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Reviewed today via mobile

Well preserved attractive castle with a nice 15-20 min seafront walk to get there. National Trust entry fees always seem a little over the top but at least the kids were free (<5yr). Not a huge amount to see inside but it passes a hour...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a happy helpful bunch of people especially in the ticket office. Nothing too much trouble. Well done.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank stewartym
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing castle that dates back before Henry VIII. In fact this site was one of the very first invaded by the Vikings! The modern version of this castle is stark, but perfect as such. The new owner allows visitors and it's well worth the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dogwalks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a special magical place. We were there in January, perhaps not ideal for an outdoor visit or even an outdoor walk, but we were lucky to have clear skies that day, which at least meant it was not wet. Climb as high as you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank FrequentFlyerMiles22
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

A really fun place to spend an hour or 2. Really friendly staff. It has brilliant views on the top of it.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

We took a road trip to Holy Island today and perhaps we were lucky with the weather as it was glorious sunshine with very little breeze - perfect! The castle was closed but from what I can gather there’s not much to see inside anyway....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

We walked from Holy Island’s main car park to Lindisfarne Castle. It was a very changeable day at the end of October and we got soaked twice on the way. The ticket office is in a shed like building. We then had a slippery path...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Snoz2013
Reviewed November 17, 2018

A lot of money been spent in brining this place back to life and every penny been worth it. What Gym of a place. It is just a shame that there are so many dogs allowed to run around and dirty the place. It seems...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Customer909
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

An absolutely fine example of a well maintained castle and so worth a visit . Extremely interesting and loads to look at. The walk around the castle is also worth doing.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Joann K
Reviewed November 11, 2018

The situation of the castle on top of a volcano was stunning! It was a long walk and a long climb up to thr castle but deflinstrly worth while Wasn't impressed with the art works - would have liked to see the Castle furnished.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Mykal666
October 5, 2018|
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Response from Nikkibeardog | Reviewed this property |
A small bit of scaffolding remains as there were renovation delays due to nesting owls but it is towards the back of the castle so I imagine lots of shots could be done without it.
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IvyFlood
April 9, 2018|
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It’s fully opening today all renovations complete
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Margaret S
July 4, 2017|
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Response from Aleseeker | Reviewed this property |
It only takes a few minutes but be sure to check the tide times.
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