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Chillingham Castle

Chillingham, Alnwick NE66 5NJ, England
+44 1668 215359
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Chilly Visit

I took my wife mother in law and two boys to the Castle for 2 nights and stayed in the Dairy room... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
John T
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Darlington, United Kingdom
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The best!!!!

this is my most favourite place to stay in the whole of Northumberland. We have stayed her many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
arnella63
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lincolnshire, england
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Chillingham Castle is open to the public between Easter - End of October. Hours open is 12 noon - 5pm.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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LOCATION
Chillingham, Alnwick NE66 5NJ, England
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+44 1668 215359

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I took my wife mother in law and two boys to the Castle for 2 nights and stayed in the Dairy room. The apartment was in two levels with 2 bedrooms downstairs and sofa bed upstairs. On arrival it was cold but once we got...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

this is my most favourite place to stay in the whole of Northumberland. We have stayed her many times and we never tire of it. Love the apartments, Love the Castle and Love the grounds.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I came to the castle with a large group of co-workers for a fun and adventurous weekend. Our first night the sky was clear and with no light pollution the stars were just incredible. The apartments we stayed in were off to the left side...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some friends and I recently booked a paranormal ghost tour at Chillingham Castle. We had the option of organising a meal at the castle before the tour which we did (a minimum of 10 guests are required). A meal immersed in the fabric of a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went along to one of the Halloween nights here at Chillingham Castle and was not disappointed. As someone that is open minded about this type of thing I didn't want to expect too much but also didn't want to believe every little thing about the...More

1  Thank deepfreezevegan17
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Had a fantastic Ghost Tour last wednesday night with Mark Trotter as our Guide . I'm a Professional Tour Guide myself and have got to say Mark was excellent , his Knowledge , manner and delivery were superb , overall it was a great experience...More

3  Thank Pikey4
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

The visit was a most unexpected find; the restoration works area great testament to the current owner, who has also had the great delight to fill the various rooms with all types of memorabilia! Among the historical artifacts, there are random collections of items from...More

2  Thank MikenMissy
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

Spent the weekend here for my birthday a few years ago. It's a really spooky atmospheric place. My husband (a Scottish man) still refers to how scary the ghost tour was in the woods where his countrymen were killed. The ghost tour is great fun...More

1  Thank Vol3
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

We visited Chillingham Castle in October after deciding to visit both the Castle and the Cattle on the same day, The Castle itself is well worth a visit if only to see the eclectic mix of mismatched items the owner has collected while on his...More

2  Thank Tim B
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Supposedly a very haunted castle. Could do with a good tidy up and a good dusting! Lots of eclectic items dotted about and no particular theme. Give it a miss if your wanting to see something spectacular!!More

1  Thank Charlotte W
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Chillingham, Estates Office at Chillingham Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

I am so sorry you feel our loved Castle needs dusting. Maybe ancient castles love a bit of dust? Chillingham Castle has a great history and Sir Humphry likes to demonstrate this in his vast collection of antiques and artefacts shown throughout. I know the...More

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Talia H
21 January 2017|
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Response from Cangothere | Reviewed this property |
Think it cost around £10 each
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jackie k
12 May 2015|
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No dogs allowed. The ONLY exception is for assistance/guide dogs. Please note that NO DOGS AT ALL are permitted near the Wild Cattle (No Exceptions).
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