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Kelmarsh Hall & Gardens

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Address: Kelmarsh NN6 9LY, England
Phone Number: 441604686543
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Kelmarsh Hall is a Grade I listed hall with gardens. Open to the public...

Kelmarsh Hall is a Grade I listed hall with gardens. Open to the public during spring/summer and available throughout the year for weddings & functions.

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A pleasant afternoon out.

We visited earlier this month having been inspired by visiting the Food Festival a few weeks before. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour of the house and the guide brought the history... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Lovajolly
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Northampton, United Kingdom

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited earlier this month having been inspired by visiting the Food Festival a few weeks before. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour of the house and the guide brought the history of the house and its previous occupants to life. We wandered down to the colourful walled garden and had a lovely lunch in the tea rooms. To be recommended... More 

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Second visit to Kelmarsh. This time came to simply enjoy the lovely gardens and expansive countryside views. Though not the most outstanding time for flowers, if you love walled and formal gardens this is for you, as still very pretty. A nice tea room with plenty comfortable alfresco seating and food and drink choices is a treat on a sunny... More 

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KelmarshHall, Visitor Services at Kelmarsh Hall & Gardens, responded to this review

Dear JoS772, We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed on your recent visit to us and that you were not made aware at the Visitor Centre that access to the gardens is temporarily restricted. The fence was erected this week for Shambala's festival and it is our standard procedure that we annotate the website, place signs in the... More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our son's wedding was held here - absolutely stunning venue from start to finish. The attention to detail was excellent, well organised, and plenty of staff. The gardens are an absolute gem and a must see. We have also visited the hall and had a tour round. well worth a visit in its own right, and lovingly restored Plenty of... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The event was well sign posted and easy to find. Plenty free parking and we enjoyed perfect weather and a awesome day out at the festival. The event was well organised with plenty to see, eat and enjoy. Loved the food demonstrations and the garden seating while listening to some relaxing live music. Will be back next year.

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Leicester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The event was very well organised with a variety of food stalls, cooking demonstrations, entertainment for children and live music all within the stunning backdrop of kelmarsh hall.

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We called in for a mid-afternoon cup of tea and what a delight it turned out to be. Lovely surroundings and a great traditional tea room. A good pot of tea served in a china tea pot. And a novelty nowadays - china tea cups - it didn't matter that cups and saucers did not match. There was a tempting... More 

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KelmarshHall, Visitor Services Coordinator at Kelmarsh Hall & Gardens, responded to this review

Hello Roger H, thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent visit to the tea room at Kelmarsh. We are really pleased to hear you had such an enjoyable experience. Our tea room is run by a lovely independent local caterer - I will pass your message onto their team. I hope you had time to... More 

Northampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We picked a great sunny day for our recent visit. We pre-booked the house tour and Jane who took us around was quite brilliant. Probably the best house tour guide we have ever had. She was instructive, interesting and imparted a tremendous amount of knowledge with ease and fluency. A great afternoon in a lovely special but unusual property. Later... More 

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KelmarshHall, Visitor Services Coordinator at Kelmarsh Hall & Gardens, responded to this review

Dear braithwaite12, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your recent visit to Kelmarsh Hall and Gardens. We are really pleased to hear you enjoyed your tour of the house. We have a great team of knowledgeable and passionate guides. I will pass your comments on to Jane. We hope to welcome you back to Kelmarsh again... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Beautiful location, helpful staff and excellent food - canapés on the lawn a very nice touch and a log fire during the evening was also appreciated

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KelmarshHall, Visitor Services Coordinator at Kelmarsh Hall & Gardens, responded to this review

Hello MaggieBS3, we are so pleased you enjoyed your time at Kelmarsh. Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. Kindest regards More 

Ringstead, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Fantastic! The attention to detail in the planning and the service received on the day was brilliant. Nothing was too much trouble from arranging guided tours of the house, provision of garden games, service during the day to ensure everything went smoothly and on time, and making everyone feel very relaxed, even me (the father of the bride), was exemplary.... More 

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KelmarshHall, Visitor Services Coordinator at Kelmarsh Hall & Gardens, responded to this review

Hello, thank you so much for your kind review following your daughter's wedding at Kelmarsh Hall. We are all so pleased to hear you enjoyed the day. I have passed your comments onto our Events team who ran the day. Thank you again for the review. Kindest regards, Kate More 

Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Visited on a sunny Sunday afternoon. The hall wasn't open but gardens were. Outside facade of the hall visually attractive and the immediate views of the grounds very pretty. We thoroughly explored the gardens and woodland walk by the lake. As keen photographers plenty of photos opportunities throughout, really nice settings & flowers. The woodland walk was pleasant with wood... More 

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