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Hampton Court Castle and Gardens

Hope Under Dinmore HR6 0PN, England
+44 1568 797676
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Christmas fair weekend

My partner and I visited Hampton court to try and finish off our last bit of Christmas shopping at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kandm246
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Leominster, United Kingdom
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Christmas Fayre - You MUST have the Mince Pies!

Visited the Christmas Fayre today. £3.50 entrance which was fine as there were plenty of top-notch... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brian W
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Corse Lawn, United Kingdom
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15th Century castle near the Welsh border. Exclusive use wedding venue with 24 bedrooms, award-winning gardens, corporate and private functions, visitor attraction during the summer months. Please note: we are now closed to the public until March 29th 2018. We are open all year round for weddings & private functions, including any enquiries.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guided tour” (38 reviews)
“sunken garden” (63 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Hope Under Dinmore HR6 0PN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I visited Hampton court to try and finish off our last bit of Christmas shopping at their Christmas fair. We had a walk round and because was so busy we decided to stop for a drink and something to eat. I really...More

Thank kandm246
HamptonCourtCastle, Manager at Hampton Court Castle and Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi kandm246, I am really sorry to hear of your bad experience ordering food in the Orangery, and very disappointed to hear that our customer service was not up to the high standards we strive for. I would like to apologise that you and your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the Christmas Fayre today. £3.50 entrance which was fine as there were plenty of top-notch stalls. Because of the poor mobile signal some of the stall holders were having problems with the roaming credit-card machines so have some cash handy! The café offerings were...More

Thank Brian W
HamptonCourtCastle, Manager at Hampton Court Castle and Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review. I am so glad you enjoyed the Christmas Fair and will pass your compliments on to our baker.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Your tour begins with Susan giving you a mildly humorous history of the castle. Obvious comparisons are drawn with the more famous Hampton Court Palace, and she'll give you a thousand reasons why this one is more superior to its royal namesake. Well, it isn't,...More

Thank Barry_Cullum
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to visit although families with kids would have more fun. Maze and gardens are beautiful. Castle has a restaurant/coffee place which is nice. Guide was really great talking about the history of the place.

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is the original Hampton Court as it was built 100 years before the other, more well known one! The guide was very knowledgeable and told us lots of interesting facts as well as the family histories of all the owners of Hampton Court. As...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We purchased tickets for the gardens on a sunny and crisp autumn morning. The house and gardens are open from April to October each year. Tickets available for families with discount for children. Over 60s get a small discount on the adult price. Beautiful gardens...More

Thank Rhys J
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We visited this castle and garden in late September, which isn't the best time to see the gardens, thus the rating we gave. The castle tour was very interesting, lead by a very knowledgeable guide. The grounds are lovely and there is lots of garden...More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely time here visiting the castle and gardens ! We met our guide who's name was Susan! Who was very friendly and informative ! How she remembered everything was very impressive! We were taken around the castle visiting all of the rooms from...More

1  Thank 2lynnemaile
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This garden was a real find and still full of colour in October, interesting sculptures and dramatic hard landscaping, garden buildings and water features. We will certainly visit again at other times of year to see it develop over the seasons. Excellent. Not dog friendly...More

1  Thank stevel1010
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Tucked away just outside of Leominster, this is a great place to visit for the day. Guided tour of the house was very good by knowledgeable guide. Gardens are beautiful, well kept and consist of a variety of different spaces and themes. It's worth a...More

1  Thank Martin_Gorjup
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Lesley S
5 August 2016|
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Response from HamptonCourtCastle | Property representative |
Hi Lesley, unfortunately we don't allow dogs in the grounds other than in the grassland car park areas. The exception to this is assistance dogs. There is more information on our website under the 'visiting' section. Please... More
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Andrew B
19 June 2015|
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Response from HamptonCourtCastle | Property representative |
Hi Andrew, thank you for raising this issue. We appreciate this can be very confusing for our customers (just to be clear we don't have any involvement in placing the adverts) and are in contact with both TripAdvisor and... More
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gardenbee
20 February 2015|
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Response from HamptonCourtCastle | Property representative |
Hi gardenbee, I think you're looking for Hampton Court Palace in London. This is the TripAdvisor page for Hampton Court Castle in Leominster, nearer Wales.
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