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The Hall at Abbey-Cwm-Hir

The Hall Abbey-Cwm-Hir, Llandrindod Wells LD1 6PH, Wales
+44 1597 851727
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The Hall Abbeycwmhir

Out of this world. We visited during the Christmas season, in a word, stunning.Paul our guide/owner... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Mary H
Staffs Stangs visit

Wasn’t sure what to expect but was not disappointed Paul was a great host and the 52 rooms all had... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
Dazzak585
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The Hall is a 52 roomed, Grade 11* Gothic Revival mansion, standing in 12 acres of gardens near Llandrindod Wells in Mid Wales. The Hall offers tours to the public. The tours combine outstanding architecture, stunning interiors, thousands of collectable items and beautiful grounds. The gardens include a walled garden, woodland walks, a lake and waterfall, lawns, terraces and courtyards. From 1st November each year, all 52 rooms are decorated to individual themes for Christmas.
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The Hall Abbey-Cwm-Hir, Llandrindod Wells LD1 6PH, Wales
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Out of this world. We visited during the Christmas season, in a word, stunning.Paul our guide/owner was extremely knowledgeable and witty and took us through room by room. Attention to detail was unbelievable with so much to see. Unlike Nation Trust properties where areas are...More

Thank Mary H
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Wasn’t sure what to expect but was not disappointed Paul was a great host and the 52 rooms all had a different theme running through them. The history of the place was fascinating and Paul had some great stories and witticisms We shall definitely visit...More

Thank Dazzak585
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Fabulous place to visit so much flair and imagination, thoroughly recommend a trip here for both Christmas in the house and Summer in the Gardens

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

On recommendation from others we decided to visit the Hall when it is decorated for Christmas with a tree in every room. We traveled with Richards Coaches and on arrival were stunned by the outside of the beautiful house. Viewing is by guided tour only,...More

Thank heath922
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful place very well kept also it has a family feeling and the tour was amazing the people living there makes you feel very welcoming. The grounds is amazing place.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Bonkers, delightful, enchanting, I'm out of superlatives. To my knowledge this sort of thing has never been attempted before and will never happen ever again. Don't spoli the surprise by reading any reviews or checking out any photos beforehand. Treat your eyes and your imagination...More

Thank BarryPNI
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

A friend had previously visited with a car club last Summer and was so impressed he organised a trip with 13 of us for the Christmas theming tours. We were initially welcomed by Abbey the GSD and once inside we were destined for a tour...More

Thank AndreDNP
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

And what a treat it was ,difficult to expand on what’s already been said but I will give it go!!! The setting of the hall is wonderful the views etc.the staff made us welcome,we were two hours early ,no problem come on in ,my sister...More

Thank alfanella
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

What a lovely place to visit. The grounds were lovely and the house itself is amazing. There is so much to see and trips around memory lane everywhere. The attention to detail in the work undertaken by the family and all their helpers is really...More

Thank marilyndp
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We visited The Hall at Abbey-cwm-hir following a recommendation. 52 rooms lovingly decorated with a different Christmas theme in each. We especially loved the billiard room and the room with the dolls houses. It’s clear that the owners Paul and Victora are passionate about their...More

Thank Anna J
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Paul W
21 May 2018|
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Response from abbbeycwmhir | Property representative |
Hello, Yes dogs are allowed in the grounds on leads but not in the house.
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grace r
2 June 2017|
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Response from ROUSHAM | Reviewed this property |
10 Minutes walk away if that
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CeredigionWales
2 May 2017|
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Response from abbbeycwmhir | Property representative |
The cost is £16.00pp for the fully guided 2 1/4 hour tour and full access to our 12 acre gardens. For groups of 8 or more the cost is £14.00pp, and children up to the age of 12 is £5.00pp. Entrance to the gardens only is... More
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