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Deganwy Castle

#2 of 9 things to do in Deganwy Features Animals
The Vardre, Deganwy, Wales
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In Great Shape

The castle has been maintained fairly well for how old it is. We only spent 30 minutes because we... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Conrad C
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San Diego, California
Pretty

The landscape all around this area is pretty and well worth a visit On a sunny day it would be even... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
zack842
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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The Vardre, Deganwy, Wales
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

The castle has been maintained fairly well for how old it is. We only spent 30 minutes because we got there at 4:30 and that was enough time for us to explore.

Thank Conrad C
Reviewed 27 June 2017

The landscape all around this area is pretty and well worth a visit On a sunny day it would be even nicer

Thank zack842
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We walked from Conwy along the estuary and then into Deganwy. It was a lovely sunny day, so perfect walking conditions. There are different routes to climb up to the castle but we went via Vardre Avenue and the track next to All Saints Church....More

Thank Kath1722
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Amazing views across North Wales coast. An easy walk from Deganwy town centre - useful to blow the cobwebs away!

Thank B0rderers
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

For a very short country style walk this has a great pay-off. We were staying at the near by Quay hotel and had our walking boots, etc and carry sling and rucksack to transport our toddler. Trainers would be fine too if not wet, although...More

1  Thank CBLP
Reviewed 7 December 2016

There seem to be lots of ways to access the castle. My approach was from Vardre Avenue, going via the track from All Saints church. It's best to do a little homework on Google maps because there are only a few authorised access points, with...More

1  Thank Paul J
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

There is not much of the castle left to see but a trek to the top is worthwhile. As it was a beautiful sunny day the views were splendid. There are a variety of ways to get up there... we happened to leave the car...More

1  Thank Asef1975
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Okay, it's a bit of a hike with the dog in toe but the views from the top, excellent. from Snowdon right round to the isle of Man on a good clear day.

Thank Matthew L
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Once you climb onto the top of The Vadre the imagination and history takes over as you stand on the first castle ,defending this part of Wales.views across Conwy estuary to Anglesey ,make this an interesting diversion from the Welsh Coastal path passing through Deganwy...More

Thank janet2013StokeCity
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We parked bt All Saints Church - off All Saints Avenue - only car in car park on the weekday that we went. We went through the gate and turned left, as indicated by the signs. This path was quite overgrown and we came back...More

1  Thank Terry N
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