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Burghley House

Burghley House Burghley Park, Stamford PE9 3JY, England
+44 1780 752451
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Fantastic house with free parking to grounds. Well worth paying to see house and gardens, amazing... read more

Reviewed today
david w
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Arnside, United Kingdom
A beautiful experience.

Probably the best stately home that we have ever visited and we have visited many!!! The setting is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Martyn L
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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This historic Elizabethan house (circa 1587) features a serpentine park that was designed by Lancelot Brown and a gothic greenhouse and stables.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Burghley House Burghley Park, Stamford PE9 3JY, England
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Reviewed today

Fantastic house with free parking to grounds. Well worth paying to see house and gardens, amazing interior with helpful and knowledgeable volunteers. Water garden a great feature but £2.50 for a plastic cup of tea took the shine of things a little. Would certainly return...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Probably the best stately home that we have ever visited and we have visited many!!! The setting is glorious but the entrance price may come as a shock. Don't be put off, however, as it is well worth the money and the ticket lasts for...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to take the family for a picnic. We will be coming again this weekend, really enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

How amazing it would be to go back in time to the glory days of English manor homes. Burghley is a gorgeous home and estate showcasing the wealth and extravagance of the English aristocracy. The art in the home is beyond belief. However paintings are...More

Thank MDonT
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visit Burghley house regularly as a family! We have younger family members (under 10) who love the deer that are friendly and beautiful. The grounds are the perfect place for a walk with that special loved one. If you head here over Christmas the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Not far outside of Stamford in Lincolnshire you come across miles and miles of well-built stone walls. In fact there are 10 miles of them. They enclose the 8500 acres, with 16 farms and the Deerpark that make up the iconic Burghley House estate. But...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to visit fabulous place to see , a good day out also great gardens they have a couple of eating places and great parking and toilets would go again , brilliant history and a beautiful house to see !!!!!

Thank j b
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought this was a little pricey when we booked but you really get every penny's worth. The house is large, full of interesting stuff and stories. The cafe was well stocked and delicious as was the ice cream cabin. The grounds are vast with...More

Thank Ian A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent royal house, a lot of art in it. Amazing gardens, amazing place and also the whole Stamford is such a beautiful typical english place. I highly reccomend it, wait for a sunny day and go.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This stately English home and garden is definitely worth a visit! While we did not tour the home, due to an injury which affected mobility, we had a delightful lunch/tea in the Orangery restaurant. The scone was immense and delicious and of course served with...More

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Mrs pauline L
22 May 2018|
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Response from BurghleyHouse | Property representative |
Thank you for query. We are owned by an independent charity, not the National Trust and so we do not accept National Trust membership for admission.
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janetrhanson
9 January 2018|
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Response from Rex B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. remember seeing them but no idea of name
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22 November 2017|
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