La Contessa Castle Hotel Szilvasvarad **** Castle and Wellness Hotel in Hungary
La Contessa Castle Hotel is located only 25 kms from Eger, in Szilvasvarad. The neo-baroque castle, situated in a 7 hectare large ancient green park, offers the elegance and tranquility of the by-gone times with its 45 double rooms and the castle's wellness department, which conforms to the comfort of the modern ages.
The several hundred years old La Contessa Castle Hotel, lying at the feet of Bükk Mountain, is an ideal venue for weddings, honeymoons, and family holidays giving an unforgettable memory for everyone. Due to the characteristics of the surrounding area the castle ensures a pleasant stay for those as well who prefer active or passive relaxation.
La Contessa rooms:
The rooms of La Contessa Castle hotel are equipped with elegant Italian furniture, colour LCD television (with more than 50 channels), laptop sized safe, mini bar, telephone, Internet access, individually controlled heating and cooling system. In addition to these, superior and deluxe rooms of the hotel are equipped with dressing tables with mirror, pull out leather sofas and coffee tables. In the bathrooms shower, hairdryer, cosmetic mirror, bathrobe, Yves Rocher cosmetics serve the comfort of our guests.
Rooms of the hotel are non smoking, smoking is allowed only in the Salon.
La Contessa Hotel awaits the guests with 27 standard rooms, but in this room type extra bed is not available. The superior and deluxe rooms of the castle have their own sauna in the bathroom, and in these rooms extra bed and baby cots are available. In the Sandor Suite of La Contessa Hotel, besides the sauna, there is a hydro-massage bathtub.
We are not able to host pets in the castle.
The elegant a'la carte restaurant of La Contessa Castle Hotel, the Elizabeth Restaurant, harmonizes modern cooking arts with local cuisine and the flavors of Hungarian traditional meals. The chef of the castle hotel pays special attention to get fresh homemade ingredients from local producers. Of course the two most distinctive dishes of the area: fresh trout and truffle cannot be omitted from the menu.
From spring until autumn guests can have their delicious dishes on the panorama terrace.
We offer our Cyrano Restaurant for having a glass of wine or cocktails in a relaxed atmosphere in the evenings.
The 4-star La Contessa Castle Hotel awaits its guests with Happy Hours every Sunday between 11:00 - 15:00. During this period you can taste the fantastic menu of the hotel at a reduced price (50% reduction from the dishes).
La Contessa Wellness Department:
The wellness department of La Contessa Castle Hotel, with its special hillside location and two glass walls, offers a unique experience for those who seek relaxation.
In the wellness section of La Contessa Castle Hotel the following services await the guests: indoor swimming pool with experience elements, jacuzzi, children pool, heated outdoor swimming pool, sunbathing terrace, Finnish, bio and aroma sauna, ice fountain, experience showers, original steam cabin, traditional Turkish steam and hammam bath. Our wellness department is open every day between 8:00 and 20:00.
Besides the services of the wellness section three massage rooms, therapeutic room, and infra solarium serve the comfort of the castle's guests.
The well-trained masseurs of the 4-star castle hotel offer a wide selection of treatments: medical massage, Turkish traditional massage, relax massage, body massage and facial treatments.
The guests of La Contessa Kastélyhotel Szilvásvárad can use the closed parking lot in the park of the hotel free of charge.
Szalajka Conference and Entertainment Center:
Szalajka Conference Center - located in the park of the castle - with its most modern technical equipment is an ideal venue for business negotiations, meetings, conferences, events, team buildings, weddings, receptions and gala dinners as well.
The Conference and Entertainment Center of La Contessa Castle Hotel has a maximum capacity of 180 persons. The Pallavicini room, which can be separated to 3 smaller rooms, and an exclusive VIP room can be found in the conference center.
The winter garden and the terraces of the castle hotel are ideal places for coffee breaks and receptions.
On the ground floor of the building, bowling lanes, squash court, bar and beauty section awaits the guests.
Programs in Szilvasvarad and its surroundings: small-gauge rail train through the forest, excursion in the Szalajka Valley, horse carriage driving, visiting the world-famous Lipizzan stud, bicycle tour and hiking, adventure park and bobsled track, Jail Museum, Millennium look-out tower, the cave of Istállós-kő, skiing in winter, sightseeing in Eger.
The room rates include: accommodation, rich buffet breakfast, unlimited use of the wellness section, bathrobe, VAT.
Tourist tax: 350.- HUF/person/night above the age of 18.
Extra bed: 6000-8000.- HUF/person/night
Half board supplement: 5000.-HUF/person
Parking: HUF 1000.- / car / day
Children's discount (together with the parents in one room with an extra bed):
0-4 years free
4-12 years 50% discount for accommodation and board
Arrival and Departure:
Rooms and suites can be occupied from 2:00 pm on the day of the arrival; check-out is on the day of departure at 11:00 a.m. In case of earlier arrival or delayed departure we are ready to provide baggage rooms.
There is a possibility for late check-out with using of wellness facilities for 2 000.- HUF/person till 17:00 pm on the day of departure.
The castle hotel is responsible only for values deposited in the hotel's reception, in the central safe.
In case of booking you should guarantee you reservation as follows:
- 50% prepayment by bank transfer
- you can give your credit card details (name of the holder, number of the card, validity date and CVV code) to guarantee your reservation.
We need your card details only to guarantee your reservation; we are not going to charge it in advance.
Payment: cash, credit card (American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard, Cirrus Maestro, VISA)
Cancellation policy: Rooms: In case of individual orders, all services can be cancelled for free up to the fifth day before the planned arrival. For renouncements received within 5 days, but 2 days before the planned arrival, 1 day’s costs are to be paid as renouncement fee, in case of ordering a package, the costs of one day according to package price is required. For renouncements received less than 2 days before arrival, or in case of „no show”, the guest is obliged to pay all the costs of the reservation as a renouncement fee. This may vary during peak periods or concerning individual packages. Catering: Any modification or cancels regarding catering can be made without financial penalty 24 hours before the given time point. Disregarding the exact time of the orders, the time points are taken as 11:00 a.m. in case of lunch and 17:00 p.m. in case of dinner. Cancellation fee: As for catering, modifications or renouncements received less than 24 hours before, or in case of no renouncements, 100% of the price of the cancelled meal without drinks is to be payed.