We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
9/4/2017 9/5/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Machine House on the Estate of the Count Mikes Family

    Mikes Kastely, Zabala 527190, Romania
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    9/4/2017 9/5/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    $126$129
    View Deal
    Traveler (174)
    Dining (37)
    Room & Suite (33)
    Similar hotels
    Grand Hotel Balvanyos (Balvanyos Resort)
    100 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Balvanyos
     
    Clermont Hotel
    72 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Covasna
     
    Hotel Mercur Covasna
    17 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Covasna
     
    Hotel Caprioara
    2 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Covasna
     
    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good13%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair access
    Conference Facilities
    Laundry Service
    Babysitting
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from The Machine House on the Estate of the Count Mikes Family
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
    Similar hotels
    Grand Hotel Balvanyos (Balvanyos Resort)
    100 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Balvanyos
     
    Clermont Hotel
    72 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Covasna
     
    Hotel Mercur Covasna
    17 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Covasna
     
    Hotel Caprioara
    2 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Covasna
     
    Rooms
    Sep 4Sep 5
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from $126.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Zabala hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "5b5e5fb54acb432f858949e8462af506", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":636587,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[100078470],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":9,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":9,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":126,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"5b5e5fb54acb432f858949e8462af506","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":129,"lowestMetaPrice":126,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":129,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":129,"lowestMetaPrice":126,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":129,"hotelName":"The Machine House on the Estate of the Count Mikes Family","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjViNWU1ZmI1NGFjYjQzMmY4NTg5NDllODQ2MmFmNTA2IiwiQUlLIjoiMzljNDU5ZGJjOTIzNDIyODljNTYxODI4ZGM4MTQyYWYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/04/2017", "checkOut": "09/05/2017", "lowestPrice": "$126", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"100078470":"OrbitzEWS","62167910":"BookingCom","109371511":"HotelsCom2IB","81543450":"TravelocityEWS","101603897":"CheapTicketsEWS","81535483":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (115)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 106 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    The Machine House is not just an accommodation option, it is an experience. Once you enter its gate, you find yourself in a parallel world, something that is probably hard to find anywhere else in Romania. The park is very well maintained, it's a pleasure...More

    Thank Tetrapaq
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Great place in the middle of nature! Staff shows great hospitality skills. Very welcoming and friendly! It is one of the best I have ever visited! Highly recommended! Even if we arrived late we were welcomed with a cold platter. Room was amazingly designed. Old...More

    1  Thank Ionut C
    Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

    Very good acomodation. Very interesting ways of serving food. Very private felling of the estate with lake , old trees , and bycicle reach of far points when you visit. The taste and flavour of local dishes is gorgeous. A+ for room decoration and arragements....More

    Thank Remo560928
    Reviewed July 5, 2017

    This place was an amazing surprise on so many levels. First, their website is very professional, and I was confirmed on my booking shortly after having used the website. Second we were confirmed by email and text about the arrival to the Castle and the...More

    Thank Alexandriciul
    Reviewed July 1, 2017

    Almost don't want to review this because we want to keep it to ourselves. Stunning location, exquisite accommodation (bowl of fruit and bottle of complimentary wine waiting in our room when we arrived; logs for the fireplace; superb bathroom with free-standing bath and a huge...More

    1  Thank MV_Overchurch
    Similar hotels
    Grand Hotel Balvanyos (Balvanyos Resort)
    100 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Balvanyos
     
    Clermont Hotel
    72 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Covasna
     
    Hotel Mercur Covasna
    17 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Covasna
     
    Hotel Caprioara
    2 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Covasna
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Banquet Room
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $88 - $351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Orbitz and Priceline so you can book your The Machine House on the Estate of the Count Mikes Family reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Romania >
    • Transylvania >
    • Central Romania >
    • Covasna County >
    • Zabala
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (174)
    Dining (37)
    Room & Suite (33)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (225)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (2)
    Nearby
    Clermont Hotel
    72 reviews
    3.17 miles away
     
    Grand Hotel Balvanyos (Balvanyos Resort)
    100 reviews
    19.94 miles away
     
    Hotel Mercur Covasna
    17 reviews
    3.23 miles away
     
    Hotel Caprioara
    2 reviews
    3.47 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Hotel Turist
    5 reviews
    3.59 miles away
    Jazz Bistro
    25 reviews
    8.15 miles away
    Eleven Street Food
    33 reviews
    19.86 miles away
    INdiVINO Wine Studio
    6 reviews
    19.98 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Transylvania Outdoor Tours by Florin George Bana
    9 reviews
    19.86 miles away
    Natura Parc
    9 reviews
    19.86 miles away
    Muzeul National Secuiesc
    9 reviews
    20.09 miles away
    Saint Anna Lake
    98 reviews
    22.11 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Narcisa S
    January 14, 2016|
    Answer
    Response from Alexander R | Property representative |
    Dear Narcisa, yes! I hope to see you as our guest soon! Kind regards, Alexander Roy Chowdhury (co-owner)
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Our ground floor room (the "blue room") had double doors opening onto outdoor space"
    Read review
    "Garden Room :)"
    Read review
    "read the book 'Comrad Baron' by Jaap Scholten to know more about the history of this family and..."
    Read review
    "book the Saddlehouse"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing