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HIghly recommend!

Other than having a difficult time finding our way up to the castle, once we got there it was well... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
F3211OMmarym
Stunning castle with great views

There's two ways to get up to this castle, one is a hard slog the other costs 2 euro for the lift... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
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Jul 1, 2018
“HIghly recommend!”
Jun 26, 2018
“Stunning castle with great views”
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THE HISTORY OF THE CASTLE OF GÜSSINGIn 1157 Güssing is already being mentioned and documented. After three versatile centuries under different dynasties, Güssing, Német-Ujvár, - on 30th of June 1524 - is being obtained by the Batthyánys, who nearly...more
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

Other than having a difficult time finding our way up to the castle, once we got there it was well worth it. The outside views of the surrounding area were outstanding and the many, many rooms were filled with artifacts spanning many centuries. The views...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2018

There's two ways to get up to this castle, one is a hard slog the other costs 2 euro for the lift, on a hot day I'd get your money out. The castle itself is interesting with some English language translations and a further hard...More

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Reviewed August 18, 2017

Finally arrived in Gussing and the 'village' where I have family roots. Gussing is a small town but has everything you need, an abundance of cafe's, chemists and banks! Delving into family history it turns out that there is a link between my mothers side...More

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LBatthyany, Inhaber at Burg Gussing, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2017

Dear Paterson Family, thank you very much for your so detailed comments regarding your visit to our family castle, Burg Güssing. We, the Batthyány-family together with the whole team of the castle, including the restaurant team, always strive to make it possible, that the visit...More

Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

I loved the castle area as well as the inside of the castle very much! It is unbelievable how everything is well preserved. Information is given in English, German and Hungarian languages which made the visit even more interesting (I was afraid that the there...More

Thank Rima S
LBatthyany, Inhaber at Burg Gussing, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2016

Dear madam, We are delighted you had a pleasant time at our castle. Specially that People from other countries visit us as well is what we strive for. Kindest regards and all the Best L E Batthyány-Strattmann Kurator Burgstiftung

Reviewed December 3, 2014

My husband is hunting in the region so I took my two young children to Burg Gussing today and we so enjoyed the experience. Even among the fog and mist of a cold Austrian morning the walk up to the castle and the view from...More

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LBatthyany, Inhaber at Burg Gussing, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2014

Dear madam, thank you very much for your kind report of your stay at the castle of Német-Ujvár Güssing this December! We are delighted to hear that you and specially your children loved it! The castle is indeed perfect for families and a great adventure,...More

Reviewed October 25, 2014

The castle high on the hill above the town dates from 1157. We walked to the castle and toured around inside. There are displays of family heirloom items and a large exhibit on cast iron items for the home. The views from the castle are...More

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LBatthyany, Inhaber at Burg Gussing, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2014

Dear visitor of Német-Ujvár! Thank you very much for your kind comment! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay not only at the "residenc of the Batthyánys" but also in the town of Güssing generel! Indeed it is a nice place and one has...More

Reviewed July 25, 2013

This castle is Worth the visit. It is from the 11th century and belongs to the Bathyany Family. It has interesting historical documents and items. The restaurant is also great. The food is very local and great. You can get a great view from Gussing...More

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LBatthyany, Owner at Burg Gussing, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2013

Dear madam, I want thank you for your detailed comments in regards to your recent trip to Burg Güssing Castle and museum and restaurant! We, the whole team, are of course very happy, that you "came back" to your town of birth and enjoyed a...More

Reviewed June 9, 2013

A real Middle Ages Castle from the 11th century - and you right in the middle of it! Walk up the mountain entering the castle through the various gates and feel like a Knight returning from battle or drive in style and comfort with the...More

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LBatthyany, Owner at Burg Gussing, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2013

Dear Sir, first of all, thank you very much for sharing your impression of the castle of Güssing (Nemet-Ujvár) with us! We are delighted, that you have made this visit "back into history" to this wonderful landmark in this region of Burgenland. More so, for...More

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