Calendar last updated:
19 May 2022
Years listed:
9
Based in:
United States
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English, French

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Reviews

Excellent
7 reviews

Excellent
6
Very Good
1
Average
0
Poor
0
Terrible
0

“Très bon endroit, personne très accueillante,”

Reviewed 24 Jul 2018

L'endroit est très sympa en pleine nature, les propriétaires sont très gentils et serviable. La maison est très bien.

“MY DREAM HOUSE”

Reviewed 16 Nov 2017

From the moment i set my eyes upon this house on booking.com i fell in love with it. When i arrived at the home crossed my fingers hoping it was like the pictures..it was even better. We arrived with… More

“A Window To The World”

Reviewed 2 Jan 2017

I write 7 months after our stay, as my original review seems to have been lost! It is not hard to recall the details, however, as our stay was unforgettable. We drove up from Bucharest, and it was ea… More

Response from the owner What a lovely surprise to hear from you after all this time!:) Thank you for writing about your stay, it was a pleasure hosting your family and spending some time together. Of course, you are welcome back anytime, chances are that from two houses now, one will be available:)

“Perfect for families”

Reviewed 31 Aug 2015

We spent a week at The Carpathian Log Home, the house is really great, luminous, clean, well equippped, spacious (we were 2 families 4 adults and 4 kids) and well located, practically in Bran, 20 minu… More

Response from the owner Thank you for taking the time to write a few words about your stay here. I'm glad to hear you've enjoyed it and found it comfortable! As for the stairs issue, we do have a security gate for children, so access can be restricted for the lil ones. Thank you again for choosing us, you're welcome back anytime!:)

“Large, comfortable and well equipped”

Reviewed 10 Aug 2015

We were two families with 4 adults and 5 young kids. We stayed for 6 nights and enjoyed it very much. Pros: - The villa is very comfortable, looking exactly as described, with large rooms and well e… More

“Perfect getaway”

Reviewed 5 Nov 2014

A group of friends and I rented this home and it was wonderful. It had the cozy freel of a cabin with plenty of space for everyone. Definitely sleeps 8-10 comfortably. The kitchen was great and we … More

Response from the owner So nice to hear that you've enjoyed your stay in my home! You're definitely welcome back anytime:)

“Quiet Serenity in a Beautiful Setting”

Reviewed 19 Feb 2013

We were a large group that stayed at this house. It is extremely comfortable and well appointed. The location is excellent to enjoy the local attractions of Transylvania. We visited the nearby Castle … More

Response from the owner Thank you Gary for taking the time to share your impressions about my house! I'm glad that you and your family have enjoyed your stay here, it is a joy to see the house full of people who appreciate it for what it is, a comfy log cabin in the middle of the unspoilt nature. It is just as beautiful - and easily accessible by car! - in summer time, looking forward to welcome you again at the Carpathian Log Home:) Kind regards, Ema

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FAQs

How do I find more info about the property?

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Send Emanuela (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

How do I contact Emanuela (the owner)?

Send an email through the contact form on this page. Or if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to view Emanuela the owner's contact details or send them a message.

What's the difference between 'Book your stay' and 'Contact the owner/manager'?

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Or send Emanuela (the owner) an inquiry through the Contact the owner/manager form if you’d like a quote or more info first.

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How do I know if my booking request has been accepted?

You’ll receive an email within 24 hours to let you know. Or you can check in Manage your booking. No money will leave your account unless it’s accepted.

How do I pay for my vacation?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Emanuela (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your booking.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

Why can't I call Emanuela (the owner) before booking?

You can exchange contact details with the property owner/manager once your booking is confirmed and you’ve paid in full. Paying and communicating only through our platform allows us to ensure that your booking is covered by our Payment Protection policy.

If you have any questions before booking, you can send the property owner/manager a message via the contact form on their listing. Once you’ve booked, you can discuss the rental and make arrangements for your trip by logging into Manage your booking.

How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

How can I view and manage my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to view all your booking details, pay the balance of your booking or cancel it if you need to.

How do I pay the balance of my booking?

You can pay the remaining balance of your booking at any point. Simply go to Manage your booking and click Pay now.

We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage your booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I withdraw my booking request?

You’ll need to contact Emanuela (the owner) to do this. Send them a message in Manage your booking or through the contact form on this page.

How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I make changes to my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your booking page. To change your dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Emanuela (the owner) a message.

If Emanuela (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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