Mara Pension *** (Desești)


In a blessed space, with beautiful landscapes, hard-working and warm people, right on the bank of the river Mara you can find the guesthouse of the same name: MARA! Being located on a side road, far from the hustle of the city, Mara is a place where you can find yourself and recharge with the energies transmitted by the emblematic river of the Historical Maramureș: Mara!

The tranquility and gentleness specific to Maramureș are abundant here. You are surrounded by the discreet attention of the hosts and their efforts to make you feel good.

All the food from Pensiunea Mara is obtained from their own farms or from local producers, and the care with which it is cooked will make you feel really pampered.

Are you wondering what you can do in Mara? Discover an area where traditions and customs are still preserved with sanctity, where woodworking is a high art craft and just a simple walk through the village will make you discover real architectural jewels. at every step. And if we still haven’t convinced you, we can only tell you that the wooden monumental UNESCO church in Desești is a short distance away, and a visit there will be an opportunity to find spirituality and connect with the divinity.

And this is not all! Although Maramureș is recognized primarily for its churches and wooden gates, traditions and customs, in the Eco Maramureș ecotourism destination you will have the opportunity to reconnect to nature, because from here start several hiking trails to the main natural objectives in the area: Rooster’s Ridge, Chendroaiei Lake or Tatarului Gorges. You can also explore the area by bike because there are 164 km of marked trails. And if you feel that a walk in the vicinity of the village is all you want, we have good news: an easy hiking route between villages was recently marked in Desești!

From here you can easily reach the attractions in the larger area of ​​historic Maramureș: Bârsana Monastery, Merry Cemetery, The Memorial of the Victims of Communism and of the Resistance in Romania in Sighetu Marmației, Mocănița in Viseu de Sus.


  • Free WiFi internet access
  • Barbecue facilities
  • Terrace, garden
  • Private parking


  • The dishes served are prepared with fresh ingredients from their own household or from the locals.
  • Relaxation place arranged right on the bank of the Mara river, which flows right on the edge of the property.
  • Holiday vouchers are accepted.

CAPACITY: 10 people in 5 accommodation spaces

LOCATION: Nr. 322, 437135 Deseşti, Maramureș,


Maria Merca

Phone: 0749 459331



Facebook: @pensiuneamaradesesti