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Dolffanog Fawr

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Tal-y-llyn, Snowdonia National Park LL36 9AJ, Wales
Dolffanog Fawr

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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Essex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

6 of us stayed fri-sun beg June 2015. We were climbing snowdon on the Saturday for charity an wanted some luxury afterwards, well we certainly got it at the dolffanog fwar!. Lovely accommodation, Alex and Lorraine are the perfect hosts and make you feel like a part of the family whilst you are there. The food is top notch and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner simply had a fantastic bank holiday weekend here. Alex and Lorraine really provide an excellent experience and balance each other perfectly. Meals are provided by Lorraine, with a full breakfast provided plus various cereals and jams, many of which are homemade. I would definitely recommend joining the evening meal at least once as the food was exceptional. My... More 

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Malvern Wells, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have just returned from a fantastic weekend away with some very good friends at this beautiful B&B which also provides evening meal if you wish to partake. This is our 3rd visit in the past 12 months and it never fails to impress. Once again the food was excellent, Alex and Lorraine the proprietors were charming,... More 

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Preston
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just returned from a two night stay over the bank holiday weekend. Everything about the guest house is cosy, comfortable and friendly. The food is delicious. Very nice to eat around the dining table with the other guests, encourages everybody to get to know one another and adds to the experience. Our big dog was as welcome as we were.... More 

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Port Sunlight
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We have just returned from this wonderful guest house tucked away by Tal-y-llyn. The accommodation was first class and sleep quality was fantastic - quiet and restful. The lounge was very comfortable with a large array of reading material - both local and national. The dining area was lovely - I particularly liked the set up - all eight dining... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Outstanding in every respect. Extremely comfortable rooms, a guests lounge, Lorraine's wonderful cooking, Alex's helpfulness and knowledge of the locality, magnificent views and easy to find on the edge of the lake. Fabulous.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Literally stumbled across this at the very last minute and what an amazing stumble it was. Beautiful B&B in a stunning part of the world and the whole experience was fantastic from the moment we arrived to the moment we left.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Beautiful place to stay at the gateway to Cader Idris and Llyn Tal-y-llyn, the former a wonderful climb and the latter a very popular lake for sea trout fishing. Alex and Lorraine are excellent hosts who have vast local knowledge about what, when and where to enjoy the outdoors and experience the best of Snowdonia! The service is very personal... More 

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Horsham St Faith, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I spent two days here in October with my partner. We stayed in the Mawddach room. The bed was so comfy I didn't want to leave and the bathroom was lovely. The bath is just what you need after a day of exploring the area. Breakfast was delicious,a wide variety of vegetarian options. Spending an evening under the stars in... More 

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Hertfordshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We had a wonderful 5 night stay here. Very clean room with lovely views, and superbly appointed. Very nice breakfast each morning, and always enjoyed evenings in the lounge with a bottle of wine, scrabble, and company with the hotel's dog :-) Will definitely come back :-)

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