Bowes Castle

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Bowes
Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 9HP

Tel: +44 0870 333 1181

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Bowes Castle

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      10
    • Very Good
      25
    • Average
      16
    • Poor
      1
    • Terrible
      0

    Recent Reviews:

    • Roslyn P
      Coventry, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      A little stop-over walking the Pennine Way
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 22nd May 2019
      If you have a few minutes when walking the Pennine Way, stop off and picnic at Bowes Castle. Soak up the beautiful valley below and you munch your lunch. When strolling down the lane to restart... Read full review
    • 149stuartc
      Rayleigh, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Ruined keep just off the A66
      3 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 19th September 2019
      One of two free to visit castles within half a mile of the A66 (the other is Brough), Bowes is the less impressive of the two with just the shell of a large keep left. It’s up a small lane in the... Read full review
    • chaddie51
      Malvern, United Kingdom
      not much to see
      3 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 29th September 2019
      Not much to see just the keep which is in ruins and as for parking there is none we parked in the lane entre is free but if love these old ruins take a look Read full review

    Facilities

    Accessibility

    • Access Statement - Please see below

    Provider Facilities

    • Dogs Accepted - Dogs allowed on leads.

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    Open all year (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

    * Open all year, daily, at any reasonable time during daylight hours.

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    In Bowes village, off A66; 4 miles west of Barnard Castle town.

    Public Transport Directions

    Bus: Hodgson's 72, 574 from Barnard Castle.

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