The Hotel Kapitány**** Wellness and Conference was built directly at the bottom of the Castle Sümeg. The hotel in its historical environment with its oriental style bath, special wellness services, traditional and slender gourmet dishes and interesting programmes offer the luxury of recreation and relaxation during the whole year.
The beautiful and peaceful atmosphere of the hotel with great recreation possibilities helps to go back time, our guests can take a view into the spirit of the Middle Ages.
The Hotel Kapitány Wellness provides 154 rooms for guests. Most of the rooms allow
their guests to admire directly the panoramic view of the castle and hill from their balconies and windows. The air-conditioned rooms and suites are all equipped with elegant bathroom, hairdryer, telephone, TV, internet connection, minibar and bathrobe.
Wellness & Beauty
The wellness treatments, remedial and refreshing massage, pampering, renewing
and relaxing bathes as well as various fitness programmes serve the relaxation of our guests. Try our exclusive Kaplidja-bath with oriental style swimming-pool, wellness pool (also outdoor pool from May), children’s pool, jacuzzi, finnish Sauna, infra sauna, soft sauna, steam cabin with cold water bath.
The hotel’s King Saint László Restaurant has capacity for 150 people. The Restaurant gives an excellent taste of ancient traditional and contemporary gourmet dishes as well as specialities of the international cuisine. The meal is accompanied with the finest domestic and foreign drink specialities. If you desire a real Hungarian fine meal visit our Castle-Inn in the neighbourhood of the hotel where in summer months guests can regale themselves under the shade of walnut trees and in winter by the warmth of the tile stove along with quality Hungarian wines.
The Hotel, the Castle-Inn and the 400 seated Knight Room are ideal places for conferences, weddings and similar great events which can be complemented with medieval tournament show and other excellent programmes.
The fully equipped, air-conditioned conference halls for 25-300 people are capable for organize meetings, conferences, balls and weddings. The Hotel Kapitány**** Wellness is connected to section rooms of the Castle-Inn as well as to the 400 seated Knight Arena under the Castle-Inn which together are able to carry out grand conferences too.
If your intention is to fascinate your clients, associates or the branch of business represented by your company choose the Hotel Kapitány**** Wellness and establishments belonging to it. Whether it is a conference, team building training or the anniversary of your company, our various sized conference halls are fully equipped with modern technical devices. Our experienced and friendly staff is at your service as well with programmes and hospitality of high standard to make it a hit.
As a supplement to great events team building programmes are also offered such as
swimming-pool or parties, mediveal trial show in the Castle of Sümeg, evening feasts, belly dancers, fire blowers, medieval tournament show, artillery attack against the Castle of Sümeg, fireworks, spring-carriage ride through the baroque town of Sümeg, picknick...etc.
Historical experiences – Medieval dinners
The main elements of the programmes are from the medieval historical times. That
means we have various weapon exhibitions and tournaments with dance-shows,
horse-productions (archery, single combat, “karusszel” production with Arabian horses), poems, flag-turning production, fire blowing.
Our guests can leave their cars and buses in the hotel’s car park which is guarded.
The commander of the castle, the queen, the young ladies and the knights welcoming
the guests in costumes at the entrance of the Castle garden and go to the Castle-Inn’s terrace where personally the commander have a welcoming speech for them.
Our guests can see the Sümeg Castle, the horse stable and the saber and riding car
international exhibition. The program is also included a medieval dinner. This means that we can eat without cutlery, with hands just like in the historical traditions.
That’s why before the dinner our guests have to wash their hands in lemon water.
Under the dinner we can hear gipsy music and braves and young ladies are serving
in costumes. In the Knight Hall we await our guests with cake and pálinka. When
they take a seat they can hear the Castle’s history in Hungarian and German language. After that the performance will starting.
In July and August we have this Medieval Performances three times a week in the Sümeg Castle.
Other programme possibilities
Horse carriage • Horse riding • Pony riding • Horse riding education for adults and for children • Viewing the riding arena • Animal caressing • Wine tasting (In Kisfaludy’s old wine bottling plant) • The Castle artillery’s attack • Trying the historical weapons • Knight passing out • Medieval weddings • Sightseeing in Sümeg with horse carriage • Baby-swimming • Kindergarten • Arms of the Historical Hungary Exhibition • Fishing in the Hotel Captain’s lake • Picknick with horse carriage • Hunting (seasonal)
Medieval dreamworld for the kids in the Hotel Kapitány****Wellness: We are waiting
all little boys and girls to our Kindergarten in the legendary world of the Middle age.
We can arrange graphocompetition or mini disco, listen music, play board games, and
if you want we can tell you tale or play with the puppet-show.
How to get there
Sümeg lies on the western part of the country 180 kilometres far from Budapest,
20 kilometres far from the Lake Balaton, 30 minutes from the Fly Balaton airport in
Sármellék and 100 kilometres far from the nearest western crossing point next to the road 84.
The latitude of the town is 46 degrees 59 minutes 05 northernthe longitude is 17
degrees 16 minutes 52 eastern.
The route to the Hotel: You have to go on the Mainroad M7 from Budapest till the turnout Veszprém. From this turnout you have to go on the road 8 through Veszprém till Devecser. In front of Devecser direction sign shows the way to Sümeg, after 4 villages (the last is Csabrendek) by the road fork you have to take a turn to the left and by the second road fork to the right.