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St. Nectan's Glen

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“main waterfall”(22 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stunning waterfall and scenery. Incredible food and very welcoming and friendly staff. Look forward to our next visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marc M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been visiting St Nectans since 2011, it is a place I will return to over and over in all seasons. A faerie wonderland of magic and nature's wild power. The waterfall is a very special and powerful place, set in gorgeous secluded woodlands, it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RedWitchAvalon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful if muddy walk beside a gurgling stream. Definatly not suitable for the frail or unsteady on their feet. Very well worth the moderately energetic walk up to the falls. A warm cafe sits at the top of the rise. Take sensible shoes but if...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lesleyhaigh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn't know what to expect on arriving here for the first time, but what a fantastic discovery . surrounded by the wonderful chaos of nature but able to enjoy it on well-maintained footpaths and stairs . and what a welcome ! in fact we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank micw533
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This little place is beautifully tucked away! The waterfalls are amazing and as we went in November we were the only ones there! The lady also gave my dad free admission as she seen the it was his birthday! You also get to take dogs...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hayley_lv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited St Nectans Glen and found it fascinating and beautiful. The waterfall and surrounding areas are simply stunning and tranquil. The cafe is very good for coffee and food after all the walking!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Parko79
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a wondefull walk through this beautiful Glen with tea and cake at the end, but 6 pound per adult was just too much for me. Would still recommend the walk and cafe. Enough sign who would need more they would spoil it. The only...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank priceylad30
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is such a lovely place with beautiful woods to walk through and the river tumbling down the valley. The waterfall is stunning and well worth the entry fee. We wore hiking boots but wellies are really ideal to cross the river and get to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place to visit and a surprise when you get there ... there’s a shop and a cafe and a well organised route to see the falls. Really beautiful well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 863lynf
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Well worth the visit with the children from teenagers to a two year old. It is a long trek from the car park to the main reception area. However the views and scenery as well as the tranquility is bar none. Once you pay for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Sue E
20 August 2018|
Response from bellevueace | Reviewed this property |
No its a walk of about a mile through a wooded valley with a climb up some uneven rather steep steps. What other people have done is contact the site directly and they have given people in your position a lift up in the land... More
Jenny J
22 July 2018|
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Response from Gavin C | Reviewed this property |
Not deep enough to paddle, let alone swim.
Hairstyle M
21 December 2017|
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Response from lynn s | Reviewed this property |
This time of year very very muddy. If you don't mind carrying her most of the way ,but it is or seems a lot longer than it says ,I personnly would take children of that age or the elderly