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WWT Llanelli

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Opens in 17 min: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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If you need to chill... Pick a sunny day... Pick up your birdseed...... And wander.... Then back to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bryan S
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Llanelli, Wales, United Kingdom
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Amazing

One of the best open wildlife parks I have ever visited..Will go again and again and recommend to... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
SalManela
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“canoe safari”(19 reviews)
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WWT Llanelli is a 450 acre mosaic of lakes, scrapes, pools, streams and lagoons adjoining the salt marshes and the shore of the scenic Burry Inlet. Whether you're a serious bird watcher or just looking for fun and relaxation, you can have a day of...more
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| Llwynhendy, Llanelli SA14 9SH, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you need to chill... Pick a sunny day... Pick up your birdseed...... And wander.... Then back to the centre for a coffee and a bun.... Lovely....

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Bryan S
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks, Bryan, means the world to us that you took the time to leave us this lovely review. Hope you can make it back again soon - even rainy days here are good for the soul! Take care.

Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

One of the best open wildlife parks I have ever visited..Will go again and again and recommend to who ever, when ever

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SalManela
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much, SalManela. We're over the moon to hear you love our centre and really appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. You've made our day!

Reviewed October 19, 2018

A real mixture of a wildlife walk and some more accessible birds to see provided us with a very enjoyable visit. We checked with the cafe that they could provide gluten free fare for a Coeliac and they said they could and were very helpful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GoNoGluten2017
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate your feedback. We're very pleased that you enjoyed a full day out here with us, and hope you can make it back again soon! We've taken on board your comment about the composting...More

Reviewed October 13, 2018

A bit different to other WWT sites. Mud and tidal coastline and then marsh and reedbeds.Lots of good hides and a decent walk to visit the whole site. Good café with gluten free cake options. Only down side was a group of rude and ignorant...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GandC_UK
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review GandC_UK. Glad you got to see some of the incredible habitats we're lucky enough to work with here, We're sorry about the behaviour of some of the other visitors on the day of your visit and would...More

Reviewed October 12, 2018

We found this reserve to be rather disappointing, When we visited there was very little variety of wild birds but the setting is delightful.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mikeb_lankylad
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, Mike B. We're sorry that you didn't get to spot some of the thousands of incredible wild birds that call our site home for autumn and winter. We've got many different types of waders visible from the hides at this time...More

Reviewed October 12, 2018

Spent almost a whole day at WWT Llanelli. Walked round the wetland area first which took us to lunchtime. The café is very good for both lunch and cake later. After lunch we visited the penned birds which were good. Lots for kids to do...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Janet R
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Excellent, Janet! We're so pleased you got to go a bit wild and join in the fun. Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review, we really appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed September 23, 2018

lots of walks and birds too see bicycles to ride and canoes to paddle on a nice day it is really quite nice

Date of experience: October 2017
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WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Thank you for the lovely review, Nigel. We're so glad you managed to fit so much into your visit this summer. Hope you can join us again soon for more seasonal fun!

Reviewed September 18, 2018

We spent a few hours walking around here. Plenty of walks. Felt the place needed some money spent on it to tydy it up. OK on a fine day for a walk.More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Sandra L
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us, Sandra. We're glad you managed to do so much walking around our beautiful site and that you enjoyed yourself. We are a conservation charity, so money is not in abundance at our centre. However,...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

From the friendly welcome at the door to the cheekiest of birds demanding grain this was a wonderful day out. Its an extensive plot with plenty to see and do for all the family. I enjoyed finding my inner child again in the Wiggly Wood!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

A big THANK YOU for your support Adysheff, and for taking the time to review us. We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit; it sounds like you managed to fit a lot into your day here. We hope you can join us again soon for...More

Reviewed September 6, 2018

As a wwt member up north had chance to come down this way for a weekend stay so of course googled wwt's and decided to visit this one..greated by a very friendly lady on the way in who told us lots of things,then into the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your fabulous review, Alex! We really appreciate your continued support. As a WWT member, you'll know that every penny spent in our centres goes towards our important conservation work across the globe (so that makes your...More

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emmaevs80
April 12, 2018|
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Response from WWTLlanelli | Property representative |
Hi Emma, pleased to say we do have both bike and canoe hire available over the Summer Holidays - included in admission. Hope to see you then!
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tonkseydorset
June 7, 2017|
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Response from WWTLlanelli | Property representative |
Hello and many thanks for your question. The price for a concession ticket is £7.10 (including gift aid) or £6.45 without. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you soon. Best wishes.
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jandantom
May 6, 2017|
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Response from Al H | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you look at Google maps and enter Llanelli Wetlands Centre. This will give you step by step directions which you can copy. Very quick from Carmarthen. About 40 minutes. Not really signposted until you get to Trostre... More
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