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Fairy Glen

Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed, Wales
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So Photogenic

This is part of a wonderful walk including Conwy Falls. Be sure to take a camera as it is so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jerseygirl19602017
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St Helier, United Kingdom
Magical

A beautiful spot if you can get it to yourself. The glen is stunning, the clamber down a bit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dave C
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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This deep gorge is surrounded by a seemingly endless expanse of scenic beauty.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“magical place” (23 reviews)
“riverside walk” (24 reviews)
“the river” (77 reviews)
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Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is part of a wonderful walk including Conwy Falls. Be sure to take a camera as it is so photogenic.

Thank jerseygirl19602017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful spot if you can get it to yourself. The glen is stunning, the clamber down a bit muddy, but this is the country folks! The accompanying walk along the river is pretty and wort the extra 15mins. Highly recommended.

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are two areas you can go to here - 1 is the riverside walk and the 2nd is the fairy glen itself, the fairy glen is the better one of the two as it's prettier. All set up well and it's all fenced off...More

Thank whomewhy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is amazing, and the people look after it do a amazing job .. I would say though if you are going in the rain the route to the fairy glen is very chalenging i went down on my bum but was amazed at...More

Thank 21476welshthunder
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Especially after heavy rain, seeing the water pouring through the gorge is interesting. The path down to the gorge is slippery and the steps broken in places, one bench was in a poor condition and unusable, plus some of the trees could do with being...More

Thank Mick H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked here from Betws-y-coed, so we didn't have to pay for parking, we did see the man and we did pay and he didn't approach us but there is a sign saying 'no old pound coins!' It was a very wet walk and you...More

Thank Sootsas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though the weather was bad we had a lovely walk and the white water in the gorge was well worth seeing.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Spent a very tranquil few hours here rock hoping with the children. No sign of fairies or the troll!

Thank Fiona Y
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely waterfalls but the experience was dampened by the goblin-like owner who hides in the bushes to check you've paid into the 'unmanned' honesty box. It is only 50p each but it seems dishonest to be redirected across his land when there's a public right...More

1  Thank GriffLeC
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Took a trip out here with a friend... Really nice walk and amazing views on both side of the water was really muddy due to having rained

Thank Cassie198
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Laurenjames07
27 August 2017|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
It's a carrier job the steps can get slippery down to the river
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Stephen C
31 March 2017|
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Response from teresanorth | Reviewed this property |
He's shy
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claire q
18 September 2016|
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Response from DR_23112014 | Reviewed this property |
LL24 0SL, as it is rural it is approximate, but pretty close x
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