Pentre Bach Bunkhouse, Pentre Bach, Waunfawr, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL54 7AJ
Call Karen Neil on 01286 650643 (5-10pm) or 07798 733939 (9am-5pm)
OverviewPentre Bach Bunkhouse provides dog friendly alpine style accommodation, outdoor activities and a camp-site. The Bunkhouse is heated with electric radiators and has two floors. The ground floor has tables with benches and a cooking area with gas burners, microwaves, fridge and freezer. Upstairs are alpine sleeping platforms with mattresses for 16. Drying room and toilets with washing facilities and showers, shared with the camp-site, are just across the yard. Based between Waunfawr and Betws Garmon, Pentre Bach is surrounded by the superb scenery of Moel Eilio and Mynydd Mawr and has views towards Mount Snowdon. There are great walks from the bunkhouse or take a short car journey to the Nantlle ridge and the main footpaths up Snowdon. Bach Ventures provides guided walks, kayaking, climbing, gorge-scrambling and coasteering. Large or small groups and individuals all welcome. Local pub is CAMRA Pub of the year in the area. Great beer and good food.
Beds & Rooms:16: 1x16.
Open:All year. All day. Enquires 9am - 10pm. Arrive from 4pm, leave by 11am.
Price per night:Prices: £14pp (inc gas, electric & showers). Sole use bookings negotiable according to group size.
Booking:One night's deposit required with balance payable before arrival. Short notice bookings accepted by phone or email with deposit/balance payable on arrival. Credit Cards accepted.
Directions:GR 531 579. At Pentre Bach just south of Waunfawr on the Caernarfon to Beddgelert road (A4085). Look for Pentre Bach Bunkhouse sign.
Public Transport:Train station at Bangor. S4 bus from Caernarfon to Beddgelert stops at the bottom of the drive on request.
Walks:Long Distance Walks Snowdonia Slate Trail Lon Las Cymru
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Risk free Holidays in 2021 at Pentre Bach Bunkhouse
December 23rd 2020
We are keeping the prices the same as 2020 as we know we have all had a difficult year.
Although we are not open at the moment due to government guidelines, we are more than happy to book you in for next year ,deposit free until we know your booking can go ahead. We will then take a deposit with the balance due 3 weeks before you stay with us.
If your stay can’t go ahead due to Covid we will refund you, otherwise normal T&Cs apply
Sadly we’re closed until further notice
December 2nd 2020
Due to the current restrictions Pentre Bach will remain closed until the situation changes.
Don’t worry though as soon as we know that it’s both safe and viable to reopen we’ll let you know. Keep checking back here for more updates. Hopefully see you all next year, and yes the wonderful scenery will still be here to greet you. Stay safe and Merry Christmas.
Need budget accommodation on the Lon Las Cymru cycle route?
October 16th 2020
Look no further than Pentre Bach, a simple bunkhouse in Waunfawr just 1 mile from the route. The local pub is a Camra ‘Pub of the Year’ and serves great food too.
Bach Ventures provides guided walks, kayaking, climbing, gorge-scrambling and coasteering if other family members need entertainment while you continue your route. Or there is superb walking in the area. The Pilgrims Way and The Slate Trail pass close by and it’s a 10 min drive to the start of the main route up Snowdon.