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Dinefwr

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Beautiful place

Family of 4 spent an afternoon here. Lots of place to explore and let if steam! Beautiful ruins... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Matt S
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Chard, United Kingdom
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Fabulous View of the Valley

Well maintained castle ruin that you can climb up staircases for fabulous views. Lovely parkland to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Philip H
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Reading, United Kingdom
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“deer park”(62 reviews)
“newton house”(130 reviews)
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Dinefwr is a wonderful 800 acre estate with parkland walks, a Mill Pond, Bog Wood Boardwalk, Childrens Play Area, Newton House with Tea rooms and courtyard shopping area and a Medieval Castle which is managed by Cadw. The estate and Newton hosue are...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Llandeilo SA19 6RT, Wales
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+44 1558 823902
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family of 4 spent an afternoon here. Lots of place to explore and let if steam! Beautiful ruins with amazing views. Typical example of a lovely national trust estate, well kept, well signposted and well worth a visit.

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well maintained castle ruin that you can climb up staircases for fabulous views. Lovely parkland to walk in, and a deer park for those without dogs.

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dinefwr is a good location for a longer visit. The short hike up to the castle is easy and the castle provides a good location to explore and excellent views into the Towi river valley. The deer park is a good walk with a superb...More

Thank Wyn P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not all of it open in winter but still a very good estate and deer park to visit. Lovely on a clear crisp day. Car park. Shop closed.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

The main criticisms of Dinefwr seem to relate to the entrance and car parking fee. How else do the NT maintain these properties? If I could make a suggestion - joining the NT allows free entry to this and many more properties and no parking...More

1  Thank kevinl290
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Really really 😊 lovely Go see for yourself It’s worth it We had a great time here Informative interesting and lovely staff

Thank SharbyT
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We walked from LLandeilo to Dinefwr castle and passed this charming old church and graveyard. We returned along the riverbank. A light en enjoyable walk.

Thank Ward H
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We walked around the beautiful gardens and had a behind the scenes tour. The guide was wonderful. She really loved the job, it was so obvious she cared, kept using I and we to describe the work they were doing or hoped to do. The...More

Thank HorseandFilly
Reviewed September 10, 2018

It was the day or so after our wedding, we just wanted to get out and about, what a lovely day we had exploring National trust properties and CADW around west Wales. it was so memorable and will remember the castle and grounds forever we...More

Thank AndrewPritch
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Well worth visiting. Every member of staff that came across exceptionally pleasant and helpful. Couldn't go into the house as had dog with me. Would be nice if there was a section of the cafe that dogs could go into. Very nice member of staff...More

1  Thank elspeth92
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pricey1952
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Christopher E
July 10, 2018|
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Response from MacRossiter | Reviewed this property |
A few of the paths would be fine for a pram, for instance the Bog Boardwalk (which is down a somewhat steep but paved lane behind Newton House). The track from the house/parking to the castle would support a rugged pram... More
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