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Chillingham Castle

Chillingham, Alnwick NE66 5NJ, England
+44 1668 215359
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eclectic mix of wonderful items

We have long had Chillingham Castle on our list to visit and finally made it on a glorious sunny... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
c d
Amble, United Kingdom
Great change from NT and English Heratige. ...

What a great day. Great value and great place to mooch around. Staff were all brill and very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lee C
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  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Chillingham, Alnwick NE66 5NJ, England
+44 1668 215359

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We have long had Chillingham Castle on our list to visit and finally made it on a glorious sunny day which defo put it in a good light but I think it would be pretty fab what ever. It is an extremely interesting place, crammed...More

Thank c d
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a great day. Great value and great place to mooch around. Staff were all brill and very frenzy. Special mention to the garden staff who are doing a great job. The cafe was also excellent cream tea was yummy. Go go go.....

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has to be one of the best Castles I have ever visited. It has not been "spruced" up or sanitised. The owners have done a remarkable job of restoring their home and sharing it with the public. As we walked around the gardens we...More

1  Thank kathy157
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have wanted to come here for such a long time but it was not the best I have been too. The grounds were lovely but the castle was a little sad and cluttered and looked like a lot of it was just put there!...More

Thank eliz1212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The whole experiance of our visit seemed like you were walking through the spare rooms of the owner. Those rooms where you put things that your unsure where it should go in your house. Nothing really went together, and the building felt unloved and uncared...More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Either way, we loved this place. It does have its detractors, but fortunately these are in the minority and they have obviously had a sense of humour bypass. Sir Humphry has done a splendid job bringing this place back to life and all of the...More

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the castle whilst on holiday. We were baffled by the stretching rack near the car park and then a sign next to it saying beware of Man-Traps! Then inside the the museum room which looked and felt like we had accidentally wandered into...More

Thank 26gillian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Totally bizzare experience. A glimpse into another way of life An amazing collection of the family's memorabillia from the days of the Raj to modern day. Lovely rambly gardens and a quaint little cafe with good food

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great day out - fantastic castle The dungeon is spoooky with lots of examples of olde torture items (my grandkids would love it - but might not be for all kids ??) The castle is full of artifacts from all over the world and wonderful...More

Thank pookierara
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Weird atmospheric crazy castle..... loved it !!! Unique exhibits, and wonderful tea room... can see why people think it may be haunted.

Thank Steve W
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Talia H
how much is this? thanks;
21 January 2017|
Response from Cangothere | Reviewed this property |
Think it cost around £10 each
jackie k
are the grounds dog friendly
12 May 2015|
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Response from SockFluff |
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).