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Fun to explore

This castle is a great place to explore ruins and marvel in ancient architecture. For just a couple... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Zosia B
Waterloo, Belgium
via mobile
Interesting castle, still being restored.

This was an interesting place to visit! The gentleman at the ticket office was really nice and gave... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Emily M
United States
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

This castle is a great place to explore ruins and marvel in ancient architecture. For just a couple of euro you can climb through the castle walls and up to the turrets. On a clear day the views are quite impressive. The castle isn’t polished...More

Thank Zosia B
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Old semi-restored castle. AFIK, no guided tours, just wander around. Dusty, pigeon guano in the attics, torture chamber, moat; just what we expected in an old castle. We took a train from Brussels and it was pretty easy; every hour or so. The restaurant across...More

Thank Dick137
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This is our favorite castle to take guests to. It's just 25 minutes from home and never fails to please. The owners have done a great job, we've been going for years and watching them slowly improve. The guy at the ticket office is helpful...More

Thank Brenda7576
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Let your imagination run wild in this partly renovated castle with a real moat. Explore the towers and passageways, turrets and rooms. you can imagine the drawbridge being raised, portcullis in place, completely fortified against attack. The stairs are well-worn and there are big open...More

Thank oedevos
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This was an interesting place to visit! The gentleman at the ticket office was really nice and gave us a 5-minute explanation of the castle's history and what we would see in it when we arrived. Some of the towers had a few too many...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

The castle is located not far from Brussels and has excellent views of the surrounding countryside from the upper tower floors. The grounds are beautiful and it's not hard to imagine going back in time, just walking into the rooms and through the halls!

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We read a review about this castle and were not disappointed when we pulled up! It is exactly what we were looking for - to visit an authentic castle with a moat. We were able to climb up all 3 towers, and explore all of...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband we didn't know a Kasteel it closed during the winter since December,Jan,Feb . So it will open again on March . :P will go visit again in 2 mo.

Thank koollacha c
Reviewed 29 December 2016

There aren't many castles that you can actually go in and have free reign of. This was a pretty amazing experience. The host was very knowledgeable and friendly, and clearly cared about the castle and its history. But note, the steps are steep and narrow,...More

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 2 November 2016

the castle it's not well preserved, and there're no rooms or furniture, just the walls and the towers. the price ticket of 3€ it's ok for what you get, you can wonder around the castle freely and climb the three towers. unfurtunately the towers tops...More

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