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Beaumaris Castle

Castle Street, Beaumaris LL58 8AP, Wales
+44 1248 810361
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The real deal!

Want to visit a real castle....one that was actually built to be a defensive bastion and to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
og84
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Great Castle

Whilst on a family holiday in North Wales for a week we decided to have a drive across to Anglesey... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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A World Heritage Site, Beaumaris Castle has a perfect concentric design, is surrounded by a water moat, and has stunning views over the Menai straits and Snowdonia mountain range.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Castle Street, Beaumaris LL58 8AP, Wales
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Want to visit a real castle....one that was actually built to be a defensive bastion and to dominate its hinterland? Beaumaris is such a place, its not a manor house built to resemble a castle. It is in ruins, but more than enough remains to...More

Thank og84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst on a family holiday in North Wales for a week we decided to have a drive across to Anglesey and visit Beaumaris. Love to explore the medieval ruins of castles all across the UK with our young children, there is always an adventure round...More

Thank Dankatem31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a fine sunny day and enjoyed every minute of exploring the castle. There is great access to the 'in wall' passage ways and many of the rooms and towers have access. There are good display boards that link to the Cadw web...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a couple of hours wandering around (playing hide and seek knights and dragons with our 3 year old) this fantastic castle. So many nooks and crannies to explore, great views from the top and an excellent place to wear our energetic children. Unfortunately...More

Thank Pedders901
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spectacular castle, even though it was not completed. Just feel that there could be a bit more info and better presented. Perhaps a route showing the points of interest/existing info boards (might also help traffic flow on busy days), guided tours by local volunteers (might...More

Thank richardcI9593JM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking through the railings just doesn’t do justice to the scale of the this building. It is more than worth the entry price - even my silly teenagers were impressed!

Thank MrsKBatley_WestYorks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting but small castle. . a very good place to visit if weather good. based in a very nice part of Anglesea.

Thank john B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the castle on new Year’s eve to watch the firework display. We had a lovely evening and Beaumaris itself is a great place to spend the day. Great shops and loads to do

Thank Aitch48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We struggled to find solid information about whether this was suitable for our three-year-old, but went for it and it was a great day out. It's really well done. There is a short film detailing the castles history, you have the chance to dress up,...More

Thank rylandjames
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of Edward I's ring of steel. Lots of walls and towers to climb. Great for kids of all ages with lots of activities to learn how the castle was built. The chapel is pretty much finished and has wonderful acoustics. Park in one of...More

Thank Sam3314
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Dogperson05
25 October 2016|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall seeing any shaded car parks I'm afraid.
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Suzannejayne1066
15 August 2016|
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Response from Isobel E | Reviewed this property |
No I'm afraid it is only assistance dogs who are allowed in.
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Kenneth O
9 August 2015|
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Response from Cadw_Wales | Property representative |
Hi there Admission prices are as follows Adult - £5.25 Family - £15.75* Senior citizens, students and children under 16 - £3.90 Disabled and companion - Free: Regards Ceri
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