Plas Dolau Country House Hostel, Lovesgrove, Aberystwyth, SY23 3HP
Call Pat Twigg on 01970 617834
OverviewPlas Dolau is set in 25 acres of quiet countryside just 3 miles from the popular coastal town of Aberystwyth. Ideal for exploring West Wales, walking, cycling, riding, fishing and golf etc. and central for day trips to Snowdonia and Pembrokeshire. The warm country mansion (WTB 4 star hostel) has mainly dormitory style accommodation for up to 45 people. An adjoining Swedish style farmhouse (WTB 3 star guest house) can take another 15. Plas Dolau includes meeting rooms, dining rooms, games room, outdoor areas and walks. Various options for accommodation, provision of food, cooking facilities, etc are available. Ideally suited for youth groups, field courses, retreats, house parties and many other groups or individuals. WiFi is available to all from the guest house. Please feel free to phone to discuss your requirements.
Beds & Rooms:45:+cots. Plus 16 in farmhouse.
Open:All year. 24 hours.
Price per night:From £22 (inc breakfast) to £40 (private,en suite,full breakfast). From £675 for the whole mansion.
Directions:GR 623 813, OS map 135. On the A44, 3 miles from Aberystwyth (1 mile east of railway bridge, 0.6 miles west of A4159 turning to Bow Street). Roadside sign: Plas Dolau B&B Y Gelli.
Public Transport:Nearest train station is in Aberystwyth. Taxi from the station will cost £6-7. National Express coaches and local buses (525 and 526) will set down at the end of the hostel drive.
Walks:Long Distance Walks
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January 8th 2019
Brian Shaefer-Dryer spent an afternoon and evening in Aberyswyth staying at Plas Dolou Country House Hostel. He found this seaside town full of interesting venues, great sea views and full of entertainment some even from the acrobatic displays of the local avian wildlife which all together added up to the perfect romantic getaway to Aberystwyth.Read More
Dog friendly accommodation in a warm country mansion
December 16th 2019
Plas Dolau welcomes you to explore wales. Just 3 miles from Aberystwyth Plas Dolau is a superb resting point after a long day of experiencing Cardiganshire
Being in such a central location Plas Dolau offers dog friendly accommodation that’s ideal for ramblers or explorers. The mansion sleeps up to 45 people and provides well equipped cooking facilities, dining rooms and even a games room for when you feel the urge for a round of table tennis. There are plenty of dog friendly pubs and cafes nearby. Plas Dolau is also within driving distance of Snowdon for those looking for a more adventurous dog walk.
Wales this Easter? Plas Dolau Country House is available
November 20th 2019
Availability for individuals looking for a quiet country break to large groups looking to take a trip to the coast. Experience Wales your way this Easter at Plas Dolau Country House
The warm country mansion is ideal for a short break to Wales this Easter. Close to Aberystwyth yet still secluded enough to feel away from the hustle and bustle Plas Dolau offers a chance to explore Wales. Great access by public transport mean you can save yourself the drive. There’s no shortage of things to do, the ceredigion coastal path is nearby and there are many traditional pubs serving tasty food and drink. Or stay in, the beautiful country mansion has lots of room to dine or socialise.
Bronze Green Tourisum award for Plas Dolou Country House Hostel
August 21st 2019
Situated amongst the trees and old gardens this old country house provides warm and comfortable accommodation for groups and individuals. Family rooms and dormitorys available, kitchens, lounges and wildlife gardens.
With 25 acres of land, a lot of it woodland, there is plenty of nature to see. Why not join us for a weekend break? We offer self-catering and full-board. Get in touch to see how we can cater for your needs.