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Castle in the Clouds

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Address: 455 Old Mountain Road, Rte 171, Moultonborough, NH 03254
Phone Number: 603-476-5900
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10:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

This "castle," a former estate, and the surrounding grounds,...

This "castle," a former estate, and the surrounding grounds, offer remarkable views of the White Mountains and Lakes Region.

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Fantasy Wedding

I don't have enough good things to say about Castle in the Clouds. I was able to plan my fantasy wedding here, and everything from the planning process to the execution was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
South Hamilton, Massachusetts
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South Hamilton, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't have enough good things to say about Castle in the Clouds. I was able to plan my fantasy wedding here, and everything from the planning process to the execution was amazing. Rodyan (the Events Manager) was amazing, and her staff are wonderful. Castle in the Clouds is not only a great venue, but also a great family location... More 

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Kearny, New Jersey, United States
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

The place is beautifully preserved and a great presentation. As an Interior Designer it's wonderful to appreciate what influences the future and where we've come from.

Thank Dorene M
White Mountains, New Hampshire
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

Seating during the warm season is outside under umbrellas and the view is fantastic! Pretty great food and affordable.

Thank Jessica B
Newton, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

I have been coming here for 50 years and it doesn't disappoint especially in the fall. The hiking trails I can still follow are wonderful and I especially love the one with the waterfally that goes along the stream. Very dog friendly.

Thank Ellen P
Brookline, New Hampshire, United States
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

My wife and I visited the day before they were closing for the season. It was kind of a dreary day, but it didn't diminish the great time we had. If you like historical stuff and imagining life in a different time, you'll find this a gem! Probably not good for most young children though

Thank Bill C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This is a great place to take in the view over Lake Winnipesaukee. There's a few main parts to visiting: First after you pay at the front entrance there's a narrow road that you drive up to the carriage house. It's especially nice in the fall when you're driving through a tunnel of autumn leaves. Because of the narrow road... More 

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Moultonborough, New Hampshire
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The real sell of this place is the view. Tables are outside on a terrace and you have a magnificent view of the Lake from high above it. I've only been there for lunch, but the food is good. They don't get a 5* because the last two times I've been there some staff hadn't shown up so there was... More 

Thank vt2go
Quincy MA
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Decided to finally visit this place. The view is amazing. The gardens and grounds are beautiful. Worth a trip.

Thank terrysinc
Portland, Maine
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608 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 413 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015 via mobile

Castle in the Clouds is many things...a gorgeous woodland drive to the top of a mountain, waterfalls and trails, a working farm with horseback riding, hiking trails...but also a lovely carriage house with amazing views of Lake Winnepesaukee and a wonderful cafe/restaurant with inside and al fresco dining. All cars have to park near the carriage house and wait for... More 

Thank BeeMelissa
Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

You pay at the gate and drive up an interesting narrow road to the parking area. Don't miss the waterfall about half way up the drive, it's only about a 300 foot walk, well worth it. They have a nice house tour and the views from the back of the house are spectacular.

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