Fürstlich Drehna Castle

Luckau, Germany

Fürstlich Drehna Castle was originally built in the mid-16th century near to an old Slavic fortress by the family of Minckwitz. They constucted the surrounding moat and towers. The castle was acquired by the Promnitz family in 1697 and they also enlarged it.

Today the closed four-wing castle with its beautiful park is a restaurant and hotel.



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Lindenplatz 8, Luckau, Germany
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Founded: 16th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Germany
Historical period: Reformation & Wars of Religion (Germany)

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4.1/5 (based on Google user reviews)

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linah muthama (6 months ago)
The serenity is one to go for anytime,i liked the place
Loek Hageman (14 months ago)
Nice place to stay. Friendly staff, clean and nice rooms. Only WiFi was bad
Felix Genzmer (14 months ago)
The hotel staff tried very hard to make our stay as nice as possible. Also the location with the castle and park is very nice. Also close free parking is a plus. Thats why 2 stars. Overall the Hotel does not deserve a 4 star ranking. If you stayed 2 nights including breakfast and dinner in the "Amtshaus. Be prepared for no internet and no mini-fridge (minibar). The only option to get a cold drink is a wending machine in the castle lobby that does take only coins and does not spit out the change. The rooms has no aircon but standing fan. In summer nights it is hard to find sleep. The worst are the mosquitos in the that keep coming even the windows are closed i assume the hatch from the bathroom drain. Windows has also no fly net, open window is also no option. Did I mention the dead squeezed mosquitos on the bathroom ceiling? The restaurant and breakfast was "ok" for the price category of the hotel. Also very strange that the locally famoust (not owned bythe hotel) castle brewery, right next to the castle does not offer tours are not open on Saturdays or sells its beer at the castle. All together, we had a higher expectations and our stay was a disappointment.
Eran Valfer (21 months ago)
Fantasy land just 45 min drive south of Berlin It’s good that there are still places like that on earth
Peter Caron (3 years ago)
Most of what one can expect here is test and relaxation. There is little to no Wi-Fi available and mobile data is spotty. The grounds are large so ideal for long, peaceful walks and rooms in the chateaux itself are spacious and quiet. Some things, however, could be much better. There is a restaurant which fancies itself finer than what it ultimately achieves. There are limited vegetarian options on the menu and one wasn't even available. Another, ravioli filled with mozzarella, was a disappointment: closer to ravioli from a can than from an upscale kitchen. The wine selection is also quite limited (apparently patrons are encouraged to partake of the local brauerei instead) making for an experience with all the accoutrements of a first class restaurant minus the service, the wine and the food one might otherwise expect in one. Oddly though, the specials menu offered an excellent vegetarian option on our first night and the breakfast buffet is well provisioned and offered in a comfortable room. In the end, one probably doesn't come here for the food. There are two comfortable cafés, a sauna, a small pool, the aforementioned grounds and most of all peace and quiet. Comfortable and quiet bit could be so much better. Some staff were friendly and competent, others less so. Recommended to take a room in the chateau.
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