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I only live a few miles away and know some of the history well. But, I’ve waited 63 years before I... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ian C
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wedding

nothing was too much for this team, to make a perfect day. Last minute dietary requirements were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Simon C
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Coventry, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I only live a few miles away and know some of the history well. But, I’ve waited 63 years before I set foot in the tower. Great tour coupled with the farmers market meant a great visit for the grandkids (7 & 8) and I....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was ok, not great and didnt hold our attention but just ok. To be fair, we have seen some good stuff so maybe we are prejudiced. I thought they could do more with the medevil market and expereinces like archery and wool making workshops.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Karen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

nothing was too much for this team, to make a perfect day. Last minute dietary requirements were met without question. All guests felt valued. Thank you Lisa and team.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Simon C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first visit was in Feb 2018 with my teenage daughter where we attended the evening ghost tour for approx £30 per head including a two course meal. Thouroughly enjoyable evening and plenty of ghost stories to keep us entertained. At the end of the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 12 January 2019

I would have prefered not to have the actors and guides how can you hear a ghost if everyones telling u tales,went into a room a young woman was acting scary and acting a role completely bored the life out of me, it would have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

My partner and I many years ago have taken part on the day time tour of this magnificent building, but on 29/10/2018 we attend the evening on the Ghost Tour. We had a 2 course meal before we started the tour, this is in with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank linh0w
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Hoghton Tower is a great activity for all the family! Me and my family went for the 'Creepy Tour!' as at the time it was coming up to Halloween! We had a tour guide who was very friendly and good with the kids! There is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Rose3116
Reviewed 15 October 2018

we received a buya gift voucher of our son for a tour and afternoon tea we booked sunday 14th October. very good tour very informative and a lovely afternoon tea also wonderful views

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Having passed Hoghton Tower (or rather the bottom of its very long drive)countless times over the decades, I thought I'd pop in at last although it was a rather damp day not conducive to wandering around the grounds! No sign of the family - they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Ray S
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Visited on 4 October and went on the 11am tour. We've all been to historic houses and been underwhelmed by lots of badly researched information poorly presented on boards which overwhelm the surroundings. Not here! Here you get Eric, as Lancashire as the hills with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank GC0nn0r
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KerenVisser
3 June 2018|
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Response from stevehA9635GB | Reviewed this property |
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Thomas M
31 July 2017|
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Response from DawnP1969 | Reviewed this property |
Angry Peter is Hoghton Tower's not so friendly ghost, Make sure you say hello to him he likes that lol.
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Thomas M
15 April 2017|
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Hello. Well behaved dogs on leads are allowed in the grounds outside the TOwer but not in the courtyards, house or gardens.
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