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Conference non-residential venue

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Contact

Nicola Moss

01536 770240

Address

Rockingham Castle Estate,
Rockingham,
Market Harborough,
Leicestershire,
LE16 8TH

Details

For centuries Rockingham Castle has entertained royalty and private guests within its ancient walls. The history and tradition continue today.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Fair disabled access, gravel driveway, ramps can be provided to the house, where all rooms except one are on the ground floor. Walkers House tea rooms are open throughout the season.

Prices

Day delegate rate: £46+

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Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing

Fair disabled access, gravel driveway, ramps can be provided to the house, where all rooms except one are on the ground floor. Walkers House tea rooms are open throughout the season.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis grass
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesVisitor information available in audio format

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 5
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu

Notes

  • Access Statement Information for visitors to Rockingham Castle with disabilities We have made great efforts to ensure that we can cater for disabled visitors at Rockingham Castle. We welcome comments from visitors as to how we might improve our service. Parking The parking area for our disabled visitors is located immediately outside the Norman Towers which form the entrance to the Castle. On arrival at the Ticket Office you will be provided.

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SP 869910  Lat: 52.51033 Long: -0.72041

Vehicle entrance can be found on A6003 just south of junction with A6116.

Parking: free