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Penhelig Arms

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27-29 Terrace Road, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0LT, Wales
+44 1654 767215
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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27-29 Terrace Road, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0LT, Wales
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1 - 10 of 434 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from short winter break, superb meals, really friendly staff who couldn't be more helpful. Rooms clean and warm with views over the Dovey estuary, limited parking but hotel refunded local car park fee on leaving. Would totally recommend and will be visiting again...More

Thank MartynDent
penhelig, Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Martyn, Thank you for your lovely review. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon. The Penhelig Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

took a travelzoo 1 night deal ...we had room 3 ....sooooo nice really pleased but needed a walk in shower the bath too difficult .will check next visit ....food brilliant ....staff so friendly and helpful make the stay special ....lovely old bar with good beer...More

Thank stephenhelden
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your review, it's lovely to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back to the Pen' soon. Nicola & The Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

2 night winter break in this comfortable, friendly hotel. Our room was small, so would recommend considering the upgrades available. Food generally good, esp the Full Welsh breakfast, though the smoked haddock with poached egg was a very small portion. On the dinner menu, the...More

Thank Chris S
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your review, it's great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Our apologies that we didn't quite tick all the boxes with your meals, Your Feedback will be passed onto the Kitchen team. We hope we can welcome you back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a frequent visitor to Aberdovey decided to stay at The Penhelig. Heavenly situation, good dinner and winter accommodation rate. However, we were not told that the suites were outside and accessed by steep steps which one of our party could not cope with. The...More

Thank Jennifer J
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your review, I'm sorry to hear that on this occasion we didn't quite meet your expectations. I'd love to discuss your visit to the Penhelig in more detail, if you would like to call me on 01654 767215 or email penhelig@sabrain.com...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a delightful place to stay with friendly staff, excellent food and a wonderful location right by the waterside. Our room was large and had plenty of space for our large dog as well. The view out over the estuary is a joy, and...More

Thank ALIF23
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review, its no nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. The scenery has been stunning with the snow on the mountains, a real treat! We hope to welcome you back soon! Many Thanks Nicola & The...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Have just moved to Aberdovey which in the Summer has an abundance of fine dining places. In the Winter most are closed so tonight wondered up to the other end of town. Polite and friendly welcome, roaring fire and good atmosphere, pleasantly surprised and whatsmore...More

Thank Philmoseley
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review, A Croseo Cynnes - and A warm welcome to Aberdyfi. It's great to hear you enjoyed your visit to us. We're really looking forward in you becoming a local here with us at the Pen'. See you soon....More

Reviewed 16 January 2018

This hotel offers an interesting lunch menu which we ate in the bar close to the open fire. Good service and well prepared food were very welcome for this birthday treat. We had a very large portion of faggots and mash with an interesting take...More

Thank Hawen12
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello, Great to hear you enjoyed lunch with us! You should come join us in the evening where we have some fantastic specials on. There not too be missed! See you soon. Nicola & The Team

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick pint. Didn't try the food but the locals tell me it's a good place to eat. The staff were really friendly and seem like a good laugh.

Thank Ashzinho
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Hello, Thank you for your review, Great to hear you enjoyed a "quick pint", hopefully you'll have time for a bite to eat next time. :) Looking forward in welcoming you back soon. Nicola & The Team

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

This hotel is just fantastic, very friendly staff, beautiful location and the food is just out of this world. We absolutely love this hotel and will be visiting many more times.

Thank Darren P
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review, it's fantastic to hear you enjoyed your visit to us. We're looking forward in welcoming you back soon. Happy New Year! Nicola & The Team

Reviewed 22 December 2017

Popped in for a coffee, but was blown away by the great range and quality of food.Busy when I called in.Good range of real ales and nicely kept.

Thank llansawel2017
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review, it's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us. Hope to welcome you back soon. Nicola & The Team

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Response from Dianne7342 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, definitely in bar area. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27-29 Terrace Road, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0LT, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Aberdovey
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 767215
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