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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived to a warm welcome and a lovely room with an en-suite roll top bath, bubble bath and salts, which was great after days spent at Bounce Below and climbing Snowdon. Excellent location for exploring North Wales. Mark and Sarah were lovely hosts, really knowledgeable about the area. Great customisable cooked breakfast, which was perfect for us as I'm...

1Thank lukemckay87
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Received a great welcome from our host's, our room was spacious and spotless, nothing was too much trouble. I heartily recommend the breakfast. The room was large with a lovely rolled bath. Bala is a great location for exploring snowdonia.

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed during the world rally championship. The owners were very helpful. Clean and tidy accommodation. Breakfast was good. Sausages maybe not so good! Otherwise would defiantly recommend and stay again.

Thank Charliethehunter
Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Spent two nights at Bodiwan on a visit to North Wales. The room was large and very comfortable. The hosts friendly and helpful with excellent knowledge of the area. Breakfast cooked to order so really fresh. Bodiwan is in a great location for Snowdon and is within walking distance of Bala Lake and town.

1Thank restingman
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We came to Bala to do some hill/lake walking and stayed at this lovely bed and breakfast for two nights. We were in the cottage which was nicely furnished, very clean and comfortable. The owner, Sarah, was very helpful and friendly. The breakfasts were freshly prepared to order and set us up for a days walking. It is ideally located...

Thank Christine R
Leyland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights, and Sarah and Mark could not have been more welcoming/helpful with everything from recommendations on where to go to just little bits with breakfast, I have never been anywhere with such lovely hosts! We stayed in mimosa cottage and its perfect (or was for us). Such a good space and a private garden too...

Thank JoandJamie
Stamford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Wonderful room. Sarah and Mark could not be more welcoming or helpful. Great walk without using our car chosen from book of local routes in room. We had views over the lake.. Bala restaurants within walking distance.

Thank Keith W
Leamington Spa, UK
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for three nights while visiting Snowdonia. The guest house is in a great location for the area and our room at the front was very well furnished, had a roll top bath and views over the countryside. There are a range of breakfast options and the cooked breakfast was delicious. Bala is a good base with a...

1Thank Kenfaisey
Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Bodiwan for two nights in early August. We were given a lovely large bedroom with an en-suite roll top bath. Room was immaculate(as was the whole house) and the bath was a godsend after a long hike up Snowden! Bala itself is a short walk, there are a few pubs and a restaurant and generally a nice atmosphere...

Thank Phil H
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here recently for 2 nights in room Arenig and we were not disappointed! Sarah and Mark were very welcoming and nothing was ever too much trouble for them! Breakfast was great! We had use of the hot tub up until 8pm. Only a short 5 minute walk into town. Would recommend staying here!!

Thank Ricky G

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Hot Tub
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bodiwan is an historic building in Bala town. As well as its history, grand rooms, large garden rooms have modern touches including internet access in all rooms. This family-run bed and breakfast is definitely worth an inquiry. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bodiwan

Address: Ffrydan Road, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7RY, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Bala
Price Range: ₹ 7,272 - ₹ 8,275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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Bodiwan Bala, Wales
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“Ask for the room at the front with the roll-top bath (there may be more than one)”
 of 5 bubbles Shevchenko_adeen, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you book the mimosa you get the hot tub!”
 of 5 bubbles 152helenh, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the roll top bath a must after a long day out walking”
 of 5 bubbles Lesley67502, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“wifi whilst available was intermittent as was mobile reception be wary if it's is important to you”
 of 5 bubbles carnarvon6, 17 Aug 2015 | Read review
“All rooms looked lovely”
 of 5 bubbles dianer741, 9 Oct 2014 | Read review
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