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Castello Orsini

Via Borghese, 01020, Bomarzo, Italy
+39 0761 924666
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Visit this Castle for the View

We are staying in Soriano nel Cimino and have a view of the castle from our flat. It is a grand... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
scottandmaryg
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Seattle, Washington
via mobile
Nice

One of the many noble residences you find in the Italian country side, this one is not particularly... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
USExpatsThe3Cs
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good48%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
17 Aug 2017
“Visit this Castle for the View”
11 Apr 2017
“Nice”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Via Borghese, 01020, Bomarzo, Italy
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We are staying in Soriano nel Cimino and have a view of the castle from our flat. It is a grand castle dating to the early 1200s. It is run by the local University and is only open on the weekends. There is an exhibit...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

One of the many noble residences you find in the Italian country side, this one is not particularly well preserved, but is good to see one where they have made efforts to make it visitable. And it costs only 2 Euros.

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Castles are always fascinating. This beautiful Italian one in Bomarzo is perched atop a hill and it's a lovely walk on narrow streets. It's been a prison as well, open for visits of the weekends now. We visited this after the amazing gardens and monster...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2016

We walked up here from the small town after a visit to the 'Monster Park'. The small streets and passageways are delightful and the old steps would have seen many feet tread their ground. The main 'Doumo' and square at the top is picturesque and...More

2  Thank Ray P
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Reviewed 19 January 2016

Palazio Orsini is open to the public on weekends. It is a grand place to stroll through picking out the architectural details and ogling the ceiling and wall art. If you get a chance, catch a musical concert in the salon and don't miss taking...More

Thank Diane D
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Reviewed 10 July 2014

The castle, then prison, sits on top of a hillside and lights up the night. The views from the top are spectacular. We had a young, pleasing guide who spoke great English and answered all of our questions. A small passageway to the top is...More

2  Thank vivalv98
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