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Tretower Castle & Court

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Visited the Castle and the house the house is fantastic and well worth a visit The custodians are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Q9961UOdavids
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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STUNNING and DOG FRIENDLY

Well what a super place to visit , this is a stunning castle ruin with attached court house that... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Alimoore51
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Woking, United Kingdom
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A dedicated follower of fashion For over 900 years Tretower Court and Castle has been altered, adjusted and adapted. Much of this was done to keep up with style, fashion and the tastes of the time. The Picards and the Vaughans who lived here were...more
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Powys, Tretower, Crickhowell | near Crickhowell, Tretower, Brecon Beacons National Park SO 184 212, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Castle and the house the house is fantastic and well worth a visit The custodians are excellent and will answer all your questions and the lay out of the rooms is excellent

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Reviewed 11 October 2018

Well what a super place to visit , this is a stunning castle ruin with attached court house that has been partially & perfectly restored to its former glory , well worth a visit . The sheep grazing in the nearby paddock add to the...More

Thank Alimoore51
Reviewed 10 October 2018

My dog, Marley and I visited this castle today and spent a happy hour wandering around the court and the castle. There was a very warm welcome from the ticket office with lots of details given about the history of the court and the best...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We debated whether to go or not, but so glad we did! A fascinating visit in a stunning location. Particularly enjoyed the 1470s great hall. Don't pass this place by!

Thank Ewan B
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful location, warm welcome and both a castle ruin and an intriguing manor house to wander around makes a very nice visit. Well worth visiting.

Thank alang684
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Visited as a Cadw member as we were in the vicinity anyway. What a fabulous piece of history tucked away! The house is a gem with proper usable rooms throughout that you're encouraged to touch, feel and pick up artefacts and props. Beautifully restored it's...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I don’t think We have ever been greeted with so much enthusiasm and knowledge of the site that we were visiting It is quite a wonderful ruin and an amazing tower and the house is undoubtedly the best bit Really well worth a visit

Thank colina919
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We went on a whim and had a wonderful time. The house is beautifully restored the staff really lovely and very dog friendly if you can go and visit

Thank Tricia F
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great visit, we received a lovely welcome from staff who pointed us towards the castle via the beautifully maintained gardens. The villa itself is wonderful as you really get a feel for what it would have been like to live there due...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This is a long house and castle near to Crickhowell and Brecon, well worth a visit. Structure of building is very impressive.

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