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Hedingham Castle

B1058, Castle Hedingham, England
+44 1787 460261
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Vintage do and classic cars weekend

We visited Hedingham castle for their vintage do and classic car event and it was brilliant... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Paul S
via mobile
Medieval Siege Event

I visited with my husband and children, to the Medieval Siege Day. It was a brilliant event, lots... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sara B
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
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“wedding venue” (10 reviews)
“jousting event” (11 reviews)
“birds of prey” (13 reviews)
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B1058, Castle Hedingham, England
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+44 1787 460261
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"wedding venue"
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"jousting event"
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"birds of prey"
in 13 reviews
"nice grounds"
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"bank holiday"
in 7 reviews
"wedding breakfast"
in 4 reviews
"car show"
in 3 reviews
"entry fee"
in 6 reviews
"the main house"
in 5 reviews
"ceremony room"
in 4 reviews
"school trip"
in 4 reviews
"daughters wedding"
in 3 reviews
"lots of space"
in 3 reviews
"car park"
in 8 reviews
"small cafe"
in 3 reviews
"well worth the visit"
in 3 reviews
"lovely afternoon"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited Hedingham castle for their vintage do and classic car event and it was brilliant. Although the walk from the car park was not really suitable with a small pram... it was a beautiful walk. The event was organised very well and the grounds...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with my husband and children, to the Medieval Siege Day. It was a brilliant event, lots of different things going on to entertain you, great actors, friendly staff, and lovely clean grounds. There is not much furniture and things inside the castle as...More

Thank Sara B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a friend's wedding here Apr 20th. On arrival my wife and I walked up the driveway. Lake off to our right and then we castle appears to the left. There was a bagpiper as we crossed the bridge which was awesome. Entered the castle...More

Thank Mike I
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Hedingham Castle claims to be the best preserved original Norman keep in the country. I assume this claim is based on the fact that rivals such as the Tower of London have been so modified and restored throughout the centuries that relatively little of the...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Went to the beautiful Hedingham Castle today, greeted by friendly and welcoming staff. After a wonderful look around the grounds and building, we decided to go to the tearooms for a drink and bit to eat. I have never seen such a shambles at the...More

1  Thank jackfO2016KE
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We came to Hedingham Castle to look at the Anglo-Norman keep and to consider the history of the De Very noble family which built it and maintained it for so long. Although it has been rebuilt after a fire in 1918, a walk up the...More

1  Thank tomwO6177GV
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Called in to the Castle today with my partner to do the Snowdop Walks. It was a beautiful day and was really nice to see the large banks of snowdrops and the different varieties on show. We decided to visit the tea room in the...More

Thank stephen h
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We popped out for a couple of hours and had a look at this castle in Castle Hedingham. It's set in woodland so you have a woodland walk on the way to the castle. There's a nice lake with a duck house (modelled on the...More

Thank IanJulie2013
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

We love Hedingham Castle and so it was the obvious choice for us for our wedding last Sunday. Everything was absolutely amazing! The staff couldn't be faulted, from our wedding planners, My lady in waiting, the chauffeur and bar staff.......everyone was just so friendly and...More

Thank -Lorraine-40Agh-
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We went with two friends. Entry fee is good value at £15 per couple which also includes parking. The grounds are beautifully kept and are a great place to have a picnic which is what we did. The castle itself is very well preserved. Access...More

Thank Dave H
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Cherry78G
14 April 2018|
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Response from stephen h | Reviewed this property |
You should be fine in the grounds but inside the castle you would have to carry baby. There are steps and classic turret stairways. Typical castle! Check the website before travelling as it's often closed for weddings. Best... More
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BigchuckFlorida
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Response from DeepestEssexCompo | Reviewed this property |
You must have read my review so you know I was not very impressed with heddingham castle but the information you require is to be found on their Webb site which you will find via goggle hope this helps
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