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“Ooh Wooow!!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Slot Zeist

Slot Zeist
Zinzendorflaan 1, 3703 CE Zeist, The Netherlands
030-672-17-04
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Ranked #1 of 2 things to do in Zeist
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Santiago, Chile
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“Ooh Wooow!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

This place is a must if you want to bike arund Ziest, is a big park where you can rest or make a barbecue if you want. Lots of ducks and gooses that makes the picture a lot funnier! Do not miss it!!

Visited June 2013
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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“one of the nicest castle nearby utrecht”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

the garden the very beautifull gargen will come back
the castle good maintained and inside beautifull

Visited May 2013
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Vancouver, Canada
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“Slot Zeist”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

Beatifull castle type mansion with surrounding grounds comlete with a moat. There happened to be an art type fair the day we visited with free admission to the mansion. Would reccommend visiting this place.

Visited June 2012
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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“One of few palaces available for the public, tours only in the weekend!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012

I booked a tour, which is only done during the weekend!.. The current building dates from the 17th century and is not as big and impressive as palace 't Loo in Apeldoorn (though it was designed by the same architect). It has some nice rooms all in barok style. In the garden of the castle they hold theater plays and there are also expositions in a small part of the building (but if you go to these you only see a very, very small part of the building and not the nice rooms so beware of that!).

The tour lasts for 45 minutes and is not expensive EUR 5,50 for grown ups.

I looked at the site and they say that it is not certain that they give tours each weekend, because the caste can be rented for weddings and parties, so check first!.

It was an entertaining tour, but I have seen more impressive castles/palaces. Still it is a good alternative if you stay in the Utrecht region and it is a nice and green area, nice for a walk afterwards!.

Visited April 2012
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Naarden, The Netherlands
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“Great for conferences”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

You inhale the atmosphere of forgotten times. Very suitable for small/medium sized groups for conferences, weddings or other private as well as company parties.

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