Majláthova chata (Majlath Chaletň 1500 m.a.s.l.

4.9 km 70 min


The Mengusovská valley , northern shore of Popradské pleso


“TEŽ stop at Popradské pleso – Majláthova chata” ( ↑ 1h , ↓ 50min)

“Štrbské Pleso – Majláthova chata” (↑ 1h 15min , ↓ 1h 05min)

1879 – a cosy hut was built on the shores of Poprad tarn, thanks to the chairman of the Liptov section of the Carpathian Union – Vojtech Majláth, whom the hut was named after, but it burned down after being a year in operation
in the same year, a wooden hut “Hincova koliba” was built a few hundred meters from the Poprad tarn and served for as long as 15 years
1881 – construction works on a new stone chalet had begun in a site of previous Majláth’s hut, initially carrying the name of its predecessor, later renamed “Popradská chata”, where everyone who entered the cottage signed on wooden walls and beams to become part of an unusual “chronicles”
1890 – this chalet burned down
1892 – the chalet was restored and later expanded to provide hostel services
theese buildings were in operation till 1961, when a new tourist hotel was opened to the public
2006 – the reconstruction of the Majláth chalet started in the original site
2010 – the chalet passed final inspection and commissioning

In opearation : year-round
Chalet Manager: Milan Blaško
Contact: +421 910 830 162