Cabana Pietrele situated in the alpine woodland setting at 1480m altitude. A few scattered lodges and serving excellent Vin Fiert and hot food (friendly and efficient)

A trek from Carnic Village is featured in my Retezat Mountains BlogContaining more than 60 peaks over 2,300 metres (7,500 ft) and over 100 crystal clear deep glacier lakes, the Retezat Mountains are some of the most beautiful in the Carpathians.

The highest peak of the Retezat Mountains, Vf. Peleaga, 2,509 metres (8,232 ft) is located in the park. The park also includes about 80 glacier lakes.


The cottage is located on the main access track into Retezat National Park.
Access is from the national road north Haţeg-Petrosani (DN66-E71). On the village Ohaba de Sub Piatra you have to go on 667A road.

The last place where you can safely park your car is Carnic village, and from here to our hut is just 1 1/2 hours of hiking. on blue stripe route.
Cars and motorcycles are not allowed on the forest road to the cottage, leave this meat in the paid parking or free. Exceptions are the intervention and those serving cottage.

Access is from the national road west Haţeg-Petrosani (DN66-E71). From town Santamarie Orlea near Castle Kendeffy DJ686 is entering the Raul de Mori Sânpetru and end point for the village Suseni Rausor tourist complex, where, pedestrian trail is followed by the Blue Cross Ciurila saddle stones to cottage with a duration of 2 h 30 min.
Southern access is going through Retezat from Buta, Cheile Butii or Campu lui Neag marked tourist trails.

For reservations
Call or SMS
+40722715595 (Vodafone)
+40374975188 (Orange)
There is limited network coverage! Send a text message with your request, and they will answer!

For further details and questions: Email: (only in the period September 1 to June 1)

Between June and September the entire staff is at the cottage, no internet connection up there, so we do not have access to our email address, therefore if you want to make a reservation please ensure you call.

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  • Cabana Pietrele Woodland Setting
  • Altitude: 1480m
  • Location: Retezat National Park
  • Highest Peak: 2509m
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