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Name Address Telephone Website Grid Ref (approx) DINAS MAWDDWY, Gwynedd Please Note: There is now a new footbridge in place over the river, so the temporary diversion is no longer in force. Ty Derw Country House B&B Old Road, Dinas Mawddwy. SY20 9LR 01650 531318 www.tyderw.co.uk/ SH857136 Rooms: 3 Double, 1 Twin - Double/Twin £90 B&B 2 Sharing, Single £65 - Directly on route - Evening Meal and Drinks Available - Mair & Nick Godley - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or via Online Form. Buckley Arms Hotel Minllyn, Dinas Mawddwy. SY20 9LP 01650 531261 thebuckleyarms.co.uk/ SH859140 Rooms: 4 Double, 2 Twin - Double/Twin from £80 Room Only 2 Sharing, Single from £60 - Restaurant - Directly on Route - Email: email@example.com Red Lion Inn (Y Llew Coch) Dinas Mawddwy. SY20 9JA 01650 531247 yllewcoch.co.uk/ SH858148 Rooms: 2 Single, 1 Double, 3 Twin - Double/Twin from £65 B&B 2 Sharing, Single from £27.50 - Bar Meals & Restaurant - Directly on Route - Contact via Website Form or Phone Celyn Brithion Camping Dinas Mawddwy. SY20 9LP 01650 531344 celynbrithion.co.uk/ SH861140 Caravan & Camping - Tent £6.50 per person - Directly on Route - Mr & Mrs Turnbull - Contact via Website Form or Phone. MINFFORDD / DOLFFANOG, Tal-y-llyn, Tywyn, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref Gwesty Minffordd Hotel Minffordd, Tal-y-llyn. LL36 9AJ 01654 761665 minffordd.com/ SH733116 Rooms: 2 Single, 3 Double, 2 Twin - Double/Twin £110 B&B 2 Sharing, Single £55 (Summer Rates) - Online Booking Avaiable - Directly on Alternative Route - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or via Website Form. Dolffanog Fawr Dolffanog Tal-y-Llyn. LL36 9AJ 01654 761247 dolffanogfawr.co.uk/ SH729105 Rooms: 4 Double (3 can convert to Twin) - Double/Twin from £110 B&B 2 Sharing, Single from £90 - Online Booking Available - Evening Meal Optional - 0.8 miles from Minffordd Alternative Route - Contact via Website Form or Phone. Old Rectory Tal-y-Llyn. LL36 9AJ 01654 782225 www.rectoryonthelake.co.uk/ SH711097 Rooms: 3 Double, 1 Family - Double/Twin from £90 B&B 2 Sharing, Single Occupancy from £60 - Online Booking Available - Evening Meal Optional or eat at nearby Hotels - 1.8 miles from Minffordd Alternative Route - Email: email@example.com Dol Einion Camp Site Dol Einion, Tal-y-llyn. LL36 9AJ 01654 761312 tal-y-llynheritagecentre.co.uk/ SH729113 Tent from £12.50 (2 people) - Electric Showers 20p - Close to Minffordd Alternative Route - Marian Rees - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org DOLGELLAU, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref Tourist Information, Dolgellau Ty Meirion, Stryd Fawr, Dolgellau, LL40 1PU 01341 422888 Email: email@example.com SH728178 Please Note: a number of Tourist Information Centres in Wales are under threat of closure due to cuts in funding. Additional Accommodation Listed at www.dolgellau-snowdonia.co.uk/ Ivy House Finsbury Square, Dolgellau. LL40 1RF 01341 422535 www.ivyhouse-dolgellau.co.uk/ SH728177 Rooms: 3 Double, 2 Twin, 1 Family - Double/Twin from £70 B&B 2 Sharing, Single from £50 - Online Booking Available - 3.1 miles from Hostel Variant Route (Bottom of Pony Path) - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org ISLAW'R DREF, Dolgellau, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref YHA Kings Penmaenpool, Dolgellau, LL40 1TB 0845 371 9327 http://www.yha.org.uk/hostel/kings/ SH683160 56 Beds - On Hostel Variant Route - Online Booking Available - Meals & Bar - See website for full facilities - Email: email@example.com Tyddyn Mawr Islawrdref, Cader Road, Dolgellau. LL40 1TL 01341 422331 www.wales-guesthouse.co.uk/ SH703154 Rooms: 2 Double £86 B&B 2 Sharing, Single Occupancy £66 - Online Booking Available - 1.0 miles from Hostel Variant Route (Bottom of Pony Path) - Evening Meal at Gwernan Hotel ½mile or Dolgellau 2½mile (taxi), fine views - Olwen Evans - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Gwernan Hotel Islawrdref, Dolgellau. LL40 1TL 01341 422488 www.gwernan.co.uk/ SH704159 Rooms: 1 Single, 3 Double, 1 Twin, 1 Family - Double/Twin from £105 B&B 2 Sharing, Single from £75 - Online Booking Available (Min 2 Nights, may be able to book 1 night by phone when not busy) - 1.1 miles from Hostel Variant Route (Bottom of Pony Path) - Email: email@example.com ARTHOG, Dolgellau, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref The Slate Shed Craig Wen, Arthog. LL39 1YP 01341 250482 www.slateshed.co.uk/ SH655157 Rooms: 4 Double, 1 Twin - Double/Twin from £80 2 Sharing, Single Occupancy from £65 - 1 Mile from Route - Evening Meal at Penmaenpool (3 miles) or Fairbourne (3.7 miles) taxi - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Graig Wen Camping Craig Wen, Arthog. LL39 1YP 01341 250482 http://www.graigwen.co.uk/ SH655157 Tent from £6 (1 person) - On same site as The Slate Shed - Also has Yurts and Caban for Hire - Online Booking Available - 1 Mile from Route. Garthyfog Farm Camping Arthog. LL39 1AX 01341 250254 www.snowdonialogcabins.co.uk/ SH636139 Small Tent £10 - Also has Self Catering Log Cabins Sleeping 4 to 6 people from £100 for 1 Night - 0.8 miles from route - Email: email@example.com BARMOUTH, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref This a very popular holiday resort having a lot of accommodation, particularly along Marine Parade. However, it can get fully booked, particularly at weekends and main holiday periods, so it may be necessary to try several places. Also, many places have restrictions on single night bookings or charge supplements at these times. As well as the establishments listed here the Barmouth website lists several others. Tourist Information, Barmouth Old Library, Station Road, Barmouth, LL42 1LU 01341 280787 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org SH612158 Please Note: a number of Tourist Information Centres in Wales are under threat of closure due to cuts in funding. Dros Y Dwr 6 Porkington Terrace, Barmouth. LL42 1LX 01341 280284 www.barmouthbandb.co.uk/ SH619156 Rooms: 3 Double £85 B&B 2 Sharing, Single Occupancy £65, Extra bed can be added to make twin with prior notice - 0.1 miles from Route - Email: email@example.com Lawrenny Lodge Hotel Aberamffra Road Barmouth. LL41 1SU 01341 280466 www.lawrennylodge.co.uk/ SH620156 Rooms: 6 Double, 2 Twin - Double/Twin from £70 B&B 2 Sharing, Single Occupancy from £60 - Online Booking Available - At busy times 1 night stays may not be accepted - 0.2 miles from Route - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Môr Wyn Guest House 21 Marine Parade, Barmouth. LL42 1NA 01341 280185 www.barmouthguesthouse.com/ SH610159 Large Number of Rooms: Double/Twin from £66 to £74 B&B 2 Sharing, Single from £39 - At busy times 1 night stays may not be accepted - 0.5 miles from Route - Evening meals nearby - Contact by phone (9.30 to 21.00) or by website form. Wavecrest Hotel 8 Marine Parade, Barmouth. LL42 1NA 01341 280330 www.barmouthbandb.com/ SH610159 Rooms: 2 Single, 5 Double, 3 Family - Advance bookings not taken for 1 night stay, but there may be late availabilty when not busy - 0.5 miles from Route - Evening Meals Nearby - Email: email@example.com - Note: The Wavecrest Hotel is now under new ownership (July 2016) - contact Chris and Zelanie Hart for prices. Min y Mor Hotel Marine Promenade Barmouth. LL42 1HW 01341 280555 www.minymor.com/ SH607162 Rooms: Double/Twin from £86 B&B 2 Sharing, Single from £50 - Restaurant - 0.8 miles from route - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by Website Form. Bunkorama Bunkhouse & Camping Gwastad Agnes, Off Panorama Road, Barmouth, LL42 1DX 01341 281132 www.bunkorama.co.uk/ SH622165 8 Beds in 2 Rooms - £15 per Bed, Duvet & Cover £5 per stay, Towels £2 per stay - Free Wi-Fi - Camping £12 per Tent (up to 2 people) £6 per additional person - Directly on route, 0.9 miles from Barmouth centre - Online Booking Available - See website for full facilities - Email: email@example.com Mobile: 07738 467196
Accommodation Options for the Rhinogs
The section over the Rhinog Mountains is too much for the majority of walkers to undertake in one day. Barmouth to Maentwrog is 24 miles with 8785 ft of ascent and progress is slow in many places. The following are a few options for accommodation:
Camping: The Nantcol Falls Campsite is 4.4 miles to the west of the route at Bwlch Drws-Ardudwy and there is a basic Camp Site at Cwm Bychan, directly on the route.
Taxi Assisted Option 1: The option suggested by Tony Drake was to stay for two nights at Barmouth. On the first day take a taxi to Maes-y-garnedd (SH642269) 1.5 miles from the route at Bwlch Drws-Ardudwy, then walk the route in reverse back to Barmouth. On the second day take a taxi to the same place and continue the route from there.
One local taxi firm is A to B Taxis - Tel. 07860 739073 who charged £25 per trip in 2016.
Taxi Assisted Option 2: There are a few places where roads come within reasonable distance of the route where taxis could pick up. The problem with making these arrangements is that the timing may be uncertain. Mobile phone reception is very limited, but there may be places, particularly on mountain tops, where it may be possible to phone. There is a phone box in Cwm Nantcol at SH623263, 2.75 miles from the route, but remote phone boxes are under threat and may well be out of order or removed. This phone box is currently working (July 2017) but takes Phone Cards or Credit/Debit Cards only and has a sign dated 2016 proposing closure subject to public consultation. Arranging a time in advance is more reliable, but there may be problems of either not arriving on time or arriving early and having to wait.
Possible pickup points are Maes-y-garnedd (1.5 miles from route at SH642269) and Cwm Bychan (On Route at SH646315) from the West, and near Graigddu-isaf from the East (2 miles from the Route at SH684302).
On Foot - Option 1: From Bwlch Drws-Ardudwy head west past Maes-y-garnedd and along the road towards Llanbedr. Gwynfryn Farm is 5.1 miles from the route with a further 0.6 miles for an evening meal at Victoria Inn (which also has accommodation). There are a number of footpaths to avoid some of the road walking. Returning to the route it is possible to take a more direct and gentler route to Rhinog Fawr over Mynydd Llanbedr and Foel Ddu (access land beyond the right of way). It is 5.2 miles from Llanbedr to Rhinog Fawr summit.
On Foot - Option 2: From the top of the Pass of Bwlch Drws-Ardudwy SH664282 continue eastward to Grugle and Graigddu-isaf to join a minor road by the car park at SH684302. This road leads to the A470, which is 4.3 miles from the route. From there, you can turn right to Cae Gwyn Farm for B&B (also Camping and Camping Barn), or turn left to reach The Rhiw Goch Inn (Pub with Meals and Bunkhouse) after turning right up the hill through the holiday village. The O.S. map shows several footpaths with right of way in this area, but this is a Site of Special Scientific Interest so grazing has been severely restricted or completely stopped over most of the land in order to revert it back to its natural state, which is long reeds and bog. Hence, many footpaths are badly overgrown and / or boggy. It is, therefore, safer to stick to the roads unless there there is good indication that a path is well trodden. There is some Mobile Phone reception in places on the way.
BRONABER, Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref Cae Gwyn Farm B&B Bronaber, Trawsfynydd. LL41 4YE 01766 540245 www.caegwynfarm.co.uk/ SH713297 Rooms: - Double/Twin from £68 B&B 2 Sharing, Single Occupancy from £44 - 4.7 miles from route at Bwlch Drws-Ardudwy (5.7 miles from Cwm Bychan) - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org - Mobile Phone 07908 277503 (Phone only from 9am to 8pm on either phone). Note, breakfast is from a well stocked buffet but cooked breakfast is not served. Also Camping and Camping Barn. Lift to The Rhiw Goch Inn by arrangement. The Rhiw Goch Inn and Bunkhouse Bronaber, Trawsfynydd. LL41 4UY 01766 540374 www.therhiwgoch.co.uk/ SH693306 5.3 miles from route at Bwlch Drws-Ardudwy - Pub with Bar Meals & Restaurant plus Bunkhouse - No B&B Accommodation but breakfasts served. Note: The public right of way show from the A470 to The Rhiw Goch is badly overgrown and can be very boggy, so it is best to keep to the roads (the A470 is very busy with high speed traffic but it does have grassy verges). Penrhos Isaf Bothy Near Ganllwyd, 0.6 miles East of A470 www.mountainbothies.org.uk/bothy-details.asp?bothy_id=103 SH737238 5 miles East of route near Diffwys in the Rhinog Mountains of Snowdonia (Guidebook Map 29) LLANBEDR & HARLECH, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref Tourist Information, Harlech Llys y Graig, High Street, Harlech, LL46 2YE 01341 280787 Email: email@example.com SH582312 Please Note: a number of Tourist Information Centres in Wales are under threat of closure due to cuts in funding. Maelgwyn House Ffordd Isaf, Harlech. LL46 2SW 01766 780087 www.maelgwynharlech.co.uk/ SH580309 Rooms: 4 Double, 1 Twin - Double/Twin from £70 B&B 2 Sharing (2015 prices) - Online Booking shows no availability through Booking.com so enquire directly by phone or Email - 5.4 miles from route (Cwm Bychan) - Email: Bookings@MaelgwynHarlech.co.uk Gwynfryn Farm Llanbedr. LL45 2NY 01341 241381 www.gwynfryncottages.com/ SH594271 Rooms: Double/Twin from £80 B&B 2 Sharing, Single from £55 (2011 Prices) Also Holiday Cottages - Evening Meal in Llanbedr (0.6 miles) - 5.1 miles from route at Bwlch Drws-Ardudwy - Evening Phone No: 01341 241642 - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Victoria Inn Llanbedr. LL45 2LD 01341 241213 www.vic-inn.co.uk/ SH585268 Rooms: 3 Double, 1 Twin, 1 Family - Double/Twin from £80 B&B 2 Sharing - Pub with Bar Meals - 5.7 miles from route at Bwlch Drws-Ardudwy - Email: email@example.com Nantcol Falls Campsite Cefn Uchaf, Llanbedr. LL45 2PL 01341 241209 www.nantcolwaterfalls.co.uk/ SH608271 Tents £8 to £9 per person - also Glamping Pod £50 for 2 People - Online Booking Available - 4.4 miles from route at Bwlch Drws-Ardudwy - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or via Website Form - Mobile: 07919 448898 Taxi Service - D Griffiths Bryn Coch, Ardudwy. LL44 2DN 01341 247741 Ring with credit, debit or chargecard from phone box in Cwm Nantcol at SH623262 (2.9 miles from route at Bwlch Drws-Ardudwy). Prior notice day before of intention to ring is advisable. Phone box takes no coins. There is a move to stop maintaining remote phone boxes, so test availability beforehand by ringing the number of box 01341 241231 to ensure it rings out. Mobile phones are more likely to work on Y Llethr than down in valley. The Mill Camping & Caravan Site Llanfair, Llanbedr. LL45 2NH 07909 682938 llanbedrcampingandcaravan.co.uk/ SH589268 Pitches for tents - Static Caravans for Hire - 5.6 miles from route at Bwlch Drws-Ardudwy - Contact by Phone or via Website Form CWM BYCHAN, Harlech, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref Cwm Bychan Farm Llanbedr. LL45 2PH 01630 657001 SH646315 Basic Camp Site with Toilets - Directly on Route TRAWSFYNYDD, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref Hostel Llys Ednowain Trawsfynydd, LL41 4UB 01766 770324 //trawsfynydd.com/ SH708357 20 Beds in 4 Rooms - £19 per bed - Self Catering - Directly on Trawsfynydd Variant Route - At quiet times the warden may not be on site - Mobile: 07717 597747 - Nearby are Village Shop and Cross Foxes pub (Do not confuse this with the Cross Foxes in Dolgellau as Google Maps has an incorrect link to their website) - Check availability of bar meals when booking - Email: email@example.com - The //trawsfynydd.com/ Website also lists other local accommodation. Cross Foxes Hotel Fronwinion, Trawsfynydd. LL41 3SE 01766 540204 SH708357 Directly on Trawsfynydd Variant Route - Pub with Food (check availability), No Accommodation BLAENAU FFESTINIOG, TANYGRISIAU, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref Tourist Information, Blaenau Ffestiniog Unit 3, High Street, Blaenau Ffestiniog, LL41 3HS 01766 830360 http://blaenauffestiniog.org/ SH728178 Please Note: a number of Tourist Information Centres in Wales are under threat of closure due to cuts in funding. Dolawel Guest House Rhiwbrydfir Blaenau Ffestiniog. LL41 3HS 01766 830511 http://www.dolawel.co.uk/ SH697463 Rooms: 2 Double, 2 Twin, 1 Family - Double/Twin from £70 to £76 B&B 2 Sharing (2014 prices) - 2.4 miles from Route - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Bryn Elltyd Eco Guest House Tanygrisiau, Blaenau Ffestiniog. LL41 3TW 01766 831356 www.ecoguesthouse.co.uk/ SH681449 Rooms: 1 Single, 2 Double, 3 Double/Twin (Flexible Rooms), 1 Family - Double/Twin from £80 B&B 2 Sharing, Single from £40 - Online Booking Available - 0.8 miles from Route - Email: email@example.com MAENTWROG, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref Grapes Hotel Maentwrog, Blaenau Ffestiniog. LL41 4HN 01766 590365 http://www.grapeshotelsnowdonia.co.uk/ SH665406 6 Rooms: - Double/Twin from £75, Single Occupancy from £55 - Online booking available - Hotel and Restaurant - Directly on Route - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Glanddwyryd B&B Glan Dwyryd, Maentwrog, Blaenau Ffestiniog. LL41 4HN 01766 590288 http://glanddwyryd.weebly.com/ SH665406 1 Double, 1 Twin £60 B&B 2 sharing, Single Occupancy £40 - Directly on Route - Contact by phone or via website form. Oakley Arms Hotel Tan-y-Bwlch, Maentwrog, Blaenau Ffestiniog. LL41 3YU 01766 590277 www.oakeleyarms.co.uk/ SH660409 Many Rooms: - Double/Twin from £79 B&B 2 Sharing, Single £65 - Online Booking Available - Large Hotel with Bar and Meals - 0.15 miles from route - Email: email@example.com Plas Tan-y-Bwlch Maentwrog Blaenau Ffestiniog. LL41 3YU 01766 590324 http://www.eryri-npa.gov.uk/study-centre SH655406 30 Rooms: From £30 to £40 per person B&B - Evening Meal £17.50 - This is the Snowdonia National Park Study Centre. B&B Accommodation can be booked for people not on courses subject to availability - 0.6 miles from route - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or via Website Form. Llechrwd Camp Site Llechrwd Farm, Maentwrog. LL41 4HF 01766 590240 SH678413 Pitches from £16 (Tent with 2 Adults) - 0.9 miles from Route (By A496) - Email: email@example.com BEDDGELERT, Caernarfon, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref Tourist Information, Beddgelert Canolfan Hebog, Beddgelert, LL41 3HS 01766 890615 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org SH589481 Royal Goat Hotel Beddgelert. LL55 4YE 01766 890224 www.royalgoathotel.co.uk/ SH589481 Many Rooms: Double/Twin from £90 B&B 2 Sharing, Single from £60 - Online Booking Available (Late Availability Discounts) - Restaurant & Bar - 0.3 miles from route - Email: email@example.com Colwyn Guest House Caernarfon Road, Beddgelert. LL55 4UY 01766 890276 www.beddgelertguesthouse.co.uk/ SH588483 Rooms from £37.50 per person B&B - 0.3 miles from route - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or via Website Form - Mobile: 07774 002637 Beddgelert Campsite A4085 Caernarfon Road, Beddgelert. LL55 4UU 024 7642 3008 www.campingintheforest.co.uk/ SH578491 Pitches from £10.20 (Small Tent, 1 Person) - Online Booking Available - 1.2 miles from route - Contact by Phone or Website Form - One of Camping in the Forest Sites Cae Du Campsite Beddgelert. LL55 4NE 01766 890345 www.caeducampsite.co.uk/ SH598487 Pitches from £11.50 (Small Tent, 1 Person) - Directly on Route - Email: email@example.com NANT GWYNANT, Caernarfon, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref YHA Snowdon Bryn Gwynant Nantgwynant, LL55 4NP 0845 371 9108 www.yha.org.uk/hostel/snowdon-bryn-gwynant SH641513 72 Beds - Directly on Hostel Variant Route, 1.1 miles from start of Watkin Path to Snowdon - Online Booking Available - Meals - See website for full facilities - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Note: The guidebook shows a route to approach the hostel via a footpath from the SE. This used to have a sign pointing the way to the hostel from the main right of way, but it is now (July 2017) very little used and is not too easy to find due to the area being churned up by heavy vehicles. Also, on the way there is a fallen tree blocking the route with only about two foot of clearance underneath and muddy ground. It is probably easier and quicker to continue along the minor road at SH637494 heading for the A498 and approach the hostel from the main driveway at SH640514. Bryn Dinas Camping Pods Nantgwynant, Gwynedd. LL55 4NQ 01766 890351 www.bryndinascampingpods.co.uk/ SH625502 Owned by Red Dragon Holidays - 5 Heated Camping Pods from £37 to £45 for 2 people (twin beds) - 4 Berth Bunk from £65 to £110 - Online Booking not yet Operational - 0.3 miles from Watkin Path to Snowdon, 2.8 miles from Beddgelert - Email: email@example.com or via Website Form. Hafod y Llan Camping, Nantgwynant, Gwynedd. LL55 4NH www.hafodyllancampsite.co.uk/ SH629513 Site owned by National Trust - Basic Camping with Hot Showers, Toilet Block & Tumble Drier - £7.50 per person - No booking, just first come, first served - 0.1 miles from Watkin Path to Snowdon, 3.5 miles from Beddgelert - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org - Email preferred contact as phone not always manned. Snowdon Summit Visitor Centre Llanberis Path, Caernarfon. LL55 4UL 01286 870223 www.snowdonrailway.co.uk/ SH610543 Directly on Route - Café & Gift Shop - Open from Late Spring to end of October - Only Open when Trains are Running from 10am until 20 minutes before last train leaves summit - Closed in bad weather PEN-Y-PASS & PEN-Y-GWRYD, Nant Gwynant, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass Pen-y-Pass, Nantgwynant, LL55 4NY 0845 371 9534 www.yha.org.uk/hostel/snowdon-pen-y-pass SH647556 16 en-suite Rooms - Recent £1.3 million investment - Directly on Route - Online Booking Available - Meals, Café - See website for full facilities - Email: email@example.com Pen-y-Gwryd Hotel Nant Gwynant. LL55 4NT 01286 870211 www.pyg.co.uk/ SH660558 Rooms from £45 per person B&B - Restaurant and Bar - 1.1 miles from route - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org LLANBERIS, Caernarfon, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref Llanberis is about five and a half miles from the Route at Pen-y-Pass but can be accessed by the Sherpa Bus S1 or S2 from Pen-y-Pass - See Timetables. On foot, one option is to descend Snowdon by the Llanberis Path for an overnight stay, then rejoin the route by the path up Cwm Cneifio to Glyder Fawr. This could be extended to take in Elidir Fawr and Y Garn (both over 3,000 ft) by taking the path up Cwm Dudodyn. Note: It is not advisable to walk down the busy A4086 road to Llanberis. Tourist Information, Llanberis Electric Mountain, Llanberis, LL55 4UR 01286 870765 Email: email@example.com SH581600 YHA Snowdon Llanberis Llwyn Celyn, Llanberis, LL55 4SR 0845 371 9645 www.yha.org.uk/hostel/snowdon-llanberis SH574596 50 Beds - 0.4 miles from Llanberis (Use Sherpa Bus from Pen-y-Pass to Llanberis) - Online Booking Available - Meals - See website for full facilities - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Note: The paths shown on the map leading across to the hostel are blocked and overgrown, so use the road through the village. Beech Bank 2 High Street, Llanberis. LL55 4EN 01286 871085 www.beech-bank.co.uk/ SH576605 Rooms: Double from £70 B&B 2 Sharing - 0.3 miles from Bus Stop at Joe Brown's (Use Sherpa Bus from Pen-y-Pass) - Email: email@example.com Mount Pleasant B&B High Street Llanberis. LL55 4HA 01286 870395 www.mountpleasant-llanberis.com/ SH577603 Rooms: 2 Single, Several Double/Twin - Double/Twin from £70 B&B 2 Sharing, Single En-Suite from £55 - Close to Bus Stop at Joe Brown's (Use Sherpa Bus from Pen-y-Pass) - Contact via Website Form or Phone Glyn Afon Guesthouse 72 High Street, Llanberis. LL55 4HA 01286 872528 //llanberisbedandbreakfast.co.uk/ SH578602 Rooms: 2 Single, 4 Double, 2 Twin - Double £70, Twin £75 B&B 2 Sharing, Single £50 - Close to Bus Stop at Joe Brown's (Use Sherpa Bus from Pen-y-Pass) - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or via Website Form OGWEN, Bethesda, Gwynedd Telephone Website Grid Ref Ogwen is about half way between Capel Curig and Bethesda. There is a limited Bus Service (6B) running on weekends and public holidays between Bethesda and Capel Curig, stopping at Ogwen - See Timetables. There is a footpath running parallel with the main road to Capel Curig (4.3 miles from Checkpoint 36) and a quiet minor road, then track to Bethesda (5 miles from Ogwen) for those seeking alternative accommodation on foot. YHA Idwal Bethesda, Bangor, LL57 3LZ 0845 371 9744 www.yha.org.uk/hostel/idwal/ SH649604 36 Beds - Directly on Route - Online Booking Available - Self Catering Only - Shop and Drinks Available - See website for full facilities - Email: email@example.com - Shop Generally stocks pasta ready meals plus a limited selection of other items such as porridge oats and beans. However stocks may run out at busy times, so check before arriving empty handed. Nearest Meals about 5 miles in either direction, with very limited Sherpa Bus Service - Camping Gwern Gof Uchaf Camping & Bunkhouse Capel Curig, Betws-y-Coed. LL24 0EU 01690 720294 www.tryfanwales.co.uk/ SH673603 Camping Pitches £5 (2016) per person (no booking required for small groups) - Bunkhouse Bed £12 per person (book ahead) - 0.6 miles from Route - New Shower Block at no extra charge. Garn Gof Isaf Camping & Bunkhouse Capel Curig, Betws-y-Coed. LL24 0EU 01690 72027 gwerngofisaf.co.uk/ SH685601 Camping Pitches £5 (2013) per person - Bunkhouse Bed £12 per person - 1.4 miles from route - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or via Website Form CAPEL CURIG, Betws-y-Coed, Conwy Telephone Website Grid Ref There is a limited Bus Service (6B) running on weekends and public holidays between Bethesda and Capel Curig, stopping at Ogwen - See Timetables. There is a footpath running parallel to the main road most of the way to Capel Curig (4.1 miles from Checkpoint 36 - SH66608) for those seeking alternative accommodation on foot. It is also possible to reach Capel Curig for accommodation and food by leaving the route at Bwlch Caseg Fraith (SH667582) after descending from Gylder Fach, without going to Ogwen. Continue along the ridge eastwards over Y Foel Goch then fork right before Gallt yr Ogaf to reach Capel Curig at the junction of the A5 and A4086 (4.1 miles). Next day, return to the route at Checkpoint 36 either by bus or via the footpath. Plas Curig Independent Hostel Capel Curig, LL24 0EL 01690 720225 www.snowdoniahostel.co.uk/ SH726579 36 Dormitory Beds from £20, Private Rooms from £50 (Double/Twin) - Self-Catering - Online Booking Available - 4.5 miles from Route (Checkpoint 36) - Online Booking Available - See website for full facilities - Meals at Bryn Tyrch Inn 0.15 miles - Email: email@example.com St Curig's Church B&B Capel Curig. LL24 0EL 01690 720469 www.stcurigschurch.com/ SH721581 Rooms: 3 Double, 2 Twin - Double/Twin from £80 B&B 2 Sharing, Single Occupancy from £60 (Not Fri or Sat) - Bunk Room sleeps 4, £25 per person including Breakfast - 5.1 miles from Route (Checkpoint 36) - Meals at Bryn Tyrch Inn (0.3 miles) - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Bron Eryri Capel Curig. LL24 0EE 01690 720240 www.snowdoniabednbreakfast.com/ SH733572 Rooms: 2 Double, 1 Twin, 1 Double + Single - Double/Twin from £65 B&B 2 Sharing, Single Occupancy from £40 - 5.1 miles from Route (Checkpoint 36) - Meals at Tyn-y-Coed Inn (0.1 miles) - Email: email@example.com - Mobile: 07845 364086 Bryn Tyrch Inn Capel Curig. LL24 0EL 01690 720223 www.bryntyrchinn.co.uk/ SH724579 11 Rooms - Double/Twin from £97 B&B 2 Sharing (Some off-peak special offers available) - Bunk Room Sleeps 4, £35 per person including Breakfast (min 3 people) - Online Booking Available - 4.4 miles from Route (Checkpoint 36) - Restaurant and Bar Meals - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tyn-y-Coed Inn Capel Curig. LL24 0EE 01690 720331 www.tyn-y-coed.co.uk/ SH732574 Rooms: 5 Double, 5 Twin/Family from £42.50 B&B Per Person - Bar and Evening Meals - 5.0 miles from route (Checkpoint 36) - Email via Website Form CARNEDDAU MOUNTAINS Telephone Website Grid Ref Dulyn Bothy Dyffryn Conwy. www.mountainbothies.org.uk/bothy-details.asp?bothy_id=98 SH705664 1.3 miles East of route near Foel Grach in the Carneddau Mountains of Snowdonia (Guidebook Map 47) ROWEN, Conwy Telephone Website Grid Ref YHA Rowen Rhiw Farm, Rowen, LL32 8YW 0845 371 9038 www.yha.org.uk/hostel/rowen SH747721 20 Beds - 1.3 miles from route (After Tal-y Fan), 1.6 miles from route (Before Tal-y Fan) - Online Booking Available - No Meals, Self Catering Only, Meals at Ty Gwyn Hotel (0.9 miles and 600ft below) - Shop 1.5 miles and 700ft below - See website for full facilities - Shop shown on website but check what stock is held when booking - Email: email@example.com (Enquiries Handled by YHA Conwy) Ty Gwyn Hotel High Street, Rowen. LL32 8YU 01492 650232 SH759720 Pub with Bar Meals - Riverside Beer Garden - No Accommodation - 2.2 miles from Route (After Tal y Fan), 0.9 miles from YHA Rowen CONWY Telephone Website Grid Ref Tourist Information, Conwy Muriau Building, Rosehill Street, Conwy, LL32 8LD 01492 577566 Email: www.visitllandudno.org.uk/ SH781775 YHA Conwy Larkhill, Sychnant Pass Road, Conwy, LL32 8AJ 0845 371 9732 www.yha.org.uk/hostel/conwy/ SH775773 80 Beds - 0.6 miles from Conwy Castle - Online Booking Available - Meals - See website for full facilities - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Bryn Guest House Sychnant Pass Road, . LL32 8NS 01492 592449 www.bryn.org.uk/ SH779775 Rooms: 1 Single, 3 Double, 1 Twin - Double/Twin £80 B&B 2 Sharing, Single from £50, Single Night Supplement £5 - 0.35 miles from Conwy Castle - Meals in Town - Email: email@example.com Gwynfryn House B&B 4 York Place, Conwy. LL32 8AB 01492 576733 http://www.bedandbreakfastconwy.co.uk/ SH780775 Rooms: 4 Double, 1 Twin - Double from £65, Twin from £70 B&B 2 Sharing, Single Night Supplement £10 - Online Booking Available - 0.25 miles from Conwy Castle - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Castlebank Hotel Mount Pleasant, Conwy. LL32 8NY 01492 593888 www.castlebankhotel.co.uk/ SH778775 9 Rooms: Double/Twin from £80 B&B 2 Sharing, Single from £40 - Minimum 2 Night Stay at Bank Holidays - 0.4 miles from Conwy Castle - Email: email@example.com
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