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Fantanele Lake

European Road 60, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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this was a pleasant stop on a road tour through the Apunesi mountain area. It felt very remote but... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
EurogirlBelgium
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
If you like outdoors, swimming in a mountain lake this is the place

It is a beautiful place, not really prepared for mainstream tourism but maybe this gives the charm... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
grecognos
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Los Gatos, California, USA
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European Road 60, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

this was a pleasant stop on a road tour through the Apunesi mountain area. It felt very remote but happily there was a little restaurant on the banks of the lake where we had breakfast. We stayed one night in Hotel Bianca on the other...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2017

It is a beautiful place, not really prepared for mainstream tourism but maybe this gives the charm to it. You can still see a lot of genuine local houses that are typical for the Romanian Western Carpathian Mountains. (Apuseni) There is a new road that...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

If you visit Transilvania by any chance this is a must! The views and trees are amazing! You must go it's actually a must!

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

I already write about this lake at Tarnita review and this one Fantanele (Belis) lake is the last and higher altitude lake in area. Very nice with lot of possibilities (fish, swim, sail, walk, love < joke>) Many pensions (small hotels) also restaurants, with traditional...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The Waze app took us through a crappy way at first. Then we found an other way, and got there. All in all, we enjoyed. Beautiful place and had a great time! Danny kofman.

Thank Danny K
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

beautiful/picturesque,relaxation for psych.hotels and restaurants,ships,water sports.go on wikipedia or google to read the real facts of this lake forming.very sad: a scar from comunism.

Thank kiwisOnTheGo
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

So peaceful, so quiet and relaxing. You can just breathe in and take in the atmosphere and be one with nature.

Thank lmaggiesmith
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Reviewed 8 February 2016

Been there in August 2015. The whole area is beautiful and fascinating. There aren't many people in the lake, even in the hot season, and the silence is magical.

Thank NogaBenSade
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

You have to visit one of the largest lakes in Romania. It`s a great place for water sports or for having a tent out week-end with friends.

Thank Emil Cristian H
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Reviewed 14 July 2015

Beautiful view, fresh air It's dangerous to swim there because they are strong water currents and water is very deep

Thank oanad23
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Ashley L
25 July 2017|
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Response from grecognos | Reviewed this property |
HI Ashley, Ashely, please check out cazarebelis.ro they have boat rentals.
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