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Great set up

I have to give it 5 stars. We went on a Monday and it was closed. The guard let us in though. We... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
Ludo-Owen
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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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A stunning venue for weddings!

My son and daughter in law chose this beautiful national heritage castle for their wedding and it... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2018
Dantol13
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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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The Home of Welsh Castle Life: Immerse yourself in the atmosphere of the Castle’s exciting past. Caldicot Castle’s impressive structure is surrounded by an idyllic 55 acre Country Park. You will be able to travel through time and discover the home...more
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Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HT, Wales
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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

I have to give it 5 stars. We went on a Monday and it was closed. The guard let us in though. We didn’t linger but the site is very well maintained. Definitely worth the detour.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

My son and daughter in law chose this beautiful national heritage castle for their wedding and it was splendid. We were lucky to have a beautiful sunny day too so were able to enjoy the gardens where we had a champagne reception. However be warned,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

The castle was free to enter on the day we visited and was lovely. It's setting is calm and quiet. It has free parking and a children's play area in addition to a small cafe run by a very friendly and helpful volunteer. You can...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

With the weather so unpredictable we wanted to do something cheap and cheerful that would allow my son to get out and about, exploring. We have been here multiple times over the years and its always a nice bit of time out of the house....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We went to Caldicot Castle this past weekend and we were pleasantly surprised to see how lovely it is. The grounds are great and my boys had a great time. Lots of history and lots of information. Really enjoyed it!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank theelegantjeweller
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Nice little castle with lovely grounds to walk around, coffee shop inside the castle also a souvenier shop, childrens play area in the grounds, also place to bbq

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

Don’t make a day trip of it unless you’re going to a special event held there, like a food festival. The castle itself is nothing compared to the other castles around. It used to be apartments where people lived.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Merglyn
Reviewed February 11, 2018

Beautiful Castle - Free to walk around the outside. There is also a nature reserve and we took a lot of beautiful photos for my Thai girlfriends blog/account of Wales.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank RichardB5725
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Nice for a stroll around and has picturesque countryside, the castle itself is not the best castle in the world but is starting to host some pretty big artists such as little mix which is pretty exciting- looking forward to seeing more of this!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank BandV2013
Reviewed December 5, 2017

Unlike many of the other castles in Wales, this one isn't a complete ruin. In fact, it's still lived in. The gatehouse, and its imposing twin towers, sets you on a path of adventure that is the equal of anything else in this area. Great...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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KarenandJames3013
June 24, 2017|
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Response from Gale J | Reviewed this property |
We saw dogs inside on our visit....not sure if they would be allowed inside the rooms though. Lots of lovely walks for them in the grounds :)
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Shirley R
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Response from Lucy_B23_13 | Reviewed this property |
There is a free car park just inside the grounds, next to the castle and children's park area.
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