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Guest house in Batvölgy

Category: Places | Date: 21.07.2014.

Cserkut is one of the jewels of Baranya County. The quiet little "mountain village" is situated 5 km away from the city limits of Pecs, on the western side of the Mecsek Mountains, at the foothills of Jakab-hegy. Visitors can come across a tidy, flowery, charming village and several red sandstone farm houses preserving their original states. The village is the perfect setting for both a quiet, calm, peaceful, active rest, unwinding and re-energizing.

The four sunflowered Batvölgyi Guesthouse in the Western Mecsek Mountains Nature Reserve, awaits its guests on the green lap of nature for recreation and relaxation. Thanks to the design and equipment of the guest house it is suitable for both family and friends for holidays, reunions, it makes a great venue for business meetings and events. In the well equipped 7 rooms of the guest house 14 people might be accommodated comfortably.

The guest house is well equipped and has everything that is needed for a comfortable relaxation and leisure. Alongside a pleasant environment a Finnish sauna helps the recreation and relaxation in the guest house. Upon request by appointment a masseuse provides pampering for the body and soul.

Meals basically work on a self-catering basis, but upon the guests' request a half-board option is also available, which provides a good opportunity to get to know the local flavors and dishes.

A green courtyard belonging to the guest house with a thatched pavilion and a barbecue grill and facilitates an outdoor a common meal.

Fishing lovers do not have to do without their favorite leisure activity while relaxing, as the village has a fishing pond.

The guest house has a satellite dish, free of charge WIFI network.

The parking is solved within the premises of guest house.

Program offers:

The sights in Cserkut

  • A 1000-year-old church famous for its frescoes and mini calvary
  • the exhibition of local history and stonework finds are open to visitors
  • 50 meters west of the church there is the eponymous well of the village and the wash house ruins can be viewed.
  • At the bottom part of the village in beautiful surroundings there is a little lake, where you can fish by purchasing a daily ticket
  • There is a soccer field and a playground, too.

The blue tourist path starting from the center of the village leads up to the attractions on the Jakab mountain (Babás-szerkövek, Jubilee Cross, Eagle's Nest, Zsongor-kő lookout tower, Pauline Monastery ruin, Celtic earthwork), which are all parts of nature conservation areas.

Programs in Cserkut:

  • In early May, a public excursion and picnic to Jakab Hill and at the end of May the Children's Day programs.
  • the last weekend of June village's day and diverse programs, evening fireworks.
  • On August 20, Bread Festival is held, where there are folk games, baking bread and lots of interesting things for people to get acquainted with
  • In November, the Martin's day feast and wine tasting.

Programs in Pecs and in the area

  • Pécs: Hungary's fifth largest city, Baranya county's county town. The city is rich in monuments, it is considered the spiritual and cultural center of the region. The city's cultural life is nationally prominent as well as in the field of visual arts as in music. The main sights: Cell Septichora Visitor Center, Zsolnay Museum, Vasarely Museum, National Theatre, Csontvary Museum, Kodály Centre, Zsolnay Cultural Quarter, TV tower, Tettye Tufa Cave, The Barbican, the Cathedral and many other sights and tourist destinations await visitors.
  • Orfű: The Mill Museum, The Village and Kemences Farm Museum, The Yurt Camp, Dragon Boating, Lake of Orfű, Lake of Pécs, the Herman Otto Lake and the Kovácsszénája Lake. Water sport activities, fishing, cycling, walking around the lakes and many possibilities for doing active sports and relaxing.
  • Abaliget: the Lake of Abaligeti for fishing, Boating Lake, Bat Museum, Barn Museum, parish and community hall, stalactite cave in Abaliget is one of the best known and most popular of the natural attractions in the Mecsek. An excellent choice for both family programs, recreational activities, doing sports or for recreation.
  • Villany: the wine region of Villany on which Hungary's first wine tour leads through is the bastion of domestic wine tourism. One can admire the art of excellent wine-making, the wine region's architectural and cultural heritage, one can enjoy its people’s hospitality, can taste the world-famous wines of Villany: Blaufränkisch, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Zweigelt, Pinot Noir, Blaufränkisch cuvée.
  • Siklos: the town at the foothills of Tenkes mountain is the center of economic and cultural life of the region, famous for its wines, its castle and the countless monuments (Mosque of Melkocs bej, Calvinist church, Townhall of Siklos, Music Fountain etc.) that can be found in the town. Thanks to its excellent white wines (Riesling, "Hárslevelű", Traminer, Chardonnay) and its thermal bath Siklos offers an excellent setting for family and business programs and leisure activities.

It worths being a guest at the Guest House of Batvölgy in Cserkút, because:

  • You can spend your free time in a quiet, peaceful, beautiful, rustic setting
  • you can relax by the Jakab Hill and the Western Mecsek range, close to the "Czanadomb" Natural Reserve
  • starting from the guest house you may roam the Mecsek tourist trails

By car and by coach bus lines Pécs is approachable in a few minutes to see the city sights

  • in the guest house you will be eligible for a discount for children and families,
  • we accept SZÉP card, and Pécs card too

Please contact us and be a guest of the Guest House in Batvölgy.

Address: 9, Árpád lane, Cserkút, 7673

E-mail: batvolgyi.vendeghaz@gmail.com

Phone number: +36 30 336 7756

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