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Sizergh Castle

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Address: Kendal, England
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+44 15395 60951

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Definitely one of those places you are glad you've visited....wonderful grounds with lakes, walled gardens, orchards and bee hives. The castle itself was immense, steeped in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Swindon, United Kingdom
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely one of those places you are glad you've visited....wonderful grounds with lakes, walled gardens, orchards and bee hives. The castle itself was immense, steeped in history - one of those places with an impressive great hall and you know every other room is going to be equally as impressive. If you want a breathtaking experience, make sure you climb... More 

Thank StelucLive
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just wanted to say what a truly magical experience we had visiting Santa in his beautiful barn at Sizergh Castle this weekend. Santa himself had all 4 boys mesmerised, especially with his link back to the North Pole as he talked them through the "magic" of how he manages to get round the world with the presents. They were visibly... More 

Thank helengV6618QW
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

We live relatively close by and are members of the National Trust so visit often, though not always the house. Beautiful grounds with interesting plants and trees. We often take a picnic.

Thank Kizzy F
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 284 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

We had been told of this place by the Hotel staff and on their recommendation we decided to visit, well it was worth the trip just felt good a very enjoyable place to visit. The gardens and house fantastic spent ages here. lots of things to do for all ages not just for the young but the young at heart... More 

Thank Glenn W
Kendal, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We usually tend to visit the gardens mainly and like cycling to this venue. (Avoid the dual carriageway if visiting by bike) . The gardens are interesting with a new stumpery, herb garden , small lakes, beehives, chickens, orchard and rock garden. It doesn't take too long to go round the gardens leaving plenty of time to enjoy tea or... More 

Thank Tryfoodlakes
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I actually came here in August 2015 and had a lovely day. Beautiful surroundings and gardens and nice to spend the day on a hot summers day There's a lot of history here and I recommend a visit. A beautiful example of National Trust. Take a picnic and spend all day in the castle and gardens. I would happily visit... More 

Thank Mateusz19
Southport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

This is a stunning house set in lovely landscaped grounds. It is lovely to walk around the gardens and the house itself is fascinating. Good cafe provides lunch and younger members of the family could run off energy in the extensive park land. Good day out. Visit Sizergh Farm as well . Interesting and sells some great food in the... More 

Thank Gerri H
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Beautiful grounds and a lovely hall. To walk around here is to taste a slice of perfect English history. The gardens at different times of the year are spectacular.

Thank GretaMcG
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We were having a wonderful time here after getting our tickets a wonderful lady on the till directed us to the barn for some pumpkim carving. The kids loved it as did mum and dad. Everyone in the barn were lovely, helpful and engaging, we left smiling and happy. From there we proceeded to do the bat hunt and on... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Very enjoyable visit. Usual high standards offering a brew, a view and a loo. All staff and volunteers pleasant and professional. Thanks.

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