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One of the best castles in Germany

The Ronneburg castle is a real treasure and worth a visit if you love the medieval history. The... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Amazing for kids and lunch afterwards

Our boys loved visiting the castle. It's got such an authentic feel with dozens of bedrooms, dining... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

The Ronneburg castle is a real treasure and worth a visit if you love the medieval history. The castle commands a high position and is visible for miles from all directions. My estimate is a 30-40 minute drive from Frankfurt. There is ample parking and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018

Our boys loved visiting the castle. It's got such an authentic feel with dozens of bedrooms, dining rooms, kitchens and bathrooms. There is a well which is probably 100m deep that you can play with, a blacksmith workshop, a torture chamber, towers, and archery. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed March 28, 2018

We first visited Burg Ronneburg 20 plus years ago when we were stationed with the Army in Hanau. Our kids were 7 and 3. We would visit Ronneburg during their festivals and have wonderful memories. My husband and I had the opportunity to return to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

A wonderful medevil castle. Tour available to learn about the workings of the castle. Restaurants is wonderful. Food is good and good ambience. Great place for kids to visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

Pity we went there late evening when it was already dark, so we must have lost most of the charm that this place has to offer. Nevertheless our medevial themed dinner was an unforgettable exprience. The food and the beer were quite good, although we...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 17, 2017

The drive to this castle is very scenic and interesting - only 45 minutes north west from Frankfurt, you see beautiful farms and green fields. The castle has a 90 meter deep well where one can throw water and hear the sound few seconds later...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful plan for a day trip. You can visit the castle, have a guided tour and eat delicious Medieval food. Make sure you call and make reservations in advance.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 18, 2017

This restored castle is well-worth the visit and has an excellent restaurant with outdoor seating. Do take the time to climb to the top of the castle tower, where you can enjoy a great view of the surrounding countryside.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the impromptu visit with a German friend. The Attendent/host that greeted us upon arrival couldn't have been nicer. Also she spoke excellent English and went out of her way to make my visit memorable. The castle and grounds were accessible up to including the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Bill S
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

The castle itself is very interesting. The day we went there were locals dressed as people from the Middle Ages and actually making food in the kitchen of the castle with old tools and pots. Our 7 year old enjoyed it. Our 3 year old...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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