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Sizergh Castle

Kendal, England
+44 15395 60951
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Enjoyable visit

Got here just after 10am when it opened and the house viewing starts at midday. The gardens are... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
207alanr
,
Daventry, United Kingdom
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lakes for a break

called here today, beautiful, the gardens are amazing, the house was wonderful, well worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
jane r
,
Crewe, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent48%
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“rock garden” (84 reviews)
“national trust” (163 reviews)
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Kendal, England
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"rock garden"
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"national trust"
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"strickland family"
in 60 reviews
"nt property"
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"nt members"
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"well worth a visit"
in 102 reviews
"visited sizergh"
in 24 reviews
"kitchen garden"
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"guided tour"
in 47 reviews
"gardens are lovely"
in 21 reviews
"autumn colours"
in 12 reviews
"vegetable garden"
in 18 reviews
"car park"
in 52 reviews
"interesting house"
in 28 reviews
"family home"
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"nice cafe"
in 15 reviews
"lake district"
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Got here just after 10am when it opened and the house viewing starts at midday. The gardens are lovely, plenty of different plants. The vegtable garden was in full business with a veriety of crops growing nicely. The rock garden with all it's little pools...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

called here today, beautiful, the gardens are amazing, the house was wonderful, well worth a visit , we are members of national trust well worth joining, it would have cost £42 for visit we only paid £74 for 12 months membership, well worth joining them...More

Thank jane r
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

This is a great afternoon out. The house is well kept and full of history. For us though the gardens are what made the visit worthwhile. They are stunning. There are so many trees and beautiful flowers and shrubs in a great setting with hidden...More

Thank Thorny61
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

I come most weeks with my 2 year old twins who love Sizergh. They particularly enjoy frog spotting, finding Charlie cat and watching the swans and cygnets. The walled vegetable garden is just like Mr McGregor's (Peter Rabbit fans!) and there are many paths to...More

Thank Nancyeallen
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Really worth taking the free guided tour of the garden first as this gives you a good history of the castle owners over the years. The house itself dates back to Tudor Times and gives a real feel of the past. Well worth a visit...More

Thank Bev D
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Had a great visit here - lots of friendly staff and volunteers to help you with your visit. Lovely gardens to stroll around and you absolutely have to see the panelled room in the old part of th ehouse

Thank Simon G
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

(Family of grownups ) the castle boast some lovely garden areas with each plant labled for you to go back and put in your own space and the lake was full of tadpoles which entertained our inner child.

Thank Adam P
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Besides the beautiful castle and gardens there is a lovely cafe which sells a selection of drinks, cakes, soup, sandwiches or a good quality hot lunch and reasonably priced. It belongs to the National Trust with a visitor centre, a shop next to the cafe...More

Thank john186326
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Getting to Seizrgh took a little longer than expected as Google Maps seemed to struggle with finding a direct route. Upon arrival the car park was rather busy, due to the nice bank holiday weather, but we were able to find a spot without too...More

Thank Sn0wman
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

The castle is OK but there are some aspects I dislike- 1) I resent being asked at every point whether I had thought of joining the NT - NO I DON'T WANT TO. I was approached in the car park before I had even put...More

3  Thank Sueandandywilson
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RuthieSunshine
23 April 2018|
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Response from Nick and Angel S | Reviewed this property |
There isn’t a play park or anything that is aimed at entertaining really young children.
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