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Coed y Brenin Visitor Centre

Dolgefeiliau, Ganllwyd LL40 2HZ, Wales
+44 1341 440747
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MBR trail

Visited here with 3 friends to try the MBR trail. Did this which was awesome together with another... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2017
Dockymomo
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Great biking and a good cafe

Biking was great, the blue is one of our favourite easy routes, nothing too challenging but great... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2017
Saywabish
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Cumbria
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Stop here before entering the Forestry Commission park just south of Snowdonia National Park.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“bike shop” (12 reviews)
“short walks” (2 reviews)
“lovely cake” (2 reviews)
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Dolgefeiliau, Ganllwyd LL40 2HZ, Wales
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+44 1341 440747
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Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

Visited here with 3 friends to try the MBR trail. Did this which was awesome together with another red trail. Worth a trip and the centre was brilliant

Thank Dockymomo
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Biking was great, the blue is one of our favourite easy routes, nothing too challenging but great fun! The guys went off to do the reds which were great for the more experienced. Lovely cake in the cafe and well equipped with showers etc if...More

Thank Saywabish
Reviewed August 23, 2017

This is a huge biking area with great practice areas as well as different ability rides around the woods. We were there to walk and the staff were incredibly helpful with info and very reasonably priced maps and routes to follow. We will be back...More

Thank Steph M
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Have been to Coed Y Brenin several times and I can't fault it. The mountain bike trails cater for all abilities and confidences, walking and running trails are kept separate from the bikes and most importantly to can get a lovely bit of cake in...More

Thank Laura P
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

There's nothing free in this world. It would be nice not to get charged for parking when spending money in the rather overpriced cafe bike shop or salomon shop. The play area is good for the kids but why are there no high ropes or...More

Thank Caustonator
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

We drove here for a couple of hours plenty of parking although weekends and summer are much much more busy. We went on a short trail walk the yellow river on suitable for young kids as we only has a short time. The trail was...More

Thank wazzamurph
John T, Manager at Coed y Brenin Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2017

Please accept my apologies for the underperformance of this member of staff. I have brought this to his attention and he has received more training. Many thanks for brining this to my attention. I hope your next visit will be received with a friendlier welcome....More

Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

Stayed nearby for 2 nights and needed a place to go for a couple of short walks with the 2 kids (4&2). This place is awesome and will return. The walks were good enough for the kids (there's way more available). It's a great base...More

Thank Jipper79
Reviewed January 8, 2017

A great day on the mtb trails, great for all abilities and amazing scenery. Can't wait to go back and explore more.

Thank Alan D
Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

I have just left Coed y Brenin after it probably being my sixth visit . I used their function / training room for two days . Great venue - helpful staff in Bobby and Catrin and all the cafe staff . Great facilities , plenty...More

Thank Pentaran
Reviewed November 2, 2016

After enjoying a lovely Autumnal walk in the Forest Park, my Hubby and I decided to have lunch at the Cafe in the Visitor Centre. All the Staff were helpful and pleasant. Hubby chose the Beast of a Breakfast, and I ordered the eggy chilli...More

Thank Jilly2903
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