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Exterior over Interior

The castle itself is stunning and provides some really nice views both on the outside around the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Arnhem, The Netherlands
Beautiful old castle, worth a visit

For those in the Doorwerth / Oosterbeek / Arnhem area, this castle is worth a visit. The original... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2017
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Fonteinallee 2, 6865 ND Doorwerth, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The castle itself is stunning and provides some really nice views both on the outside around the castle, and the courtyard of the castle. It is also very nicely situated on the banks of the Rhine river and surrounded by nice and quiet nature. The...More

Thank Traianus
Reviewed July 1, 2018

I was very happy of visiting this place. Ticket for 11EUR definitely cost it's money... Better to make it a whole-day visit. No need to hurry there. After visiting the castle you can sit in a restaurant nearby of have a picnic in same area....More

Thank Andrii Z
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

We found the castle interesting. All the rooms we looked at were well laid out and appeared typical of the time. The surrounding grounds have trees and paths to either walk or cycle. We stopped in at the coffee shop for a cool drink, which...More

Thank AnnKzn
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Since I live nearby, I have been coming here all my life. It's a beautiful castle with a great area where you can walk through the forest and a great courtyard with a beautiful tree. I've rated it average because of the inside and admission...More

Thank Nephtys187
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We went by bike through the beatifull nature surrounding this area de veluwe. And biked back along side river rijn. Great trip. The castle is in great shape with interior grom old times. Very kids friemdly with special taskd for kids. The free knight clothes...More

Thank hikeandswim
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We were very excited to see an actual, medieval castle on our visit to Doorwerth and were not disappointed when we went in. First off, we were so impressed by the drawbridge (and we're told it still works!), then once inside, it was very amusing...More

Thank Loyva F
Reviewed November 2, 2017

Fantastic castle. Very well preserved both internally and externally. Worth the ticket but could have more information in English

Thank LanaFerreira
Reviewed August 11, 2017

For those in the Doorwerth / Oosterbeek / Arnhem area, this castle is worth a visit. The original castle dates all the way back to 1260. However, the castle suffered and WWII seriously destroyed the castle. It was impressive to see that after a lot...More

Thank 69Wanderlust
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Cycling (electric bike!) around the area on a hot day this was a delightful place to stop off for a cooling drink and a rest in the central courtyard. We didn't investigate the inside of the castle but would go back again and do so...More

1  Thank BlomSKI
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

The castle is restored following WW2 damage. It represents 1600s to 1800s status. Originally a wooden structure from 1260. Its surrounded by a moat. You can get into the grounds inside the moat and coffee shop for free. Going inside the castle requires payment.

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Frances V
October 12, 2015|
Response from IVE-Melle | Reviewed this property |
Hello, The castle is open for visiting from Tuesday till Sunday from 11u till 17u. The entrance price is 9.50 Euro/person. Kids from 4 -12years pays 5.25 Euro. Kind Regards Ivan