Location: Cetatea de Balta, Transylvania – Central Romania
Address: DJ107 89, Cetatea de Baltă, Alba county
Nearest large towns: Blaj (15 miles W), Medias (15 miles SE) and Alba Iulia (38 miles W).
Telephone: (+4) 0753 992.255
The Bethlen - Heller Castle features an eclectic combination of architectural styles.
Built in the 16th century in the French Renaissance style this impressive structure was renovated in the 17th and 18th centuries when Baroque elements were added.
A 13th century Reformed Church is situated next to the Castle.
Located on the outskirts of small village Cetatea de Balta, Bethlen-Haller (Jidvei) castle ofers quaint views of the nearby community. Jidvei Winery, one of Romania's premier wines producing facilities is a five-minute drive from Cetatea de Balta.
Bethlen-Haller features 14 guest rooms and four luxurious suites decorated in a variety of styles, several meeting and event spaces and a beautiful garden with panoramic views.
EVENTS & DINING:
The castle can host business meetings, events, private dinners or wedding receptions.
Various exquisite local wines and original menus, that include traditional dishes prepared by local chefs, will, most likely, please even the most discerning palates.
Transport to / from the Castle can be arranged by the castle's concierge.
Guided tours of Bethlen-Haller castle are being offered
Tuesday through Sunday at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.
25 lei / visitor (12 y.o. or more),
children up to 12 y.o.: no admission charge
Castle visit and wine tasting (and lunch) packages are available,
advance reservations for combo-packages, are recommended.
Reservations for visits to the castle can be on-line:
Bethlen - Haller castle Reservation Form