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Chedworth Roman Villa

Yanworth, Yanworth GL54 3LJ, England
+44 1242 890256
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Considered one of the most extensive and complete Roman villas in England, this structure was occupied from the late second century to the mid-fourth century.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“roman villa” (136 reviews)
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Yanworth, Yanworth GL54 3LJ, England
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+44 1242 890256
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"guided tour"
in 89 reviews
"roman villa"
in 136 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 73 reviews
"national trust"
in 105 reviews
"snails"
in 42 reviews
"small museum"
in 27 reviews
"new building"
in 20 reviews
"on site"
in 34 reviews
"interesting place"
in 16 reviews
"narrow lanes"
in 17 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 21 reviews
"coffee shop"
in 13 reviews
"under cover"
in 17 reviews
"school children"
in 9 reviews
"woodland walk"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful countryside"
in 10 reviews
"step back in time"
in 8 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

We just saw a sign for this and decide we would call in and have a look. So glad we did. Totally amazing place. There is a fair bit of the villa walls stilll standing but the best part of it was when we were...More

Thank Debbie A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here many years before this visit (a school trip). This time the site seems smaller that I remember but at least the mosaics are now covered to protect them from the elements. Plenty of volunteers on site, dressed in Roman attire, who explained...More

Thank Lesley S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Used to love walking to the villa through the woods when we lived in Chedworth. We would often pop in for a bite and a wander. Best time to go is in April when the bluebells are out, it’s worth going for a wander in...More

Thank derynrhyddu
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked away in the beautiful English countryside, na plenty of parking available, the Roman villa at Chedworth, will take you back to the ancient times when Britain was ruled by the most organised and benevolent of empires. Relatively small site with on going excavation's, a...More

Thank 111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Chedworth Roman Villa are remains of what was once was a very glamorous complex on Roman Fosse Way connecting the highest level official to the administrative centre in the city of Corinium located not too far away on direct route... (Corinium is now modern day...More

Thank freddieandlewis2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Approached via lengthy run through wonderful rural lanes, this site is far more extensive than I expected. The roman villa with its wonderful mosaics is well preserved and presented in a manner that allows visitors to see the exhibits regardless of the weather; a definite...More

Thank Stuart A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We read about this place and wondered what it was like. It was so unexpected. We knew the Romans were in England. You can see evidence of their presence in many places, we just didn't expect it here. There are very small roads leading to...More

Thank 50States36Countries
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really attractive and fascinating place to visit. The Roman remains are beautifully preserved and presented and the visitor facilities add to rather than detract from the experience. Absolutely the best thing about the visit was the interaction with the staff, all of...More

1  Thank John G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Chedworth today after many years since our last trip here. The reception area, shop and café are well set up with clean well maintained toilets. Audio guides are available at £1 each or there are a number of guided tours throughout the day....More

1  Thank whetstoneview
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The villa and its presentation make it a must-see site for anyone interested in British history. The National Trust have done an excellent job preserving what they have money to preserve, and their guides are top notch. Definitely do a guided tour to really understand...More

Thank Ruhu61
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WVyankee
21 February 2017|
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Response from Chedworth_Team | Property representative |
Thanks for your interest in joining us! Our guided tours last from 1 hour plus an opportunity for questions with our friendly guides; you can of course explore the site free range if you prefer and the time will depend on... More
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5StarTravellerHayley
26 November 2016|
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Response from Jenny L | Reviewed this property |
Certainly sandwiches and I we had baked potatoes ; menu not extensive, but fine for light lunch
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LoraineO_13
12 February 2015|
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Response from Andrew C | Reviewed this property |
It's too far to walk from the Cotswold Way to Chedworth, as the Cotswold Way is further over to the West. If you haven't got a car and want to visit Chedworth specially, you could go by Taxi? Do check beforehand as to when... More
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