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Not the biggest, but pretty peaceful and cool

I'm sure it's better if you speak German because the tour is not in any other language, but it was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
richt727
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Los Gatos, California
Nice small castle to visit, close to Frankfurt

Schloss (castle) Mespelbrunn was an excellent example of a working castle. There was a moat and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Claudia10229
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Dallas, Texas
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Schlossallee 25, 63875 Mespelbrunn, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I'm sure it's better if you speak German because the tour is not in any other language, but it was pretty cheap and cool to look at anyway. You have to park in a public lot about 10 minutes down the hill, but the caretakers...More

Thank richt727
Reviewed 1 week ago

More a lovely renaissance country house than a full scale castle. A moat full of trout and nestled in the Spessart forest. Some interesting furniture and glass - all on a quite modest scale. Lived in by the descendants of the original family so large...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Schloss (castle) Mespelbrunn was an excellent example of a working castle. There was a moat and several towers. We did take the tour (5 Euros per adult). the tour guide only spoke German and unfortunately he spoke fast, so listening and translating was a bit...More

Thank Claudia10229
Reviewed 19 July 2018

The castle is at the end of the village, and the interior and exterior are really impressive. Only a limited number of rooms are available to visit with a guide (our spoke with strong dialect, hard to understand if you are not the native German...More

Thank ElenaB18
Reviewed 9 July 2018

So this was our first castle during our 3 week road trip around Germany. It is exquisitely beautiful and the backstory on this castle is what sold us to visit it. Once there, spoken English is a rarity. What cha' gonna do? It's our problem...More

Thank Eileen D
Reviewed 17 May 2018

The castle was already closed when we arrived but we walked in the castle area and took some pictures. There is a chapel on the hill, a Neo-Romanesque sepulchre chapel. From the chapel area you have a beautiful view of Mespelbrunn

1  Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 28 March 2018

What a wonderful experience to visit Schloss (castle) Mespelbrunn! Less than one hour by car from busy Frankfurt, you arrive at a place that seems like a different world. You find yourself stepping back 500 years and into a dream. Time travel has never been...More

1  Thank Lisa v
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Lovely peaceful place, this was our second time here. Sadly the paths, and roads were ice covered and the lady of the castle said it was too dangerous to open all that day.

1  Thank alexingohr
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The owners of Schloss Mespelbrunn live in one of the wing at the castle. It begin as a house built in 1412, and was remodeled and added on to over many centuries. Because is was in a remote place it wasn't destroyed in the 30...More

1  Thank Doug C
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

This is a very pretty castle in a hilltop forest. There is a small museum and they raise trout in ponds. There are hundreds of years of history here. It's worth taking a look if you are in the area, but don't go out of...More

1  Thank Bill G
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