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Var 1., Pannonhalma 9090, Hungary
+36 96 570 100
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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
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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

Thank Bruno_Croatia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 28 August 2018

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.

Thank Laurabok
Reviewed 16 August 2018

This a a real piece of history. Plus interesting countryside, lots of places to visit. Also, good reataurants (csarda´s) in the neighbouring villages.

Thank PeterPli
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

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

Thank Nekslos
Reviewed 16 May 2018

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

Thank Steven G
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

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

Thank account2018
Reviewed 7 April 2018

The Abbey is beautiful overall and sits atop a hill overlooking a valley. If you stop here make sure to visit the library as it has one of the nicest I have ever seen.

2  Thank CGin23
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We have come to see the monastery and we fall in love, we have received a very good treatment of the guide and very warm welcome..

2  Thank gonzalo s
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This place gives zou an insight to Hungarian history. The libary and all the buildigs are impressive. The restaurant is top quality. The park and the herb gardens are superbly maintaned.

2  Thank jencyke
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