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Leeds Castle

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Considered one of the most romantic castles in England, this historic site was originally the stately home of the Saxon royal family during the reign of Ethelbert IV in 856-860.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Leeds Castle Penfold Hill | Leeds, Maidstone ME17 1PL, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

I had afternoon tea inside Leeds castle and would highly recommend this to anyone who visits the castle. The service was exceptional and food was amazing. They met my friends dietary requirements and would definitely visit there again! Thank you so much for the experience.

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Reviewed today via mobile

A new venture for the castle and definitely one to check out. There are 2 sittings, 13:30 and 15:30, we went for the later one. Entrance to the castle is included in the price. The selection of homemade sandwiches and cakes was lovely, and I...More

Thank Charlie6411x
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Lets start with saying we love Leeds castle. We are a family of five who go six plus times a year, get fireworks tickets etc. Two of the child tickets had expired so we decided to go today, 18 November to renew those before we...More

Thank Happiness67968101393
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a real gem of English history, The castle was intertwined with the royal family from the conquest until the civil war and still today provides a wonderful glimpse in to History. The tour around the castle is well organised and there is also...More

Thank mintmoocher
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my husband to the firework spectacular at Leeds castle last weekend for his 40th birthday. They run it for 2 nights every year and are worth every penny!! We had the most amazing time. We arrived at the castle at 2 o clock. We...More

Thank 381carlyn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time I've been since I was a child, a great castle with lovely scenery. Costa coffee with Scone, cream and jam made a lovely afternoon snack. A very nice falconry display and the weather was good so also managed to do the maze. Great...More

Thank Avtelman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Leeds Castle is truly a gem. I wasn't sure what to expect when going to the castle. I just knew that it was a sight to see in England. What I didn't realize was how much I was going to love this place. I highly...More

Thank JRachel95
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my son and my dad. Nice open area and play park for kids to run around and play. Fairly priced cafe with lovely views.

Thank J6512BTmarkp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Leeds Castle is set in rural countryside and boasts acres of parkland to wander in. The Website has everything you need to know and more, but I would like to say great place for photography, walking, eating, plenty for little ones to do also, and...More

Thank sellarsej48
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a Tuesday I surprised my wife for her 30th birthday as she had never been to Leeds castle and I hadn’t since I was a children, it was brilliant weather we enjoyed walking around the castle and reading all the history that lies within...More

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DanW196
November 8, 2018|
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Response from Wrappo | Reviewed this property |
plenty of drinks available in restaurants
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buckwell
October 7, 2018|
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Response from banana-sparks | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can arrive earlier and walk round , and check in at 14;00 the restaurant Is a short walk from the B & B rooms
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Bob L
September 14, 2018|
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Response from banana-sparks | Reviewed this property |
It’s been on
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