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Chateau de Beloeil (Beloeil Castle)

rue du Chateau, 11 | Beloeil village, Beloeil 7970, Belgium
32 069 689426
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Beloeil
Type: Castles
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Brussels, Belgium
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Old castle, with a long lasting history. Beautiful building, nice gardens. My feeling is that the castle need better maintenance. There is mold smell. But who cares. The place is really beautiful, nice to see. Good location, easy to find, especially by GPS. There is free car park nearby.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 attraction reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

I've been told that this is "Les Versailles Belge". In fact, I didn't expected so much, but I was really desappointed. The castle needs a restoration. There is a free parking and if you love castles, it is not bad to see it, but keep your expectations low. In addition, you can take a walk in the gardens.

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Brussels, Belgium
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

Happened to visit on the day of a town festival, complete with "giants" and lots of bands in a parade of sorts. Great fun to mingle with some ordinary folks, eat festival food (the same the world over -- fried dough with sugar...delicious!) and drink fabulous Belgian beer. Someone else called the chateau "shabby," and it is that around the... More

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Mons, Belgium
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

For over 20 years, this park receives the biggest manifestation of classical music. About 15.000 people stroll around the park to enjoy the performances of the artists on the numerous stages of this huge music festival. There were many families, people of all ages actually. I took my three kids along, ages ranging 12 to 9. We spent all day... More

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Brussels, Belgium
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

I expected a mini-Versailles, but was disappointed with the state of Beloeil. We visited on a beautiful summer day but found a chateau in a very sad, shabby state -- definitely in need of much restoration work. The gardens were neglected and overgrown, which meant lots of bugs. All the ponds were dirty with lots of green gunk.

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Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
10 attraction reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

you spend all day and evening walking from places to places, listening to several orchestras (classical and ethnic music) with a picnic basket prepared for you, so you can ly on the lawn and enjoy it while music goes on and end you evening with a philarmonic program and wonderful fire!

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11 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

The park is impressive, particularly when the day is sunny. The interior looks almost like that of a royal palace. Plenty of old furniture and paintings all around. You have the impression of entering an only recently deserted palace, not a museum. In the small shop they sell beer from the region and "wine of the Princes of Ligne" (the... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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79 reviews 79 reviews
45 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

About an hour drive from Brussels a very nice Chateau to visit. For individuals Weekends and public holidays in April, May, June and September 2012. Every day from 1st July until 31th August 2012. Self glided tour . Give yourself an hour. Buy the bottle of local wine they sell at the small gift shop 6 euros, it was wonderful!... More

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