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Chillingham Castle

Chillingham, Alnwick NE66 5NJ, England
+44 1668 215359
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Tour guide with a foul mouth!!!

After booking ghost hunt at the price of £180 for a group of 8 people one didnt turn up lucky... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2009
A wedding with atmosphere

My son and his fiance chose Chillingham Castle as their wedding venue in September. The service and... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2009
Maus F
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Chillingham Castle is open to the public between Easter - End of October. Hours open is 12 noon - 5pm.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Chillingham, Alnwick NE66 5NJ, England

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Reviewed 13 December 2009

After booking ghost hunt at the price of £180 for a group of 8 people one didnt turn up lucky her! we arrived from newcastle to meet our tour guide whos first words to us were if u havecome to see a ghost then you...More

7  Thank jackie095
Reviewed 12 November 2009

My son and his fiance chose Chillingham Castle as their wedding venue in September. The service and reception took place in the Minstrals Gallery with the bride entering along the gallery and down the stone spiral staircase into the room. The fire was blazing and...More

5  Thank Maus F
Reviewed 27 October 2009

Very eccentric place and yet very friendly. Wandered around at our own pace, looked over the collection of interesting bits and bobs and had a wonderful homemade tea too. Met someone in the grounds who was staying at the Castle for B&B for a couple...More

Thank JLoweEdinburgh
Reviewed 29 September 2009

This castle pretty much fell to pieces before Sir Humphrey Wakefield came along and started to patch it up in the most wonderful way. In every room there is the most excellent collection of random artefacts - and handwritten notes from Sir Humphrey telling you...More

1  Thank Elliot85
Reviewed 28 September 2009

I've been visting Northumberland for many years but did'nt venture to Chillingham castle until last week. This place is one not to miss, its owners have created and unspoilt, magical place for people to visit, as you make your way around the quirky builing, you...More

1  Thank WoodlarkWanderers
Reviewed 28 May 2008

All rooms cluttered, dirty, ramshackle, crammed with mostly 20th century junk in big piles including old clothes, shoes, stuffed animals. Makes no sense, no timeline or organization to anything. Bird flying around in one of the rooms. Tour guides surley and unhappy-- would not engage...More

4  Thank Dressage62
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Talia H
22 January 2017|
Response from Cangothere | Reviewed this property |
Think it cost around £10 each
jackie k
12 May 2015|
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Response from SockFluff |
No dogs allowed. The ONLY exception is for assistance/guide dogs. Please note that NO DOGS AT ALL are permitted near the Wild Cattle (No Exceptions).