Provincial accommodations offer excellent opportunities for rest and relaxation. Here are some reasons why you should choose an accommodation in the countryside.
Peace and quiet: provincial accommodations are usually far from the noise and traffic of cities, so a calm environment and silence are guaranteed. This allows you to relax and recharge in the closeness of nature.
A close-to-nature experience: provincial accommodations are often located in areas where wonderful natural sights and surroundings await you. You have the opportunity to hike, bike or simply walk in the fresh air enjoying the beauty of the countryside.
Authentic experience: provincial accommodations allow you to get to know the local culture and traditions more closely. You can often meet friendly locals and discover traditional restaurants and markets where you can taste local food and products.
Personalized services: provincial accommodations are often family businesses where the owners provide personalized attention and service. Here you can more easily establish a personal relationship with the host and get help in exploring the area, local attractions and activities.
Affordability: provincial accommodations usually offer accommodation at a more affordable price than city hotels or guesthouses. This allows you to save more on accommodation and spend more money on exploring the area and enjoying leisure activities.
All in all, provincial accommodations offer unique experience, allowing you to break away from your daily routine, explore nature and recharge in peace.
Herczeg–Fekete Cottage Estate is the center of active recreation in Simontornya.
Our estate is at the edge of the forests of the Tolna ridge, on the vineyard hill of Mózsé Simontornya, next to a medieval defile, above saved cellars which were carved into the high loess wall.
Our ’cottage’ houses, reminiscent of old cellar buildings, are available to our guests with a complete wellness service, surrounded by resistant grape varieties of our organic farm and Granny’s Garden.
We offer many opportunities to relax: outdoor swimming pool, sauna house with Finnish and infrared sauna, jacuzzi, reading room.
Our grill terrace provides you the opportunity for grilling, baking in the oven or cooking in cauldron.
Hungary’s most significant classicist castle built by the Festetics family. One of Hungary’s richest count families lived in this castle for more than 100 years. The building was completely renovated in 2022. The castle was the secret center of Hungarian freemasonry as the secret archives of Hungarian freemasons were kept within the walls of the castle for more than a century. The builder, Antal Festetics was a freemason himself.
Hungary’s largest English park is also located here, the size of which is the same as New York’s Central Park, and it is the home of countless rare plants. The Dutch House, built in Netherlandish style, stands on a small island of the lake. Its ground floor served as a cowshed, while upstairs a furnished suite was created for the wife of Andor Festetics who suffered from lung disease. It was believed that the air of the barn, which was rich in ammonia, and fresh milk were good for the patient.