Penn Castle Home

Built by the grandson of the founder of the US state of Pennsylvania – hence the name Pennsylvania Castle – the history of The Penn stretches all the way back to 1797. With its battlement parapets and large bay windows, The Penn’s distinct blend of Gothic revival architecture and modern renovation give this enchanting mansion a fairytale feel.

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Penn Castle Home

With stunning sea views, idyllic gardens and luxurious suites, Pennsylvania Castle is the perfect venue for the fairytale wedding of your dreams. Whether you’re planning a relaxed yet intimate gathering of close friends and family, or a more glamorous and grandiose affair, The Penn offers a variety of luxurious indoor and outdoor ceremonies.

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The Latest from the Penn



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Join us for our first pop up of its kind Recharge@ThePenn on Saturday 23rd April

9am Arrival & Welcome – fruit teas and waters available throughout the day

9.30am – 11am  Fitness Hike to historic Church Ope Cove for fitness on the beach and a bracing coastal walk with Sam Wilson Fitness

11am -11.30 Back to the Castle for a fresh juice from The Hayloft Café and clean snack from The Clean Cook

11.30am – 12.30pm Power Yoga with Sharon George

12.30pm – 2.30pm Nutritious Lunch from The Hayloft Café

Relaxation and Time for Digestion.  Wander the grounds of the Castle and take in the views or relax on the terrace with a magazine and herbal tea.

Chance to discuss fitness/nutrition with Sam Wilson during the day if required.

2.30pm – 3.30pm Pilates with Cassie Carter

3.45pm – 4.45pm Meditation with Sharon George

5pm Close

Taking bookings now for this exclusive and intimate pop up event.

Spaces are limited so call the Castle team on 01305 820659 to book your place or contact us for more details.

Business Meetings & Events

Whatever you have in mind for your next big corporate event – be it a simple meeting, strategic planning session or conference – The Penn’s superb range of meeting rooms and breakout spaces will have you spoilt for choice.

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Your exclusive stay

Looking to rent out The Penn for you and your family or friends? We’ll help tailor your holiday and get the most out of your stay. Experience Dorset’s natural beauty or simply relax by our beautiful pool – the choice is yours.

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