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A stunning place for a wedding

My daughter and her fiancé who was a local chose this beautiful place for their wedding. They hired... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2017
Shaen F
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Small, but nice view

Small ruins, 5 minutes to see everything. When we went it was really rainy, but still nice view to... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2017
bfanett
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

My daughter and her fiancé who was a local chose this beautiful place for their wedding. They hired the neighboring field to erect a marquee which meant the whole event happened at and next to be castle. It was a magical day - the Welsh...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2017

Small ruins, 5 minutes to see everything. When we went it was really rainy, but still nice view to the river. Don't miss once you are there. Walk through the stepping stones, take a few pictures. A nice half an hour with family and friends.

Thank bfanett
Reviewed August 13, 2017

The castle has a spectacular view of the river. It feels quite safe for children to run about. Below it are stepping stones which take you on a walk to Merthyr Mawr village and the pretty church there. This is a good afternoon's fun. We...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

There aint much too ogmore castle in all fairness. A small castle that is mostly ruins. There is a small car park but open to flooding.

Thank richiej1984
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

We've been to castle ruins... we all have, but for some reason this feels a little different. The setting transforms you to the past where you can imagine ladies in linen and men in amour. We walked around the outside, stormed the castle and freed...More

Thank OneManSaid
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

This was a pure delight. The castle ruins are situated by a river there are horses roaming around loose. It's really beautiful. Don't visit here without time to really relax and enjoy perfect peace and relaxation. There is a walk across stepping stones to other...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Loved this little castle. What a beautiful area. With its stepping stones across the river you would think you were on a film set. Highly recommend seeing this lovely historical place.

Thank FrancescaWar
Reviewed July 2, 2017

We walked around and found the information boards very informative.Lovely setting and we relaxed for awhile just taking in the view .

Thank thepipefishfans
Reviewed June 28, 2017

the footprint of the castle can still be seen, saw some large tents which i hear can be hired from a local farmer

Thank penny m
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Nice to see the ruins of the castle doesn't take long to see it but near the stables and stepping stones

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