We had the place to ourselves! Running around a 10th century castle is very cool!! Arrive at 10 am and you should have an opportunity for great photos!!
We stayed in this guesthouse for 3 nights and it was a great experience. We loved the surroundings very much, the view from the top of that area was outstanding and the area itself was very posh and inviting. Narrow streets, beautiful restaurants, very french food and of course, croissants, freshly made orange juice and fresh strawberries for breakfast, yammiiiii
We walked up to the castle from the railway station, and though the flights of steps seemed at times never ending we were glad we made the effort. The castle was essentially a small keep but it has been remarkably well looked after and the views from the ramparts over Monaco are truly stunning. We had the place to ourselves... 更多
Wonderful,views. Interesting Girmaldi history. Fun climb through the castle. 5 euros for the tour. Christmas Creches Festival of every size and style. Every house and business in the village seems to have one
The title I have given to my review deserves some explanation. The inner matryoshka is the castle iself. Some other reviewer said it is "nothing special". This is true if we stop at the first glance. If we know someting on the subject, we find that it is considered the only castle in France, which preseved the original forms of... 更多
The ruins of the castle hint at a glorious past,when the lords of the village dominated the narrow valley below. Nowadays, the view from the ramparts is awesome and the experience is worth a visit.
We took public transit from Menton to visit the chateau and check out the interesting winding streets. The chateau provides many interesting views west to Monaco and down to the crowded red tile roofs of Roquebrune so don't forget your camera. The chateau is an interesting but quick tour (info available in English) so plan to climb up to the... 更多
What a cute and interesting village. We visited just before Christmas and were excited to find nativity scenes all along our walk. We visited the Chateau, which is more of a fortress, and our 4 year old grandson had the time of his life playing among the ruins. Watch your head as you walk through doorways. the interior was not... 更多