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We flew from Heathrow on my 60th birthday, wondering what we had let ourselves in for. We had decided to 'take it as it comes' and this seems to have been the best approach. After a three hour flight we arrived in Bucharst to be...More
The ice hotel is quite an experience, as long as you're willing to throw yourself into it. When we were there a few other visitors didn't want to do anything or even go outside, meaning they had a pretty boring time...
However, if you get...More
Always wanted to sleep in an ice hotel so we now have. Unfortunately the weather was bad, snow and poor visibility but the whole experience was fantastic. Ride up a cable car, 10 minutes, activities on the frozen lake ,good food and beer at reasonable...More
First time staying in an Ice Hotel, and what a different, interesting and fun experience.
The work involved in sculpting the buildings each December must be immense. Separate from the main hotel is a really remarkable chapel - fully equipped for a real wedding ceremony...More
We stayed at the Ice Hotel as part of our trip with Untravelled Path (highly recommend). The views from the cable car are magnificent and Balea Lac is spectacular. This year the rooms have a movie theme and we stayed in Ice Age and Jaws....More
Response from kazeve1966 | Reviewed this property |
I saw other travellers take luggage but I would be wary of taking too much, only small suitcases. We were advised to take a rucksack. If your staying at the ice hotel, there is normal hotel next to it where you may be... More
I saw other travellers take luggage but I would be wary of taking too much, only small suitcases. We were advised to take a rucksack. If your staying at the ice hotel, there is normal hotel next to it where you may be able to leave your suitcase, wouldnt take it in the ice hotel, because of the cold.