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An interesting destination: The main Palace, Carriage Exhibition and Railway models

I liked the history of the palace, the interiors and the garden. The audio guide helped a lot. The... read more

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Unexpected Gem in a small town

This is an unusually well designed castle with well appointed rooms, a great wooden staircase and... read more

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Kastely utca 1, Keszthely 8360, Hungary
+36 83 312 190
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a well maintained medium sized castle right in the middle of the town. The rooms are furnished in the period that the family occupied the buildings and there are information notes in Hungarian, German and English in most rooms. The grounds are extensive...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I liked the history of the palace, the interiors and the garden. The audio guide helped a lot. The Carriage Exhibition is very interesting, tens of carriages, sleighs, even a Ford T. Makes you think about luxury in transportation :) Also, the Railway models exhibition...More

Thank CodLI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an unusually well designed castle with well appointed rooms, a great wooden staircase and large dining room (now used as a concert hall). After the 1980 restoration all rooms are re furbished with original time pieces. Noteworthy is the social responsibility of the...More

Thank Arthur M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was nice to visit a historical site in Keszthely. The palace is well maintained, the library was exceptionally beautiful. The only draw back was receiving some rude remarks in Hungarian when I tried to take a photo of an architectural detail. I believe that...More

Thank Eliza Z
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

The castle is very good renovated and brings the feelings of "the romantic old times" to our time. The park is a very romantic place to be with many trees for shady places and fountains. Certainly the main highlight in the city (beyond lake balaton,...More

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed July 24, 2018

This is one of the nicest palaces in Hungary. It is a lovely example of baroque architecture and a small portion is available to tour. It has many original pieces, which is rare in this part of the world where wars and governments have taken...More

Thank Progenitor
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

We went on bicycles to Kaszthely on final World Cup in Russia. Bored with the city Balatonkeresztur we are incredibly surprised. Nice promenade in the center of city leads to Palace with beautiful garden. It was very hot and sunny. Amazing scenery. Recommend !

Thank Adam C
Reviewed July 19, 2018

This palace is a place to come back to time and time again. I never miss an opportunity to enjoy the grounds and the beautiful architecture. An absolute must if visiting the Keszthely region.

Thank Dan B
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

We visited just the park, but even from outside the castle is beautiful. There are several exhibitions inside.

Thank Premysl
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Rainy day, good to go visit a palace. Different options in how much you want to see or spend time. Ticket has a bar code that allows you in at different parts of this complex. We did them almost all, saw an original T1 Ford...More

Thank FrankWill
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Response from FrankWill | Reviewed this property |
That was 1500 forint, not bad but this was the 1st time I had to pay to make pictures