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Nice

After visiting Felsenkirche, we walked over to Schloss Oberstein...great views, and we paid a small... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JenMizzRedJen
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Careful restored

Visited this gem recently with family. Very carefully restored and gives an impressive view into... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2016
wrpech
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cape coral
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3 weeks ago
“Nice”
23 Oct 2016
“Pretty Schloss with a nice view”
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Schloss 3, 55743 Idar-Oberstein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting Felsenkirche, we walked over to Schloss Oberstein...great views, and we paid a small fee to see inside the small castle...it was worth it.

Thank JenMizzRedJen
Reviewed 23 October 2016

It is worth it to walk up to the Schloss. The inside has been renovated and updated. They have a lot of different language sheets that will tell the history of the Schloss.

2  Thank Lliesaa
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Visited this gem recently with family. Very carefully restored and gives an impressive view into the history.

1  Thank wrpech
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I walked over here from the Burg next door but found it closed for a wedding. I do not know how I would have known but perhaps Saturday's may be something to look at during the summer. The castle is mostly intact and is typical...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Rich with history, we enjoyed a sunny afternoon at this castle. Kid, family, and elderly friendly, plan to spend several hours in the area. Very peaceful and relaxing.

Thank Theresa M
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Abosutely gorgeous castle, fantastic history and great value for your money *enterence fee* Very close to the train

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 14 June 2015

There was a wedding that we had to crash to see this castle. Simple as far as castles go, there is a restaurant inside that I can't speak too because we were quickly escorted out. The view from the castle is amazing but you can...More

Thank Penelope2013-16
Reviewed 26 March 2015

This beautiful castle has a very rich memorable history. It also boasts the best views in the city. I would highly recommend. There is also a restaurant there, not open all year, but try if it is open.

1  Thank Austin W
Reviewed 12 November 2014

Very good value for money (free entrance) and a small guide in our own language (Dutch) which was nice for the children. The old toilet, the loopholes, ....

1  Thank MarinkaH14
Reviewed 4 November 2014

This is such a delightful castle to tour.... There are some great rooms to see... and you do have to find the old castle toilet! That is pretty amazing!!!! This castle has some interesting furnishings as you wander through the many rooms.... And if you...More

1  Thank DrPeggy2014
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