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Ripley Castle and Gardens

Ripley, Harrogate HG3 3AY, England
+44 1423 770152
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Amazing!

This was a last minute booking to pass some time, we did the castle guided tour, the tour guide was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Safc1985
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Lovely gardens

A short bus ride from Harrogate. Interesting tour, guides were very nice. Lovely walk around... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gladi54
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“deer park” (85 reviews)
“walled garden” (72 reviews)
“guided tour” (85 reviews)
LOCATION
Ripley, Harrogate HG3 3AY, England
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+44 1423 770152
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"deer park"
in 85 reviews
"walled garden"
in 72 reviews
"guided tour"
in 85 reviews
"boars head"
in 35 reviews
"family home"
in 18 reviews
"lakeside walk"
in 11 reviews
"oliver cromwell"
in 10 reviews
"lovely grounds"
in 18 reviews
"priest hole"
in 9 reviews
"civil war"
in 9 reviews
"wedding venue"
in 13 reviews
"beautiful village"
in 11 reviews
"stately home"
in 15 reviews
"tea room"
in 43 reviews
"family history"
in 13 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 63 reviews
"gift shop"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a last minute booking to pass some time, we did the castle guided tour, the tour guide was fantastic and really knew his stuff. It was a beautiful castle with so much history. If you are in the area I would recommend it,...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

A short bus ride from Harrogate. Interesting tour, guides were very nice. Lovely walk around gardens, then coffee & cake in the cafe.

Thank Gladi54
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely day today and perfect to visit Ripley Castle gardens. From entry to exit we had as always a great experience. Staff very friendly and helpful especially as I needed a refund as an RHS member. The gardens are magnificant even though the full Summer...More

2  Thank Stazia18
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and now son-in-law chose Ripley Castle for their wedding celebration after first visiting many other, similar venue types in the area. It turned out to be an inspired choice! As those who have been here before me will know, a wedding involves a...More

1  Thank PaulP1957
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I popped into Ripley Castle during a trip to North Yorkshire. It is a HHA property, so entry was free for us. By the time we arrived, there were no more tours of the castle but as we had been before (and...More

1  Thank Richard_Harpum
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying in Ripon and decided to visit Ripley castle. It was not a spur of the moment decision as we had talked about it last time we were in Ripon. We were impressed by the guide who took us around the castle he...More

2  Thank Stuart E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ripley Castle and village are well worth a visit. Go to the castle first and take the guided tour (included in the entrance price). This will explain why the village looks as it does and the reason for the boar/boar's head being everywhere. We visited...More

1  Thank Jill K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came across Ripley Castle & Gardens by accident, saw a signpost stating 1/4 mile away so on the spur of the moment decided to detour. Very pleased that we did. We arrived at 10am to discover tours at 11am & 12.30pm so booked onto...More

Thank Barbara1407
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We noticed a few changes to the courtyard and a little to the main castle. Worth a visit though.Shop has some nice little Yorkshire gifts in.Large Cafe too.

1  Thank Dave G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The vistas and Gardens were amazing the national collection of hyacinths were beautiful the waterfall too was unusual

2  Thank ballocks
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22 December 2017|
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