Harrow House (Boronaház) pleasure experience


Farm stay hosted by Márk

5 guests, 1 bedroom, 3 beds, 1 bathroom

Local travel restrictions

Please review government restrictions on travel in this area due to COVID-19.
Entire home
You’ll have the accommodation on the farm to yourself.
Enhanced Clean
This host has committed to Airbnb's 5-step enhanced cleaning process.
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorperson.
Pets allowed
Guests often search for this popular amenity
Our Dear Speciaal Guest!
Let us introduce ourselves, Katalin Molnár and Márk Molnár from Szalafő, the humble and proud new owners of the special "Boronaház Porta" and your future hosts!
We are incredibly glad to have an interest in our wonderful environment, because we are working to be endlessly satisfied and returning to our guests!
The Boronaház Porta offers a relaxed holiday to enjoy a relaxed rural life for those who can get an insight into the traditional life style of the Guard.

The space
The apartment is fully equipped, without any completeness: double hotplate, fridge, sink, coffee maker, microwave oven, dinnerware, welcome drink ...
The apartment has 2 rooms, the bedroom is solid wood, 200x180cm double bed with 200x180cm mat, and in the foreground there are 2 separate solid wood beds 200x90cm.

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
Patio or balcony
Indoor fireplace
Luggage drop-off allowed

Select check-in date

Add your travel dates for exact pricing
Add date
Add date

4.83 out of 5 stars from 18 reviews


Where you’ll be

Szalafő, Hungary

The origin of the people here

The guard was once a long, impassable wilderness, then among the forests, on the hilltop people settled down: they cut down the trees and built their houses. The peoples of the Carpathian Basin: the Huns of the Avars Empire's defense line moved here, and the Öb and the Ancient tribes settled down and they - undoubtedly the Avar population left in them - absorbed the protection of Hungarian tribes against the western neighbors, they were also points for smaller adventures. The country became an important part of the turf system and then the border guard of the Hungarian Kingdom.

György Nemes-Folk wrote in 1818 about the guardian men: "They are hairy, brownish-looking, serious looking, chestnut-haired, oblong-headed, tiny sharp-eyed. They are silent, strong, and good for soldiers. "Those who had a chance to know Szeklerland and the Őrség could find that there are many kinships between the Székely people and the guardian people. Undoubtedly similarity is based on the same lifestyle and living conditions. The hypothesis that resembles the same origin of the two groups of people seems to be intense: namely that these peoples are descendants of Avars.

The Őrség stands for "guards area", "guards inhabited by hills". They were patrol patrol patrons who received patents from the king, and then King Matthias had noble privilege. Guardians, at their own expense, with their own weapons, defended the western border against invasions of Styrian and various German princes. Their independence has been preserved for centuries, and their particular, lifelong thinking and the sense of Hungarians have been preserved to this day. These people insist on their homeland, ancient ancestral names - Batha, Könye, Inner, Forjan, Tamaskó - are still common in this area.
The Trianon tragedy, then the post-retirement policy after 45, the establishment of the border zone, and the nationalization of forests also tested the tolerability of this people, the drastic migration and the decline of the population began. This tendency can be solved only by the tourists and visitors who are interested in natural beauties and ancient traditions.

Hosted by Márk

  1. Joined in October 2015
  • 23 Reviews
  • Identity verified
20 év bojongás után hazatérve várunk mindenkit őrvidéki Boronaházunkban! Ígérheten, hogy páratlan hely!

During your stay

We offer a wide range of services at the Boronaház Pension:

Garden stove for multiple functions
Barbecue cooking pot
Outdoor oven
Garden furniture
Garden furniture
Ping pong table
Small soccer field
Bicycle Rentals
  • Policy number: MA19022312
  • Languages: English, Deutsch, Magyar
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within a day
To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 15:00 - 02:00
Check out: 10:00
Self check-in with building staff
Pets are allowed
Smoking is allowed

Health & safety

Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Show more
Airbnb's social distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy

Explore other options in and around Szalafő

More places to stay in Szalafő: