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Margam Park

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Address: Margam, Port Talbot SA13 2TJ, Wales
Phone Number: +44 1639 881635
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Deer sighting!

This was our first deer sighting up close at Margam Park. Its was an amazing family day out. Visiting the village park, Margam farm animals & to top it off we were within 100m of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Daz-34
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Neath, United Kingdom
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Neath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first deer sighting up close at Margam Park. Its was an amazing family day out. Visiting the village park, Margam farm animals & to top it off we were within 100m of seeing red stag deers. Truly amazing experience! Highly recommend taking family for day out at this wonderful park!

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South Wales
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful surroundings with plenty to do for all age groups, be it a walk through the impressive gardens, around the orangery and house or through the woodland trails. There are play areas for the young, wildlife and even a farmyard for children to view the animals. If you are lucky, you will get to see the deer roaming free. All... More 

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Thank realistictraveller
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3 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointed to say the least. You cannot walk around the house. Only the bottom of staircase. Perhaps they should tell you that before charging £4.90 parking car that house is restricted.

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Thank bridgend111
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51 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very large park, need a lot of time to get around. There's a little train for the kids to go on and obviously you have go ape there too, which isn't too expensive for an amazing day out. A bad thing is, the car park price is rather too high for a park.

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Thank Karolina S
Lancs
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great family visit to Margam Park as recommended from a guy (peirce)? who does the tours around the grounds... We went to the church further up out the ground ad he was there as the church was closed an doffered to show us around, he was lovely and very happy to help us. We toured in the... More 

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Thank Bellancs
Southampton, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Spent the day here wondering around great walks also the house lovely really worth a visit great for taking a picnic and finding a great corner in the grounds to chill out

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Thank sarahdave
wales
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Margam park has something for everyone. A beautiful estate just off the M4 near Port Talbot in South Wales, Margam has just been designated a People's Choice Park and it is well deserved. Not just a place for walking, although you will find a wide variety of walks and paths available here, Margam has a magnificent castle, a stunning orangery,... More 

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Thank teacherneath
South Wales
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98 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We live such a short distance away but it took us a visit from a friend from Devon to actually get around to spending any serious time in the Park. How better could we have spent a few hours on a sunny Autumn afternoon. The grounds are beautiful and well kept and dotted with attractions throughout the ages including the... More 

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Thank FMMSouthWales
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We always call in to Margam on the way to our hotel - lovely gardens and a good chance to stretch your legs. £4 to park the car is the only cost and you can easily spend the best part of a day there. This time we bumped into Peter from the "Friends of Margam Park" who was an absolute... More 

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Thank Andrew S
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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170 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Margam Park has a variety of things in the grounds, a miniature railway, the house (where open) a small courtyard to relax in, a park to wander in, gardens to see and the abbey ruins. For a fee there is also the Go Ape site. As such this is often a good place to turn up to do a few... More 

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