The unique texture and extraordinary history of the felt makes this room very special indeed. Sheep's wool is still a valuable material and felt making is a very rare traditional craft. All this is commemorated in the design of this room.
Handmade felt, created out of sheep's wool was the base material in traditional hat making. Nowadays, very special and interesting clothing items and accessories are created using this method. Gain insight into this great traditional craft.
Room in Small (Bethlen) Castle, attic
Bed configuration: extra king-size double
Extra bed: yes, adult-sized bunk bed in small room
Facilities: bathtube, hairdryer, bathroom amenities, wifi, TV
Nowadays we come across felt in the shape of everyday items and as design accents, a material which is created out of sheep's wool with a lot of hard work.
The Felt Maker's room helps us get insight into the versatility of this craft, alongside the opportunity of participating at a workshop.
Județul Covasna, România
+40 725 942 787 | +40 721 934 446
notice for our guests!
From Bucharest / Brasov direction, follow Route E60 towards Sighisoara. After 25km turn right
at Maierus and follow the route through Apața – Aita Mare – Baraolt and Tălișoara.
If you arrive from Târgu Mureş / Sighişoara, the recommended route is Odorheiu Secuiesc -
Ocland – Vârghiş – Tălișoara.
From Sibiu / Făgăraş, the recommended route is Hoghiz – E60 Rupea Gara – Homorod – Vârghiş – Tălișoara.