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Fonmon Castle, Barry

Categories: Castles, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
2.9/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web
Fonmon is one of the few mediaeval castles which are still lived in as a home. Since it was built by the St. John family c1200, it has only changed hands once. In 1656, during the English Civil War it was bought by Colonel Philip Jones, a direct ancestor of Sir Brooke Boothby, the present owner.
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  • Took the dog to a dog show once, was a lovely place. Lovely area to relax and walk the dogs in peace xo 
  • We went round the castle todayandf we were dissappointed with the number of rooms available to see and the constant mention of the boothbys and of the guides personal experiences with the owner. I don...  read more »
  • This was the worst weeding party I ever been. Staff are not helpful and even I would say rude. Try to cheat my brother in the bar on stupid juice. But worst bit is this that after dinner (from freezer...  read more »
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