Access at Restormel Castle

Access information for the site is listed below. For more information, or if you have particular access needs, please contact us before you visit. Please note that some facilities may require booking in advance.

Mobility/Older Visitors
Wheelchair Loan
No
Mobility Scooter Loan
No
Site Folders
No
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Handrails
Yes
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Wheelchair Access
There is wheelchair access to the admissions point and disabled toilets. There are steps on the entrance path; disabled visitors may wish to call the site in advance to arrange alternative access.
Entrance/Set Down
Disabled visitors can be set down at the bottom of the path leading to the main entrance gate. This does not need to be arranged in advance.
Disabled Parking
There are two disabled bays in the on site car park.
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
No
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
There are a number of rest points located both outside and inside the castle, as well as next to the site admissions point.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
The site features mostly grass surfaces (some of which are uneven) as well as gravel and a number of concrete pathways.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
One dog bowl is available.
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
Yes
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Torches
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
Sensory experiences include birdsong (especially crows, blackbirds and robins), as well as some passing aircraft and trains.
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
No Information Available
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
No
Colour Contrasts
No Information Available
Large Print
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
One dog bowl is available.
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
No
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Induction Loops
Permanent induction loops are available beside the till.
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
One dog bowl is available.
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Basic language Audio Tours
No
Easy Read Material
No
Large Print Material
No
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No
Sensory Experiences
Sensory experiences include birdsong (especially crows, blackbirds and robins), as well as some passing aircraft and trains.
Handling Objects
No
Culinary/Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Bottle/Food Warming
No
Child Size Portions
No
Highchairs
No
Special Diets
No Information Available
Health and Safety
Deep Water
No Information Available
Trip Hazard
The wooden and stone steps leading to the battlements could present a trip hazard to visitors.
Sheer Drop
There are a number of sheer drops across the site, all varying in height but all significant nonetheless.
Slip Hazard
Slip hazards on the site include steps and gravel. Please see the warning signs located at the admissions point for further information.
Steep Slope
There are a few slopes across the site.
Steep Stairs
No Information Available
Beware of Traffic
No Information Available
Uneven Ground
Areas of uneven ground include steps, gravel and some door ways.

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Restormel Castle

Address
Nr Restormel Road, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0EE
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