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Royal Connection

This lovely Castle is owned by the grandson of England’s Queen Victoria. It features an interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
evanses5
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Miami, Florida
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Fun Stop

We had a tour of Grein Castle-the castle is occupied so that is unique, there are antlers mounted... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Rebecca B
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Danville, California
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Greinburg 1, Grein 4360, Austria
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

This lovely Castle is owned by the grandson of England’s Queen Victoria. It features an interesting “diamond” room and a grotto. The house has many portraits of royal family and beautiful views of the Danube. We were lucky on our tour to see a local...More

Thank evanses5
Reviewed 19 July 2018

We had a tour of Grein Castle-the castle is occupied so that is unique, there are antlers mounted everywhere a "diamond vault" (a ceiling with a diamond cut) and a grotto. It is a lovely stop.

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 4 July 2018

I visit this cstle with mi girlfriend and it was very nice place to see. Ho likes history an castles should visit Greinburg.

Thank Duryi5
Reviewed 16 April 2018

On a bicycle tour, so had one day in this town. Unfortunately, it was Monday, the one day this place is closed. However, the courtyard was open. The signs said that the guided tours start May 1. One could see lots of heads of killed...More

Thank fuzzyfred
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Grein is located at a picturisque scenic valley, along the Danube. The Greinburg castle was originally from 1490. The beautiful courtyard and gardens are well maintained. Really interesting to visit.

Thank Mei T
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This privately owned castle is truly a treasure. Not the usual stop but well worth the trip. We had a splendid tour.

Thank TravelingDrZ
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Schloss Greinburg is the oldest residential castle in Austria, dating back to the late middle ages. Highlights are the Renaissance -style courtyard, the Diamond Vault, so named because of its extraordinary ceiling, and the Sala Terrena -- all the surfaces of which are covered in...More

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 5 August 2017

With some friends we spent a wonderful day in this little town situated on the shore of the Danube. First we visited the magnificently restored castle-palace, the tour guide there was really excellent and we learned a lot about the history of this little town,...More

Thank christiana w
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Most folks visit Grein to see the old theatre in the town hall, but if you venture up the hill to the castle a treat awaits. There are only a handful of rooms to see, but for me the highlights is the amazing Stone Theatre,...More

Thank MDB-Bham
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This place is a perfect showcase of how much the so-called nobles have robbed and stolen from the population to collect their riches and their wealth. The palace is really beautiful, it is still in a fantastic condition, definitely worth visiting. An interesting side note...More

Thank Miklas0815
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