Vale View Cafe at Belvoir Castle


Offering the best view in the Vale of Belvoir, this is the perfect pit stop on your hike or cycle through the scenic Leicestershire countryside. Beyond the breathtaking scenery, the Vale View Café provides delicious lunches to enjoy whilst taking in the gorgeous greenery of the vale. You can even pick up a freshly-ground coffee to take on a picturesque woodland walk through the Castle grounds. You’re sure to find an even more exciting day out for the family with our Adventure Playground!

Please note: car parking charges apply but are redeemable against Vale View purchases.

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Vale View Café Opening Times


Monday 9:30am 4:00pm
Tuesday 9:30am 4:00pm
Wednesday 9:30am 4:00pm
Thursday 9:30am 4:00pm
Friday 9:30am 4:00pm
Saturday 9:30am 4:00pm
Sunday 9:30am 4:00pm

Vale View Café Menu

Tuck into a range of tasty breakfasts, healthy lunches and sweet treats to fuel your visit to the vale.

Belvoir Castle Adventure Playground

Adventure Playground

Make it an extra special visit to the Vale with a stop by the Adventure Playground at Belvoir Castle! Inspired by Belvoir Castle itself, the adventure playground combines a Castle Tower Maze, HMS Resolution play structure and a specially-designed toddler play area.

Whether your little one fancies themself as a pirate, a knight or an explorer, imaginations are set to soar at the Adventure Playground at Belvoir Castle.

Weekends only 10:30am – 5pm

February Half Term: Open every day 10:30am – 5pm

Perfect for children of all ages to explore!

Visit the Engine Yard

Whilst you’re here, why not pop into the Engine Yard Retail Village for a spot of shopping in our boutique stores? Offering the very best of independent businesses from stylish home interiors to mouth-watering chocolatiers and beautiful toys, there’s something for everyone.

The Engine Yard Shops