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Kenilworth Castle

Castle Green | Off Castle Road, Kenilworth CV8 1NE, England
+44 1926 852078
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Lovely afternoon

Had a lovely few hours walking around the grounds and the castle, nice coffee shop/cafe for lunch... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Claire E
via mobile
Snowy day in Kenilworth

Excellent visitor attraction, lots to see and walls to climb, great views from the top, will... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chard, United Kingdom
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“english heritage” (216 reviews)
“audio guide” (72 reviews)
“old stables” (38 reviews)
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Castle Green | Off Castle Road, Kenilworth CV8 1NE, England
+44 1926 852078
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a lovely few hours walking around the grounds and the castle, nice coffee shop/cafe for lunch and a real historical day out

Thank Claire E
Reviewed yesterday

Excellent visitor attraction, lots to see and walls to climb, great views from the top, will certainly return at a warmer time of year.

Thank ehinmers007
Reviewed yesterday

The history of Kenilworth castle is very interesting. The views from the viewing platforms are really good and the garden is very good especially in spring/summer.

Thank simmohueman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disabled spaces are slightly further from the entrance than other parking spaces. Outside Leicester Tower there's a nice little garden with four benches in case your legs are weary. Every single one of them requires you to climb steps to get at it. No soy...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have lived close by for many years and the magic of Kenilworth Castle will never diminish for me. Add to this the rich history and the romance of the castle's partially destroyed state.

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'd rate Kenilworth Castle among English Heritage's more interesting properties, some of which aren't terribly exciting. Extensive, impressive ruins. Plenty to explore and see, the bulk entailing exposure to the elements. Shame it was a showery day, and very heavy underfoot, thereby deterred me from...More

1  Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are English Heritage members with a great deal of affection for Kenilworth Castle. We were looking forward to this event to get us in the mood for Christmas. Unfortunately it was very disappointing. First of all we had trouble finding the park and ride...More

Thank travellerkMidlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here whilst biding the area last Sunday. Lovely lady on the front desk and complete with a wine/gin tasting session taking place! Had a few and they were yummy! Castle is very interesting with quite a few steps some more steep than others! Luckily...More

Thank Toyah1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked and paid in advance for the enchanted lights, organised a group for the day before Christmas eve expecting this to be a nice pre-Christmas trip. The lights around the castle were indeed very pleasant and atmospheric, however the clock face and queen illuminations were...More

Thank Bex S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The lottery funding here has been extremely well spent. Inside the dramatic ruins of the castle are wonderfully enhanced by the internal staircase that has been carefully added so that visitors can enjoy climbing safely up to each level and enjoy the magnificent views that...More

Thank JamesMc87
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17 April 2017|
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Response from venetianintown | Reviewed this property |
No but you can claim money back on entry