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Sizergh Castle

Kendal, England
+44 15395 60951
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christmas visit

pre-booked for our grand daughter to see father Christmas santas grotto was a perfect setting with... read more

Reviewed yesterday
BarbaraPeter S
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
very interesting

what I liked about Sizergh Castle was the guided tour, very knowledgeable guide but also friendly... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Patricia M
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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“rock garden” (68 reviews)
Kendal, England
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Reviewed yesterday

pre-booked for our grand daughter to see father Christmas santas grotto was a perfect setting with coal fire, trees , sparkling lights, elves and the best father Christmas I have seen I always like sizergh for the excellent national trust castle and gardens walks and...More

Thank BarbaraPeter S
Reviewed 6 days ago

what I liked about Sizergh Castle was the guided tour, very knowledgeable guide but also friendly and funny. Once the guided tour was over, we were free to wander on our own.Enjoyed our visit very much.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit Sizergh at lest twice a year. Each visit revealing a little more to us than the last. I adore visiting castles, there is just something mystical about them that draws me in. The facilities are easily accessed from the car park but getting...More

Thank Ray W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in here on our way home from a short break in Ambleside. We enjoyed a snack in the cafe and as we are NT members we thought we would have a wander round the gardens. We then noticed that there was a guided...More

1  Thank LandK729
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Sizergh Castle as a couple. First the bad: Park End Moss Nature reserve - something the NT estate is proud of. Can you find it? Very much doubt it. Starts badly with lady on reception stating: “map is not good, a lot of people...More

Thank Fargo2016
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A wonderful "castle" well kept and with a homely feeling reflecting the fact that the Strickland family still live there. Many unique features to enjoy. Gardens and grounds give families of all ages somewhere to explore whatever the season.

Thank W304BOjosephb
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Sizergh Castle and Garden is another great little garden and historic house within the National Trust portfolio. The house is interesting and the rock garden with its ferns and colourful Japanese maples is stunning, even on a rainy day! The site also offers great facilities...More

Thank Nick and Angel S
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This medieval house is home to the Strickland family as still has a lived in feel. There are also gardens to enjoy, a delightful rock garden, collection of hardy ferns, and a new stumpery.

Thank marg826
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

The garden and grounds are beautiful! The colours in the garden were fantastic! The staff and gardeners were very friendly. A Halloween activity was put on for the children too.

Thank Colette W
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely morning so decided to visit Sizergh Castle we arrived about 10.30am and because the car park was filling up thought we would have coffee and a snack before going around the gardens coffee was lovely as was the fruit scone also the cakes looked...More

Thank brenala
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alisdair t
16 May 2017|
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Response from JMB1239 | Reviewed this property |
Yes: photos are now allowed everywhere inside the House but not with flash. This includes the Inlaid Chamber where photography was formerly forbidden.
cathy m
7 March 2017|
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Response from Flampers | Reviewed this property |
I saw a number of people there walking their dogs in the grounds
Jane S
9 August 2016|
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Response from rockchickNorthWales | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I've no idea I do not live in this area