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Burghley House

Burghley House Burghley Park, Stamford PE9 3JY, England
+44 1780 752451
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A beautiful place with a good amount to do.

Burghley house is a wonderful place to visit, suitable for all age ranges thanks to the variety of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Adam B
via mobile
Marvellous House, Wonderful guides.

We visited on a quiet Saturday afternoon so not too many other visitors in the house, at least... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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This historic Elizabethan house (circa 1587) features a serpentine park that was designed by Lancelot Brown and a gothic greenhouse and stables.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Burghley House Burghley Park, Stamford PE9 3JY, England
+44 1780 752451
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Burghley house is a wonderful place to visit, suitable for all age ranges thanks to the variety of things on offer. The house itself has a really interesting history and some really cool architecture and art to study. The Gardens of Surprise are fantastic for...More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a quiet Saturday afternoon so not too many other visitors in the house, at least. Most rooms we had to ourselves so we could ask the guides lots of questions which they were more than willing to answer. They were all knowledgeable...More

Thank grimreaper21
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a splendid location for such a grand house, the sweeping drive and ample parking for visitors with an easy stroll up to the main residence. A very imposing and majestic stately home with an abundance of history and impressive detail. The gardens were full...More

Thank MikeH007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst staying at Donna Nook we made this our special day out. On arrival we were shown the lift to the exhibition which we enjoyed although it didn't take long. Back at Reception my husband had to leave his mobility scooter and use a wheelchair....More

Thank yorkshirerose1942
Reviewed 1 week ago

My son and I visited on a lovely sunny day and really enjoyed our lunch out in the garden which was looking lovely as normal. Great food as usual.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for tea and cake, as we went on a quite day when house was closed. Slow and confused service - staff did not seem very interested. Four of us - cakes of varying quality. Have been to house in the past and the...More

Thank DSJjayne
Reviewed 1 week ago

This house has splendid history but it was not what I expected.Little of the Elizabethan interior, in the part of the house that we can visit, remains.It was remodelled in a later period. The guides were very knowledgeable and added to the enjoyment.What you do...More

Thank glyn l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my mum, and had a lovely time! I thought that £18.00 was reasonable as you can opt to make it a year ticket for free! If you book in advance before the day you want to visit it’s even cheaper!! Ladies on the...More

Thank J K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived in good time to have Afternoon Tea, after an hour went to see where our order was, voiced they are busy and it was now being prepared, still no order after 1 1/2 hours, asked for our monies back of which we received with...More

Thank Lorna W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today with a hen party for an afternoon tea. We had booked in advance and the staff were a bit muddled in their handling of the booking (with someone elses name on the table & too many chairs for the booking). Our drinks arrived...More

Thank pinkrose30szb
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18 August 2017|
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Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
Certainly outside.
8 April 2017|
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Response from lindacJ7385PE | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the garden but the parking is in the parkland just by the house and people often picnic there, but watch out for the deer!
Iris C
30 October 2016|
Response from soring56 | Reviewed this property |
Hi The tour has ended fir this year but we paid £15 per head for adults.