Located in village Karpniki in Jelenia Góra Valley. Standard ****.
Karpniki Castle is a hidden gem at the foot of the Sokole Mountains.
Its history dates back to the 15th century and you can still feel and touch the rich history of this place within its restored interiors. Historic rooms were renovated with particular attention to detail. Well preserved stucco, antique parquet flooring, 19th century wood panelling, Renaissance ceilings, polychromes, fireplaces, richly decorated chandeliers, original furniture and paintings create the unique atmosphere of the bygone epochs. Karpniki Castle is one of the three 19th century royal residences belonging to the Hohenzollern family, located in the Jelenia Góra Valley. It is an extraordinary place for the Guests with high expectations, both for a longer stay and for a short trip.
It is surrounded by a landscape park established in the 19th century on the Prussian Royal House of Hohenzollern`s initiative. With participation of the most eminent lanscape architects and gardeners, the park, presently located within the Rudawy Landscape Park, was very well integrated within its surroundings.
Karpniki Castle offers 20 rooms, including 3 historic apartments. Wellness Zone, consisting of Finnish and steam sauna, fitness room, relaxation room with direct exit to the veranda and massage room. Free wireless Internet access and free car park.
The Restaurant is located on the ground floor of the medieval part of the Castle and consists of three enfiladed rooms, which provide the Guests with the feeling of privacy and comfort. The exceptional character of the Restaurant rooms is emphasized by the refined fabrics, stylish furniture and elegant tableware.Creative meals perfectly made with the best quality ingredients will provide the Guests with unforgettable culinary impressions. Carefully chosen selected wines complement the refined gastronomic offer. During the warm season the inner courtyard is part of the Restaurant and lets people enjoy their meals outdoors.
Location of the Castle within lush greenery and the peacefulness of the area encourage to take a walk along the park paths. If you take one of them, the Royal Route, which starts next to Karpniki Castle and goes along the edge of the Castle pond, you can get to a scenic hill (Karpnickie Skałki). On that hill, apart from the interesting rock forms, there is a garden house in a romantic style, which refers to the 19th century garden architecture. From the hill there is an outstanding view over the Castle, the Sokole Mountains and the surroundings.