Haunted: The Royal Hotel, Sheerness, Kent
Stewart | On 17, May 2017
The Haunted Royal Hotel
29 Broadway, Sheerness ME12 1AB
Just opposite the Sheerness Parish Church along the Broadway in Sheerness you’ll find the impressive looking 19th century Royal Hotel.
LUMLEY CASTLE: A Haunted Castle You Can Actually Stay the Night In!
The ghost of Lady Lily Lumley is said to haunt the castle.
Phantom children are often heard playing on the top floor.
And a ghostly apparition of a man has been seen sitting at the bar.
It’s said that a ghost known as Black Jack often plays pranks on startled guests!
The hotel was once known as the Kent House and has a reputation locally for being haunted…
The upstairs part of the Royal Hotel is said to be haunted by the ghost of an old lady.
Spooked witnesses have reported seeing her ghostly apparition sitting on her favourite sofa.
The hotel’s cellar is also said to be haunted…
Apparently it’s haunted by many spirits which are mostly believed to be of children!
FEATURED HAUNTED HOTEL: Amberley Castle
The Grade I listed 12th century Amberley Castle Hotel is located in the picturesque village of Amberley.
The castle started life out as a timber-framed hunting lodge in 1103.
But it upgraded to a fortified manor house in 1377 by the bishop of Chichester.
After the Reformation the castle still belonged to the church but was leased out to the crown.
During the English Civil War part of the castle was destroyed by Parliamentarian forces and it fell into ruin.
The Duke of Norfolk leased Amberley Castle in 1893 and started to renovate it.
Today the castle has been transferred into an amazing luxury hotel.
The castle is said to be haunted by the ghost of a young girl called Emily who committed suicide at the castle.
Her ghostly apparition has been seen by terrified witnesses in and around the Herstmonceux room!