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Address: Llantwit Major CF61 1WF, Wales

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Gorgeous gardens, beautiful castle

This place plays home to an international school. The castle has a history to rival few and the views from the top lawn over the Bristol Channel on a clear day make for a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place plays home to an international school. The castle has a history to rival few and the views from the top lawn over the Bristol Channel on a clear day make for a wonderful afternoon picnic or just relaxing seat with a book. Should you want, a walk down to the seafront through the various landscaped gardens will equally... More 

Thank fadabing
Cowbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been here many times, a long time ago during school for archery and assault course and with family later for craft and art shows, days out, cinema screenings, classical concerts served with tea and cake and a brilliant halloween evening with scary storytelling. It's a stunning place which I have seen used as a wedding venue. It has its... More 

Thank NatashaTrue
South Wales
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46 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

What an absolutely wonderful wedding venue! Beautiful old castle, gorgeous views and such helpful,enthusiastic staff. I cannot praise it highly enough.

Thank galexy10
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Having lived in the Vale of Glamorgan for over 30 years this is a place we use for very many different things! we often go to music evenings here seeing Kiki Dee, George Melee, Abba tributes, ACDC tributes and many more. We have attended craft fayres and Christmas fayres both inside and outside in the grounds and events such as... More 

Thank ChristopherMorris
San Lucido, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Just been here for a wedding and I can't praise the place highly enough. If the buildings, rooms, stunning views and overall atmosphere aren't enough the food was first class and the staff could not be better. We spent the whole day here and were treated like Kings and Queens, nothing was too much trouble and we will remember it... More 

Thank PeteSanL
Barnsley, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We recently attended a wedding here and we were very impressed with the location, the building and the standards within. Admittedly, the weather was glorious, but the views from the gardens and the well restored building were also superb. The wedding took place in the main part of the castle and was beautifully presented. Staff were very helpful and we... More 

Thank Tommy2925
Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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315 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This is an amazing castle with some amazing architecture. Didn't manage to go inside but the outside is amazing. This is well worth a visit. The buildings are amazing and so are the grounds. There are amazing views from this castle too of the sea.

Thank williamskdn
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12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Hearst, magnate of news, upon whom 'Citizen Kane' was based, bought, lived and partied, extended and Maintained this 12c. Castle. Tour! now a college

Thank Lynne S
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Having looked at a fair few wedding venues last year – and visited several – we felt a little lost in the machinery of the wedding industry. Other venues, while beautiful and welcoming, felt somehow impersonal. Mass-produced, identikit, off-the-shelf wedding packages which just left us cold. More than a little frustrated with the whole process, we visited St Donats on... More 

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57 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Great venue for live music: cosy enough to feel intimate - just the right setting for jazz. Go there if you have the opportunity as is in a beautiful setting.,

1 Thank Carol D

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