Dream Vacation in England: Castles-to-Sleep-In

 

                                                                                                                                                                      

 

Castles-to-Sleep-In

                                                     

                                       

Each of these castles is run as a hotel, a bed & breakfast, or rents short term apartments. Pick one to fit your itinerary or pick your castle and build your itinerary around it.

Characteristics of Castles


          



                                                                                    



                         

                            Crenelations




                                    





                                                                                                                        Moats






          




                                                                                           

                                                                                            Coat-of-arms of Henry VIII, Hampton Court

       Turrets, Walls and other Fortifications                  Built to be lived in by royals and nobles

        

                                                                    




                                                          






               

©2009 JoAnne Stewart Wetzel



    

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Studley

  

     •Castle Inn

Tower

               Amberley Castle  

                 1103

The Castle Inn

18th-Century Gothic Folly

    Hampton Court Palace
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Thornbury Castle

       

          1511-1521

Tower

 

1445

Studley Castle                               

         1836

•WatermouthWatermouth_Castle.html

Hampton Court Palace

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