The majestic Southern Carpathian Mountains that cut through Romania have long been popular with international tourists heading for the skillfully prepared slopes, desperate to try a new skiing destination.
Romania is famous for being home to Europe's highest population of Brown Bears and home to over a third of all European plant species the Carpathians are now becoming more recognised for their fantastic up and coming ski and snowboard resorts. Without doubt Romania's most popular and most developed ski resort is Poiana Brasov, which continues to grow each year in popularity due to its continued investment in its infrastructure, while still remaining fantastic value for money.
Nestled in a marvelous landscape on a plateau at the foot of Postavarul Mountain, only 12kms from the Medieval town of Brasov, the resort of Poiana Brasov or “The Sunny Glade” offers guests a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, alongside great skiing and snowboarding opportunities. In the most recent Post Office Travel Services report into the best value ski resorts across Europe, the USA and Canada, the resort of Poiana Brasov was ranked 1st, as the best value ski resort, which will only help to not only enhance the resorts image but guarantee its continued growth and popularity.
* Price quoted above are for guide purposes only. Live prices can be obtained by utilizing the holiday search box. Flights available from London Gatwick, Luton, Heathrow and Doncaster/Sheffield Airports.
Dracula’s Castle - a day out to really get your teeth into!
Legend has it that Count Dracula, the mediaeval Prince
of Transylvania, lived in Bran Castle. A fantastic trip with
lunch at Moeciu.
City tour of Brasov with its fascinating historic centre is
just 13 km away from the resort.
Peles Castle: This was the former residence of the
Romanian Royal Family. Set in beautiful surroundings,
with the breathtaking interior. We recommend this for a
half day visit.
Wine tasting at the "Carpathian Stag" restaurant and
wine cellar alongside folk music, dancing and
Mr. Payne, Nessebar
The food and beverage restaurants and bar quality was always the highest standard and it was en enjoyable experience to visit them. We were also very pleased with the variety offered. The staffs in all areas were caring and professional in their approach to all that they were asked to do and genuine in their approach and interaction with all guests. The hotel and grounds were remarkably clean and hygienic with cleaning seemingly to be a very high priority. The entertainment team were so energetic, fun and throughly nice people who all were so professional. We did have a great holiday and I am certain that we will be back.
Ms. Airey, Bansko
Great Service. Thank you!
Mr. Barrett, Bulgaria
This is the best holiday service in the world. Everything is so perfect. If we could afford it we would travel there every month. We would definitely live in Bulgaria in the future. We won't fly with anyone else.
Ms. Morris, Pamporovo
We have been made welcome Incredibly well by instructor Di-Di, she has made the stay very enjoyable. She is a credit to the school ski.
Mrs. Doble, Sunny Beach
Bulgaria was an absolute amazing country, will definitely recommend and return.