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Address: Mostyn Street, Llandudno, Wales
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'London, North Western Railway Gardens' Aka 'Bog Island'

How can one describe in a public website one's experience (s) in a public toilet ???? They're cheap, clean(relatively)and useful for weary travellers - all of the local bus... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
John O
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Swansea, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

pleasant surroundings to sit and watch the world go by.There is an excellent wooden statue of the March Hare, there are several Alice in Wonderland characters around the town

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Thank ros2125
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

How can one describe in a public website one's experience (s) in a public toilet ???? They're cheap, clean(relatively)and useful for weary travellers - all of the local bus services stop nearby. But their location shown on google maps is incorrect. They're a five minute walk away from the location shown (This might make a difference to the 'needy' !!)... More 

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Thank John O
Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Sat and had a drink, lovely views and lovely surroundings, thoroughly enjoyed our entire stay at Llandudno a very unspoilt quaint town, keep all the traditional elements they are wonderful.

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Thank Natalie M
Weaverham, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

May historically been grand gardens but now its a pedestrianised area with planting some sparse grass and a couple of sculptures oh nearly forgot the underground Toilets that are surrounded by some lovely iron work. These toilets open 9.30 – 17.00 7 days a week with some exceptions and have an attendant also have won awards for their cleanliness access... More 

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Thank Saltwitch
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We like sitting here because it's out of the wind easy to get to and near the 20p toilets.The place is always busy but there are enough seats and space for everyone.

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Thank 250jeff
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2015

I took a party of eleven 2 to 5 year old children with their parents and carers, we had travelled 2 hours to get there and some of the children were desperate, went to these so called public toilets to be refused entry! Apparently there were too many of us even though we offered to pay and were very rudely... More 

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Thank Angiemat47
North Wales, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Tatty bit of open space that has lost it's former grace. It used to be a traffic island but one side is now pedestrianised. The once formal gardens are mostly lawned over for cheap and easy maintenance. The "Bog" part of its name comes from the sub terrainian toilets. Unfortunately the lift to allow disabled people to access the "accessible"... More 

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Thank betterbelieveit2014
Leeds, United Kingdom
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887 reviews
510 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 550 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2014

Situated at the end of Mostyn Street, it's not what some people might think describes a garden, rather a small area to rest on the seating around the pavement before walking up the main street in town, the area is surrounded by shops, cafes etc and an Alice in Wonderland statue as well as a totem pole style edifice. Not... More 

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North Wales
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192 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2013

We can sit,if the weathers ok,in the sunshine and its got some shops around it.Above all its not too messy,ofcourse it gets busy at times.

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Thank Tom M
Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2013

Ask someone to point out the direction to North Western Gardens in Llandudno and there's every chance the response will be "where's that?". Ask them to point out the direction to Bog Island and you might have a chance of getting your directions. The gardens, such as they are, are known as Bog Island for two reasons. Firstly they used... More 

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