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Beautiful miniature hunting palace

The palace is located in Dyrehaven, a wonderful, centuries old woods, Danish kings par force... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Gentofte Municipality, Denmark
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Lovely park!

I enjoyed it so much.It is so big and lots of grounds,ints nice to go cycling in this park and you... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
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17 May 2017
“Beautiful miniature hunting palace ”
15 Apr 2017
“Lovely park!”
On a hilltop in Dyrehaven (The Deer Park) lies Christian VI’s Baroque masterpiece, the Hermitage Royal Hunting Lodge. The Hermitage, which was completed in 1736, was a place that the king would use as a place of respite after a strenuous hunt, and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Dyrehaven, Klampenborg 2930, Denmark
+45 33 92 70 85
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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The palace is located in Dyrehaven, a wonderful, centuries old woods, Danish kings par force hunting area. Dyrehaven has recently been nominated Unesco World Heritage place. The palace itself , recently thoroughly renovated is open for guided tours only in summer months.

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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed it so much.It is so big and lots of grounds,ints nice to go cycling in this park and you can maybye get to see lots of deers.I got lucky and saw hundreds and hundreds of the moving to the other side of the...More

Thank AriPadilla
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Hermitage, set in the deer park, was the King's ornate hunting lodge. Elaborate dinners were held at the lodge and there was once an elevator table (long gone) that was used to deliver a fully set table so that the diners could speak in...More

Thank denver60
Reviewed 19 August 2016

This is a nice hunting lodge used by Danish Royalty in the past. It has been used as a location for several movies. The Deer park around it is a great place to go for a picnic, a walk, hike, ride a bike or a...More

Thank Qualitypro3336
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The heritage was the royal hunting camp. Its quite a shack! Most importantly, a large heard of fallow deer can be found here. Its easiest reach by horse-drawn carriage. What a view!

Thank TravelingfromPace
Reviewed 14 July 2016

It is best if at all possible to cycle here, although from the centre one could go to Klambenborg by rail and thence walk. The whole deer park is a delight. This delightful building is situated in a commanding position, with the sea visible on...More

Thank haigu2013
Reviewed 28 March 2016

10 km from central town in the center of UNESCO parforce hunting forest with great views of almost African savanna fields with large herds of dear, and spectacular view of the ocean at the same time. The setting of the castle is the key rather...More

Thank ch6006hc
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

I went for the deer and not so much this hunting lodge. Though it was beautiful. Take your bikes and more look through the fields at all the deer.

Thank DGM101291
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Best spot to se the park from. Even Sweeden looks nice from here :) Take a look at the deers and the golf cource from the top of the park

Thank Mads C
Reviewed 26 June 2014

This building, only just opened to the public after a long restoration, was used in the film A Royal Affair. The restoration is brilliant, bringing the building back to its heyday. We took a tour in Danish, having Danish companions, but the excellent guide helped...More

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