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Great location on Menai Straits

The house and gardens are lovely with excellent views of Menai Straits and Snowdonia. The staff in... read more

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Manchester, United Kingdom
A Plas to remember

The house is situated a little way from the entrance and requires a walk down through the grounds... read more

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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Home of the Marquess of Anglesey, with spectacular views of Snowdonia.Set on the shores of the Menai Strait amidst breathtakingly beautiful scenery, this elegant house was redesigned by James Wyatt in the 18th century. The 1930s restyled interior is...more
Llanfairpwllgwyngyll LL61 6DQ, Wales
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Reviewed today

The house and gardens are lovely with excellent views of Menai Straits and Snowdonia. The staff in the house were very knowledgeable and helpful. The buggy transport from the shop to the house is very useful in bad weather. My only criticism is the catering....More

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Reviewed today

The house is situated a little way from the entrance and requires a walk down through the grounds, however, if, like me, you cannot walk that far, transport in the form of a buggy is provided. We only had to wait a short while for...More

Thank Bishop6
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very friendly staff who showed us the best way to access the house and grounds with the wheelchair. Some of the grounds are steep and not easily accessible if you use a wheelchair or have mobility issues. Stunning views across the Menai Straits. The ground...More

Thank Lindsey315963
Reviewed yesterday

An amazing day with four red squirrels spotted and photographed. Some almost seemed happy to pose! The house itself was very relaxing and great views of the mainland and straits separating Anglesey from the main land. Inside the staff/volunteers were very friendly and knowledgeable. The...More

Thank Janet L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Unique architectural treasure in the most magnificent coastal setting overlooking The Menai Strait. Beautiful and well tended gardens and walks.

Thank dianerM4529XO
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We wouldn’t normally go to something like this with our three teenagers but the lure of the frisbee golf took us there. We found a beautiful house and park with lovely clean toilets and cafe. The adventure playground was a bit basic but we loved...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have been making the most of our membership and recently stayed on Anglesey so decided to visit Plas Newydd. As ever we were not disappointed; a very hot day made a welcome cool visit to the beautiful interior of the home and all the...More

Thank Carl K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely family home set in some stunning scenery on the banks of the Menai Strait. There's an interesting tour... highlights being the Whistler mural and paintings/ drawings, and the study the 7th Marquess used until his death, which is organised chaos. There are lovely...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very interesting and attractive house in a beautiful setting. Lots of information in each room about the family history and room guides knowledgeable and passionate. The Whistler mural is beautiful and bought to life by the explanation from the room guide. We did the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This property has an idyllic location with stunning views across the Menai Strait. The property has a lot of history going back to Waterloo and this features in the rooms as well as more recent times in the rooms that are open to the public...More

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Heather B
18 April 2018|
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Response from Patsy H | Reviewed this property |
Checkout opening times, they are all very close to each other. Plas Newydd house a must, the Trompe-l'œil is a must to see. Sea Zoo is next door to Angelsey Sea Salt I'd visit this instead of the railway station as it's a... More
Pete E
17 June 2016|
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Response from Iwan E | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are more than welcome in the grounds on short leads. Everywhere except children's play areas, the house and terraced garden.
angus r
29 August 2015|
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Response from StuB62 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, For confirmation I have just been on their website and it states: 1. Designated mobility parking in main car park. Drop-off point 2. Buggy shuttle service for visitors with reduced mobility (subject to availability) 3... More