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The Hall at Abbey-Cwm-Hir

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Address: The Hall Abbey-Cwm-Hir, Llandrindod Wells LD1 6PH, Wales
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+44 1597 851727

The Hall is a 52 roomed, Grade 11* Gothic Revival mansion, standing in 12...

The Hall is a 52 roomed, Grade 11* Gothic Revival mansion, standing in 12 acres of gardens near Llandrindod Wells in Mid Wales. The Hall offers tours to the public. The tours combine outstanding architecture, stunning interiors, thousands of collectable items and beautiful grounds. The gardens include a walled garden, woodland walks, a lake and waterfall, lawns, terraces and courtyards. From 1st November each year, all 52 rooms are decorated to individual themes for Christmas.

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An amazing experience with a kaleidoscope of treasures

A friend and I visited the Hall at Abbey-Cwm-Hir prior to Christmas and we had a lovely time. The owner and guide, Paul, gave us such an interesting talk as we perambulated around... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Llandeilo, United Kingdom
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Llandeilo, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I visited the Hall at Abbey-Cwm-Hir prior to Christmas and we had a lovely time. The owner and guide, Paul, gave us such an interesting talk as we perambulated around in our slippers, Colours and themes were in abundance and after 50 rooms of spectacular objects, we were enthralled by the grandeur and the splendor of the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A 1st class venue owners make you feel like friends wonderful guided tour too short so many interesting things to see. As a senior citizen many happy boyhood memories revealed . And recalled A must visit for mid Wales

Walsall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderfully sweet and pleasant afternoon. Paul, the owner, showed us around as part of a small group. Nice man. He's got his patter all worked out and provides entertainment as well as explanations as he takes you around. You get your money's worth in time too. The house was still dressed for Christmas and the scale of effort and... More 

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Nr Selby
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful area and approach to hall, very friendly welcome with a Cosy homely atmosphere. Allow two and a half hours for tour, a very pleasant few hours, you are invited to use the relaxing comfy chairs as you look round. No don't touch or keep out signs. Need to take slippers and you will want a camera. Interesting history and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second visit in 2016 to this most unique property. Our first visit was with a group from our retirement club, and we enjoyed it so much that we decided to return with two friends to view the house with its Christmas decorations. On the first visit we were also able to stroll through the beautiful gardens with... More 

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Bishop's Castle
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a tour of the house yesterday with a friend. It was conducted by the jocular master of the house and took in all 52 rooms over two and a half hours. The problem you will have is answering the question "What was it like?" We've already been asked this and found ourselves at a loss for words. You... More 

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Newbridge-on-wye, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having lived in the local area all my life this was always a place we had intended to go... and we finally did this Christmas!!! What a fantastically wonderful place with so many different things to see in every room. Inspiration everywhere!!! Thank you for a wonderful guided tour with a few giggles as an added extra. Well worth visiting!!!!

Thank VLaurie
Whitton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A surprise round every corner. Excellent value including being shown around by the owner. Well worth another visit when the sun comes out in Spring.

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Wales uk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited yesterday with a retirement club. I had heard a few things about it but still didn't really know what to expect. Well, what to say and where to start??!!! It was truly amazing!! All 52 rooms themed and decorated for Christmas! Loads of old and tasteful clutter displayed beautifully in this massive house! From the attic to the cellar... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

This place is truly fantastic,heard good things about all the rooms being decorated in christmas themes,so we had to visit,and we were not dissapointed,the tour of the house took just over 2 hours,but every room you went to was different and brilliant,we will be back next summer to see the garden thanks 😀x

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