Kidwelly Castle

Kidwelly Castle

The Norman Kidwelly Castle is located in the town of Kidwelly in Carmarthenshire, Wales, overlooking the River Gwendraeth.  During a period when South Wales was the target of conquest, the castle was built in the early part of the 12th century by Roger, Bishop of Salisbury who was one of King Henry I most trusted … Read more

Dinefwr Castle

Dinefwr Castle

Dinefwr Castle‚Äôs history is shrouded in mystery, the exact origins of the castle are unknown but it is believed to date back to at least the 12th century and was built by Rhys ap Gruffydd, ruler of the kingdom of Deheubarth in Wales.  The castle is situated upon a high wooded ridge offering stunning views … Read more

Carreg Cennen Castle

Cerreg Cennen Castle

Carreg Cennen Castle sits high on a remote rocky limestone crag in Carmarthenshire, Wales. Located approximately four miles southeast of the small town of Llandeilo, the castle is perched almost 300 feet (90m) above the River Cennen giving impressive views of the rolling Welsh countryside. Built 12th Century Condition Ruinous Ownership Private but maintained by … Read more