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Chillingham Castle

Chillingham, Alnwick NE66 5NJ, England
+44 1668 215359
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Favourite Castle.

This was most definitely the best castle I have ever visited.All staff were very helpful and talked... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
margaretspg
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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Odd

We visited on a whim, and I would say it is overpriced compared with other castles in the area... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Cathnjames
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Chillingham Castle is open to the public between Easter - End of October. Hours open is 12 noon - 5pm.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“ghost tour” (41 reviews)
LOCATION
Chillingham, Alnwick NE66 5NJ, England
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+44 1668 215359
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was most definitely the best castle I have ever visited.All staff were very helpful and talked to us about each room and it's history.It made us feel like we had stepped back in time.Their were definetly feelings of past presence in some of the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited on a whim, and I would say it is overpriced compared with other castles in the area! Rooms seemed to be filled with anything and nothing seemed to flow. One minute you was looking at a English haunted dungeon and the next a...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Knowledgable staff. An interesting insight into how life was and into the current owners life. Nice well kept gardens

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just had a wonderful 2 nights stay at Chillingham castle , we did the ghost tour which was spooky and fun . The apartments are very quirky with that old musty castle smell , this adds to the overall experience of the stay . We...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We hadn't planned on going to the Castle, but I am so glad we did. If you want lunch, this is a wonderful atmospheric place to go, with lovely food. The castle itself is very haunted and I enjoyed every moment of it. It was...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

If a castle can be cool, then Chillingham is. With its impressive grandeur as you approach it via either a woodland walk which abounded with bluebells or along the more sedate driveway. If you prefer the staid and boring interiors of the more corporate institutions...More

Thank Lynda E
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Lookout room for 2 nights & we had an amazing stay. Our rooms were very comfortable & warm. The staff here are amazing! So helpful & knowledgeable, especially Julia in housekeeping who went out of her way to make our stay...More

Thank Natalie L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is fabulous. I see there are a few reviews with folk complaining that it's a bit untidy and cluttered, and this is true. However, that's the point. I have visited many a castle with everything perfectly placed and chairs with a thistle on...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today we visited this wonderful castle. We are members of the HHA and I have to say, this was the most interesting and fascinating trip we have ever been to. There are some bad reviews here but these people need to get a life and...More

2  Thank T R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the worst castles I have visited I am sorry to say. It is in a poor state of repair and rife with health and safety issues. The rooms seem full of unrelated clutter and it just looks like the owner is...More

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Talia H
21 January 2017|
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Response from Cangothere | Reviewed this property |
Think it cost around £10 each
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jackie k
12 May 2015|
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No dogs allowed. The ONLY exception is for assistance/guide dogs. Please note that NO DOGS AT ALL are permitted near the Wild Cattle (No Exceptions).
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