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Burg Veldenstein

Address: Burgstrasse 12, Neuhaus an der Pegnitz, Bavaria, Germany
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Type: Castles, Cultural
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Type: Castles, Cultural

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Rouen, France
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Stayed here twice. Great family atmosphere, ambiance and food. The family that ran it leased it from the Bavarian Government. However, due to the need for extensive refurbishment and its subsequent costs, the Bavarian Government, the local brewery and the family did not reach financial agreement and, after 25 years, the hotel has closed.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

If it were possible to visit Veldenstein Castle these days, it would surely be the prime (and only) attraction in the otherwise rather bland village of Neuhaus-on-Pegnitz. Additional interest is provided by a historical footnote: Nazi leader Goering was the penultimate owner of the place, and apparently his Bunker can still be found underneath the castle which after the end... More 

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Upper Bavaria, Germany
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75 reviews 75 reviews
19 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

This isn't Neuschwanstein (neither are the lines). Burg Veldenstein offers an explorable outer castle that the kids can run around and enjoy, and fantastic views for the adults. Casual restaurant offers typical German fare, one of the better choices in limited Neuhaus. Sit and enjoy the fantastic local beers. Walk around and see the castle from it's north side as... More 

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Los angeles/Germany
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

Took my family to the restuarant, with was decorated with suits of armor and the parking is inside the castle walls.Great steak and vegatables and this town has a local beer tht carries the name of this castle. Castle towers above the village and really looks like something out of the movies.

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