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Address: Wilton, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6AD, England
Phone Number: 01989 565759
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A visit with friends

We visited with friends from the USA, to show them the diverse attractions available locally. We were all absolutely amazed by the castle and grounds, and can only congratulate... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We visited with friends from the USA, to show them the diverse attractions available locally. We were all absolutely amazed by the castle and grounds, and can only congratulate the owners on the work carried out over recent years. Well worth a visit, and we shall return with other friends in the future

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

This Castle and private home is well worth a visit if you are able as it is only open on certain days. The gardens are beautifully kept and the smell of the flowers hits you as you walk through the little gate. We were lucky, not only was the sun out so that some lovely photos could be taken, but... More 

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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

A private garden only open for NGS and for two weeks by English Heritage, went with a gardening group was greeted by the owners who gave us a tour of the castle and gardens told of the castles history and even served us tea and cake. The castle needed a lot of work and the owners have done most of... More 

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UK
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135 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We visited on a sunny day in June and were given a warm welcome by the owner. Part castle and a home it has been lovingly restored over the past 15 years, with the help and advice of English Heritage. Stand in the courtyard and feel the history all around you! The garden is stunning and complements the stonework in... More 

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Epsom
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

The owners are doing their best to keep the place up - it was right on our doorstep at the Wilton Court hotel and had to see it on one of the few open days. lovely gardens, plenty of roses clinging to the bare walls - lovely setting close to the river Wye

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Don't miss this out on your itinerary when visiting Ross on Wye. It is the most magical garden of roses set amidst the red-walled twelfth century castle. There are any number of places to sit and enjoy the beautiful vistas and watch the numerous birds. Make sure you look for the young kestrels( an unprecedented number of five young!) and... More 

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I went here during a trip to Devon. While I was hiking, I noticed a castle poking through the trees in the distance and when I found it I was amazed. Its like a little slice of heaven with fantastic gardens and the house built into the ruins of the castle. Awesome.

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Lydbrook, England, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This is the ruins of a former Marcher castle and Tudor manor house, as well as a private home. The day we went we were the only visitors, so it felt like we were privileged guests. We really enjoyed our potter round the castle and the lovely gardens, full of spring flowers, followed by an invitation to look over the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Well I never knew it was here! What a treat to find such a wonderful place. It was nice to be greeted by the owner who told us about the history of the castle. Lush grounds and gardens and lovely owners.

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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115 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

If like me you like anything olde and Castle shaped, then you will enjoy a stole round this olde ruin. Plenty to see with views of the River Wye. Make sure you pick a nice day ENJOY DONE

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Address: Wilton, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6AD, England
Phone Number: 01989 565759
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye

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