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Pen Y Gwryd Hotel

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  • Excellent49%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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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
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Best location of any hotel for walking around Snowdon - but be prepared to live with traditional approach - fixed times for breakfast and dinner - no key for rooms - no sinks in loos and only one shower for those not en-suite. The upside...More

Thank Markrogerlucas
Reviewed 16 August 2017

A friend was booked in on a scrambling course at nearby Plas Y Brenin and I was able to get a lift up for a three night stay at the Pen Y Gyryd (PYG). The hotel has played an important role in mountaineering history, being...More

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We visited this hotel on the back of a group walk to Snowdon. The staff could not have been more friendly or helpful. We arrived quite late on the Friday (just in time for a swift nightcap) but the staff remembered that we were off...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
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Free Internet
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US$112 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$112 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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502mamakali
4 September 2014|
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Response from NRDUK | Reviewed this property |
It's a dog friendly hotel. I do not think that there are any special asthmatic Roos. This is best checked with hotel
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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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