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Kelmarsh Hall & Gardens

Kelmarsh NN6 9LY, England
+44 1604 686543
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Lovely dog friendly gardens

We visited after seeing an article in the press on dog friendly days out. Very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Aletaster69
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Durham, United Kingdom
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Kelmarsh Country Show

We visited Kelmarsh Gardens for the Country Show for the first time this year and really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rachael O
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Northampton
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Kelmarsh Hall is a Grade I listed hall with gardens. Open to the public during spring/summer and available throughout the year for weddings & functions.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“walled garden” (16 reviews)
“tea room” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Kelmarsh NN6 9LY, England
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+44 1604 686543
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"walled garden"
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"tea room"
in 13 reviews
"cakes"
in 13 reviews
"servants quarters"
in 7 reviews
"wedding venue"
in 4 reviews
"house tour"
in 7 reviews
"looked stunning"
in 3 reviews
"stunning venue"
in 2 reviews
"afternoon tea"
in 9 reviews
"guided tour"
in 9 reviews
"chocolate cake"
in 3 reviews
"home made"
in 4 reviews
"cream tea"
in 5 reviews
"approx mins"
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"lakeside walk"
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"interesting house"
in 5 reviews
"old stables"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited after seeing an article in the press on dog friendly days out. Very friendly and informative staff. We spent 2 1/2 hours wandering around the gardens. Dogs are not allowed in the hall but there is an area of the tea room they...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Kelmarsh Gardens for the Country Show for the first time this year and really enjoyed it! The show was very well organised - with well organised parking on the field, a clear ticket office and good toilets and first aid facilities. The show...More

Thank Rachael O
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice place to visit plenty of guides available to help you round and answer any questions. The Victorian Ballroom added in the 1870s and decorated in the English Cointry Style, below stairs was the highlight for me with lots to see how footmen, butlers...More

Thank 930barriew
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Although I live nearby I had never been to Kelmarsh Hall and Gardens. We took a guided tour which I would recommend as it was very instructive and interesting. Kelmarsh is not the most elaborate property or the biggest but you really should go and...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We went mainly for the gardens, and were not disappointed - they are very extensive and very beautiful. The visit inside the house was a bonus as I hadn't realised it was open to the public. Only the ground floor and basement are ready for...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Visited on the National Lottery Thanks to You weekend in May 2018 (free entry with a lottery ticket). I was very impressed by the new below stairs interpretation which the Heritage Lottery Fund had paid for. The gardens were also lovely. The food and cakes...More

1  Thank Jonathan P
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely visit on Sunday. Even though it is still a bit early in the season the gardens were very nice. Lots of tulips and bluebells out. Pleasant walk throught the woods and round the lake. The house was very intesting and the people in the...More

Thank poppy463
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

The hall is a really striking looking building as you approach it ( especially with the chestnut trees in front of it in blossom as they were when we visited),Loved looking around the house and exploring the below stairs exhibition of servants working lifes and...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This is a fascinating place to visit especially since the servants quarters have recently been opened. Wheelchair access is pretty good to the majority of the hall and a new lift has been installed this year giving access to all the floors that are open....More

1  Thank TickTockFalls
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Opened with assistance from the heritage lottery this offers a fascinating insight into life below stairs in a real country estate. The butlers pantry, bedrooms, wine cellars and laundry - all as they were! Absolutely fabulous and still smelling the coal and brewers yeast even...More

Thank Del-Gregory
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Response from Arnoldmick | Reviewed this property |
We didn't stay on a camp-site as it was my Son's wedding venue. Sorry
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