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A Must Visit if you are in the area

The panoramic and expansive view outside the castle are breath taking and photo worthy. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vancouver, Canada
A bargain 2 night stay.

This place started life as a Norman castle, ca 12th c. It is now a fairly upmarket hotel. We took a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jack B
Great Bookham, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu”(7 reviews)
“white peacock”(10 reviews)
Marked by two large turrets and built from warm yellow stone, this picturesque 900-year-old English castle was once owned by Queen Elizabeth I.
Amberley, England
+44 1798 831992
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The panoramic and expansive view outside the castle are breath taking and photo worthy. The castle ground is also full of surprises and detailing.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place started life as a Norman castle, ca 12th c. It is now a fairly upmarket hotel. We took a bargain offer from newspaper advert. Would not really recommend paying full price. However, we had a very nice room, spacious, excellent bathroom. The booking...More

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Deep in the beautiful West Sussex Downs lies Amberley Castle. With its origins dating back to Norman times this place is an absolute gem. We know the area well and came here to celebrate our Golden Wedding Anniversary. The dining room, although large, has a...More

Thank Anneke N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful views, incredible history and the high tea was really tasty, if you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of mainstay Britian and be thrust back into time then come and enjoy an afternoon, without sounding like a 19 year old, it...More

Thank kieran1964
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We met with overseas friends at this wonderful hotel. Having stayed previously we encouraged them to enjoy a stay while we caught up so I was hoping everything would be just as fabulous as before. It really is a beautiful hotel in exquisite grounds -...More

Thank MissMelly2
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We had a wonderful afternoon tea with amazing cakes and lovely scones with jam and cream. The grounds looked beautiful as ever - and the weather was wonderful, which always helps. The staff were very friendly and helpful, and we particularly appreciated being allowed to...More

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 26 August 2018

I have always wanted to stay in a castle and Amberley Castle has let me tick off that bucket list dream with flying colours. The rooms are gorgeously medieval the bathrooms are gorgeously 5 star modern. The grounds are stunning and include an 18 hole...More

Thank pipwren
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Dined here on several occasions and the food is consistently good. Staff are wonderful and the grounds a real delight on a sunny afternoon. I would especially recommend going for lunch on a sunny weekday afternoon when it is quieter and you can enjoy a...More

Thank joanna S
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Enjoyed a lovely afternoon tea with my husband and 19 year old daughter & 21 year old son to celebrate my daughter's birthday. Staff were very friendly & the food was delicious.

Thank juliebowld
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Traveling through Southern England on Business Amberly was most centrally located for the places I needed to be, so I booked a room for the night. Because I booked at the last minute, I got a great deal, and luckily when I checked in, I...More

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Response from Pamela C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but please give them plenty of notice. Very good is it too. If it's a lovely day you can have your tea outside in the lovely garden where their residant white peacock sometimes wonders around. His name is Bob and... More