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Boursheid Castle (in Dutch: Burcht)

Worthwhile visit with easy to use audible guidance. Very informative about the type of castles... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Rstn60
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Doha, Qatar
via mobile
Audio guide is too confusing

We were close to this castle so decided to visit. Actual remains are renovated quite heavily so... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
greeneyedmezzosop
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London, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Worthwhile visit with easy to use audible guidance. Very informative about the type of castles present in the Belgian and Luxembourg neighbourhood dating from the same era. Offers additional background hearings at your choice.

3  Thank Rstn60
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 22 March 2012

The core of castle Bourscheid was built around the year 1000 in replacement of an older wooden fortification. The castle was enlarged around 1250 and again around 1350, when the great enclosure with eight towers was erected. Thus a new (lowest) court was created where...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Ok ! This castle was one of the biggest tourist disappointments in my life, please see the picture, was very difficult to found and after the castle Vianden....

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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We were close to this castle so decided to visit. Actual remains are renovated quite heavily so not quite sure what is authentic. It put me on mind of a Monty Python castle! The views are stunning. What let it down for us was the...More

Thank greeneyedmezzosop
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We visited this place as it was shown as a must do when in Luxembourg. Honestly, was not worth the effort. It is only remains and nothing more. The audio guide commentary is indeed crisp and attempts to pick the place up but was not...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

What do you need to say about this place. It didnot rock my world. We walked from down the village up to the castle and thats quite a walk. When we came up there it was 3.45 the castle closes at 4 and there is...More

Thank Marcel B
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is an absolute must when in Luxembourg. Beautiful location and very well maintained castle. You not only have access to the castle but also to the views of the stunning surroundings. Just go!

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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Worthwhile visit with easy to use audible guidance. Very informative about the type of castles present in the Belgian and Luxembourg neighbourhood dating from the same era. Offers additional background hearings at your choice.

3  Thank Rstn60
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This castle is a lot bigger then it looks from the outside. It is slowly being restored but is absolutely worth a visit in it's current state. The audiotour is involving and does a good job in painting a picture of what a huge stucture...More

2  Thank Marco V
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Stunning castle with a great history. Definetely worth a visit. Beautiful views overlooking the valley.

1  Thank GAELLE E
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Wow! This place was interesting, especially for history needs like us. The views were stunning and the audio guide (in English :D) provided some really interesting information. If you're anywhere near Luxembourg, go here.

2  Thank Craig R
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Well worth the visit with magnificent views over the city. A guided tour is very helpful to explain what you are seeing.

1  Thank CoachLo
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Response from Roland M | Reviewed this property |
5 euros. Remember to get the audio guide! Look at chateau.bourscheid.lu
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