We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cyfarthfa Castle

Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
+44 1685 727371
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Mr Ryan pulman.

got to say such a pleasant and beautiful place I will start with the grounds which are kept... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ryan P
via mobile
Day time stroll

What a gem this place is. Great for walking the dog, a lovely cafe to buy a cuppa and well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Martin S
,
Liverton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 267 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
CONTACT
Website
+44 1685 727371
Write a Review
Reviews (267)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 267 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

got to say such a pleasant and beautiful place I will start with the grounds which are kept magnificently then you have the lovely big lake from where you can fish if you like course fishing then you have a steam train (mini) which is...More

Thank Ryan P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem this place is. Great for walking the dog, a lovely cafe to buy a cuppa and well maintained grounds and walks, however during our visit the main building was covered in scaffolding which was a shame as it took away the splendour...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The woods, particularly to the left of the castle up the hill, were filled with bluebells and really worth a visit. The smell pf the bluebells in the sunshine was wonderful. There is a peaceful walk through the woods and a museum and gallery in...More

Thank Travelholic72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my 84yr old uncle to merthyr and we called into Cyfartha castle and went around the various rooms showing the history of the house and the area, everything was very interesting, from the castle we walked to the site of the iron works...More

1  Thank I1430BFanthonyd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely park with wide open spaces and lots of greenery. Short walks through the woods and around the lake. Model railway rides and tennis courts. Nicely kept. Good place to chill out for a summer picnic!

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has a lovely play park for children with a water play area. There is a ride on train and a museum and very reasonably priced cafe. Good day out

Thank elaine w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice views and scenery however not enough to do, not enough places to sit or get food and also closes to early

Thank declan c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Cyfartha Castle with our children (4yrs and 7yrs). I used to come here as a child when we visited family in Wales, so it was lovely to see how it had changed. Fabulous playground, paths to walk the park, and of course the...More

Thank abc-familytraveller
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Good to walk around the castle and galleries. If weather nice good walk around park and small lake. Entrance fee £2 a good price. Interesting to learn about local politics and history.

Thank WelshVal
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Lovely place for a day out something for everyone the castle is a must visit at the time we went they had an egyptian exerbition was very interesting The lake was lovely to sit and eat lunch beautiful surroundings little train rides for kiddies (and...More

Thank 676roseann
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Woodfired Pizza & Kitchen
197 reviews
1.44 km away
Mango House
307 reviews
1.16 km away
The Station Hotel
79 reviews
1.21 km away
Red Spice
148 reviews
.94 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bike Park Wales
270 reviews
4.24 km away
Dare Valley Country Park
107 reviews
7.33 km away
Aberdare Park
93 reviews
6.20 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cyfarthfa Castle staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit