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Parc Glynllifon

Open Now: 11:00 - 04:00
Open today: 11:00 - 04:00
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Quiet and absorbing - lovely!

Whilst in the area in May, for hill walking, etc., we found a flyer for this park, so decided to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Leek, United Kingdom
Absorbing place for visit

Despite it being a crisp morning for a visit there was lots to engage all the family. All the... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Sale, United Kingdom
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Croeso - welcome! Take a wander around the historic grounds of Glynllifon - perfect for taking your dog for a walk or exploring with your children. Enjoy the rustic woodland walks which feature many historical follies of Plas Glynllifon mansion as...more
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Managers Office Clynnog Road, Caernarfon LL54 5DY, Wales
+44 1766 771000
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All reviews black cat the follies storm damage magnificent trees big house treasure hunt pleasant walk well worth a visit gift shop interesting walk small play area cafe on site home made cakes nice cafe small fee manor house play park
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst in the area in May, for hill walking, etc., we found a flyer for this park, so decided to explore. Entry was via the gift shop, and once paid up (cheap!) we started to explore. For us the stroll along the riverside through what...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Despite it being a crisp morning for a visit there was lots to engage all the family. All the children, ranging in age from 6 to 11 really enjoyed exploring the park and finding all sorts of hidden gems around it. There was a quiz...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We drove past and see a cafe sign by the side of the road. So emergency U turn, and drove in. Firstly, the kids play area was great, there is a tunnel into a hill which is great and very spooky and my two loved...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris F
Reviewed 7 October 2018

An excellent place to visit as it is so relaxing walking or sitting in the grounds of Glynllifon. A visitor has a nice cafe which serves home produce; a super gift shop and a beautiful courtyard with several local produce to see. The park is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 283dewij
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Excellent value park that is both interesting and bonkers. Great for kids and big kids alike. Free parking, gift/homewares shop and amazing café on site. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank veldac2013
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Historic hidden features magnificent trees, a period house under renovation, an amphitheatre, caves, pools tree sculptures , visitors centre, craft shop, galleries ...well worth a trip out with family and while away hours in this setting. I thoroughly look forward to another late afternoon trip....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Donna S
Angharad G, Front Office Manager at Parc Glynllifon, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

A perfect description of Parc Glynllifon! Glad you enjoyed and thanks for sharing your thoughts.

Reviewed 4 September 2018

We arrived at 10 on a Sunday to find that they open an hour later which we had not appreciated . when we did see some of the crafts they were first class and the shop itself had many items as well. We were unable...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Peter P
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We visited as a family of 4 adults, 2 children, 1 baby and 2 dogs on Friday 24th August 2018. It cost us £26 ( £8 per adult, £10 for a family!). The house is undergoing renovation so us not open to the public. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lilmrsann7
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

A dog walk includes letting the dog run. As this place requires you to keep your dog on the lead at all times I would say it is not dog friendly!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Planetrecycle
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

When out with 4 wonderful boys, who are all full of energy, it's great to find somewhere with so many different outside things to do: A river for paddling. Woods to hide in. An outdoor amphitheatre (hope that's the correct spelling) for putting on a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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8 November 2016|
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Response from Angharad G | Property representative |
There are two toilet blocks, one near the cafe and one near the craft workshops. There are no toilets within the grounds/gardens themselves.
Steve F
19 July 2016|
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Response from Angharad G | Property representative |
Yes, absolutely. The place is perfect for dog walking. But they do need to be kept on a leash and their mess cleaned. Appropriate bins provided in the car park.
9 July 2016|
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Response from Angharad G | Property representative |
Entry to grounds and gardens: Adults £4, children £2, oap £3, family of 4 £10. Access to cafe, shop, workshops, play area and steam engine free of charge.