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Corris Craft Centre

| Machynlleth, Corris SY20 9RF, Wales
+44 1654 761584
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Great day out

16 of us on family holiday visited the first day as only down the road from where we were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Binks43
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Worth a visit

Initially just called in to see where the 2017 Gin Winners distillery was, however went into the... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Alison D
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Atherton, United Kingdom
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At Corris Craft Centre you'll find a great collection of craft studios, attractions and activities to keep the whole family entertained for hours. The 9 craft studios are home to talented designer-makers and their range of handcrafted items including pottery, jewelry, natural forest furniture, candles, glassware, herbal lotions and remedies, personalised wooden toys and gifts, handmade chocolates and award winning artisan gin. You can have fun making your own crafts in many of the studios. A collection of exciting attractions start from the Craft Centre including the King Arthur's Labyrinth underground adventure, Lost Legends of The Stone Circle and Corris Mine Explorers. You'll find delicious produce in Bwtri Y Chrochan, the Welsh food and drink shop, including cheeses, biscuits, cakes, beer, cider, whiskey, jams, chutneys and more. At the centre of all of the studios and attractions is Y Crochan cafe where a delicious all day menu is served.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Machynlleth, Corris SY20 9RF, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

16 of us on family holiday visited the first day as only down the road from where we were staying.we were here a good 3-4hrs.the kids(5and 8)did candle making,choc workshop.they loved it.we all enjoyed all of it.lovely craft units and a really nice cafe....and then...More

Thank Binks43
Shirley O, Manager at Corris Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your really wonderful review, it sounds like you and your children had a really busy time and lots of fun. It's great to hear that you explored all of the craft studios, enjoyed our Y Crochan cafe and also loved the King...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Initially just called in to see where the 2017 Gin Winners distillery was, however went into the Labrynth also, fabulous place for young and old.More

Thank Alison D
Shirley O, Manager at Corris Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your brilliant review. We're so pleased that you found the home of the wonderful Dyfi Distillery - their Pollination Gin won the award for Best UK Gin at the Great British Food Awards 2017! Great to read that you also enjoyed an...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped off here on our way home,free parking, spent a good hour or so, had breakfast at the cafe which was lovely and very reasonable, set in a wooded area there are lots of different craft shops, some great gift ideas, theres also the Dyfi...More

Thank Karyn65
Shirley O, Manager at Corris Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review - sounds like you had a really good look around and enjoyed the unique crafts made at the Corris Craft Centre. We're pleased to read that you and your children also enjoyed the King Arthur's Labyrinth underground adventure and...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

Popped here to see crafts on offer. Little outlets with items to sell and you can watch creators at work making candles, chocolates etc. Personally I thought prices were very steep here. Place to get a drink and food and there was a small park...More

Thank D W
Shirley O, Manager at Corris Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for your review. It sounds like you visited on a particularly busy day. The designer-makers in all of our craft studios produce unique handmade items and it's a shame that you didn't get the opportunity to visit all of the studios to see...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Corris Craft Centre is a large selection of arts and crafts shops. Its a shame that the building is so ugly and out of keeping with its surroundings but the staff were kind and helpful. The paint pot studio prices were very expensive but was...More

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Shirley O, Manager at Corris Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you for your review – it sounds like you had a fun time. Corris Craft Centre was constructed in the 1980s and has been extended over the years to the 9 craft studios, café and visitor attractions which exist today. The buildings all have...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

A lovely set of studios each showing different crafts such as candle making, glass ornaments and chocolate making. Some studios had 'workshops' which children could engage in and create. A lovemy cafe and local produce available. Great for a few hours on an overcast day!

Thank Kjones2013
Shirley O, Manager at Corris Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for your fabulous review - we love your title :). The "workshops" that you refer to are for adults too and we have pottery painting, candle dipping, chocolate making and also furniture building workshops (over 16s only).

Reviewed 25 August 2017

On a very wet day i took my 2 daughters to the Craft Centre and after a good look around, such great products and crafts, my daughters decided to go to the Paint Pot Studio, pick what they wanted to paint then spent nearly 2...More

Thank mswchef
Shirley O, Manager at Corris Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you very much for your amazing review of the Corris Craft Centre and our Paint Pot Studio. Lovely to hear of the fun that your daughters had creating their masterpieces. We hope that they're enjoying them now that they have arrived at your home...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Craft centre had an amazing selection of shops. All friendly staff and excellent hand made products.

Thank rogerssam
Shirley O, Manager at Corris Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Wow, thank you for your fantastic review.

Reviewed 21 August 2017

Visited primarily for King Arthur Labyrinth and Stone Circle, having previously visited the Craft Centre, but not had time to do this attraction. The Corris Mine Explorers attraction is also at this site. Regardless of these additional attractions, the craft centre itself is a small...More

Thank 19lel68
Shirley O, Manager at Corris Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for your really brilliant review. Sounds like you've had lots of fun recently and on previous visits. We hope that you enjoyed the on site attractions too - King Arthur's Labyrinth and Lost Legends of The Stone Circle. Maybe Corris Mine Explorers next...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

We love Corris Craft centre (and the King Arthur trip) and recently had our third visit!! It's a wonderful place to go, with some lovely craft shops, food, and other attractions, including the chance to make chocolate, candles and paint pottery! The craft shops are...More

Thank Clair D
Shirley O, Manager at Corris Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for your fantastic review following your third visit! Sounds like you had lots of fun in our craft studios and enjoyed the King Arthur's Labyrinth underground adventure too. We look forward to seeing you all next time :)

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