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Croft Castle

Croft Castle is a late 17th-century house with fine Georgian interiors and a family connection dating back more than 1,000 years.

There are restored walled gardens, stunning views over the Welsh Marches and miles of marked walks. It is renowned for its fine parkland, which contains more than 300 veteran trees – including a magnificent avenue of Spanish chestnuts.

A walk through the woodlands reveals the Iron Age hill fort at Croft Ambrey, which commands views over fourteen of the old counties.

Facilities at Croft Castle inclue a tea room and plant sales. 

Croft Castle Address:
Croft Castle and Parkland
Yarpole
Nr Leominster
Herefordshire
HR6 9PW
England, UK

Croft Castle Opening Times:
Castle 
3rd March to 1st April, 1.00 pm to 5.00 pm, Saturday and Sunday.
4th April to 30th September, 1.00 pm to 5.00 pm, Wednesday to Sunday.
3rd October to 4th November, 1.00 pm to 4.30 pm, Wednesday to Sunday.

Gardens/shop/tea-room 
7th March to 2nd November, 12.00 pm to 5.00 pm, Wednesday to Friday.  
3rd March to 4th November, 11.00 am to 5.00 pm, Saturday and Sunday.

Park 
All year, 8.00 am to 9.00 pm, Monday to Sunday
Open Bank Holiday Mondays
Park closes dusk if earlier
Taster tours 11.00am – 1.00pm in the Castle, Saturday and Sunday
Christmas at Croft Castle 1st, 2nd, 8th, 9th, 15th and 16th December 12.00pm – 4.00pm
Last admission 30 minutes before closing
 
Croft Castle Admission:
Gift Aid:
Adult £7.50
Child £3.60
Family £17.90
 
Standard
Adult £6.80
Child £3.25
Family 16.25
 
Grounds only (Gift Aid)
Adult £4.20
Child £2.10

Grounds only (standard)
Adult £3.80
Child £1.05

T  +44 (0)1568 780141 (Infoline)
   +44 (0)1568 780246
   +44 (0)1568 780823 (Restaurant)
 
F  +44 (0)1568 780462
 
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