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Harewood House

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A worthwhile visit but NOT on a Sunday!

A beautiful house built by Robert Adam 1759-71 for Edward Lascelles 1st Baron Harewood. The house... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dagwoodbilly
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Cotswolds, United Kingdom
Very good

I went here when I was a child , I went back today and it was great , we had someone in a wheel... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
jules893
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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From the moment you arrive, Harewood captures your imagination and feeds your curiosity. It's a place filled with art, culture and heritage which continues to develop and thrive today. One of the Treasure Houses of England, the historic Georgian...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It is years since we last visited Harewood House. We have just joined Historic Houses.org and thought that Harewood would be a perfect starting point for our new exploration of so many wonderful and important private monuments/time capsules of what once made Britain Great!! The...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Was so looking forward to going but was very disappointed. We went mid week and felt we weren’t really catered for - not enough staff. Food was overpriced and mediocre. I had a chicken sandwich which set me back over £6 and definitely not worth...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank RWKent
Reviewed 3 days ago

We didn't want to go into the house as we had a three year old with us so were a bit put out to have to pay £15 a head to essentially go to the grounds now they have changed the tickets. We can't afford...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

beautiful, stunning - the reason why architecture and history should be preserved. it is such a shame that these finer things in life are not appreciated until one ages. beauty not to be forgotten.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A beautiful house built by Robert Adam 1759-71 for Edward Lascelles 1st Baron Harewood. The house contains some wonderful treasures of Chippendale and many Italian renaissance paintings and family portraits. The current exhibition is a modern art compilation which is interesting to see. An exotic...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went here when I was a child , I went back today and it was great , we had someone in a wheel chair with us and it was quiet hilly, so beware of that but everything else was really good .I would recommend...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank jules893
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chippendale is mentioned in so many places, but it is here that you can see the greatest range of what he produced. I found the labels and guide very good. The added bonus of having good art on show which included Joshua Reynolds and Turner...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Brian R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a super day. There are lots of things to see and do. The gardens are extensive and on our visit were just coming into their new spring growth. There was a spectacular display of tulips on the Terrace border. The bird garden is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank LeedsMP
HarewoodHouse, Public Relations Manager at Harewood House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the feedback and lovely comments, we're delighted that you enjoyed a good day and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited over the bank holiday after coming up from London to visit family The grounds were great for the walk and the animals a plus and definitely did not expect to see penguins which suprised us. The staff could be abit more friendly as...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Alankitchingman
HarewoodHouse, Public Relations Manager at Harewood House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for positive review. We'll feedback to the visitor experience team, as the majority of the staff are extremely friendly and positive. Kind regards, Harewood House Trust.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely house and grounds to visit. Sadly the catering is appalling, one of the worst eating experiences ever! A New York deli vegetarian sandwich was a slice of processed cheese and lots of grated carrot. I found one piece of dill pickle. Totally inedible...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank amitchell49
HarewoodHouse, Public Relations Manager at Harewood House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your feedback is valuable to us and we will be sharing this comment with the catering team as this falls below our expected high standards of a quality experience. Kind regards, Harewood House Trust.

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credibles
May 6, 2019|
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Response from nedthedesigner | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I am sorry I don't know - but if you go on their website and get the number and then give them a call they have always been really helpful and should be able to give them the answer. I hope you enjoy your visit
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puschka01
January 10, 2019|
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Response from HarewoodHouse | Property representative |
Hello, yes we are closed until 23 March. We can't change the dates on Trip Advisor but will see if we can post a note. Thank you.
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Janet H
September 4, 2018|
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Response from AdrianJulian2017 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as we pre-booked and never saw if they done concessions but I don't think so.
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