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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I spent a day and night up at Balea Lac Ice Hotel which was arranged by Secret Transylvania, the Ice Hotel is well, a hotel made of ice with a bar in it which is a nice touch. The cable car ride up and down is amazing, and the cabanas serve great food and the staff are...

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

The road up to the cableway is quite good compared with the romanian standards. Once you get up there you realize is no way going back. There is a tubbing track and some snowmobiles. The restaurant is quite good with reasonable prices. The way you share the room for luggage with others is quite questionable. During the night it was...

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Thank Sobieski19
London
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We booked the stay via untravelled paths and It was simply amazing. The trip was organised perfectly, our guide Marius M was wonderful - very attentive and knowledgeable. Thanks Marius - you rock! I definitely recommend going with untravelled paths. The location was perfect, the mountains looked beautiful, there was lots of snow which is what we were hoping for....

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Thank Grinch85
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is simply one of the best and craziest experience of my life! We actually really slept in an ice hotel! And it was amazing! The place is awesome, the view is incredible and the service is impreccable! The staff is so friendly and kind that we felt like they all were our family! I highly recommend this!

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Thank Iulia_m25
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked this hotel experience with Untravlled Paths. Dragos our tour guide was so friendly and took great care of us! In the evening he even sung a few songs for us as we all joined in with him after a few palenka's to drink! The tunnel trek was fun and worthwhile. We had fun participating in the snow activities...

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Thank Roshan K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself, my husband and our two friends stayed at the ice hotel on a recent holiday to Romania. We booked with Untraveled Paths who looked after us wonderfully and would totally recommend. We were taken to the cable car from our hotel in Brasov along with 11 others who were on our tour. The trip in the cable car was...

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Thank Alice P
Berkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just got back from Romania on an ice hotel experience with untraveled paths. We had the tunnel trek which was fun. We had dinner at the ice hotel which was a lovely meal. We had the Star Wars room. I didn't sleep very well at all but my husband slept just fine through the night. It was quite warm....

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Thank Lorraine J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely an experience that I will never forget. We booked through untravelled paths and I was very impressed with the company and all of the trip itinerary. The extra options were awesome fun; we went on the banana boat, the rafting, snow mobiles, tubing and I definitely recommend the tunnel trek which has unparalleled views of the mountains when you...

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Thank Ruth D
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the perfect places for the ones who loves adventure. On top of the mountain this awsome hotel makes the adrenaline grow to the highest level. I recommend it with all my heart! A trip to remember and to tell about it! Something unusual, something special!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ice Hotel is magical and different, set on a glacial lake 2000 feet above sea level. Everything to do with hotel was made from ice, the chairs, the table, the beds.... everything. The food however and the service let the whole place down. They tried to charge 57euros for the meal but we were able to show them an...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Faragas Mountains provide a perfect backdrop for the Balea Lac Ice Hotel. Its remote location, at over 2000m is reached only by cable car making it an exclusive 10 room hotel. Set amidst breathtaking scenery, the Ice Hotel is rebuilt every year and the views and silent nights make a visit to the Ice Hotel a must. The stunning Ice Church is a short walk away. Activities: Sledging, snow mobile, skiing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ice Hotel Romania

Address: Balea Lac | Fagaras mountains, Fagaras, Romania (Formerly Balea Lac Ice Hotel)
Region: Romania > Transylvania > Central Romania > Brasov County > Fagaras
Price Range: $136 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Perfect chalet room number 4 has two amazing views from the two different side windows in the room.”
  • view from tunnel trek tour
  • View from Room 4 from the chalet
 of 5 bubbles roshank114, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“wear VERY Warm Clothes.....................”
 of 5 bubbles highflier186402, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“To be honest not a lot to chose between.The ice sculptures definitely better in some rooms, but none of a particularly high standard..”
 of 5 bubbles Janincrete, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Snow boots trousers and jackets, hats and gloves essential”
 of 5 bubbles vertigobar, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms offer an amazing view from the balcony!”
 of 5 bubbles Loha66, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
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