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Karolyi Castle

Carei, Satu Mare 445100, Romania
+40 261 861 481
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Worth visiting

Karolyi castle is situated in Carei town and it’s the most popular attraction of Satu Mare county... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
A lovely place to visit

Taken to the castle by a friend. The guide was brilliant and spoke great English. The castle has a... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2016
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Carei, Satu Mare 445100, Romania
+40 261 861 481
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

Karolyi castle is situated in Carei town and it’s the most popular attraction of Satu Mare county. Renovated quite recently in the past couple of years the castle it’s a gem in the middle of a beautiful parc. Once, property of the Karolyi family clan...More

3  Thank Wh1te_Ros3
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Taken to the castle by a friend. The guide was brilliant and spoke great English. The castle has a 27 person wax work display. Many interesting features. When we visited there was a wedding happening. Well worth having a look inside.

Thank Tmealham
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The Károlyi Castle, is located in Carei, in the Satu Mare county in the north-west of Romania. Is one of the main tourist attractions in the county. The castle was recently renovated and is very beautiful. Nowadays, it hosts exhibitions that present historic interiors and...More

Thank Călin C
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Small museum with the history of different nationality peoples who lived in Satu Mare county. Also animal museum from Africa donated from a local citizen.

Thank Hager C
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Go and visit this wonderful place and you will not regret it that's sure. A part of local history with a special feeling. Must be is the park with his old trees and please try the local snack , you find that in the local...More

2  Thank Al C
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

We arrived a bit before 16:30 and they did not let us visit the castle because they close at 16:30. The sign in the front cleary says closing time is 17:00 and the last admission 16:30.

1  Thank Monica M
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

While on a business trip to Carei, we visited the castle. The building was beautiful and very well kept. The history around it was really interesting. It was also nice to visit such a nice building that was not ostentatiously targeting as many tourists as...More

2  Thank Milouje
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This is a very beautiful site to visit in Carei. A former Hungarian castle, now hosting concerts and other events.

1  Thank Simonca-Oprita C
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

The castle was built originally as a fortress around the 14th century, it was converted to a castle in 1794, undergoing further transformations during the 19th century. The manor is surrounded by a dendrological park covering a surface of about 30 acres (12 ha) and...More

4  Thank Dan G
Reviewed 18 July 2015

The first known residence of the Károlyi family in Carei dates back to the end of the 15th century. One memorable moment in the history of the castle and town from the contemporary period is the visit of King Ferdinand I of Romania and of...More

Thank Romeo D
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