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Beaumaris Castle

Castle Street, Beaumaris, Beaumaris LL58 8AP, Wales
+44 1248 810361
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Stunning castle

Beaumaris castle is beyond stunning. It is quite large, so you can end up spending a few hours... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lizell v
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Wales, United Kingdom
Great castle

Lots of information boards and lots of corridors to lose yourself in. Great views from the top... read more

Reviewed yesterday
maddyb75
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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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A World Heritage Site, Beaumaris Castle has a perfect concentric design, is surrounded by a water moat, and has stunning views over the Menai straits and Snowdonia mountain range.
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  • Average9%
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Castle Street, Beaumaris, Beaumaris LL58 8AP, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

Beaumaris castle is beyond stunning. It is quite large, so you can end up spending a few hours admiring the views.

Thank Lizell v
Reviewed yesterday

Lots of information boards and lots of corridors to lose yourself in. Great views from the top. Not too busy even in the middle of August.

Thank maddyb75
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is an imposing, semi-ruined, solidly built castle with a large central grassed area, 2 wall walks (inner and outer), various towers to climb, plus you can go along the inside of the inner wall and into various chambers and the chapel. It's mind-boggling to...More

Thank Annette269
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is well worth visiting if in Beaumaris. The castle has never been finished so basically it's just the walls to explore, but it's quite large and you can spend a few hours in here. It's not for an all day visit tho. There is...More

1  Thank Taztrip2014
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This castle is very interesting with lots of different types of areas to explore. There were also model dragons present on the day we visited which the kids loved (we were told that they move around to different castles so are not always present all...More

Thank Kevandal123
Reviewed 5 days ago

I've visited this castle a couple of times before. It's absolutely worth seeing and because it was never finished it gives a good insight into the construction process. Unlike English heritage CADW have now decided to exclude dogs from most of their properties which meant...More

Thank BirminghamHolidayboy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is one of the best castles I've ever seen. It is complete enough to enable you to walk around the external wall and through part of the castle corridors and rooms. You get a real sense of how it might have been to live...More

Thank Lesley H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Easy to see why this is a UNESCO World Heritage site, considered the best of the wonderful castles in Wales, even though it was never finished. It's a masterpiece of design, dating back well over 700 years. The castle is exceedingly well preserved and has...More

Thank steamfan007
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very well preserved castle although it was never completed, the King ran out of money, a great place for adults and children alike, you really get a sense of what life would have been like in medieval times and wonder at the...More

Thank kenmurphy2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Beaumaris en route to Holyhead and absolutely loved it. A proper castle with dark passageways, ramparts and turrets! My girls (7 and 10) thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Reasonably priced too.

Thank Phil W
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Dogperson05
25 October 2016|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall seeing any shaded car parks I'm afraid.
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Suzannejayne1066
16 August 2016|
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Response from Isobel E | Reviewed this property |
No I'm afraid it is only assistance dogs who are allowed in.
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Kenneth O
9 August 2015|
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Response from Cadw_Wales | Property representative |
Hi there Admission prices are as follows Adult - £5.25 Family - £15.75* Senior citizens, students and children under 16 - £3.90 Disabled and companion - Free: Regards Ceri
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