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

Call Gwyn Morgan on 01248 601958 or 07775978405


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 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:

  • 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

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is near mountains, is in a National Park, is available to individuals, is an 'Eco Hostel', has a pub within walking distance, has availability this New Year and this Christmas and is on the Slate Trail, the Cambrian Way, the Lon Las Cymru and the dark sky area.


aMixed dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
rDisabled Access
fSleeping bags required
gFully heated
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
!Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
iDrying room
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement


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News & Offers from Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse

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.

A Dark Sky over Tryfan near Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse

Special August Offer. Just £15pp mid week at Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse in Snowdonia.

August 12th 2019

Last minute bookings Monday-Thursday in August just £15 per person per night. It’s almost too good to be true. Book now before it’s too late.

What better reason do you need to take your loved ones to Snowdonia?  With private family rooms, a well appointed self catering kitchen, cosy dining and sitting area, plus an outdoor area for the kids to play in and a location to die for, Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse has it all.  Surrounding by mountains you will have all the attractions of Snowdonia on the doorstep.  And with the discounted rates mid week there has never been a better time to book.

Oqwen Valley Bunkhouse, Snowdonia
Special Offer

Lots of availability this August at Ogwen Valley Bunkhouse in spectacular Snowdonia.

August 1st 2019

With 3 family rooms, a well equipped self catering kitchen and outdoor space for kids to play in, it makes for a perfect low cost holiday.

At just £17 per person per night, it is fantastic value for money.  Book the whole bunkhouse or a private room and immerse yourselves in the stunning beauty of the mountains which are quite literally on the doorstep.

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

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