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Pen Y Gwryd Hotel

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch on Saturday with some friends and was extremely disappointed. The menu was something you'd see in a sandwich kiosk yet with restaurant prices...and it's not easy to get that wrong but they succeeded 😀 I've been in the past and had a...More

Thank Rob B B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had long promised myself this special stay for a significant birthday after climbing Snowdon to celebrate. I was not disappointed. The Pen y Gwryd is the most welcoming sight at the end of a long drive and the warmth of the log fires in...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Following a trip to Everest Base Camp last autumn, this was the ideal hotel to have a reunion, given that Hillary trained here for the first successful climb of Everest. It was the first night of the season and everything was very clean and tidy....More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

To visit the Pen y Gwryd hotel is to wallow in the history of British mountaineering and Victorian plumbing. I had passed many times but never stopped and decided to change that one day by popping in for lunch. I was so impressed that I...More

Thank Antonia D
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I booked a room for a couple of nights because I didn't fancy sharing a dorm at the nearby hostel. What an amazing find. The place reminds me of Jamaica Inn, tucked away in the middle of nowhere. It's about a mile from Pen-y-Pass which...More

Thank Dave H
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Pool
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
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Price range
US$ 112 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 112 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (58)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Likesmifood
27 March 2018|
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Response from Bob C | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a free car park adjacent for hotel guests only.
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fozibano
11 June 2017|
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Response from proreview | Property representative |
start of pyg track (and miners) about 15/20 min walk..
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JeremyL1858
22 September 2016|
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Response from GeedubyaTwickenham | Reviewed this property |
Oh Yes. Nice enough people but no business sense. Turning away business and running it for their convenience. Trying to get the bill paid in the morning was a joke. No one knew how to do it as the owner wasn't due in until... More
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"Quieter rooms are at the rear of the hotel."
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"quiet, old fashioned service, but no modern 3 pin plugs in room!"
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"Book early for ensuite toilet or double bed."
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"Take some water, check fire procedures and exits, our room (20) could not be locked from inside. Try the..."
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