We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fonmon Castle

Fonmon, Barry CF62 3ZN, Wales
+44 1446 710206
Review Highlights
House visit

What an interesting visit, we had two ladies showing us round one learning the ropes and another... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carol H
Penarth, United Kingdom
Very pleasant

A lovely venue for the wedding we attended, convenient for transport links and very near Cardiff... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 48 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“mulled wine” (4 reviews)
“dog show” (3 reviews)
Fonmon, Barry CF62 3ZN, Wales
+44 1446 710206
Write a Review
Reviews (48)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an interesting visit, we had two ladies showing us round one learning the ropes and another with years of fantastic facts and stories about the history of the families that had lived there. Lovely gardens very peaceful Shame it didn't have a cafe would...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely venue for the wedding we attended, convenient for transport links and very near Cardiff Airport. Characterful old place tucked away in pleasant gardens. Staff very well trained and friendly. Food, provided in-house was well done, service excellent. The first floor dining room where...More

Thank serdeau
Reviewed 19 April 2017

A truly lovely wedding venue, so unique and romantic. Staff there are great and so helpful. Thank you for making our day so memorable.

Thank fayejonesmadeline
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for a wedding party of friends. The venue is an ideal setting for weddings. Food was good an we had a great day. Stayed at the local holiday inn, went with the firm they recommended but didn't book a taxi back. The staff...More

Thank John12101961
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Went to friends wedding ceremony and reception there. The food was superb, the best I have ever tasted. I would definitely recommend this as a venue

Thank trevmue
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful day in a stunning location. Cannot fault the staff at all, they were so attentive and made sure everyone was very happy at all times. Food was gorgeous and served promptly. Would love to see the building and grounds in summer.

Thank lauralovesgrub
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Took the dog to a dog show once, was a lovely place. Lovely area to relax and walk the dogs in peace xo

Thank Natasha A
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went round the castle todayandf we were dissappointed with the number of rooms available to see and the constant mention of the boothbys and of the guides personal experiences with the owner. I dont think we paid for that knowledge. We shant be coming...More

1  Thank ted87
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This was the worst weeding party I ever been. Staff are not helpful and even I would say rude. Try to cheat my brother in the bar on stupid juice. But worst bit is this that after dinner (from freezer) all guests has been kicked...More

2  Thank Lukasz S
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I went here last summer , the house and café were closed , car park empty and I had the gardens to myself for an enjoyable photo session. beautiful kept gardens , well worth a visit

Thank andrebelg
Nearby Restaurants
The Six Bells Village Pub & Restaurant
225 reviews
1.50 km away
The Highwayman Inn
280 reviews
1.60 km away
Fox & Hounds Inn
72 reviews
2.26 km away
The Bush Inn
327 reviews
5.73 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Fontygary Inn
12 reviews
1.71 km away
Porthkerry Country Park
305 reviews
5.79 km away
Dyffryn Gardens
295 reviews
7.04 km away
Hendrewennol Fruit Garden
115 reviews
7.48 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Cerys B
Just wondering if anyone on here has had their wedding here? We really want to have our wedding here and we just wanted some advice on things like food etc :)
23 January 2017|
What is your answer?
Posting guidelines
Is there wifi??
21 August 2015|
Response from AlikiCurrimjee | Property representative |
Yes But as as our walls are 2m thick in places it isn't across the whole house and on a couple of networks - just ask the staff for passwords