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South Stack Lighthouse

South Stack, Holyhead LL65 1YH, Wales
+44 1407 763900
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South Stack Lighthouse and Visitor Centre, operated under licence from Trinity House. Tickets available on the island ONLY at Present. Cash only as no signal for wifi for card machines. Summer opening times: Friday 1300-1600hrs, Sat to Thu 1000-1600hrs weather permitting. Winter opening times: Open Tue to Sun 1000-1500hrs weather permitting.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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South Stack, Holyhead LL65 1YH, Wales
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"south stack"
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"light house"
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"well worth a visit"
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"stunning views"
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"spiral staircase"
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"car park"
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"worth the effort"
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"steep steps"
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"fear of heights"
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"rspb site"
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"sunny day"
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"sea birds"
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"across the bridge"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me and a mate decided to "Go for a look" left the boat house hotel and went up the "big hill" was not brilliantly signposted but up is up. The views were stunning. Eventually got over and down to the lighthouse. Great views andxtbe walk...More

Thank diver915
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing views and a fabulous lighthouse very interesting lots of history plenty of fabulous photos every direction stunning

Thank LadyCRC
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As we were staying down the road we thought we would visit the lighthouse. Its a lovely walk down the 400 steps with some amazing views. The lighthouse is a fantastic building and going up to the top you learn the history of the lighthouse...More

Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing place to visit with a splendid view, you can walk for ours. The place to be for bird spotters. If in good shape you can try the many deep steps up anddown the lighthouse.

Thank Pascal D
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This site is free to walk around including the tower with binoculars and information. The cafe has great food like lobster and crab burgers and banana milkshake with ice cream You can take dogs and children. You might see puffins with binoculars and choughs. There...More

Thank Stephen B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on bank holiday weekend and it wasn't too busy but very hot. Dogs are not allowed on the island due to nesting birds. I took our 2.5 year old down to the island but due to her height she was not allowed to...More

Thank madtraveller2007
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky that the sky was blue with big puffy white clouds...and wind. We did not go all the way down to the lighthouse (steep climb + bad knees) but we had great views in the surrounding areas. Lots of sea birds could be...More

Thank Stephane L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I was a before teenage boy we'd visit every year at Easter and I remember the old, true jungle rope bridge at the bottom of the 412 steps down the cliff. Now its a steel suspension bridge that still sways and bounces bit not...More

1  Thank Chrisbeeoxford
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had a favorite lighthouse for as long as I can remember - it blew my mind to find this gem that seriously rivals the other one! An extremely photogenic area, and obviously very popular with tourists and locals alike. Now to check my...More

Thank sheenat321
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful, scenic place, the walk to the lighthouse is down 412 steps. Some a little steep and uneven, there are handrails in most places although some areas there is just the rocks. If you’re a nervous about heights person (like me) it can be...More

Thank Sarah S
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Gill I
8 April 2018|
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Response from AWJ58 | Property representative |
Dogs are NOT allowed on to the island (therefore not allowed in the lighthouse). Thank you. South Stack Ynys Lawd Ltd
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abby356
15 January 2018|
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Response from AWJ58 | Property representative |
all children have to be a minimum of 1.1m tall.
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