It all started with our happy childhood. We grew up here and still remember the sweetness of real life. It was carefree, a touch mischevous and smelled like fresh bread. Our grandparents' values, hard work and warm smiles stayed with us. Time passed, we grew up, moved to the city, graduated, had careers but there was always something pulling us back to our roots. We decided to reinvent our lives and live here once again giving our kids the chance to play and feel free. Our devotion to fam...
Our beautiful, spacious yard, filled with flower beds has plenty of room for your recreation and relaxation. You can dream away your day in the hammock with a book, have a coffee under the walnut tree shade, surrounded by lovely scenery or walk barefoot on our lovely, green grass. Why not explore the clear night Balkan sky and learn to identify the stars. We have constellation chart to help you.
We welcome all creative people, looking for peace of mind and inspiration. They can enjoy the silence, feel the touch of nature and recreate its beauty through art.
Become One with nature
At Marafeltsi Forest Guest House you can enjoy a Green Holiday while hiking, biking, fishing, picking wild herbs, berries and mushrooms or admiring a flock of birds. Warm you heart and revive your soul by becoming One with nature. For the birdwatching enthusiasts there are more than 200 bird species found in Stara Planina Mountain. Yovkovtzi Dam is a 30 min walk. Our retreat is surrounded by pine-oak forest. Get into the woods and you will often be rewarded with deer sightings. If that gracio...
Feel the spring water
Across the green field, a beautiful creek runs through the forest. Locals say, the spring has healing powers. Walking barefoot in its waters promotos good health, energizes and helps you to reconnect with Earth.
There are many interesting places to visit and activities to enjoy in the area. As your hosts we are always happy to help with advice on getting around,things to do or where to eat. Upon your request, we can arrange for a walking or biking tour, car rental or language interpretation from your English speaking host.
Discover the pleasure of real food
We have an organic garden that offers (according to season) a host of fresh vegetables and fruits such as tomatoes, cucumbers, potatoes, peppers, eggplant, apples, plums. Bee keepers can provide delicious honey and there is constant supply of eggs, fresh cow, goat and sheep milk from small farmers, yogurt, cheese and traditional meat products. Should I mention that we never miss a chance to share our homemade jam!