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Afan Forest Park

Afan Argoed Countryside Centre, Cynonville SA13 3HQ, Wales
+44 1639 850564
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Friendly Service

Nice people and good, quick service. Everyone enjoyed their lunch. Sadly, dogs were not allowed in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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University of the Third Age walking group trip

I am a member of the U3A (Llanelli Branch) and our walking group came here in October 2017 to enjoy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“mountain bikers” (12 reviews)
“single track” (5 reviews)
“bike shop” (4 reviews)
Afan Argoed Countryside Centre, Cynonville SA13 3HQ, Wales
+44 1639 850564
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice people and good, quick service. Everyone enjoyed their lunch. Sadly, dogs were not allowed in despite this being a popular place to walk dogs.

Thank powderfinger18
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a member of the U3A (Llanelli Branch) and our walking group came here in October 2017 to enjoy the forest trails and see the tunnel designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel which runs through the mountain. It's just off the road from Port Talbot...More

Thank Cymru-Bagpuss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great MTB trails, Been here three time now, about 4 hour drive well worth it. Food available, bike shop and hose to clean your bike.

Thank Truck_MG
Reviewed August 3, 2017

This place has been going since i was a boy so its old (lol) it still has lots to offer especially on a rainy day for kids to learn what welsh people lived and worked like in days of old

Thank Paul T
Reviewed July 7, 2017

This is another little gem in Wales, a few miles from Port Talbot, the Afan Forest is a place where you can walk miles or just take a short stroll. There are marked routes to follow for all abilities. There are loads of places to...More

Thank sarahcbl2017
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

This used to be the place to go mountain biking, but seems to. E struggling at the moment. Don't get me wrong - great selection of trails around the valley but aren't backed up with the kind of facilities you'd expect. We went on a...More

Thank GarethSheppard
Reviewed May 29, 2017

How amazing is Wales! The beauty this country has it so breath-taking. I live near to the park and it's always a treat to walk through the forestry. Its always lovely this time of year, to walk down by the river. The wildlife is so...More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed May 19, 2017

The colour coded waymakers for the walks have all faded so you haven't got a clue which trail you are following! Some are hidden behind branches. We tried the orange route and ended up walking along a disused railway for 2 miles before turning back!...More

Thank barberkingral
Reviewed April 20, 2017

If you want to spend a day out into the wilderness., this is the place to be. It has everything.. cycling, Walks, mountain biking tracks. We were there for two days. my 11 year old son enjoyed the most.

Thank Hari V
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

I come to the Afan Forest Park quite often for a walk in the glorious countryside. This week I did the short walk from Rhyslyn car park. Only four miles but it was excellent. Peace and quiet. A steep climb at the start but the...More

Thank Nick G
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Response from Kernewes | Reviewed this property |
We didn't use it either. The cakes looked good but I don't know about the menu. We were disappointed that the drinks were serve yourself from a machine ie take a sachet of powder and add water.