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Revisit after 20 yrs! Absolutely terrific building packed with period features, beautiful... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kendal, United Kingdom
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Great for a family visit: dog-friendly, great views and plenty to do!

We decided to stop in to Sizergh on our way home from a stay in the Lakes, and we are glad that we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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All reviews rock garden national trust strickland family nt property nt members visited sizergh well worth a visit kitchen garden guided tour autumn colours gardens are lovely vegetable garden car park interesting house family home lake district enjoyed our visit
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Revisit after 20 yrs! Absolutely terrific building packed with period features, beautiful furniture, artwork and information. Really friendly, helpful staff and super grounds. Took a visiting, well travelled aunt who rated it higher than many other great houses.

Thank lollybird
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to stop in to Sizergh on our way home from a stay in the Lakes, and we are glad that we did. With three children and an energetic Vizla to boot we were looking for plenty to keep our "gang" occupied. The castle...More

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place nice and easy with the wheelchair staff are great very pleasant and helpful. We had a lovely coffee and homemade shortbread after a wander around the shop. Thank you 😊

Thank Irene D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were surprised to find the house closed when it still wasn't then end of October. As a NT member it didn't matter as much but essentially we wouldn't have visited just for a winter garden. The cafe is lovely and has a good range...More

Thank Explorer778015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sizergh Castle is set in a lovely Cumbrian location, although perhaps now too close to the dual carriage way re traffic noise. Good parking, great cafe and gift shop, amazing helpful staff, fabulous Castle experience through the ages - wonderful gardens and plenty of good...More

1  Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Run by the National Trust the 'house' makes for a very interesting visit. Quite a few walks through the local area starting from the car park with some nice countryside to be seen. Whether visiting the house and gardens or doing one of the local...More

Thank paulwE756BK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the garden in its autumn colours! Beautiful trees, very interesting to walk around. The house was well presented with interesting features, and although we were disappointed there are no guided tours on offer, the room guides were chatty and informative as we...More

Thank raer963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a day we had... Beautiful gardens. Fantastic day out with the family. Recommended for a Sunday afternoon

Thank SamMarshall2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While staying in the Lake District we decided to visit Sizergh Castle as we are National Trust members. We are glad we are members as the parking and entry to the grounds and castle are a bit pricy especially if you are a family. As...More

Thank clive h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were returning home from a small break and decided to call here as we are NT members. We didn't expect too much as we didn't do any research but this turned out to be one of our favourite places to visit. Exceptionally friendly chap...More

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Response from nickandangels | Reviewed this property |
There isn’t a play park or anything that is aimed at entertaining really young children.