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Nelahozeves Castle

Nelahozeves 1, Nelahozeves 277 51, Czech Republic
+420 315 709 120
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My girlfriend and I visited the castle this afternoon. It lasted about 50 minutes. The collection... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Fcontrel
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Prague, Czech Republic
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A pure renaissance castle

The castle belongs to William Lobkowicz, a member of an old catholic bohemian noble family. In the... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2016
Václav V
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Nelahozeves Castle is located 35 km north of Prague, high above the Vltava River. With its impressive Renaissance architecture, engaging museum exhibition, charming Gift Shop and picturesque setting, the Castle is a popular destination for tourists of all backgrounds and interests.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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Nelahozeves 1, Nelahozeves 277 51, Czech Republic
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+420 315 709 120
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited the castle this afternoon. It lasted about 50 minutes. The collection of paintings is interesting but we lacked some explanations. We were told to plan a VIP tour that lasts about 2 hours. Furniture and paintings are nice. However most...More

Thank Fcontrel
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

The castle belongs to William Lobkowicz, a member of an old catholic bohemian noble family. In the castle is a wonderful gallery with old european masters such as Canaletto, Velasquez - infant Marguerita and many others.

Thank Václav V
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

As we entered the courtyard from our tour bus , we were greeted with a brass horn welcome. We were treated to Dvorak concert before we went upstairs to see period rooms. The rooms and furnishings were superb as were the art works. We especially...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Pretty nice castle in Nelahozeves, which is owned by House of Lobkowitz. One of few castles, where you can really feel the atmosphere of the gold feudal ages. Only I would definitely not recommend is the restaurant within the castle,as we are waiting 50 minutes...More

1  Thank format_CZ
Reviewed 5 September 2016

25km from Prague, just a few steps from the train station. The castle is an example of Renaissance style decorated with sgraffito designs. The castle houses part of the Lobkowicz collection of paintings(Canaletto,Velasquez,Rubens, Veronese). The 19th century composer Antonin Dvorak was born in Nelahozeves in...More

Thank Hana S
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I recommend to visit the castle after the touring in other areas - such as Terezín Camp. It is nice relaxing stop, there are almost not people if you arrive at the afternoon. Need to book english tour ahead. There is also Castle Restaurant with...More

Thank anch_jm
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Nice small castle, about 25-30 minutes from Prague, with some interesting features like the library, a very nice 17th century telescope, some paintings, but not really astonishing. It was however a very nice location for a good dinner, with a medieval show for the tourist,...More

1  Thank StefanoRM75
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Our tour included a visit to Nelahozeves Castle, about 40 minutes north from Prague. It included lunch, a guided tour and wine-tasting. It was great to get out and see some of the countryside around Prague. The castle itself was impressive and in a lovely...More

Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 17 October 2015

We were lucky to have a very competent and friendly guide who showed us through this castle that is part-castle and part-home to the family that owns it (and also own a substantial part of the Czech Republic). Our tour included a wine tasting, which...More

1  Thank DennisJA
Reviewed 5 September 2015

The castle owned by the Lobkowitz noble family is in a small village where also the composer Antonín Dvořák was born (his memorial is next to the castle). The castle is decorated by lovely sgrafitti. The tour takes the visitors to private rooms beautifully furnished...More

Thank Dorka274707
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Tracy A
I would like to visit but am wondering how steep of a walk is it up to the castle? I have a bad knee and cannot make steep hills. Thank you.
12 March 2017|
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Response from LobkowiczPalace | Property representative |
Dear Tracy A, Thank you for your interest in Nelahozeves Castle. If you arrive to Nelahozeves by train there is a slight hill from the train station. If you arrive by car parking is just next to the castle. Looking forward... More
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Tracy A
I would like to visit but am wondering how steep of a walk is it up to the castle? I have a bad knee and cannot make steep hills. Thank you.
12 March 2017|
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Response from LobkowiczPalace | Property representative |
Dear Tracy A, Thank you for your interest in the Nelahozeves Castle. In case you arrive to Nelahozeves by train, there is a slight hill from the train station. If you arrive by car, the parking is just next to the castle... More
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