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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Christmas Fair, Fri 29 Nov - Sun 1 Dec 2019




Aberglasney’s Winter Fair ~ one of Wales’ biggest festive events. A must-do of the Christmas season!

Get into the festive spirit with a warm mulled wine or spiced apple juice and a mince pie for each visitor, served by our dedicated volunteers.

In the Mansion and Craft Marquee - over sixty stalls offering a wide range of Christmas gifts and lovely things including decorations, ceramics, glass art, fine art, photography, floristry, jewellery, leather goods, knitwear, woodcraft, birdboxes, homeware and toiletries. You’ll be sure to find something for you and yours!

In the Food Marquee - thirty stalls of delicious artisan food and drink, and sweet treats from fudge to Christmas essentials like smoked salmon gin and coffee.

Outdoors - warm up with a hog roast or beef burger. Enjoy these under the cloisters, where there’ll be tables and benches, and a wood fire to evoke a little medieval ambiance. Also look out for seasonal plants and wreaths.

Tea Rooms in the Pool Garden - sit down and relax in the Tearooms, where there’ll be plenty of seasonal home-made savoury options. Emma’s sweet offerings will include mince pies with cream, shortbread and spiced apple Bakewell.

Music and dance performances - feel festive with music and dance performances across the three days.

Friday 29th November — 11am-4.30pm (parking at Aberglasney)
Saturday 30th November — 10am-4.30pm (parking at Aberglasney and free park & ride)
Sunday 1st December — 10am-4.30pm (parking at Aberglasney and free park & ride).

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitalityHelicopter landing

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 29 Nov - Sun 1 Dec 2019
Open Friday 11:00 - 16:30, Saturday & Sunday 10:00 - 16:30.


SA32 8QH



Plan route to Aberglasney Mansion and Gardens using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SN 579221  Lat: 51.87930 Long: -4.06579

Aberglasney is situated in the small village of Llangathen, 400 yards from the A40 at Broad Oak (4 miles west of Llandeilo and 12 miles east of Carmarthen).

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 6 miles from Llandeilo station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Helicopter landingHelicopter landing

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • 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
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas


  • YesHearing loop system
  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system


  • YesRamp to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children