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Festetics Palace

Kastely utca 1, Keszthely 8360, Hungary
+36 83 312 190
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Beautiful palace

We came to the town at the evening, when the palace was already closed, but anyway it looks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Romius99
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Haifa, Israel
History and beauty

We came during the off season, and on a cool day, we mostly wandered the grounds. The gardens are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steve N
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Lyndonville, Vermont, United States
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Kastely utca 1, Keszthely 8360, Hungary
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+36 83 312 190
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to the town at the evening, when the palace was already closed, but anyway it looks beautiful at the evening. I will definitely recommend to visit this place.

Thank Romius99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came during the off season, and on a cool day, we mostly wandered the grounds. The gardens are well tended and there are signs in multiple languages explaining the history. There is also a small restaurant with extraordinary pastries...a must visit!

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We paid 6,500 forint admission for two plus another 1,200 forints for English language audio. I suggest the audio is a must in order to get the most out of the visit here. The rooms are very well displayed and you get a sense of...More

2  Thank WasOnce
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Beautiful interior and exterior.. Interesting, but sad history for previous owners. Some lovely pieces of art, family portraits and pieces of furniture. Also to see the fabulous carriage display and miniature railway system.

1  Thank julie p
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Festetics Palace is very historical and wonderful place. The big area with a lot of flowers and trees.

Thank Vladimir i
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Worth spending a whole day around here. So many things to visit and think about. Feels like you're truly thrown back in time. Wonderful!

Thank vvsz93
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Very nicely restored palace. The family that lived in the palace were horse breeders, so if you are a horse lover, you will find the palace and grounds very interesting. Gardens are beautiful. There is also a carriage museum on site which is very interesting....More

Thank 979karenlu
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We took part in an event called "magical evening" which was absolutely wnderful! The ticket was 2500 HUF/person but was worth much more. The evening started with piano and chello concert which was really enjoyable. Then we took part in a palace guided tour in...More

Thank rudolfczerwononosy
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Overal: free entrance more or less. 500HUF for tower entrance was worth it. The building is huge and i didnt expect this in a city such as this. I definitelly recommend visiting this gem. The garden around and the pond are nice too. All in...More

Thank Matej S
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We didn't spend much time here, just a quick stop on our way from Heviz, yet I can say the palace is wonderful from the outside. We walked a bit though the gardens that are behind the building. Everything is clean and clearly taken care...More

Thank Denisa H
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