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South Stack Lighthouse

South Stack, Holyhead LL65 1YH, Wales
+44 1407 763900
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South Stack Lighthouse and Visitor Centre, operated under licence from Trinity House. Tickets available on the island or from the RSPB cafe. Summer opening times: Mon 1300-1600hrs, Tue to Sun 1000-1600hrs weather permitting. Winter opening times: Open Tue to Sun 1000-1500hrs weather permitting.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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South Stack, Holyhead LL65 1YH, Wales
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"south stack"
in 117 reviews
"light house"
in 58 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 82 reviews
"stunning views"
in 63 reviews
"spiral staircase"
in 10 reviews
"car park"
in 62 reviews
"buy tickets"
in 9 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 21 reviews
"fear of heights"
in 10 reviews
"steep steps"
in 14 reviews
"rspb site"
in 10 reviews
"sea birds"
in 39 reviews
"sunny day"
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"across the bridge"
in 10 reviews
"long walk"
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"free parking"
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"on the rocks"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Recommended this place by our B&B owner, So pleased we made the effort to come here. The Lighthouse's Setting is spectacular. Yes there are a lot of steps to reach the Lighthouse & to climb it. It's worth it. The guided tour was informative &...More

Thank Paul W
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Prices and info posted on wall before you head down the steps ,tickets are for the island,once purchased you can join tour around the lighthouse,sensible shoes with backs required to walk up tower steps,children need to be 1.1 metre to go up tower, no dogs...More

1  Thank gaildoutch50
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This lighthouse is situated on a really beautiful spot. It was my first time in a lighthouse anyway and although I had to take about 500 stairs to get there it was really worth it. We were in Wales for 9 days and visited a...More

2  Thank FORZA7777
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Really beautiful location and classic lighthouse on the end of the peninsula We trekked there for the sunset and were not disappointed, you can view this beauty from numerous positions up on the cliffs, from along the coast path or take the winding steps down...More

1  Thank Bobalobajob
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a quick visit just to see the views So did not go down to the lighthouse. Very windy so care needs to be taken .

Thank Stella W
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was a wet and blustery day the afternoon we visited but the views were certainly worth it... There is a nice coffee shop as well and all the staffer very friendly

1  Thank Mumrulz
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic place with wonderful views of the rock faces and birdlife that are part of this headland. Decided to take a walk down to the Lighthouse, 400 steps. A small charge for going inside the lighthouse of which you pay at the bottom of...More

Thank Mark S S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The South Stack visitors centre and cafe are really good. Helpful and friendly staff and volunteers. The views and the opportunity for seeing the birds are fantastic. The day we went I have never seen so many people and a coach trip! Everbody seemed to...More

Thank kiddjmr
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Holyhead mountain and South Stack are fabulous spots. The view from above the lighthouse is awesome. The RSPB centre and Ellens Tower are a haven for ornitholgy and the cliffs and waters are world classic for kayak, climbing or walking. The stone hut circles are...More

Thank Rickcs
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning views of the Lighthouse and the Irish Sea on a sunny day. Could not manage the 400 odd steps down, plenty of free parking and great beaches just along the coast. Well worth a visit.

Thank ROGER N
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Gill I
8 April 2018|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
dont think they allowed in the lighthouse
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abby356
15 January 2018|
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Response from AWJ58 | Property representative |
all children have to be a minimum of 1.1m tall.
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