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Electric Mountain

Llanberis, Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4UR, Wales
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Nothing to see

Not impressed at all more of a gift shop than anything associated with a cracking bit of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Simon C
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
via mobile
Electric mountain

Very informative but the kids found if a bit boring. There was a lot of talking (which was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Canterbury, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“power station” (181 reviews)
“tour guide” (64 reviews)
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Llanberis, Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4UR, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not impressed at all more of a gift shop than anything associated with a cracking bit of technology. Lots of unused space Simply avoid

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very informative but the kids found if a bit boring. There was a lot of talking (which was informative and interesting) but not enough interactivity or time in the mountain. Kids suggested s working model which they could have helped operate might have made it...More

Thank taralaras
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A well organised trip with a good guide. It is interesting to see the scale of the underground works and what goes on there but the films and information were a little repetitive and it depends what maintenance is going on exactly what you will...More

Thank PTaylor0303
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Brilliant visit especially because my son was on crutches and was treated really well. Inspiring place.

Thank David W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Monday 7th August 2017. Car park is close at £2.00 for four hours. Was really looking forward to this. A short film and a bus trip and it is actually a fascinating place however we never really got to see much and became frustrated...More

1  Thank P6500PHjeffreym
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oh dear how many times can you be told the water comes from the top lake to the bottom lake then back up to the top! My children (boys) and husband seemed to enjoy it and took in the information but I was bored beyond...More

Thank fran1004
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incompetent staff and useless management team. We booked for today the 8th travelled for an hour and a half to be told we had been booked in for 15th. Terrible service will not be visiting again and after reading trip advisor reviews it's not the...More

1  Thank LEE m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I generally enjoyed the tour, the guide was very informative However we basically just were driven in a bus though a lot of tunnels. It would have been nice to see more of the actual workings such as the control room etc. Though I realise...More

Thank Geepeegee
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to include this in our day together with the rail trip. It was fantastic and not to be missed. The trip in in the bus was fantastic. Staff excellent.

Thank SandyFord16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with grandchildren and we all found it very informative and interesting. Our tour guide down the mountain was very good and explained anything we wanted to know. Really good for anyone interested in power generation but also good for children to learn about how...More

Thank Rushwell
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Questions & Answers
4 April 2017|
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Response from Nikki w | Reviewed this property |
no except guide dogs
31 August 2016|
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Response from Judge866 | Reviewed this property |
Steady 8 degrees so pretty cool
8 July 2016|
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Response from Smartizan | Reviewed this property |
No dogs are not allowed. There are no kennels either where you can leave a dog