Located in the peaceful surroundings of the Herefordshire countryside and sitting at the foot of the beautiful and historic Malvern Hills, Eastnor Castle sits in 100 acres of grounds and is surrounded by a 5,000 acre estate.
See the magnificent State rooms as you are immersed in the fascinating world of Eastnor and its family.
Eastnor Castle fulfils other roles as an exclusive-use wedding venue, corporate team building venue, and private party venue, as well as a venue for product launches and location filming.
Today’s opening hours
Sundays and Mondays 2 June - 15 July.
19 - 25 April.
5 - 6, and 26 - 30 May.
Sundays and Mondays 2 June - 15 July.
Sunday to Thursday 21 July - 29 August.
Sundays in September.
House: 11.30am to 4.30pm (last admission 4.00pm).
Grounds: 10.30am to 5.30pm.
Eastnor Castle has easy access to junction 2 of the M50 and nearby M5 junction 8. There is a mainline train station, Ledbury, just 3 miles away.
A taxi will need to be pre booked to take you from the station to the castle.
Car park on site
Historic Houses members visit for free, not valid during Chilli Festival.
Adult- £8.00 (Grounds), £12.00 (Castle & Grounds)
3-15 year olds - £5.50 (Grounds), £7.50 (Castle & Grounds)
- Accessible parking
- Accessible toilets
- Access statement available
- Guide dogs welcome
Group tours, school groups and coach tours are most welcome at Eastnor Castle.
See the magnificent State rooms and luxurious bedrooms as you are immersed in the fascinating world of Eastnor and its family. You will enjoy the stunning Drawing Room, decorated to the designs of AW Pugin, the fascinating Long Library and imagine relaxing over billiards in the Little Library. Your tour will take you around a selection of Eastnor’s luxurious and award winning bedrooms.
Eastnor Castle offers pre-booked tours of the castle with their experienced guides.
Once upon a time, nestled at the foot of the dramatic Malvern Hills, there stood your fairytale wedding venue.
Eastnor Castle is a warm and inviting setting for the most magical day of your life. The country parkland estate is an area of outstanding natural beauty, situated in 5,000 acres of rolling, wooded Herefordshire countryside.
Full of romance, luxury and charm, we pride ourselves on being one of the best castle wedding venues in Herefordshire and the UK.
Our team of wedding planners understand how important every detail of your special day is, and will help to arrange a bespoke day for the happy couple to treasure.
Whether imposing yet intimate, uniquely-themed, or luxe and lavish are the order of the day, our personal, discreet and attentive service will ensure that all of your wedding dreams come true.
We can cater for reception from 10 guests, up to 150 guests and more. Whatever the weather, we have the space inside and out. For over 150 guests, a large marquee can be erected on our Lower Terrace, where we can seat up to 600 with majestic and mesmerising views across the lake.
The upper floor of Eastnor Castle contains all of the wedding accommodation bedrooms apart from the State Bedroom (pictured) which is on the ground floor, the award winning Castle bedrooms provide accommodation guests staying overnight.
Food and wine
Food and wine at Eastnor Castle is as important as the venue itself and we are proud of the exceptionally high standard and wide variety of menus that are designed to cater for a range of tastes. Our dynamic and inspirational chefs – Emma & Clive’s Distinctive Catering, love creating delicious, locally sourced food.
Choose to celebrate with a civil ceremony in the Gothic Drawing Room (pictured) or a church ceremony, by taking just a short walk to the charming village church. Outdoor wedding blessings and Humanist ceremonies can be catered for in the beautiful external surroundings on the Low Terrace.
The 12 beautiful bedrooms at Eastnor Castle can be hired as part of a wedding, party or corporate event. We only ever hire Eastnor Castle out on an exclusive hire basis so you can relax and enjoy the castle as your home.
Two recently refurbished holiday cottages sit in the Eastnor Deer Park and offer peaceful and tranquil surroundings. A brand new apartment now also sits on the outskirts of the Eastnor Castle grounds.
For a relaxed stay, the Deer Park Campsite offers a calm, safe and peaceful environment in which to stay close to nature.
Businesses or agencies searching for a corporate event venue for team building, activity days or corporate training in Herefordshire need look no further. Eastnor Castle is the perfect choice as it offers itself out exclusively as a venue for meetings and conferences, product launches, training, private dining and parties.
As a family home you are ensured as corporate guests to receive a very personal, discreet and professional service in luxurious surroundings.
Being a corporate hospitality venue means the 12 sumptuous bedrooms can be used by small groups wishing to include dinner and overnight accommodation in their corporate meetings programme.
Eastnor Castles prides itself on the highest standards of comfort, impeccable service and attention to detail. The professional corporate team will plan and organise your event and your guests will enjoy a warm and relaxed atmosphere in this truly exceptional family home.
We very much welcome schools to Eastnor Castle and are committed to providing visiting schools and educational groups with an engaging learning experience, allowing visiting children to explore the castle and grounds in a relaxed and exciting way.
We have recently been awarded a Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge.
All tours of Eastnor Castle are tailored entirely to the visiting groups requirements, allowing group leaders to build into a tour subjects and themes which complement their classroom study.