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All reviews audio guide gift shop very nice place beautiful church worth a visit wine tasting hungarian history impressive library sits atop a hill unesco world heritage site surrounding countryside historical place parking lot benedictine abbey lavender fields walking distance included in the price
We stopped at the abbey on our way to Györ. They have free parking for visitors which was nice since we arrived by car. The abbey, they say, is one of the largest in the world. However, only a limited number of the rooms is...More
It reminds me a bit like Assisi in Italy as it is located on a hill.
The abbey is clean and the restrooms are very clean.
The library is an extensive one, the gift shop has many herbal products like lavender, sage in soaps or...More
The church was closed for an event and the only other thing of interest was the library. Staff was very unhelpful. There is a wonderful restaurant at the entrance that I highly recommend. I think it is associated with the abbey.
The Monastry sits atop a hill. Can be accessed buy car or walking paths. Although it is over restored (bad hungarian habit) still was a pleasant experience overall. The library is stunning with its interior and 400 000 books. The view is gorgeous and several...More
Difficult to score. As others have commentated, the buildings are rather over-restored and, despite the history, a little dull. However, it's surrounded by very attractive countryside and well worth a half day out from Gyor or a detour if you're in the area. There's a...More
Not a great deal of the abbey to see, and the multiple restoration left it a bit fake, but what really irritated was the presentation. The English audioguide was done in a thick accent, with the kind of mispronunciation you want to keep correcting, which...More