Arete Outdoor Centre, Arete Outdoor Education Centre, Llanrug, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 4AP
Call Gareth Davies on 01286 672136
OverviewThe Arete Outdoor Centre in Snowdonia National Park, offers excellent access to the stunning coastline, meandering rivers, awesome mountains and large lakes of North Wales and Anglesey. With comfortable, affordable, bunkhouse style accommodation and large kitchens for easy catering this is a great base for groups of friends or family. The area is passionate about its language, music and history and is rich with magnificent castles, steam railways, heritage and festivals, so there's plenty to do. The team are happy to help with advice on how best to spend your stay and a range of exciting outdoor activities are available through the centre's well qualified and experienced staff. Catering for over 100 people is available. Several social rooms allow space for down-time, the games room having pool and table tennis tables. Large storage for bikes, kayaks and surfboards and individual cloakrooms for outdoor kit. Car parking available and a large field for activities. Local eating out at Glyntwrog Inn is just 200m away.
Beds & Rooms:100+ in 22 rooms split into three blocks of 20, 58 and 30+
Open:All year. All day.
Price per night:Catered from £30pp, self-catering from £15 pp. Sole use deals.
Booking:via email: email@example.com or phone 01286 672136 or 07743336093
Directions:Sat navs use LL55 4AP. From A55 at jct 11 follow signs to Llanberis and then Llanrug. Turn left just before the Glyntwrog pub the Centre is 200m on your right. Pickups from Bangor station can be arranged or use taxi or local bus.
Public Transport:Train to Llanfairpwll or Bangor. Buses to Caernafon and local buses from Bangor and Caernarfon.
Walks:Long Distance Walks
This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is near mountains, is in a National Park, is available only to groups and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the Re-opening for Summer 2020 page, the Slate Trail, the map of accommodation for school groups, the Wales Coast Path, the Lon Las Cymru and the Visit Britain COVID-19 Risk Assessment Good to Go scheme.
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Canolfan Awyr Agored Arete Methu aros i’ch croesawu yn ôl
July 8th 2020
The Arete Outdoor Centre Can’t wait to welcome you back.
Mae’n bleser gan Dîm Arete gyhoeddi ein bod yn cydymffurfio â’r ‘Safon Diwydiant Da i Fynd’ ar gyfer canllawiau rheoli heintiau COVID-19.
The Arete Team are delighted to announce that we conform to the ‘Good To Go Industry Standard’ for COVID-19 infection control guidelines.
Families, contact the Arete Centre about summer escapes.
June 22nd 2020
Good News! The tourism industry has been told to prepare for reopening by the Welsh Government , with travel restrictions lifting from the 6th July and the proposal that self-contained accommodation, such as ours, will open from 13th July.
Snowdonia has the widest choice of outdoor activities available to schools in the UK
August 29th 2019
Arete Outdoor Centre is the perfect base for your school group. Activities from rock climbing to bushcraft, gorge walking to sea kayaking can all be organised.
Snowdonia has the widest choice of outdoor activities available in the UK and the Arete Outdoor Centre can you help your pupils try their hands at many of them. From rock climbing to bushcraft the qualified instructors at the Arete Centre can help your group take part in many land based activities in Snowdonia, including mountain walking, abseiling, sea level traversing and mine and cave exploration. The water based activities available make use of the nearby coast, the inland lakes and the many torrential streams. These include gorge walking and canyoning, coasteering, lake canoeing, sea kayaking, white water kayaking and surfing.