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A stunning piece of history

Was lucky enough to work at an event held in the house. Each room we had access to, as well as the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
Excellent, Perfect & Exemplary- you could say I had a great time

When putting my road trip through Blighty together last year I was keen to include Althrop, it's... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2019
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Althorp House Rugby Rd. | off the A428, Northampton NN7 4HQ, England
+44 1604 770107
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was lucky enough to work at an event held in the house. Each room we had access to, as well as the grounds, were absolutely stunning. We also had a mini tour that included the picture gallery and learnt some interesting facts about this historic...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 February 2019

When putting my road trip through Blighty together last year I was keen to include Althrop, it's opening hours are a little limited and the website not he most welcoming but I managed to work around it and had a beyond perfect experience all round....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Althorp-House, Public Relations Manager at Althorp House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much - we do prefer that people who visit Althorp are guests as opposed to visitors. So glad you had a lovely day!

Reviewed 3 February 2019

Fantastic! absolutely loved this place...excellent service...highly recommended...Definitely, will be visiting again. Thank you

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank llancaster0105
Reviewed 21 December 2018

this is one of the most beautiful great houses and parkland in Britain a great day out for the whole family

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 16 December 2018

I love visiting places that look as if the family have just popped out and may well return at any moment - in fact, you are quite likely to bump into Earl Spencer himself ! Of course the main connection is Princess Diana- what a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Jane W
Reviewed 12 December 2018

I often visit as I live but a few miles away and over the years we have taken some of our friends here too. This year we took a French family and they were impressed with the house and grounds. The cafe was excellent, fresh...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank floyd32
Reviewed 11 December 2018

loved looking round here very interesting, lots about Princess Diana. Cafe very good with good selection of snacks. Grounds beautiful.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank nosey7254
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Very impressive building!Big enough to spend half a day. Got to the resting place of Princess Diana.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank mangoes1977
Reviewed 12 November 2018

This was somewhere i have wanted to go to for a while, but just havnt had chance, Well i managed to finally go. It was worth every penny. So lovely to see dianas memorability. The grounds are also lovely.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank terri c
Reviewed 9 November 2018

We had a fantastic day at the Althorp Food Festival and would recommend it to anyone. The grounds are ideal for hosting such an event and the staff were helpful and friendly. The range of stalls and activities ensured there was something there for everyone...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank gregrees75
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12 August 2018|
Response from HarryS2809 |
Yes you may You may also use the disabled parking if you cannot walk any distance
Alf H
7 August 2018|
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Response from dnaorion | Reviewed this property |
As previously advised by Harry, refer to the website
30 July 2018|
Response from Althorp-House | Property representative |
Please do check on our website for the most up to date information but we open at midday, and the gates close at 5pm.