Manor House Pálffy

Pálffy Manor: A Timeless Gem in the Heart of Europe

Pálffy Manor, located in the picturesque town of Svätý Jur near Bratislava, Slovakia, is a magnificent historical estate that offers a unique glimpse into the grandeur of aristocratic life. Nestled at the foothills of the Little Carpathians, this manor is a prime example of Renaissance and Baroque architectural styles, providing a stunning backdrop for any special occasion or cultural event.

Why opt for this venue:
Pálffy Manor, named after the illustrious Pálffy family, stands as a testament to the region’s noble heritage. It is a 5-star hotel with the finest service, offering a unique culinary experience and boasting a 700-year wine-making tradition. This makes it perfect for hosting more intimate and luxurious weddings.

Pálffy Manor, named after the illustrious Pálffy family, stands as a testament to the region’s noble heritage. The Pálffy family, one of the most influential aristocratic families in the Austro-Hungarian Empire, played a significant role in shaping the cultural and historical landscape of Slovakia. The manor itself has witnessed centuries of history, bearing the marks of various architectural styles from the Renaissance to the Baroque.

Venue Overview

Type of Venue and Suitability

Palffy Manor embraces guests with an atmosphere of sophistication. Elegant premises of the Manor house from the 16th century have been thoughtfully reconstructed and they combine historical features with high quality and functionality. It is also a 5-star hotel with the finest service. Manor house Pálffy is an impressive place for your event.

Location and Accessibility

Pálffy Manor is easily accessible from Bratislava, which is approximately 15 kilometers away. Visitors can reach the manor by car or public transportation. The nearest airport is Bratislava Airport, providing convenient international connections.

  • Approximately 15 minutes from Bratislava Airport
  • 50 minutes from Schwechat Airport in Vienna
  • 2 hours and 30 minutes from Budapest Airport

Venue capacity

Whether you’re planning an elopement or a grand wedding, Manor House Pálffy has the perfect setting to meet even the highest expectations. With its historic charm, professional event planning, and creative approach, we strive to create memorable experiences for you and your guests. The Grand room, Pro rege et patria, and conference rooms offer elegant and versatile options, seamlessly blending history with state-of-the-art modern technology. And on top of that, your event can be bejeweled by a unique culinary experience.

Palffy Manor House provides four wedding options with a starting point of 2 guests:

  1. Pro Rege et Patria: Accommodates up to 130 people.
    there is a special smaller part of this space for more intimate groups
  2. Private Lounge Habsburgs: Suitable for up to 30 people.
  3. Palatín tavern: Ideal for gatherings of up to 60 persons.
  4. Exterior space: Accommodates up to 800 people.

Advantages of Choosing Manor House Pálffy

Manor House Ambiance

The manor’s architecture is a beautiful blend of Renaissance and Baroque influences, showcasing the aesthetic styles of different time periods. Elaborately designed facades, sophisticated interiors, and carefully landscaped outdoor areas combine to create a charming atmosphere that transports visitors to another era. The manor has been thoughtfully restored to maintain its historical authenticity while providing modern amenities for today’s guests.


Pálffy Manor was constructed in the 17th century by the influential Pálffy family, one of the prominent noble families of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. The manor has seen various renovations over the centuries, each adding to its architectural and historical richness. The Pálffy family played a significant role in the region’s history, and their legacy is intricately woven into the fabric of the manor.

Dining Delights

For centuries, Manor House Pálffy’s past was connected with the production of wine, which they are now reconnecting by marrying the historical production of wine with gastronomic art. And they are complementing all of this with the production of craft beer.

At Manor House Pálffy, you can immerse yourself in a world of tastes that reflect the rich Austro-Hungarian culture. The menu is filled with specialties that carry the spirit of modern fine dining. You can savor gourmet menus and experience the same atmosphere that the Habsburgs and Pálffys once enjoyed.

You should definitely try the treasures from Pálffy wine cellars, together with traditional cuisine, as a harmony of extravagant culinary combinations with a modern twist.

Event Possibilities

Marriage Ceremonies

Whether you’re planning a fairytale wedding, an intimate wedding, or an elopement, Pálffy Manor provides a stunning backdrop that is sure to impress. The manor’s grand halls, intimate chambers, and picturesque outdoor spaces offer versatile settings to suit any occasion. With its enchanting atmosphere and impeccable service, Pálffy Manor ensures that every event is truly unforgettable.


Please take note of the following text: Although the Manor House is not a traditional hotel, it offers accommodation in the form of exclusive suites available only for events held in the mansion. The quality and attention to detail are undeniable. The suites are not only beautifully renovated but also adorned with thoughtful details, such as unique names for each apartment.

Step into history as you sleep in the top-quality apartments, each bearing the name of a nobleman from the illustrious Hungarian Pálffy family. With a total of 10 fixed beds in three historic and one modern apartment, ranging in size from 40 to 54 m2, you’ll be surrounded by the rich heritage of the Pálffy family. The Katharina Pálffy suite, with its unique glass connection to the bathroom, is a popular choice, especially for newlyweds and honeymooners.

While Pálffy Manor itself offers accommodation for a maximum of 10 guests, several charming hotels and guesthouses are located in the nearby town of Svätý Jur and the surrounding area. These establishments provide comfortable and convenient lodging options for guests attending events at the manor.

Wine-making traditions

The town of Svätý Jur, with its idyllic location in the foothills of the Little Carpathians, offers more than just historical allure. Renowned for its wine-making tradition, Svätý Jur invites visitors to explore its local vineyards and indulge in some of the finest wines Slovakia has to offer. The town’s quaint streets, historical buildings, and friendly locals add to the charm of this picturesque destination.


Pálffy Manor in Svätý Jur is a true gem of Slovakia’s cultural heritage. Its stunning architecture, rich history, and beautiful surroundings make it a perfect venue for any special event or a delightful day trip. Whether you’re planning a wedding, attending a cultural event, or simply exploring the region, Pálffy Manor offers an unforgettable experience.

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