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great mural

Worthwhile coming here just to see the Whistler Mural let alone all the other marvels. The hose had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chepstow, United Kingdom
Must see Rex Whistler mural

The Pagets - the Marquesses (?) of Anglesey - are the occupants of this property - now in the hands... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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“rex whistler”(185 reviews)
“national trust”(127 reviews)
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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
Llanfairpwllgwyngyll LL61 6DQ, Wales
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All reviews rex whistler national trust dining room menai straits nt property whistler mural well worth a visit red squirrels nt members interesting house family history adventure playground rhododendron garden stately home frisbee golf gardens are lovely stunning views
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Worthwhile coming here just to see the Whistler Mural let alone all the other marvels. The hose had a homely feel, you could imagine living here. We loved walking around the grounds and managed to see red squirrels.

Thank colaradopam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Pagets - the Marquesses (?) of Anglesey - are the occupants of this property - now in the hands of the National Trust. The present Marquis still lives there, it's interesting, however, how there's almost no information on the Marquis 2-3-4 - all much...More

Thank GaddisGadabout
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had food in the outer cafe we found out later there's on inside ......poor waitress was on her own trying to do everything ....things weren't available that were on the menu . NT need to get their act together and look after staff poor...More

Thank Melshelley2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really scenic views across to Snowdonia - and the grounds and house are beautiful. Shame about the rig/platform in the Menai Straits - detracts heavily. There were some beautiful trees and colours to be seen, with the last of the autumn leaves. Really helpful and...More

Thank Harrison-F-Carter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is a good visitor centre with a cafe at the entrance or you can use the cafe next to the house. The grounds are good for walking and seeing red squirrels. They go down to the waterside with views over the Menai Strait to...More

Thank TerryJ278
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The house is situated on the shore of the Menai Straits and the views across to the mainland are fantastic. The house itself is well presented and interesting with exhibits about the family who owned it and historical events such as the battle of Trafalgar....More

Thank MeridianManchester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great place for a long walk with the family. Whilst you are not allowed in the small formal garden you are allowed in the grounds there are loads of trails and walks by the banks Menai straits. Plus you can go all day any...More

1  Thank Baileythedoodlepics
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Went in for lunch the sandwiches looked awful so we had soup it came with a slice and half of bread 1butter pack. The restaurant was very untidy and staff were just wearing normal clothing no inform not even an apron. It was a total...More

1  Thank pebee2014
Reviewed 1 November 2018

We spent a lovely afternoon touring this 18th century house, it currently has the work of Rex whistler displayed in relation to its remodelled interior, not to be confused with James McNeill Whistler (unrelated) as I did to my embarrassment. The real draw to this...More

Thank PBriff
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Being National Trust members, we are regulars at Plas Newydd and there is something different to see and do in each season of the year. In the Springtime a walk to the Rhododendron Garden is lovely. In the Summer months there’s lots of activities for...More

Thank Therese D
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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
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.
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