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Kasteel Hoensbroek

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A Step back in time

I visited Kaastel Hoensbroek with family while in the Limburg province. First time, I have been to... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Forbes, Australia
Good unique castle in Limburg

We enjoyed the tour of the castle. It’s well maintained and there are informal flyers available in... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Guza C
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  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages”(3 reviews)
Hoensbroek Castle is one of the largest and most beautiful castles in the Netherlands. The oldest section of the castle structure dates from 1250. The 40 different beautiful halls and rooms in the castle will take you on a fantastic journey through...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Klinkertstraat 118, 6433 PB Hoensbroek, The Netherlands
+31 45 522 7272
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 August 2013

My huband and I visited this castle on a rainy day in August 2013 after a long weekend in Maastricht. The perfect thing to do! Hoensbroek is a very very well preserved castle that has its origins in the 1300's and underwent three expansions in...More

3  Thank karen g
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Reviewed 1 November 2013

Although very impressive from the outside the interior has little to offer, which is very disappointing when one is used to British castles and stately homes. Very sparsely furnished and most of that is not original. Elderly people should not go up the tower at...More

1  Thank galleon1
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

I visited Kaastel Hoensbroek with family while in the Limburg province. First time, I have been to such a great place that really does step you back in time. The displays were very good and there was the option to take information cards in a...More

Thank KiwiFabio1966
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We enjoyed the tour of the castle. It’s well maintained and there are informal flyers available in English for each room.

Thank Guza C
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Visited here with guest as a result of the reviews and it did not disappoint - it was a nice day so went in primarily to wander round the grounds (no manicured gardens but pleasant and green) but spent the whole time looking at all...More

1  Thank Seymouria
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Such.an amazingly well maintained Kasteel The staff were very helpful and as part of your ticket you get a glass of mulled wine..... Huge grounds.. a dungeon. Tiny rooms in the turret that were sleeping and living quarters of the maids and attendants to the...More

Thank Trish M
Reviewed 29 November 2017

I've still been amazed by the size and state of this castle; it's very well-looked after and nice to look at ;) Lovely park around, a pond with ducks and swans, occasional festivals with balloons, tours for pretty much everyone - choose anything to your...More

Thank Leila S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Spent there a few hours on our weekend visit to Limburg and it was worth.Nice castle, you can see inside (paid entrance) and enjoy the old rooms, the tower (narrow stairs be aware!) and nice recreation of the castle a few centuries ago. Castle also...More

1  Thank JordiBo
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Kasteel Hoensbroek was a great way to spend an afternoon. We (my wife and I) had no trouble getting by bus from Heerlen to the castle in about 30 minutes (includes a 12 minute walk). The bus frequency is every 30 minutes and the castle...More

2  Thank Robert V
Reviewed 24 August 2017

It was used in a (children's) movie and props and information on how they made the movie is exhibited too. We also liked the movies that you could pick and choose (language choice + subject).

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This castle is one of Netherlands biggest and best preserved castles there is. It is beautiful inside and out. You can visit the inside of the castle and read about the history of the castle and the surrounding area. For children there is a puzzle...More

2  Thank Jeffvandenberg
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Today I've visited this beautiful castle together with my 5 year old daughter and 16 year old cousin. We did the 4-6 years old scavenger hunt which was very nice and interesting. It kept it interesting and fun for a young child. We've spend a...More

Thank Stinsa
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