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Reviewed 6 days ago

The situation of the castle on top of a volcano was stunning! It was a long walk and a long climb up to thr castle but deflinstrly worth while Wasn't impressed with the art works - would have liked to see the Castle furnished.

Thank Cathie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The castle was a good mile walk from the car park and Whilst pleased to have been I would not return at least until the furnishings return to the castle. My wife and I attended the 45 minute talk on the history of the property...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arriving by car over the road,when the tide was out was a magical experience. Making sure you returned before the tide turned was the realisation you could be cut of from the mainland like the medievil monks gave you a real sense of history

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lindisfarne is a GREAT place to visit, and the Castle was just one of the many places we visited on the two occasions we were on the Island, it was VERY windy the day we went, but the exercise was good for us. Well worth...More

Thank 232grahamm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Lindisfarne Castle for the second time (last time we came in December when the scaffolding was up and the castle was closed) We enjoyed the walk towards the castle but found it really difficult under foot. NOT GOOD FOR PUSHCHAIRS OR WHEELCHAIRS. We...More

1  Thank Dan-Barnes87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and some friends drove up to holy island (2h journey) with big hopes for this castle as we visit many around the north east, first off the island itself is beautiful and the views from the castle are amazing however after paying £7.30 to...More

1  Thank Tom S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The walk to and from the castle are as impressive as the castle itself. It was interesting to see the structure without its furniture as you could see the restored building in all its glory. The art installation was disappointing but is only temporary thankfully...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a day on the island and visited the castle. It is empty at the moment but still worth a visit. The NT guide gave a talk about the history of the castle which was excellent. Great views across the island from the top battery...More

Thank gouldsDerby_England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paid to go in then found out castle is mainly empty due to repairs , all the furniture and information plaques are gone , no mention of this at entry , just handed a leaflet with details of an art exhibition in various rooms ,...More

1  Thank Brian G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here about nine years and I've always wanted to return with my sister. We weren't disappointed with our visit. Excellent.

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5 October 2018|
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Response from Nikkibeardog | Reviewed this property |
A small bit of scaffolding remains as there were renovation delays due to nesting owls but it is towards the back of the castle so I imagine lots of shots could be done without it.
9 April 2018|
Response from pedropan19 |
I doubt it helps but we visited today and it looked as though some of it was being taken down 😂
Margaret S
5 July 2017|
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Response from Aleseeker | Reviewed this property |
It only takes a few minutes but be sure to check the tide times.