On the outskirts of the village in the Csákvár Verte Mountains National Park, you will find this completely renovated and modernized cottage with orchard and wine cellar freehold van1100m2. Casa Floriana is named after restores the original Roman name of the village. The house was renovated as eco-friendly as possible. For example, different natural materials (re) used, the rain water is used for sanitation and drinking water can be obtained from a nearby village pump.
The house offers bedding for 4. The number of beds can be expanded using mattresses for children provide an ideal place to sleep. If you want to escape the daily hustle and worries then this house is the ideal choice. Experience the unspoiled nature and a glass of Hungarian wine whilst enjoying the fireplace on the terrace! Therefore, there is no internet connection in the home. If you still want the internet, we recommend that you buy a local Vodafone prepaid SIM card (3G) or using a wifi in the village.
Are you looking for a more active holiday? A beautiful nature walk, water fun or a city break to Budapest? The location of the house offers numerous possibilities.
Csákvár mentioned in Roman times Floriana is located at the foot of the Vértes Mountains. On the surrounding hills, you can find a variety of vineyards. The noble family Eszterházy once played an important role in the region. The Eszterházy-kastély located in the village is a relic of here. The castle in still visit. The immediate surroundings are particularly beautiful walks. The various well-marked hiking trails lead you past ancient ruins and unspoilt nature. In the village facilities, such as; restaurant, supermarket, award winning ice cream parlor, museum village, equestrian center, gas station, doctor and pharmacy etc ..
Day programs from Csákvár:
On the edge (on the road toward Gant) situated is the start of a beautiful trail; This well-marked trail (follow the green 'oak leaves') leads you through a unique natural area with lots of local flora and fauna. During the walk you will be rewarded with two hilltops where you can enjoy a wonderful panorama. Further on the road just outside Gant is a mining museum on the right; The Vértesgebergte is rich in bauxite is an important ore of aluminum. The museum is located next to a mine which will no longer be used. In the direction of M1 (towards Tatabanya) are the following attractions; In the town Majkpuszta (near Oroszlány) is an old monastery. The monks lived in small houses next to the monastery, some of which are now to see inside. From there, follow the road towards Tatabánya and take the exit Várgesztes where a visit to the old fort, located deep in the hills and woods, definitely worth it. This ancient fortress used to be a strong fortress where several regional leaders have taken possession of. From the fort you have a beautiful view. The town of Tata, located just on the other side of the M1 motorway. Take the time for a cup of coffee and cake sitting under the old plane tree at Platán Restaurant and enjoy the lake view. South of Csákvár, just 20 minutes away, is the less known but beautiful in barokstijk built ancient capital city of Hungary and bishops; Székesfehérvár. With its baroque old town, the chimes (which is in a courtyard), fully renovated spa and shopping Székesfehérvár is an ideal short city trip. For a dining experience you should definitely here with the award-winning restaurant '67'. For a day of fun in and on the water is from Csákvár 20 minute drive to the Velencei-tó; (Lake Velence). This large natural lake offers something for everyone; of slides, pedal boats and water skiing, to relax on the beach. Eating a sült hekk '(fried hake) on the beach certainly contributes to the Hungarian holiday. A little further but still easily accessible Veszprém (66 km) with its historic downtown and beautiful zoo and the famous Lake Balaton (80-160 km) Surrounded by idyllic stadjesn the north and the 'party town' Siofok to the south. The north side of Lake Balaton is also an important wine region where especially the white wines are worth trying. Finally Budapest should not be missed on this list. 60 km from Csákvár with excellent motorway link (M1) is the beautiful capital of Hungary.
We are a Hungarian-Dutch, living in Budapest. We use the house as a 'get-away' of the big city. Over the years, we have changed the house and garden in a small oasis which we gladly share with others. Obviously we are happy to give advice or to show the area around the house and Budapest.