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Pen Y Bont Farmhouse

Very good
11 reviews
Main lounge
Kitchen with large dining table
Snug with logburner and 2 x 2 seater settees
Log burner in snug
One of the single bedrooms
Chiminea in summer - great lake views and sunsets
View of Lake Bala from Garden
view on hillside walk from house
lake bala from walk from house
Path to castle Gronw
Views of Lake Bala from the grounds
House in winter
Winter wonderland
Castle mound in winter with view of Lake Bala
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5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
Bala, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, Wales
Pen Y Bont Farmhouse provides quality accommodation in a 400 year old Welsh farmhouse bursting with charm and character, situated within the Snowdownia National Park. The farmhouse retains many original features including a wealth of exposed beams and with real fires in wood burning stoves housed in inglenook fireplaces.

The farmhouse is situated in a truly superb location on the edge of Lake Bala, yet within just a few minutes walk of Bala town with all its amenities including leisure centre with swimming pool, quaint local shops, award-winning restaurants and numerous cosy and friendly pubs.

Pen Y Bont is situated in a spectacular location and is perfect for family celebrations and reunions, groups of friends and couples.

Castel Gronw ( a motte and bailey listed monument) within the grounds provides spectacular views of Lake Bala...
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About the Owner, Louise D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : May 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL193474
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Very good - based on 11 reviews
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Date | Rating
  • English first
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English first
English first
English first
Hereford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago for a stay in March 2018

fiona c
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017
person found this review helpful

Lovely holiday spent here , we were 4 adults , 4 children and 2 dogs . Loads of room, great garden and secure for the dogs . The children loved the stair case , looking for owls , and playing in the stream and wooded area . Only downside is not able to have windows open due to colony of...

Craig N
Level 5 Contributor
92 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

6 Adults, 2 kids and a dog, and loads of space for us all. Loved the quirky layout, and the two staircases, and the history right outside the kitchen window. We sat outside and bbq'd, or in the welsh drizzle got sat around the kitchen table. The wifi is patchy due to the thickness of the walls but everyone figured...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (9)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
See our website for details of special offers that we are running - see availability calendar.
Bedlinen provided for all bookings.
Complimentary starter pack of fuel for the log burning stove.
Highchair and travel cot available.
Ground floor: Main lounge, snug and 3rd reception room with futon provide plenty of space. Kitchen with large dining table seats 8-10 guests. Large hall with main staircase. Downstairs shower room with toilet.
First floor: Double bedroom with kingsize bed and shower room, 2 single bedrooms, 1 twin bedroom, 1 family room with kingsize and single bed.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    3 Kings
    5 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
RM 747
RM 3,292
23 Mar 2018 -
10 Apr 2018
Easter 2018
7 nights --
RM 6,612
11 Apr 2018 -
3 May 2018
April 2018
3 nights
RM 1,101
RM 4,011
4 May 2018 -
8 May 2018
Early May Bank holiday 2018
3 nights
RM 1,289
RM 4,952
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Malaysian Ringgit and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Small party discount - £50 off a weeks booking, £25 off for a weekend, for groups of 2-4 people
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About the neighbourhood
Bala in the Snowdownia National Park is ideally placed to explore both north and mid Wales. It provides easy access to fantastic scenery from the doorstep. The mountains of Snowdon and Cadair Idris are an easy drive away, beaches at Barmouth, Portmadoc and Shell Island, Castles such as Harlech, and places to explore such as Llangollen, Portmeirion, the Isle of Anglesey and (over the border) the Roman city of Chester. The scenery is outstanding, the air is clean and fresh and traffic jams are unheard of!

Just minutes away are all the activities any discerning activity seeker could wish for. Clean fresh air and stunning scenery. Breathtaking scenery for simply walking and exploring the countryside, Bala Golf Club, National White Water Centre for white water rafting, The Get Wet Adventure...
Car advised
How to get there
By Car:

From the A494 Llangollen approach to Bala, after crossing the river bridge and just before entering the town, turn left onto the B4391 signposted to Pen Y Bont, the Lake, the Steam Train and Llangynog.

Pass the lake on your right, as you come to the end of the lake you cross over a bridge and you will see Pen-Y-Bont Farmhouse in front on the right hand side of the road.

For Sat Nav the postcode is LL23 7PH and this postcode takes you directly to the property.

Turn into the property through the gate to the left hand side of the house, there is plenty of parking within the grounds.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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