Haunted: The Unicorn Hotel, Gunthorpe, Nottinghamshire
Stewart | On 28, May 2017
The Haunted Unicorn Hotel
Trentside, Gunthorpe, Nottingham NG14 7FB
A stone’s throw away from the River Trent in the little village of Gunthorpe you’ll find the Unicorn 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 Unicorn Hotel is a former coaching inn which dates back to the 17th century.
The hotel is said to be haunted…
If you want to experience a night in haunted room then ask to stay in Room 7.
Terrified guests in this room have reported to have been woken in the middle of the night by someone pulling the bed covers off them!
Apparently, if the ghostly little girl who haunts this room takes a dislike to you…
She’ll yank the covers off your bed in the middle of the night!
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!