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Beautiful castle!

£15 entrance fee for family of six, worth every penny! Lots to see and places to climb, our 5 year... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Nick B
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Lovely welcome

Lovely dog friendly castle. Yes a ruin but still plenty to see.Our dogs were made very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cardigan, United Kingdom
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Ludlow Castle is an unusually complete range of medieval buildings with a varied history evident within its walls. We are host to a number of events that run between April and November, information of which is available at the local tourist...more
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Castle Square | Castle Square, Ludlow SY8 1AY, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

£15 entrance fee for family of six, worth every penny! Lots to see and places to climb, our 5 year old managed to cope with the steep spiral staircases fine, the views from the top of the keep were great. Easily spend 2 hours plus...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely dog friendly castle. Yes a ruin but still plenty to see.Our dogs were made very welcome.Lovely picnic area no s clean toilets.

Reviewed 3 days ago

We saw the castle at night, illuminated above the walls. Looked lovely. Next day we walked in to Ludlow and had a good look round. Well signposted and clear information about the way it was lived in and used. The view from the top was...More

Thank Dyfrig H
Reviewed 3 days ago

You are able to spend quite a while in what remains of this historic castle. There are a couple of towers that you can view the countryside from, but we felt that at £6 for an adult admission it was a tad over priced.

Thank rsb66
Reviewed 4 days ago

This ancient stronghold can be found just off the town square & is well worth a visit by all the family. There is lots of things to see & places to explore & after doing this they have a nice restaurant for you to relax...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We parked in a side street close to the castle, there's plenty of parking near by. The castle itself is extremely well looked after though you don't notice staff around the ruins. The views from the towers were amazing and far reached. The many nooks...More

Thank Keren Y
Reviewed 6 days ago

we enjoyed walking in the grounds of these ruins climbing parts of the walls reading the boards,theres a coffee shop and gift shop

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made another visit to Ludlow castle walking around the grounds and visiting the restaurant after the castle we went into the village just outside the castle did a bit of site seeing and looked around the open market it was a good day out...More

Thank Naylor2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst it was a bit drizzly when we visited (one of only two rainy days in July) we loved the castle nonetheless. There are a number of information boards around the site and you can climb the steep and winding stairs to witness spectacular views...More

Thank finchaa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I first came here aged 7 en route to mid Wales with my grandfather (who died in 1991). It is a lovely town, now a great foodie place but the castle is the centrepiece of the town, and was a really good visit for a...More

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Jacky H
1 June 2017|
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Response from Ludlow Castle S | Property representative |
There are several car parks around Ludlow, long and short stay. They are all within 10 minutes walk of the castle which in itself is a treat through Ludlow's medieval streets. £5 Adult, £4.50 over 60 or student, £2.50 child... More
28 February 2017|
Response from Ludlow Castle S | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your enquiry. The Castle is open to the public from 10.00am to 5.00pm on Saturday 10th June. The Event is in the function rooms of Castle House which is totally separate
Ludlow Castle S
14 July 2015|
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Response from Ludlow Castle S | Property representative |
Dogs are very welcome in the Castle and Courtyard of the Tea Rooms as long as they are kept on a lead at all times. We love our 4 legged friends. We also have 1 apartment Sir Henry Sidney that welcomes dogs, so if ever you... More