Visitor Attractions update from Caerphilly County Borough Council

Here’s an update on the facilities and opening hours of Cwmcarn Forest, COFFI VISTA and Llancaiach Fawr Manor

For up to date local lockdown information and guidance, visit the Caerphilly County Borough Council website:
Coronavirus – latest advice and information

Cwmcarn Forest is open every day 9am – 5pm (closes 4.30pm on Fridays).  The gift shop and reception will be open during this time along with toilet facilities. A takeaway service from Raven’s Café is open Monday – Sunday 9.30am – 4pm (food orders between 10am – 3.30pm). Customers can enjoy their food and drink purchases at the outdoor seating area to the rear of the centre. View the menu here

2m distancing will be in place whilst queueing to place orders, all queuing will be outside of the building where there will be a one way system in operation around the centre. Order numbers will be given to customers, when orders are ready they will be called and customers can collect their order from the food collection point.

Cwmcarn Forest has reopened some of its outdoor facilities, including walking and cycling trails, car park (free of charge until the end of December 2020), mountain bike trails including downhill trails (no uplift service is available at present).

For more information on the facilities that are currently open at Cwmcarn Forest, visit the website

Social distancing measures along with Track & Trace requirements are in place.

COFFI VISTA underwent a major refurbishment in February and March and hasn’t had the opportunity to be seen!

Customers can now see the new serving counter and renovations whilst ordering food and drink. Tables and chairs are available outdoors on the balcony and terrace. Indoor seating will be re-opening shortly once social distancing provisions are put in place. Opening times are Monday – Sunday 10am – 5pm.  . View the menu here

Social distancing measures along with Track & Trace requirements are in place.


Llancaiach Fawr Manor re-opened its gift shop and café in July and is now open Tuesday to Saturday, 10am – 3.30pm.
Sunday Lunch in the newly revamped Conservatory Restaurant is now available to pre book along with a Takeaway Sunday lunch available to pre-order. Pre book or pre order by calling 01443 412248.

View the Sunday Lunch Menu here

Afternoon Teas are available in the café and Manor Gardens, pre book by calling 01443 412248. View the Afternoon Tea menu here

View the café menu here

Card payment is preferred and social distancing measures along with Track & Trace requirements are in place.