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Caernarfon Castle

Caernarfon Castle Castle Ditch | Pendeitsh, Caernarfon LL55 2AY, Wales
+44 1286 677617
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Wales' most famous and attractive castle, built in 1284.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Caernarfon Castle Castle Ditch | Pendeitsh, Caernarfon LL55 2AY, Wales
+44 1286 677617
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I'm always slightly worried about taking the family to castles as I'm worried that they will quickly get bored. This certainly was the case at Caernarfon Castle! The amount of the castle you can explore is vast and the kids found it a wonderful adventure....More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love visite the castle very old but still in very good condition, I spend over 4 hours to see everything, but some people can do in 2 hours. Beautiful place for pictures I took over 500 and learned a lot about Welsh history, once...More

Thank Jesse R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our first visit to the area my wife's family originally came from the area, And we decide while we were in the area to visit Caernarfon Castle what a great piece of history. As an added bonus my farther served in the 2nd world war...More

Thank PJD794
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you're travelling to North Wales then the castle is definitely worth a visit and chances are you will have a really good time. For us, however, it wasn't a place we'll be looking to return to any time soon. Don't get me wrong, Caernarfon...More

Thank Tom N
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an amazing castle and so full of history. If you're a photographer you will get some great pics and the view from the top is awesome. Take your time and explore.

Thank Nalpick
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great morning exploring Caernarfon castle - a big castle with interesting history in a lovely little town.

Thank jasmine j
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We toured the castle early in the morning and were very impressed with the entire experience. I got some beautiful photos! We highly recommend it to everyone!

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited this majestic castle when I traveled to North Wales on March of 2017. I made lots of rounds and saw some very nice places. But this castle was something really impressive! It carries lots of history within its walls and it is very...More

Thank George E
Reviewed 5 days ago

I particularly liked the military museum here and the exhibit they have that shows the importance of the various Kings and political figures of Wales. Great history lesson!

Thank Lucinda D
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the castle with 2 children aged 4 and 7 years and they a had a great time. It can be a little worrying in places with the steep staircases to the top levels, and lots of possible drops, especially with a 4 year...More

Thank Joanne B
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Paul H
9 October 2017|
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Response from Mike D | Reviewed this property |
My daughter is 7 and she loved in. Lots of steps to go up and down so maybe hard work keeping tight hold of them as some tight spiral stone staircases that were difficult to use.
16 August 2017|
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Response from Mystery S | Reviewed this property |
hi....I didn't see any in there, just checked Google and it seems the answer is no unfortunately
3 August 2017|
Response from The_Champignons |
A renewing English Heritage membership card gets you in for free.