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Cwmtillery Lakes

North West of Abertillery, Abertillery, Wales
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Gods patio

This is a twenty minute walk from where I live And where I learnt to swim as a kid It’s lovely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mtx7x
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wales
Absolutely stunning!

The views, the walks and the whole area is absolutely stunning. This is a great place to take your... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
LucindaSue
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Bergerac, France
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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“hot sunny day” (2 reviews)
“beauty” (3 reviews)
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North West of Abertillery, Abertillery, Wales
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"feed the ducks"
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"beauty"
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"dog"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a twenty minute walk from where I live And where I learnt to swim as a kid It’s lovely but if you walk half a mile up the road You’ll come to the reservoir that is totally stunning

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

The views, the walks and the whole area is absolutely stunning. This is a great place to take your dog for a walk and to enjoy the lovely area. We will be back

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Pretty place for a walk anytime of year, nice and flat with purpose built footpath and good parking space plus toilets.

Thank welshdragon2018
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

Fished here on a very hot sunny day but still caught 3 fish and lost as many. Very limited facilities, not even a toilet available. Very quiet location despite being very close to Abertillery.

1  Thank Colin J
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous nature area with crystal clear lakes, very lush green area, clean & well kept, plenty of picnic areas & benches to enjoy the beauty of this valley

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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place to spend some relaxing time feeding the ducks, whilst taking in some wonderful scenery.

Thank M1381QEjohnh
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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We visit regularly as love near. It's a short walk, so is perfect for young kids. My son loves a picnic there (and a paddle in summer). Just a lovely local place

Thank Verity L
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Quiet area to the North of Abertillery town approx. half a mile. Scenic lakeside area where fishing is available along with a relaxing atmosphere suitable for all with easy access and parking. Bus service available from the town.

Thank Steve P
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Lovely lakes nestling in the mountains at the top of the Cwmtillery Valley. Ideal for picnics, short walks and longer mountain walks.

Thank SharonHarford
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

No facilities here apart from toilets. Great walking area though, and stunning scenery. We were lucky enough to be there on a really hot sunny day and the views were superb. Thoroughly enjoyed a 12km walk above the lake and back down through the valley.

2  Thank louiseholistic
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