We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Porthmadog B & B Castell

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Porthmadog
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

27 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 27: English reviews
Start your review of Porthmadog B & B Castell
 Click to rate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Since reopening the apartment, we have revisited and our easter break was fantastic. Lovey clean apartment, kitchen & lounge area, really comfy king size bed. Beautiful views of harbour. Portmadog is a great town with lots of local eateries and pubs, plenty of places to walk. Car parking close to the apartment also. Mike & Beth were very accomodating, and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Donna M
castellporthmadog, Manager at Porthmadog B & B Castell, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your lovely comments, glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you again. Regards Mike and Beth.

Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

The point about these chains is that you know exactly what to expect and this Travelodge is no different. Situated on the outskirts of Portmadog in what appears to be an industrial estate it's just a bit far for a quick walk into town but easy to find. Hotel accommodation in Portmadog is very limited so this is a welcome...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Richard A
castellporthmadog, Owner at Porthmadog B & B Castell, responded to this review

Hi Richard your stay was in the Travelodge not Castelll B&B . However we are pleased to announce we will re open Castell B&B mid May 2017. and you would be welcome to be one of our first guests. All the best Beth.

Lincolnshire
Reviewed 2 October 2012

We were upgraded on arrival to the apartment on the ground floor - our bedroom had a plumbing fault - and found it most comfortable and spacious. Breakfast was taken upstairs in a light and pleasant dining room with views over the harbour. The full English breakfast was a feast (including black pudding!), and we enjoyed talking to the other...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Pheidipides
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2012

I asked in advance if we could drop bags off, and this was agreed. However, when we arrived there was a note on the door, asking us to ring the mobile number, and then we were given the keysafe details over the phone, to let ourselves in. I did not find this very welcoming, but luckily I did have my...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank rohoho300
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2012

Thank you Bridget and Beth a wonderfull stay at your b&b . The views from room 3 were breath taking,The room itself was comfy and clean.Breakfast was very good all in all a brilliant stay will be back,very welcoming. Lovely setting.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank bettyboop033
Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2012

I booked room 3 and stayed there with my partner Alison and our 8yr old Sophie last summer. We loved it so much I saved my pennies for a longer stay this year (2012). The view from the window couldn't be better. The welcome from Beth and Mike (and this year, Bridget also) was the warmest possible: it matched the...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank richard b
Bridport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2012

I had trouble getting both the bathroom and WC doors to stay shut (see other reivews). The view from the front over the harbour is fantastic, if you have one of the bedrooms which faces that way. I would urge you to avoid bedroom 5: it is a tiny single room, facing the blank stone wall of the house next...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank EcoEagle
ab_wales
Reviewed 10 July 2012

My partner and I stayed in the self-contained appartment for 4 nights and I guess the most important statement is that we would happily stay here again when in Porthmadog. Rooms were clean and well appointed, the breakfast was great for our tastes and they were very flexible. Both Bridget and Beth were very friendly and welcoming. We actually ate...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ab_wales
Ludlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2012

With many choices and different standards around Porthmadog, the Castell B& B is a good middle of the road Bed & Breakfast. Beth and Bridget very friendly and helpful, with good choice of traditional breakfast. Welsh weather meant we delayed our first day out but were able to use their guest lounge during the morning. As the weather cleared we...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank lloyddv2
Shropshire
Reviewed 14 May 2012

I stayed at Castell back in April and unlike the previous viewer i found both Bethan and Bridgett to be friendly, genuine and accomodating...such a welcome relief after a long journey. Breakfast was well cooked and plentyful. The Castell has a great view overlooking the harbour...and it's also in a convenient location for the Welsh Coastal path and some lovely...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ShropshireFoodie101

8 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Porthmadog
0.6 km away
Royal Sportsman Hotel
Royal Sportsman Hotel
#2 of 2 in Porthmadog
667 reviews
2.5 km away
Hotel Portmeirion
Hotel Portmeirion
#1 of 1 in Penrhyndeudraeth
1,405 reviews
9.9 km away
Bryn Eglwys Country House Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
6.6 km away
Caerwylan Hotel
Caerwylan Hotel
#1 of 6 in Criccieth
364 reviews
0.5 km away
Tudor Lodge
Tudor Lodge
#1 of 12 in Porthmadog
384 reviews
1.9 km away
The Golden Fleece Inn
The Golden Fleece Inn
#2 of 5 in Tremadog
360 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Castell B&B Porthmadog has commanding views over Porthmadog harbour and the Welsh mountains beyond . Castell has three rooms 1 Master En suite with large bay window. 1 double with shared facilities, 1 single small bedroom with no view. All rooms have tea and coffee making facilities and TV, free wifi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Porthmadog B & B Castell

Address: 8 Garth Terrace, Porthmadog LL49 9BE, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Gwynedd > Porthmadog
Price Range: RM173 - RM324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Porthmadog B & B Castell staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Porthmadog B & B Castell staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“We reserved room 3 for its en suite and view. In the event we were upgraded to the apartment, which was spacious but being on the ground floor/basement, had poor views.”
Pheidipides, 2 Oct 2012 | Read review
“Not the twin one at the top, as shared bathroom is down steep steps to floor below”
rohoho300, 11 Sep 2012 | Read review
“Harbour facing! Lovely to see the sun rise over distant mountains.”
richardb163, 12 Aug 2012 | Read review
“En-Suite definately recommended. and newly refurbished”
lloyddv2, 18 Jun 2012 | Read review
“Only the double rooms are ensuite so take something heavy to wedge the bathroom and toilet doors shut.”
Bronco58, 9 May 2012 | Read review
5 of 5