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Conwy Castle

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Built in the late 13th century and reputed to be haunted by a past resident, this picturesque castle was built for King Edward I and is a perfect example of the "concentric castle" design.
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Conwy Castle Rose Hill Street, Conwy LL32 8LD, Wales
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All reviews information boards well worth a visit guide book north wales amazing views couple of hours gift shop town walls entrance fee car park walk around young children surrounding area great place to visit sunny day suspension bridge plas mawr
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the castle in January it cost us £9.50 each to get into the castle, there is lots of interesting facts about the castle as you go around. There are lots of steps around the castle which will keep you fit but they are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Athill
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A lovely place at a very reasonable price and kept on good order. Spent several hours exploring and looking round the place definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Preston248
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the castle with my wife today what a great structure walls are still up and you can walk along the battlements and see the original suspension bridge and gate house. Conwy town is also worth a walk round with lovely little shops and local...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank debranalanj
Reviewed 1 week ago

nice place to visit, we came here for a couple of hours, its only about 15 minutes on the bus, and 10 minutes by car, good place to walk around.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank susandarbyshire40
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Conwy is my favourite Castle as lots to see and do. I particularly love the walks on the walls. Fab views. A must!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank cassiejan7
Reviewed 1 week ago

The castle is an amazing place to visit, it has that wow factor! If like me you have vertigo then be warned it can be a little scary when on top of the turrets, but worth it for the views. The castle and walls need...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank millieashton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A good experience although I was disappointed that there was no audio guide to help to visualise and interpret the remains and a lack of artists impressions of vanished structures. Liked the model in the shop that went a way to correct the other lacks....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 461philipw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful piece of history! Loved the entrance and the information given. Shop is lovely and many places to explore throughout.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DiscordiaStrife
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant free event, Santa arrived up on the walkway to wish all the children a merry Christmas called out all the local schools which made it very personal to the children. Then a great firework display, best I have seen for years. The atmosphere was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pat M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Conwy Castle with my husband, grandaughter (10) and a friend. It was a trip to end our year and blow away the cobwebs. My only frustration was lack of toilet facilities. The car parks toilets are locked and looked like they had been...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jane E
August 25, 2018|
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Response from Udi S | Reviewed this property |
you don't have coffee shop in the castle. but there is one in the visitor centre. bit don't forget that the castle is in the centre of the town so there are a lot of options for a cofee break
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Heather B
April 17, 2018|
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Response from OLD-KAKS | Reviewed this property |
As above have said - 2 hours at least as the views are great and lots to see in grounds of castle. But can easily fit both in on same day :)
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Zahida P
April 4, 2018|
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Response from lisagriffwood | Reviewed this property |
As you drive over the bridge into Conwy and get to the castle turn left at the roundabout which takes you under some of the castles bridges (it’s very narrow). Then take the first road on the left which runs alongside the... More
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