Ogwen Bank Country Park in Bangor

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Your whole family will be captivated by the 12 acres of natural woodland at Ogwen Bank. Situated in the Nant Ffrancon Valley in the foothills of Snowdonia. Licensed bar and restaurant. Family entertainment. Takeaway service. Pool tables. Family entertainment – Saturday nights only Apr 6, May 25-Jun 1, Jul 20-Aug 31 and Oct 18-Oct 26. All other facilities available for all dates.

Choose from traditional wooden lodges, comfortable holiday homes or a luxury two person pod.

  • Outdoor hot tub (in Caernarfon Spa, S-Pod VIP, Caernarfon Lodge Plus, Ogwen Lodge Plus and The Summerhouse only)
  • TV
  • Kitchen including microwave (or hob, grill and microwave in S-Pod only)
  • Dishwasher and washing machine (except S-Pod and The Summerhouse)
  • Bath and/or shower
  • Bed linen and duvets
  • Double glazed and centrally heated
  • Gas and electricity included
  • Babies must be included in party total
  • Travel cots and highchairs £7pw each
  • Group bookings may be subject to restrictions
  • Pets £40 per week or £20 per short break each (max 2) (in Caernarfon and Conwy only)

All guests to Ogwen Bank Country Park have access to the following facilities and amenities:

  • Single Sex Parties Welcome
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Satellite TV
  • Family Entertainment
  • Café / Takeaway
  • Shop / Supermarket
  • Launderette
  • Fishing
  • Non Smoking

Accommodation at Ogwen Bank Country Park

Caernarfon Lodge (Lodge)


Well equipped lodge with one double and two twin. Bath with overhead shower.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms

Conwy Lodge (Lodge)

Conwy | Ogwen Bank Country Park, Bethesda, Bangor

Well equipped lodge with one double and one twin. Bath with overhead shower.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms

S-Pod (Pod)


Contemporary pod with one double with ensuite shower. Modern kitchen area with hob, grill, microwave and fridge. Wrap around decking with river views.

  • Sleeps 2

Ogwen Lodge Plus (Lodge)

Typical Ogwen Lodge Plus | Ogwen Bank Country Park, Bethesda, Bangor

Comfortable lodge with two doubles, one with ensuite shower. and one twin. Bath with overhead shower. Large decking with views and outdoor hot tub. No pets.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Hot Tub / Jacuzzi

Caernarfon Spa (Lodge)

Typical Caernarfon Spa

Well equipped and refurbished contemporary lodge with one double and two twin. Bath with overhead shower. Outdoor hot tub. No pets.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Hot Tub / Jacuzzi

S-Pod VIP (Pod)

S-Pod VIP | Ogwen Bank Country Park, Bethesda, Bangor

Contemporary pod with one double with ensuite shower. Modern kitchen area with hob, grill, microwave and fridge. Wrap around decking with river views. Outdoor hot tub. No pets.

  • Sleeps 2
  • Hot Tub / Jacuzzi

Harlech Lodge (Lodge)

Harlech | Ogwen Bank Country Park, Bethesda, Bangor

Lodge with one double with ensuite bath with overhead shower. Well equipped and ideal for couples. No pets.

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedrooms

Snowdon Lodge 2 (Lodge)

Snowdon Lodge 2 | Ogwen Bank Country Park, Bethesda, Bangor

New in 2018. Modern and contemporary lodge with one double with ensuite shower and one twin. Bath with overhead shower. Fully equipped kitchen with integrated fridge/freezer. Decking area. No pets.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms

Ogwen Lodge 2 (Lodge)

Ogwen Lodge 2 | Ogwen Bank Country Park, Bethesda, Bangor

Comfortable lodge with one double with ensuite shower and one twin. Bath with overhead shower. Fully equipped kitchen. Large decking area with views. No pets.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms

The Summerhouse (Lodge)

The Summerhouse | Ogwen Bank Country Park, Bethesda, Bangor

Comfortable lodge with one double with one with bunks (small double on bottom and single over). Shower. Open plan kitchen/dining area and lounge with wall mounted TV. Riverside location with glass decking area and outdoor hot tub. No pets.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Hot Tub / Jacuzzi

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Things to do near Ogwen Bank Country Park

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Dinas Dinlle Beach, Dinas Dinlle - 12.9 Miles away

Dinas Dinlle Beach is located on the northern coast of the Llyn Peninsula between Caernarfon and Pontllynfi in Gwnedd, North Wales. The beach stretches for miles with large areas of sand when the tide recedes, and the beach is back up with natural pebble banks. The excellent water quality makes the beach popular for swimming, fishing, windsurfing, surfing, canoeing, sailing, jet ski-ing and powerboating. Facilities at the beach include toilets including disabled facilities, shops and cafes.

Location: Dinas Dinlle

Llandudno North Shore Beach , Llandudno - 14.2 Miles away

For that great family day out visit this beach. Relax in the sun on the mostly sand beach or take a stroll along the promenade. There are boat trips on offer and the kids will love the puppet shows near the pier. Also, close to Llandudno town centre for all your essentials.

Location: Llandudno

West Shore Llandudno , Llandudno - 14.2 Miles away

For those looking for a more tranquil beach to visit West Shore Llandudno is the place to go. A quieter beach than most you can relax or even have a go at kite surfing. There are lots of shops and cafes nearby as well as some fine restaurants in the town centre.

Location: Llandudno

Llandudno Beach, Llandudno - 14.4 Miles away

Llandudno boasts a sandy beach and is a seaside resort which has preserved its period charm. The splendid seafront dates back to Victorian times and is neatly framed between two headlands.

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Black Rock Sands , Porthmadog - 18.1 Miles away

This wide expanse of golden sands stretches for over 2 miles and is one of the few locations where you can drive your car onto the beach. This beach is popular with windsurfers and bathers and the impressive sand dunes are the perfect for a game of hide and seek!

Location: Porthmadog

Porth Tyn Tywyn, Llanfaelog - 18.7 Miles away

Porth Tyn Tywyn, Llanfaelog is a sandy beach on the Isle of Anglesey with rockpools and sand dunes. This beach has two both green coast and rural seaside awards.

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Cable Bay, Llanfaelog - 18.7 Miles away

Cable Bay beach at Llanfaelog has golden sands and clear water and is backed by cliffs. It has had a green coast award and rural seaside award too.

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Harlech Beach, Harlech - 21.5 Miles away

Golden sands and clean waters await you at Harlech beach. Huge sand dunes create an impressive backdrop whilst the 13th century castle looks down over its rocky outcrop. This is a fabulous, safe environment for families. Better still, local amenities are close by.

Location: Harlech

Porth Dinllaen, Porth Dinllaen - 24.4 Miles away

With an inheritance of fishing, smuggling and ship building, this little village is now run by the National Trust. At one point poised to become one of the most important ports in Great Britain, it is a great fortune that it was eventually overlooked; leaving a picturesque seaside village to be enjoyed by all.

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Abererch, Pwelheli - 24.5 Miles away

This beach has been awarded the UK award for highest water quality standards by MCS. The nearest town of Wilhelm can be accessed via a long walk on the beach. This beach is also a favorite with windsurfers/kite-surfers.

Location: Pwelheli

Pwllheli Beach, Pwllheli - 25 Miles away

Pwllheli has two beaches. South Beach is mainly shingle and has been awarded the Blue Flag Award. South beach is almost 3 miles long and is mostly made of sand and shingle.

Location: Pwllheli

Nefyn, Nefyn - 25.1 Miles away

Nefyn is a small coastal town on the north-west coast of the Lleyn Peninsula and is extremely popular for family holidays. The two mile long sweeping bay here is popular with water-sports enthusiasts.

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Rhyl Beach, Rhyl - 25.3 Miles away

The beach at Rhyl offers 3 miles of golden sands and all the traditional pleasures of the British seaside like donkey rides, Punch and Judy shows and fairground rides. Follow the 7 mile cycle route between Rhyl and Prestatyn, along a route sign posted by local ceramic artwork.

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Llanbedrog, Llanbedrog - 27.9 Miles away

Tucked away underneath a heather headland, this lovely little beach is reached along a famous, breathtakingly beautiful road. Owned by the National Trust, this sheltered beach is made up of sand and shale and is great for watersports and walking. There is a café/bistro which serves ice creams and there are public toilets located on the road leading down to the beach. Dolphins and Porpoises have been spotted nearby, so keep your spotting eyes on!

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Prestatyn Beach, Prestatyn - 29 Miles away

There are 3 sandy beaches along the Prestatyn coastline; Barkby Beach, Central Beach and Ffrith Beach. Visitors can stroll or cycle along the 4 mile long promenade which has recently been incorporated into the new National Cycle Network.

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Beics Menai, Caernarfon - 9.3 Miles away

Hire a cycle from Beics Menai and take it with you on the Welsh Highland Railway, a 'narrow gauge' railway that runs from the quay at Caernarfon through the beautiful Welsh countryside to the village of Rhud Ddu in the middle of Snowdonia. It is even possible to stop along the way. When you're ready, cycle back to Caernarfon along 'Lon Eifion', the most well known and used cycle route through the beautiful Nantlle Valley.

Location: Caernarfon   More Details »

Coed Shed Circular, Groes - 23.6 Miles away

This short circular walk runs from the village of Groes through to the ancient woodland of Coed Shed which is rich in wildlife. This easy walk through wooded areas and country lanes takes just over an hour to complete.

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Coed-y-Brenin Forest Park, Dolgellau - 23.6 Miles away

If you enjoy walking and cycling then Coed-y-Brenin Forest Park is perfect for you. All clearly marked, the trails and tracks criss-cross the park and are suitable for all abilities whether running, biking or hiking. Rest up at the café and enjoy the breathtaking views.

Location: Dolgellau   More Details »

Mynydd Hiraethog and Denbigh Moors Footpath Network, Pentrefoelas - 26.8 Miles away

Pick and choose which length of route is right for you and set off through the rural Conwy county. At 40 miles in its entirety, there is a lot of choice!

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The Mawddach Trail, Dolgellau - 29.5 Miles away

The Mawddach Trail is a stunning multi-use path following the old disused railway line along the edge of the beautiful Mawddach estuary in Southern Snowdonia. The almost exclusively traffic–free route, which is owned by the Snowdonia National Park, is clearly marked, and can be easily followed. It is essentially flat, has a fairly even surface and for most of its length is at least 3 metres wide, and as such it is suitable for walkers, cyclists and wheelchair users.

Location: Dolgellau   More Details »

Penrhyn Castle Tea Rooms, Bangor - 4.8 Miles away

National Trust licensed tea rooms serving hot meals and light refreshments. All meals made from locally grown and / or sustainably produced ingredients. After a spot to eat, take a trip round the castle and enjoy the spectacular surroundings Bangor has to offer.

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Courts Restaurant, Beaumaris - 6.7 Miles away

Courts Restaurant is highly recommended and so it is advisable to book first. Local produce is used to produce a mixture of Welsh and international cuisine. It's the perfect restaurant to unwind and have a nice relaxed meal.

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The Harp Inn, Llandwrog - 12.3 Miles away

The Harp Inn has masses of character and is situated in the quaint village of Llandwrog, close to both the coast and mountains of Snowdonia. It has a peaceful garden, games room, quiet bar and a lovely restaurant, all tastefully decorated in a country style.

Location: Llandwrog

The Wild Orchid, Conwy - 12.7 Miles away

The Wild Orchid is a Thai restaurant with breathtaking views looking out over the Conwy estuary. The restaurant is on 2 levels; downstairs offers a relaxed bar environment to enjoy a drink after your meal.

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Vue Restaurant, Deganwy Conwy - 13.5 Miles away

This restaurant offers an abundance of Welsh produce and the very best regional and seasonal cuisine. The lounge bar has a warm atmosphere with fabulous food and first class service enjoying fantastic views over the water.

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The Cross Foxes Inn, Gwynedd, North Wales - 15.4 Miles away

A cosy little 19th century village pub with excellent home cooked food in a family atmosphere. With a lovely garden to relax in and a children’s play area, the recently refurbished restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a drink or a Sunday roast.

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The Square/Y Sgwar, Tremadog - 16.3 Miles away

A superb restaurant with friendly and knowledgeable staff. Spend an evening in this welcoming environment and enjoy a delicious meal made from locally sourced, fresh produce. This gem of a restaurant is great for a romantic meal out for two or for big groups of friends with something to celebrate!

Location: Tremadog

The Union Inn, Tremadog, Gwynedd - 16.3 Miles away

A 19th century village inn, with a friendly atmosphere. Located in the beautiful village of Tremadog, this little pub is a great place to enjoy some delicious pub grub with all the family. Try some local ale, cosy up in front of a roaring fire or book a table in their more formal dining room.

Location: Tremadog, Gwynedd   More Details »

Spooner’s Cafe/Bar, Porthmadog - 17.2 Miles away

An award winning pub renowned for its impressive selection of real ales and tasty food. Located at a railway station, this cafe bar is unique in that it features a former engine at the side of the bar, alongside years of railway memorabilia.

Location: Porthmadog

Poachers, Criccieth - 18.7 Miles away

A delightful restaurant enjoyed by locals and visitors alike. Recently refurbished, this charming place is perfect for enjoying a romantic meal or a celebrating with friends and family. The impressive menu is updated regularly and features the best seasonal local produce.

Location: Criccieth

Tir-a-Mor, Criccieth - 18.7 Miles away

An excellent place to enjoy some delicious cuisine at the heart of Wales. Spend an evening relaxing with a bottle of wine and a tasty, home cooked meal, created from locally sourced produce. Try the walnut bread and enjoy some of the best Welsh cheeses around.

Location: Criccieth

Lastra Farm Restaurant, Amlwch - 20.5 Miles away

An award-winning restaurant which serves excellent cuisine and fine wine in a relaxing environment. Its Granary Bistro is the ideal location for a relaxing and informal meal. You can enjoy anything from a cappuccino and light snack to a full three course meal.

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Pantri Bach Cafe, Abergale - 21.3 Miles away

Located on Pensarn Promenade with lovely views out to sea, this cafe offers friendly service with great value delicious meals to eat in or take away. There is also a gift shop so you can buy all your beach essentials, souvenirs and gifts.

Location: Abergale

Llindir Inn, Henllan - 24.8 Miles away

This 13th century thatched pub serves good food and welcomes families and walkers.

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Mawddach Restaurant , Llanelltyd - 29 Miles away

Combining stunning traditional and contemporary design with unparalleled panoramic views over Mawddach estuary and Cader Idris mountain range, With an emphaisis on utilising fresh, locally sourced produce, Mawddach Restaurant offers a modern, luxurious menu which retains simplicity and intensity of flavour, complementing the finest seasonal ingredients available.

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Bodnant Garderns , Nr Colwyn Bay - 11.6 Miles away

Encompassing over 80 acres of stunning gardens this site is often referred to as one of the most beautiful of its type in the UK. It is located near the River Conwy with magnificent views across to Snowdonia. Split into two sections, the terraced gardens and informal lawns can by found in the upper garden and enjoy a shady vista. Whilst the lower section is home to the Wild garden and is known as the 'Dell'.

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Conwy Mountain Walks, Conwy - 12.2 Miles away

Located to the west of Conwy, the mountain has superb panoramic views across North Wales. If you visit in the summer months bell heather dominates the land and turns the mountain a lovely shade of purple. You can also follow the North Wales path and have a lovely walk around the area.

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Portmeirion's Gardens , Portmeirion - 17.8 Miles away

This unique village is set on its own private peninsula on the southern shores of Snowdonia. It is surrounded by 70 acres of sub-tropical woodland gardens. Take a stroll around the two lakes and enjoy viewing the gardens.

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South Stack Cliffs, Anglesey - 26.1 Miles away

Take a walk along South Stack Cliffs but remember to take your binoculars - you might spot guillemots, razorbills and puffins raising their young in the summer months. In the spring and summer time the cliffs take on an abundance of colour and if you look closely, you may catch a glimpse of a dolphin or two.

Location: Anglesey   More Details »

National Slate Museum , Gwynedd - 4.1 Miles away

Situated in the workshops of the Padarn Country Park, this museum is a pocket of history. Visitors can get close to the largest working waterwheel in mainland Britain and enjoy slate splitting demonstrations by craftsmen.

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Llanberis Lake Railway, Llanberis - 4.1 Miles away

Enjoy the unrivalled views of Snowdonia on a narrow-gauge steam train journey - perfect for savouring the grandeur of Snowdonia. You'll pass the Welsh Slate Museum and Dolbadarn Castle and be presented with many photo opportunities.

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Greenwood Forest Park, Gwynedd - 6.4 Miles away

Greenwood Forest Park is a brilliant day out for the whole family. Kids can jump on the giant pillow, pedal away on a moon kart, and slide down from the treetop towers or walk on the netted walkways. Then you can enjoy the jungle boat adventures as well as meeting the bunnies and admiring the peacocks.

Location: Gwynedd   More Details »

Redline Karting, Caernarfon - 8.2 Miles away

This karting centre puts you in the drivers seat of high spec racing karts, supremely engineered by pros in the UK. Test your skills against friends and family on this challenging track and buckle up for a fun day's racing.

Location: Caernarfon   More Details »

Anglesey Sea Zoo, Brynsiencyn - 9.4 Miles away

At Anglesey Sea Zoo you can see tiny lobsters and baby seahorses, octopuses and weaver fish. You can also see a shipwreck with conger eels. Then go to the coffee shop and have tea and cakes or go and have a game of crazy golf.

Location: Brynsiencyn   More Details »

Gypsy Wood Park, Caernarfon - 9.4 Miles away

Set in 20 acres of outstanding natural beauty, Gypsy Wood Park makes for an enchanting day out for all the family. Take a walk through this fantasy land, find the fairies and make a wish, visit the animals, ride on the miniature railway, enjoy a picnic - so much to do, one day just won't be long enough!

Location: Caernarfon   More Details »

Sygun Copper Mine, Beddgelert - 10.6 Miles away

This old copper mine, now a unique family attraction, is situated in the glorious Gwynant Valley in the heart of Snowdonia National Park. It is a great example of our precious industrial heritage.

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Inigo Jones Slate Works, Gwynedd - 11.5 Miles away

A self guided tour of the slate works is both educational and fun. Try your hand at calligraphy and engrave on a piece of slate that you get to keep. You can also view the machines and craftsmen in action. After visiting the geological and historical exhibitions, relax with a drink or some lunch at the Welsh Rock Cafe.

Location: Gwynedd   More Details »

Snowdon, Snowdonia - 11.5 Miles away

An estimated half a million people climb to the summit of Snowdon every year, from the inexperienced climbers to some of the most skilled mountaineers. There are 7 main walking routes to the summit and, believe it or not, a 'Halfway Café' on the Llanberis path, which offers light refreshments.

Location: Snowdonia   More Details »

Henblas Country Park, Anglesey - 12 Miles away

At the Henblas Country Park there is something for all the family, no matter the weather. There are superb views of Snowdonia to enjoy from the park. Visitor`s are encouraged to join in bottle feeding baby lambs and shearing sheep.

Location: Anglesey   More Details »

Lleachwedd Slate Caverns GDA, Blaenau Ffestiniog - 12.2 Miles away

This working slate mine has been open since 1836. It offers two unique underground tours that take you deep into the mountain where the temperature is a pleasant 54F. Visitors can learn all about the life of a slate miner. Enjoy a drink or meal in the Miner's Arms, overlooking the mountainous landscape.

Location: Blaenau Ffestiniog   More Details »

Caernarfon Airworld, Caernarfon - 12.5 Miles away

Caernarfon Airworld is a year round attraction. Explore the aviation museum, home to a vast collection of aircraft, get the chance to sit in a cockpit or simply enjoy the beautiful setting adjacent to a blue flag beach. Better still, see it from the sky! Airworld offers various pleasure flights including one around puffin island.

Location: Caernarfon   More Details »

Glaslyn Osprey Project, Glaslyn - 15.2 Miles away

You'll need your binoculars here to watch the only pair of breeding ospreys in Wales. Situated on the Glaslyn Estuary, this public viewing point has four powerful telescopes and a live feed of the nest projected onto a widescreen monitor.

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Welsh Mountain Zoo, Colwyn Bay - 16.3 Miles away

Positioned high above Colwyn Bay, the Welsh Mountain Zoo is home to snow leopards, sumatran tigers, chimpanzees, brown bears, bearded dragons and African toads to name but a few. Enjoy the exciting and extensive Jungle Adventureland and Tarzan Trail Adventure Playground. For the more technically inclined, visit our Media Centre, where you can enjoy a virtual tour of the Zoo and play some great educational games. (Dogs are allowed in restricted areas only)

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Ffestiniog Railway, Porthmadog - 17.2 Miles away

Ride the 13 mile long journey through scenic countryside and the outstanding natural beauty of Snowdonia. Climbing to over 650ft, it ends at Blaenau Ffestinog and its slate quarries and mines.

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Welsh Highland Heritage Railway, Porthmadog - 17.2 Miles away

Enjoy a gentle ride through the Snowdonia countryside, a thorough exploration of the engine sheds, a ride on the miniature railway before the return trip to the station and lunch in the cafe. This child-friendly attraction makes for a great day out.

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Glasfryn Parc Activity Centre, Pwllheli - 20.7 Miles away

This premier activity and adventure centre, located in the heart of the Llyn Peninsula, has plenty to offer visitors. From go karting and quad biking to ten-pin bowling, fishing and archery. Don’t forget your camera to capture those exciting moments!

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Knightley's Funfair, Towyn - 23.2 Miles away

Make the most of your holiday with a trip to this amusement park. Enjoy the fairground, amusement arcade, the long bar, restaurant, and award-winning floral garden. Ride the dodgems, the sizzler sensation, twist ride and the waltzer.

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Llanfair Slate Caverns, Harlech - 23.5 Miles away

These 100 year old caverns were man made with only a candle for light. Descend Jacob's Ladder and wonder through the tunnels looking for old drilling holes. Afterwards, experience the views of Cardigan Bay from the Preseli Mountains in the south to the Lleyn peninsular.

Location: Harlech   More Details »

The Palace Fun Centre, Rhyl - 25.5 Miles away

This family attraction offers a number of facilities including Geronimo's Adventure Playground with a vertical drop slide, 10 Pin Bowling, Terror Towers (nerve tingling walkthrough), an amusement arcade and cash bingo.

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Amgueddfa Llechi Welsh Slate Museum, Llanberis - 4.1 Miles away

Amgueddfa Llechi Welsh Slate Museum celebrates the North Wales slate industry which roofed the industrial revolution. This popular tourist attraction is a pocket of history for locals living in North Wales. Visitors can enjoy slate splitting demonstrations by craftsmen and a close up exploration of the largest working water wheel in mainland Britain.

Location: Llanberis   More Details »

Penrhyn Castle, Bangor - 4.7 Miles away

Situated near Bangor this neo-Norman 19th Century castle lies between Snowdonia and the Menai Straits. Tour the inside of the castle not forgetting the one ton slate bed made especially for Queen Victoria. On leaving the house, be sure to visit the National Trust shop, cafe and local art exhibitions.

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Gwynedd Museum and Art Gallery, Bangor - 4.9 Miles away

When visiting Wales why not catch up on some fascinating history when viewing exhibitions in the art gallery? The gallery includes paintings, photography and sculptures. Take a few moments to browse through the museum shop and maybe take home a beautiful souvenir.

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Plas Newydd, Angelsey - 7.3 Miles away

Home of the Marquis of Anglesey, Plas Bewydd is situated on the banks of the Menai Strait, with a fabulous woodland walk along the bank of the Menai. Historical cruises and boat trips on the Menai Strait operate from the property - weather and tide permitting.

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Craflwyn Hall, Beddgelert - 10.5 Miles away

The Craflwyn estate dates back to 1200 AD when it was an old hunting lodge. The Victorian mansion has been converted into a centre where volunteers can stay while helping with conservation tasks. There are some great walks through the surrounding countryside.

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Conwy Castle, Conwy - 12.2 Miles away

Conwy Castle has soaring curtain walls and 8 round towers from which the views looking out across the mountains are breathtaking. This dark stoned fortress evokes a real medieval atmosphere with the dramatic Snowdonia skyline behind.

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Aberconwy House, Conway - 12.2 Miles away

This National Trust property is the only medieval merchant's house in Conway and is believed to be the oldest town house in Wales. Dating from the 14th century, this popular visitor attraction has survived a turbulent history over nearly six centuries long. Experience life as it was back then through audio visual presentation.

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Criccieth Castle , Criccieth - 18.5 Miles away

This castle is a marvellous sight to behold; its twin-towered gatehouse sitting high and majestic atop a rocky hill which juts dramatically out into Tremadog Bay. Built in the 13th Century over three phases, speculation still exists as to which areas of the castle belong to which building period.

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The Lloyd George Museum, Criccieth - 19.2 Miles away

Discover the personal and professional life of the hugely influential statesman. David Lloyd George, was a turn of the century, Liberal politician who became leader of Britain's national government in 1916. As Prime Minister he led the country out of World War One and his government gave women the vote in 1918. A fascinating character who played an important role in shaping the history of Britain and the Liberal Party.

Location: Criccieth   More Details »

Nant Gwrtheyrn Welsh Language Centre, Llithfaen - 21.5 Miles away

Situated at the foot of the Rivals mountain range, this heritage centre houses an exhibition about the Welsh language and culture and Nant Gwrtheyrn's history.

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Bodelwyddan Castle, Denbighshire - 24.2 Miles away

This historic house is set in 260 acres of parkland and boasts a museum and formal gardens. Visitors can get their photo taken dressed in Victorian costume and visit practice trenches from World War I.

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St Asaph Cathedral, St Asaph - 26.1 Miles away

The building of this cathedral commenced in the 13th century and today it is reputed to be the smallest ancient cathedral in Great Britain. Many visitors say that this cathedral is a true hidden gem.

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Holyhead Martime Museum, Holyhead - 26.6 Miles away

Step back in time at the oldest lifeboat station in Wales, which houses a wonderful collection of exhibits illustrating the fascinating maritime history of Holyhead and Anglesey. Discover amazing facts about life at sea in days gone by, and how people lived and died on their craft during war and peacetime.

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Parc Dudley, Waunfawr - 7.4 Miles away

Park Dudley Nature Reserve is a mixed woodland full of wildlife habitats and native species of birds, plants and animals. Some of the more uncommon varieties travel all the way from Africa to nest on the reserve. There is a small walk around the reserve as well as a longer 1 kilometre circular walk for the more adventurous.

Location: Waunfawr   More Details »

Lon Cob Bach, Pwllheli - 9.3 Miles away

In the centre of the historic town of Pwllheli, the Lon Cob Bach Local Nature Reserve is a wonderful green space with an area of interdial mud and multiple species of birds and animals in the area. Explore these fascinating habitats and spend the day enjoying the beautiful scenery.

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Y Foryd, Caernarfon - 10.3 Miles away

Y Foryd is a partially enclosed intertidal bay on the Menai Strait. The sand and mud are important feeding habitats for a number of native and migratory bird species. In the winter, this becomes a haven for many ducks and waders. Large flocks of over 5,000 widgeons can be seen, along with a number of shell ducks, oyster catchers, curlews and lapwing.

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The Dingle (Nant y Pandy) Nature Reserve, Llangefni - 12 Miles away

25 acres of woodland - rich in wildlife such as frogs and newts with lizards in the drier areas. There are also lots of insects, including wasps, bees, hoverflies and butterflies. The waters feature roach, trout and perch and occasionally sea trout and eels.

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Conwy RSPB Nature reserve, Conwy - 12.9 Miles away

This is an ideal destination for a day out whatever your age or interests. Experience nature close-up with magnificent views of Snowdonia and Conwy Castle. There is also a shop and visitors centre to browse round.

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Parc y Borth, Borth y Gest - 17.8 Miles away

With commanding views over the bay at Borth y Gest, this beautiful nature reserve covers about 15 hectares of woodland and wild flower meadows. Follow the paths through the woods to take in the views from the top of the hill. Do a quiz on your way around and learn about the local area. The perfect place to take the kids.

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Pen y Banc, Borth y Gest - 17.9 Miles away

Pen y Banc nature reserve sits on the Glaslyn estuary, an area popular with visitors in the summer for its sandy beaches. You can often spot species such as the curlew, redshank and black-necked grebe during the winter as well as an abundance of plant life. The coastal path winds its way through the nature reserve as well as a number of other paths.

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Gors Maen Llwyd, Llyn Brenig - 23.2 Miles away

Gors Maen Llwyd Nature Reserve is a heather moorland offering diverse habitats for wildlife including a plethora of bird species. The moorland is one of the Wildlife Trust's largest nature reserves on the northern shores of Llyn Brenig.

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Coed Garth Gell , Dolgellau - 29 Miles away

Nestled in the spectacular Mawddach Valley, Coed Garth Gell is a woodland and heathland nature reserve. The visitor trails weave through beautiful oak woodland with a fast-flowing river in the valley bottom. In the spring and summer, pied flycatchers, redstarts and wood warblers are prominent, with bluebells in flower and gorgeous fritillary butterflies on the wing. Come for a walk in winter and you could see Siskins, Lesser Redpolls and occasionally, Hawfinches and Lesser- spotted Woodpeckers.

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Ropes and Ladders, High Ropes Adventure Centre, Llanberis - 4.1 Miles away

Discover adventure high up in the treetops of Padarn Country Park. Defeat the highest outdoor climbing and abseil tower in the UK or speed along on the aerial zip lines through tree canopies. The new children's course allows younger children to have their own adventures.

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Boulder Adventures, Llanberis - 4.5 Miles away

Looking for some adventure? Boulder adventures offers a great range of mountain sports from canoeing to kayaking, climbing to bouldering and gorge walking and much more. Don't worry if you're a beginner, there are qualified instructors to guide you. On the other hand, if you're experienced, there are great courses for you too!

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High Ropes Tree Top Adventure, Betws y Coed - 9.7 Miles away

If you are looking for an adrenaline fuelled, fun packed family day, then High Ropes is the place for you. Negotiate tree top obstacles or take ""the plunge"" safe in the knowledge your harness and helmet will protect you. A unique and exhilarating day out!

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Anglesey Riding Centre, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll - 10.5 Miles away

Anglesey Riding Centre offers beach and grass track horseriding with a number of local instructors to all levels of ability. There are also indoor and outdoor show jumping facilities. In the summer, young people can spend a half day or full day at the riding school riding, grooming and learning about horse care and management.

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Conwy (Caernarvonshire) golf course, Morfa - 12.2 Miles away

The first Welsh course to hold the open championship qualifying, with two bars, lounge bar, snooker room and excellent dining facilities with superb views overlooking the course.

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Eisteddfa Fishery, Criccieth - 17.3 Miles away

Whether you like a relaxing day coarse fishing or the challenge of bigger carp you will enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and great views at Eisteddfa Fishery. For the game angler, there's a trout lake and for people looking for variety then the pleasure lake offers a mixed bag.

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Porthmadog Golf Club , Porthmadog - 18.2 Miles away

This course offers a mixture of heath land and linksland for the discerning golfer. The front nine are away from the coast and the back nine heading for the sea. There are 2 bars, a dining room, snooker room and pro shop.

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Llyn Alaw, Holyhead - 19.8 Miles away

Llyn Alaw is one of the best trout fishing lakes in Wales. It is well stocked with both rainbow and brown trout and there is an abundance of wild flowers and butterflies in this lovely setting. Birdwatchers and walkers are also catered for with two bird hides, three picnic sites and some lovely paths connecting the lake to the Sannan and Ceidio Circular walks.

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Royal St David's Golf Club , Gwynedd - 21.5 Miles away

A world renowned golf club, set in some truly spectacular scenery. This championship course has beautiful greens and undulating fairways and is in short what you would expect of a course of this nature.

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Llyn Brenig, Alwen - 21.9 Miles away

Llyn Brenig Sailing Club welcomes all ages and abilities. Located at a premier fishing reservoir and nature reserve, the sailing club is in a beautiful setting and has a full summer and winter sailing programme.

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Pwllheli Golf Club, Gwynedd - 25.4 Miles away

Not long by many course standards at 6100yards from the back tees, some might think that this is an easy course, however with the absence of par 5's, and some of the par 4's playing into the prevailing south westerly winds, Pwllheli is a true test of golf for golfers of all handicap levels.

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Bala Adventure and Watersports Centre, Bala - 26.1 Miles away

Set amongst spectacular mountainous scenery Bala is the largest natural lake in Wales. This 4.5 mile long lake is popular for sailing, windsurfing and canoeing. Mountain biking, rock climbing and archery are among the non-water based activities on offer here.

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Anglesey Adventures, Holyhead - 26.2 Miles away

Angelsey Adventures arrange adventure days out for all the family. Activities on offer include coasteering, gorge scrambling, rock climbing, abseiling, mountain scrambling, sea-level-traversing, kayaking, raft building and canoeing.

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Nefyn and District Golf Club, Morfa Nefyn - 26.3 Miles away

With no fewer than 26 holes, offering two cliff top 18-hole courses set in spectacular coastal scenery, visitors to Nefyn Golf Club are spoilt for choice. After completing the front 10, golfers can opt for the 'new' or 'old' course of entirely different back eights.

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Bob Valentine Shooting School, Llanbedrog - 28.1 Miles away

It does more than it says on the tin! Bob Valentine shooting school not only offers clay pigeon shooting lessons but also off road Land Rover driving, archery, falconry and air rifle shooting. Established in 1986, this shooting school is renowned for its high quality and fun days out.

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Beddgelert, Beddgelert - 11 Miles away

Beddgelert is Snowdonia's loveliest mountain village. Its stone dwellings, inns and hotels are surrounded by the finest scenery in North Wales. Beddgelert's most famous legend Gelert's Grave, the resting place for Gelert, the faithful hound who belonged to the medieval Welsh prince, Llwelyn the Great, was wrongfully killed by his master.

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Llechwedd Victorian Village, Blaenau Ffestiniog - 12.2 Miles away

At its peak in 1904, Llechwedd employed 639 men and the village was the hub of the operation, with offices in what is now the 'Slates to the Sea' exhibition. Other attractions include The Chemist Shop, 'The Smithy, Cobblers and Printers' and of course the Victorian Sweet Shop.

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Venue Cymru, Llandudno - 14.5 Miles away

Situated on the promenade at Llandudno with views overlooking the sea, Venue Cymru is a conference centre, theatre and arena. A star line up brings its shows to the venue in a whole range of performances from stand up comedy, feel good musicals and music concerts from some of the biggest bands around.

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Portmeirion, Portmeirion - 16.9 Miles away

This unique village is set on its own private peninsula on the southern shores of Snowdonia. It was created by Welsh architect Clough Williams-Ellis (1883-1978) to demonstrate how a naturally beautiful place could be developed without spoiling it. On the main driveway is Castell Deudraeth, a Victorian mansion recently restored as a brasserie style restaurant and hotel.

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Borth y Gest, Borth-y-Gest - 17.8 Miles away

This quaint unspoilt village with its cliffs and coves was a regular haunt for smugglers. Just a short walk along the cliff top will lead you to a quaint sandy cove, with views towards Harlech and Cardigan Bay.

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Pwllheli, Pwllheli - 24.2 Miles away

Pwllheli is the unofficial capital of The Llyn Peninsula, in Northwest Wales. Much of The Llyn Peninsula is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and Pwllheli is an ideal base to explore this area, as well as nearby Snowdonia, Anglesey and the western coast of Wales.

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Oriel Plas Glyn-y-Weddw, Pwllheli - 28 Miles away

Built in 1856, this Victorian Gothic mansion was purpose built to house the impressive art collection of Lady Elizabeth Love Jones Parry. The Grade II listed building features a beautiful Jacobean staircase and 10 galleries. The gallery is now an important local Arts Centre and Lady Elizabeth’s ghost is said to still visit her precious collections from time to time!

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