We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rhuddlan Castle

Castle Street, Rhuddlan LL18 5AD, Wales
+44 1745 590777
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Took me back, love this place

As a child a spent many days going round the castle. My Grandmother lived in Rhuddlan so it was a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Paula B
,
Devizes, United Kingdom
via mobile
Day Trip

Great day out, amazing castle ruins. Little gift shop. Just a heads up, if you are a carer, make... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
scouse_mouse_2000uk
,
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 172 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“worth a visit” (17 reviews)
“north wales” (14 reviews)
“gift shop” (11 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
LOCATION
Castle Street, Rhuddlan LL18 5AD, Wales
CONTACT
Website
+44 1745 590777
Write a Review
Reviews (172)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As a child a spent many days going round the castle. My Grandmother lived in Rhuddlan so it was a regular spot to visit. My husband and I came up to the area visiting family and I had to go for a wander round. It...More

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day out, amazing castle ruins. Little gift shop. Just a heads up, if you are a carer, make sure you can prove you are as I was challenged a little.

Thank scouse_mouse_2000uk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting historical location. The castle shell and moat are all largely intact. Steps have been installed into the bastions so that you can climb up them and there is a fenced area on top of the wall. There are a few sign boards giving...More

Thank Bryan S
Cadw_Wales, Custodian at Rhuddlan Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to Rhuddlan Castle.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live in rhuddlan and the kids always love to visit the castle. They often have interesting things going on. Even if thete is nothing going on we still love to walk round the castle and clinb the turrets. Toilets there are very clean well...More

Thank mrsfaz75
Cadw_Wales, Custodian at Rhuddlan Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There isn't an awful lot to do other than walk around the ancient castle and we were very lucky to have a sunny day. The Guard who met us as we walked into the grounds was really good, regaining us with tails of Medieval dastardly...More

Thank GarfieldArmitt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this castle with my family, its a lovely place we thouroughly enjoyed ourselves. It's a lovely place to visit.

Thank Maya T
Cadw_Wales, Custodian at Rhuddlan Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to Rhuddlan Castle.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

£4 admission with free parking. The castle is in need of some updates but is generally a nice place to visit. On a hot day you could have a picnic on the grass with beautiful views all around. The staff were very friendly and helpful....More

Thank Martyn H
Cadw_Wales, Custodian at Rhuddlan Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to Rhuddlan Castle.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went here the day after Conwy Castle and I have to say the I prefer Rhuddlan. It is more relaxed, and requires more imagination. Our 5 year old daughter loved exploring the grounds and asking questions about different parts. Free entry to English Heritage...More

Thank Kentishjames
Cadw_Wales, Custodian at Rhuddlan Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to Rhuddlan Castle.

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Lovely day out had by all of the family. Lots to look at and staff were giving out a form for children to fill in the answers to questions on there with a little price at the end. Children really enjoyed doing this. Activites for...More

Thank mallou2016
Cadw_Wales, Custodian at Rhuddlan Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to Rhuddlan Castle

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Fantastic to see this historic castle steeped in history still standing and treasured. Take your binoculars to the tower viewing platform, super views of the coastline. Try and find the cannon ball in the wall of this 800 year old castle. If you love history,...More

1  Thank tracy5002017
Cadw_Wales, Custodian at Rhuddlan Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to Rhuddlan Castle.

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Village Massala
255 reviews
.19 miles away
Java Square Coffee Co.
58 reviews
.14 miles away
Whistlestop Cafe
57 reviews
.54 miles away
Table Table
728 reviews
.30 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Dyserth Waterfall
206 reviews
2.16 miles away
The New Inn
44 reviews
.14 miles away
Bodrhyddan Hall
25 reviews
1.42 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
bungalowboy
19 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from lolly39 | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are welcome on a leash
1
Vote
Laurie G
9 March 2016|
Answer
Response from Cadw_Wales | Property representative |
Thank you for the question! Entry prices into Rhuddlan Castle in June will be £3.50 for adults, £9.50 for families, £2.50 for seniors, children under 16 and students. More information can be found on the visitor... More
0
Votes
Laurie G
9 March 2016|
Answer
Response from Cadw_Wales | Property representative |
Thank you for the question! Entry prices into Rhuddlan Castle in June will be £3.50 for adults, £9.50 for families, £2.50 for seniors, children under 16 and students. More information can be found on the visitor... More
1
Vote