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WWT Llanelli

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Open Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Blow the cobwebs away

Decided to visit on New Years day as we belong to the Wildfowl and Wetland Trust. Spent an hour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sparrowhawk2017
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Fab

We loved it so pretty and an amazing day out for the children. So much todo play grounds picknick... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mrsmrees
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pond dipping”(38 reviews)
“canoe safari”(19 reviews)
“duck”(16 reviews)
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WWT Llanelli is a 450 acre mosaic of lakes, scrapes, pools, streams and lagoons adjoining the salt marshes and the shore of the scenic Burry Inlet. Whether you're a serious bird watcher or just looking for fun and relaxation, you can have a day of...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Llwynhendy, Llanelli SA14 9SH, Wales
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All reviews pond dipping canoe safari duck wetland centre wild birds bird watching the reserve all ages entrance fee bird life lovely morning staff volunteers visit regularly couple of hours summer holidays well worth a visit adults and children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to visit on New Years day as we belong to the Wildfowl and Wetland Trust. Spent an hour wandering around the fenced off areas containing a variety of birds and feeding them the seed we had bought.Then off to the Cafe for lunch. Homemade...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sparrowhawk2017
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us Sparrowhawk. We're really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your New Year's Day exploration! Just a note that the canoes and bikes are only available during the school summer holidays. Our newest play area, Explore, is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved it so pretty and an amazing day out for the children. So much todo play grounds picknick area it's so cosy .More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mrsmrees
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us Mrsmrees! We're delighted that you enjoyed your visit and the children had an amazing day out - we hope you'll all be back for our special family events throughout the year. Next up is our Welsh...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our first visit to WWT Llanelli but we have visited several other WWT sites. Like most WWT sites there are two distinct areas - a wild side and the 'tamer' side. We set-off for the wilder side first and had with us a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cliff J
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

If you need to chill... Pick a sunny day... Pick up your birdseed...... And wander.... Then back to the centre for a coffee and a bun.... Lovely....

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Bryan S
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Thanks, Bryan, means the world to us that you took the time to leave us this lovely review. Hope you can make it back again soon - even rainy days here are good for the soul! Take care.

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

One of the best open wildlife parks I have ever visited..Will go again and again and recommend to who ever, when ever

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SalManela
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Thanks so much, SalManela. We're over the moon to hear you love our centre and really appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. You've made our day!

Reviewed 20 October 2018

A real mixture of a wildlife walk and some more accessible birds to see provided us with a very enjoyable visit. We checked with the cafe that they could provide gluten free fare for a Coeliac and they said they could and were very helpful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GoNoGluten2017
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate your feedback. We're very pleased that you enjoyed a full day out here with us, and hope you can make it back again soon! We've taken on board your comment about the composting...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

A bit different to other WWT sites. Mud and tidal coastline and then marsh and reedbeds.Lots of good hides and a decent walk to visit the whole site. Good café with gluten free cake options. Only down side was a group of rude and ignorant...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review GandC_UK. Glad you got to see some of the incredible habitats we're lucky enough to work with here, We're sorry about the behaviour of some of the other visitors on the day of your visit and would...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018

We found this reserve to be rather disappointing, When we visited there was very little variety of wild birds but the setting is delightful.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mikejb22
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Thanks for the review, Mike B. We're sorry that you didn't get to spot some of the thousands of incredible wild birds that call our site home for autumn and winter. We've got many different types of waders visible from the hides at this time...More

Reviewed 12 October 2018

Spent almost a whole day at WWT Llanelli. Walked round the wetland area first which took us to lunchtime. The café is very good for both lunch and cake later. After lunch we visited the penned birds which were good. Lots for kids to do...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Janet R
WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Excellent, Janet! We're so pleased you got to go a bit wild and join in the fun. Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review, we really appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 23 September 2018

lots of walks and birds too see bicycles to ride and canoes to paddle on a nice day it is really quite nice

Date of experience: October 2017
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WWTLlanelli, Public Relations Manager at WWT Llanelli, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for the lovely review, Nigel. We're so glad you managed to fit so much into your visit this summer. Hope you can join us again soon for more seasonal fun!

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emmaevs80
13 April 2018|
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Response from WWTLlanelli | Property representative |
Hi Emma, pleased to say we do have both bike and canoe hire available over the Summer Holidays - included in admission. Hope to see you then!
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tonkseydorset
8 June 2017|
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Response from WWTLlanelli | Property representative |
Hello and many thanks for your question. The price for a concession ticket is £7.10 (including gift aid) or £6.45 without. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you soon. Best wishes.
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jandantom
7 May 2017|
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Response from Al H | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you look at Google maps and enter Llanelli Wetlands Centre. This will give you step by step directions which you can copy. Very quick from Carmarthen. About 40 minutes. Not really signposted until you get to Trostre... More
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