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Chateau de La Roche-Guyon

1 Rue de l Audience, 95780 La Roche-Guyon, France
+33 1 34 79 74 42
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Impressive but...

I do like a chateaux because they are generally steeped in some sort of varied history. This... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
fergus m
Ballymena, United Kingdom
Fortress built into chalk hilltop - expect uphill steps to reach the Keep

Visited independently, on a dry cloudy day. Chateau living quarters displayed either historical... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Crawley, United Kingdom
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1 Rue de l Audience, 95780 La Roche-Guyon, France
+33 1 34 79 74 42
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I do like a chateaux because they are generally steeped in some sort of varied history. This chateaux is no different. Granted however my reason for visiting was because Rommel used it in 1944. The chateaux itself was impressive and if you have no major...More

Thank fergus m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited independently, on a dry cloudy day. Chateau living quarters displayed either historical furniture (including "Napoleon's Chair" or chaise longue portrayed as modern art).Having got so far, I found three tunnels took me surreally to the Keep, at which point (more surreally) 12 Eurofighters passed-by...More

Thank juliant919
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Well worth visiting for its extraordinary position and sweeping views from the top .Reasonable information but not enough on it's role in world war 2 .

2  Thank BandCtravellers
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Stumbled upon the village after we couldn't get into the Claude Monet garden at nearby Giverny. On the banks of the Seine, the 16th century chateau is in a remarkably good condition, although there is not a lot of furniture inside. There is a walled...More

1  Thank al1wolf
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Amazing to see and well worth a visit. However, there is a lack of signage and it was only after the visit I discovered there was an audio guide. I was lucky that I had the fantastic guide Miriam from Walkabout Digger Tours who translated...More

1  Thank WallyS04
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Lovely place but very poor interpretation. The orangerie was inaccessible due to a group visit. It would have been a lot more interesting if there was more signage available to explain the rooms and the history, The garden over the road was stunning though, full...More

Thank Sally_mciver
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We happened to see this on our way to the gardens. You can hike up a big tower and look over the whole city. Must see it

Thank Tracy Traveler P
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We were driving back to Paris from the Normandy region and this location is right on the way. It makes an excellent place to stop for a few hours. I had read the previous reviews and was not sure what to expect. The Chateau is...More

Thank drwokla
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Magnificent on the outside - not so on the inside. I'm travelling solo with my miniature Schnauzer throughout France. I'm in total disbelief that that I cannot even tie him up in the courtyard of the chateau, let alone take him on lead throughout the...More

Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Hands up, I'm a War enthusiast. The history part, not the fighting bit. I went to the Chateau for one reason, its connection with Erwin Rommel. Truthfully there is, apart from a bunker with nothing relevant to WW2 in it, not much to see as...More

3  Thank JamesEastKilbride
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Wendy P
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Hi - so sorry - have been away. On this occasion I'm not able to help. We were passing through and had accommodation and restaurants booked elsewhere.