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“Stunning view”

Knaresborough Castle
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Owner description: Knaresborough Castle is a Scheduled Ancient Monument which is owned by the Duchy of Lancaster and maintained by Harrogate Borough Council. The grounds surrounding Knaresborough Castle are opened as a public park and provide a haven in the centre of the town. The Castle is located on top of a high cliff and has dramatic views across to the viaduct and of the River Nidd. The grassed areas are enhanced with mature trees and colourful flowerbeds.
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Short little visit with a breathtaking view - makes me wish I could paint. Castle ruins are lovely as well, and a nice war memorial for the locals. Absolutely worth a stop.

Thank onecatshort
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We went for a Christmas Break on Boxing Day the village was so quiet and the views were just spectacular, we took our little one along on her scuttle bug , there were lots of stairs so Mabey not ideal with pushchair.

Thank Sarah S
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

We just stumbled upon this castle by chance. Glad we went- Amazing views over the River Nidd and the Roman Viaduct

Thank bunnySouthport
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Steeped in history, the views from here are amazing. Beautiful place to visit. The town has some fab shops too.

Thank Lynn G
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Sunday afternoon stroll along the river and up into the town for the xmas market then through the castle and back down to the river. What a stunning little bit of heaven, the views are really beautiful and the people are warm and friendly

Thank Bigkevw
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