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Llandegfedd Reservoir

A very picturesque site, good for sailing, fishing or just walking or indeed calling in for a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
ian j
Usk, United Kingdom
Great when you get there!

We decided to go to the Llandegfedd Reservoir, which incidentally is not at Llandegfedd but at Coed... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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“cakes”(6 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A very picturesque site, good for sailing, fishing or just walking or indeed calling in for a coffee or light lunch in the recently opened cafe. there is ample parking plus some relatively easy walks.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ian j
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We decided to go to the Llandegfedd Reservoir, which incidentally is not at Llandegfedd but at Coed y Poen a couple of miles away. The signage could be a bit clearer which would have helped. We walked the reservoir trail which was 10k and was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fazzers
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We took our three children,11,8,5 here over the weekend and we hired two canoes to paddle around the reservoir on. Five people, one two seater and one three seater, with life jackets, paddles and third party insurance, total cost £30 an hour. Really good value...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Clare288
Reviewed 15 August 2018

There are some lovely trails around the reservoir (The longest is a 6.5 mile walk). There are lots of open spaces/meadow and woodland aspects to the trails but you have to be careful if you take your dog. There are areas of farmland used for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Paul T
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

This place is brilliant because the walk around the reservoir is very beautiful and easy. And the food in the cafe is delicious. We had full breakfast and cakes. Definitely coming back

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Alex B
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

First impressions were of a very peaceful, tranquil spot. Entered through shop which was small but well stocked with good quality gifts. Sat on outside balcony which enjoyed stunning views over the water but a bit precarious as there was a channel running along outside...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely unexpected stop, parking was easy with a disabled space very close to the cafe. Service was polite and drinks were lovely would recommend the speciality hot chocolate try it

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank richard b
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Good visit to the reservoir today. Bought back many memories of playing there before the reservoir was sunk. Lovely old photos showing valley before the ground works were started. Sat outside at the cafe and had an amazing view of the wind surfers, small boats...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ali264163
Reviewed 18 June 2018

From the scenic walks to rather pleasant (but over-priced) cafe, this is a great place to walk the dogs, take in the sunshine (when we have any) and get outdoors. Welsh Water have worked wonders with the site in the last few years and it...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank LeeDJones
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends had a lovely time here this afternoon! We received a warm welcome from a very kind gentlemen called owain who guided us to our boat and secured our life jackets!. Will definitely be returning and would love to try the paddle...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Abicotterell
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