We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Caerphilly Mountain

Open Now: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Review Highlights
It's a small hill

Caerphilly mountain is great. But once you park at the car park it really is just a small hill. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
via mobile
Wonderful Walk

We often talk long walks here with our dogs and with family member from out of town. The view is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Caerphilly, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 293 reviews
All photos (49)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“snack bar”(36 reviews)
“burger”(31 reviews)
“stunning views”(16 reviews)
Open Now
Hours Today: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Mountain Road, Caerphilly CF83 1JA, Wales
Reviews (293)
Filter reviews
283 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews snack bar burger stunning views car park fresh air travellers rest great place to walk black cock cardiff city dog walkers nice walk cup of tea plenty of parking bonfire night easy parking fireworks display well worth a visit
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 283 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Caerphilly mountain is great. But once you park at the car park it really is just a small hill. The snack bar is super tasty though and the views are amazing. A great place to blow away the cobwebs and take in a spectacular view.

Thank undacovermutha
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We often talk long walks here with our dogs and with family member from out of town. The view is incredible of both Caerphilly and Cardiff in the distance.

Thank mollievicky
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Situated in the car park just on the left as you drive up through Caerphilly Town is the most amazing snack bar!!

Thank Christopher K
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

stunning views grill bar on the top with amazing food plus gruffalo trail for the children stunning walks amazing in nice weather

Thank Ami I
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Great views over Caerphilly, cardiff and bay and South Wales. Walk around the mountain not too difficult for all level ok walkers

Thank T6149WMpeterr
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We went for a day at Caerphilly mountain we had a good day walking had fun then we went to the shack you must go had the biggest burger I have ever seen really enjoyed it we went back nex day for chicken and salad...More

Thank graham m
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This is a mountain. It is in Caerphilly. You can climb it if you want to. You don't have to if you don't want to. If it's raining you'll get wet, if it's sunny then you won't.

3  Thank Joe H
Reviewed 10 July 2018

we love to go up to caerphily mountain the views on top are spectacular there is good car parking at the bottom of the mountain with a very nice cafe area for drinks and a meal we take our little west highland terrier with us...More

1  Thank Dillwyn C
Reviewed 28 June 2018

My gps took me over this route and what a magnificent surprise it was. Phenomenal views, sheep grazing alongside the road. A lovely experience.

1  Thank mal h
Reviewed 23 June 2018

First time at Caerphilly Mountain. We decided to walk across the Common first with my 11yr old son. A dog walking couple's unleashed dog (big dog) ran over to us and then jumped over me and my son. The owner called the dog back but...More

7  Thank Amanda B
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
New House Country Hotel
884 reviews
1.57 km away
Travelodge Caerphilly Hotel
321 reviews
1.81 km away
Manor Parc Country Hotel
184 reviews
2.38 km away
Premier Inn Caerphilly Crossways Hotel
423 reviews
3.03 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 98 nearby restaurants
398 reviews
1.16 km away
Grazing Ground
130 reviews
1.29 km away
The Black Cock Inn
592 reviews
1.16 km away
Casa Mia Restaurant and Cocktail Bar
157 reviews
1.41 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 27 nearby attractions
Caerphilly Castle
1,666 reviews
1.55 km away
Mountain View Ranch
387 reviews
1.59 km away
The Visitor Centre - Caerphilly
191 reviews
1.47 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Caerphilly Mountain staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines