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Pen Y Garth

Old Llanfair Road, Harlech, Snowdonia National Park LL46 2SW, Wales
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Ranked #2 of 11 Harlech B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014
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York UK
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85 reviews 85 reviews
55 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our time with Peter and Cheryl reminiscing about the days when this wonderful bed and breakfast was once the Youth Hostel- the transformation was impressive! We had the Castle room complete with the view over the bay and of course the castle. The room was comfortable and had everything one might wish for - even down to... More

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New York City, New York
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30 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Peter is the welcoming and helpful owner of Pen-Y-Garth, a B&B situated in a former doctor’s house that overlooks the town, Harlech Castle and Snowdonia. Our room was clean and comfortable. This is a great jumping off point for seeing North Wales, such as Portmeirion Village, the railway up Snowdonia at Porthmadog, Bodnant Garden, and Bodysgallen Hall. One cautionary note:... More

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Blandford Saint Mary, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Stayed here for two nights in the Harlech room. The welcome was very friendly and efficient. We were shown to our room which was clean and comfortable with all the facility's that we needed. On arrival freshly made cake was found in the room, next night it was welsh cakes, a lovely idea and gesture. Drink making facilities with fresh... More

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Abergele, Wales, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I can only echo what other people have said. If you want to stay in Harlech, this is the place to stay. Lovely room, so clean and comfortable. Great shower. Freshly baked Welsh cakes were a pleasant treat with a cup of tea on arrival. Super breakfast, kept us satisfied all day. A word about Harlech itself, it is very... More

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Llantrisant, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Stayed here one night only. Had a really friendly welcome, homemade scones in the room and fresh milk available for a cup of tea. The room was warm and had a fantastic view over the castle coast and mountains beyond. And it was so quiet I could hear the birds and not a lot else which was great after a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Great hospitality with special treats left behind our door on Easter Sunday and homemade welsh cakes on arrival... delightful hosts & delicious breakfast! We stayed in The Harlech Room which has super views of the beach & castle through the gothic-styled window which added more charm to the place. We enjoyed a walk in the countryside just a stone's throw... More

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

I cannot BIG this place up enough. A real home from home, with wonderful home comforts, such as homebaked Welsh Cakes left in our room on our arrival, an electric blanket, bath robes, slippers, homebaked bread at Breakfast, homemade preserves, organic produce used when possible, and a truly 'five star' cooked breakfast cooked to perfection. Our room 'the Castle room'... More

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Garstang, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Great place to stay were the host's have provided a fantastic service from the moment we arrived. The room was great with brilliant views of Harlech Castle and we were greeted with traditional Welsh cakes. Along with further home comforts such as an electric blanket (if needed), home made bread, home made jams, a great full English breakfast with corpious... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

I can only add to the glowing reviews. We had the Harlech room and we could take the dog in and out via the fire escape, which was fine but might have been hairy in worse weather. Looking forward to finding an excuse to go back again.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

We stayed here for a short break to celebrate my partners birthday. The room was very comfortable and clean, we couldnt have asked for better service. The breakfast was lovely, very good value for money. We shall be returning in the summer I'd recommend this b & b to anyone who wants a relaxing break. Especially appreciated the freshly baked... More

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Address: Old Llanfair Road, Harlech, Snowdonia National Park LL46 2SW, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Harlech
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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The 4 star Pen Y Garth B&B is a classic Victorian town house with views of Harlech Castle,the beach and the mountains of Snowdonia. Just 2 minutes walk from the town centre. Wherever possible we use fairtrade products for our home cooked breakfasts. Walkers and Cyclists welcome. No very young children and pets by arrangement only. ... more   less 
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