Ever thought of taking a balloon ride from Grimsthorpe?
Check out the Virgin Balloons website and click on the locations button where you will find information about flying from the Castle.
Here is the link to the direct page for Virgin's flights from the castle grounds...
Directions to get there
Turn off the A1 at the Colsterworth roundabout and head towards Bourne on the A151 after 8 miles until you will see Grimsthorpe Castle on the right hand side.
Do not drive in at the public gate. Pass this gate and continue to Grimsthorpe Village. 50m after the sign for Grimsthorpe Village you will find the Estate Office Entrance on your right.
This white picket fence is electrically controlled. Access in and out of the park will be controlled buy a member of the Virgin crew. Friends and family of passengers will need to leave promptly with the balloon retrieval vehicles on launching or leave their vehicles parked in the park until passengers return from the flight.