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Melin Tregwynt Woolen Mill

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Perfect blend of traditional and modern

Melin Tregwynt balances the traditional and modern, working mill and tourist activity beautifully... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lowribevans
via mobile
Worth a visit

Very interesting visit to view the mill at work and how weaving is done. Complete with shop and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RH53ARH
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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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  • Poor2%
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Melin Tregwynt is a small family owned textile mill, employing around 28 people and located in a remote wooded valley on the beautiful Pembrokeshire coast of Wales. Since the 18th century local farmers would bring their fleeces to this low...more
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Tregwynt Mill Nr Abermawr Beach | St Nicholas, Castlemorris SA62 5UX, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Melin Tregwynt balances the traditional and modern, working mill and tourist activity beautifully. We took our dog with us to the mill for a visit, and he was allowed everywhere but the mill (due to the noise) and the cafe. The weather was perfect so...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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EifionGriffiths, Owner at Melin Tregwynt Woolen Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lowri and thanks for the great review! I'm pleased that you felt we were very dog friendly. We have two chocolate labradors, one a puppy and the other an older dog. We always take them to have lunch with us outside the cafe and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting visit to view the mill at work and how weaving is done. Complete with shop and coffee stop.

Date of experience: July 2019
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EifionGriffiths, Owner at Melin Tregwynt Woolen Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi and thanks for the 5 star review! We're glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you'll come and see us again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have wanted to go here for some time having heard about the mill from one of my graduate textile students and owning a Madison blanket from the mill. You can see the looms etc and the shop has beautiful products. I have seen some...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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EifionGriffiths, Owner at Melin Tregwynt Woolen Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi and thanks for the great review and especially your comments concerning the prices. It's lovely that you already had one of our blankets and appreciated it's quality. Sometimes people don't realize the amount of work that goes into our products and that they are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this little place as we were looking for something to see on a rainy afternoon! It's a real gem and the working looms are fascinating to watch. The shop is fascinating and beautiful, and the cafe is lovely with staff who couldn't do...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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EifionGriffiths, Owner at Melin Tregwynt Woolen Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi and thanks for your fantastic review. We're a good place to come to when the weather is a bit uncertain. I'm glad you enjoyed your visit and will pass on your lovely comments to the staff in the cafe. Hope we see you again...More

Reviewed July 12, 2019

Tucked away down a long winding lane Melin appears. A working woollen mill. A restaurant on site and a shop selling wares. I bought my husband a cap for the winter months, quite dashing!More

Date of experience: July 2019
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EifionGriffiths, Owner at Melin Tregwynt Woolen Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Marion and thanks for your great review. It sounds like you might have had some problems finding us, but I hope you found the experience worth the journey down the winding lanes of North Pembrokeshire. I hope your husband likes his cap and please...More

Reviewed July 11, 2019 via mobile

We really enjoyed wandering through the mill buildings, admiring the refurbished waterwheel and then gazing at the hundreds of wound bobbins of beautiful yarns in every colour upstairs in the exhibition room. You can buy the gorgeous finished products in the mill shop.

Date of experience: July 2019
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EifionGriffiths, Owner at Melin Tregwynt Woolen Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi and thanks for your great review. I'm really glad you enjoyed your visit to the mill and hope you can come and see us again soon.

Reviewed July 6, 2019

Recently took the grandkids for a walk to Aber Bach and went to the Mill for lunch, was very pleased with the allergy/intolerance and vegan options on the menu, the play area is fun and seating was lovely. Staff are so helpful, friendly and polite!...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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EifionGriffiths, Owner at Melin Tregwynt Woolen Mill, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2019

Hi Nikki and thanks for your great review! I'm glad you like the cafe and the various options available. We try to have something for everyone. I'll pass on your commendations to the staff. They love to hear from our customers, especially the happy ones....More

Reviewed June 17, 2019 via mobile

After a long walk along the coast, called in for a coffee and cake. Perfect little gem, coffee good food good and fascinating visitor attraction. Also although not cheap some beautiful woollen products

Date of experience: June 2019
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EifionGriffiths, Owner at Melin Tregwynt Woolen Mill, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2019

Hi and thanks for the review. Glad you enjoyed your visit and liked the cafe. All the best and I hope that you'll come to see us again soon.

Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

The cafe has been refurbished since my last visit and is lovely, bright and modern with a variety of indoor and outdoor seating areas to suit everyone including dogs (outside onky but allowed within the shop) and kids. Open on weekends unlike other Mills locally...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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EifionGriffiths, Owner at Melin Tregwynt Woolen Mill, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2019

Hi and thanks for your great and very comprehensive review. I’m glad you enjoyed your visit and I’ll pass on your positive comments to our staff. I hope we see you again soon.

Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

We live locally and have been going to the mill for years. It has always been a fabulous place for a stroll about and some food, but the new cafe and shop interior layout has brought it up another level. Food is always good, service...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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EifionGriffiths, Owner at Melin Tregwynt Woolen Mill, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2019

Hi and thanks for your great review. I'm glad you like the new cafe and shop interior I will pass on your compliments to the staff. We've been really pleased with the number of local people who now visit the cafe regularly and I hope...More

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SunflowerAnnie
January 9, 2018|
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Response from Louise C | Property representative |
Hi, We do a range of menu items suitable for vegetarians, all our soups are vegetarian(going forward they will also be vegan friendly), goats cheese tart, toasted sandwiches etc. We are in the process of rewriting our menu... More
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Liz J
October 14, 2017|
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Response from Pat P | Reviewed this property |
Monday to Friday 9.30 - 5.00 Saturday... 10.00 - 5.00 Sunday...... 11.00 - 4.30
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Daryl M
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Response from EifionGriffiths | Property representative |
We like to think so. We have a grassy field next to our main car park where you can walk the dog away from the other visitors (and their dogs). You can take dogs into the millshop and although you can't take the dogs into... More
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