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Picton Castle & Gardens

Off the A40 | The Rhos, Haverfordwest SA62 4AS, Wales
+44 1437 751326
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Secret Owl Garden is wonderful, even in winter

We visited this attraction earlier today on the recommendation of a friend who had been in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Milford Haven, United Kingdom
The Owls are a delightful addition

I have been a number of times to Picton Castle. The grounds have something of interest all year... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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PICTON CASTLE AND GARDENS A Magical Day Out for all the FamilySituated close to the Cleddau Estuary Picton Castle and Gardenscomprise 40 acres of some of the most beautiful gardens and grounds surrounding the great 13th century castle. Much like the castle building itself, the gardens of Picton are a fusion over many centuries of different gardening styles and periods. The gardens are now acknowledged as one of the most beautiful and atmospheric in Wales and on the strength of the collections are a Royal Horticultural Society Partner Garden.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Off the A40 | The Rhos, Haverfordwest SA62 4AS, Wales
+44 1437 751326
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this attraction earlier today on the recommendation of a friend who had been in the summer. Though we were a bit disappointed that the castle itself was closed (they're taking down all the Christmas decorations) and Maria's Café was closed (the sign says...More

Thank Pembs_lad
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been a number of times to Picton Castle. The grounds have something of interest all year round and Maria's is always good for a snack. The new owl garden is a delight to walk round; each bird has its own character. The flying...More

Thank drliz_9
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

I went here for my partners Xmas do 08th December. It was one of the coldest nights of the year, we didn’t know what to expect as our meal was being held in a cafe. The room was like a medieval banquet hall. There were...More

Thank wales1709
Reviewed 7 December 2017

It would have been nice to do this in better weather but we dodged the showers to visit the owls and were allowed to feed one of them. The castle tour was wonderful. We also visited the cafe both for morning coffee and lunch ,...More

Thank bantickr
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent fair, really unusual gifts for everyone . Lovely food. Makes you feel Christmasie. Plus you can take your dogs

Thank Heather O
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Lovely afternoon. Gardens Are beautiful. Make sure you eat at the cafe or better go for dinner. Owl harden on premises, although separate attraction, is definitely worth it

Thank tsanat
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

5 star, loved it! Great variety of stalls plenty of parking and a look around the castle as a bonus.

Thank goochySheffield
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We visited today for the Christmas Fair. There was a good mix of quality stalls, a great atmosphere and the Castle was beautifully and tastefully decorated for Christmas. The only slight downside was that it rained yesterday and it was muddy on the lanes to...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Monday and not too busy. The gardens were extensive with plenty of variety. There was an audio visual display giving a history of the site and a gallery with display display of artwork. A bonus was the recently opened owl collection. It...More

Thank Mick S
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. The gardens were beautiful and we made good use of the play area. The one downside was that we weren't expecting the halloween festivities to have carried on after October. We had to pay extra to get in because of...More

Thank darceyhorse
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Ian B
17 August 2017|
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Response from CASTLE178 | Property representative |
The gardens are about 75% accessible. We do have push wheelchairs available on loan should they be needed. The castle (by guided tour only)is also 80% accessible
sarah h
9 August 2017|
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Response from CASTLE178 | Property representative |
The castle is 90% accessible (there are photo books for the chapel & bedrooms) The gardens are approx. 75% accessible - we have 3 push-type wheelchairs on site for visitors - there is no charge for borrowing them. If you... More
5 August 2016|
Response from CASTLE178 | Property representative |
Yes dogs on leads are allowed in the gardens. Assistance dogs only in the castle - which is only open by guided tour