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Llyn Llech Owain Country Park

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Great but cafe gone downhill

I thoroughley enjiy Llyn Llech Owain Country Park - it has everything a family could want. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Lovely place to walk

Very good paths (and access for disabled) well maintained. Choice of walks to do - we started on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Porthtowan, United Kingdom
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  • Poor2%
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“country park”(8 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Church Road, Gorslas SA14 7NF, Wales
+44 1269 832229
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All reviewscakescountry parkbeautiful scenerylarge lakenice walknice cafelovely place to visitplay area for the childrenpicnic benchescup of teaan adventuresunday lunchschool holidayspay and displayirresponsible dog ownersall agessunny day
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I thoroughley enjiy Llyn Llech Owain Country Park - it has everything a family could want. The walks are excellently signposted and easy to do. The scenery is incredible and the park is perfect for children of all sizes. There are two park areas -...More

Thank S1B2L3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good paths (and access for disabled) well maintained. Choice of walks to do - we started on the short pink route and decided to go onto the much longer red route . A peaceful and tranquil walk - would advise either walking shoes or...More

Thank Pebblecomber
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I visited last month and had a lovely time! The walk was beautiful, lots of wildlife, and the playground is fab! She loved the climbing frame with the big slide particularly, we were there a good few hours! The cafe is a...More

5  Thank HollyCook
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Visited yesterday with my wife and young baby (in a pram) and we really enjoyed. You have a choice of a number of routes, all fairly easy - we had no problem with a pram. The lake is beautiful and the wildlife was very interesting...More

1  Thank Christopher E
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Having had a lovely walk around the lake and woodland we came back to the cafe for refreshments. Being a very hot day the ice cream in the counter freezer was nearly finished. I asked if they had any more and was told no that...More

4  Thank JanandJo
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Nice place for a walk. Make sure you have change for the parking meter as it does not take debit cards. A real problem if you’ve driven a long way as the cafe won’t change notes. This is the reason I’ve only given a low...More

1  Thank Hilary B
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Easy walk. Bit midgey at the moment. Suitable path for wheelchair. Cuckoo sounding loud and proud. Plenty of bird song and small birds around.

Thank steve B
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Occasionally you stumble across a cafe that turns out to be a real gem - the cafe at Llyn Llech Owain is just such a place. Don't be put off by the dated appearance of the place, because you'll be rewarded with delicious, well prepared...More

Thank NandS M
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We visited the new play area after seeing that it was now open. Our 4 year old loved the whole castle theme. And enjoyed all the equipment. However I feel it lacks a baby swing and some more benches/ picnic benches would be a good...More

1  Thank chatterboxbek5
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Our book club had afternoon tea here and it was superb, more than enough to eat and terrific value for money. Perhaps more savouries and less sweet things would be a better balance but still a very enjoyable experience.

1  Thank janita892
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Peter B
5 August 2018|
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Response from Hilary B | Reviewed this property |
I have now idea. Perhaps if you go on their website and find their tel no, you could phone them. I think the car park may have barriers at night
Sandra E
1 May 2017|
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Response from Clare O |
Car park is open 24/7
Sandra E
1 May 2017|
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Response from Richard2369 | Reviewed this property |
10am to 8pm