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Dwy Olwyn Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #24 of 33 Dolgellau B&B and Inns
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“great stay”
Reviewed October 30, 2011

my self and 2 friends have just returned from a 4 night break staying at dwy olwyn while we were touring north wales. Fantastic location with great views from the guest house.Excellent accommodation room clean,beds comfortable.hostess Norma serves a great breakfast and was very welcoming. Highly recommended

  • Stayed October 2011, traveled with friends
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London
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Reviewed October 25, 2011

4 of us stayed in the B&B for 3 nights whilst on a mountain biking trip to the nearby Coed y Brenin. The B&B was very clean and catered well for mountain bikers. The breakfast provided us all with enough energy for the days activities! We had a warm welcome and the hostess had no problem washing our muddy clothes after a hard day on the trails. Highly recommended.

Stayed October 2011, traveled with friends
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burgess hill
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Reviewed October 5, 2011

my wife and i had the pleasure of staying three nights at dwy olwyn geust house as we were hill walking in the dolgellau area.we found the accommodation first class and clean.norma we found a very helpfull and knowledgable host who also served a very well presented breakfast location was peacefull with superb views.hope to return next year

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  • Stayed September 2011, traveled as a couple
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London, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed October 4, 2011

I wanted to take my daughter to see places in Wales that I used to go to. Dwy Olwyn was very well placed, in a quiet location on the outskirts of Dolgellau - easy to get to both coast and forests. The proprietors were friendly helpful and welcoming. We got a separate annexe that meant we had some kitchen facilities and good space and privacy. There was flexibility about arrangements and there was a nice easy relaxed approach. Recommended.

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  • Stayed September 2011, traveled with family
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Reviewed September 20, 2011

The wife and I (senior citizens and somewhat pickey) stayed at B&B's during the 3 wks we spent traveling thru the UK and Ireland. Accomodations at Dwy Olwyn, and Norma's hospitality, were some of the best. We had a great stay in a clean room with a fantastic view. The bathroom was small but very clean and had all the necessities. The location was quiet, convenient and only a short walk into town. And to top it off, breakfast was excellant. We would definately recommend that if you are in the area and looking for great place to stay, check out Dwy Olwyn.

  • Stayed July 2011, traveled with family
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Dolgellau, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 20, 2011

Norma is very hospitable and friendly. The breakfast is very tasty and not greasy at all. Been staying in a seperate 'annex' that has its own shower room and is nice and private. Would recommend this to anyone. Lovely views from the house over the mountains.

Stayed September 2011, traveled on business
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Reviewed September 15, 2011

My son and I stayed for a weekend and we were made to feel very welcome. The area is spectacular. The accommodation was very clean and tidy, Norma was very helpful and accommodating. Good food, great garden and we'd definitely stay again.

  • Stayed August 2011
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Property: Dwy Olwyn Bed & Breakfast
Address: Dwy Olwyn Coed-y-Fronallt Estate, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 2YG, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Dolgellau
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Ranked #24 of 33 B&Bs / Inns in Dolgellau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Dwy Olwyn Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 3
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A warm welcome awaits you at Dwy Olwyn, a spacious comfortable family run guest house which has been operating for over 20 years, south facing, in an acre of landscaped gardens. In a peaceful location yet only 10 minutes walk from the quaint market town of Dolgellau. Good home cooking - hearty or vegetarian option. Dwy Olwyn is located in Snowdonia, and this is an ideal starting point for touring the whole of North Wales, with its beautiful scenery.There are magnificent views of the Cader Idris mountain range and neighbouring countryside. Dwy Olwyn is within the Snowdonia National Park, convenient for sandy beaches, pony trekking, narrow gauge steam railways, golf, fishing, Centre for Alternative Technology, RSPB sanctuary, and many picturesque walks including the famous Precipice Walk high above the beautiful Mawddach Estuary. ... more   less 
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