• a castle to call your own

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  • the luxury of space and time

  • a special place for special people

  • fairytale Christmas in a castle

  • no uniforms, no rules just a happy family atmosphere

  • no uniforms, no rules just a happy family atmosphere

  • when nothing less than a castle will do

  • it's all about the love

  • a magical place to be married

  • a magical place to be married

  • a magical place to be married

  • a happy family atmosphere

  • make friends

  • a castle made for parties

  • a castle made for parties

  • unlike anywhere you have ever stayed before

  • unlike anywhere you have ever stayed before

  • a place you can belong

  • a castle for all seasons

  • wake up in your very own castle

  • a real family home

Stay at Augill Castle

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A boutique castle dedicated to comfort, friendliness and informality, giving you the two most elusive luxuries of modern life – quality space for time together. Hotel or B&B? You decide – we are rated 5/5 by our guests and nobody else


Don’t miss out on spending Christmas & New Year in a castle


Here is a unique chance to stay in a castle – AUGILL CASTLE. Whether you want a small and beautiful place to be married, are looking for some quality time away on your own, as a couple or family or need a place to let your hair down for a weekend AUGILL CASTLE is a place you can call home. Set on the very edge of England’s two favourite national parks, it’s our home and it can be yours too. Come for a couple of nights away, a family holiday or hire the whole castle for a fun and laid back AUGILL CASTLE wedding or an AUGILL CASTLE house party everyone will be talking about for years. Is Augill Castle right for you?

Augill Castle is ridiculously good fun. It may not be suited to the shy and retiring, but it’s spot on for families, and anyone who likes adventures” Daily Telegraph, July 2018

Famously family friendly”  The Sunday Times

The World’s most wanted castle” AirBnb “

In 2018 95% of Tripadvisor reviewers have rated Augill Castle as excellent or very good.


AUGILL CASTLE is an exciting place to stay for a new breed of guest looking for an authentic experience rather than a regular hotel: unstuffy, informal, decadently comfortable and famously family friendly There’s something for everyone from The Great British Bar to the cinema to our famous Little Augill Cooks and Augill Family Cooks cookery school as well as quality time and space, so kick back and relax knowing this is where you can belong.

As well as towers, turrets and castellations, AUGILL CASTLE has

But most of all we give you the chance to feel unburdened by the world outside. Anything goes at AUGILL CASTLE other than hushed tones and false hotel formality, creating unique stays for unique guests. And if you can’t keep the love all to yourself, a castle experience makes a perfect gift


“Augill Castle is not like most other places… the best B&B in England” The Times
“Augill Castle is definitely not a hotel in any ordinary sense of the word and thank goodness for that!” CondeNast
“Flecked with a dose of eccentricity” The Independent
“The atmosphere is easy going, like spending a weekend with friends” The Times
“A memorable and refreshingly different place. Warm hosts in an eclectic home” Daily Telegraph
Kick off your wellies at the front door without causing a scandal” The Big Houseparty
“Unlike anywhere you have ever stayed before”
“The cream of the crop – comfort, excellent food and the joys of the English countryside” Britain’s Best Country House Hotels


The castle has inspired two novels – Undressed For Dinner, Lakeland Book of the Year 2014 and Stop For Breakfast, published October 2016. Find out more here.
Good Hotel Guide Cesar Award 2016 | Sunday Times 100 Ultimate British Hotels 2013, 2014, 2015 | Sawday’s Favourite British Hotel 2010 | World Travel Awards Individual Boutique Hotel of the Year finalist 2012 | EnjoyEngland Guest Accommodation of the Year 2009 | England’s North West Tourism Guest Accommodation of the Year 2009 | Cumbria Tourism Guest Accommodation of the Year 2008 | Les Routiers B&B of the Year Great Britain & Ireland 2003

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