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Burg Meersburg Castle

Schlossplatz 10, 88709 Meersburg (Bodensee), Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7532 80000
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A Must See Castle

We have visited hundreds of castles in Germany. If I were to recommend just one it would be... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Richmond, Virginia
A Medieval Wonder(ful)

I visited quite a few castles in Germany and other countries. Each castle is unique and different... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
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Nearly 1,500 years old, this medieval castle has been well-preserved and remains open to visitors.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Schlossplatz 10, 88709 Meersburg (Bodensee), Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7532 80000

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited hundreds of castles in Germany. If I were to recommend just one it would be Meersburg. It will disabuse you of any romantic notions of castle life, but you will better understand what life was really like from the Middle Ages forward....More

Thank DonPaulo
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I visited quite a few castles in Germany and other countries. Each castle is unique and different. This is one of my favorite ones that I prioritized to see which I referred to as the "moldy castle" due to age. I found it intriguing and...More

Thank FroggyLein23
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This is a wonderful self guided tour of one of the oldest castles in Germany. Full of history and interesting sites. The views of Bodensee are amazing from the castle windows.

Thank Marylin L
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This over 1000 year old castle is almost a picture book edition of the middle ages. You can have a self-guided tour, but I would recommend to take a guided tour that also takes you up in the tower. You will get more insight into...More

Thank CharlotteKelowna
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This was a big surprise. An excellent guide book in English and a well signed tour around the building ensured that we missed nothing in this fabulous old schloss. In all we spent about an hour and a half absorbing all that it had to...More

Thank Clactonian
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We made a detour on our business trip as we had a bit of time before our next meeting to walk the streets of this old and typical German city. Both castel from different areas are worth the sight and strolling in the old city...More

Thank JeanBaptisteGuy
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This castle was incredible to walk through with spectacular views over the Bodensee! The surrounding Altstadt is amazingly beautiful and I would highly recommend visiting. I hope to return!!!

Thank Jenn B
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

One of the oldest castles in Europe, and a very well kept one! A family brought it in 1885, and since then they live in a part of the castle, and are the ones responsible for its maintainment. Price tickets are about 12€. Its a...More

2  Thank Miguel C
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This castle is very well preserved, right in the middle of Meersburg. You have to enter the castle over a drawbridge, which creates an environment of imagination that continues throughout the rest of the tour. Using the tour guide given to us where we purchased...More

Thank StormyMarin
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Unhurried visit with plenty to see. Good value guide book in english for just a euro. Lots of artifacts & good views from windows. Suitable for rainy day. Cafe and gift shop.

Thank UKRobin
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