Bunkhouse in North Wales at the foot of Snowdon and the Nantlle Ridge


Rhyd Ddu Outdoor Centre, Rhyd Ddu Outdoor Centre, Rhyd Ddu, Snowdonia, Wales LL54 6TL

Rhyd Ddu Outdoor Centre & Bunkhouse provides group accommodation in the village of Rhyd Ddu at the foot of Snowdon in the Snowdonia National Park. It is an historic old school house and was the birthplace of T H Parry-Williams, one Wales’ most famous poets. Rhyd Ddu bunkhouse sleeps 31 in 6 bedrooms, it has a fully equipped kitchen and a large communal and dining room which is equipped with a ceiling-mounted projector and sound system, great for cosy home cinema nights. There are glorious panoramic views, central heating, hot showers, free fast WiFi, secure outside storage, plenty of parking and a garden with seating. The beds are sturdy metal framed bunk beds with comfortable mattresses and pillows. Guests should bring their own sleeping bags, pillow case and towels. The bunkhouse has disabled access, no stairs, a disabled toilet and wet room. Rhyd Ddu village has a café and a real ale pub, both serving home cooked food and only 2 minutes’ walk from the bunkhouse. Rhyd Ddu overlooks the stunning lakes of Llyn y Gadair, Llyn y Dywarchen and Llyn Cwellyn. Two major footpaths up Snowdon, the Rhyd Ddu path and the Snowdon Ranger path, start in the village and there are family-friendly woodland and countryside walks within very easy reach. Guided outdoor activities and catering packages can be organised by the Centre. The Welsh Highland Railway, the UK’s longest heritage railway, has a station 200 yds from the bunkhouse. Rhyd Ddu bunkhouse is centrally located in Snowdonia within easy reach of Llanberis, Bangor, Caernarfon, Beddgelert and Porthmadog, Your group will have sole use of the bunkhouse during your stay including the grounds, free car park, secure drying room and storage areas.

This accommodation is featured on our map of Snowdonia and North Wales and here is its own website.
Rhyd Ddu Outdoor Centre | Bunkhouse in North Wales at the foot of Snowdon and the Nantlle Ridge

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Rooms & Beds:

30: 1×12, 4×4, 1×2


All year. All day. Check in from 4pm, check out by 11am.

Price per night:

Sole use from £275 per night. Minimum stay of 2 nights. 4 nights for the price of 3 available.




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In the village of Rhyd Ddu, on the A4085 between Beddgelert and Caernarfon.

Public Transport:

S4 bus from Caernarfon to Beddgelert and Pen-y-Pass stops in Rhyd Ddu village, ask for Cwellyn Arms stop. The bunkhouse is 200 yards from the Rhyd Ddu station on the Welsh Highland Railway, with heritage trains to Caernarfon and Beddgelert. Change at Beddgelert for Porthmadog.

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is by the sea, is near mountains, is in a National Park, is available only to groups, has a pub within walking distance and is on the map of accommodation for school groups.

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