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Address: Court Lane | Dorney, Windsor SL4 6QP, England
Phone Number: 01628 604 638
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Dorney Court is one of the UK's finest Tudor manor houses.

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A step in tudor time

We visited that place last may with my daughter who was studying tudor at school. It is the place to go as the house hasn't changed and you really feel like you are back in time... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
nenoua
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London
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
15 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

We visited that place last may with my daughter who was studying tudor at school. It is the place to go as the house hasn't changed and you really feel like you are back in time few hundreds years ago. Unfortunately pictures were not authorised inside. We have been told that the successor 's son is now living there with... More 

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Windsor and Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

It is a fabulous building and well worth visiting. Check the website when it will be open this year. Also check out the Dorney Court Kitchen Garden next door for an outstanding experience in food and the garden centre itself.

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
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263 reviews 263 reviews
61 attraction reviews
249 helpful votes 249 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is not your big stately affair, rather a family home that just happens to be over 450 years old and rich in history therefore. An hours guided tour goes by quickly ; lots to see, smell, 'feel' as the story of the house unfolds. It's spine chillingly intriguing in parts and your thoughts often turn to 'how on earth... More 

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Clitheroe
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173 reviews 173 reviews
46 attraction reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

A n informative guided tour bought to life this fascinating house.Steeped in stories going back to Charles the second,this house still being lived in has been well kept and oozes character.Dissappointly the church was closed for refurbishment and the gardens aren't all that interesting but go just for the house.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Today we spent at Dorney Court. Neither Mike or I had been here before although we have visited many other houses in the area. Arriving at lunchtime, we first had a very tasty snack at the Kitchen Garden Café. After that we had a tour by Robin and learned about how the house had evolved over the many years it... More 

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Bristol
1 review
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Extremely impressed with the quality of the guide who showed us round - not only knowledgeable about the house's history, but also able to put it in a broader historic context. Also refreshing to get an honest view of how a House such as this developed over centuries. Beautiful gardens, a cafe (separate business) next door... And the first place... More 

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Wellington, Shropshire United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Just returned from a weekend staying in the area for my friends wedding at Dorney Court. What a beautiful place and gorgeous setting. Would love to visit again to see more of the house.

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Despite living in Windsor we had never visited Dorney Court until last week. We have been missing a lovely, very ancient house. The most amazing fact, out of many, is that the house has been in the same family for 13 generations and is still privately owned by the same family. It is crammed full of historical relics, but is... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
24 attraction reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Very old unspoilt house, still in family ownership. Extremely knowledgeable guide told us about the house, contents, lives and relationships of the owners for 100's of years. Interesting to hear about the filming that has taken place requiring removal of all the pictures and the ongoing cataloging of the rare textiles. A huge responsibility for each succeeding generation! Make sure... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
24 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

A wonderful hidden gem in Bucks (although some places say Berks). An old house that has some serious history behind it and new history being made as the family still live there after around 3oo years! Very knowledgeable guide and some amazing artefacts. it's great to be able to touch everything (no hands off! policy here) and really get a... More 

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