As an independent charity, we rely on your entry fees, and any money you spend in the shop or café to preserve the Castle for the future. Being closed has a significant impact our work, but you can help. Please visit our Support Us page to find out how.

Hartlebury Castle Cafe have taken the decision that we are unable to open for the foreseeable future. Please click here for more information.

Pop in for a tasty breakfast, enjoy a delicious lunch, treat yourself with an elegant afternoon tea or simply relax with a slice of cake and a coffee at the Hartlebury Castle Café.

The Hartlebury Castle Café is open to both visitors and non visitors and offers a variety of delicious meals including Gluten Free, Vegetarian and Vegan friendly items.  A children’s menu is also available. A yummy selection of freshly baked cakes and refreshing teas, coffees, and other drinks are available from the counter all day.

If you are visiting the café for a particular menu item, please call in advance to avoid disappointment.

Afternoon Tea 

Get together with friends and treat yourselves to a delicious Afternoon Tea of sandwiches, sultana scone with clotted cream & jam and a selection of mini cakes.
£11.95 per person. Must be booked at least 24 hours in advance, please call 01299 251901 to book.

The café includes an outdoor seating area and children can run around and enjoy playing in our scale model Gypsy Waggon. Dogs are welcome in the outside seating area.

The café also accepts bookings for groups and parties. Please contact The Hartlebury Castle Café to find out more.

If you would like to contact the café, please call 01299 251901 or email


Hartlebury Castle Preservation Trust is a registered charity and relies on the generosity and support of it’s visitors and the hard work of it’s amazing team of volunteers.

Every donation matters and makes a positive impact on the work the Trust is able to do.

Please text to donate

To donate £1, text CASTLE to 70201
To donate £3, text CASTLE to 70331
To donate £5, text CASTLE to 70970
To donate £10, text CASTLE to 70191



We want Hartlebury Castle to grow into a major visitor attraction for Worcestershire. Our ambitious plans need your help and support. We need people with determination and commitment who will work together to help us deliver our vision.

Volunteers are central to the future success of Hartlebury Castle.


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