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What an absolute gem

Took a while to find it, but what an experience!! Fabulous staff, educational tour and good lunch... read more

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Stunning food

All our meals were absolutely stunning Proper chips not frozen Reasonably priced meals in a... read more

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This superbly restored gentry manor house is no ordinary heritage attraction. History here is tangible. The costumed servants of the house are living and working in 1645 and allow you to share and engage in their world. Fires crackle, candles...more
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Reviewed yesterday

Took a while to find it, but what an experience!! Fabulous staff, educational tour and good lunch. Really authentic atmosphere here.... Loved it!!!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Voyage601515
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All our meals were absolutely stunning Proper chips not frozen Reasonably priced meals in a fantastic surroundings A special thanks to the staff who go above and beyond to make you feel at home

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank G7052NUwendyw
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been meaning to visit Llancaiach Fawr for a while, since it was recommended to us, and finally, last week took two of our grandchildren there. We arrived soon after ten o'clock, and began with a drink in the café, delicious! We had taken...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Millie024
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am writing this as someone with compromised mobility so I hope travellers will find it helpful. Firstly if you use a wheelchair most rooms are accessed via doorways which also have one of more steps. There is a lift but in all honesty if...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My and my daughter enjoyed learning a little history and taking photos in lovely gardens. There was also lovely a afternoon tea and we enjoyed meeting a volunteer who was able to give us a true insight to how things were many years ago.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting A great day out Wonderful cafe Friendky staff Would definetly recommend for adults & children

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a hidden gem this place is! Beautiful house, but the thought that has gone into making this such a fabulous interactive living museum is amazing. At the reception desk receive your handwritten invitation to the house, walk through the gardens and knock on the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Alli M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of visiting the Manor while Colonel Pritchard was out for the day, and his servants gave us the most fascinating tour of the property. They could not have been friendlier or more informative. I strongly recommend you take a visit as you...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Steve10086
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We turned up and from the moment we walked into the main entrance and gift shop, the staff were brilliant . After following instructions through the exhibitions into the gardens and up to the main house , where we were greeted at the door by...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank steve m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well maintained historic house of interest. Well stocked visitor centre and reasonably priced cafe. Knowledgeable costumed staff. BE ALERT FOR REAL SPOOKY INCIDENTS.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Debbie H
May 5, 2019|
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Response from Gothgirl123 | Reviewed this property |
you are not allowed dogs there only guide dogs
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JonBBristol
October 2, 2018|
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Response from Sue20012001 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't do a ghost tour but had a really good accompanied tour. We just turned up and you could choose to visit alone or with a guide (in character and costume) for no extra charge. The guides really made the place come... More
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r0nfred
July 27, 2018|
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Response from Sue20012001 | Reviewed this property |
There is a cafe there and gift shop. The property is well worth a visit
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