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Memorial House George Stephanescu Founder of Opera

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Memorial House George Stephanescu Founder of Opera

12 guests5 bedrooms11 beds2.5 baths
12 guests
5 bedrooms
11 beds
2.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the villa to yourself.
Sparkling clean
4 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Our house is located at 23 km from Curtea de Arges, on the road Transfagarasan (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 by the architect Victor Stephanescu who was the eldest son of George Stephanescu. We have 5 bedrooms, two bathroom, one extra toilet, full eqquiped kitchen with store room and 10,000sqm of garden with, perfect for 4 family's with children.

Amenities

Cable TV
Essentials
Indoor fireplace
Hot water
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
2 single beds
Bedroom 4
1 queen bed
Bedroom 5
4 single beds

Availability

Reviews

9 reviews
Accuracy
5.0
Communication
5.0
Location
5.0
Check-in
5.0
Cleanliness
4.9
Value
4.9
Marcel User Profile
Marcel
September 2019
The house and garden were stunning. It was very special to be able to stay in a house with so much history. On top of all necessities being present, we enjoyed vegetables from the garden and fresh local cheese. A unique place to remember dearly! Marcel, Lia, Judith, Roman
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Response from Ilinca-Ruxandra:
Thank you very much Marcel for your nice comments, it was a pleasure to host you and your family in our house. We are glad you appreciated our property and the location as much as we do too. You are welcome back any time! Ilinca and Alexandru
September 2019
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Denis
August 2019
Our stay at Ilinca's house was one of the highlights of our holiday in Romania. Ilinca and Alex were exceptionally kind and generous hosts. The house is a lovely period residence but very comfortable and clean and has all the amenities you would need for a family. We were able to…
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Response from Ilinca-Ruxandra:
Thank you Denis. It was a pleasure to meet you and your adorable children, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and you appreciate our house. You are certainly most welcome any time ! Regards, Ilinca&Alexandru
August 2019
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Kirstin
July 2019
The place is super nice for kids and families! Everything you need is there, and the location is in close vicinity to Transfaragasan to make day trips to the mountains.
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Response from Ilinca-Ruxandra:
Thank you very much for appreciating our house, you are welcome anytime. Best regards, Ilinca
July 2019
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Johannes
April 2019
Ilincas place is absolutely wonderful! The pure generosity of renting out such a place of national historic value is a gift to mankind. The sound of the fire cracking at night in the fireplaces around the house is a sound I will return to on a grey Monday back home. Thank you and…
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Response from Ilinca-Ruxandra:
Thank you very much Johannes, for your very kind and nice comment, we are very happy that you had a nice holiday in our house, and we are impressed that you like so much our house and all the environment, we are looking forward to hosting you again. Kind regards, Ilinca
April 2019
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Sorin
September 2018
A place with a ton of history, feels like going back in time. Idyllic and cozy, with an amazing fireplace in the living room where you can enjoy a bit of silence and a glass of wine, sitting in old, comfy armchairs. The yard is big, full with pear and apple-trees and offers…
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Response from Ilinca-Ruxandra:
Thank you very much Sorin for your nice and sincere detailed review, we are pleased you had a delightful stay in our manor house who really give you the feeling like going back in time. Also thank you for your remarks that we will take into account (actually we are making some…
September 2018
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Grischa
July 2018
The Stephanescu memorial house is situated in a village right after the famous Transfagrasan highway. The house offers a lot of bedrooms, perfect for large families, with a huge beautiful garden and a terrace. The house is a mixture of a holiday house and a museum and Ilianca…
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Response from Ilinca-Ruxandra:
Thank you Grischa for your very nice appreciation ! We are glad you appreciated our house and its surroundings. After you left the problem with bears has been solved by the local police. Hope to see you soon back any time with your family and friends!! Best wishes, Ilinca
July 2018
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Nicolae Traian
July 2019
Un loc magic.

Hosted by Ilinca-Ruxandra

Bucharest, RomaniaJoined in July 2017
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11 Reviews
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…
Interaction with guests
Sometimes the owners can be at the property if not you can contact owners for any kind of issues (problems with equipment in the house, advice for attractions to visit...).
Languages: English, Français, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3PM
Checkout: 12PM (noon)
Check-in
After 3PM
Checkout
12PM (noon)

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed

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