“Handsome hall with formal gardens and a positive and guest-orientated approach” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
Built in 1860, the impressive Penmaenuchaf Hall Hotel stands in 20 acres of formal gardens, grounds and woodland, and enjoys magnificent views across the River Mawddach. This comfortable and welcoming hotel has spacious day rooms and thoughtfully furnished bedrooms, some with private balconies. Fresh produce cooked in modern British style is served in an elegant conservatory restaurant, overlooking the countryside.
Facilities – at a glance
- En-suite rooms: 14
- Family rooms: 2
- Free TV
- WiFi available
- Laundry facilities
- Ironing facilities
- Cots provided
- High chairs
- Children's portions or menu
- Private fishing
- Croquet Available
- Christmas entertainment programme
- New Year entertainment programme
- Outdoor parking spaces: 30
- Walk-in showers
- Single room, minimum price: £135
- Double room, minimum price: £200
- Open all year
- Holds a civil ceremony licence
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About the area
The county of Gwynedd is home to most of the Snowdonia National Park – including the wettest spot in Britain, an arête running up to Snowdon’s summit that receives an average annual rainfall of 4,473mm. With its mighty peaks, rivers and strong Welsh heritage (it has the highest proportion of Welsh-speakers in all of Wales), it’s always been an extremely popular place to visit and live. The busiest part is around Snowdon; around 750,000 people climb, walk or ride the train to the summit each year.
Also in Gwynedd is the Llyn Peninsula, a remote part of Wales sticking 30 miles out into the Irish Sea. At the base of the peninsula is Porthmadog, a small town linked to Snowdonia by two steam railways – the Welsh Highland Railway and the Ffestiniog Railway. Other popular places are Criccieth, with a castle on its headland overlooking the beach, Pwllheli, and Abersoch and the St Tudwal Islands. Elsewhere, the peninsula is all about wildlife, tranquillity, and ancient sacred sites. Tre’r Ceiri hill fort is an Iron Age settlement set beside the coastal mountain of Yr Eifl, while Bardsey Island, at the tip of the peninsula, was the site of a fifth-century Celtic monastery.
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