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Jane Austen Guided Tour - Fantastic

Visited the Abbey for the third time, but on this occasion we took the Jane Austen guided tour. I... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Roger S
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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Nice quiet mansion and park

If you don't like throngs of people around a stately home, this could be the place for you....we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John B
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Estate Office Stoneleigh Abbey, Kenilworth CV8 2LF, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited the Abbey for the third time, but on this occasion we took the Jane Austen guided tour. I was unsure how interested I would be as I am not a prolific reader and have not read any of Jane Austen's books. We were greeted...More

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you don't like throngs of people around a stately home, this could be the place for you....we visited on a fine day in early September and the place was almost deserted. We had a long and pleasant walk in the grounds - a classic...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today was my wife and mine 2nd visit and the afternoon tea was just as wounderful as the first and we took the Jane Austin tour and it was wounderful to finish off our day can not wait to be back

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got married at Stoneleigh this summer and so visited the abbey and grounds on a number of occasions, we also saw some of the rooms in the abbey itself. The building and grounds are stunning and has such an interesting history. Staff are super...More

1  Thank s k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful views of the river but that was about the best bit. Orangery cream teas are very, very poor; filter coffee only, no gluten free options, scones poor texture and taste and I would guess bulk shop bought and the jam was a pink jelly...More

Thank Susannah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Orangery tea room run by half asleep staff, was not happy to pay £3 each for a machine hot chocolate in a chipped mug and elder-flower squash in tepid water. Some finesse is needed in the orangery at least such as vines, cups and saucers...More

Thank Claudia P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having paid £24 through Groupon for afternoon tea for 2 people I thought it was very nice but had I paid the full price of £49.90 I would not have been very pleased Looking at the photos I was expecting fresh local baked scones &...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a gift but I know it cost £60. Firstly directions aren’t clear and it took us a while to find the actual orangery where the afternoon tea takes place. Secondly the orangery doesn’t smell all that nice on arrival. On to the actual...More

Thank 994Carrie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden gem, went here after visiting kenilworth castle as we had a few hours free and it was a great decision. The main house has had much of its space used to house private residents but is still well worth a walk around the stables,...More

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being treated to an afternoon tea was the start of a great trip - the Orangery where these teas are served was delightful great views of the River Avon, classical music on in the background and very pleasant hard working staff. In addition we booked...More

1  Thank lindabones55
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Mariesweetpea
23 September 2017|
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Response from David E | Property representative |
yes free car park
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hindleyh
19 June 2017|
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Response from Dawny7890 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can just tour the grounds I think the price is £5.
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Louisa A
1 May 2017|
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Response from J_netdudley | Reviewed this property |
I would get the bus to Kenilworth from Stratford x17 ..... and then get a taxi from the taxi rank by Kenilworth clock to stoneleigh abbey.
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