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Amerongen Castle

Drostestraat 20, 3958 BK Amerongen, The Netherlands
+31 343 563 766
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Excellent guided tour

We went on the guided tour of the castle. We found our guide to be knowledgeable and always trying... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AnnKzn
via mobile
Fun - good guide

Had a good guide who engaged well with children of others in group Explained lots and nothing felt... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Wodjer
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Amsterdam
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Drostestraat 20, 3958 BK Amerongen, The Netherlands
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"nice walk"
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"the kitchen"
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"castle"
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"grounds"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the guided tour of the castle. We found our guide to be knowledgeable and always trying to make the tour interesting. The castle itself was rebuilt as a Dutch classic house in 1873 after been destroyed by fire. The gardens are well...More

Thank AnnKzn
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Had a good guide who engaged well with children of others in group Explained lots and nothing felt rushed Gardens are ... ok. A nice walk but nothing too spectacular

Thank Wodjer
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

Visited with a party of friends on a booked tour. Guide very informative and excellent English, though commentary spent more time that I would have liked on Kaiser Wilhelm - who was exiled here after the First World War. Beautiful location, and the restaurant in...More

Thank StephenM99
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

A well maintained castle, the foundations of which were already laid in the 13th century. Through the ages it had it's ups and downs: rebuilt, enlarged, burnt down by French troops and until 1976 home of a wealthy Dutch family. In 1977 it was made...More

Thank SeimenBurum
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We felt like this castle was a waste of our time and money. The guide, although he speaks some English, did not explain even one word in English (except "we have to hurry" when a nice couple explained a few words to us in English...More

Thank Sharon G
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

In 1918, the former German Kaiser Wilhelm II signed his abdication here. Visited during the study trip.

Thank Nadya S
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Didn't have much time to go inside so only walked around in the garden. It's beautiful castle from outside, surrounded by water. Yes, we're looking forward to come back again.

Thank Solodam J
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

My partner and myself recently visited Amerongen Castle and thoroughly enjoyed the eclectic interiors full of period atmosphere. After a lengthy restoration the curatorial and management team have superbly restored the interiors losing nothing of the magical faded feeling. Several observations however I believe it...More

1  Thank stephen w
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

About 15 minutes by car from Huis Doorn you'll find Amerongen Castle (Kasteel Amerongen). Kaiser Wilhelm lived here for before he moved to Huis Doorn. He was the guest of Count Godard John George Charles van Aldenburg Bentinck. The castle is extremely well preserved and...More

Thank G9744KHJules
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

the gardens are public and very beautifull. Take a stroll though the beautifull landscape and perfect cut trees. End with a coffee with cake or wine with cheese at the cafe!

Thank Adriaan1969
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