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Overview

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.


Opening
Opening

30 March to 5 April; 6, 7, 27 to 31 May; Sundays and Mondays in June; Sundays 1 to 15 July; Sunday to Thursday, 22 July to 30 August; Sundays in September.

House 11am to 4.30pm (last admission 4pm); grounds 11am to 5.30pm.

Find Us
Find us

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.

Parking

Car park on site

  • Free

Admission
Admission

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)
 

More admission details

Accessibility
Accessibility
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible toilets
  • Access statement available
  • Guide dogs welcome
Group Visits
Group Visits

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. 

Find out more.


Things to See

Weddings

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.

Facilities

  • Suppliers list
  • Accessible parking
  • Overnight guest accommodation
  • In-house catering
  • Guest parking

Accommodation

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.


Corporate Hire

Corporate events

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.

Facilities

  • Wifi
  • Plentiful parking
  • Dinner
  • Refreshments
  • Overnight accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • Accessible toilets
  • Team building activities
  • Projector and screen
  • Lunch

School Visits

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.