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Chillingham Castle

2.0 of 5 Castle   |   Chillingham NE66 5NJ, England
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Chillingham Castle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Beverley, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited this place in 1986 before the renovations started and were impressed by the plans, BUT going back was so disappointing. The place is a mess. I am amazed that it is allowed to open on health and safety grounds alone. 4 coach parties were queueing for the cafe, so it appears to be making money but where it... More

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Durham
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68 reviews 68 reviews
17 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Lookout appartment for a Friday to Sunday stay. We stayed alone on the Friday night before being joined on the Saturday by a couple who are friends. OK - we had read all the reviews beforehand and have also been along last year as day trippers so we knew what to expect. As other reviewers have said,... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was really looking forward to the castle visit and on approach, I was most impressed. The building and grounds were stunning,although the castle still needs a lot of TLC. However when you enter it looks like, as another reviewer perfectly put it, Steptoe's yard. Very little seemed to belong to this impressive building and it would have looked better... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to say I was really looking forward to my visit,but I left terribly disappointed its very impressive on the outside but inside ,it is an absolute tip.it's very dirty,very dusty,nothing is labelled,the torture chamber is a joke & it wasent cheap!! & you had to pay extra to see the cattle If the owner can get away with... More

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South Shields, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We had a lovely day at the castle. We had a lovely coffee and cheese scone afterwards. Everyone is very friendly and helpful. My husband and I were dissapointed we didnt see any ghosts but never mind. We walked in the woods aswell it was lovely just listening to the birds and we saw the cattle in a field they... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

3rd time we have been to Chillingham Castle. We enjoy going there, as each time we go we feel something different in each room. The main rooms we felt any odd activity were the King Edward room, the Chapel and the torture chamber. Would thoroughly love to do an over night stay or Ghost tour. More tour guides wouldn't go... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
22 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This is our third stay at this castle and our second time in the Landseer Apartment. Its great staying in a real castle and feeling part of history. The apartment is well equipped with the highlight being the log fire. Its wonderful when you climb the stairs from the ground floor bedrooms and bathroom to the large living room and... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

This is a strange place yet very interestingly eccentric! Lots of fun and the quirkiness adds to your enjoyment. Wasn't sure what to make of it at first but thoroughly enjoyed the visit! Nice to see local people as guides and volunteers.The wild cattle were good to see and the warden very knowledgeable!

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York, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

I'm off to one of my favourite places on Monday, Chillingham Castle! My wife and I have been staying at this Castle since 2006 and absolutely love the place. The place is filled with such amazing history and atmosphere. Our stay is always the most relaxing break we could ask for. However, I must comment on the review by "traveller... More

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UK
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Firstly let me make myself clear: I love this castle. For many years I have been a visitor and a resident, back even to they days when it was only £25 per apartment! In recent years the prices have increased, as they should but the apartments have been neglected. Sadly the Chillingham experience has also suffered. What was once a... More

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Address: Chillingham NE66 5NJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Chillingham
Hotel Class:2 star — Chillingham Castle 2*
Also Known As:
Chillingham Castle Alnwick
Chillingham Castle Hotel Alnwick

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