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The Library ready for a Civil Ceremony

The Library ready for a Civil Ceremony

Address

Fonmon,
Barry,
Vale of Glamorgan,
CF62 3ZN

Details

A fairytale wedding in your own castle
From the moment your family and friends first turn into the grounds of Fonmon Castle, they will realize that they have arrived somewhere very special.
An 800 year old home, set on a private estate in the beautiful Vale of Glamorgan, just 25 minutes from Cardiff and the M4.
• All wedding couples have exclusive use of the Castle, extensive lawns and romantic walled gardens

• Fonmon caters for all style of wedding ceremonies and receptions and each event is uniquely tailored.

• Stunning castle with its Georgian interiors can be used alone or with a marquee for larger celebrations.

• The Castle welcomes guests into a warm, friendly atmosphere where our experienced team is on hand to make your day perfect.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsPublic toiletsWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Location

Directions

See location of Fonmon Castle on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: ST 047680  Lat: 51.40299 Long: -3.37140

Warning – Using SatNav to approach Fonmon can cause problems. We have a unique postcode which does not ‘link’ to a public highway. Hence you may be told ‘you have arrived’ when you are anywhere up to ½ mile away…..

From Junction 33 of the M4 follow A4232 towards Cardiff.
At the first major intersection take A4050 following signs to Cardiff Airport. (The A4050 becomes A4226 north of Barry.)
Bypass the airport to the north following A4226/B4265 towards Llantwit Major.
Do NOT take 1st left, which is signposted Fonmon (the village), but continue under bridge for another two thirds of a mile.
Follow brown tourism signs, firstly left towards Rhoose and East Aberthaw.
Then, 100 yards beyond the top of the small hill, turn left again into Castle Road.
Go over traffic lights and our lodges are at the end of Castle Road, with the gates on the left.
IMPORTANT – PLEASE DO NOT ATTEMPT TO ACCESS THE CASTLE VIA FONMON VILLAGE

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Rhoose station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • YesBaby changing facilities

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesHigh chairs for children