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Enchanting Eltville

Thank you fellow Trippers for recommending a stop off in this delightful place. It felt as if we... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Susan R
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Eltville Focal Point

Great place to start your visit of Eltville. When I lived nearby, there were several festivals... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
OldGuyWanderz
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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“moat”(2 reviews)
“rhine”(5 reviews)
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Burgstr. 1, 65343, Eltville am Rhein, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you fellow Trippers for recommending a stop off in this delightful place. It felt as if we were in Disneyland or Epcot with Rapunzel's castle in the centre. Fairly quiet when we were there which gave us time to wander up & down the...More

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 12 February 2018

As we visited Eltville am Rhein on New Years’ Day 2018 we weren’t surprised to find the tourist office in the Electoral Castle closed. But we were able to have a walk around the castle grounds. We crossed a high bridge to the courtyard and...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great place to start your visit of Eltville. When I lived nearby, there were several festivals anchored at the Electoral Castle. The nearby rose garden is beyond fabulous!

Thank OldGuyWanderz
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The castle history and beautiful gardens are interesting here, but the bigger deal is the museum upstairs in the castle tower. On display are an Italian made, handset type printing press and a short tour of the history of letter press printing. This innovation from...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

Very nice location near the Rhine. There are several possibilties to eat and drink around the castle - better choice and quality than further up in the old town, at least on Sundays.

Thank Per L
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful setting in the river in the centre of the Rheingau wine region. Walk the old town on a beautiful summer day, have a glass of wine and enjoy the view of the river. The castle has a tower that can be visited (3 EUR)...More

Thank Karsten K
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The gardens of this wonderful old building, plus the vintage cars which were parked here for a wedding really were a delight!

Thank Debra L
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

The Castle was easy to get to. Parking areas are available, but you must walk a little while. The rooms have information placards describing the exhibits. The rose gardens were my favorite....amazing fragrant.

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 11 March 2016

I absolutely loved the garden. It was fun to walk around the castle and walk by the Rhein. The views were beautiful.

Thank TaylorAnneList
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Small castle tower and surrounding buildings located overlooking the Rhine, town of Eltville and surrounding vineyards. The tower built in 1330-50 survives and other buildings 1682-3. Small cost to go up the spiral staircase of the tower with some small exhibits in rooms. Free to...More

Thank Grant S
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