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WWT Llanelli

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A hidden gem

Was taken her with my daughter by my aunt. Didn’t even know it existed. Lovely place, beautiful to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vicky302011
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Porthcawl, United Kingdom
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Little gem of a place

I subscribe for just over £6 a month what a bargain, so much to see and do and it’s kept to an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrew J
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San Francisco
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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“pond dipping”(38 reviews)
“canoe safari”(19 reviews)
“duck”(16 reviews)
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WWT Llanelli is a 450 acre mosaic of lakes, scrapes, pools, streams and lagoons adjoining the salt marshes and the shore of the scenic Burry Inlet. Whether you're a serious bird watcher or just looking for fun and relaxation, you can have a day of...more
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| Llwynhendy, Llanelli SA14 9SH, Wales
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All reviews pond dipping canoe safari duck wetland centre wild birds bird watching the reserve all ages bird life staff volunteers visit regularly entrance fee couple of hours well worth a visit adults and children lovely place to visit sunny day
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was taken her with my daughter by my aunt. Didn’t even know it existed. Lovely place, beautiful to walk around and feed all the different ducks by hand. Very calming if relaxing place great for the kids to run around and learn about nature.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I subscribe for just over £6 a month what a bargain, so much to see and do and it’s kept to an impeccable standard

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed nearby for 4 nights and spent two days here wandering around and enjoying the wildlife. We are not really interested in the resident 'collection' birds but head off out to the hides and the wildbirds come into their own. There are several trails...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank 49Pam
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely in-depth review, Pam. We're so pleased you got to experience a lot of our hides and managed to see a good number of our wild visitors! We currently have a record six spoonbill on site! Hope you can visit us again...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Created on the site of an old steelworks. A great place to see exotic wild fowl as well as resident and migrant wild birds that are attracted at different seasons.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cliff B
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind review, Cliff. Our precious wetlands really are spectacular, and it's remarkable how nature recovers with some hard work, restoration and careful management. Llanelli's wetlands are so important to wildlife, and the town itself, and we must all work to protect...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This wildlife sanctuary is in a lovely position and attracts many types of birds. It seems to be well run and children seem to enjoy themselves. Would recommend.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank marykdadds
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review us, Mary!

Reviewed March 5, 2019

A superb collection of wildfowl with other birds and wildlife to watch out for as you walk around. Plenty to see from the hides and a great place for photographers.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rej2010
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2019

Brilliant to hear this, rej2010. Thank you for taking the time to review us. Hope you can visit again soon!

Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

A lovey place to spend a few hours on a Sunday morning. The birds will even feed from your hand - as can be seen in the pic. We usually stop for a cuppa on the way out but we’d booked Sunday lunch in Gowerton...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ElaineG32
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2019

Thank you for your kind words, Elaine. Hope you can join us again soon!

Reviewed February 17, 2019

It was such a good visit, we became members!!!!! I didn't expect very much, but there are very few places to go on a wet Saturday with visitors. We all (adults) had a thoroughlt enjoyable day. You MUST, MUST, MUST buy a bag of seed...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Belinda W
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2019

Thanks for taking the time to review us, Belinda. We really appreciate your support and are delighted that you enjoyed your visit so much you became members! Your membership will help us to continue our work to protect and conserve wetlands and wetland species around...More

Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

Staff are welcoming and friendly. This is a great place to have an enjoyable walk while spotting the wonderful wildlife.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ktcornet
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this lovely review. We hope you can join us again soon for more outdoor adventures!

Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

Lovely walks around the ponds. Plenty of ducks, geese and swans. Well maintained pathways. The wild wetlands are fabulous. Hides and observation points. The cafe was friendly with a variety of drinks and cakes.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mark B
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2019

Thank you so much, Mark. We really appreciate you taking the time to review us. We love to hear from our visitors and hope you can come back again very soon to enjoy the changing seasons. Take care.

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emmaevs80
April 12, 2018|
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Response from WWTLlanelli | Property representative |
Hi Emma, pleased to say we do have both bike and canoe hire available over the Summer Holidays - included in admission. Hope to see you then!
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tonkseydorset
June 7, 2017|
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Response from WWTLlanelli | Property representative |
Hello and many thanks for your question. The price for a concession ticket is £7.10 (including gift aid) or £6.45 without. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you soon. Best wishes.
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jandantom
May 6, 2017|
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Response from Al H | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you look at Google maps and enter Llanelli Wetlands Centre. This will give you step by step directions which you can copy. Very quick from Carmarthen. About 40 minutes. Not really signposted until you get to Trostre... More
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