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5 castles in the UK that you should stay in

Do you want to pretend to be a Queen or a King? Then why not stay in one of these incredible castles?

5 castles in the UK that you should stay in

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle got married last month and last Saturday it was the Queen’s birthday, so why not treat yourself and pretend to be royalty for a night?

How? It’s very easy actually! There are castles up and down the UK that people (just like you) can stay in. Now tell me you don’t want to stay in a hotel that is a castle. That’s right, you can’t. If you are shouting “sign me up” or “I want to stay in a castle!” then keep reading for our top 5 castles.


1.       Hever Castle


Hever Castle

Hever Castle dates back to the 13th century and was the childhood home of Anne Boleyn, the second wife of Henry VIII and mother of Queen Elizabeth I. You can stay in this stunning castle, which was built in 1270, from as little as £125 a night. Included in the price of your stay is access to the castle and also access to the gardens after hours.

 Hever Castle Cottages Over Moat


Location: Astor Wing, Hever Castle, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 7NG.


 2.       Warwick Castle

Warwick Castle

Warwick Castle was built in the 12th century by William the Conqueror.  With a range of accommodation options such as: medieval glamping tents, lodges, and tower suites in the castle, you are truly spoilt for choice. Prices start from £129 a night.

 Warwick Castle 2


Location: Warwick Castle, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 4QU.


 3.       Amberley Castle

Amberley Castle (1)

This 11th century castle, that is located near Arundel, is the perfect setting for a night of pretending to be royalty. Amberley Castle is a 900 year old castle that has beautiful architecture and incredible gardens, which has a golf course and 2 lakes, all for a small price of £176 per night.

 Amberley Castle


Location: Amberley Castle, nr. Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 9LT.


4.       Peckforton Castle

Peckforton Castle

This castle is more famous than it is old, you may recognise this 19th century built castle because it has been featured in several films and TV shows, such as Robin Hood and Dr Who. This delightful castle has everything that you could ever want or need to pretend that you are a Queen, King, Prince or Princess, all from £195.

 Peckforton Castle 1


Location: Stone House Lane Peckforton, Tarporley, CW6 9TN.


5.       The Castle at Taunton

The Castle At Taunton

This beautiful castle was built in the 12th century, some of which still survives today, however a lot of the castle had to be rebuilt in the 18th century. The castle is rich in history and as with all of the castles listed here, there is a lot to learn and experience within the incredible fortress walls. Prices start from as little as £152, so what are you waiting for?

 The Castle At Taunton 1


Location: The Castle at Taunton, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1NF.