Shop and eat

The Yurt Tea Rooms



Opening times

The Yurt Tea Rooms is open every day that the Castle is open to the public (Sun- Wed) from 10.30am until 4.30pm.



Homemade cakes, sweet treats, light lunches and hot homemade specials on a Sunday

The Yurt Tea Rooms is located within the beautiful walled gardens of the Castle, next to the Butterfly House and ticket office/ gift shop. We warmly welcome all of our guests.

Napier Catering work in partnership with the Castle on its catering needs and currently manage the Yurt Tea Rooms. It is their aim to provide family friendly, good quality freshly prepared food, in a relaxed and inviting atmosphere.

The Yurt is open for morning coffees, light lunches and afternoon teas. The menu includes homemade cakes, other scrumptious treats, cakes and light lunches (e.g. Rustic Sandwiches, delicious Paninis, tasty flatbread wraps, Jacket Potatoes and homemade soup served with a Hobbs house bread roll).

There are also hot homemade specials on a Sunday and Bank holidays, as well as occasional guest specials throughout the season. The Children’s menu consists of a lunch bag (Ham or cheese sandwich, a drink, children’s crisps, dried fruit bag and a yummy treat), half a Panini with salad and crisps or half a jacket potato with salad.

The Yurt Tea Rooms have a range of gluten free products on sale. Please let the Yurt Tea Rooms know your dietary requirements on the day. However, if contacted beforehand we can advise of the possibilities and cater for your needs.

The Yurt Tea Rooms also provide morning coffee, lunches and afternoon tea packages for pre- booked groups. Menus and prices are available upon request. It is also available for private hire, please enquire below for more details.

Keep an eye out for upcoming events at the Yurt Tea Rooms (e.g. Father’s day, wine tasting evenings and many more), follow Napier catering and the Castle on Facebook and Twitter!





A dedicated picnic area is provided in and around the walled Garden, but we regret that picnics are not allowed beyond the ticket office.



Contact Details


Tel: 01454 415716 (Napier Catering office) or Tel: 01453 511209 (The Yurt Tea Rooms- only covered during opening hours)



Shop and Plant Sales


The Castle Shop and Plant Sales Area are both located in the Walled Garden, next to the Butterfly House and Yurt Restaurant.  We stock a carefully selected range of gifts, books, collectibles and children’s items to compliment the themes of the Castle, Butterfly House and Gardens. There is something for everyone and to suit all price ranges. The popular Plant Sales Area has a host of varieties to choose from.

Some items that are sold in the shop can be ordered and posted to you so if there is something specific you would like to enquire about please contact us by email or call 01453 810303 and we will endeavour to help you.




Gift Vouchers


Should you wish to give a ticket(s) to Berkeley Castle as a gift to someone then please contact the Castle Office on 01453 810303 and someone will be able to deal with your request.


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