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Beit Eddine

Beiteddine, Lebanon
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Ranked #1 of 4 Attractions in Beiteddine
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Castles
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Montreal, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

We visited the magnificent display of mosaics which we enjoyed very much. We also visited the rest of the palace and were happy to find that we could take photographs. Visiting Beit Eddine is a must.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

i like every thing in beit eddine, if you love history this is one of the most amazing places in lebanon to visit, try it and you will never be disappointed

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Baghdad, Iraq
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78 reviews 78 reviews
38 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

a Middle Eastern Style Palace that will really make your day once you put your feet into it. there are a lot of water fountains within and a nice looking gardens. the road to the palace itself (it is almost 60 minute driving from Beirut) is so nice. I advice to visit this a place within a trip that should... More

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Diamond Bar, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This palace is so colorful and fun to see. It has lots of water fountains, There is a gentleman that will explain all the room in the palace. The bath tubs are interesting to say the least.

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We had about an hour to walk through this palace and it was really great! The detail involved in all the decor is incredible! The pictures really don't do its justice. I would definitely recommend anyone to go here when they go to Lebanon.

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Rhodes Town, Greece
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

About 50 min from Beirut, through a very beautiful clean road surrounded by trees, you reach Beit el Dine. Follow the signs and it s very easy to reach it. Before going there, I advise to visit the Palace of Moussa which is a very rich museum of the Lebanese history. Beit el Dine is a very big Palace, about... More

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Oxford
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

A trip from Beirut into the Chouff mountains with a taxi or hotel driver is a must, but you'll be well rewarded at Beit Eddine With palace rooms and gardens open and displaying mosaics, sculptures and artefacts with outstanding views across the hills and back down valleys of the historic Chouff. Don't miss it.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

we went to Kazzem Al-Saher's concert I loved the road there it's really nice you just wanna get out of your car and take loads of pictures and admire the nature if you love nature you must go there for a road trip

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Johannesburg
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

When deciding to go and view a historical place, it is rather difficult. The expectations are high, and disappointment can ruin the trip. On this one I am neutral. The furnishing and workmanship of the original craftsmanship are pretty good. The one thing that ruined it for me was those horrible split AC unit protruding from the walls in one... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

not a must-see, but you'll enjoy the visit. It's sad that the walls, instead of restoring it, were painted... Looks clean though but lost a lot of the original antiquity

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