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Belvoir Castle

Closed Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Worth a visit

There is a car park near the entrance to the grounds but there is quite a steep hill to walk up to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maria C
Loughton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely place

Visited Belvoir Castle with friends and spent about 3 hours there. The Castle is on a hill but when... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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  • Average12%
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  • Terrible7%
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Belvoir Castle is the ancestral home of the Dukes of Rutland. The family have lived at Belvoir in an unbroken line for almost a thousand years. Crowning a hill in Leicestershire, its turrets and towers rise over the Vale of Belvoir like an...more
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Belvoir NG32 1PE, England
+44 1476 870001
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This event was at the castle and was a terrible venue and even terrible event organised by a tin pot outfit called Cuffe & Taylor (Unit 13, Bartle Court Business Centre, Rosemary Lane, Bartle, Preston, Lancashire, PR4 0HF).The event itself was poorly managed, poorly presented...More

2  Thank John F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We loved our time at the castle. Made all so much more special with help for John. A very friendly down to earth tour guide. Smiled and made our trip fun and very worth while. Thank you John!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first visit with another couple who live nearby, we found the tour guide very helpful and informative .

Thank CrackingJohn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I visited on a lovely day in September. Although the gardens were past their best it was still pleasant to wonder around taking in the beautiful views. The guided tour of the house was interesting and informative without being at all stuffy....More

1  Thank janecrampton1951
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I’m not sure where those on Goggle review went but it could not be here? I have been twice now, first time staff were slow and rude and service poor and items not prepared for sale. I joined others in asking for money back which...More

1  Thank philfisher2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is a car park near the entrance to the grounds but there is quite a steep hill to walk up to get to the castle. There is another car park that can be accessed with a code from the ticket office for those who...More

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on Sunday in mid-sept. We only visited the gardens which are great for young children to explore but there was very little information about the places we found and the info that was there was poor. We struggled to find the cafe in...More

1  Thank S2dge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoy visiting the gardens of stately homes in the UK. We decided to visit Belvoir Castle gardens - what a disappointment. We arrived just after opening time and walked up to the castle to hopefully have a cup of coffee before...More

1  Thank davidwstevens
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Belvoir Castle with friends and spent about 3 hours there. The Castle is on a hill but when you pay you can ask for parking at the top if you struggle with mobility. Lots of beautiful paintings and interesting things to see and there...More

Thank Allyamba
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you Belvoir Castle for bringing Pete Tong to the beautiful setting that you provided. The location was fantastic, great food, drink security, parking, toilets, everything! The stage was great, very good sound system and the amazing Jules Buckley and the Heritage Orchestra to play...More

Thank LeighBR
CharlotteC3488, Public Relations Manager at Belvoir Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So pleased you had a lovely night! We enjoyed it very much too. We hope to bring you more concerts next year.

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14 October 2018|
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Response from mulbery822410 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry I can’t help with this
28 September 2018|
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Response from marie r | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. You may need to google that. Gardens are beautiful
28 September 2018|
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Response from 1941bigjohn | Reviewed this property |
Unlikely; why not ask the Castle owners.?