Cantacuzino Castle, located in the neighborhood of the city of Zamora, was built in 1911 in the Park whose owner was Prince Gheorghe Grigore Cantacuzino, said "Nababu" due to its impressive property. The castle is surrounded by waterfalls, grottos and fountains and is among the first buildings in Romania, from the architectural point of view.
Impressive from the point of view of the loading gauge, the Cantacuzino Castle compares to other structures built in the style of brancovenesc such Patriarchal Palace Peles in Sinaia, and one at Cotroceni. Interior decorative repertoire, consisting of polychrome-work motifs, ornamental and figurative painting, stained glass, carpentry, coffered ceilings, carved railings carved in stone, with wrought iron or wood decking tiles, decorative tiles or parquet with intarsia, gives a pronounced character romantic ambience, even if the structure of the Interior columns and sculpture tabliilor doors are reminiscent of the decorative repertoire Brancoveanu. Stained-glass Windows, railings, stairs and ceilings with foisorului beams, some painted, remember the Bill romantic ornamental.
This decorative repertoire does nothing to highlight the unique character of the building, pulled out of the Cantacuzino family coat of arms, as well as those belonging to families related to this, painted in the reception hall with frescoes of ilustri members of the muntenesti branch of the Cantacuzino boyars.
The resort is in full coordination with extensive exterior terraces, retaining walls, ramps and stairs with balustrades of stone, which, besides the perfect functionality, realize the integration of space volumes. In addition, the complex is located in an area to be a scientifically proven important energy pole.
Cantacuzino Castle is open to the public for visit in summer 2010 and hosting cultural events and private.
Visitation schedule is every day between 10: 00-18: 00.
On the terrace in front of the Castle, having predeceased the Bucegi mountains panorama in its splendor, visitors can enjoy a coffee at the Café NABABU, just as with more than a century ago, have to be done together with Grigore Cantacuzino Osullivan select society of that time.
On the field, visitors can practice gardening, can spend wonderful hours in the Park "Escapade Adventure Park-Zamora", in the autumn of 2012 will be able to dine at the Castle.
Cantacuzino Castle attracts more and more visitors who discover this gem full of architectural history under the inscription located of Croesus "I George Grigore Cantacuzino, with my wife Catherine born Danielle, I built this castle in remembrance of bravery and for a generation