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Interesting and informative guided tour

We visited Firle Place as we are friends of HHA and we really enjoyed our e The guide was very... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Julie R
via mobile
A very pleasant park

I know Firle Place as the very pleasant parkland that I walk through sometimes when walking from... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Peter C
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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House opening 2015: 24th & 25th May bank holiday weekend. 7th June – early September, Sunday – Thursday 2:00 – 4:30pm Firle Place, home to the Gage family for over 500 years is a beautiful Stately Home in East Sussex. Surrounded by its extensive...more
Firle, Lewes BN8 6LP, England
+44 1273 858307
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with a private group for a viewing of this amazing house and the visit was lead by one of the Gage family the owners and although I have visited many stately homes this is a real winner and a real home still ....More

Thank John_B503778
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We go here often. Sorry that meals are no longer available. However the tea and cakes are ok. The setting is absolutely fantastic. A lady visitor spoke to us about it and remarked it was the best of the best. We agree with this.

Thank Pungler
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We chose Firle Place as an outing for our members, who come along to a club for older people. We were a fairly large group made up of 28 members, carers and volunteers so that we were offered a visit just for ourselves. This made...More

Thank denise l
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I walk in Firle Park quite often, in the summer occasionally having tea at Firle Place, or a pint in The Ram. Archytipically English

Thank dvdgurr04
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Firle Place as we are friends of HHA and we really enjoyed our e The guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. We did not use the cafe but everyone that we encountered was very friendly.

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I know Firle Place as the very pleasant parkland that I walk through sometimes when walking from Lewes to either Seaford or Alfriston. There is a path running through the estate, although it is easy to find it, at times. They also put on events...More

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I am not a fan of conducted tours but its that or nothing. The exterior gives no clue regarding the still prominent Tudor features including the courtyard, hall and much of the layout. Yes a few areas need redecoration but I am sure their turn...More

Thank lizandianp
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This one is not to be missed. A charming family home with incredible history and contents. You need to set some quality time to wander and explore. You will not be disappointed

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A house full of Old Masters, Sevres porcelain and lovely furniture. If you want to see van Dykes, Gainsborough, Joshua Reynolds and many, many more then be sure to go to Firle Place. Beautiful stone faced house set in parkland and still lived in with...More

Thank Valerie O
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

IT WAS BAD FROM START TO FINISH!!! The guide we had was not good at all, she kept on asking us for answers about things that she should have known, as she was the guide, the house looks good from the outside but when you...More

7  Thank Nick S
FirlePlace, General Manager at Firle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Dear Nick, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review and to give us your feedback. We would like to look into the points you made, so if you have the time to email us on enquiries@firle.com to let us know the date...More

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Jo E
8 August 2018|
Response from FirlePlace | Property representative |
Dear Jo E, The Vintage Fair is run by a third party organiser. There will be free parking for the event, which is different to our usual visitor parking, to accommodate the number of people. We hope you enjoy the Vintage... More
Sylvia C
3 August 2016|
Response from JoD57 |
Try google. Or the firle place website.