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Wonderful views

It’s only a small national trust property but the views are fantastic. The staff were welcoming and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
A9889
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London, United Kingdom
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Really Nice NT Place

The walk around this Natunal Trust site is really lovely. the Round house maybe the focal point but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
michaely416
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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The Round House 15 The Kymin | The Kymin, Monmouth NP25 3SF, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s only a small national trust property but the views are fantastic. The staff were welcoming and informative, and there’s also plenty of information boards inside the roundhouse. There’s no facilities here but there’s plenty of free parking and it’s a lovely place to go...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The walk around this Natunal Trust site is really lovely. the Round house maybe the focal point but the countryside landscape is superb.

Thank michaely416
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Now our new screen shot, fantastic view over the city below. Lovely open walks and historic area, dating back to the 1200's

Thank CLIVE P
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing view!! Very steep and narrow road up to the top but worth it! Lovely walks defo worth a drive or hike!!

Thank Amiharris
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

A bit tricky to navigate the hill up, not much to see but a bit of history all the same, however the view is to die for, fantastic

Thank Mark O
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We didn't mean to go here on the day, but we spotted National Trust sign and drove off the main road. Guessing at the next turn that it was up the hill (it wasn't signposted) we followed our noses up and up until we reached...More

2  Thank dick h
Reviewed July 30, 2018

The road approach is steep and care must be taken. There is plenty of parking at the top. We visited the naval temple and went on to the Round House. Built for gentlemen of Monmouth to dine with great views of the town. Nelson visited...More

1  Thank daviesjr
Reviewed July 29, 2018

I walked up the zig-zag track my maps sent me on. Not that high climb but quite steep. Considering my knee I walked down on the car road. Some of the track is in the woods (quite interesting 5.30 am with an overactive imagination) and...More

1  Thank Ann V
Reviewed July 15, 2018

The approach from the road is by a very narrow winding steep lane - treat with care. At the top there is more than adequate parking. We walked past the Naval Temple to the house which was unfortunately closed. The views from here on a...More

1  Thank LightAleCavalier
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit you can drive or walk up sadly the building was closed both times we went but the views are well worth it. We saw many eagles

1  Thank lmm504171
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