Memorial House George Stephanescu Founder of Opera

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Entire villa hosted by Ilinca-Ruxandra

12 guests, 5 bedrooms, 11 beds, 2.5 baths
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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.

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wi-Fi
Free parking on premises
TV with Standard cable
Washing machine
Patio or balcony
Backyard
Indoor fireplace
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Wide entrance for guests

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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.

Hosted by Ilinca-Ruxandra

Joined in July 2017
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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 m…

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Parfois les propriétaires peuvent être sur place. Daniela, la personne qui s'occupe de la maison vous accueillera. C'est elle qui peux vous procurer du lait, du fromage et des oeufs, et vous pouvez discuter avec elle de la préparation des repas si nécessaire (coût et modalité à voir avec elle sur place). Elle est disponible pour toute demande ou problèmes. Vous pouvez également contacter par téléphone les propriétaires.
Parfois les propriétaires peuvent être sur place. Daniela, la personne qui s'occupe de la maison vous accueillera. C'est elle qui peux vous procurer du lait, du fromage et des oeu…

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Checkout: 12:00 pm
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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