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Castle Drogo, Drewsteignton

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Explore the “last castle to be built in England.” Castle Drogo offers exhibits of precious treasures as well as views of the Dartmoor and the National Trust’s highest garden. Visit the rhododendron valley and rose gardens, and don’t miss the Bunty House complete with miniature garden. Follow winding paths down to the Teign River, partake in mountain biking and croquet, and then enjoy some traditional Devon cream tea. Peruse the gift shop and plant center and pose as an Edwardian in the Postcard Theatre. Arrive by foot, bike, train, car or bus. Purchase a ticket for the whole property or the garden only. Make Castle Drogo a part of your Drewsteignton vacation plans using our Drewsteignton itinerary planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • Unfortunately the castle is under renovation which spoilt the visit. Really the castle should be closed until work has been completed. Rooms we saw were interesting. Staff welcoming and friendly. Big ...  more »
  • This was a good visitor experience despite rain and the castle being covered in scaffolding. They have made an effort to put in art installations and have plenty of guides on hand to explain whats goi...  more »
  • The building is set on a high spur that gives it commanding views of the stunning surrounding countryside and the Teign gorge. You would expect a medieval castle dripping with ancient ivy. What you ha...  more »
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  • Good size spaces near to the visitor centre.
  • Well presented place.
  • nice castle
  • BEST CASTLE EVER !!!!!