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Kidwelly Castle

Castle Road | Kidwelly, Carmarthen SA17 5BQ, Wales
+44 1554 890104
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My Favourite castle

We have been going to kidwelly castle for a long time, It has everything you want in a castle to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alys S
Great Norman castle

This has to be one of the best castles in Wales to visit. The ruins are one of the most complete in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael W
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Castle Road | Kidwelly, Carmarthen SA17 5BQ, Wales
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+44 1554 890104
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to kidwelly castle for a long time, It has everything you want in a castle to explore. lovely little gift shop too. :)

Thank Alys S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has to be one of the best castles in Wales to visit. The ruins are one of the most complete in Wales. There are so many places to explore that it is easy to pass 2-3 hours there. A climb to the top of...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely castle and situated in a historic town. A lovely time there exploring history and climbing some narrow steps. Really enjoyed ourselves, took us about an hour or so as weather went the best. A little gift shop there too.

Thank grizzy85
Reviewed 1 week ago

The car park is very small with spaces for at best 20 cars, so that meant parking on one of the access roads. Entry for non Cadw members was £4 which appeared to be pretty good value at first viewing; however, it soon became clear...More

Thank Philip S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easily accessible from the main road in Kidwelly but the parking is quite restricted. The entrance charge was very reasonable and access to the castle and within is paved with grass surrounds. You can climb some towers and ramparts. Unfortunately, at the time of our...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Live not far from kidwelly had never been to castle been to others this was far the best I have been to .very nice staff . Fantastic views . Great for young children as well

Thank Nigel T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Parking opposite (off main road) free which is great - approx £12 per family entrance. We visited on a rare sunny day- everything was dry and could take steps up and down to all the various 'highlights' of the castle....whilst care needs to be taken...More

Thank thomasfamilySwansea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location on the river with good parking and lovely staff. Lovely castle with beautiful views. Lots of families there with children running around

Thank Loveday74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the first time to visit with my wife and young children. It has some great views. Children under 5 go in Free, plenty of room for children to run around, a few steep steps but highly worth going to the top and down...More

Thank stevedubs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the castle when it opened and had a wonderful time exploring with the castle to ourselves. We went with our young children and they love exploring the stair cases and towers. This was my husband's first experience of a welsh castle and he...More

Thank jempyUk
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dcss2017
14 July 2017|
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Response from Stephen C | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is.
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dannig75
3 June 2015|
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Response from Cadw_Wales | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. A family ticket for Kidwelly castle (which will permit entry for two adults and two children under 16) is £12.00. More information on ticket prices and site information can be found on the... More
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dannig75
3 June 2015|
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Response from Cadw_Wales | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Prices for Kidwelly Castle are as follows: Adult - £4.00 Family - £12.00* Senior citizens, students and children under 16 - £3.00 Disabled and companion - Am ddim/Free More information... More
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