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Baroniet Rosendal

Postboks 235, Rosendal 5486, Norway
+47 53 48 29 99
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fantastic and tranquil place

The barony is one of its kind in Norway and offers a glimpse into the past when taking a guided... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ivy_bergen
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Stavanger, Norway
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Wonderful Gardens

The Baroniet is a wonderful property. The Gardens and surrounding Park are exquisite and well... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Malcolm072
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La Herradura, Spain
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The Barony Rosendal is known as the smallest castle in Scandinavia offering guided tours, art exhibitions, concerts, theatre in the Court Yard and lectures.A guided tour at Baroniet Rosendal is a tour through different epochs. The rooms are influenced by owners over 250 years, and the manor is preserved as a home – the way it was when the last owners left in 1927.The surrounding Rosendal Gardens is a 300 year old renaissance garden with roses in abundance. Romantic landscaped garden from 1850 with viewpoints overlooking the fjord, mountains and waterfalls. The tennant's farm Treo gives an impression of everyday life with farm animals and activities. Kitchen & Herb Garden with herbs, flowers, vegetables & fruits.Cafés with home made cakes and lunch with ingredients from local suppliers and fresh ingredients from the Kitchen & Herb Garden.Accommodation in B&B at the Home Farm Avlsgården 300 metres from the Manor.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Postboks 235, Rosendal 5486, Norway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The barony is one of its kind in Norway and offers a glimpse into the past when taking a guided tour through the castle. Follow up the guided tour with a stroll through the rose and other gardens and make sure to sample some food...More

Thank ivy_bergen
Reviewed 31 July 2017

The Baroniet is a wonderful property. The Gardens and surrounding Park are exquisite and well worth a long stroll if the weather is good. The Manor House was enlightening. A Danish Nobleman trying to create an upmarket residence in remote Norway where skilled Artisans were...More

Thank Malcolm072
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This is a charming little house with lots of history. The scenery of the mountains and park beside it is simply breathtaking. There is also a great restaurant nearby as well.

Thank Keith L
Linda L, Informasjonssjef at Baroniet Rosendal, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review! Good to hear that you enjoyed yourselves in Rosendal! :-) Kind regards, Baroniet Rosendal

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

A long way to see very little. A three hour ferry trip to see a small 'castle' and a garden, then a three hour trip back. Can see more on the train from Bergen to Oslo.

1  Thank Kevin J
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Don't want to be rude but this barony house is like any other manor houses in the UK. We've visited Rosendal in end May and there were no flowers in bloom in the garden so it was nothing to see really (I didn't even bother...More

1  Thank F N
Linda L, Informasjonssjef at Baroniet Rosendal, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Dear F N, Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We´re happy to hear that you had a nice walk up the valley behind the Manor House. We do hope you got to see the Hatteberg waterfall just behind the garden on...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017

I arrived on a Monday so the house was closed. The gardens are so lovely, even in early spring. Just stop and smell the flowers.More

Thank TLV4
Linda L, Salgssjef at Baroniet Rosendal, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Thank you for your review, we´re delighted to hear that we have provided you with a nice experience even if the Manor House and the garden café was closed. Hoping to welcome you back some time when we are open! Kind regards, Linda Løvfall Baroniet...More

Reviewed 21 September 2016

We expected to be taken by the Baroniet Rosendal but were disappointed. Maybe we missed something. The garden was not at its best due to the timing of our visit however we did expect more.More

1  Thank Bruce H
Linda L, Salgssjef at Baroniet Rosendal, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am sorry the visit somehow disappointed you. Maybe you missed the view to the waterfall above the garden? Or the lovely rhubarb cake made by our french chefs in the Garden Café? Or one...More

Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We spent a couple of hours there and it didn't worth the trip from Odda.. too expensive for what it is. The employees were not very welcoming neither.

1  Thank Mohamed E
Linda L, Salgssjef at Baroniet Rosendal, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Thank you for your review, I´m sorry you didn´t enjoy your visit. If there is anything you think we should improve, please do not hesitate to tell us by sending an email to linda@baroniet.no. Thank you. Kind regards, Linda Løvfall Baroniet Rosendal

Reviewed 11 August 2016

When you visit Baroniet Rosendal this is a great place to have lunch. It´s clean, tidy and the service is good. The food is freshly made, just say what you want. Then you can get on a tour or the Baroniet and afterwards walk round...More

Thank Wasp2010
Linda L, Salgssjef at Baroniet Rosendal, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Thank you for your nice review! Kind regards, Linda Løvfall Baroniet Rosendal

Reviewed 10 August 2016

The Baroni is our pride. It´s really a must see place if you are on the west coast of Norway. come here when the Rosegarden are blooming, and it will be the most beautiful thing you´ve ever seen. I can also recommend a concert in...More

Thank Ida R
Linda L, Salgssjef at Baroniet Rosendal, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Thank you very much for your kind words! :-) Kind regards, Linda Løvfall Baroniet Rosendal

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The Hardangerfjord Express Boat! See rodne .no web page - or ready made packages incl. boat, tickets for the gardens and Manor House, and a nice 2-couse lunch in the Garden Café: see the baroniet .no web page The Barony... More
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16 February 2016|
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Monday – friday Departure Bergen at 08.50 – arrival Rosendal at 10.45 Departure Rosendal at 14.25 – arrival Bergen at 16.20 Saturday – sunday Departure Bergen at 11.00 – arrival Rosendal at 12.55 Departure Rosendal at 16.35... More
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