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    YHA Idwal Cottage

    Nant Ffrancon, Bethesda, Bangor LL57 3LZ, Wales
    011 44 345 371 9744
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    Traveller (35)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (34)
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good19%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Parking
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Paid Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 67 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I travelled alone to this hostel and all I can say it was a beacon of sunshine even in the misty rain. The location is beautiful, with easy access to different walking paths and scrambling around the area. The facilities are clean, well kept, and...More

    2  Thank Nayeli U
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    Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

    We planned a 2 day walk with this our stop off in the middle. We arranged to drop our food off after 5pm (when they reopen for the evening) on the night we travelled down. The lady on reception was really friendly and arranged for...More

    1  Thank Peter W
    Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

    When a group​ of friends​ wanted a base to do their first serious mountain walk from, there was only one choice, Idwal Cottage. I've stayed here at least 5 times in the last couple of years and it encapsulates the best of YHA. It is...More

    1  Thank ar2000d
    Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

    Idwal hostel is nestled in between breathtaking views. The hostel itself is clean and pleasant and the hostel managers are really friendly and talkative, especially Saskia. The rooms are basic as you would expect at a hostel but well kept. The surrounding walks are amazing...More

    Thank Sarah C
    Reviewed 25 February 2017

    We wanted to stay in the Snowdonia National Park and were booking only a few days before our trip during half term. The hotels in the area were charging heavily as expected but the youth hostel just outside Bethesda had a very reasonable rate for...More

    Thank Shaun C
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    • Free Parking
    • Price range
    • US$19 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Gwynedd >
    • Bangor >
    • Bethesda
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    Paddy O
    15 June 2015|
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    Response from Rheolwr | Property representative |
    Hi, we are a selfcatering YHA with a Bar, so we don`t provide meals or packed lunches. Kind regards Jeroen Paul Verbeek Manager YHA Idwal Cottage
    Room Tips
    "Room 5 is great if you are solo and want privacy"
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    "Camping in the grounds is great value."
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    "I had no signal except for down by the lake, no wifi"
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    "Don't get the family hut in case I want it ."
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