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Caldey Island

Off Tenby | Pembrokeshire, SA70, Wales
+44 1834 844453
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A must see

Every time I visit Tenby/Pembrokeshire I always make a point of visiting Caldey Island. The boats... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2016
daryls1986
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Well worth the ferry fare.

Beautiful little island founded by the monks who still dwell here today and who share their little... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2016
JoanCV10
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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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Steeped in the strange history involving the building of Stonehenge, this island is a monastic community, parts of which are off-limits to tourists.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Off Tenby | Pembrokeshire, SA70, Wales
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Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Every time I visit Tenby/Pembrokeshire I always make a point of visiting Caldey Island. The boats depart the harbour from 10.30 onwards in the summer season and leave from the beach later in the day, the last boats back are usually around 5.00pm but this...More

1  Thank daryls1986
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Beautiful little island founded by the monks who still dwell here today and who share their little island with 20-25 residents who either permanently live here or leaseholders of a select few properties. All it cost was the £12 (for adults) ferry. Women were not...More

2  Thank JoanCV10
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Visited Caldy Island for a morning trip, ended up staying the whole day. There are frequent boats running a constant shuttle so we did have to wait long going or coming back. We picked a relatively calm dry day and the trip over was great...More

1  Thank Mark B
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Lovely weather. Not been here since a I was sixteen. Great revisit. The chocolate is the best ever. It is interesting and fun to send a post card. Lived the boat trip even though my mum and sister thought it was too choppy 😃

1  Thank Elaine C
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

The trip itself is a twenty minute boat ride from Tenby's main beach to the island. The cost of which is reasonable at £12 for an adult and £6 for a child over two years old. The island has a range of shops, churches, a...More

1  Thank Parisol
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

A fab day had on Caldey with partner, 9yr old daughter & our dog. Excellent weather helped! The island is beautiful, and the trip over allows great views of Tenby from the water. The cafe is pleasant but with a limited menu, we'd take a...More

2  Thank SarahNandL
Reviewed September 2, 2016

Take a 20 minute boat ride for a calm change of pace on this island off Tenby. Lovely walks, a cafe and chocolate factory!

2  Thank Peter M
Reviewed September 1, 2016

What a lovely day at a really super fantastic island. Starting with a fun boat trip across. This was the most perfect afternoon i wish we had been there for much longer we stayed 1-5.30pm. The beach was lovely so pretty. There are a few...More

2  Thank Katherine S
Reviewed September 1, 2016

omg loved it, such a relaxing and calm place , so clean and respected. The boat trip was fab and the whole experience of the island was fantastic cant wait to go back

2  Thank catherine e
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

This island is a must sitting just off the mainland off Tenby. The most peaceful place to be no matter how many people are there. I can just sit there all day though there are some lovely walks and places of interest a lighthouse chocolate...More

1  Thank Beryl B
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Maria F
June 29, 2017|
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Response from saavikiam | Reviewed this property |
yes they can go to caldey and more than happy to help you with them onto and off the boats
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ShellyWelly84
June 27, 2017|
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Response from gladiator21 | Reviewed this property |
Take cash they do not take cards.
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tonyfella
June 14, 2017|
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Response from gladiator21 | Reviewed this property |
It's the same I think but it depends on the tides.
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