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Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre

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Bwlch Nant Yr Arian Llywernog, Aberystwyth SY23 3AB, Wales
+44 1970 890453
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Go for the Red Kites

We specifically came to see the Red Kites again, having visited here a few years ago. The air is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Angu5
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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Wonderful

This is just wonderful place to come to. Such a variety of walks, cycle paths and bridleways to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Bwlch Nant Yr Arian Llywernog, Aberystwyth SY23 3AB, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

We specifically came to see the Red Kites again, having visited here a few years ago. The air is full of the birds circling overhead ages before the feeding starts and then is really spectacular when the food is put out. We had tea and...More

Thank Angu5
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is just wonderful place to come to. Such a variety of walks, cycle paths and bridleways to meet everyone’s needs. We did done of the walks and it’s just so lovely and then to cap it off you have the Red Kite feeding. To...More

Thank Craig B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful afternoon here watching the Red Kites feeding time when around 200 of them sweep in for a feeding soectacular. The visitors centre is excellent with well informed staff who are only too pleased to answer questions on the birds and animals in...More

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely place....how come I have never been here before? A few miles from Aberystwyth a great little country park with loads of excellent walks for all abilities. We did the family walk where you get a question sheet for the children to answer,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The red kite feeding is spectacular - but we found that we also saw lots of kites on the walking trails, before and after the feeding time. The food in the cafe is very good and reasonably priced.More

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andrewrendell, Visitor Centre Assistant at Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to give us a review here on TripAdvisor. I would just like you say, there is plenty to do and see at Bwlch Nant Yr Arain and the surrounding area. The way marked walks lead you through some of the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Red kites are fed every day at 2pm and are an amazing sight to behold. Hundreds of them gather there for the feast and it's spectacular to watch them from the lakeside swooping down to get their food. There are a range of walks...More

Thank Catherine M
andrewrendell, Visitor Centre Assistant at Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time Catherine M, I will pass on your kind words to our staff. We look forward to you coming again. Kind regards and safe journeys.

Reviewed 1 week ago

What an absolutely Beautiful place, and we as a family feel completely lucky to have this on our door step. We have been visiting Nant yr arian for so many years and it just keeps getting better and better! Watching the birds being fed is...More

Thank Rhealy11
andrewrendell, Visitor Centre Assistant at Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for spending time with us and for such a lovely review. I will pass on your kind words to all our staff. Thanks, I would just like you say, there is plenty to do and see at Bwlch Nant Yr Arian and the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for seeing nature in all her glory. Some great walks to suit all abilities. I've never been so close to red kites, what magnificent birds. If you get your timing right they're fed daily by the lakes. There's a cafe too, does good...More

Thank 791IanW
andrewrendell, Visitor Centre Assistant at Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Please do spend some more time with us next time you are in the area. There is just so much to do and see, it takes more than one visit to get around it all. Safe travels

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful place to visit and the visitor centre is fab. It has a cafe, toilets and a small gift shop with information available. There is a wide variety of foods for lunch although some of them do stop relatively early - this...More

Thank charlotte953
andrewrendell, Visitor Centre Assistant at Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Charlotte953. Please do come again and spend some time with us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here during our Cambrian Safaris Tour for lunch, and had the opportunity to view the Red Kite feeding from above, which was quite unique. Nice bowl of Cawl, perfect on a cold blistery day. Excellent and clean facilities too.More

Thank Gribbins
andrewrendell, Visitor Centre Assistant at Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for spending time with us and for such a lovely review. Cawl is my favourite too.I will pass on your kind words to all our staff. Thanks, I would just like you say, there is plenty to do and see at Bwlch Nant...More

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BerkshireBabe
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Response from andrewrendell | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for the enquiry, It is possible you saw Mergansers but equally likely is goose handers. Depending on the time of year you can expect to see little grebe, great crested grebe, tufted duck, black backed gull... More
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Linda H
1 July 2017|
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Hello and thank you for your enquiry. There are plenty of outside seats and benches for you to enjoy your picnic. There is also a lovely gazebo which you are welcome to use for your picnic. Bring your picnics and come and... More
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Mark T
29 March 2017|
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Response from andrewrendell | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for your enquiry. Yes you can get from Aberystwyth to Bwlch Nant Yr Arian by bus. The nearest train station is in Aberystwyth. The 525 bus from Aberystwyth - Ponterwyd/Llanidloes stops on request at the... More
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