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Glen Eyrie Castle

3820 N 30th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-5001
+1 719-634-0808
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We had a great time learning about the history of the castle/town and checking out the beautiful... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Stephanie N
via mobile
Castle is beautiful, go on a Mon-thurs

We drove by - allowed on the grounds for only one hour. The castle was beautiful and grounds were... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Nestled on 750 breathtaking acres with 97 lodging rooms, Glen Eyrie's stunning beauty and rich spiritual heritage create a place where, for a few sacred moments, guests can set aside their troubles and catch their breath. The Glen Eyrie staff ministers by thoughtfully creating experiences which set the stage for all to discover, explore, and be transformed. Whether guests come with a group for a retreat, individually for a program or conference, or for historical teas, tours, or overnight stays, Glen Eyrie serves a sanctuary and safe haven of transformation and inspiration. As the conference and camping ministry of The Navigators, The Glen Eyrie Group is comprised of Glen Eyrie and Eagle Lake Camps. Built upon the unique intersection of natural, historical, and spiritual heritages, the Glen Eyrie Group promises to stay true to our Navigator calling by purposefully and thoughtfully ministering to guests through Christ-centered, excellent service and innovative programming.
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“high tea” (37 reviews)
3820 N 30th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-5001
+1 719-634-0808
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a great time learning about the history of the castle/town and checking out the beautiful grounds. Definitely the most bang for your buck since the other attractions we had visited were double or triple the price of this one and we enjoyed it...More

Thank Stephanie N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We drove by - allowed on the grounds for only one hour. The castle was beautiful and grounds were immaculate. There isn't a lot to see if you don't go inside. Tours for the public are only Monday - Thursday. We were here on a...More

1  Thank love2vay-k
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting family, railroad and Colorado Springs history. Beautiful grounds to walk after a tour. Disabled access as the house has an early elevator. Tours at 10, 12 and 2. They also have a tea. Rooms available in the main house and elsewhere on the grounds.

Thank bjswanson1789
Reviewed 1 week ago

The castle and grounds are absolutely beautiful! We spent the night in the newly remodeled Cedar Ridge Lodge on the grounds and felt so at peace. Be sure and take the tour of the castle, which was very informative. Our tour guide, Jennifer, was the...More

Thank Ronae1010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pros We loved the campus. It's very well maintained. The staff is all exceptionally friendly. Cons Pricy Soft beds Some trails are too steep for my old knees No air conditioning in our room Food was MediocreMore

Thank Mike F
Meg M, General Manager at Glen Eyrie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Mike, Thanks for your helpful feedback regarding your stay at Glen Eyrie! We sure hope to improve upon the guest experience. As we are in the process of remodeling this Fall, it would be helpful to know what room you stayed in. If you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went here on a whim. When we got to the gate we were told we could drive around the grounds, but could do no hiking. We also could stop at the Carriage House to buy books or a snack. The pass...More

Thank 697billm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not stay at the hotel. We took the Rock Tour and Castle Tour. Our family now has a new expression: That's about as exciting as a Rock Tour! Boring! The castle is beautiful and the grounds are too...just don't take the rock tour....More

1  Thank James L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can't see much if you aren't there for a meeting or if you are not lodging there. You can drive around and get a sheet on the history, but that was all.More

Thank kkgilbert
Meg M, General Manager at Glen Eyrie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello kkgilbert, Thanks for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor! I’m sorry your experience seemed to be lackluster. We do offer daily tours of the Castle at 1 pm, serve panini sandwiches w/ milkshakes at our Café/Bookstore, as well as serve High Tea...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The castle is beautiful. The ballroom is gorgeous, but smaller than I thought it would be. Having tea on the terrace would be fun but we didn't do that. Walking the grounds is pleasant. They are very well kept and beautiful as well.

Thank marywG6248CC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just had time to do a drive by the castle, but the castle is located in a beautiful valley. The grounds are a wonderful combination of camps for kids and receptions for adult activities. The beautiful castle looks to be the perfect place for...More

Thank John B
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Cheri F
31 May 2017|
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Response from Kristen P | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You must book either a tour or a tea to get onto the grounds. The tour price is, I believe, the least expensive option. They also offer many concerts and special events at very reasonable prices for the quality. There... More
22 May 2017|
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Response from Shannon M | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can drive around, with a limited access pass, which they're quite strict about. It's worth it to ask if you can stop in the bookstore.
23 March 2017|
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Response from Thekings2 | Reviewed this property |
They do have stairs as well as a small elevator in the castle.