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Laugharne Castle

King Street, Carmarthen SA33 4SA, Wales
+44 1994 427906
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Nice hidden gen

Lovely little castle to explore, would be an ideal spot for a picnics on a nice day. There is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Annie L
via mobile
Looks worse than it is..

Looks pretty basic on the approach but there's loads more inside remaining, so well worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Peter J
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
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Think Laugharne, think Dylan Thomas. A bittersweet love affair between townsfolk and resident poet, conducted via prickly poems and supremely clever short stories. Think Laugharne, think castle too. The magnificent medieval castle turned Tudor...more
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King Street, Carmarthen SA33 4SA, Wales
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+44 1994 427906
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"lovely walk"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little castle to explore, would be an ideal spot for a picnics on a nice day. There is a lovely view from the top over seeing the bay. Would be great to let kids run around. There is also a lovely little chip shop...More

Thank Annie L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looks pretty basic on the approach but there's loads more inside remaining, so well worth a visit. On the downside, there's not much historical information on display. We expected a basic guide, but none was offered, so probably worth forking out for an official guide...More

Thank Peter J
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Another great castle with its own historical storey , small entrance fee £4 pp. small shop but amazing views ! North tower accessible and great vistas from there , small poets room on exterior walls .

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Excellent value for money at under £5. The castle has quite a lot of accessible areas & the views from the top of the tower are great. In the ticket office there's a display of items to handle, try on etc & a selection of...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Visited as part of an Alfa coach tour. There is a nice scenic drive along the seafront to this castle. There is ample car and coach parking next to it. The ruins are very impressive and are well maintained. We walked right around the outside...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Great little shop with charming and knowledgeable keeper. Castle dates back to 1100s. Signs display history in interesting lively narrative. Fantastic views. Excellent restoration of building and fabulous grounds.

Thank Robin J
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

This little castle is a treasure, it had clean toilets and easy paths, well documented and so mush history. We enjoyed going around it in the piece and quiet. it was a great little find.

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Lovely walk to the castle and along side the water seats are dotted about if you need a sit down the view across the estuary is amazing you can also Dylan Thomas boat house aswel

Thank Kay M
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

very enjoyable place to visit good walks around the castle and great information about castle grounds

Thank Pip G
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We visited today with family and the castle was a great visit. The shop staff were very friendly and helpful and the castle itself is well worth a visit. There are some lovely walks nearby and stunning views.

Thank Jonathan P
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nicholas l
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Response from Simon L | Reviewed this property |
Wrong app, buddy!
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Response from Enid A | Reviewed this property |
I have reread my review of Laugharne Castle and I did not say it was free entrance to the Castle , you must be mixing me up with someone else , E P Adams
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