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We happened to come across Howick Hall while driving along the coastal route, and were so glad we... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lovely stroll and wonderful food

Plenty to see and stroll around the gardens of this lovely old hall. The new sensory garden is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

We happened to come across Howick Hall while driving along the coastal route, and were so glad we stopped off here. We went on a tour of the gardens with a volunteer. She was very knowledgeable of the history of the hall and of the...More

Thank Resort622538
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Plenty to see and stroll around the gardens of this lovely old hall. The new sensory garden is beautiful and relaxing. After a gentle stroll around we stopped for some lunch and a taste of Earl Grey, the food menu may appear to simplistic but...More

Thank Newbold81
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Howick Hall Gardens at the end of a week in the area when we visited Alnwick and Cragside amongst others. Large and somewhat impersonal the impression left. So prioritise Howick, privately owned with a delightful feel to it, the family are putting personal...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You'll need to follow the map carefully to find your way around. The new sensory garden is worth seeking out. - Worth a visit if you're in the area.

Thank MatExeter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really beautiful place to visit and walk around. Great that no dogs are allowed. Paths all clearly marked and the accessibility map was useful. The tea room had vegan and gluten free options. Staff went the extra mile to check with the chef and came...More

Thank Elizabeth Merce... H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I wanted a cup of tea and cake but unfortunately would have had to pay £7.00 + each as we would have to go around the garden to get to the tea room. We did not want to do this, we only...More

Thank VariousHols
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lucky to visit in a tour group so shown around by the Head Gardener and two volunteers. Lord Howick used to travel abroad on plant and seed hunting expeditions but these are now undertaken by the Head Gardener. This means the Gardens are stocked with...More

1  Thank holidayer1097
Reviewed 16 September 2018

One of our favourite stopping off places when we walk from Craster and back again along the coast The new sensory garden is restful and playful and we enjoyed taking our friends for tea and scones in the Hall.

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Enjoyed a lovely day here. Good variety of gardens to visit and lovely woodland walks. The earl gray tea house was superb had a seat at the window next to the bird feeders great viewing for bird watchers

Thank Tanda2013
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great time here. The history of of the family and their gardens are beautiful-take good shoes to walk around. The tea rooms are well worth a visit too,

Thank Gillian2226
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25 June 2018|
Response from lisascholes | Reviewed this property |
I think we paid around £14 for 2 of us. That's with a concession for over 60s. It's a beautiful place.
15 August 2017|
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Response from CumbriaBerry | Reviewed this property |
Good morning When we visited there was visitors there in a mobility scooter/wheelchair and we found most of the gardens are wheelchair friendly but obviously there are areas which would be difficult to access due to... More