Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse, Capel Saron, Tyn Y Maes, Bethesda, Gwynedd LL57 3LX

Call Gwyn Morgan on 01248 601958 or 07775 978405

Spacious bunkhouse near Bethesda in Snowdonia

Situated 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 There's a wood-effect electric fire (pay as you go, £1 per hour), underfloor heating, comfortable beds and a drying room. Guests invariably return year after year. 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.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    16: 2x4, 1x6, 1x camp bed, 1x bed settee
  • Open:

    All year. Check out 10.30
  • Price per night:

    £17pp. Please enquire for exclusive use prices.
  • 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 Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks Snowdonia way Snowdonia Slate Trail Cambrian Way Lon Las Cymru
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aMixed dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
fSleeping bags required
gFully heated
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement


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You don’t need a Pot of Gold to stay at Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse in Snowdonia

September 24th 2020

With prices of just £17 per person you can hire this amazingly located bunkhouse for the sole use of yourself and your group, in line with the latest Government restrictions.

Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse is now accepting bookings for sole use of the bunkhouse for families, bubbles and groups in line with the latest Government advice.  We are reducing the price by the number of unused bunks to make your holiday economical and keep everybody safe. Please get in touch for your own price and for a great value holiday in our spectacular valley.


Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse at the end of a rainbow in snowdonia

Project 19 at the Ogwen valley bunkhouse in Snowdonia

September 2nd 2020

More outdoor seating, just completed in time for your Autumn Staycation.


Adventure holidays in the Ogwen valley , Snowdonia , North Wales

March 18th 2020

Ogwen valley bunkhouse

Situated at the base of the spectacular Ogwen valley .
During these worrying times I would like to reassure my guests that , in addition to my usual thorough cleaning routine , I will employ extra safety measures as recommended by the Goverment’s deep clean advice

Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse, Near Bethesda, Snowdonia
Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse, Near Bethesda, Snowdonia

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