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Plas y Brenin Capel Curig

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great place

pyb has something to offer every person who is interested in the outdoors from beginners upwards... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
franw0
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Absolutely love this place

Occasionally I don't want to write a review because I like to keep little gems to myself. On this... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
hobbitsfeet
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Plas y Brenin Plas y Brenin Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park LL24 0ET, Wales
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 December 2013

I Came here in May with friends, we canoed, kayaked, outdoor climbed, and abseiled. The instructors were brilliant, not to mention, a great laugh! Recommend this place to anyone, even those who aren't into this sort of thing, I'm sure with a little help, they...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2015

I had a very negative experience during the rolling clinic and withdrew at lunchtime after the first morning. I spent the afternoon in my room sleeping off what may have been a mild concussion, but we will never know because nobody checked. I am writing...More

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plasybrenin, Manager at Plas y Brenin Capel Curig, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2015

We are really sorry that you didn't enjoy your experience at Plas y Brenin. Thank you very much for bringing this to our attention. We value all feedback and take it very seriously indeed. We can assure you that over several decades of running rolling...More

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All reviews y brenin great food packed lunch top notch amazing place first class local beer outdoor activities well stocked bar tea and cake my friend white water kayaking great courses package including stayed here mountain skills excellent accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

pyb has something to offer every person who is interested in the outdoors from beginners upwards also the kayaking/canoeing in a safe environment.....the food is great and the reassurance from the instructors is great for the confidence

Thank franw0
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Occasionally I don't want to write a review because I like to keep little gems to myself. On this occasion I'll share one. We come here regularly when hiking in Snowdonia. The food in the evening never fails to please. Chef always has cheap and...More

Thank hobbitsfeet
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Location is good, close to lots of starting points for walks. It’s not far from the Moel Siabod Cafe. There are 2 outdoor shops just up the road in case you need to buy anything but better value stuff is available in nearby Betws-y-Coed. The...More

Thank Scottskis
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a scrambling weekend at Plas y brenin and I cant recommend this place enough. The scrambling was well organised, we had two experienced instructors with us over the 2 days, who were so patient and supportive and full of enthusiasm. The centre...More

Thank travelpassion74
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

There were five of us that stayed here for two nights as we had planned to climb a few mountains over the weekend. My partner and I had only booked one night but as we were travelling with a friend that was booked in for...More

Thank Fayeellis
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I have stayed here many times four courses and as a base, visited the bar often after a day out, as well as made a special trip for the free lectures they offer. The rooms are clean and simple, its what you need for a...More

Thank harrymV2450PX
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We were running the Snowdon marathon and this is just perfect. Lovely comfortable clean rooms and the bar food is fantastic.

Thank CornwallBeechwood
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic! Points for one of the few places around here open past 5pm Amazing views of the lakes Good hot chocolate. Did not have the food but looked and smelt good. Friendly bar staff very helpful. Would come back here again.

Thank rowankatherinem
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This was my first time in North Wales and I got amazed with Snowdonia National Park, specially Capel Curig area where I spent most of the time. The shallow waters, the delightful mountain belt and surrounding forest and their reflection on the river waters is...More

1  Thank Fred C
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Went on a mountain biking course to level up my skills. The location is amazing with views of Snowdon on a lake that’s like something out of National geographic. The building is old and a bit quirky but that just adds to it. It’s comfortable,...More

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MagdalenaA402
16 November 2016|
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Response from plasybrenin | Property representative |
Perhaps one of your guided walking holidays would suit you Magdalena. Our 5 day residential walking holiday 'Snowdonia's Classic Walks' could be ideal.
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DonnaLGlynn
27 July 2015|
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Response from plasybrenin | Property representative |
Hi Donna, We have accommodation but it is usually all booked up by guests on our residential training courses. If we have any rooms spare at the every last minute we do let them out for B&B - you'll just need to call... More
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