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Great views and lovely country walk. Brilliant autumn colours. Superb sunny day. Still looking for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Stephen1616
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Godstone, United Kingdom
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Great views

Located up a small and narrow country lane that leads to a car park and large viewing area... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rayrest
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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The Round House 15 The Kymin | The Kymin, Monmouth NP25 3SF, Wales
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We have often driven past the entrance to The Kymin but this time decided to stop and take a look. The drive up the hill to The Kymin is via a narrow, windy single track road so in both directions we had to stop several...More

6  Thank fatbear2000
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 October 2015

The access to this property is poor, up a narrow, steep single-track road, but once you've arrived, the views are incredible - an ideal picnic site.There are also seats outside the property to soak in the magnificent and extensive views overlooking the Monmouth area. The...More

2  Thank HOLLYKID
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great views and lovely country walk. Brilliant autumn colours. Superb sunny day. Still looking for our first wild boar.

Thank Stephen1616
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located up a small and narrow country lane that leads to a car park and large viewing area. Historic building onsite. Information boards onsite. Great views of the surrounding countryside.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been trying to post directly onto The Kymin Facebook page - without success so... As another successful three days of Spooky Halloween Trails at the Kymin came to a close, I thought I'd share just some of the views that make the Kymin such...More

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Secret location quite hard to find but worth it when you do! The views are exceptional. Weird temple to the Navy there as well as a Georgian dining room!!!

Thank Felicity2011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The drive up to the hill was very steep and narrow, but once there the views over Monmouth and the surrounding area are stunning. The Round House allows dogs inside and has some interesting facts about its use as a banquet room. There are some...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

It’s only a small national trust property but the views are fantastic. The staff were welcoming and informative, and there’s also plenty of information boards inside the roundhouse. There’s no facilities here but there’s plenty of free parking and it’s a lovely place to go...More

1  Thank A9889
Reviewed 8 September 2018

The walk around this Natunal Trust site is really lovely. the Round house maybe the focal point but the countryside landscape is superb.

Thank michaely416
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Now our new screen shot, fantastic view over the city below. Lovely open walks and historic area, dating back to the 1200's

Thank CLIVE P
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

What an amazing view!! Very steep and narrow road up to the top but worth it! Lovely walks defo worth a drive or hike!!

Thank Amiharris
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

A bit tricky to navigate the hill up, not much to see but a bit of history all the same, however the view is to die for, fantastic

Thank Mark O
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