We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
206
All photos (206)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“slipper chapel”(28 reviews)
“holy water”(9 reviews)
“holy place”(12 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Dec
Jan
Feb
Contact
Holt Road, Walsingham, England
Website
+44 1328 820255
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (319)
Filter reviews
319 results
Traveller rating
231
68
12
4
4
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
231
68
12
4
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviews slipper chapel holy water holy place peaceful place cafe bar quiet prayer roman catholic well worth a visit light a candle henry viii enjoy the peace old railway holy house beautiful church north norfolk light railway norton room
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 319 reviews
Reviewed 10 October 2018

First stop on a day spent in Walsingham. Well worth a visit with its historical background and its spiritual atmosphere. and significance.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Malcolm R
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place in Norfolk to visit any time of the year we choose autumn everything about the place is beautiful I come home feeling very blessed for having had quality time with so many lovely people in such a spiritual place I always look forward...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dianecooke45
Reviewed 2 October 2018

They have online prayer requests, and visit is very calm and joyful experience because its in a country side and not so crowded.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SoniaVar
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Had no pre-conceived ideas about the shrine at Walsingham as I am not a religious person but this is a lovely place. Gardens, cafe, a good exhibition telling the whole story and of course, the shrine itself.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FedererFanatic
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Only had a few hours to spare but made the morning mass at 11.30 am in the small modern chapel which was intimate and had pews in a circle. Glad we had this experience. Afterwards we visited the main chapel which had all the altars...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Julie M
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We visited this shrine aand really enjoyed the peaceful atmosphere. The whole area is so well kept especially the gardens and pathways for meditating in. The shrine itself has many chantry chapels with information and silence was kept all the time we were there. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank donnison44
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Just got home from my very first pilgrimage. It’s a beautiful, holy place and I would recommend anyone to visit here. The locals outside of the shrine are so friendly and we’ve definitely made friends for life. It’s in a quiet, rural Norfolk setting and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank honeybee2501
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Not to be missed, the atmosphere in Walsingham is so peaceful and uplifting. Little Walsingham is where the ancient "Slipper Chapel" is, a delightful little chapel of prayer. It's next to the Catholic Church where something seems to be going on all the time in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Hild61
Reviewed 13 September 2018

An ancient pilgrimage site, for hundreds of years. The nearby village is small but well maintained. There are a couple of pubs plus a shop. At the Catholic shrine (1 mile away) there is an ancient, small slipper chapel plus a larger church which has...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank m0nmary
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

If you are in the area, make a point of visiting this place. It might not be everyone's cup of tea but give it a chance. There is a small car park uphill from the square, reasonably priced by the hour or day. Reception is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Driver_in_Europe
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Black Lion Hotel
290 reviews
.19 miles away
The Crown Hotel
815 reviews
4.20 miles away
Wensum Lodge Hotel
212 reviews
4.77 miles away
Sculthorpe Mill Hotel
138 reviews
4.90 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 8 nearby restaurants
Read & Digest
27 reviews
.13 miles away
Great Walsingham Barns Cafe
317 reviews
.75 miles away
Nelson's Fish and Chips
6 reviews
.17 miles away
Black Lion Hotel Restaurant
346 reviews
.19 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 11 nearby attractions
Walsingham Abbey
129 reviews
.12 miles away
Walsingham Farms Shop
54 reviews
.13 miles away
Holt Antique Furniture
31 reviews
.21 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Harish M
22 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from U2289DEbarbarap | Reviewed this property |
Parking is difficult unless you have a disabled badge. Have you considered staying over? Nortons is situated in the grounds and offers food and accommodation, or there are B&B facilities locally.
0
Votes
janisslaceland
28 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from honeybee2501 | Reviewed this property |
There is a sign in the Anglican shrine saying assistance dogs only. We didn’t see any other dogs around there.
0
Votes
janisslaceland
28 April 2018|
Answer
Response from elvis545 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Janice C, Possibly to the grounds but I don't think actually in the shrine.... you would have to ask a member of staff, they are very accommodating.
0
Votes