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Was on our way somewhere else when we decided to come here instead. Walking shoes or good grip... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shelli H
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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Worth a visit.

Thought we'd start exploring our surrounding area and came across this waterfall. Not too many... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
Julie V
Telford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was on our way somewhere else when we decided to come here instead. Walking shoes or good grip shoes ideal Nice for a picnic at the waterfall Not much of a waterfall today planning a return when we get some rain :-)

Thank Shelli H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a country famous for its water, it was somewhat lacking today. The scenery is as spectacular as everyone describes, but without the water, it's like gin and tonic without the gin. My bathroom shower is more powerful than the falls today. The walk along...More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Thought we'd start exploring our surrounding area and came across this waterfall. Not too many places to park at the top. Quite a steep walk down but wee worth it. It was beautiful. Like a film setting. Probably even better when there's been a lot...More

Thank Julie V
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Boy oh boy.....we found this magnificent waterfall on a map and we decided to go and visit. It was quite a walk! One of us was even carrying a big paparazzi camera lens all the way up and down. It takes a bit of fitness...More

2  Thank Stella C
Reviewed May 29, 2018

WoW!.Its a bit of a climb down from the car park, but pretty soon you hear the rush of the walls. At the bottom of the hill, you go over a little bridge and climb up and round the bend and there through the trees,...More

1  Thank ZaksAngel
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

We live locally and make regular trips to see this waterfall. It is truely beautiful. The 90ft drop makes Henrhyd the tallest waterfall in South Wales. There is now a boardwalk to make access the the waterfall easier.

Thank IaoEvans
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

....but after huffing and puffing up the path from the waterfall I'm not sure anymore! Ok...the waterfall is worth a visit...especially if there has been some rain which increases the intensity of the fall. However...and it's a big but...there are two things you should know!...More

1  Thank Wodja-Fink
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

It was a lovely warm sunny day and the car park had lots of room. The walk to Sgwd Henrhyd only takes ten minutes but it is steep so youngsters may be a problem. From the waterfall I walked through Graig Llech on the well...More

Thank Nick G
Reviewed May 15, 2018

Once you get to the falls and take in the splendid views, it is well worth the hard work of the hill walking, both up and down. You do need to be reasonable fit to do this and at a very slow pace, which we...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed May 8, 2018

It was nice water falls to visit. you can park your car in the car park, but it is limited. from car park, it is 15 min steep walk to reach falls, it is very tough task if you go with toddler. Go in good...More

Thank Sushant M
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January 7, 2018|
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Response from zebadeez | Reviewed this property |
i was also going to recommend craig y nos, as this is where i stayed when visiting the falls :) it is BRILLIANT!!!!
Rachel G
July 4, 2017|
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Response from Edgar D | Reviewed this property |
Use a harness and then you take a walking stick to help you ... some part can be slippery but kids can do it... not pram friendly....
Mariam K
June 16, 2017|
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Response from Lesley H | Reviewed this property |
free to visit just need day light and preferably no rain sorry for delay had phone stolen