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Beautiful quaint castle "on" the water. Definitely worth a visit, I think it was only 5 euros. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MYLO020710
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Worth the detour if you are nearby

Unique fortified house surrounded by water with an interesting history. The town itself is... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Christopher G
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Evrehailles, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful quaint castle "on" the water. Definitely worth a visit, I think it was only 5 euros. The owners still live in a part of the castle. We only found the castle due to the owner of the small hotel we were staying in, informing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately during winter there is no visiting and all area is closed... should be nice during summer with the lake and gardens.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Unique fortified house surrounded by water with an interesting history. The town itself is charming, the hotel in front looked charming as well. Parking will cost you 2 euros. It is a short 200 meter walk up to the grounds of the house. You can’t...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

I'm sure it's better if you speak German because the tour is not in any other language, but it was pretty cheap and cool to look at anyway. You have to park in a public lot about 10 minutes down the hill, but the caretakers...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank richt727
Reviewed 8 September 2018

More a lovely renaissance country house than a full scale castle. A moat full of trout and nestled in the Spessart forest. Some interesting furniture and glass - all on a quite modest scale. Lived in by the descendants of the original family so large...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Schloss (castle) Mespelbrunn was an excellent example of a working castle. There was a moat and several towers. We did take the tour (5 Euros per adult). the tour guide only spoke German and unfortunately he spoke fast, so listening and translating was a bit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Claudia10229
Reviewed 19 July 2018

The castle is at the end of the village, and the interior and exterior are really impressive. Only a limited number of rooms are available to visit with a guide (our spoke with strong dialect, hard to understand if you are not the native German...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

So this was our first castle during our 3 week road trip around Germany. It is exquisitely beautiful and the backstory on this castle is what sold us to visit it. Once there, spoken English is a rarity. What cha' gonna do? It's our problem...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 799eileen
Reviewed 18 May 2018

The castle was already closed when we arrived but we walked in the castle area and took some pictures. There is a chapel on the hill, a Neo-Romanesque sepulchre chapel. From the chapel area you have a beautiful view of Mespelbrunn

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 29 March 2018

What a wonderful experience to visit Schloss (castle) Mespelbrunn! Less than one hour by car from busy Frankfurt, you arrive at a place that seems like a different world. You find yourself stepping back 500 years and into a dream. Time travel has never been...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Das Schloß ist nur im Sommer geöffnet.
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