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Grosmont Castle

Grosmont, Wales
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Visited Grosmont as part of the Three Castles Walk, which is a beautiful walk across Monmouthshire... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ralph L
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Not much to see

Samll ruins with a minimum amaount of information displayed. Probably best to read up in a guide... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
john l
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Grosmont as part of the Three Castles Walk, which is a beautiful walk across Monmouthshire. We arrived in Grosmont at about 3.30 in the afternoon and expected to find the local pub - The Angel Inn - closed (as all country pubs are when...More

Thank Ralph L
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Samll ruins with a minimum amaount of information displayed. Probably best to read up in a guide book. Bell inn does lunches and refreshments, but is quite expensive.

Thank john l
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Superb example and just one of many in this corner of the Welsh borders! If you pop into The Angel Inn in the village you are bound to meet one of the local enthusiasts who will be able to answer any question you may have...More

Thank GoughieUK
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Captivating castle with more extensive ruins than Skenfrith, but not as huge as the White Castle. One walks across a bridge over a dry moat to enter the ruins. Original stonework dates to Norman times with renovations made in 13th and 14th centuries. This castle...More

1  Thank spaqueen_9
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

A fascinating 12th century castle where the walls still impress. Although a ruin, railed steps make it possible to climb to the upper floors giving an opportunity to enjoy the views & appreciate the amazing building skills. Grosmont is a charming village & includes an...More

1  Thank Jean P
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Staying in Grosmont so had a walk up to the castle. No one about so the place to ourself, never going to spend long there or learn to much about castles but a pleasure to have a look round

Thank andyjb_64
Reviewed 2 September 2016

This is away from the road, surrounded by grass and trees, it is a simply beautiful spot! There's enough of the castle left to have a real sense of what life must have been like when it was inhabited.

Thank Alison F
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a little cottage in Grosmont with our dog and this castle was a 2 minute walk from our dog, lovely walk around the castle and then over the bridge to explore further, we went in the evening around 8pm, peaceful and tranquil...More

Thank angelafarrance
Reviewed 17 May 2016

This is no Warwick but what remains of Grosmont Castle is well worth a visit. You can sense the history and (carefully) climb the ramparts. Delightfully situated and free admission. A lovely way to spend an hour or two.

Thank Bantam_10
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Great castle . Wear appropriate shoes when visiting as the steps to the tower are uneven and steep. Picnic bench also available

Thank ChesterDart03
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