We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Very interesting

My 4 year old son loved the arts and crafts and made me a lovely crown! Also the 3d house build in... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Belinda G
via mobile
If only the house could talk

This is one of the oldest houses in North Wales. Over the years its ownership has passed through... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Arden24
,
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 67 reviews
33
All photos (33)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lovely garden”(4 reviews)
“old house”(4 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
12°
Oct
Nov
Dec
Contact
Nantclwyd House Castle Street, Ruthin LL15 1DP, Wales
Website
+44 1824 709822
Call
Reviews (67)
Filter reviews
66 results
Traveller rating
45
16
4
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
45
16
4
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews different periods lovely garden old house open air well worth a visit timber framed house interesting house civil war bat cam limited opening times young people open to the public north wales information boards answer any questions ruthin castle few hours
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 66 reviews
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

My 4 year old son loved the arts and crafts and made me a lovely crown! Also the 3d house build in front room was a Huge hit.

Thank Belinda G
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This is one of the oldest houses in North Wales. Over the years its ownership has passed through several families who have all left their mark on the house by making structural alterations. The house is deceptively large. The rooms are furnished to reflect different...More

Thank Arden24
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Short walk from Ruthin Gaol attraction (which is brilliant) to take advantage of the 20% discount off admission given there to this brilliant house. Fantastically friendly staff on reception. Could not believe it when told that we could touch stuff!!! Not only that, there are...More

2  Thank kroe2013
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Glorious summer evening with open air Shakespeare. Excellent acting from Illyria in The Merchant of Venice. Well worth looking out for next year.

Thank BillB_10
Reviewed 16 May 2018

This is claimed to be the oldest house in Wales. The house itself is well worth a visit as it has been restored to reflect the various ages of different parts. How the house was extended over the centuries was worth examining. Do spare time,...More

3  Thank CNRMR
Reviewed 19 April 2018

We had an excellent visit as part of my girlfriends birthday celebrations. Staff very helpful and knowledgeable. The rooms were well appointed and loads of information about the contents. The gardens out the back were a pleasant surprise. Well worth a visit.

Thank Garg2706
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Nice hidden gem, shame it isn't open more often. Great for families for little ones to learn about history.

Thank Kirsty W
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We stayed in Ruthin overnight and we decided to give this attraction a try after walking past it several times. It is very deceiving from the outside because when you get inside it's much bigger than expected and there's so much history to see.

Thank emmargh_x
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Each room is more interesting than the last with plenty of historical artefacts and information. The garden has been landscaped and provides a restful, relaxing space after your tour inside. We particularly enjoyed watching the bats on the webcam.

Thank Marjorie T
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Interesting house spanning centuries of occupation. Lovely staff on duty. Excellent gardens just bein done up to wander around.

Thank Neil B
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Castle Hotel
415 reviews
.14 km away
Ruthin Castle Hotel
2,622 reviews
.22 km away
Plas Hafod Hotel
334 reviews
10.42 km away
Plas Ifan Hotel & Restaurant
19 reviews
10.44 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 47 nearby restaurants
On the Hill
1,210 reviews
.10 km away
Myddelton Grill On The Square
701 reviews
.14 km away
Gail's Cafe
143 reviews
.10 km away
Manorhaus Restaurant
240 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 22 nearby attractions
Ruthin Gaol
230 reviews
.22 km away
Falconry Experiences
48 reviews
.62 km away
Ruthin Craft Centre
211 reviews
.46 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Ingrid M
11 June 2017|
Answer
Response from Jacandhow |
How long do I need to visit here. Many thanks in advance
0
Votes