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Castello Orsini

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Reviewed 7 September 2018

We visited the castle as part of a 6 hour walking tour of Soriano nel Cimino organised by our hotel. The reason that I mentioned "well worth a guided tour" is that our guide was so knowledgeable and enthusiastic that we learned so much more...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank rjmason1949
Il_Camaleonte_Coop, Responsabile della gestione at Castello Orsini, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

It's very nice to read this message. Thank you for the good review!

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Although temps were high we chose to ascend the pathway up to the castle and explore it's interior, having had a number of identities in previous years. Entrance is 5 Euros for an adult and there are a number of exhibits to enjoy inc a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank rayp775
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This is an absolute highlight! You can see this impressive structure as you approach Soriano and it symbolic of the town as a whole. Yes it is small and there is nothing fancy about any part of it, but I loved every minute I spent...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Scott B
Il_Camaleonte_Coop, Responsabile della gestione at Castello Orsini, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you for your good review!

Reviewed 24 July 2018

The best part of our visit was the conversation with the two gentlemen who were at the entrance and exit. They gave us a very colourful but brief history of the place and the people who lived there. Really quite amazing. Sadly the castle was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Il_Camaleonte_Coop, Responsabile della gestione at Castello Orsini, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you for your recent visit to Orsini Castle and review on TripAdvisor.

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We had looked this up before we went so knew it was not going to be massive but wanted to experience the view as we had spent all week looking up at the castle. The guide spoke very good english and gave us excellent direction....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Il_Camaleonte_Coop, Responsabile della gestione at Castello Orsini, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you for your positive review. Kind regards, Il Camaleonte Coop. Sociale

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Very nice visit for a Sunday afternoon. Our guide was Vallerio and he made it special due to his wealth of knowledge of history and passion for speaking about it. I expected more indoor rooms but it was primarily an armory, jail cells and a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

My visit here was fun, enjoyable and great for my fitness. It was a nice way to get introduce to the town of Soriano. The only not so cool part, other than the heat, was climbing the hills, whew!.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank KCC09876
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Atop a hill overlooking Soriano nel Cimini is the medieval castle Castello Orsini-interesting history dating back to 1278. All displays are in Italian with no English translation. A few rooms with artifacts with little explanation. Amazing views!

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Medieval castle with an excellent display of gramophones radios and tvs . Worth a visit to the top of the tower to see the amazing countryside

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Craig M
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights in the duplex suite and absolutely loved the staff, building and view! All of the staff were very helpful and friendly ; all spoke English better than we spoke Italian, they even taught us new Italian words!Maggie(?) our waitress...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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