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Great little castle

free entry and a nice castle to walk round with good views from the battlements. Grounds are huge... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
itsallaboutthedog
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Wow - what a fantastic place

We visited when there was a medieval event. The castle was stunning with all the re enactors both... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
turnaroundwood
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Croydon, United Kingdom
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The Home of Welsh Castle Life: Immerse yourself in the atmosphere of the Castle’s exciting past. Caldicot Castle’s impressive structure is surrounded by an idyllic 55 acre Country Park. You will be able to travel through time and discover the home...more
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Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HT, Wales
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+44 1291 420241
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All reviews free entry worth a visit tea shop children's play area run around hot food food stalls lovely surroundings great place to visit food festival severn bridge car park sunny day on display per adult cakes information boards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

free entry and a nice castle to walk round with good views from the battlements. Grounds are huge so a great place to visit with dogs or active children

Thank itsallaboutthedog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited when there was a medieval event. The castle was stunning with all the re enactors both inside and outside

Thank turnaroundwood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A really lovely visit , it was nice to go to a castle that had not been altered and was just as it was all those years ago. Plenty of information as you go around explaining the castles history,. There is a tearoom in the...More

Thank mysticmaggie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located in a country park this place has lots of parking and even more space for kids to run around. The castle itself is free and although not massive it's worth visiting. There's a couple of towers to go up with wonderful views. A small...More

Thank ZombieRun7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Free parking and entrance . Wander round this castle , it is not big , but a nice way to spend some time . You can explore two towers and read all about the history of the castle . There is a large outdoor chess...More

Thank nsperiam
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Lovely that this castle is free and has a great playground too. We were able to take part in a (pay-for) short archery session, which kept us occupied. The tea room is quite simple so don’t expect much, although a short mini-golf course is an...More

Thank jc2010London
Reviewed September 3, 2018

A nice attraction where you can just wander, take in the views and enjoy life! Parts of the castle restored and the recent history of the occupiers was very interesting. Free entry when we went

Thank Glen504216
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful castle and so peaceful. Very nice that dog friendly so we all can walked around together. The weather was so good and we spend time all day there, perfect for kids as there a playground outside castle and crazy golf inside castle. The downside...More

1  Thank Gena G
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Visited Caldicot Castle with while staying with my parents on a visit to UK. Loved the casual atmosphere, and the summery feeling of the historic place, with kids running around in the sun and families having picnics in the sunshine.

1  Thank Rescue1959
Reviewed August 27, 2018

With free parking and no admission costs, I wasn't expecting much from Caldicot Castle. It's great, though. Parts of the original, thirteen century walls are ruined, but the gatehouse was restored by a wealthy Victorian and there's a wealth of history to explore. We went...More

1  Thank Malcolm H
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KarenandJames3013
June 24, 2017|
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Response from Gale J | Reviewed this property |
We saw dogs inside on our visit....not sure if they would be allowed inside the rooms though. Lots of lovely walks for them in the grounds :)
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Shirley R
August 3, 2016|
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Response from Lucy_B23_13 | Reviewed this property |
There is a free car park just inside the grounds, next to the castle and children's park area.
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