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Leeds Castle

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Leeds Castle Penfold Hill | Leeds, Maidstone ME17 1PL, England
+44 1622 765400
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Considered one of the most romantic castles in England, this historic site was originally the stately home of the Saxon royal family during the reign of Ethelbert IV in 856-860.
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Leeds Castle Penfold Hill | Leeds, Maidstone ME17 1PL, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Leeds Castle is a beautiful castle that really benefits from the pleasant and knowledgeable guides around the castle. The grounds were extensive and we definitely didn’t see all of them (which gives us a good reason to go back.) We visited on a winter weekend...More

Thank ewan31
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had been wanting to visit Leeds Castle for years and unfortunately on the day in question it was dull and cold. However on the upside, the number of visitors was evidently going to be low from the lack of cars in the car park. My...More

Thank Moyworld
Reviewed 6 days ago

Be prepared for a bit of a walk to get to the castle but once you see it, you know the walk is worth it. Extensive grounds and gardens plus a moat surround this glorious castle. Knowledgeable staff are in many rooms to answer questions....More

Thank magpiegirl036
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a but pricy but given that you can go back as many times as you want in a year with the same ticket is great if you don't live too far afield. The grounds are beautiful especially around spring with all the daffodils....More

Thank King-of-pink
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very disappointing meal served on the night of December 31st. The food portions were woefully small, the food lacked taste and the presentation was awful. The Castle clearly spent a lot of money on various peripheral things to entertain the guests, but...More

Thank Triumphexplore
Shane G, Manager at Leeds Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

It is always our aim to exceed our guests expectations and to offer a memorable experience when dining at Leeds Castle. We are truly sorry this was not the case in your experience. We will be reviewing the portion size offered at future functions, but...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good gardens and grounds to explore with a abundance of birdlife, rivers and lakes. Castle itself is amazing wall back in time. The food is where it goes down hill fast, at the back of the grounds is the food courtyard with a restaurant...More

Thank Ben W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a grand castle in the heart of Kent, beautiful scenery. The maze is such good fun for the whole family and free, there are extra things to do in the summer such as a river trip also a gondola around the moat for a...More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is well worth visiting Leeds castle for a few hours. The castle is very well preserved and different rooms have been restored. The grounds are very nice and there is also a maze.

Thank Freja A
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place to visit...... however you have to have an annual ticket which for my family of 5 is over £100. We don't really go often enough to warrant that expense. Saying that it is a lovely place to go and the staff...More

Thank Lord-Mucker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived with the wife in a rainy day just after Christmas. I was a bit staggered at the price which is even more expensive than the Tower of London. There were no tours but audio guides were available (an additional charge). Sufficient information was posted...More

Thank TheOldSilverFox
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Karen C
7 December 2017|
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Response from Fiona A | Reviewed this property |
No they don’t do a formal one. There is casual cake in the restaurant. The chilston Park Hotel do a great afternoon tea and they are 15 mins away.
12 October 2017|
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Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for late response. Only sold on line so definitely worth booking early to avoid future disappointment.
Rosemary B
30 September 2017|
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Response from mel b | Reviewed this property |
Sory to reply so late but no animals due to an abundance of wildfowl and also children