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Cooks Carlton School of Food

Carlton Towers, Carlton, Yorkshire Dales National Park DN14 9LZ, England
+44 1405 861662
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Don't get married here

We had one of two of our weddings here last year. The venue itself is absolutely stunning, many of... read more

Reviewed today
Sarah J
Experienced a terrible service from the wedding organisers

Be aware before booking your wedding at Carlton Towers as they have a none refund policy in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
IAN S
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“Experienced a terrible service from the wedding organisers”
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Carlton Towers, Carlton, Yorkshire Dales National Park DN14 9LZ, England
+44 1405 861662
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Reviewed today

We had one of two of our weddings here last year. The venue itself is absolutely stunning, many of our guests said the same, and is ultimately what sold it to me as our wedding venue. However, in comparison to the other venue we held...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Be aware before booking your wedding at Carlton Towers as they have a none refund policy in the event you need to cancel...no matter what reasons. You pay your deposit and any further payments that are agreed on the specified dates and that's it. Any...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We went to Carlton Towers for a wedding in March 2018. The building is beautiful but the service and prices seriously let this venue down. Prices at the bar were over inflated, we paid £12 for a pint and a bottle of cider. Our room...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Went to Carlton Towers Christmas Fair on the first afternoon of the two day event. £5 admission and told the event was over two floors. Only a very few stalls in the house. Went to a similar event a few years ago and it was...More

2  Thank Anne S
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Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Recently did the half day Mexican course with Laura from El Kantina and it was excellent. It was very relaxed and informative, made (and ate) some fantastic food - fish ceviche, bbq pulled pork, guacamole, salsa & churros with chocolate. Laura gave us lots of...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2016

Did a course with them which was ok and have tried to do a second. Booked twice and they cancelled both times. Was sent an email with a special offer, took two days to book it, no written confirmation no course details sent. I then...More

3  Thank Anne S
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Reviewed 22 July 2015

Myself and 2 friends have just returned home from a fabulous experience at the cookery school. We choose to do the fish & shellfish course and decided to take advantage of the overnight stay on offer alongside the course. What a brilliant idea! The house...More

Thank janstan
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Reviewed 17 April 2015

My teenage son and I visited Cooks for an overnight stay in the statley home, then participated in the FRENCH cookery course...It was fantastic from start to finish.From the moment we arrived we were welcomed as if we were one of the family.Our rooms were...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2015

I received a voucher for Carlton Towers School of Food as a present, I picked the course I wanted which was The Whole Lamb Course with David Lishman. As you drive up the long sweeping driveway you are almost thrown back in time to a...More

Thank Timlad75
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Reviewed 24 March 2015

My brother and I treated ourselves to a day course learning to make Tuscan food. We watched a soup being made and tasted it, and cooked a wild boar ragu, gnochi and an apple and pine nut cake - plus tasted some tuscan cheeses. The...More

Thank Caroline S
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