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I took a group of 27 adults to visit Kiplin and to see the Christmas decorations. The Advent Angels... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Lovely Christmas Advent Angels

Visited Kiplin Hall, nice craft fair and house was beautifully decorated for Christmas. Had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Salt Lake City, Utah
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Award-winning Kiplin Hall is unassumingly tucked away between Richmond and Northallerton. This Jacobean Hall has been owned and lived in by direct descendants of King John, Charles II and the Earls of Shrewsbury. This hidden gem was built in 1620 by...more
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| Scorton, Richmond, Kiplin DL10 6AT, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I took a group of 27 adults to visit Kiplin and to see the Christmas decorations. The Advent Angels are lovely and the rooms prettily decorated. It is a beautiful house with a friendly ,intimate atmosphere unlike some of the larger stately homes open to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Kiplin Hall, nice craft fair and house was beautifully decorated for Christmas. Had delicious lunch. Good value day out.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jambungo
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Kiplin Hall does indeed exude a special atmosphere with its graciously warm welcome to all and sundry. There is a sense of relaxation as soon as you start to meet the friendly and basically volunteer staff. Your comforts are immediately accommodated upon arrival with toilet...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ray S
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We came across this beautiful hall almost by accident. It is a delightful place to visit with very friendly and informative room guides. The Tea Room serves a good range of cakes, including gluten free options, along with soups, sandwiches, tea and freshly brewed coffee....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David F
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went for an afternoon tea, which was very nice, big pot it tea with proper tea cups, plenty of sandwiches and enough cake too with a scone and clotted cream and Jam, delicious, thank you. The house was lovely, there are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We visited Kiplin Hall on our annual visit to The Yorkshire Dales. Very interesting House with a lovely atmosphere and lovely and knowledgeable house volunteers. The walled garden is beautiful and there is a lovely walk round the lake. The house has a lovely tea...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kerriekhowe
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Very welcome arrival with tea & coffee and homemade biscuits, followed by a very informative guided tour. We had lunch of soup & sandwiches and beautiful homemade cakes to follow. A lovely place to visit with the most exquisite tearoom. The gardens and lake are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MrsS1970
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We visited the house. It was very informative and personable as it’s not run by an organisation but by volunteers who love the property and have worked hard to save it and keep it open. It meant you could walk all around the rooms (as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DAk777
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Our visit to Kipling hall was to see the gardens & grounds as we had our dog with us and he was not allowed in the house. The house looked magnificent from the outside. We walked the gardens and saw the flowers & the fruit...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank June W
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on the way north as it was a lovely day and was truly surprised at how nice Kiplin Hall was. Given the lovely weather, we decided on the ‘gardens’ only and really enjoyed the walled garden and museum followed by a lazy walk...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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21 September 2018|
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Response from Adele H | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in replying, we have had a change of staff recently. No we are not a National Trust property, we are a privately owned Trust.
26 July 2016|
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Response from 930barriew | Reviewed this property |
Only in the gardens and on a lead.