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Only a short review for a change, but the fact that we returned yet again to Plas Newydd shows... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
csit22
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Manchester UK
Fabulous gardens and views

Fabulous gardens, lovely walks and lots of interesting views from the grounds - dogs are not... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sue H
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Telford
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Home of the Marquess of Anglesey, with spectacular views of Snowdonia.Set on the shores of the Menai Strait amidst breathtakingly beautiful scenery, this elegant house was redesigned by James Wyatt in the 18th century. The 1930s restyled interior is...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Only a short review for a change, but the fact that we returned yet again to Plas Newydd shows that in our mind it is worth visiting more than once. The house is so well preserved and the contents so well displayed and laid out,...More

Thank csit22
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fabulous gardens, lovely walks and lots of interesting views from the grounds - dogs are not allowed in the house, but it was worth going to walk around the gardens - lovely day and lots of interesting plants and trees

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place to visit. The gardens are beautiful, very well kept and imaginative. The arboretum is impressive. The setting is stunning with beautiful views across the Menai Straits. We ate lunch in the restaurant, it was busy and staff were struggling a bit, apparently they...More

Thank 2015Denisett
Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved the history of the house, how it was centred around one of the ancestor’s childhood experiences of living there. The gardens are just superb with fabulous views.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great views across the Menai Straits. Well tended gardens and an impressive arboretum. Today's extra was a sun filled cafe courtyard. Delightful, well worth a visit.

Thank MandJNottingham
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited Plas Newydd, a National Trust property, situated on the north bank of the Menai Strait in early September. It is the ancestral home of the Marquesses of Anglesey and is actually occupied by the current family. A number of rooms...More

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Plas Newydd whilst on holiday. It is a beautifully situated Manor House with lovely views of the Menai Straits and Snowdonia. There are some beautiful terraced gardens and lovely parkland walks, plus two cafes. Home of the Maquis of Anglesey( the first...More

Thank Mickletonians
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the option to look around the grounds only, i.e. didn't go into the house itself, and still spent over 4 hours there. Stunning location right on the Menai Straight, and the beautiful weather helped. Highly recommended.

Thank Merman58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant time enjoying the views of the Menai Strait and exploring the interesting mansion. Very informative guides bring the family house alive, especially Rex Whistler's mural with its symbolism and humour. Particularly enjoyed the link with the theatre towards the end of the tour. Lots...More

Thank Paul N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here for a few years running now and every time we come we learn something new about the place and the family who have lived and still reside here amazing stuff who are happy to share the stories and information about the...More

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Heather B
18 April 2018|
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Response from Patsy H | Reviewed this property |
Checkout opening times, they are all very close to each other. Plas Newydd house a must, the Trompe-l'œil is a must to see. Sea Zoo is next door to Angelsey Sea Salt I'd visit this instead of the railway station as it's a... More
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Pete E
17 June 2016|
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Response from Iwan E | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are more than welcome in the grounds on short leads. Everywhere except children's play areas, the house and terraced garden.
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angus r
29 August 2015|
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Response from StuB62 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, For confirmation I have just been on their website and it states: 1. Designated mobility parking in main car park. Drop-off point 2. Buggy shuttle service for visitors with reduced mobility (subject to availability) 3... More
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