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Caldicot Castle

Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HT, Wales
+44 1291 420241
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Enjoyable visit

Enjoyable castle to visit with young children who love climbing the towers! The castle is usually... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris O
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Bradley Stoke, United Kingdom
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Great open air venue for a concert

We visited Caldicot Castle for a concert in mid-July. Great location with really very good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Battyw
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Hook, United Kingdom
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The Home of Welsh Castle Life: Immerse yourself in the atmosphere of the Castle’s exciting past. Caldicot Castle’s impressive structure is surrounded by an idyllic 55 acre Country Park. You will be able to travel through time and discover the home of Welsh castle life, from medieval times to the twentieth century. The castle was developed as a fortress by Royal hands in the Middle Ages and restored as a Victorian family home. The river Nedern winds its way through the park and the wildlife pond is home to a variety of wildfowl.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HT, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyable castle to visit with young children who love climbing the towers! The castle is usually free to enter, unless there is an event bring held there

Thank Chris O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Caldicot Castle for a concert in mid-July. Great location with really very good acoustics for an open air venue. Made such a change from the sterile one design fits all concert venues I normally end up attending. Food drink options are the standard...More

Thank Battyw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Turned up for a look around the castle and a VW event was on but for just a fiver we didnt mind and went in anyway. The castle is amazing. Some lovely views from the top, rooms to look around and lovely surroundings. I cant...More

Thank Kes27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Caldicot Castle for Friday & Saturday music events last week. Friday lovely evening with friends and family to watch Local band Rusty Shackle. Then with friends on the Saturday to watch space toploader and Ocean Colour Scene. Fab venue great set up with food...More

Thank Janice340
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Has an absolute brilliant time at this place, it was so well organised and the castle grounds were perfect for this gig. Such a great atmosphere.

Thank MikaFika
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to see ocean colour scene here. What a treat - one of our favourite bands within the walls of a castle! We travelled a long way for this and I would definitely keep coming back here for gigs. It's a beautiful setting and...More

Thank Jolly1983
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We were searched for food and drink on entry, the food and drinks were set out well and easily accessible, large area of portaloos. The castle square where the concert took place was lawned, luckily it was a warm dry hight, we were uable to...More

Thank Eileen B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Sadly the web site and recorded message on phone did not warn that the castle is closed and grounds largely inaccessible due to preparation for upcoming series of events. Security staff were very pleasant and very apologetic, but hardly their fault. Of course I understand...More

Thank romoe2960
Reviewed 24 June 2017

called here on a day out with friends , had a chat to the knight and his lady , very nice garden and ruins of the castle.parts of which is still standing and have banquettes for parties .nice tea room for a snack .very enjoyable...More

Thank caterqueen
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Really good day out. Spent about 2 hours here exploring. Free parking and free to get in. We were able to walk up the tall buildings such as the keep. The stairs are very narrow and winding but the views at the top are amazing....More

Thank JM900912
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KarenandJames3013
24 June 2017|
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Response from Gale J | Reviewed this property |
We saw dogs inside on our visit....not sure if they would be allowed inside the rooms though. Lots of lovely walks for them in the grounds :)
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Shirley R
3 August 2016|
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Response from Lucy_B23_13 | Reviewed this property |
There is a free car park just inside the grounds, next to the castle and children's park area.
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