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We went there specifically for the machines, the larger ones operate buy a key you hire. Was told the last one got broken so we were not able to operate them. Come on this is your attraction not the cafe you only seem interested in....More
The visitor centre was absolutely lovely and I'd highly recommend it to anyone with little kids! There's a garden filled with rabbits which you can go out and feed and loads of cool little trinkets inside the cafe/centre
We went here for Sunday lunch as we were staying nearby however, they weren't doing it as I was told it got too hot in the Summer months. There was a fascinating display of mechanical toys which the children seemed to enjoy and which you...More
The mechanical toys here are fascinating and very entertaining. Everyone also go out and feed the rabbits.
For the first time today we used the play barn which is a super space but was sadly spoiled by 4 unsupervised girls who were not in the...More
Travelling from Llandudno to Cardiff down the A470 saw some lights on in a cafe and pulled in for a coffee. What a fabulous surprise.
My partner and I are in our 60's but are kids at heart, and walking into this place was magical,...More
My three grandchildren aged 4, 2 and 9 months were visiting and this is the only place for miles around which has soft play facilities. We were so glad we came. It's well worth visiting for the wonderful automata alone but there is also the...More
Dropped in here with family and young children for a break on our return journey.
The models ( machinations ) are great fun for all ages and the play room is great for the kids too.
Cafe food was fine but the service was a...More
Collette S, Manager at Machinations Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2016
Thank you, you are quite right in the issue of training of new staff, we appreciate your patience as we all have to start some where.