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Address: Bwlch Nant yr Arian, Aberystwyth SY23 3AB, Wales
Phone Number: 01970 890453
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perfect for a sunning day , stunning views and walk ways, great cafe and park for the kids on a clear day you can see for miles

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

perfect for a sunning day , stunning views and walk ways, great cafe and park for the kids on a clear day you can see for miles

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Tywyn, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

nice place to go for a few hours and to watch the red kite being fed on the after noon and a nice place to eat

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mid wales
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

We have only had a coffee and a sandwich at this place but it was very enjoyable. Watching the birds and the t.v. showing parts of Wales was lovely.

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

It's a must at feeding time! The sight is amazing as a mass of read kites descend and feed. There are little bits of information dotted around the pathway. The cafe is nice and clean and there is a small gift shop" there are also two small play areas for children.

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King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This is a standard cafe several miles outside Aberystwyth on the road inland. It serves pretty standard cafe food, tea and coffee, sandwiches, breakfasts, etc. Usual layout for a visitor centre, canteen ordering and tables in a modern style rooms with windows looking out onto the lake. However, and this is what makes it unique (and not in a good... More 

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Rec M, Manager at Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre, responded to this review

But we are so much more than a café. Your parking fee (£1.50 up to two hours and £3 over two hours) goes towards many fabulous facilities including, one of the most successful conservation success stories ever - the red kite feeding project, which you can see every afternoon, two fantastic play areas, an accessible lakeside trail suitable for pushchairs... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is a short distance from Aberystwyth where you can watch the wild life visit the cafe and enjoy the forest walks.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

It's been around 10 years since I last visited the forest. Arriving wasn't the best experience as the weather turned terrible with a big storm overhead, with rain the drenching the site for a couple of hours, plus a lightning strike knocking the power out for a minute or so, but the weather turned perfect at 2:40pm for the 3pm... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Lovely place to walk through and enjoy the natural surroundings, lovely cafe there too. Watching the Red Kites there was amazing especially seeing their feeding time.

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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Was suprised by the scenery, from the car park we looked over the lake which was stunning and then we walked up the slope and oh my what a view of the valley- amazing. Would love to visit here again.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Just outside Aberystwyth and well signposted. There is a charge for car parking, but all in a good cause. Nice restaurant with all the usual light snacks and drinks. Large light and bright area. Staff friendly and welcoming. It was a bitterly cold and windy March day, but we braved the outside walk around the lake to the hide where... More 

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Address: Bwlch Nant yr Arian, Aberystwyth SY23 3AB, Wales
Phone Number: 01970 890453
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Aberystwyth

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