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Talley Abbey

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Very atmospheric and lovely views

This is in a beautiful area, rolling hills all around. You can walk around the abbey ruins and the... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
donnamw2018
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Llandeilo, United Kingdom
Ancient ruins

12th century remains of an abbey, not much left at all. You can visit for free. Good views of the... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
rayrest
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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All reviews parking is limited worth a visit idyllic setting public toilets historic ruins car parking is old church tally arch information lakes forest walks views miles century path
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small Abbey ruin, well sign posted off main road, Very Quite, small car park. Interesting well worth the visit.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jestersusa2018
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This is in a beautiful area, rolling hills all around. You can walk around the abbey ruins and the lakes, very good for birdwatching, especially in the winter. The grounds are well-maintained with explanatory sign boards. Talley village has no other facilities (even the public...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank donnamw2018
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Although I am not religious this place is important to me as its the birth place of my g. g. grandfather and my g. g. gradnmother.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GwynRoberts
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

12th century remains of an abbey, not much left at all. You can visit for free. Good views of the surrounding countryside.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rayrest
Reviewed October 21, 2018

found this abbey when driving past lovely walks around, nice big lake to sit by so peaceful and quite

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank JofarmJo
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Disappointing.....there is very little to see and not much information either, however the Abbey signposting is good and if you are passing it is worth stopping off, however I would not make a special trip to visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank The D
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Lovely ruins which are open and free to explore. Unfortunately there's not loads left of the ruins, but there's a good information board telling you what it would have been like. There's a couple of idyllic lakes right next to the ruins which are a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank El_Chop_Chop
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Very tranquil setting and lovely views. Historic ruins were interesting but a bit 'light' on historical detail on the information board. A little difficult to rate as there isnt anything there apart from the church and ruins I noticed but would be a very peaceful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 6Sabre
Reviewed August 2, 2018

The abbey ruins are alongside a later church in a beautiful setting. Take a walk from the churchyard along the end of the lake to really appreciate the setting of the abbey and the beauty of the surrounding area - absolutely idyllic.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elaine P
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Talley Abbey is situated in the quaint village of Talley approximately twelve miles from the town of Llandeilo. Near to this monument you will see a small lake and an old church which are located in a very peaceful area near to the Abbey. Not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alan T
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