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Pembroke Castle

Pembroke SA71 4LA, Wales
+44 1646 681510
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Gareth is awesome

Arrived and straight away joined the free tour with Gareth. From then we were shown the castle and... read more

Reviewed today
Richard K
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Just fantastic

Well first of all parking in the town is very cheep £1.50 for a full day. Entry into the castle... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Stevetc42
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“guided tour”(273 reviews)
“history teacher”(123 reviews)
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One of the most magnificent of Britain's castles is the "birth place of the Tudor Dynasty." You can climb the 80ft Great Keep, descend into a pre-historic cave and look down into a prisoner in a medieval dungeon. There is also a cafe and gift shop...more
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Pembroke SA71 4LA, Wales
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+44 1646 681510
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"guided tour"
in 273 reviews
"history teacher"
in 123 reviews
"free tour"
in 93 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 161 reviews
"henry vii"
in 77 reviews
"gift aid"
in 24 reviews
"falconry display"
in 31 reviews
"knight school"
in 23 reviews
"i've visited"
in 22 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 52 reviews
"guide book"
in 32 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 35 reviews
"few hours"
in 52 reviews
"lots of history"
in 28 reviews
"steeped in history"
in 20 reviews
"information boards"
in 21 reviews
"value for money"
in 56 reviews
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Reviewed today via mobile

Arrived and straight away joined the free tour with Gareth. From then we were shown the castle and told three incredible stories by Gareth regarding the creation of the castle, it’s role and also the involvement of Henry VII ! His knowledge is amazing and...More

Thank Richard K
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well first of all parking in the town is very cheep £1.50 for a full day. Entry into the castle it's very good value for money. So not a costly day out. The castle is excellent for all the family. I would recommend one of...More

Thank Stevetc42
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Reviewed yesterday

Carparking is a little confusing if you are visiting for the first time as it is out of sight from the castle, down a hill and a little walk away. You cannot see the castle from this car park at all but it is well...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Brilliant Castle - we arrived in time for the guided trip with David and he was brilliant. Really informative and interactive!

Thank OmnomnomFoodie
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What an amazing place. Alex, our guide was so informative. They wasn’t anything she didn’t know and was obviously really enjoying her job. Thank you. The castle was easy to find and park. Cafe excellent although a little expensive. Lots for children to do. Stairs...More

Thank Deborah S
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The castle enjoys fame as one of the premier castles in Wales. It certainly is impressive but perhaps not one of my favourites. The walls standing above the river are substantial but the entrance seems underwhelming with the entrance shop and gift shops in close...More

1  Thank KS&HC
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited here midweek so we're lucky enough to have the castle practically to ourselves! The grounds are very well kept and there is a good amount of information around to give you a good introduction to the history of the castle. We sadly missed...More

Thank Hannah B
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Staying in the area, we decided to visit this attraction. I expected a run down castle and not much to see. How wrong I was. Although you pay to enter, there is a free guided tour available. Gareth the retired history teacher brought the attraction...More

2  Thank TycochCustomer
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited today as a family with grandparents and a toddler. We are staying in Saundersfoot so was only around a 20 min drive. We parked on the common and it's £1.50 for 24 hours! It is then a short walk up the hill to...More

1  Thank SAT007
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited Pembroke Castle today we reached it early morning shortly after opening the site wasn’t crowded and in honestly extremely well kept and a pleasure to see how this site has been managed and kept! The refectory is clean, bright and well worth a...More

Thank Stuart L
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j0hnk58
February 7, 2018|
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Response from BCMorgan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don’t know.
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michellejade2009
September 5, 2017|
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Response from jimboSaundersfoot | Reviewed this property |
There isn't a designated car park .... but there's a main park at the Common another behind Main Street and small area by the Royal George 60p for 4 hours
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miriam510
April 5, 2017|
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Response from Jonhwilliams | Property representative |
Hi Carolyn, yes, we have a casket in our video room that we lock backpacks into all you need to do is ask the shop staff as you pay for your ticket if you can lock your backpack in there. Hope you enjoy your visit Jon
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