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Beit Eddine

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Address: Beiteddine, Lebanon
Phone Number: 009615500077
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$65*
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Beiteddine and Deir El Qamar Half-Day Trip from Beirut
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$85*
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Full-Day Tour of Beirut, Beiteddine and Deir El Qamar

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Palace of Prince Bechir, built approx. 1800. Due to the ongoing Beit Eddine festival lots of visitors, mainly Lebanese were there. A must see is the Hammam and the former stables... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Palace of Prince Bechir, built approx. 1800. Due to the ongoing Beit Eddine festival lots of visitors, mainly Lebanese were there. A must see is the Hammam and the former stables where there are 6-7th century AD mosaics are to be found. Entry fee is affordable. Beautiful environment Closed on Mondays

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

History place and beautiful ; the views are amazing, while many of the rooms, beautiful architecture, nice place to visite for family.

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Thank Alain A
Mackay, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really loved this place. The mixture of art and history is evenly balanced and the views are amazing. You can spend a lot of time here. Tip - Pack a small lunch it eat in the gardens and take it all in.

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Thank Brad_Eveleigh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

While many of the rooms were fenced off, you can still take a look at the doorway. Also, had a militaryman not mentioned that a mosaic displace was there, we would have completely overlooked it! Lots of great photo ops

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Thank Maria B
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

This is everything a summer palace should be; corners in which to relax and remain cool and places in which to continue with meetings and impress visitors. It has a great air of calm, not least because of the soft colour of the stone and the light interiors. Do not miss the mosaic museum, which is bound to impress even... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

This Palace seems nothing special from outside, but as soon as you pass through the main gate you change immediately your mind. The main gate leads you directly into the court yard which is really beautiful. You have the palace in front of you and you can just admire its wonders, like the gate which is finely decorated, the external... More 

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Beit Eddine is a historic and beautiful castle. Larger than it looks from the outside, I particularly enjoyed seeing the mosaics displayed in the palatial former stables.

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Detroit, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

I went here a couple years back and this visit was even better. The grounds themselves are beautiful, but also make sure to go the rooms themselves (on the upper and lower levels). Good for ages 10 and up. Though we did have smaller children with us and they enjoyed running around the vast area.

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Thank Donna K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Really lovely- beautiful architecture, amazing vista. Be sure to see the hammam and the amazing mosaics in lower level and garden.

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Thank Ovjk
Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

+Simply wonderful, amazing architecture. + reflects the heritage of Lebanon. + nice place to visit for families, couples.

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