Blankenfelde Manor

Blankenfelde, Latvia

The first written record of the Blankenfelde manor dates from 1689 when the owner was Ernst von Medem. The estate changed owners several times and was part of the von Hahnide family from 1840 until 1920. Between 1804 and 1805 the manor belonged to the Russian imperial house of Andreas von Königfelsile. Louis XVIII, King of France, lived in Blankenfelde manor for a while when he was in exile.

The complex structure of the manor dates from the mid 18th century, and the main building erected in 1743 has a 19th-century English-style park. There are currently ideas for the exploration of the estate in the concept of private ownership and tourism. The renovation work of the main building is now underway. Blankenfelde estate flower garden is part of the spring tulbifestivale.

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Founded: 1743
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in Latvia
Historical period: Part of the Russian Empire (Latvia)

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raili alexandersson-oikarinen (3 years ago)
Interesting place with clean and cozy rooms
Mārtiņš Briedis (3 years ago)
The host lady is super sweet, the hotel was clean, cozy. The area is quite, perfect for a getaway!
Martin Kruze (3 years ago)
The home page states that working time is from 10AM, and tourist groups must reserve beforehand. Since 3 people is hardly a group, we just went there at mentioned time. No one was there. After call to phone number, somebody answered and sad that we must wait for 30 minutes. After 50 minutes of waiting nobody showed up. Maybe manor is nice. It seamed beautifull with some interesting attractions, but the attitude is below any reasonable expectations.
Cupi Man (3 years ago)
Looks nice not yet open for public
Jānis Boža (3 years ago)
Vieta skaista,tikai saimnieks varēja būt jaukāks
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