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Otocec Castle

4.0 of 5 Castle   |   Grajska cesta 2, Otocec SI - 8222 , Slovenia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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124 reviews 124 reviews
12 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

It was the OktoberFriday when I went from Ljubljana to Zagreb. The highway is quickly poured into Dolenjsko, part of Slovenia, which is very reminiscent of Lower Austria. A similar configuration, greenery and hills but everything - nature, buildings and people - a little more tousled from Austria and its pedantry. Here are Balkans some but enough touched Central Europe,... More

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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Booking this hotel for our party of 7 was rather extravagant (quite expensive) and I was worried that I'd be disappointed. But I needn't have worried because it was divine. The suites were gorgeous. My parents' room had a bathroom (with jacuzzi) nearly bigger than some hotel rooms. The castle grounds with moat and gardens was like a setting for... More

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Bizeljsko, Brezovica, Slovenia
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

I'm an Englishman living in Slovenia so I like to think I have the best of both worlds. Along with fellow golfing fanatics, we regularly visit the castle for lunch, or perhaps just a cup of coffee before indulging in our passion. In every case the food at Otocec Castle is splendid, while the service is refined and impeccable. Having... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Stayed there for few days, while on my way to Switzerland. A pleasant surprise, great location with great service. The view from the castle is magnificent and the rooms are spectacular(modern but you could still feel the medieval ambiance). The food in the restaurant was also very good. Definitely a place thats worth a visit.

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

This is 5 star hotel and restaurant and I suppose the price reflects this. However having said this, it was not as much as I expected The restaurant is of course silver service and the menu inventive and extensive. Service impeccable Our room had a jacuzzi The building is on an island and very picturesque Staff of course, the best

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Been there with my wife to celebrate our 34th anniversary. Theplace was suggested by a couple of friends who had travelled in Slovenia last summer and spent two nights there. Really an experience, eith this restaured castle sleeping inside the river. Weather helped a lot. Superb service and dinner. If you are looking for relax and a different atmophere, this... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

We spent an evening during October on a cold, blustery day. The castle was warm and cozy despite the weather. The rooms are exquisite and very comfortable! Dinner was incredible with a five course chef special!

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Nantucket, Massachusetts
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

We had booked over the internet and didn't know it was a Relais & Chateau! Just stayed one night on our way to Austria. Great dinner. We were there on a cold, October night and it is odd there isn't a little cozy bar area. But in summer it would be terrific. We had been sailing in Croatia so a... More

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85 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

Spent one night here while travelling. Stay got off to a bad start with the receptionist just handing me a key and pointing to where the room was on the other side of the hotel. I then struggled up to the room carrying two large bags while a number of staff watched on. Our corner room was a good size... More

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Perth, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2012

We went as a special treat and spent two nights in mid winter. The castle was burned down and completely rebuilt as a hotel. The attention to detail is excellent in both the building/furnishings and in the service. I think there was only one other couple staying at teh time. The decor is all in the style of olde castle... More

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Also Known As:
Otocec Castle Hotel Otocec
Otocec Castle Hotel
Address: Grajska cesta 2, Otocec SI - 8222 , Slovenia
Location: Slovenia > Lower Carniola Region > Otocec
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 Specialty lodging in Otocec
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Otocec Castle 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The only castle in Slovenia, located on an island in the middle of the Krka River, starts 2010 as the newest member of an acknowledged association of mansions and hotels Relais & Châteaux.A castle that stands out from the rest. The earliest reference to it dates as far back as 1252. Originally restored ambience: Gothic and Renaissance design. There are Superior suite, Senior suite with two bedrooms, Junior suite with a living area and Double rooms.Restaurant Grad at Otočec castle has mediaeval inspiration, modern creativity. Appreciation of local culinary peculiarities. Top-quality wines. Membership of the gastronomic association Chaîne des Rôtisseurs. Get married with the Count of Otočec's blessing. May your wedding photographs be truly majestic. Throw a gold coin into the river for good luck. Make your day a magnificent one! The stunning Otočec Castle is simply perfect for your most important special day. Celebrate your wedding at the unique river castle in Slovenia, in an exclusive environment and the way you want to.The glamorous natural scenery and the energy of the medieval castle walls provide the perfect fairytale setting for your dreams to come true. Topmost gastronomy, superb wines, exceptional services and experienced wedding planners ensure an unforgettable experience.A discreet and exclusive location: Top-level meetings of 10–15 people require a special setting: Otočec Castle Hotel's royal suite or the Knight's Salon. ... more   less 
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