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Powderham Castle

Add Powderham Castle to your Itinerary

Type:Castle/Fort

Powderham
Kenton
Exeter
Devon
EX6 8JQ

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - from 726 review(s)from 726 review(s)

Tel: 01626 890243

Powderham Castle

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£11.50 per ticket
Children£9.50 per ticket
Family (2adults+3children)£32.50 per ticket
Senior£10.50 per ticket
Under 4'sFree

Family = 2 adults plus 3 children over 4 years of age

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    443
  • Very Good
    218
  • Average
    42
  • Poor
    12
  • Terrible
    11

Recent Reviews:

  • Eleni8002
    Trip type:
    Family
    Coffee and cake
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 29th December 2017
    Cakes and coffee were delicious. Staff very helpful. Self-service and preparation of cakes and coffee took some time. Burgers looked delicious too. Will have to go back and try those too. Castle... Read full review
  • Aroney
    Port Fairy, Australia
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Castle with Deer Farm
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 22nd December 2017
    We had a guided tour which was really good , the chap who did the tour was very knowledgeable , he was on his last day as a tour guide which is a pity. The only problem I had was hearing him as there... Read full review
  • Donna T
    Exeter, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Lovely house
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 22nd December 2017
    An amazing country castle. My husband and I hadn’t been for several years. We took some friends who were visiting for the first time and my sister. They all loved it. We have been for concerts, food... Read full review

Facilities

Other

  • Gift Shop

Attraction Facilities

  • Childrens Play Area
  • Garden Centre
  • Plant Sales
  • Shop

Venue Facilities

  • Area for musician/band
  • Garden/grounds available for photography
  • Groups Accepted
  • Lawn area for marquee

Key Features

  • Families
  • Film or TV location
  • Haunted
  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Weddings

Accessibility

  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Tour guides
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • On Bus Route
  • Parking (free)

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - Tearooms seating 25 max with an overflow of 25 in Coach House, also outdoor seating for 30.Serving cream teas, snacks and homemade lunches. Restaurant at the Country Store within the grounds with outdoor seating area.
  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Cash & Cheque accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Min group size - 15
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Bristol Pound Accepted
  • Cater for groups
  • Coach drop-off point
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Event Venue
  • Free car parking
  • Licenced for civil marriages
  • On-site coach parking
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Picnic Area
  • Shop
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets
  • Wedding Venue

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Polish printed material
  • Spanish printed material

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Compulsory for Groups
  • Guided Tours Compulsory for Individuals

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Wi-fi available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A379. Follow B/W signs on A379 Exeter to Dawlish Road.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Starcross station. Follow A379 to castle gates in Kenton.

Awards

  • Devon TourismDevon's Top Attractions Quality Stamp Devon's Top Attractions Quality Stamp 2017

Opening Times

2017 Opening (1 Apr 2017 - 27 Oct 2017)
DayTimes

* Open 1st April - 27th October 2017
Sunday to Friday - 11am - 4.30pm
First guided tour at 11.15am. Last guided tour at 3.30pm except holidays. On Fridays at 2.30pm.
Free Flow Daily 3.45 - 5.00 during summer holidays
Free return visit within 7 days

The castle sometimes closes for private functions, please call or check the website before making a special journey.

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