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Great rainy day acrivity

We visited here in a rainy day. Family of 4. Great couple of hours. Tour is amazing with very... read more

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The deep mine.

Visited on 19th August. Broke a slight fear going down the mine. Having #teamste as our tour guide... read more

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Llechwedd where history and adventure collide to make a great day out for the whole family.
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Snowdonia National Park, Blaenau Ffestiniog LL41 3NB, Wales
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Reviewed today via mobile

We visited here in a rainy day. Family of 4. Great couple of hours. Tour is amazing with very helpful staff. The caverns are just incredible we all loved it even the teenagers

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Visited on 19th August. Broke a slight fear going down the mine. Having #teamste as our tour guide made it a very enjoyable experience.

Thank Ethel P
Reviewed today via mobile

We arrived and were sent to the first car park after a 2 hour drive we had pre booked and paid for 2 tickets in to the slate caverns for 11am. We walked to the main building and both needed the loo after the drive....More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went on Sunday (yesterday) into the slate mine with my husband and two children aged 15 and 9. Have to say this tour was brilliant. We had the honour of being taken around by Brian who used to work in the actual mine in the...More

Thank Kazkeen
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited on a VERY wet day but luckily booked the day before for the deep mine tour as it was sold out on the day. It was very busy and the car park was pretty flooded but it was well worth getting soaked! Our...More

Thank Helen G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Brilliant experience. Phil was an excellent guide. We would recommend this place highly. It is a great learning experience and enjoyable to boot. It has been well thought-out. We will be coming again and may stay in glamping pods.

Thank Mushtaqur R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Both my dad and I thoroughly enjoyed this tour, our guide (Ste) was great, enthusiastic and knowledgeable. Our guide also had family connections (as I believe most do which work here) to the slate miners, this enabled us to have a more personal insight into...More

Thank Oona L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really interesting tour with a great tour guide (the peaky blinder)! Highly recommended. Kids and adults thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank Lauren B
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Went on the deep mine tour. Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic guide through the caverns. Would recommend a visit.

Thank Liz O
Reviewed 2 days ago

The views in the cave was spectacular. You truly marvel at the work of nature and how men has such abilities to make things happen with just hand tools. (and a little help of explosives) Rich, our very enthusiastic, knowledgable, experienced and AWESOME guide brought...More

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12 August 2018|
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Response from Andy W | Reviewed this property |
It’s doubtful you could take a baby, there’s no way you could take a buggy, (s)he would have to be carried. You can’t just leave you’re underground for an hour, there’s no changing facilities down in the mine. Health and... More
24 July 2018|
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Response from Janet B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are.
19 May 2018|
Response from Kate K | Property representative |
Yes you can take your dog on the Quarry Explorer. You and your dog are welcome on site, into the cafe, pub, new pizza cafe and the shop. Unfortunately you are unable to take your dog underground. We do have a dog sitting... More