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Mountain View Ranch

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Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Really enjoyable visit for grandparents too!

Having decided to go here on an 'inset day' we were disappointed to find it raining when we set... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Millie024
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Llantwit Major, United Kingdom
Lovely day out

Just had our first visit here with my daughters ages 10 and 6, son aged 1, myself, my husband and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Linda J
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Running wild in the great outdoors, exploring, discovering and new adventures! This is what kids (and adults) love to do most, the fresh air and exercise along the way is just an added bonus. Over one hundred acres of fresh air fueled fun for all...more
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Heol Penybryn, Tongwynlais, Cardiff CF83 1NG, Wales
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+44 29 2088 6666
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having decided to go here on an 'inset day' we were disappointed to find it raining when we set out, but fortunately, after our coffee, the rain cleared and we set out to explore the site. The first attraction was the Gruffalo Trail, a scramble...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had our first visit here with my daughters ages 10 and 6, son aged 1, myself, my husband and our puppy. Had such a lovely day, plenty to do there, all the kids loved it. Took a picnic but next time we will eat...More

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

This is basically a huge place to let the kids just run. And run. And run. In a safe place. It’s fab! Make sure you’re all dressed for climbing and getting mucky. Rolf poly hill is a must for getting covered in mud. There’s the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a place, we visited today and really really enjoyed. The kids loved it, from the fairy forest and high ropes to toasting marshmallows by the fire. It really was a full day out of family filled fun. Staff were friendly and place was clean....More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Omg.......just paid £21 to basically walk around someone garden!.....this was and still is a golf course but the owners clearly needed to pay off their mortgage and the cost of buying the site. So they have cleared areas of woodland and stuck a few sculptures...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Matt S
Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

Visited today family of 4. 2 children under 7 queues to get in entrance understandable as 6 weeks hoilday .had to queue for 10 mins with alot if wasps everywhere .that was just queuing to get in .the lady at entrance was on her own...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

I took a 7 year old and 5 year old on a nice summer’s day, and we spent 6 hours taking in all the sights. Could have stayed longer for them, but I ran out of steam! Feeding the animals, following the gruffalo trail, the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank lizvickers
Reviewed August 3, 2019

Mountain View Ranch is a fantastic place to spend the day, especially with young kids (my son is 9 now, & still loves to visit). There are some fairly recent new additions, like a big bouncy pillow, and there are high ropes, swingball & a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Laura B
Reviewed July 29, 2019 via mobile

Fab day for grandparents, parents and children. Plenty of sunny and shaded spots. Plenty to do and lovely cafe. Plenty of room to sit and have a picnic too.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

Just done Tough Runner and parked at the ranch. Great location, clean, tidy and well-maintained. Lovely pizzas, and coffee. Our little boy had a great time and we will definitely be back. 👍🏼👍🏼

Date of experience: July 2019
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Mileymoo52
May 29, 2019|
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Response from lovelymumsy11 | Reviewed this property |
I did see dogs on leads there
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Companion11365260567
April 27, 2019|
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Response from lovelymumsy11 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea 😕
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Jvr17
August 5, 2018|
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Response from Cherylwelshgirl | Reviewed this property |
No - a car is best or if you've no car then get to central Caerphilly by train or bus and then get a taxi from there.
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