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Fourteen Locks Canal & Conference Centre

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Incredible Engineering

The series of fourteen lock gates which helped this wing of the Monmouth and Brecon canal to climb... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Alan B
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Newport, United Kingdom
Canal fans delight

full of information, kids love a visit, nice cafe. good parking.Excellent center to start a walk or... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
bt2jam
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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
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Cwm Lane, Rogerstone, Newport NP10 9GN, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

The series of fourteen lock gates which helped this wing of the Monmouth and Brecon canal to climb or descend this twisting hill is an incredible feat of engineering well worth seeing even if they have now fallen badly into disuiser.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alan B
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Lovely walks around the area and along the canal. You can feed the ducks then have a drink or food in the cafe

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

full of information, kids love a visit, nice cafe. good parking.Excellent center to start a walk or start a bike ride

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bt2jam
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Adored this visit beautiful views a great walk among wildlife actually saw & heard a wood pecker among other birds

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Michelle M
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Visitors centre for breakfast and then started our circular walk from the centre, such an enjoyable walk, the walk is around 3.7 miles and you experience amazing views and countryside around the M4,at one point it is quite a steep walk over...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lewistheresa730
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Have visited here previously a return visit was overdue so on the first day of Autumn, decided to put that right. The weather was glorious, sunny with a chill in the air, a crisp Autumn day I suppose. Took the dog too, and had a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mollybrowneyes
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Not having the post code, we had some trouble finding Fourteen Locks but we got there in the end. Free car park with plenty of space. There is a path on both sides of the locks but the path that is nearest to the locks...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank stotty24
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Stopped here for lunch on our way to Cardigan. Lovely setting on canal and good reasonably priced food. The centre also has a shop with different local and canal related items.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ken M
Reviewed August 23, 2018

We walked our dog him earlyish one morning before the cafe was open, so I cannot comment on that. The walk itself was pleasant enough and nicely shaded. There is a part where to carry on the walk you need to cross over a road,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank sarpor
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Visited Aug 2018. The cafe, information centre and duck pond is the best part of this area. The staff are very pleasant, friendly and helpful. The ample car park has a lot of litter. Walking south of the cafe, down a steepish path to access...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shelagh L
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John C
December 3, 2017|
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Response from 462gavinr | Reviewed this property |
That’s no problem, it’s a decent walk. The canal does break up briefly just past Two locks in Cwmbran as you near the town centre where it has been diverted into tunnels. You can carry onto Brecon if you like.
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