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Dylan Thomas Boathouse

Dylan's Walk, Laugharne SA33 4SD, Wales
+44 1994 427420
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A must for all visitors

Laugharne is where Dylan Thomas lived and wrote and the boathouse is part of the tourist trail... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
davec0urt
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Charlbury, United Kingdom
A pilgimage that brings Dylan's writings to life in a spectacular way

We leave the car park in the shadow of the castle in the village centre and start the walk up the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Malcolm C
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Bagshot, United Kingdom
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The poet's former home is now a museum dedicated to his life and work.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Dylan's Walk, Laugharne SA33 4SD, Wales
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+44 1994 427420

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Laugharne is where Dylan Thomas lived and wrote and the boathouse is part of the tourist trail and is a to isit

Thank davec0urt
Reviewed 1 week ago

We leave the car park in the shadow of the castle in the village centre and start the walk up the hill, through the lane and along the Taf estuary path. Time to take in the feel of Dylan's wanderings, observations and thoughts. We pass...More

Thank Malcolm C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice tea and cake with a glorious view. Well worth the walk , it will be different tide in and out. Would love to stay the night.

Thank takethe5th
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place. Beautiful serene scenery. Friendly smiley well informed staff. We loved it. On a glorious sunny day it was plain to see what inspired Thomas. On top of that a wonderful Welsh cream tea. You really only need one between two. We...More

Thank Dgtiffiths
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a set of time. Soak up the atmosphere of the area and read Under Milk Wood before visiting.

Thank geraldine c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The boathouse is a little walk from the carpark. English/Welsh foliage lined both sides of the pathway. The vista, from the pathway that rises above ground to the Boathouse, and from the boathouse itself, was lovely. Low tide, sandy dunes, little water streams on the...More

Thank Meg_Redding
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting from Canada we wanted to do explore the areas of Dylan Thomas with our Wales cousin. The house was one of the places we went into and it was done up quite nicely to learn about him and his life style. Beautiful views of...More

Thank Brian V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on a dull rainy day but loved wandering around where Dylan Thomas lived and worked. Good to get an honest portrait of the man from the guides,

Thank searchingforpeace
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

The boathouse is a must see when visiting Laugharne, as is the castle. It is set on the banks of the Taff estuary. It is idyllic. You look into Dylan Thomas’ writing shed and see the view. It would inspire God himself. He would say’Me...More

Thank Markmark1963
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Enjoyed the walk to the boathouse and looking around the boathouse. Thoroughly enjoyed watching the film about Dylan Thomas life story very informative. Had refreshments sat looking at the water can understand how Dylan Thomas found the inspiration here to write.

Thank rachelyemm42
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