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Wilton Castle

Wilton, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6AD, England
+44 1989 565759
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A hidden dreamscape

My husband, baby and I were delighted to happen upon this hidden gem of a 'castle' tucked away the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Alexandra H
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Highlight of our holiday

We visited this castle by chance and were so glad we did. It was a lovely sunny day and made the... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Crich, United Kingdom
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Wilton, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6AD, England
+44 1989 565759
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband, baby and I were delighted to happen upon this hidden gem of a 'castle' tucked away the other side of the river from our Ross on Wye hotel. The current owners were very welcoming and informative. Patient too as we had to change...More

Thank Alexandra H
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We visited this castle by chance and were so glad we did. It was a lovely sunny day and made the beautiful gardens both in and outside the castle a truly breathtaking place. We were lucky enough to be the only two people at the...More

2  Thank Drew186305
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Such an interesting castle that has parts from every era in the last 1000 years. Lots to interest everyone be they interested in history, conservation or gardening. The couple who have lived here for the past 15 years and financed and carried out most of...More

Thank Myrna H
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Walked from Ross on Wye to see it, but now a private house with no public access.IE "private no entry", but managed to view the rear of the garden an ruins from a distance, from the fence at the rear near the river Wye. So...More

1  Thank Roy G
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Only open a few days a year, what a gem. Painstakingly restored, the castle remnants, the house, the garden, are a testimony to the efforts, intelligence, persistence and imagination of the owners. Anyone who loves old buildings and has an understanding of the work involved...More

3  Thank Ivor D
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

A lovely little gem of a castle. When I arrived at the castle I was immediately greeted by one of the team who told me to take a long walk around the moat. This helps you appreciate the full scale of the castle which can't...More

1  Thank Stuart C
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We was very lucky to be staying locally on one of their open days. Very informative leaflet was handed out on arrive. Very interesting place. If you are lucky to be there on one of their open days should not be missed.

Thank Jarman42
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

A hidden gem with charming owners. A beautifully kept garden set in an enchanting backdrop, The stuff dreams are made of. It's not a full day out but spent a few hours here taking in the countryside sitting in the sun. Lots of places to...More

1  Thank Minnie2610
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this wonderful Castle which has been turned into a private home but with much of it still being restored in partnership with English Heritage. As soon as we arrived, we were given the most wonderful welcome by the friendliest...More

1  Thank minnie-n-jerry
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We have driven past at least a hundred times in the last thirty rears and never noticed the castle despite it being less than fifty yards from the A40. The size, location and gardens are a surprise. The castle is only open occasionally either for...More

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