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Eastnor Castle

Ledbury HR8 1RL, England
+44 1531 633160
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A good afternoon visit near Ledbury

Eastnor Castle has been on my wish list for a long time and I was not disappointed when I arrived... read more

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Januarius
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Gloucestershire
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Excellent visit, a little busy and the cafeteria needed badly updating, but on the whole a very... read more

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davidglea
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Eastnor Castle in the dramatic setting of the Malvern Hills and surrounded by a beautiful deer park, arboretum and lake - is the home of the Hervey-Bathurst family. Besides being a fascinating visitor attraction, the Castle fulfils other roles as an exclusive-use wedding venue, corporate and team building venue, as well as a venue for product launches and location filming. Business or private parties can stay in the castle’s beautiful bedrooms and our highly professional team is on hand to organise every aspect of your visit.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chilli festival” (37 reviews)
“deer park” (17 reviews)
“assault course” (18 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Ledbury HR8 1RL, England
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+44 1531 633160
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"chilli festival"
in 37 reviews
"deer park"
in 17 reviews
"assault course"
in 18 reviews
"beautiful grounds"
in 12 reviews
"large lake"
in 9 reviews
"suits of armour"
in 9 reviews
"easter egg hunt"
in 7 reviews
"adventure playground"
in 13 reviews
"lakeside walk"
in 7 reviews
"an ice cream"
in 6 reviews
"dogs are allowed"
in 6 reviews
"wedding venue"
in 10 reviews
"tea room"
in 21 reviews
"firework championships"
in 4 reviews
"special events"
in 5 reviews
"open to the public"
in 5 reviews
"stately home"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed today

Eastnor Castle has been on my wish list for a long time and I was not disappointed when I arrived. I was with a party of friends and we had a guided tour of the castle, arranged beforehand. The mock mediaeval castle has been lived...More

Thank Januarius
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Reviewed today

Excellent visit, a little busy and the cafeteria needed badly updating, but on the whole a very nice day out and very enjoyable

Thank davidglea
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Arrived at lunch time so we had a lovely baguette and piece of cake in the cafe. The castle was a delight. Unusual furnishings, lovely large rooms and information cards in every room. We had a walk around the lake before we left. Really enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful surroundings and friendly staff. Picturesque lake and great walks. Great value for money. Interesting history of the Castle.

Thank Stephanie S
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wow! This is an excellent place to visit. The castle is very interesting with extremely knowledgeable guides in every room. Held the attention of a five and twelve year old. Beautiful grounds with a maze and play areas. Swings seats on several of the trees...More

Thank Pat E
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went with my 9 and 12 year old to this beautiful castle. They had put so much thought into children’s activities , fun outside, from the fabulous maze , the playground and the beautiful arboretum with trails for the kids to keep busy. Inside was...More

Thank victoriabrennan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the castle was quiet as it was a special opening for charity & seemingly hadn't been widely advertised. We got closer to the displays than it normally allowed.Sadly the weather was too wet to explore the very muddy grounds;will have to go back again.

Thank TheTaxiLady
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked to Eastnor from Ledbury, which was a lovely walk of approx 30 minutes through woods and fields. The castle is interesting, well furnished and very welcoming (even to dogs!) The grounds are a delight of lake, arboratum, and meadow. with some fun areas...More

Thank Mungo K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for the 6th out of 7 years the chilli festival has been running. We enjoy our annual visit and my daughter especially the grounds, play park and an ice cream of course. It was a really hot day so she didn’t enjoy it as...More

1  Thank Mark W
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Read in a brochure about a chilli festival at Eastnor Castle so only being a short drive away at Broadway we decided to visit .We booked online which saved us queing the car parking was very well organised and we were soon on our way...More

Thank michael b
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kevin m
22 March 2018|
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Response from EastnorCastle | Property representative |
Hello - No I'm sorry we'll be closed that day.
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Fsadler
17 March 2018|
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Response from EastnorCastle | Property representative |
Hello, we are only open on certain days; please see below for our open dates for this year: OPEN DAYS 2018 Easter Holidays: Friday 30th March – Wednesday 4th April May Bank Holiday Weekend: Sunday 6th – Monday 7th... More
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