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Amazing place: spectacular views, wonderful staff, delicious food plus fascinating history

The coastal setting at the base of a heart-shopping ravine is a knock-out, and happily one can... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stunning Place, Interesting village, Excellent cafe

Beautiful location and well worth the trip and navigating the steep road. beatifully kept houses... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Wales, United Kingdom
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“wedding venue”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Llithfaen LL53 6NL, Wales
+44 1758 750334
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The coastal setting at the base of a heart-shopping ravine is a knock-out, and happily one can enjoy the superb views from inside the understatedly chic restaurant and or on its panoramic terrace, while enjoying great home-made cooking. We tucked into big bowls of cauliflower...More

Thank Ceratostygma
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Beautiful location and well worth the trip and navigating the steep road. beatifully kept houses and village, interesting museum(chapel), stunning scenery, good cafe with terrace overlooking the sea and good prices. Walk to beach down steep path. Walked along beachhto location of old pier and...More

Thank Eclipse2008
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely place, stunning views a steep walk down to the pebble beach there is a walk with a duration of about 3 hours we just went down to the beech and then back up to the cafe. Had some beautiful food with spectacular views we...More

Thank Simonesther
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Arrived after a scary drive down. The views are fantastic also the place itself is gorgeous. The food is good too . All well maintained and a credit to all the people working there.

Thank Karen Q
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Now accessible by a very precarious road, this village was for many years totally cut off from the surrounding community and only accessible by sea. It exists because the area was once extensively quarried but then all the residents left and it became derilect. Now...More

Thank rafaman2018
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The drive down into this box valley follows the old donkey trail down the slopes. Now a Welsh Language School it is unrecognizable from it's 'deserted village' days. The information centre and cafe are both good, but simply walking through some of the ruins down...More

Thank rafterjim
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Beautiful scenery , this place is a must to visit. Good food and pleasant staff. Amazing location. Go and visit

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We were able to book a table here for lunch in August a rarity on the Peninsula. Fantastic setting and views. Friendly helpful staff. Can recommend the quarrymans lunch - awesome!

1  Thank Julie C
Reviewed 10 August 2018

I remember this 35 years ago as the 'deserted village'. It was full of character then, if rather dilapidated. Now it has been put back into use and sensitively restored. It's in a lovely location close to the sea, a long walk down the steep...More

Thank DavidCM2000
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Nant Gwrtheyrn is only about half an hour from where I live. I go there quite often. Both of my grandmother's sides of the damily are from there and the surrounding area. Always loved it there.

1  Thank Catrin W
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14 July 2018|
Response from Simonesther |
Yes just ask and will cater for your needs, we needed gf and diary free “no problems we can do this or that”
19 January 2017|
Response from 4ega | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm not sure if you got an answer or not but I've just done an internet search and it appears that the holiday lets are not dog friendly - a great pity.
4 September 2016|
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Response from Lesley E | Reviewed this property |
You get access the visitors centre and cafe which will give a great feel for the old village ! You won't be able to get to the beach though it's too steep and rough - we went with a baby in buggy and my son had to stay up... More