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    YHA Snowdon Bryn Gwynant

    Nantgwynant, Caernarfon LL55 4NP, Wales
    011 44 345 371 9108
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (59)
    Room & Suite (5)
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    • Excellent40%
    • Very good37%
    • Average12%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    “youth hostel” (12 reviews)
    “watkin path” (6 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Family Rooms
    Paid Wifi
    Room Service
    Fitness centre
    Pets Allowed
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 97 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Bryn Gwynant YH is at the foot of the Snowdon mastiff and the scenery (when not obscured by the ever-present clouds and rain) is magnificent. The main hostel buildings are attractive and solid, but don't expect a good night's sleep. The bedroom walls are thin...More

    Thank GrittyMan
    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 7 December 2016

    A great family friendly Youth Hostel in the heart of Snowdonia overlooking the Llyn Gwynant. We stayed in the Coach House which I recommend if you have children otherwise head for the main house. We had a lovely view over the lake from our room...More

    Thank GrooveExplorer
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Excellent location in the Snowdonia National Park for hiking and exploring the area. Comfortable beds and everything okay clean. Due to a flight delay I arrived in the middle of the night, but I was given everything in advance, five stars for that service!

    Thank Stefanaroundtheworld
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This is the second time I've stayed here and some improvements have been made which is good to see. The second reception room has opened again after redecorating which made a big difference as the main lounge was less full. I also remembered to pick...More

    Thank ar2000d
    Reviewed 13 September 2017

    I have stayed at Bryn Gwyant on a number of occasions over the past 10 years. It is a beautiful setting. Unfortunately, the hostel would appear to have lacked investment, resulting in the place needing a makeover. The hostel is clean and the staff are...More

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    • US$33 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 15
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    • North Wales >
    • Gwynedd >
    • Caernarfon
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    • YHA Snowdon Bryn Gwynant Caernarfon, Wales
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    Lauren N
    6 March 2016|
    Response from merrilywerollalong12 | Reviewed this property |
    There is a bus stop right outside the hostel, but I don't know if the bus goes to Bangor or not. There are certainly regular buses going around though.
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    "Stay away from room 6 and bring some bleach"
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    "room 14 is a good family room on the ground floor"
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    "Main house is best, as the views are stunning."
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