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St. Winefride's Well

Holywell CH8 7PN, Wales
+44 1352 713054
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What a little treasure. Needs fresh air inside. Nightmare parking outside on extremely busy road... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile
worth a visit

This place is self guided. Well worth a visit and consider being open to what this place says... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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“holy water” (14 reviews)
“holy place” (9 reviews)
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Holywell CH8 7PN, Wales
+44 1352 713054
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a little treasure. Needs fresh air inside. Nightmare parking outside on extremely busy road. no use for wheelchair. Walking aid fine. Very steep.

Thank promlass
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is self guided. Well worth a visit and consider being open to what this place says regarding health and healing. Some do still receive both here.

Thank JohnHornblow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once you get out of the shop which has a lot of tat in it the actual well site & garden are very peaceful & worth taking time to just sit & contemplate. Was nice being able to put my feet in the water. The...More

Thank 28JaneD
sgjones65, Manager at St. Winefride's Well, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry to hear that you have not liked our Repository/Gift Shop. We have a wide selection of beautiful rosary's, statues, gifts for children and people who are non religious, to suit all price ranges. All person's regardless of their faith are welcome at St Winefride's...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

I arrived in time for a short service at the well. NOT compulsory, a lot of history of St Winefiede and a peaceful place, stayed at St Winifrieds Guest House.

Thank christineb b
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Due to staying in Caerwys Flintshire we took a 14 minute trip to Holywell Heritage park then The well as I love a bit of history and my partner had heard about cures of ailments from bathing in the water . It was 1.00 entry...More

Thank Stacylee78
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped here last autumn, somewhere I'd never been. It was a beautiful day, the well and pool were clean, everything was spotless. The serenity of the place really relaxed you. The Information available about the history was exceptional.

Thank tinkscouse
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We did a 50 mile plus detour to see the Holy Well only to find when we arrived that the place had been taken over by Irish holidaymakers who were using it as a cheap afternoon at the Leisure Centre. There were about 50 of...More

Thank SheilaDerby
Reviewed 23 June 2017

An amazing place. You get a feeling of peace and hope. In the gift shop we found the people to be really helpful. They supplied a wheelchair to one of our party who was not feeling well. The well and bathing pool are so beautiful

1  Thank Mary M
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This St Winfride's visit was truly a unique experience. It is known as the Lourdes of Wales. There were many believers there who had obviously gone there toe healed

1  Thank RosemaryThomas
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This place is steeped in history. A very moving and spiritual place. We paid £1 each to get in which was great. The well kind of draws you in. I definately felt a presence but maybe because I was expecting that. I was fascinated by...More

1  Thank boo59Leicester
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Carol O
7 May 2017|
Response from AndrewCarson506 | Reviewed this property |
Holywell is also well served by a frequent train service along the Chester to Holyhead route.  The nearest railway station to Holywell is at Flint, four miles to the east of the town from where there is a frequent bus... More
24 July 2015|
Response from sgjones65 | Property representative |
The opening and closing times to the Well are 9 - 5 during summer months (4.30 is last admission time). Winter months it is 10 - 4.
Elizabeth M
5 June 2015|
Response from Elizabeth M |
Is there a contact number. And what's going on today