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Caerphilly Mountain

Mountain Road, Caerphilly CF83 1JA, Wales
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Nice walk spoiled by Ignorant Dog Walkers

First time at Caerphilly Mountain. We decided to walk across the Common first with my 11yr old son... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Amanda B
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Clear day

We were rewarded with a beautiful clear day so we decided to take the chance to walk up the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
dirty66
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
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“snack bar” (36 reviews)
“burger” (30 reviews)
“stunning views” (17 reviews)
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Mountain Road, Caerphilly CF83 1JA, Wales
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"snack bar"
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"burger"
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"stunning views"
in 17 reviews
"car park"
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"fresh air"
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"travellers rest"
in 5 reviews
"breakfast rolls"
in 7 reviews
"black cock"
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"great place to walk"
in 4 reviews
"cardiff city"
in 3 reviews
"dog walkers"
in 8 reviews
"cup of tea"
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"bite to eat"
in 4 reviews
"plenty of parking"
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"nice walk"
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"easy parking"
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"bonfire night"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

First time at Caerphilly Mountain. We decided to walk across the Common first with my 11yr old son. A dog walking couple's unleashed dog (big dog) ran over to us and then jumped over me and my son. The owner called the dog back but...More

Thank Amanda B
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were rewarded with a beautiful clear day so we decided to take the chance to walk up the mountain. It is a reasonable easy walk if you have a base fitness level. On reaching the top the view was amazing we just sat and...More

Thank dirty66
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Just outside Cardiff,stunning views,and there is really good food place at the base well worth a visit people !

Thank Anthony A
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Popular with both walkers and dog walkers, great views and a snack bar at the car park. We walked around a loop which took about half hour and as it was quite busy came away. If you want a quite walk pick a school day,...More

1  Thank Goodfoodlover60
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Want to see Wales in all its natural glory? Whilst taking your 4 legged companion with you? Caerphilly Mountain will tick both those boxes for you! Easily accessible via the Caerphilly Mountain Road you will also find ample parking. I would recommend, should you chose...More

Thank Rhys M
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great place to walk in the countryside beautiful views looking onto Caerphilly castle. Great view from there for our annual fireworks display in the castle grounds. Lovely cafe & shop there to get a bit to eat or a drink.

1  Thank 2014maxi
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Breathtaking views, suitable for a great drive, stop & take in the views, or explore on foot for long or short walks.

Thank Biddy50
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

The mountain offers great views in all directions and is well worth a stop at. There is parking by the burger takeaway and a few different paths to explore .

Thank 186459And123
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Park on the top at the burger bar. Good food , decent coffee, ice cream in summer. Numerous mapped walks and trails , some lead to excellent views up and down the valley to Cardiff

Thank Bakernick
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Great walks Fantastic views and not far from the town Great little cafe on summit Can walk over the mountain to Castell Coch

Thank Elizabeth C
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