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Kloster Eberbach

65346, Eltville am Rhein, Hesse, Germany
+49 6723 9178100
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A well-preserved monastery

I joined a guided tour to visit this monastery. A very large complex with church, wine cellar... read more

Reviewed today
BatesLau
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Hong Kong, China
Boring

Oh god this was boring. Visited with a big group with guide. There was little said that I didn't... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WintersFL
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Beringen, Belgium
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This 12th-century monastery has produced wine for the past 800 years.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine tasting” (15 reviews)
“guided tour” (8 reviews)
“sean connery” (6 reviews)
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65346, Eltville am Rhein, Hesse, Germany
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+49 6723 9178100
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Reviewed today

I joined a guided tour to visit this monastery. A very large complex with church, wine cellar, hotel, restaurant, souvenir shop, etc. I found it a very humble architecture as it was for the monks who had hard lives in the past. After the tour,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh god this was boring. Visited with a big group with guide. There was little said that I didn't already knew. Not very much special things to see.More

Thank WintersFL
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Kloster_Eberbach, PR Manager at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear WintersFL, I would like to thank you for your feedback. We regret that your visit did not meet your expectations. We take your advice about the guided tour seriously and will discuss it internally. We work hard to ensure that every guest has a...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

We visited Kloster Eberbach on New Year’s Day 2018 as a short excursion from Wiesbaden and were surprised we could get there so easily and quickly by public transportation that day: a short train ride to Eltville and from there less than 15 minutes by...More

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Kloster_Eberbach, other at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Dear Trainbleu, Thank you for the 4/5 rating. We are sorry to hear we didn’t fully meet your expectations regarding ‘The name of the Rose’. Be assure that your feedback about the leaflet and the museum will be discussed within the team as well. Thanks...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2018

A short drive from Frankfurt, this is a wonderful day trip even in Winter. An audio guide enables you to see and learn about the cistern monks at your own pace. Arrangements can be made for wine tastings as well. The gift shop sells a...More

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Kloster_Eberbach, PR Manager at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Dear rchernesky, we are happy that you enjoyed your stay at Kloster Eberbach. Thanks a lot for your great feedback. Best regards!

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

After visiting Eltville am Rhein we drove the short distance up to Kloster Eberbach. I loved it! My wife and our friend enjoyed exploring the museum part of the kloster, and I was inspired by the amazing stonework throughout. The kloster (monastery) was larger than...More

Thank Michael E
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KlosterEberbach, Mitarbeiterin at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Dear Michael, thank you for sharing your experience on this page. We´re very pleased that we receive such a good feedback from you and we´re looking forward to your next visit. Many greetings from Kloster Eberbach

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We went for the tour and dinner at night so we couldn't see anything of the outside really. On top of that the inside of the monastery wasn't heated! That is not a good thing considering we visited in mid December. There was a gift...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

(Let me preface by stating: This was a group tour, not self-guided.) We visited Kloster Ebenbach as part of a Viking River Cruise along the Rhine to visit Christmas markets, and it was definitely one of the best nights we had during our vacation. Our...More

Thank Lisa M
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KlosterEberbach, Mitarbeiterin at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Dear Lisa M., thank you for taking the time to rate your stay at Kloster Eberbach online. Nice to hear that you liked it here. Your feedback is important to us. Therefor I´ll gladly share it with the team. We would be happy to welcome...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

The monastery is well worth a visit. The building has been well restored and is extensive, it will take at least 2 hours to visit it all. The room with the re run and details of the filming of the Naming of the Rose (off...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

It’s a wonderful place at the river Rhein. Still in Hessen there is a wonderful castle and walk way through rose gardens and wine fields! All for free! We’ve been there ten years ago in summer and could pick off the grapes, even now in...More

Thank Sarah T G
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KlosterEberbach, Mitarbeiterin at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Dear Sarah, it´s nice that you were here again after a long time. Thank you for your feedback and the good rating. Many greetings from Eberbach

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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

This well-preserved monastery will take you back to Medieval ages. If you’re going to take the tour, get the one with headset recordings to fully understand and appreciate its history

Thank Emerald C
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