Hampton Court Castle
Average time spent – 3-4+ hours.
Things to do at Hampton Court Castle review
Hampton Court Castle is a beautiful castle in the Herefordshire countryside with parts of it dating back to the 15th Century. They boast some award winning gardens and they host many special events.
The gardens feature formal gardens, walled gardens, vast lawns and river walks. There is a fabulous maze with a gothic tower at its centre which offers panoramic views. Make sure you find the secret passage that leads down to the sunken garden. Children will also enjoy getting wet behind the waterfall or having fun in the children’s play area. There are around 1,000 acres of parkland and woodlands so there is plenty of opportunities for walks and exploring.
The castle and gardens are open from April until the autumn and you can book on tours of the castle with a chance to see some of their historic rooms. You can see the original chapel, a stunning ballroom, library and a selection of bedrooms.
Covid 19 – Please check the website or social media of an attraction before visiting. Many places may be open differently and some remain closed. Reviews do not mention all of these changes or possible price changes. Most places now require you to pre-book online in advance.
Important Information Hampton Court Castle
Eating – There is an orangery restaurant serving hot and cold food and drinks.
Facilities in brief – Acres of parkland and formal gardens with a maze and a children’s play area. You can also book on tours of the castle. There are toilets and a restaurant.
Entry price – *Mid-range
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. An adult castle and gardens ticket is £13 and £8 for a child age 4-15. Under 4’s are free. Tickets just for the gardens are cheaper and other pricing options are available.
Opening: Hampton Court Castle opens in April and closes in the autumn. For up to date opening times and dates please follow this link.
Dog friendly? Only assistance dogs are permitted
Address: Hampton Court Castle, Hope under Dinmore HR6 0PN, Herefordshire, England. Phone: 01568 797777
Category – Castle – Indoors and Outdoors – suitable for all ages.