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Beaumaris Castle

Castle Street, Beaumaris LL58 8AP, Wales
+44 1248 810361
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over priced

Beaumaris castle lies in the town center and looks interesting from the outside, although the moat... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
edwardbear80
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Manchester, United Kingdom
A real gem

A very well presented historical monument, such fun to explore with plenty to keep you interested... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
thetim1
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south coast UK
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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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+44 1248 810361
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"well worth a visit"
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"nooks and crannies"
in 47 reviews
"guide book"
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"outer walls"
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"within the walls"
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"wall walks"
in 16 reviews
"gift shop"
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"the dragon"
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"information boards"
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"few hours"
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"walk around"
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"public toilets"
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"north wales"
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"great place to visit"
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"entrance fee"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Beaumaris castle lies in the town center and looks interesting from the outside, although the moat would never have stopped the Vikings unless they were about two feet tall. but it did make interesting photos Inside offers a walk along narrow passageways and takes you...More

Thank edwardbear80
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A very well presented historical monument, such fun to explore with plenty to keep you interested and come away well informed.

Thank thetim1
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely friendly staff greet visitors. There is much to see and loads of information to keep one busy for half a day and very reasonable entry fee.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a couple of hours here on a sunny Sunday morning. Bit of a challenge finding the entrance; not where I anticipated: by the castle green and cafe. But no matter, but maybe the signage could be clearer or larger. I thought this was...More

1  Thank frankart_10
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place to visit great places to eat .Nice shops very friendly and helpful. Beaumaris castle is very interesting and historic .

Thank robert f
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very lovely castle with an ancient past, Read about its history before you go. Lovely cafe next door to castle with the most lovely toasted scones jam and cream n the friendliest people. Buy a pass that allows you entry into a number of castles...More

1  Thank sumukund
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice location and a pleasant morning visiting the castle. Very expensive compared to other castles visited. There was extensive work being carried out and scaffolding up shame there was not a reduction on price as not able to access this part but we appreciate conservation...More

Thank Susan D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lot of restoration work has been done here and is still continuing, the walls of the castle are open for you to walk around ,so some good views of the town , it’s a fully moated castle which also makes it interesting and quite...More

Thank caleytt
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful castle with a moat! Fantastic views , it's a must do whilst in Beaumaris for people of all ages..so interesting .

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went as a couple to the castle, we found it very interesting but we found if difficult to glean information, what is needed is a better map with more details. Not everyone wants to buy a book and if you take a family it...More

Thank irene g
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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,
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Harriet C
30 March 2018|
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Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
No it isn’t. The grass was quite boggy when we went due to the rain, and there are many steps to get to the other stories to really appreciate the views
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karenheaton
19 March 2018|
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Response from og84 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, it poured rain the entire time, so there were not many people there and we saw no pets inside although there was a large dog running around on the grass next to the entrance and I had the impression that... More
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