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Glen Eyrie Castle

3820 N 30th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-5001
+1 719-634-0808
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Tour & Tea

My 15 yr old son and I went to the tour and tea on Fri, Aug 4 and it was very nice. You meet at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
helloMo
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MO
Closed for a week

I was so looking forward to a tour here only to find out they are closed for a whole week which is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tyke555
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Georgetown, Texas
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Nestled on 750 breathtaking acres with 97 lodging rooms, Glen Eyrie's stunning beauty and rich spiritual heritage create a place where, for a few sacred moments, guests can set aside their troubles and catch their breath. The Glen Eyrie staff ministers by thoughtfully creating experiences which set the stage for all to discover, explore, and be transformed. Whether guests come with a group for a retreat, individually for a program or conference, or for historical teas, tours, or overnight stays, Glen Eyrie serves a sanctuary and safe haven of transformation and inspiration. As the conference and camping ministry of The Navigators, The Glen Eyrie Group is comprised of Glen Eyrie and Eagle Lake Camps. Built upon the unique intersection of natural, historical, and spiritual heritages, the Glen Eyrie Group promises to stay true to our Navigator calling by purposefully and thoughtfully ministering to guests through Christ-centered, excellent service and innovative programming.
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“high tea” (37 reviews)
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3820 N 30th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-5001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My 15 yr old son and I went to the tour and tea on Fri, Aug 4 and it was very nice. You meet at the Carriage House and there is a tour guide for a group. Our group was about 25 - 30 people....More

Thank helloMo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was so looking forward to a tour here only to find out they are closed for a whole week which is the week I am in Co. Springs. I guess it's also a B&B and when they have rooms filled there are no tours...More

1  Thank Tyke555
Meg M, General Manager at Glen Eyrie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Tyke555, Thanks for thinking of Glen Eyrie as a place to experience a High Tea! It is true that there are times we have to cancel a Tea due to a large conference on property, but fortunately these are pretty few. We’re so sorry...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been visiting Glen Eyrie Castle for as long as I've lived in Colorado Springs, which is about 30 years. It is by far one the hidden gems in the city and has a lot of interesting history of the founder of Colorado Springs, General...More

Thank igo2xs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour of this castle and its history is quite fascinating, from the story of the man who built it in 1903 to how The Navigators were able to purchase this property. General Palmer was a Civil War veteran and railroad baron who was an...More

Thank SueBee46530
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I had tea at the castle. The rest of the family wasn't interested. The ambiance was perfect, service was great, and food was good. As with any tea, the food quantity was fairly small. Lots of tea options to choose from. Each...More

Thank lotsohobbies
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time learning about the history of the castle/town and checking out the beautiful grounds. Definitely the most bang for your buck since the other attractions we had visited were double or triple the price of this one and we enjoyed it...More

1  Thank Stephanie N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove by - allowed on the grounds for only one hour. The castle was beautiful and grounds were immaculate. There isn't a lot to see if you don't go inside. Tours for the public are only Monday - Thursday. We were here on a...More

2  Thank love2vay-k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting family, railroad and Colorado Springs history. Beautiful grounds to walk after a tour. Disabled access as the house has an early elevator. Tours at 10, 12 and 2. They also have a tea. Rooms available in the main house and elsewhere on the grounds.

1  Thank bjswanson1789
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The castle and grounds are absolutely beautiful! We spent the night in the newly remodeled Cedar Ridge Lodge on the grounds and felt so at peace. Be sure and take the tour of the castle, which was very informative. Our tour guide, Jennifer, was the...More

Thank Ronae1010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pros We loved the campus. It's very well maintained. The staff is all exceptionally friendly. Cons Pricy Soft beds Some trails are too steep for my old knees No air conditioning in our room Food was MediocreMore

Thank Mike F
Meg M, General Manager at Glen Eyrie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Mike, Thanks for your helpful feedback regarding your stay at Glen Eyrie! We sure hope to improve upon the guest experience. As we are in the process of remodeling this Fall, it would be helpful to know what room you stayed in. If you...More

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Sue C
12 August 2017|
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Response from Richardlbailey | Reviewed this property |
I would say that it is handicapped accessable but probably not super friendly. it is an old building, narrower hallways, cobble stones and hills.
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Cheri F
31 May 2017|
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Response from Kristen P | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You must book either a tour or a tea to get onto the grounds. The tour price is, I believe, the least expensive option. They also offer many concerts and special events at very reasonable prices for the quality. There... More
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mom20032007
22 May 2017|
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Response from Shannon M | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can drive around, with a limited access pass, which they're quite strict about. It's worth it to ask if you can stop in the bookstore.
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