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Beautiful Setting

A very nice NT property, one of the best. Awe Inspiring views across the Menai Straits to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Llandybie, United Kingdom
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Excellent service

Decided to go for a walk in the property today. Lovely young man at the shop by the car park... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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“rex whistler”(173 reviews)
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Home of the Marquess of Anglesey, with spectacular views of Snowdonia.Set on the shores of the Menai Strait amidst breathtakingly beautiful scenery, this elegant house was redesigned by James Wyatt in the 18th century. The 1930s restyled interior is...more
Llanfairpwllgwyngyll LL61 6DQ, Wales
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All reviews national trust rex whistler dining room menai straits nt property whistler mural well worth a visit nt members red squirrels interesting house family history adventure playground rhododendron garden penrhyn castle stately home stunning views gardens are lovely
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A very nice NT property, one of the best. Awe Inspiring views across the Menai Straits to Snowdonia. Welcome buggy ride to the house. Fantastic displays inside , self guided tour of house. The attendants were very helpful, especially showing us the extremely long mural...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Decided to go for a walk in the property today. Lovely young man at the shop by the car park. Really friendly, WELSH, and helpful. Diolch.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A very interesting NT property with lovely views of the Menai Straits. Very knowledgeable and friendly guides. Enjoyed a walk but the Italian garden was closed.

Thank taffUk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice house and gardens, not busy at all on a weekday when we visited. The location is very picturesque, looking over the Menai straight with well tended gardens - easy to navigate with concrete/gravel paths. The house itself has some interesting history, although some of...More

Thank Tony461
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As NT members we decided to drop in here for a quick look round. Arrived just as one of the red squirrel walks was setting off so decided to tag along. What a good decision, Sue (the guide) was lovely and there was a very...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived just in time for the Red Squirrel walk which Sue Mark 2 took. She was informative, fun and easy to talk to. A red squirrel played ball and was around for 15 minutes, plenty of time to take photos!! The house itself is...More

Thank MasterKit56
Reviewed 1 week ago

all the benefits of being a National Trust Property. Fascinating castle with an interesting history told via videos and excellent tour gudes about the family who owned it. Red squirrel conservation programme in place too.

Thank Irwi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped off here on a visit to Anglesey. A lovely house had been the home of the Earl of Anglesey, not a large house in comparison with some but pleasant. Loved the idea of the Earls study. A large room with roughly 13-14 desks and...More

Thank HelenG1824
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cafe at the entrance serves good coffee and cake. The extensive gardens offered us a chance for woodland walks, informal and formal gardens, wildlife and of course lovely views over the Menai Strait to Snowdonia. There are clearly lots of things for kids to...More

Thank Bonsack
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had planned to visit another stately home but when we arrived found it was closed for filming - so we moved on to Plas Newydd and were really glad we did. In a beautiful setting on the Menai Straight with some lovely gardens too,...More

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Heather B
18 April 2018|
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Response from Patsy H | Reviewed this property |
Checkout opening times, they are all very close to each other. Plas Newydd house a must, the Trompe-l'œil is a must to see. Sea Zoo is next door to Angelsey Sea Salt I'd visit this instead of the railway station as it's a... More
Pete E
17 June 2016|
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Response from Iwan E | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are more than welcome in the grounds on short leads. Everywhere except children's play areas, the house and terraced garden.
angus r
29 August 2015|
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Response from StuB62 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, For confirmation I have just been on their website and it states: 1. Designated mobility parking in main car park. Drop-off point 2. Buggy shuttle service for visitors with reduced mobility (subject to availability) 3... More