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Hellbrunn Castle

Fuerstenweg 37 | Hellbrun, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 820372
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“trick fountains” (322 reviews)
“guided tour” (88 reviews)
Fuerstenweg 37 | Hellbrun, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 820372
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As the great comedian Eddie Izzard jokes when he tours the U.S. ------ Europe can be so boring because every time you turn the corner we have another f_____g castle!!!! We couldn't agree more......after a while they all start to look the same. Not so...More

Thank Lance L
Reviewed yesterday

One of the stops in our Sound of Music tour is this castle located at the outskirts of Salzburg. Schloss Hellbrun actually houses the famous gazeebo where the song "I am 16 going on 17" was sung. The grounds of this place is pretty as...More

Thank gurufvg
Reviewed yesterday

Very easy to get there by bus, the Hellbrunn palace itself is not something out of this world, but the whole nature it lies in is totally magical, its gardens are perfect palce to spend some calm time with beautiful nature around you... and MOST...More

Thank charbs1
Reviewed yesterday

We stopped here on our way out of Salzburg heading for the mountains. Te organised tour of the water features was totally different from anything else but very interesting and sometimes very wet. The Palace building is OK but nothing special and the Gardens oK...More

Thank BrianMellor
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Its a Castle wherein you dont need a guide as they provide with Audioguide which is enough to get its overview ... The castle is absolutely mesmerising ... The best part of the castle was The Trick Fountains ... Its so surprising to see that...More

Thank swapnil a
Reviewed 4 days ago

I could have stayed here all day. If you have the Salzburg card (which I strongly recommend) we get in free here. The castle and grounds themselves are breathtaking. You can take an audio tour that tells you about the history of the castle. Also...More

Thank bethiegrl1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Everywhere you go in Salzburg is a treat...everything you drink and eat is perfect...the people are wonderful...the cafes are world class!

Thank paulC8511HO
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a fascinating house the guided tour is worth doing and very amusing the grounds are free to walk in and very pleasant its easy to find and nice walks in the grounds

Thank jockp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit this place only for trick fountains. You need to book the tour an hour or so in advance. During that time visit castle. Trick fountain is fun especially for kids. Memorable experience.

Thank Mili821
Reviewed 1 week ago

The palace isn't really that much of a palace, there aren't preserved living quarters or anything like that. There's a modestly interesting museum inside instead. The "water tricks" are really fun, but only if the weather is nice. You get wet. No escaping it. I...More

Thank dusics95
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18 May 2017|
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Response from mearsfamily | Reviewed this property |
You can walk around the park and see the grounds but not the fountains. It's not very big but worth a quick look. If you do the fountains watch out for the nasty guide who likes to get your cameras wet and get you wet on a... More
18 April 2017|
Response from Natalie T |
I was soaked today - it was cold and I had an unpleasant afternoon in wet clothes. Idiot guide I politely asked him to let me get through without getting wet. He said No. be careful people although the water features are... More
Pooja B
12 April 2017|
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Response from lmoreau | Reviewed this property |
I'd plan for 30-40 minutes for the actual tour, but you will probably want to walk the grounds a little as well as they are quite lovely. I would highly recommend going at dusk - lit up the fountains and statuary are really... More