Clough Williams-Ellis' intensely personal vision transformed the overgrown landscape around Aber Iâ, brought back to appreciation the exotic planting of the Gwyllt by Caton Haigh and created a village and landscape of Mediterranean flavour, which nonetheless takes full advantage of its Welsh coastal setting. The estate has stayed true to Clough Williams-Ellis' vision, and is today held by the Second Portmeirion Foudation, a charitable trust. Its importance is recognised by its status as a grade II* garden in the Cadw/ICOMOS Register of Landscapes, Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in Wales, a conservation area and remarkable assemblage of twentieth century listed buildings.
Open daily all year 09:30 - 17:30
2006 Admission Charges:
Children: £3.50 (under 5 free)
Family (2+2) £16.00
Further details from the Tollgate Manager 01766 772311 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Free after lunch entry to village with pre-booked lunch at The Hotel Portmeirion (01766 772440) or Castell Deudraeth Bar & Grill (01766 772400)