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Gwili Pottery

Bronwydd Road | Pontarsais, Carmarthen SA32 7DU, Wales
+44 1267 253449
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Placed in serenity, beautiful work to see

Worth a visit up a lovely path with stunning views, the workshop are is tiny and not in action when... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2018
awayfromhome1970
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London, United Kingdom
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Lovely place to shop and browse

The car park gives gorgeous views over the valley which is a very nice way to start your visit... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2018
AncientD
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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Bronwydd Road | Pontarsais, Carmarthen SA32 7DU, Wales
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit up a lovely path with stunning views, the workshop are is tiny and not in action when I visited. The pottery was beautiful but pricey, even the “seconds” slightly damaged items were pricy! I know it’s individual work but overly expensive (in...More

Thank awayfromhome1970
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

The car park gives gorgeous views over the valley which is a very nice way to start your visit. All the pots here are hand painted and it is lovely to see them being worked in the studio. Easy to spend and hour looking round...More

Thank AncientD
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

A group of friends spent the afternoon painting pottery, you can choose what you want to paint from a fabulous selection. We took a picnic and had a brilliant, creative and therapeutic time. Would highly recommend it!

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Reviewed September 22, 2017

Lovely little workshop where you can make/throw a pot or sit and decorate pottery. Also watch artists at work making items. A lovely little shop & display showing really interesting and different pottery all kinds of prices. Not really suitable for young children or less...More

Thank Hexter
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Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful visit to Gwili Pottery. My 5 month old put footprints on a bowl and my 2 year old son decorated a mug. The staff were brilliant and put finishing touches to their designs and made them into pieces of art! It...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2017

The pottery is all completely handmade. There are wide variations in the size of the items in the same design although the clay for each is weighed. The designs are mainly brightly coloured and unique to Gwilli Pottery. It is best to choose your pottery...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

Always wanted to have a go at making my own pottery, rainy day on holiday and this place was amazing. Very patient and friendly staff and some beautiful ceramics to look at. Can't wait to return to paint them and see how they faired in...More

Thank Joanna S
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blodwen5, Owner at Gwili Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2017

Thank you 😃 We enjoyed your visit 😃

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Reviewed June 17, 2017

Nice little pottery producing affordable pots, vases, plates etc. All decorated by hand with the mother and daughter decorators on site to welcome visitors.

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Reviewed May 3, 2017

We were staying nearby and saw the sign to Gwili Pottery a few times while driving by and decided to take a look. The location is beautiful, in the pretty village of Pontarsais, with lovely views to open fields and a little lake. Once you...More

Thank Shaked007
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Reviewed December 3, 2016

Visiting family in Wales was made even more special by a trip to one of my favourite potteries. My sister in law had combined our trip with a morning of pottery painting, and I can recommend this activity to all ages. On our visit there...More

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kianjack
July 25, 2016|
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Response from blodwen3010 | Property representative |
Hi, im sorry but we don't do that. We are a commercial pottery with our own potters making stock all of the time. We may do a couple of day courses during the summer holidays if we have the time to stop production for a... More
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