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hidden gem !

came across a hidden gem. been to weymouth on numerous occassions and didnt realise this place... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
barbara c
Northampton, United Kingdom
very pretty place to visit

We walk along the old railway walk up to Sandsfoot castle. its a lovely place to have a coffee. the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
andrew w
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Reviewed 5 days ago

came across a hidden gem. been to weymouth on numerous occassions and didnt realise this place existed. Beautiful garden, interesting remains of a small castle and Tea Room too !! ... what can be bad - all free !!! ... pulled over just outside here,...More

Thank barbara c
Reviewed 6 days ago

We walk along the old railway walk up to Sandsfoot castle. its a lovely place to have a coffee. the little coffee shop also sell tasty fresh baked pasty's and sausage rolls as well as yummy cakes and good ice cream. worth a visit. views...More

Thank andrew w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I grew up playing in the gardens and returned while visiting the area for a nostalgic trip down memory lane. The gardens are just as well maintained as they ever were, and have changed very little. The castle is now open and you can go...More

Thank Phill W
Reviewed 1 week ago

wanted to stop here last time we came down and so glad we did. gorgeous views out to see from the castle and photo opportunities galore.Easy and free parking on the road outside and we went to the cafe there. Had a tea and a...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very easy place to get to, just off the Rodwell walking and cycling trail between Weymouth and Portland. Constructed around the time of King Henry VIII, it makes for a rather picturesque sight situated right on the coast. Good photo opportunities and...More

Thank Charlie F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What to say about this? Free parking Free entrance to the castle Amazing photo opportunity Amazing views Cafe nearby Lovely garden on entrance Visit this place!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friendly greeting at the cafe and our enjoyment was enhanced be the well maintained gardens ,making it a hidden gem and a good pit stop along the rodwell trail on route to Portland

Thank Francis P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the gardens to look at the Castle ruins ,really not a lot to look at with the Castle . But the gardens are really nice as well as the Cafe , the only down side is the shortage of parking . It is...More

Thank Rover201457
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped off at the cafe by Sandsfoot Castel whilst walking part of South West Coast path for a welcome coffee and home made scone. Lovely gardens and sea views around the castle

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were walking the Rodwell Trail and decided to take in one of Henry VIII's castles built in the first half of the sixteenth century. Sadly now in runins, however it is easy to see how the castle would have operated. Information boards provide useful...More

Thank Kevin H
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Response from Seefelder | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay in responding. We recall seeing dogs being walked in the park
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Response from Margaret E | Reviewed this property |
Defo think you will have prob with coach getting through road and turning round also parking could be prob also not a lot left of the castle it keeps falling into the sea below