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Must return. A very interesting and learned a lot about the family. They made us feel very welcome... read more

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Worcester, United Kingdom
An excellent group visit

I took a group of 47 from The Arts Society Malvern Hills to the house where we enjoyed an excellent... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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CHAVENAGE HOUSE is a privately owned Elizabethan Manor House open to the public. It has been used as a TV location for many productions and is at present playing Trenwith in the popular Poldark. There is so much more to see and enjoy. Guided tours...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Chavenage, Tetbury GL8 8XP, England
+44 1666 502329
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Reviewed yesterday

Must return. A very interesting and learned a lot about the family. They made us feel very welcome so we had a great time

Thank margarets508
Reviewed 3 days ago

I took a group of 47 from The Arts Society Malvern Hills to the house where we enjoyed an excellent tour, when divided into 2 groups followed by a delicious Ploughman's lunch. Many family members were involved and we were given a very personal tour...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was an absolutely lovey day when we visited Chavenage House. The House is very extensive and lots of other visitors had the same thought as ourselves. Part of HHA. The owners and staff are excellent. One of the owners family takes you on a...More

Thank Middledene
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had George do the tour for us. His knowledge was fantastic and his enthusiasm was contagious. I felt like we were close friends being given a personal tour. The Chavenage house has many historic gems which are unique and stories that few history books...More

Thank B M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We passed along the house during our walk through the Cotswolds and despite it was closed at that time, Caroline gave us anyway permission to enter because a school was at visit at the same time. She herself gave us a short tour around the...More

Thank Herman041959
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We too had George to take us round. We were regaled by wonderful personal experiences of the wonderful house which is grade I listed. We too had scones and strawberries. It was wonderful that different members of the family were taking people round. What a...More

Thank Maggie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our tour today was taken by George, the son of the owner. Full of interesting and amusing facts and stories from the 1600’s to present day. The tour took almost 2 hours finished by tea and cake in the ballroom. Everything is done by the...More

2  Thank Thebirdies
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful tour of the house by George son of the owner. The tour lasts 2 hours so worth the admission price. Fascinating history of the house and funny tales of visiting film crews and actors. Lovely little church attached and views from the...More

1  Thank Cookiescot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 50 paid a visit to this beautiful Manor House. There are two two royal homes in the close vicinity. Tetbury is very close for a mooch round and there are many places serving food. We were greeted by a member of the...More

2  Thank WarwickshireMarakesh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As so many have said before us, this is a unique place and the best guided tour ever. Great value afternoon out.

2  Thank RosemaryE
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Ann B
16 July 2018|
Response from Suzanne C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know the answer. Perhaps you can contact the house direct. It may be popular at the moment as Poldark was filmed there.
5 June 2018|
Response from CarolineChav | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay - I have been away for a week. I am afraid that we only permit care dogs in the house and immediate grounds. Our own dogs are not very friendly to other dogs and our free range chickens take exception... More
Marta R
27 March 2018|
Response from CarolineChav | Property representative |
Hi there, yes the 2nd April is Easter Monday Bank Holiday and we will be open from 2pm to 5pm. The tour takes about 1.5 hours. Come and you will be added to a tour, so no waiting around. See you then.