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Waddesdon Manor - A Rothshild French Chateau Estate In England Private Tour provided by Ye Olde England Tours

Waddesdon Manor - A Rothshild French Chateau Estate In England Private Tour

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    Waddesdon Manor
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
    You’ll be met by your guide at the agreed location and begin the drive by private car to Waddesdon Manor on this 6-hour tour. Now open to the public and set amid stunning hilltop gardens, the unique French style chateau was the one-time home of the wealthy Rothschild family. This is very much a trip for those wanting to experience an authentic day out in the English countryside. Waddesdon is one of the most visited estates in the country and once there, you'll understand why. Marvel at the interior of the house and its lavishly decorated rooms filled with fine furnishings and works of art. The gardens are also a sight to behold, and the views from the gardens stretch for miles over the plains. See the outdoor aviary with birds from around the world, rose gardens, formal gardens with fountains, and caves, and take the land-train down the hill to the stable block and café.
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Duration
6h
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Entry Tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Waddesdon Manor
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  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Dress code is casual
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Stephen L wrote a review Nov 2019
High Wycombe, United Kingdom22 contributions8 helpful votes
The gardens and grounds are beautiful and a lovely place to walk. The house is a must a just amazing to see and learn about plus the wine cellar is a must to see a really enjoyable day out
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Date of experience: September 2019
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PJ A wrote a review Jul 2019
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom245 contributions4 helpful votes
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I enjoyed every aspect of this trip! From the entrance to the manor house, restaurant, gardens, cafe, aviary, playground...it's got all that's needed to keep each person entertained. We had a 2 course lunch in the manor restaurant (mains and dessert), fantastic well seasoned
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Responded 1 Nov 2019
We're so glad that you enjoyed your trip to Waddesdon Manor. I often like to try out the wine shop too! Yes at Christmas time the house is almost entirely transformed and well worth a visit.
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chrishayward wrote a review Apr 2019
Wahroonga, Australia1,933 contribution156 helpful votes
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This is the most amazing castle we have visited on our trip. It is truly magnificent so much to see and the gardens are a delight. You need to book if you want to see the inside of the Manor and it gets very booked up, you can go around the Manor and gardens if the Manor tours
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Date of experience: August 2018
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peterjuskiw wrote a review Aug 2018
Chichester, United Kingdom59 contributions26 helpful votes
Waddesdon manor is well worth a visit, It caters for the whole family. The house is a historical delight, spectacular. the grounds are an attraction too. We visited when they had a special fair with lots of interesting stalls. It's quite a hike from the car park to the venue but
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Date of experience: July 2018
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