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Worth a visit

We had a lovely time at this Chateau. We were given a guide to carry around and the information was... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2018
Jatvla
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Hobart, Australia
A restored old chateau

This chateau has been extensively restored and the extent of the restoration is itself of interest... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2017
DP1066
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Hastings, United Kingdom
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Jul 30, 2018
“Worth a visit”
Aug 18, 2017
“A restored old chateau”
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Le Barroux, Le Barroux, France
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Reviewed July 30, 2018

We had a lovely time at this Chateau. We were given a guide to carry around and the information was very interesting. The views from the building were beautiful.

Thank Jatvla
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

This chateau has been extensively restored and the extent of the restoration is itself of interest. There was a medieval festival taking place when we visited and parking was difficult. There is a car park, but it was full as were most of the surrounding...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2017

At only 5 Euros this chateau is well worth visiting. Its sad story of how many times it has been destroyed and the work that has been done to restore it is amazing and well worth supporting. There is a good description of the rooms...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2016

Attractive little chateau which was restored (at least according to the signs) largely with private money - of course, it's really the view you want - as once you've seen one pile of rocks...

1  Thank BlueHenFlyer
Reviewed September 21, 2016

The Chateau is a must see for anyone visiting Le Barroux, which is a very quiet village built on a rocky outcrop overlooking the surrounding plains. The Chateau was not open very often, this being quiet season although we could walk around the outer walls...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Before the Nazis torched this place as they withdrew in 1944, this may have been pretty neat. In the 60s restoration started but with a mix of results ranging from decent to sad with some downright bad. If you have a good imagination it is...More

1  Thank WineEng
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Atmosphere was romantic and the surrounding area is very quiet. View from chateau is wonderwull, you can view the original roof of houses and typical Provencal countryside.

Thank Jana S
Reviewed June 11, 2016

The person responsible for opening this chateau to the public couldn't be bothered to turn up for work leaving 8 tourists standing outside. I have visited this chateau before and was disappointed not to be able to show it to my guest.

Thank Lorraine2010
Reviewed August 26, 2015

This Castle is very impressive from afar. Unfortunately, the building suffered from a fire during WWII and was never properly restored afterward. It makes a nice stop if you visit the Mont Ventoux, but it isn't worth a special trip.

Thank Steven W
Reviewed August 21, 2015

We came across this almost by chance having seen the Chateau symbol on the map as we drove through on the main road. Initially the signs weren't good, rough car park up a rough track. We were in two minds whether to continue but having...More

1  Thank Wiltshire_Ian
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