We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Castle Duurstede

Langs de Wal 6 - 7, 3961 AB Wijk bij Duurstede, The Netherlands
+31 88 000 1510
Website
Save
Review Highlights
A meeting of two rivers

This is a beautiful castle set where two rivers join and where it would have defended the area. An... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
Rowena P
Never disappointing!

There is something on, most weekends and the vibe is simply amazing! The food and the service is... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
Anne C
,
The Netherlands
Read all 44 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good37%
  • Average29%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“dutch history” (2 reviews)
“walk” (8 reviews)
“castle” (11 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
Hours Today: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
LOCATION
Langs de Wal 6 - 7, 3961 AB Wijk bij Duurstede, The Netherlands
CONTACT
Website
+31 88 000 1510
Write a ReviewReviews (44)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"dutch history"
in 2 reviews
"walk"
in 8 reviews
"castle"
in 11 reviews
"park"
in 4 reviews
"area"
in 4 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 12 February 2018

This is a beautiful castle set where two rivers join and where it would have defended the area. An amazing historic tour and such a beautiful castle and area. Inside is traditional Dutch furniture, suits of armour, historic features, paintings and other decorative items. An...More

Thank Rowena P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 May 2017

There is something on, most weekends and the vibe is simply amazing! The food and the service is never disappointing.

Thank Anne C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We visited Kasteel Duurstede today. While the park around and the castle itself look great, we realized the management rents this place for weddings and other organizations, so not only it was impossible to check the place from inside one guy approached us and let...More

Thank Flyngdtchmn
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017

You can only walk around it in the park but our family guide gave us some history. Interesting old building.

Thank Jay-N-Tam
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We went to the castle when it was unavailable for a visit. From the information I got, the castle can be visited only around the spring-summer time of the year. Although it was close, a walk around the surrounding place was possible. As the view...More

Thank Timothy S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely little place for a walk. You can't go inside as it's a commercial building now but it is located on a lovely island which is worthy of a visit in its own right and for nice photos of the castle.

Thank Emma E
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Most of the year you can visit the castle for free. You can drink coffee at the terrace and visit the two towers. The castle itself and its surroundings are great places to take (wedding) pictures. The castle itself is also very well equipped for...More

Thank Theo S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is a small compact town with lots to see. There is a fabulous working windmill that you can visit. A portion of wall that protects the town from the flooding river. Boats in a harbour and the river. A ferry. Then on to the...More

Thank Heather D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 May 2016

New to NL, we wanted to see some of the local castles. This one sits surrounded by water in a nice park. Locals stroll past. It is set up (owned or rented) by a catering company. Some times when they don't have events you can...More

Thank APMuchTravelled
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Just happened to visit this place. It's a nice little castle in a beautiful surrounding. Perfect as a party (wedding) venue.

Thank Martijn d
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Wijk bij Duurstede Hotels
Buitenlust
62 reviews
8.83 km away
Hotel Landgoed Zonheuvel
142 reviews
8.93 km away
Landgoed de Horst
47 reviews
9.17 km away
Hotel Tiel
978 reviews
9.98 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Brasserie 't Klooster
54 reviews
.31 km away
De Engel
90 reviews
.40 km away
Restaurant Naast De Poort
57 reviews
.33 km away
Cafe Het Pakhuis
28 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
Historisch Museum der Koninklijke Marechaussee
17 reviews
6.46 km away
Huis Doorn
136 reviews
6.99 km away
Wipeout
95 reviews
7.70 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Castle Duurstede staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit