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Llansteffan Castle

Llansteffan, Wales
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King of the castle

Fabulous views over the estuary to Worm's Head and the Gower, a stunning castle with climeable... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Oswestry, United Kingdom
Lovely historic ruins

This was a big surprise as its free and really interesting with a great view and u can climb the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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“free entry” (7 reviews)
Llansteffan, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fabulous views over the estuary to Worm's Head and the Gower, a stunning castle with climeable towers and excellent ruins.

Thank bronniehen
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a big surprise as its free and really interesting with a great view and u can climb the tower even though the site is nt manned

Thank 101sheriff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the beach as a family and as you drive towards the beach the castle seems quite imposing. Strangely you can't really see it from the beach. I persuaded the family (grumpy teen and bouncy 8 year old) to visit the castle. There was...More

Thank ClareNield
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The climb up the hill is really well worth it, there are fantastic views over the beach and beyond and a really surprisingly intact Castle with more than one floor to adventure up

Thank gary m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its well worth the effort to climb up the steep hill from the village to visit the castle. It stands high above the river and the sea in a great position. From the ruined towers you can look out over the coast in all directions...More

Thank David Thomas P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've never been here before but we managed to find a good day in February. The work up there may be a little challenging for the less fit but it is definitely worth it. An ideal place to teach children how old castles when used,...More

Thank 286DanC
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This place is my haven when I need a walk, views, fresh air. Free admission and parking at the beach, Ice cream chips and tea, perfect place

Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 9 July 2017

It is not the best, most intact castle but what you get is very good for nothing. We included this in a tour & walks taking in sites with historic interest from Amroth, Roche (a pile of stones/bricks) Laugharne. I was surprised how much remains....More

Thank Arthur G
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Llansteffan beach and castle provide a great day out for FREE! The ruined castle is a short walk from the free beachside car park (toilets free but not the best!) and has wonderful views of the Towy estuary and beyond. Watching the little train run...More

Thank mandm612
Reviewed 30 June 2017

There is a steep walk up,to the castle from the car park but the view is worth it. Stunning views over the estuary and an interesting little castle.

Thank ShellyWelly84
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Julia W
15 November 2016|
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Response from CelticWarrior1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's open all year and well worth a visit