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very enjoyable visit...

We got to the house in time for the 3pm tour. We were very lucky as the 5 of us were the only ones... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Orpington, United Kingdom
Hoping to return on a better day

We may well be being unfair in giving this site a 4 but we can only review it as it was on the day... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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A fantastic family day out. Amazing Adventure Playground, Spectacular Gardens and Elegant Georgian House. Restaurant & Shop..the perfect place to meet up with friends and family
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Off the A1 | in between Ripon and Boroughbridge, Ripon HG4 5AE, England
+44 1423 322583
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our visit but felt the reception staff very inappropriately rude and abrupt. Beware. Lovely grounds, nice walk, nice food, awful reception. Good luck. Enjoy

4  Thank David E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got to the house in time for the 3pm tour. We were very lucky as the 5 of us were the only ones on it. It was very informative and because it was only us, we asked more questions and were not so formal...More

1  Thank juliaelizabethann
Reviewed 1 week ago

We may well be being unfair in giving this site a 4 but we can only review it as it was on the day we visited - we want to go back and see it again when we can appreciate it all. The tour of...More

1  Thank honeysrascal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Newby Hall & garden last year, and were looking forward to an enjoyable day. We first visited the beautiful collection of dolls houses nearby the house as this was one of the reasons for our visit. The dolls house museum...More

2  Thank Milady100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely day at a classic car rally at Newby Hall. Parking was plentiful and there was still plenty of open space to enjoy. Gardens are lovely to walk around and there is plenty for the kids, train ride, riverboat, paddle boats, bear...More

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visit with friends to meet and chat and what a superb place. Gardens are beautiful and as weather was nice just made a great day. Had picnic in a lovely area set aside for them. Loads for kids to do, even though we...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently took part in a wedding in this beautiful venue. Marriage ceremony took place in the church, we got ready in the house with celebrations in the library and statue gallery and the evening in the orangery. All of it so beautiful and historic with...More

Thank Carmoni
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Totally enjoyed our first visit. Nice picnic area near parking. Beautiful gardens and plenty for the kids to do from playground, miniature railway and boats.

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beautiful house and estate contains a magnificent selection of things to do for the whole family. We found the guided tour of the house fascinating as the explanations were clear and interesting. The Chippendale furniture and Adam ceilings are amazing. The gardens are in...More

Thank CulturvultureLeeds
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an excellent place to visit, especially families, with it's miniature railway and boat trips. There is also a huge play area. Now back to the gardens, with all the sculptures and different themed gardens this a very pleasant and intriguing place to visit.

Thank Andrew B
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Danielle J
29 July 2018|
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Response from Mindy230 | Reviewed this property |
Guided tpur but it's best that way as you get the full story
Jennifer B
30 June 2018|
Response from 37josh |
No dogs aren't allowed.