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17 Stunning Castles That Look Like Hogwarts IRL

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4. Saumur Castle, France

"You will have classes with the rest of your house, sleep in your house dormitory, and spend free time in your house common room."

7. Křivoklát Castle, Czech Republic

"And a circular hole behind the painting leads to the common room."


9. Bran Castle, Romania

"For those heading to the Hufflepuff Basement, you'll find it's a very cosy and welcoming place..."

10. Eltz Castle, Germany

"Lots of yellow hangings, and fat armchairs, and little underground tunnels leading to the dormitories, all of which have perfectly round doors, like barrel tops."


12. Lichtenstein Castle, Germany

"And a passage will lead you to the Common room—a low-ceilinged, dungeon-like room with greenish lamps and chairs."

13. Peles Castle, Romania

"Ravenclaws, you will head up to the Ravenclaw Tower, which is located on the west side of Hogwarts..."

14. Challain Castle, France

"The entrance to the common room is at the top of a spiral staircase..."


16. Ashford Castle, Ireland

"Now everyone, rest up before classes begin tomorrow..."

17. Reifenstein Castle, Italy

"Sweet dreams."