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just a visit, but really worthwhile

my mom (81) just visited the castle because she did not have anything to do. Really worthwhile... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Hardenberg, The Netherlands
Another free attraction

You can walk up to the castle and have a plod around for free, there is also a restaurant bar on... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2016
leicestershire uk
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“just a visit, but really worthwhile”
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Marktstr. 16, 56288 Kastellaun, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

If you are there anyway then tke a walk up to the castle but don’t make a special trip. Not much there. Restaurant was closed.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ajs_EP
Reviewed 24 October 2017

my mom (81) just visited the castle because she did not have anything to do. Really worthwhile spot, while she was visiting, there was a special event going on, which was really, really nice!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank sto7
Reviewed 3 August 2016

You can walk up to the castle and have a plod around for free, there is also a restaurant bar on site, well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank lydja
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Nice ruin, easy to get to. One of few that is not on Rhine/Mosel. Has restaurant on site. Very nice and active church on site as well. Parking close.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank walt42
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Great place to go with family and friends! Inside a renovated room in the castle ruins, feels warm and welcoming. Food is excellent, star cook. Prices are moderate, but not what they could be with this offering. A must see and do if in this...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank John M
Reviewed 28 May 2015

We stayed in a hotel close to Kastellaun & found this castle completely by chance. It is free & you can just walk in & enjoy the history. There is some explanations & a plan but all in German. As many other German castles it...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Ekaterina K
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Good for a hour of your free time to walk around. The guy that gives bowshootinglessons also has for the little ones brickplay. We enjoyed it!

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank CeeEst
Reviewed 22 April 2015

There's lots to scramble over, to look at and consider the interpretation info which is excellent. It's free, basically, with a small charge for the museum within the walls. The blend of old and new (a good restaurant is quite new) is singularly un-stuffy, and...More

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank Polly M
Reviewed 1 May 2014

This was a trip down memory lane for my wife. She used to come to the ruins as a child and explore. This is a well preserved example of some great architecture. A must see if you are in the area.

Date of experience: April 2014
3  Thank RDWNG1
Reviewed 8 September 2013

We visited this place late in the evening when the restaurant and activities were closed. This place must have been very impressive once upon a time, but as far as the ruins are concerned they are not really worthwhile for me as an adult. I...More

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank Jonasfred
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