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Belvoir Castle

Leicester, England
+44 1476 870262
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Highly recommend a visit to this homely castle. Fantastic exhibits and artefacts. So informative... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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Belvoir Castle Campsite

The campsite run by Belvoir castle is The Dirty Duck Campsite, situated at The Dirty Duck Pub at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Paul L
Norwich, United Kingdom
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For opening hours to the Castle and gardens, please check the Castles web site.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
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“tea room” (26 reviews)
“stately home” (14 reviews)
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Leicester, England
+44 1476 870262
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend a visit to this homely castle. Fantastic exhibits and artefacts. So informative. Gardens are a must to walk round, so beautiful and the fantastic views for miles are breathtaking.

Thank PatsyAnne56
Reviewed 2 days ago

The campsite run by Belvoir castle is The Dirty Duck Campsite, situated at The Dirty Duck Pub at Woolsthorpe by Belvoir. We've just spent the weekend, Friday to Monday, there and I must say that Dirty Duck is an appropriate name! The toilet block facility...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were driving around the Vale of Belvoir from Melton Mowbray, and visited Belvoir Castle. It's in good condition (English castle seem to range from ruins to well maintained) and interesting to walk around. Worth the visit if you are in the area.

Thank seagullrob
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful place to visit even though we didn't go inside except to the tea room which is so beautiful and afternoon tea was very enjoyable. But even walking around the trails in the different gardens was so nice and really enjoyable. The rose...More

Thank JaneGoddard
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to Belvoir Castle for years even though we live nearby. Decided to take our friends who were visiting us from Surrey. Trevor who conducted the guided tour was great - so informative and really interesting - I'm sure we wouldn't have enjoyed...More

Thank cookNottingham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had put Belvoir Castle on my list of things to do in England and was not disappointed. The building is beautiful and the rooms are astounding (really!). The room presentations are very well done and the rooms themselves are incredibly impressive. Definitely worth a...More

Thank Donald J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great castle ,everyone should visit once to see natural beauty in surrounding area and historical knowledge .recommend friends to visit .

Thank MrMeelan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for an explore of the gardens after running a race nearby, very impressive and good for a lazy walk around, looks great in the sun! Didn't have time to venture inside the castle though.

Thank addz360
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Whether you want a day out in the gardens, or the castle Belvoir Castle, (meaning beautiful view), never disapoints. Whether you are there for the day, a wedding, concert, or the annual firework. It is a must for those that visit the area for the...More

2  Thank Alex7423
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We went to visit on a rainy day and loved it. The castle itself was beautiful and full of fascinating artefacts. I'm not overly interested in museums and stately homes but I really enjoyed this one. The staff were really helpful and knowledgeable. We went...More

1  Thank bev-la73
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George B
how much is the entry fee and what is included I that
9 May 2017|
Response from moorefam_11 | Reviewed this property |
£16 per adult for a non-guided tour with access to the castle and gardens.
Im struggling to find out when the Castle , gardens AND tearoom are all open. The diary is difficult to read. Can anyone give me a simple precis of opening times? Thanks
31 March 2017|
Response from Apples555 | Property representative |
If you look at the Calendar on the Website, on a PC or tablet, rather than a phone, you will hopefully find it easier to read. It is all colour coded to help.
Jean S
Do they do traditional afternoon teas and if so how much is it please
27 November 2016|
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Response from chiz20 | Reviewed this property |
It's about £17