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The castle was cheap to enter as we are OAPs and all was well maintained (grass and steps etc). A... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Smithsandafriend
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Beautiful castle with a view that's worth the wow!

Found this gem but accident as driving past whilst staying in pendine sands and wow so glad we did... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
Tammytms
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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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Think Laugharne, think Dylan Thomas. A bittersweet love affair between townsfolk and resident poet, conducted via prickly poems and supremely clever short stories. Think Laugharne, think castle too. The magnificent medieval castle turned Tudor...more
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All reviews dylan thomas summer house well worth a visit overlooking the estuary car park writing room lovely walk fabulous views stunning location walk around great visit sunny day historical information english heritage members surrounding area steep steps gift shop
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

The castle was cheap to enter as we are OAPs and all was well maintained (grass and steps etc). A warm welcome and small but well stocked shop for little ones (activity sheets being used by 5-9yo) and Halloween activities planned for welsh half term....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Smithsandafriend
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Found this gem but accident as driving past whilst staying in pendine sands and wow so glad we did! The second we turned the corner on the road and saw the castle and view we knew we had to stop to see it fully. And...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tammytms
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We have just visited Pembrokeshire for a week with our 2 dogs and enjoyed a few of the castles. Sadly Laugharne Castle was not one of them as it is not dog riendly ( Pembroke castle went out of their way to welcome them- even...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We were staying in Laugharne for a couple of days and visited the castle which dominates the town. It has excellent views of the beautiful estuary and the town itself. Although small in size it more than makes up for in atmosphere especially if you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank shirlloyd
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We parked down near the estuary and walked the short distance to the castle. It is managed by Cadw, so free to English Heritage members. The ticket office and shop was well stocked with a good range of items. The lady was very friendly and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jan T
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Beautiful view from the tower well kept grounds. Can be viewed in 1/2 your but there is lots to do in the surrounding area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JacRey18
Reviewed 25 September 2018

I really loved this little castle, steeped in history with a little quiz ideal for our 5 yr old to keep her interested despite the rain. Friendly staff in gift shop. Nice memories. Steep steps to tower consistent with old ruins.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tynl0n
Reviewed 21 September 2018

A good place to visit for those who like History; Famous Places/People; sea views, and wildlife. (I was able to add to my yearly bird count!)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David R
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Great walk - fully dog friendly, ignore the anticipated 1.7mile distance as it is further than this to walk the whole Dylan Thomas route and there is a very large hill to climb but overall a very nice walk, great views.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gemma R
Reviewed 6 September 2018

A little disappointing when we visited. Not much of a castle left. Lovely walk around Laugharne. Sandy walks to lovely eateries.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kerry D
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Response from salarsson | Reviewed this property |
Wrong app, buddy!
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Response from 62enida | Reviewed this property |
I have reread my review of Laugharne Castle and I did not say it was free entrance to the Castle , you must be mixing me up with someone else , E P Adams
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