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“Staying in a 1970s timewarp” 2 of 5 stars
Review of The Saracens Head Hotel

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The Saracens Head Hotel
Caernarfon Road, Beddgelert, Snowdonia National Park, Wales   |  
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Ranked #8 of 13 Beddgelert B&B and Inns
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“Staying in a 1970s timewarp”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2008

This was possibly a nice place to stay 20 or 30 years ago but it felt like little had changed since. The beds were comfortable, the telly worked well, and the shower was refreshing. Sadly, the bedroom and en suite as a whole felt tired, dusty and damp. The breakfast was more disappointing and was a stronger and unwelcome reminder of some of my less good childhood holiday memories - low quality ingredients in a lot of grease. Experiences eating elsewhere in Beddgelert were not much better. Anyone want to open a modern, fresh, honest pub/B&B in this wonderful location?

  • Stayed September 2008
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Additional Information about The Saracens Head Hotel

Address: Caernarfon Road, Beddgelert, Snowdonia National Park, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Beddgelert
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 13 B&Bs / Inns in Beddgelert
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 14
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Saracens Head is a delightful Inn located in the picturesque village of Beddgelert in Snowdonia National Park. All meals are freshly prepared using locally sourced produce. The bedrooms have undergone a major refurbishment and all rooms are now en-suite. ... more   less 
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The Saracens Head Hotel Beddgelert, Wales

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