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Maria Laach Abbey

56653 Glees, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Beautiful!

This stunning Benedictine monastery is located a short walk from Laach See. The monastery has the... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
WalesJennie
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wales
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Great to vist on a rainy day

The wife and I drove to see this Abbey. Please note the main road to the Abbey is being worked on... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Ron B
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Belgium
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This stunning Benedictine monastery is located a short walk from Laach See. The monastery has the most beautiful mosaic.and is quite lovely. You can organise in advance to visit the whole monastery or even book a retreat. The grounds have shops and the most fantastic...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

The wife and I drove to see this Abbey. Please note the main road to the Abbey is being worked on. So you will have to check your GPS to avoid the part of the road that is closed. There is a lot to do...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite places. I've stayed in the guesthouse and I've hiked the area. Today I took my wife and her parents. Such a beautiful afternoon. Walked all over, went out on the lake on a row boat, had a snack and visited the...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Well, part of our Rhein tour this stop is a must. Well, all is highly well prepared for your visit, is clearly one of the best prepared visits you can make on your way back or forward to Koblenz area. Prepared (paid) parking location, shops,...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I travelled not too far from where i was staying to visit this famous abbey. The location is very accessible since its just along the main road. Its German Romanesque features are a sight to behold. The abbey has an herbal garden nearby and is...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2016

Unusual Monastry set in grounds with modern amenities of a gift shop, cafe and garden centre. Close to the beautiful lake.

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Reviewed 18 February 2016

The impressive benedictine Maria Laach Abbey is set the nice surroundings of the lacher lake. It can represent either an half a day tourist trip while around Koblenz, or just a stop while cruising on the A61 Motorway between Bonn and Koblenz. The building is...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2015

What a beautiful place - I went there on a class trip 11 years ago and I always wanted to come back! I did and it was a nice place. Really tidy, good prices and a nice flower store and book store. Also nice sculptures...More

Thank Karina K
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

We were headed from northern Germany to the Rhine and decided visiting the abbey would be a nice break. We did had some difficulty as the exit to the abbey from the highway was closed due to construction and, for anyone who has not driven...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Beautiful building in a serene setting - was lucky enough to catch the 1145am service so a little chanting as well. There is a table in the back of the church with self guided tour cards in many languages. Well worth a couple of hours...More

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