Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse, Capel Saron, Tyn Y Maes, Bethesda, Gwynedd LL57 3LX
Call Gwyn Morgan on 01248 601958 or 07775978405
OverviewSituated at the base of the spectacular glacial Ogwen Valley, with stunning views from the doorstep, Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse provides spacious, well appointed, eco friendly bunkhouse accommodation for 16 across 3 rooms. The former stone chapel, dating back to 1860, has been sympathetically converted to provide quality, warm, practical, value for money accommodation for individuals, couples, families and groups. The large open plan communal area has a well equipped kitchen, a large dining table and plenty of comfy chairs. Perfect for gathering together in the evening sharing stories and planning the next day's activities With a log burning stove, underfloor heating, comfortable beds and a drying room guests invariably return. Popular with climbers, walkers, cyclists and lovers of the great outdoor, Snowdonia and all its wonders is just outside. Bethesda with it shops, pubs etc is just 1.5 miles down the road. While Bangor and the bridge to Angelsey is 7 miles away. And if that isn't enough Zip World is a mere 2 minutes away. Easy to find (even the dark) on the A5 London to Holyhead Road there is plenty of parking as well as an outdoor seating area which gets the evening sun and is perfect for BBQs. BYO bedding and pillows. Dogs welcome by arrangement. For walkers it is on the Snowdonia Slate Trail and gives easy access for walking in Carneddau, Glyderau and of course the whole Ogwen Valley area while for cyclists it is on the Lon Las Cymru route. Overflow camping (for sole use groups) by arrangement in the adjoining 1 acre field. This accommodation is featured on our map of Snowdonia and North Wales and here is its own website.
Rooms & Beds:16: 2x4, 1x6, 1x camp bed, 1x bed settee
Open:All year. Check out 10.30
Price per night:£17pp
Booking:Book by phone or e mail
Directions:On the A5 (London/Holyhead Road) at Tyn Y Maes. 1.5 miles south/east of Bethseda
Public Transport:Nearest mainline train station at Bangor (7 miles). Regular buses run from Bangor to Bethseda. Then walk (1.5 miles) or taxi to the bunkhouse.
Walks:Long Distance Walks
This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is near mountains, is in a National Park, is available to individuals, has a pub within walking distance, has availability this Christmas and this New Year and is on the dark sky area, the Slate Trail, the Cambrian Way and the Lon Las Cymru.
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Always good to have a camp fire even though the weather was good in the Ogwen valley
September 23rd 2019
Ogwen valley bunkhouse
No need to have a large group to book this bunkhouse. Available at Christmas and New Year for £17 per person per night.
September 12th 2019
This Welsh chapel has a large open plan communal area, well equipped kitchen, large dining table and plenty of comfy chairs. With a log burning stove, underfloor heating and comfortable beds its a great place to host a Christmas or New Year get together.
Situated in Snowdonia National Park, just 1.5 miles from the small town of Bethesda, Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse provides spacious, eco friendly accommodation for individuals, couples, families and groups. The large open plan communal area has a well equipped kitchen, a large dining table and plenty of comfy chairs. With a log burning stove, underfloor heating, comfortable beds and a drying room guests invariably return. Popular with cyclists and walkers, it’s on the Snowdonia Slate Trail and the Lon Las Cymru cycling route.
The star studded dark skies of Snowdonia await you.
August 16th 2019
Feast your eyes on the mesmerising star filled skies above Ogwen Valley in Snowdonia International Dark Sky Reserve and stay at Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse, for low cost, friendly, comfortable accommodation.
Sleeping up to 16 in three room, individuals, couples and families or groups of all sizes will be welcomed with open arms by your host Gwyn. During the day explore the magnificence of the Ogwen Valley and at night feast your eyes on the spectacle of the star filled dark sky that Snowdonia has become so famous for.