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Kloster Eberbach

65346, Eltville am Rhein, Hesse, Germany
+49 6723 9178100
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Excellently Restored Old Monastic Abbey

We discovered the Kloster Eberbach almost by accident last year on a holiday in the Rheingau... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
MartinW_Dublin
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Zurich
Very impressive building

The former monastery, situated in the hills above the river Rhine, is well worth a visit. It is an... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fritz H
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This 12th-century monastery has produced wine for the past 800 years.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine tasting” (16 reviews)
“guided tour” (9 reviews)
“sean connery” (6 reviews)
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65346, Eltville am Rhein, Hesse, Germany
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+49 6723 9178100
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We discovered the Kloster Eberbach almost by accident last year on a holiday in the Rheingau district. We booked a concert (wonderful, as it turned out) featuring the superb trumpet player Gabor Boldoczki. The concert took place in the cloisters of the abbey and it...More

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Kloster_Eberbach, PR Manager at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear MartinW_Dublin, Thanks for your excellent review. It's great that you loved your stay. Just let me add, that Eberbach Monastery is run by a foundation. The hotel and restaurant are under lease. Best regards from Kloster Eberbach!

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The former monastery, situated in the hills above the river Rhine, is well worth a visit. It is an impressive, well-preserved collection of buildings, which in summer is the venue of the Rheingau Music Festival, a series of classical concerts and events. It is also...More

Thank Fritz H
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Kloster_Eberbach, PR Manager at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Fritz H, Thanks for your wonderful rating. It's great that you enjoyed Eberbach Monastery. Best regards from Kloster Eberbach!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We toured the Kloster Eberbach grounds receiving a great description of the history of the monastery and it evolution into a wonderful wine-tasting and dinner experience. The grounds are very well maintained and many areas still reflect their original purposes such as the room were...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We took a perfect tour: sightseeing and wine tasting. You have a chance to try 5 types of white wines while going around ancient monastery. We had a great guide Remy with fantastic knowledge and perfect sence of humour. Restaurant was a beautiful end of...More

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Kloster_Eberbach, PR Manager at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Dear Semechka, It's great that you loved your stay at Eberbach Monastery. Thanks for your excellent rating. Best regards!

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

We took public transit to get here, which gave us 1 euro off per ticket. Beautiful grounds with delicious wines - definitely worth a trip up. The restaurant seemed a bit expensive - we did not eat here. My only complaint is that there wasn't...More

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Kloster_Eberbach, PR Manager at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Dear lm8655, Thank you for your input. It's great that you like Eberbach Monastery. We are sorry to hear, that you expected more areas "to sit and enjoy a glass of wine". Besides the mentioned restaurant ("Klosterschänke" with its outside area), there is an additional...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

My wife and I joined two German friends for three concerts at the Rheingau Music Festival . Two of these took place in the wonderful Basilika at Kloster Eberbach. We stayed three nights at the Hotel in the monastery grounds. The hotel is very good...More

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Kloster_Eberbach, PR Manager at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Dear Benjamin L Thanks a lot for your input. It's great that you enjoyed your stay at Eberbach Monastery. We hope to see you soon. Best regards!

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Go often to restock our wine collection. They have great selection and will allow for tasting for 5 euro and that goes toward the purchase

Thank Paul V
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Kloster_Eberbach, PR Manager at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Dear Paul V, Thank you for your great feedback. We are very happy that you like the wines of Kloster Eberbach. Best regards!

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We decided to visit Kloster Eberbach on our way back to Wiesbaden after we had explored the many romantic sites along the Rhine river. The monastery is surrounded by beautiful parks that invite you to stroll. There is a lot to see and do. The...More

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Kloster_Eberbach, PR Manager at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Dear beezus2015, Thank you for your review. We are happy you enjoyed the "historic gem in the vineyards". We are sorry that your stay in the "Klosterschänke" was not to your satisfaction. Your input will be forwarded to the external operator of the restaurant. Please...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Found the historical buildings well preserved and interesting but the restaurant on site was very disappointingMore

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Kloster_Eberbach, PR Manager at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Dear Sam22Sam22, Thank you for your input. We are sorry that your stay in Kloster Eberbach was not fully to your satisfaction. Your feedback regarding the restaurant will be forwarded to the external operator. Please be assured that any input will be used to improve...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

this is a wonderful place to know enough about the winery history of the region, the place is sober, raw, very real, with a wonderful museum and so vivid architecture, a beautiful castle. Besides on one side the restaurant is magnificent with a lot of...More

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Kloster_Eberbach, PR Manager at Kloster Eberbach, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Dear Mr. EngelManuel, thanks for your positive feedback. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Eberbach Monastery. Best regards!

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