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    Elen's Castle Hotel and Restaurant

    Dolwyddelan, Dolwyddelan, Snowdonia National Park LL25 0EJ, Wales
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          US$101
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          Reviewed 31 October 2016

          I had a fab holiday at Elen's castle Hotel, Dolwyddelan last week. This is a very homely and welcoming Hotel. In a Beautiful location in the Snowdonia National Park. I visit this great Hotel 2 or 3 times a year. The big advantage is it's...More

          1  Thank Roger B
          Response from WelcomingHosts, Owner at Elen's Castle Hotel and RestaurantResponded 13 December 2016

          Thank you Roger. Always lovely to see you and Ginny.

          Reviewed 6 October 2016

          Nice cosy hotel. Traditional and comfortable. Nice views to the front of the hotel. Dog made welcome too. Good food and pleasant rooms. Very well placed for all Snowdonia attractions. Very good value for money.

          1  Thank 123CBSurrey
          Response from WelcomingHosts, Owner at Elen's Castle Hotel and RestaurantResponded 11 October 2016

          Thank you for the lovely review. We love well-behaved dogs (and guests too)! Hope to see you again soon.

          Reviewed 4 October 2016

          There are really only 2 places to eat in Dolwyddelan, so we decided to try Elen's Castle Hotel and Restaurant on Saturday night, duly booking ahead by phoning for a reservation. The gentleman who took the booking was very professional and courteous. We had booked...More

          5  Thank Big_BlueUk
          Response from WelcomingHosts, Owner at Elen's Castle Hotel and RestaurantResponded 11 October 2016

          I am sorry you had to wait. There had obviously been a mistake as your booking was for 7.30 p.m. according to the person who took your phone booking! We try our very best to accommodate all customers and if there is to be a...More

          Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

          I treated my other half to an adventure weekend in North Wales and spent 2 nights at Elens. The rooms were clean and bed was very comfortable! We arrived late on Friday and were told for places to go to get some food which was...More

          Thank Sally J
          Response from WelcomingHosts, Owner at Elen's Castle Hotel and RestaurantResponded 11 October 2016

          Thank you for your great review. You must have stayed in our twin room, room 12 as all other rooms do get wifi. Really sorry about that. It is the only bedroom that we can't seem to boost the wifi to because of the hugely...More

          Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

          We are twice here during our week long trip to Snowdonia. Fantastic food, good portions and a balanced choice of dishes. We were very happy both times we visited. The restaurant is well laid out and there is a small bar to have a drink...More

          Thank Gemma D
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          • Free Parking
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          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free Internet
          • Breakfast included
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          • US$112 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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          • Number of rooms
          • 8
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          "We have room 1 which is perfectly good and have also stayed in the four poster room"
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          "Best rooms on front of Hotel & a couple of rooms look over the garden on the side of the Hotel"
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          "Family suite is excellent and good value."
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          "pay for the four poster bed its worth it"
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