Castel Mimi: one of the top tourist attractions in Moldova

Republic of Moldova

Castel Mimi is a private company, which after the reconstruction (the largest renovation project in the country) opened its doors to visitors in 2016. It is included in the Wine Road of Moldova, which is the first cultural-tourist route certified by the Council of Europe as part of ITER VITIS Les Chemins de La Vigne en Europe. 

“At Castel Mimi we are proud of our position as one of the top tourist attractions in Moldova. Listed within the top 15 most beautiful wineries in the world, we present both history and modern architecture to our visitors who come each year from over 100 countries around the world. Visitors can delight in a tour of the only chateau in Moldova, find out about our unique role in Moldovan winemaking history, learn about how we keep Moldovan traditions alive in our food and wine and explore our stunning terraces and evergreen gardens. We are a family friendly winery and visitors both young and old will delight in a visit to the famous Castel Mimi,” notes the Castel Mimi team.

The wine resort includes different tourist establishments:

  • Restaurant “The White Owl” has a capacity of 100 seats. 
  • The “Wine party room” features long tables, comfortable sofas and a wine bar and is open to all Castel Mimi visitors. It is also available to hire as a party venue for groups of up to 60 people. This Bar is the perfect location to enjoy a glass of wine, take a coffee or sample some of the best traditional food Moldova has to offer.
  • When visiting our “Wine and coffee time” bar, guests can relax in comfy window-side sofas, sit at the bar or take a table. Whatever your choice you will be astounded by the amazing views whilst you enjoy our menu of top Moldovan wines, hot and cold drinks
  • Castel Mimi boutique hotel is a 5-star resort which includes seven unique bungalows built with stone and designed by the world-famous Italian designer Arnaldo Tranti. 
  • Swimming Pool – an Olympic-sized swimming pool, 25 meters long and ideal to spend some quality time during the hot days of summer. Our outdoor swimming pool is set within the luxurious and relaxing atmosphere of the Castel Mimi resort. It is the only pool in Moldova with underwater music and allows guests to swim with the added extra relaxation of classical music. In addition to the Olympic-sized pool, you will also find a children’s pool, and an open-air bar with drinks, food and snacks made from fresh, natural ingredients. Our pool is built with the highest quality materials and latest generation technologies to satisfy world class standards. Ozone water treatment is used to create a healthy and safe environment for all of the family.
  • Medieval Garden
  • Cellars

The Castel MIMI restaurant “White Owl” and bars are the perfect locations for people who feel inspired to enjoy the most refined gastronomic experiences, in a relaxing luxury ambiance. The chosen dishes, prepared with a distinct sense of fantasy from organic ingredients, always fresh and of the highest quality, pampered beautifully in the company of the best wines from the winery’s collection.

Castel Mimi has a 5-star hotel infrastructure, which includes 7 unique stone houses with individual names: Vanilla; Ruby; Pale Pink; Cherry; Plums; Citrus; Saffron. The fusion between local traditions and modern architectural elements has allowed the creation of comfortable, elegant and intimate spaces. Every room in the hotel offers a guest desk, room safe, hair dryer. Coffee and tea makers, digital TV, free WI-FI and air conditioning (or winter heating) are available.

At Hotel Castel Mimi you will be able to enjoy the useful properties of sulfurous water, namely the beneficial effect on the skin: anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic, smoothing the skin and improving its elasticity, as well as accelerating the regeneration of the epidermis; lowering the level of cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood; decreased glucose levels in diabetics; accelerating the regeneration of cartilage tissue; pain reduction and swelling of the joints; metabolism regulation; increases the body’s immunity; an increase in hemoglobin and the number of red blood cells and others.


Castel MIMI is a unique resort, which includes a wide range of services, to ensure a source of well-being, comfort and relaxation. Accommodation, outdoor pool, banquet facilities are available.

Castel Mimi has a semi-Olympic swimming pool, 25 meters long, perfect for spending time in the heat. Castel Mimi has a royal courtyard, which includes evergreen gardens, a grand square, a multipurpose room for events of all kinds, accommodation, a spacious pool, summer terraces, picnic areas and master classes. In the courtyard of the castle are often organized large-scale cultural events, such as concerts, shows or outdoor dining.