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The Hall at Abbey-Cwm-Hir

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Address: The Hall Abbey-Cwm-Hir, Llandrindod Wells LD1 6PH, Wales
Phone Number: +44 1597 851727
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The Hall is a 52 roomed, Grade 11* Gothic Revival mansion, standing in 12...

The Hall is a 52 roomed, Grade 11* Gothic Revival mansion, standing in 12 acres of gardens near Llandrindod Wells in Mid Wales. The Hall offers tours to the public. The tours combine outstanding architecture, stunning interiors, thousands of collectable items and beautiful grounds. The gardens include a walled garden, woodland walks, a lake and waterfall, lawns, terraces and courtyards. From 1st November each year, all 52 rooms are decorated to individual themes for Christmas.

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A wonderful place, all rooms decorated for Christmas. Paul was a very good speaker and explained everything very well. We had a lot of fun, it's such an amazing place and the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Llangynidr, United Kingdom
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Llangynidr, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A wonderful place, all rooms decorated for Christmas. Paul was a very good speaker and explained everything very well. We had a lot of fun, it's such an amazing place and the number of items extraordinary. Can't recommend it enough for a great day. Looking forward to seeing the gardens in the Spring.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantactic house which has been fully restored. Some great collections. And a very enjoyable guided tour around the house by the owner.

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Milford Haven, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Hall at Abbey-Cwm-Hir is the most tastefully restored and exquisitely decorated house I have ever visited. The attention to detail is amazing and Victoria's designs and touches are breathtaking. Our guide was Julie who was knowledgeable, relaxed and very interesting. There were no areas cordoned off and no Do Not TOUCH signs. The Christmas decorations were the best ever... More 

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Cheshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this is a absolute gem to visit. Abbey cwm hir takes Christmas to another level. The hall is beautifully decorated. The tour is very informative and very humorous. Do not miss a trip to this hall.....

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Thank rugbyleaguefan
Builth Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

An assault on the senses. I have been five times to this house, and on each visit I see something that I missed on the time before. The spring and summer visits are wonderful but for sheer exuberance, go at Christmas time. I guarantee even Mr. Scrooge would be converted! As for Paul (Mr Selfridge springs to mind) he is... More 

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Cowbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing place! What lovely hosts - Paul's tour was fascinating and entertaining (despite the jokes - ha, ha, ha). We were a group of six from Cardiff who drove up to this beautiful house on a stunning crisp and cold day to enjoy a unique and brilliant tour of the house which was decorated fro Christmas. When I... More 

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Thank Car N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful setting,great host Paul, quirky beautiful house with colourful,theatrical christmas decorations well well worth a visit! Will return in summer when gardens open....great day out to get you in the festive mood

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the Hall with friends after seeing this on a TV show. Not one thing has been missed in this historic, collector and crafter's paradise. From the moment we walked in to the moment we walked out we were amazed by the collections, atmosphere and welcome. Paul, the host is a genial gent and his wife and her helpers are... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited many attractions all over the world I personally found this to be the best ever, the attention to detail is outstanding, the hosts are charming and charismatic. Excellent value for money and sure it will be equally beautiful and interesting at other times of the year, can't wait to find out!

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Ross-on-Wye
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As described during our visit! Actually, it was a superb day out. The detail was amazing, and the work done over the last 19 years was unbelievable. Hats off to Paul and his good lady. This is truly a one-of-a-kind place to visit. The love lavished on this house is apparent in every inch of the building. Paul was a... More 

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