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Address: Chepstow, Wales
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Lovely views and great place to visit. Tea rooms, pubs, hotels, bed & breakfast all local. relaxing and right on the river Wye.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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kent
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely views and great place to visit. Tea rooms, pubs, hotels, bed & breakfast all local. relaxing and right on the river Wye.

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Thank KentSharon02
Chepstow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This village is a magnet which draws people every year. Tucked away in the Wye Valley, it offers some great places to visit - all within walking distance. Tintern Tea Rooms by the river is set on the site of the old railway station. The Victorian station building and some carriages are used as shops and a restaurant. This was... More 

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Thank Riconwye
Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spend there 3 days, very nice place, lovely views and plenty to do. Our recommended are: abbey, devil's pulpit, food at Anchor and walk along the river. Great little coffee shops and places to sit or buy souvenirs. Would like to visit again.

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Thank m0nikazet
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Very picturesque place - Take time to explore a bit further than just visiting the famous abbey. The Tintern Trail is a great little walk up the valley and it goes past some of the fascinating industrial heritage sites that bear testament to the historical past of this place. Believe it or not Tintern used to be a hum of... More 

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Thank Albia-Newton
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81 reviews
29 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

This is just a quick 10-15 drive from Chepstow, Wales along a beautiful forested road. The Abby is obviously very old and strategically located along the Wye River.

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1 Thank cjsbrown
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a long weekend in Tintern, enjoying a much needed quiet break. We enjoyed the abbey and some great walks along the river and up to Devils Pulpit. We found the second hand bookshop and had a good browse and reminice over the collection of children's books. We enjoyed good meals at the hotel and nearby pubs, the food... More 

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Thank elea25nor
Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Tintern Village is a wonderfully picturesque village on the banks of the river Wye, the towering ruins of Tintern Abbey dominate the village centre and offer a wonderful glimpse into the past at the Tintern Abbey Cadw visitor centre and in the walls of the old Abbey itself. The Anchor Inn lies a short walk across the road from the... More 

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2 Thank Ben F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Abbey is great to visit, some nice walks that take you either through the town or along the river to the old Tintern Station which has a great cafe. Would recommend walking the river as the town is a bit run down in places!

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Thank RamieJayner
Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

The Tintern village is famous for the abbey and also for the beautiful Wye Valley. There are a few nice restaurants around and if you want to feel the nature, there are some walking routes. The top attraction of the village remain the imposing abbey and is a not to be missed attraction.

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Thank menq
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37 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

A beautiful village in a beautiful part of the world in close proximity to the Forest of Dean, with several decent (albeit quite pricey) pub/restaurants, and of course the spectacular Tintern Abbey.

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