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Not many castle here

Nice bike ride and walking around this sturdy castle and the woods nearby. I am not sure the castle... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Antwerp, Belgium
Excellent New years reception for local school personnel

A three hours walking dinner and reception with small bites. Excellent food quality, very nicecely... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Willy B
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  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
4 May 2018
“Not many castle here”
7 Nov 2017
“Excellent New years reception for local school personnel”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Nice bike ride and walking around this sturdy castle and the woods nearby. I am not sure the castle is open to visits, I would be interested in coming back in case of a open door's day or something like that. Nice day out.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank beppo81
Reviewed 7 November 2017

A three hours walking dinner and reception with small bites. Excellent food quality, very nicecely serviced. Friendly personel. 40 people attending. Four years similar friendly and delicious experience.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Willy B
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This castle from the 1400s was an absolute amazing experience to see! It was unfortunate that the castle was closed due to repairs but experiencing it from the outside was just as good. The adjoining restaurant and brewery was also amazing and highly recommend their...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank eddieinsydney
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This is one of the oldest castles in the area. It's not exactly glamorous, more like a solid fortress, designed to protect against intruders, and you can see the scars from many centuries of use. The surrounding forests have something magical about them and it's...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Wim D
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The castle is somewhat derelict and many parts are closed for visitors for safety reasons. However the location is magnificent, you can spend a few hours in the shaded surroundings. The place is on a biking route, we made it a stop and had a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Paul S
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The castle is small but lovely. I hiked up here and just loved the surrounding villages and nature. I once also attended a marriage here which was a very fairy tale like marriage.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Katrien S
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I recently visited here with my husband and my twin 9 year olds. We all had a fantastic time. There's a very relaxed atmosphere. The electronic guides are great and even the children enjoyed listening along with us. There are lots of interesting this to...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank kalit2013
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