Grand Hotel Sofianu
Experience an entirely new concept, a hotel where guests can enjoy a unique mix of culture, art, sport, hospitality and high standards of service.
Grand Hotel Sofianu is the only hotel-art museum in Romania, located in the beautiful Zavoi Park in Ramnicu Valcea (17 hectares), at just 300 meters from the city center. The hotel hosts the works of the most representative 500 romanian plastic artists.
The 61 classically decorated rooms have all the facilities of a modern hotel including a private bathroom with rain shower, exclusive toiletries, air conditioning, minibar, flat screen TV with international channels, keycard system, safe, WiFi and cable internet.
Guests have free access to the hotel's spa and wellness center that includes a heated indoor pool, dry sauna, wet sauna, a fitness room equipped with professional cardio equipment and a massage and hydromassage center.
On the hotel’s ground floor are located the ART Bar and the Four Seasons restaurant where the bartenders, waiters and experienced chefs offer guests a refined contemporary menu and a fabulous buffet breakfast. The terrace of the restaurant, surrounded by the Zavoi Park, is the perfect place where guests can enjoy alcoholic and soft drinks, coffee, tea, as well as various romanian and international dishes. Moreover, vegetarian and dietetic dishes can be prepared upon request.
Grand hotel Sofianu offers a conference & event center which includes 5 very versatile meeting & event rooms suitable for conferences, seminars, workshops, teambuildings, corporate parties or weddings. The hotel’s spectacular balroom, Art Gallery, has a generous size of 550 square meters and the ability to hold up to 800 people, perfect for events with many guests. The room is equipped with professional sound and lighting systems.
Outside the hotel, in the Zavoi Park, guests can find numerous running tracks, 2 outdoor fitness areas, 6 children playgrounds and a skatepark. In the immediate vicinity of the park there is a football field and 4 tennis courts that can be rented by the hour.
The hotel is situated very close to the famous balneoclimateric resorts - Călimăneşti, Băile Olăneşti and Govora and 7 km from the Ocnele Mari Saltwork. Within a radius of 45 km from the hotel there are also famous monasteries and hermitages such as: Cozia Monastery (23 km), Frăsinei Monastery (24 km), Dintr-un Lemn Monastery (27 km), Surpatele Monastery (31 km) Bistrita Monastery (45 km), Arnota Monastery (50 km), Hurezi Monastery (45 km), as well as the renowned Drăgăşani vineyards.