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Great visit and dog friendly cafe ... brill

Visited one afternoon with friends . Fabulous gardens and friendly staff . The bonus this year is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Stunning grounds with mature trees all beautifully maintained. Vast interior, much to see.

Well worth a visit but especially on a sunny day. So extensive that you need a whole day to doit... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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“rex whistler”(185 reviews)
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Home of the Marquess of Anglesey, with spectacular views of Snowdonia.Set on the shores of the Menai Strait amidst breathtakingly beautiful scenery, this elegant house was redesigned by James Wyatt in the 18th century. The 1930s restyled interior is...more
Llanfairpwllgwyngyll LL61 6DQ, Wales
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All reviews rex whistler national trust dining room menai straits nt property whistler mural well worth a visit red squirrels nt members interesting house family history adventure playground rhododendron garden stately home frisbee golf gardens are lovely stunning views
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited one afternoon with friends . Fabulous gardens and friendly staff . The bonus this year is the cafe allows dogs this is for a trial period . Will definitely go again .

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Peter965
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well worth a visit but especially on a sunny day. So extensive that you need a whole day to doit justice and even then miss some parts. Both house and grounds are each worthy attractions so take your pick or have two bites of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank William D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worthwhile coming here just to see the Whistler Mural let alone all the other marvels. The hose had a homely feel, you could imagine living here. We loved walking around the grounds and managed to see red squirrels.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank colaradopam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Pagets - the Marquesses (?) of Anglesey - are the occupants of this property - now in the hands of the National Trust. The present Marquis still lives there, it's interesting, however, how there's almost no information on the Marquis 2-3-4 - all much...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GaddisGadabout
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had food in the outer cafe we found out later there's on inside ......poor waitress was on her own trying to do everything ....things weren't available that were on the menu . NT need to get their act together and look after staff poor...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Melshelley2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really scenic views across to Snowdonia - and the grounds and house are beautiful. Shame about the rig/platform in the Menai Straits - detracts heavily. There were some beautiful trees and colours to be seen, with the last of the autumn leaves. Really helpful and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Harrison-F-Carter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is a good visitor centre with a cafe at the entrance or you can use the cafe next to the house. The grounds are good for walking and seeing red squirrels. They go down to the waterside with views over the Menai Strait to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TerryJ278
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The house is situated on the shore of the Menai Straits and the views across to the mainland are fantastic. The house itself is well presented and interesting with exhibits about the family who owned it and historical events such as the battle of Trafalgar....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MeridianManchester
Reviewed 6 November 2018

A great place for a long walk with the family. Whilst you are not allowed in the small formal garden you are allowed in the grounds there are loads of trails and walks by the banks Menai straits. Plus you can go all day any...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Baileythedoodlepics
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Went in for lunch the sandwiches looked awful so we had soup it came with a slice and half of bread 1butter pack. The restaurant was very untidy and staff were just wearing normal clothing no inform not even an apron. It was a total...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank pebee2014
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Heather B
17 April 2018|
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Response from Patsy H | Reviewed this property |
Checkout opening times, they are all very close to each other. Plas Newydd house a must, the Trompe-l'œil is a must to see. Sea Zoo is next door to Angelsey Sea Salt I'd visit this instead of the railway station as it's a... More
Pete E
16 June 2016|
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Response from Iwan E | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are more than welcome in the grounds on short leads. Everywhere except children's play areas, the house and terraced garden.
angus r
29 August 2015|
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Response from StuB62 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, For confirmation I have just been on their website and it states: 1. Designated mobility parking in main car park. Drop-off point 2. Buggy shuttle service for visitors with reduced mobility (subject to availability) 3... More