Facilities & access


  • CafĂ© - featuring local produce, open-air seating and play area
  • Shop - local products and plants inspired by Drogo's garden
  • Toilets at Drogo and Fingle Bridge
  • Dogs welcome on leads throughout the countryside and informal garden areas
  • Information point
  • Picnic areas at Drogo and Fingle Bridge

Family & children

  • Baby-changing and feeding facilities
  • Baby back-carriers admitted
  • Children's play area
  • Hip-carrying infant seats for loan
  • Children's quiz/trail, walks, talks, art and craft workshops


  • Mobility parking in main car park
  • Accessible toilet at visitor centre
  • Wheelchair access to the castle. One wheelchair available to borrow. Two rooms wheelchair accessible. Stairs to other floors. There is a digital book located in the Entrance Hall to allow those with restricted mobility the opportunity to experience the rest of the castle
  • Volunteer operated buggy available from visitor centre to the castle
  • Formal garden partly accessible by gravel paths off of the main drive
  • The garden contains flights of steps, there is a gravel slope around the edge
  • The project viewing platform has 86 steps up to the top