Battlement Tour

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Langley Castle Hotel is for the first time in 663 years, opening up its battlements to the public for guided tours.

Including the medieval garderobe tower (finest collection of medieval latrines), the restored rooftop Chapel, built in the memory of Cadwallader Bates, and stunning views of Hadrian’s Wall and the surrounding countryside from the rooftop battlements.

Learn the history and enjoy the architecture during the tour and relish in the 360 degree views from the castle battlements.

Built in 1350 by Sir Thomas de Lucy, Langley Castle retains its historic charm and architecture but provided all the comforts of the 21st century.  The castle’s seven-foot-thick walls guarantee a tranquil refuge and a perfect escape to the country.  It is in effect your very own personal getaway.

Tours of the battlements are available daily at 10.15am.  Adults are admitted at a charge of £4.95 there is no charge for children.  Booking is necessary and subject to availability.  Please allow 30 minutes for the tour and enjoy some time at your leisure in the castle and grounds.

Morning coffee and lunch will be available to purchase after the tour for those wishing to relax in the luxurious comfort of the drawing room while stepping back in time to a bygone era. This stunning 14th century fortified castle sits in a dominant position in the South Tyne. Its exquisite rooms are perfect for relaxation and the hotels award winning restaurant puts exceptional dining at the heart of your stay.