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Burg Satzvey

An der Burg 3, 53894 Mechernich, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 2256 95830
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Burg Satzvey is a medieval water castle, originally from the 12th century, and is located on the... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Khalfan A
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Zero service, zero hospitality and BEYOND rude. After half an hour of searching the grounds for... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Shawn W
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An der Burg 3, 53894 Mechernich, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 2256 95830
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Burg Satzvey is a medieval water castle, originally from the 12th century, and is located on the north-eastern edge of the Eifel in Mechernich in North Rhine-Westphalia (Germany).

Thank Khalfan A
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Zero service, zero hospitality and BEYOND rude. After half an hour of searching the grounds for staff members we found the kitchen where Charlie (the chef, and also the only person who was nice to us) called for Franz (the owner) to help us to...More

1  Thank Shawn W
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We visited the Burg for the Weinachtsmarkt that proved to be very relaxed. There was plenty of food and drink available. The products sold were moderate, could be more xmas like but the whole atmosphere was great. I specially enjoyed 'the krippen spiel', the biblical...More

Thank CentWestern
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

You can ride all the way up to the castle or you can ride in part to the castle and walk the rest of the way when you get up toward the castle there's some of the most beautiful views you'll ever see of the...More

1  Thank chaplain1
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Satzvey Castle surely belongs to one of the most beautiful (n they claim to be the best maintained) moated castles in in North Rhine-Westphalia. It is stil unknown the exact built year of this place but its surely older than the year of 1396 -...More

Thank Reckless_V-o-L
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This castle is still owned by the original family and is a residence. (It felt real and less like a polished museum experience) It was such a pleasure. We had a group of visitors from several countries and we all agreed it was lovely. Rich...More

Thank RamponaO
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This was a great place to visit if you like castles, moats, and Knights. The place was closed when we were there, but we were still able to walk inside the courtyards. The building was magnificent. Just outside the main courtyard, through an old passageway,...More

Thank C17Loadie
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We had listed Burg Satzvey as one of the places we wanted to visit during our stay in the Eifel in the week just after Easter. Imagine our disappointment, therefore, that when we finally arrived after a one hour car journey we found the place...More

Thank Eyekaytoo
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Had a fantastic time at Burg Satzvey. We attended a medieval festival where everyone dressed in 12th century outfits. There was singing, dancing and a brilliant show. There were stalls with people selling merchandise and food and drinks. Super day out at a low cost....More

1  Thank Joanne K
Reviewed 12 October 2015

The Satzvey castle is a medieval moated castle from a 12th century. It's considered to be a Wasserburg, castle built on an island surrounded by water. During the centuries, the castle was owned by several aristocratic families and was mostly left intact, until WWII, when...More

1  Thank 1trekky
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