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Address: Beersel, 1650, Belgium
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worth seing if you're passing by

the castle it's not well preserved, and there're no rooms or furniture, just the walls and the towers. the price ticket of 3€ it's ok for what you get, you can wonder around the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 November 2016
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Rome, Lazio, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband we didn't know a Kasteel it closed during the winter since December,Jan,Feb . So it will open again on March . :P will go visit again in 2 mo.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

There aren't many castles that you can actually go in and have free reign of. This was a pretty amazing experience. The host was very knowledgeable and friendly, and clearly cared about the castle and its history. But note, the steps are steep and narrow, you'll definitely be sore after climbing all of them!

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Thank Katie M
Rome, Lazio, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

the castle it's not well preserved, and there're no rooms or furniture, just the walls and the towers. the price ticket of 3€ it's ok for what you get, you can wonder around the castle freely and climb the three towers. unfurtunately the towers tops are extremly dirty from pidgeons excrements, which is quite disguting. keep in mind that that... More 

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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Been here now several times and always love to come back. It's not the best restored castle but still very very nice to see and pretty pictures to be taken in abundance. You get a feel for defences, for life in a castle although it's is completely empty (except for one torture device in one of the cellars, try to... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

This castle is in good shape and definitely worth a visit if you are in the neighbourhood. It is surrounded by a moat/pond and one can walk around it. It is possible to go inside up to the highest level. Beware your step because some staircases are narrow and steep. Also, on the higher levels there are quite a lot... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

I found it exciting to see a castle dating from the 1300s (and before). Kasteel van Beersel has been restored throughout the centuries, but we still felt like we were stepping far back in time. Most of the castle open to the public, including the 3 towers. My two boys enjoyed climbing the spiral staircases in the towers, looking through... More 

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Sundre, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016

We liked this stop. Some of the castle has been restored but a lot of it isn't so you get to see "before and after". It is amazing to walk to stairs the same as those of old did and imagine a time when it was filled with men. There was a self guided tour in English which gave us... More 

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Bagni Di Lucca, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

We spent a morning visiting the castle. It's nothing special but I'm happy I've been there The Castle area is 80% open to public and with 3 Euro you can go wherever you want.

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Brentwood, TN
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2014

We love to seek out castles, so this was a fun outing for us. But, it's a drive by viewing, getting out to take a few pictures, then moving on. This is a nice castle with a moat and interesting flat sided towers. It was constructed around 1300. That alone makes it interesting. It was closed when we were there... More 

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Paducah, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

Most of Castle Beersel is ruins, but there are some interior spaces that are still roofed and you can go in and climb up the towers and in places walk from tower to tower. It was neat to see a castle where the moat is still water-filled. This is a small attraction, but well worth a stop by and a... More 

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