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Plas y Brenin Capel Curig

Plas y Brenin Plas y Brenin Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park LL24 0ET, Wales
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Fantastic place

I have been here a few times now but never reviewed it. The accomadation is adequate but its all... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
7458russn
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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Great

This is a great place for learning a variety of different outdoor activities. The building is right... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sarah M
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Plas y Brenin Plas y Brenin Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park LL24 0ET, Wales
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been here a few times now but never reviewed it. The accomadation is adequate but its all single beds. The dinner and food is generally good. The activites and scenary are fantastic, it is like an outdoor activity heaven! The store room is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place for learning a variety of different outdoor activities. The building is right next to a lake and river.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Start your outdoor career or specialise in a specific area that suits your expirience gaining highly prized outdoor skills and qualifications. Be prepared for a life changing experience and continued professional development by a compliment of staff that guide you through an epic journey. Being...More

Thank Matthew_Shaw_ML
plasybrenin, Public Relations Manager at Plas y Brenin Capel Curig, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks of the review and all those lovely stars Matthew. As you spend over 4-months on your Fast Track Instructor Scheme course with us, you are far better placed review Plas y Brenin that most. So it is great to hear that you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed April 5, 2017

Fantastic weekend spent gaining experience on real rock after learning to climb indoors. Our instructors, Lou and Ben were engaging and knowledgeable, and always approachable. We were in a group of six, so felt that the instructor to pupil ratio was just right. The centre...More

Thank 2791Selkie
plasybrenin, Guest Relations Manager at Plas y Brenin Capel Curig, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2017

Really glad to hear you enjoyed your course. We're looking forward to welcoming you back here again soon. Thanks for awarding us the full five stars.

Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic centre in Capel Curig, North Wales. I just done my ML Training here and wowzers there is so much packed into those 6 days. It's a great course and I gained so much knowledge and skills from very experienced tutors. The...More

Thank Paul T
plasybrenin, Public Relations Manager at Plas y Brenin Capel Curig, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2017

Thanks for the lovely review Paul. It' great to know that you enjoyed your course. We'll pass on your comments to all the team. Hope you'll find time to visit again soon.

Reviewed March 15, 2017

I love Plas y Brenin like everyone else. The guides are amazing, the facilities top notch, the location idyllic (when it's not raining!), and the food... wow the food! I really enjoyed the Intro to Leading course that I took here. Gained a ton of...More

Thank Laura D
plasybrenin, Public Relations Manager at Plas y Brenin Capel Curig, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2017

Thanks for the review Laura, We're really pleased to hear you enjoyed your course and thank you for all you kind comments. We do what we can to make trading affordable but in order to maintain our high standards, we have to be able to...More

Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Visited PYB probably 25 years ago loved it then love it now if you like outdoors adventure great staff good whole some simple food and great equipment and fabulous views from the bar then go vidit soon,just wish I hadn't left it so long please...More

Thank Marc B
plasybrenin, Public Relations Manager at Plas y Brenin Capel Curig, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2017

Thanks Marc, It's lovely to receive such a glowing review. Don't worry, we're not planning any dramatic changes but we are always trying to improve what we do, to make sure outdoor enthusiasts like you feel at right at home every time they visit. I...More

Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Experienced mountaineer - it's hard to find a better place to use as a hub. Food is all homemade and first rate. Bar is well stocked with local beer and fun staff, also if you get the right nights there are fantastic free talks by...More

Thank Tom L
plasybrenin, Public Relations Manager at Plas y Brenin Capel Curig, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2017

Thanks for all your comments Tom. Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and we're looking forward to welcoming you back here again.

Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch with my colleague we found this just outside Snowden lovely place Adventure centre restaurant bar ski slope very tidy and staff very helpful and prices are very reasonable free parking outside and free Internet which is a bonus lovely big restaurant...More

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plasybrenin, Public Relations Manager at Plas y Brenin Capel Curig, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2017

Hi Andy, Thanks for taking the time to post a review. It's really good to know you enjoyed your lunch. I hope you were able to admire the view over you meal, it is quite impressive. Our internet connection has dramatically improved recently too so...More

Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

Cannot fault pyb! Came for the Welsh winter skills course and wish I could have stayed longer - all the staff and instructors were so friendly, the rooms were immaculately clean, the food was excellent, packed lunches were excellent too. Shoutout to Gareth, Sam, and...More

Thank Lily H
plasybrenin, Public Relations Manager at Plas y Brenin Capel Curig, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2017

Thanks for the glowing review Lily. Great to know that you enjoyed your course. Sadly we can't order the weather conditions in advance - looks like this weekend's Winter Skills team are in for a full-on winter experience. I will pass your thanks on to...More

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Magdalena A
Is there some guide to providing a trip threw snownodia cause I would like to go there alone, and I have no company.. in a mountain u cannot walking alone... right??
November 15, 2016|
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Response from plasybrenin | Property representative |
Perhaps one of your guided walking holidays would suit you Magdalena. Our 5 day residential walking holiday 'Snowdonia's Classic Walks' could be ideal.
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DonnaLGlynn
What's it like just to visit to climb indoors? Is there a place for those not climbing to stay?
July 26, 2015|
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Response from plasybrenin | Property representative |
Hi Donna, We have accommodation but it is usually all booked up by guests on our residential training courses. If we have any rooms spare at the every last minute we do let them out for B&B - you'll just need to call... More
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