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Sizergh Castle

Kendal, England
+44 15395 60951
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National Trust property - not as good a specimen as nearby Levens

The National Trust must market this property as kid friendly, because when we visited there were... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ann m
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New York City, New York
Lovely.

Well worth a look at how the Strickland dynasty has lived for hundreds of years. Better if you’re a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
PadiP
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Poole, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“rock garden” (84 reviews)
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Kendal, England
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+44 15395 60951
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"rock garden"
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"national trust"
in 162 reviews
"strickland family"
in 60 reviews
"nt property"
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"nt members"
in 30 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 102 reviews
"visited sizergh"
in 24 reviews
"kitchen garden"
in 22 reviews
"guided tour"
in 47 reviews
"gardens are lovely"
in 20 reviews
"autumn colours"
in 12 reviews
"vegetable garden"
in 18 reviews
"interesting house"
in 28 reviews
"car park"
in 51 reviews
"family home"
in 25 reviews
"nice cafe"
in 15 reviews
"lake district"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The National Trust must market this property as kid friendly, because when we visited there were numerous families with talkative and somewhat bored children, which didn’t add to the experience. The house is interesting, but not nearly as beautiful or impressive as Levens Hall, which...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well worth a look at how the Strickland dynasty has lived for hundreds of years. Better if you’re a National Trust Member.

Thank PadiP
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friends who are members of The National Trust Organization in the UK took us to the Sizergh house and cafe. The home was delightful on all levels and the gardens are lovely. We purchased some gifts in the NT store and had a coffee in...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A few of us came for an afternoon out and first hiccup came when they took the entrance fee off one of us with a pram and two month old baby and then on entering the hall, were told you can’t bring prams in. So...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in Kendal on my way to the Lake District so visited as this is a National Trust site. Nice castle, telling the story of former residents. Huge grounds too for those looking to go on a ramble. Ended up in a lot of fields...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very much enjoyed visiting with my husband and three grown up daughters. Guides were friendly, the National Trust theme for this year being on women and power, Sizergh had chosen an interesting lady to focus on. A lovely house, beautiful gardens and a great cafe...More

Thank Paul and Tracey B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been visiting Sizergh Castle grounds and giving custom to the shop and cafe for a number of years, but no longer will I go as they have now implemented car parking charges, a bit short sighted I think, especially when the number of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very interesting place with lots of information in every room. It also has a really good tea room, the weather was lovely during our visit so it was really nice to eat lunch outdoors.

Thank scoda15
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The gardens are amazing and a treat for photographers and gardeners. The castle is fascinating and carries an extensive history well. We arrived mid afternoon and were brusquely told that last entry was at 3.30pm and the house closed at 4pm. However thee house is...More

Thank Hilary C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you don't want to lose you soul and pay for membership then the grounds are extensive and there is a really good explores trail for the kids in the woods. handy when it is raining int he lakes. y two year old completed it...More

Thank David K
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RuthieSunshine
23 April 2018|
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Response from Nick and Angel S | Reviewed this property |
There isn’t a play park or anything that is aimed at entertaining really young children.
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