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Castle Howard

York YO60 7DA, England
+44 1653 648333
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Castle Howard is one of England's finest historic houses, set in a thousand acres of sweeping parkland dotted with statues, temples, lakes and fountains. Inside discover world-renowned collections gathered by succeeding generations of the Howard family. Built over 300 years ago, today it still remains a family home.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“stately home” (139 reviews)
“rose garden” (108 reviews)
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York YO60 7DA, England
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+44 1653 648333
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our first visit to Castle Howard but we will probably be back. The house is beautiful inside and out and the grounds are so well kept. We had a lovely walk to the temple of the four winds.

Thank kifftitch
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited here last Tuesday.I thought Chatsworth and Blenheim were impressive but Castle Howard is in a class of its own. The cost of entry was a little on the high side but that aside, we had a smashing day in the glorious sunshine.The car...More

Thank Anne Marie G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Castle Howard on the way for a few days in North Yorkshire, spent a nice couple of hours seeing both the house/ gardens. You get to see a small amiunt of the house, due to the family which are still living there. All of...More

Thank wheeler58
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here on the May bank holiday when the weather was beautiful!! We chose to come here as we had family visiting from the Middle East and they wanted to see something very English! This was the perfect day out. The ticket was for...More

Thank KatePotatee
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Busted over the bank holiday Good drive to Castle Howard with easy directed parking Staff welcoming and friendly Grounds and house both presented very well. Staff very approachable and informative about the house. Grounds open and good to walk around Good cafe; whilst there with...More

Thank Richard C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely house which you can have a look round. Beautiful grounds. With a nice large lake. Brass band playing near the house and some games for children to play. Also play area Plenty off places to eat.

Thank gandhifan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is really something special about castle Howard. The house and gardens are beautiful and you can spend a full day here as couples or families- old or young it doesn’t matter. The gardens are well looked after and lots to see. There is also...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a day with lovely weather but fewer visitors which is always an advantage. The guides are excellent. They are knowledgeable and helpful and add much to the historical aspects of the house and family. The grounds are extensive and very enjoyable. Parking...More

Thank Malcolm B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly staff very dog friendly location even allowed dogs in gift shops. The scenery is spectacular and so relaxing. Car parking great. The woodland is well cared for as are the gardens. Azaleas and magnolias and rhododendrons just coming out and daffodils on wane....More

Thank Menumore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Allowed our little god to roam around the grounds which were relatively empty towards closing time, giving us a great chance to take some lovely pictures! The building itself could do with some cleaning and maintenance in some parts, otherwise very grand!

Thank savrajsk
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vono27
26 April 2018|
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Response from CraazyCatLady | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, buggys can even fit on the landtrain. baby changing available in the toilets.
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Lisasydaus
14 April 2018|
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Response from anthony P | Reviewed this property |
4-6 hours
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KatomeriKaf
28 March 2018|
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Response from Hasan_Iessa | Reviewed this property |
Free Parking next to the castle directly
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