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A Wonderful discovery

What a wonderful discovery ,we found Ty Mawr Wybrnant hidden away only to find a truly fascinating... read more

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Doha, Qatar
Great Experience

This is only a small property but is truly fascinating to visit. The building and its contents are... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
West Midlands UK
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Penmachno, Snowdonia National Park LL25 0HJ, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a wonderful discovery ,we found Ty Mawr Wybrnant hidden away only to find a truly fascinating place to discover. Great history and the guide was very informative.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 458Kim
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This is only a small property but is truly fascinating to visit. The building and its contents are authentic and provide a wonderful insight to life in a 16th century house. The highlight however is provided by the guide who is both knowledgeable and enthusiastic...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

I take my parents to there as vocation, the small village is nice, pretty environment. Locals really friendly. The host of our cottage is really warm heart. Highly recommended, will come back again

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

My husband was really hesitant on visiting here, believing it to be just a stone house with nothing of any interest. I found him after being here almost 2 hours eating his words! The gentleman who shared the history of Ty Mawr with us really...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Yes it is true that there is no cafe, yes the drive to the house is down a long single track lane which can be 'interesting' to navigate and yes it is quite a small property but put this property right to the top of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
5  Thank richard g
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We had wanted to visit Ty Mawr Wybrnant for a number of years and have finally managed to do so. What a wonderful place this is, a real hidden gem in a stunning location. The guide was brilliant and brought the whole history of the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Steven C
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Our children were genuinely spellbound as the guide transported them back to the Tudor times with the most engaging visit to a NT property I have ever enjoyed. The guide was so enthusiastic and informative. He possesses an incredible talent for making history come alive...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank simberella
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Whilst nothing of huge note architecturally or even in terms of the location, this tiny National Trust property absolutely came alive with the charming, informative and genuinely interesting chap who greeted us - the best NT guide I've ever come across: make sure you talk...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank PriceTheOrgan
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This is the smallest NT my wife and I have ever visited. That said it's packed with character and it's past is brought to life with enthusiasm and humour by the resident caretaker. Worth a visit to meet him alone. Set in beautiful surroundings it's...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Richard D
Reviewed 31 July 2017

If like me, you don’t do religion and as an Englishman find the Welsh language distant or think this place might be dull, think again… The ‘big house’ is profoundly precious to the UK and well worth a detour. It’s beautiful, remote and atmospheric. The...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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glenis p
23 August 2018|
Response from jcody58 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah ....as long as they don’t bite.... lol