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Grosmont Castle

Grosmont, Wales
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Great Place for a picnic

One of the castles on 3 castles walk. White House and Skenfrith are the other two. Very pleasant... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Chepstow, United Kingdom
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We loved this one

After visiting & being slightly disappointed with Skenfrith Castle, we loved this one. That is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the castles on 3 castles walk. White House and Skenfrith are the other two. Very pleasant place for a picnic . Or visit and the go to the Angel Inn in the village.

Reviewed 1 week ago

After visiting & being slightly disappointed with Skenfrith Castle, we loved this one. That is after we eventually found it, we drove past the lane leading to the castle twice and then had a job to find somewhere to park. But once we found it,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well hidden secluded castle ruins, impressive scale of high walls and deep (dry) moat. Captures the imagination. Well worth a visit, or going on the 3 castles walk if feeling energetic.

Thank Kitalon
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Visited Grosmont as part of the Three Castles Walk, which is a beautiful walk across Monmouthshire. We arrived in Grosmont at about 3.30 in the afternoon and expected to find the local pub - The Angel Inn - closed (as all country pubs are when...More

Thank Ralph L
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Samll ruins with a minimum amaount of information displayed. Probably best to read up in a guide book. Bell inn does lunches and refreshments, but is quite expensive.

Thank john l
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Superb example and just one of many in this corner of the Welsh borders! If you pop into The Angel Inn in the village you are bound to meet one of the local enthusiasts who will be able to answer any question you may have...More

Thank GoughieUK
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Captivating castle with more extensive ruins than Skenfrith, but not as huge as the White Castle. One walks across a bridge over a dry moat to enter the ruins. Original stonework dates to Norman times with renovations made in 13th and 14th centuries. This castle...More

1  Thank spaqueen_9
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

A fascinating 12th century castle where the walls still impress. Although a ruin, railed steps make it possible to climb to the upper floors giving an opportunity to enjoy the views & appreciate the amazing building skills. Grosmont is a charming village & includes an...More

1  Thank Jean P
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Staying in Grosmont so had a walk up to the castle. No one about so the place to ourself, never going to spend long there or learn to much about castles but a pleasure to have a look round

Thank andyjb_64
Reviewed 2 September 2016

This is away from the road, surrounded by grass and trees, it is a simply beautiful spot! There's enough of the castle left to have a real sense of what life must have been like when it was inhabited.

Thank Alison F
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