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Paranormal activity

OK, so technically you cannot visit this place unless it is an official open day. But they come... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hoek van Holland, The Netherlands
Lovely wedding

We attended a wedding yesterday. The place is amazing,incredible grounds and the drive to the Manor... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Camberley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OK, so technically you cannot visit this place unless it is an official open day. But they come around so infrequently, so this Dutch guy had no option but to sneak in to have an unofficial look around without the authorities being aware. It was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank kevbutnobacon
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Superb building full of detail although a training college plenty to see , staff always friendly and helpful , sadly wet day on our visit so missed seeing gardens at there best but will call again

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

We attended a wedding yesterday. The place is amazing,incredible grounds and the drive to the Manor was exceptional. The staff were so accommodating and pleasant,and the wedding breakfast was served quickly and efficiently. A lovely day.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Annettehanson
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Harlaxton Manor is actually a college (Harlaxton College). It is the study abroad site of the University of Evansville, USA and the access is restricted to students, faculty, and guests primarily. It was also the backdrop for the movie 'The Haunting' and also extensively portrayed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Chandra_A_Texas_USA
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Well worth a visit to this beautiful manor house. It really is lovely. So many different floors to explore.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

What an awesome place to spend a semester abroad. Our daughter was lucky enough to have this opportunity. We were very impressed when we went to visit her. Simply breathtaking from the grounds to the interior. Staff was amazing!

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Kittyme2
Reviewed 23 November 2017

1st class service and food, wow what a building.Well Done Tony, James and Samuel , everything was spot on. x

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank lesley h
Reviewed 13 October 2017

In a recent TV adaptation of the life of Queen Victoria, Harlaxton Manor was portrayed as a French royal palace for an encounter between the young queen and her wily French counterpart. With its imposing entrance, ornate classical architecture and sumptuous stonework, the stately home...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank Sunny5Jim
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I'm an alumna of Harlaxton college and have recently gone back for a visit. They're always resorting and revitalizing the manor. Since my stent as a student, they've added and Italian garden and are almost finished with a French garden. The manor itself is beautiful...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Jessie E
Reviewed 13 July 2017

An amazing house with oodles of quality about it , the gardens and house kept immaculately clean and tidy .the quality of finishes and materials used . The history of it was fascinating .

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Sue F
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Response from Jessie E | Reviewed this property |
Yes! But they're often booked far in advance. Call the reception desk (or find an email on the website) for prices and availability. The students' families often book it up so I would call at least a few months in advance... More