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Address: Schlossstr., Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Phone Number: 0261 51656
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We saw this castle from the Rhine

This was the first castle we saw as we cruised up the Rhine. It looks like fairy tales happened here. It would have been nice to visit, but we had more castles to see. This one... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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Hampstead, New Hampshire
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Hampstead, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

This was the first castle we saw as we cruised up the Rhine. It looks like fairy tales happened here. It would have been nice to visit, but we had more castles to see. This one was one of the prettiest.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We saw this castle while taking a boat tour from Koblenz. This looked really cool and the coloration really stood out against the green background.

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Florida Panhandle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

I have visited Schloß Stolzenfels several times and it is delightful each time. One of the "romantic" Rhein Castles built on the ruins of a long-destroyed defensive castle, Stolzenfels has the fun Gothic romanticism castles should have. Most fun is getting to wear the felt slippers you're required to don to avoid damaging the gorgeous wood floors as you go... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We checked the hours they were open both on trip advisor and on their website. We showed up...and hiked the 20 mins up the hill, only to find it boarded up tight. I tried to call, and it just rang. No sign to explain, in any language. It was very pretty and the walk around the outside and the view... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

I enjoyed the visit with my wife. The nice walk up the winding road sets the mood. Once there the view is breathtaking. You can see up and down the river on a clear day. The tour is great and interesting. The minimal entry fee is well worth it. Must see.

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Cologne, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

The castle itself on the inside is not that impressive, the rooms are quite boring. This place's charm is on the outside. Sadly, you can not access the balcony and the garden without attending the tour, which is only given in German and takes about 40 min. But yes, it sits on the most perfect point to get an amazing... More 

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Koblenz, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

cool spring day but view and tour impressed the whole family. We drove to the schloss and paid for parking...could have parked free on main road. Walk up hill was invigorating and kept us warm on a cool day. Views of Rhine River are tremendous and would have been breathtaking on a completely sunny day. Tour was well worth time...guide... More 

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Monmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

24th October 2014. You park at foot of hill, and as so often climb numerous stairs and wend your way on a path which zigzags up the hill...all worth it though. Castle is very well preserved. You have to take a guided tour which lasts about 40 mins and is in German - they gave us some laminated cards in... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This castle on the hill is very busy on Sunday but, happily they have a shuttle bus to take those who are not up to the long steep walk up. Once there, the castle is very nice.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

The castle is a 10 minutes bus ride out of Koblenz (there is a bus leaving from the main train station). Then you have to walk up a hill for another 10 minutes and you reach the castle. Castle was built n the middle of the nineteenth century for the Prussian king on top of castle ruins from the middle... More 

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Additional Information about Schloss Stolzenfels

Address: Address: Schlossstr., Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Phone Number: 0261 51656
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Rhineland-Palatinate  >  Koblenz
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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