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Warkworth Castle & Hermitage

Castle Terrace, Warkworth, Amble NE65 0UJ, England
+44 1665 711423
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Evening Meal

Great atmosphere and food. We have visited this place for many years a d are never... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patrick A
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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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Very interesting visit with audio tour

Staff very friendly and chatty. Took advantage of the free audio tour which was very informative... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Carole W
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Clowne, United Kingdom
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Castle Terrace, Warkworth, Amble NE65 0UJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and food. We have visited this place for many years a d are never disappointed. They have singers on at weekends too.

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Staff very friendly and chatty. Took advantage of the free audio tour which was very informative and it also gives you a feel for what life was like when it was in it's full glory. Spent nearly an hour walking round various parts. Could be...More

Thank Carole W
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I loved Warkworth... quaint essential village, waterside river and castle to wander around. Wished we had more time to stay and enjoy it all.

Thank SuzieLock
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Car park charge is refunded on entry - an imposing castle that is well worth visit - easy to find and set in a nice village - parking outside the main gates If you do these regularly it is cheaper to join English Heritage than...More

Thank lmorgan2015
Reviewed 15 November 2017

There's plenty to explore at this castle, the keep has numerous rooms and there is also a hermitage (this is now closed for the winter), you could still take a walk by the river though.

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 14 November 2017

This is one rather huge castle with lots to see. Like others before have said the audio can be confusing at times..it did however have all the information needed. I did not go up the steps to the main part of the castle (think need...More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We have been regular visitors to Warkworth for several years, and have viewed the castle from the outside many times, but had never gone in. We decided it was high time we went inside, and were pleasantly surprised to see there is much more to...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We visited towards the end of the day and so found it relatively quiet and peaceful. I'm sure this enhanced our visit. Although small, this castle has plenty to offer adults interested in history and for children (our grandchildren loved exploring the ruins and playing...More

Thank mmmmargot
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Visited during a very cold spell so did not linger for long Audio commentary available which was very informative, although confusing at times with the order of the rooms visited. A long walk to the boatman for a 2 minute trip across to the Hermitage....More

Thank stargazer385
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Castle is easy to go round and has plenty to see. Free to English Heritage members and there is a free audio guide which is well worth having. Non members get car park charge taken off entry fee.

Thank Steve S
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CherylC1975
7 April 2017|
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Response from PaulForster | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are welcome as long as they are on a lead. It's also on their website.
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Joanna J
8 December 2016|
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Response from PaulForster | Reviewed this property |
Very dog friendly!
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john3272
22 July 2016|
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Response from mmccalpin | Reviewed this property |
Adults are £5.80, children between 5-15 are £3.40, and a family (2+3) is £15.00. The Concession rate is just barely a concession at £5.20. If you have an English Heritage membership, entrance is free. I hope you enjoy it!
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