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Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)

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Dear Visitors to Bran Castle,On June 1, 2009, we celebrated the return of the heirs of Princess Ileana with Bran Castleโ€™s rebirth as the first private museum and premiere tourist destination of Romania.June 1st Is the International Day of Children...more
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Str. General Traian Mosoiu nr. 24, Bran 507025, Romania
+40 268 237 700
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The decorations were tacky and covering all the furniture and everywhere. Annoying. That and the tourists making blood sucking sounds. Had interesting anecdotes of the past in English. Great view of the valley below.

Thank PeterBruceG
Reviewed 3 days ago

"Listen to them, the children of the night. What music they make!" I've been waiting so long for this moment to finally now that I was in Dracula's castle. I'm a fan of the book long time ago and have watched all movies of Dracula...More

Thank 313mimmyn
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing night. Best place to go for ๐Ÿ‘ป Halloween ๐ŸŽƒ. Get to go through the castle and than head to the garden for a dance ๐Ÿ’ƒ party. Everyone in high spirits and dress for the night. Great costumes.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visit the castle couple of days ago. The organisation of how many people can get in, it is terrible. We were stuck in a small room with at least 60 people waiting to walk up some secret stairs. The Halloween decorations was really bad....More

Thank EstefaniaG402
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice place to be. Great views and photo shoot spots. They try very hard to make you feel it is a creepy place but in that point of view it just a failure. To put some skeletons, skulls and spider webs doesn't make it creepy....More

Thank YarivI
Reviewed 6 days ago

Awesome and fun attraction if you are travelling to Transylvania. Went with a group of friends to Romania, Hungary and Prague. Romania was the unexpected favorite! Highly recommend the 4 day Dracula tour. Awesome tour guide Rezvan. took us to places we could never have...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this castle, it's such a maze of rooms, staircases and balconies. I recommend getting there early as otherwise there are huge queues. You can't visit Romania without seeing this ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

Thank LadyJ22
Reviewed 1 week ago

nice, interesting place to learn about the history, but our choice to go there on 3rd of Nov was really wrong - Halloween celebrated in Bran Castle ! I did not understood the connection between Romanian history and halloween. except if you want to have...More

Thank Vios2356
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very touristic site. It was very crowded. The ticket was 8โ‚ฌ. Too expensive for the Romanian standards. The view from the castle was great and the castle itself is admirable, although it is full renovated and not many things inside are from the era...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge crowds pushing you around in a place that has nothing about Count Dracul, who is the epicentre of the visit. It has plenty instead about Queen Mary and other sympathetic fellows; it has also some artificial spider nets to put you in mood. There...More

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Alexis P
November 4, 2018|
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Response from CalBristol | Reviewed this property |
Hi Alexis; No, you can't stay at Bran Castle as it is a private residence and still owned by the royal family! There are several hotels in the village of Bran probably with views of the castle though. Yes - there is a secret... More
Rachael S
October 24, 2018|
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Response from Lickcreek | Reviewed this property |
There are ways to get their with transfers in Brasov. I would consider looking into organized tours. I found mine very enjoyable and very informative. By doing a tour, we were able to do Bran, Peles and Rasov in one day and... More
August 19, 2018|
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Response from joehiroth | Reviewed this property |
Definitely go by yourself if you have your own car. Youโ€™re more independent. Enjoy it there!!
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