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Fabulous castle with wonderful history

What a great castle to explore! I really enjoyed reading about the history of this unfinished... read more

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Sam D
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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Great castle ruin

Lots to see and do here. Plenty of steps and corridors and excellent views from the top. Good story... read more

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Rachel F
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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A World Heritage Site, Beaumaris Castle has a perfect concentric design, is surrounded by a water moat, and has stunning views over the Menai straits and Snowdonia mountain range.
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Castle Street, Beaumaris LL58 8AP, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a great castle to explore! I really enjoyed reading about the history of this unfinished castle, how it would of been a magnificent building ahead of its time if the money had not run out! The walls within the walls were fun to find...More

Thank Sam D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lots to see and do here. Plenty of steps and corridors and excellent views from the top. Good story part too but displays could have been improved.

Thank Rachel F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The beautifully perfect but never finished castle. Lots to see. Little film. Built an arch, scaffolding and staircase for kids. Clothes to try. Walk the corridors or up high. Views glorious

Thank NatashaJaneD
Reviewed 5 days ago

Disabled visitors should avoid the larger grass car park on the sea side of the road and park just past the castle on the left as you are leaving the town centre, because there are no concessions in the former. When you've parked you will...More

Thank Bishop6
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Although there are renovations taking place it was still an enjoyable visit with plenty to see and explore, you can walk along some of the exterior battlements which give lovely views across the Straits, if you don’t buy a guide there are a couple of...More

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Impressive castle. Free to disabled visitors plus companion. The castle is in a great position and commands good views from the ramparts. Level and accessible for wheelchair users at ground level. Otherwise as you would expect - lots of steps. Parking can eadily be found...More

Thank Lindsey315963
Reviewed 1 week ago

The castle is damaged, but they are repairing it and you are able to use what you can. It was great walking on the walls

Thank Charlotte L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The castle itself was lovely to explore with lots of nooks and crannies to investigate. The view from the top level was very impressive. Visited with teenaged children and our dog. Parking is not too far away at £4 for the day which is not...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place for some historic lessons the castle is very impressive it’s not a full castle as it was never finished but you get a feeling of what it was like all those years ago the town is small but there are...More

2  Thank David B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beaumaris castle is what everyone thinks a castle should be like, its perfectly formed and has a lot of nooks and crannies to explore. Walking around the outer wall gave excellent views of the whole castle and surrounding fields. The kids loved it and run...More

1  Thank helen e
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25 June 2018|
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Response from peakdistricttravel | Reviewed this property |
Yes except on the ramparts
20 June 2018|
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Response from edwardbear80 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see one but the castle it on the main high street so you have a few there to chose from close at hand.
Heather B
17 April 2018|
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Response from Shiplack | Reviewed this property |
Hi, probably allow two to two and a half hours for your visit,