Carisbrooke Castle

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Castle / Fort

Carisbrooke Castle
Carisbrooke
NEWPORT
Isle of Wight
PO30 1XY

Tel: +44 01983 522107

Carisbrooke Castle

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£11.30 per ticket
Child Ticket (5-15 Yrs)£6.80 per ticket
Concession Ticket£10.20 per ticket
Family Ticket (1 Adult & Up To 3 Children)£18.10 per ticket
Family Ticket (2 Adults & 3 Children)£29.40 per ticket
MembersFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled Parking
  • Facility for service dogs
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Catering

  • Cafe
  • Catering Provided
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Picnic area
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Babes in Arms
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Dogs admitted on a lead
  • Dogs welcome - On lead
  • Event Venue
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gift shop
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • LGBT Friendly
  • Marquee Space Available
  • Open all year round
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Special Opening for Groups by Arrangement

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • Free parking
  • Green Transport - Short walk (but uphill) from Carisbrooke and bus stops
  • Off-road parking
  • On Site Car Parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Min group size - 11
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction - Castle Museum within the castle
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Some no smoking areas

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - 11

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke.

From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke.

From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke.

Public Transport Directions

Bus; Southern Vectis 6,7,11,38 and the Medina Tour Open top service from Newport, West Wight and Ventnor, all to within a ¼ mile.

Ferry; West Cowes 5 miles, East Cowes 6 miles ( Red Funnel - 0844 844 9988) Fishbourne 6 miles, Ryde 8 miles Yarmouth 9 miles, (Wightlink 08713761000) (Hovertravel (023) 9281 1000 )

For further bus information please visit the Southern Vectis website - www.islandbuses.info/ 

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2021
  • Excellent
    1122
  • Very Good
    740
  • Average
    164
  • Poor
    48
  • Terrible
    12

Recent Reviews:

  • newtraveller05
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Disaster
    1 of 5 stars
    Monday, 8th November 2021
    Awful Halloween haunted night paid £17 each for 40 minutes. Had someone telling us a story about a graveyard and then learned off staff it was the site of an old cafe. Couldn’t go inside due to... Read full review
  • jenstarknight86
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 10th November 2021
    We had such a great day walking around the grounds of the castle. We went Al the way to the top & the views were amazing. The boys loved sitting on the cannons but the highlight had to be seeing the... Read full review
  • Scottington
    England, United Kingdom
    Trip to the Castle!
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 20th November 2021
    We visited the castle while staying on the island for our holidays. It was a rainy day but we timed it right by walking the battlements while it was fine and then going inside the museum, cafe and... Read full review

Awards

  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2021
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -WTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

Opening Times

Open (29 Mar 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
Open (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

* 1st November 2021 - 23rd December 2021: Sat & Sun (10am - 4pm).
* Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas Day.
* 26th December 2021 - 1st January 2022: Daily (10am - 4pm).
* 2nd January 2022 - 18th February 2022: Sat & Sun (10am - 4pm).
* 19th - 27th February 2022: Daily (10am - 4pm).
* 28th February 2022 - 31st March 2022: Wed - Sun (10am - 4pm).

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