Set at 2,000 metres above sea level, Balea Ice Hotel is located by Bâlea Lake, in the Făgăraş Mountains. All spaces are made by local craftsmen using ice blocks from the lake.
Rooms here feature hand-carved ice beds. Blankets are made of reindeer fur and thermal blankets are provided.
Accessible only by cable car, Ice Hotel Balea also offers a restaurant that serves international food. Breakfast is buffet style. At the bar, drinks are served in glasses made of ice.
The hotel is 40 km away from Carta Train Station. The distance to Sibiu Airport is about 80 km.