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Leeds Castle

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Considered one of the most romantic castles in England, this historic site was originally the stately home of the Saxon royal family during the reign of Ethelbert IV in 856-860.
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Leeds Castle Penfold Hill | Leeds, Maidstone ME17 1PL, England
+44 1622 765400
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Reviewed today via mobile

Why oh why is it when you visit a stately home or castle they have to rip you off one way or another. The castle itself is stunning , set in magnificent grounds with plenty to see and do. But here is the but. Yes...More

Thank iofford
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Myself my wife daughter and son in law had a fantastic meal in the restaurant at Leeds castle on Friday evening the staff were very attentive which made it a special night for us all . Just before we left the head waiter had told...More

Thank Arthur P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Anyway I had a walk around leeds centre the other day. Nice city. I have to write 100 caricatures what more can I add. Old buildings because the it escaped German interest during the second world war

Thank Road611223
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This Castle looks like a very small castle from the outside but once inside, it seems more like a manor home. The last owner had made many changes to the castle to make it more comfortable for her and her family. There were many beautiful...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 2 days ago

maybe it's because it is October and not peak season ? - but the day was warm and a lot of people were visiting. The place is large enough that it can cope with a lot of people but parking in various car parks was...More

Thank JRSpigot
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a brilliant experience we both had, the birds of prey team are amazing, Mark & Hannah were really friendly and knowledgeable as were the volunteers who helped. It’s amazing to be able to get up close with the birds.

Thank Justine W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First visit in a number of years and was great to be back, an amazing place to visit after a walk through the gardens and the tour of the castle itself you can grab some food at the restaurant and got to the multitude of...More

Thank Sam W
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a great day. The grounds and castle is spectacular. Staff were all very helpful, knowledgeable about the castle, and keen to share everything they know. Make sure you walk around the mount, you get a great perceptive!

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went here on friends recommendations and wasn't disappointed, fabulous day, great food but shame about the weather but hey ho x

Thank gaclarke143
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really good day....staff were informative and helpful. Also went to the castle and walked around the grounds. Really lovely day..

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8 October 2018|
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Response from Andrew-the-Herkes | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Frankly I don;t know the answers to your questions but why not email or phone ythem? They will be very helpful Andrew
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15 September 2018|
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Response from marianbucharest | Reviewed this property |
No, the festival of flowers has been between 15th to 20th of September. We visited Leeds on 26.09