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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely hostel, well run. Super kitchen facilities and really liked the communal dining area. It's all got a farrow and ball feel. Rooms are superb, I loved the private bunk beds. Great that dogs are allowed, they added to the atmosphere. Ate at the pub a few mins walk away, book of you want to go - Bryn Tyrch Inn.

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Thank Carey W
Worthing, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Great hostel right where you want it. Perfect for Snowdon, Tryfan and the Glyders. Comfortable, clean, secure and friendly. The kitchen is great for cooking up that post climb chilli and the beds are first class.

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Thank spilla1972
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Very comfortable, with all the facilities you'll need, and a few clever extra touches (e.g. curtained individual bunks with night-light and plug). Couple of pubs serving good food and beer, plus two very good cafes, all within walking distance, and easy access to Siabod, the Glyders and the Carnedds.

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Thank 877willyk
Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 April 2016

A truly great find. We'll be back. Wonderful location and conveniently placed for a great walking weekend, a full English Breakfast at Café Siabod (1min walk left) and supper at the Bryn Tyrch Inn (one minute walk right). Worth making a reservation for the latter especially. Super friendly receptionist/manager who went out of her way, and more, to help after... More 

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Thank MChester2016
Southern Wales, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 April 2016

Honestly, I was slightly nervous about a "five star hostel". Do hostels have any business being posh? Will I be scolded for mud or sneered at for ancient anoraks? In a word no. The hostel is a very thoughtful mix of the hardwearing and the opulent, with lounge furnishings like a Moroccan souk, but the flagstone floor and hardwood stairs... More 

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Thank Trackways
Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

Four of us stayed for two nights to walk up Snowdon. The hostel was clean and well furnished with little things like curtains on the bunks that raised it above the normal level of a bunkhouse. I will definitely be back.

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Thank MattLevan
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Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed in a room with son, brother and two pals. The room was ok except it would've been nice to have known one bed was a double bed before arrival! Kitchen facilities were good and lounge areas were great. Location is great for Snowdon. It's a bit weird that you have to strip your bed and dump it in front... More 

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Thank Roy S
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

best youth hostel ever! good location, comfy beds, very clean - better than some hotels and staff friendly and helpful - will definitely return! and the walking in the area excellent. this is a good example for every youth hostel in the country

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Thank caroloakes53
Halifax
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

Let me start by saying this IS an amazing hostel with great facilities and friendly staff. I will definitely stay again. The car park gets a bit crazy with people blocking others in maybe the owners could look at having it marked out to stop confusion or general rudeness of others. My only problem was the poor nights sleep we... More 

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Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

I stayed for almost a week and had a fantastic experience! The location is great; it's a short bus from betws-coed, on the bus route to lots of major hiking trails (there's plenty to do from the hostel too), and next to a good restaurant. The hostel itself was by far the best I've ever stayed in and was so... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Plas Curig Youth Hostel commands an impressive position in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park. This charming former YHA hostel has been stealing the hearts of many an intrepid traveller since 1945. Since 2010, Plas Curig Youth Hostel has become a family-run hostel offering clean, comfortable, homely, fun and most importantly cheap accommodation from which to experience the beauty of Snowdonia. This luxury hostel offers the best of both worlds to its guests – modern amenities with relaxed comfort. Everybody is welcome and we offer dog-friendly accommodation. Explore a timeless landscape overflowing with craggy mountains, wild moors, ancient forests, thunderous waterfalls and vast sweeping beaches.Our cheap accommodation means the magic of Snowdonia can be enjoyed by everyone. Bask in the enchanting scenery or take part in an adrenaline filled adventure. Snowdonia has it all! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Plas Curig Hostel

Address: Plas Curig Plas Curig, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park LL24 0EL, Wales (Formerly Capel Curig Youth Hostel)
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Capel Curig
Price Range: $76 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Plas Curig Hostel 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Choose room based on size of your party - from 2 to 8(?)”
 of 5 bubbles lundean, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It might be an idea to ask for one that isn't right next to the bathrooms.”
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“I had a lovely family room overlooking the front”
 of 5 bubbles alexhT4979VK, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Shared dorms are generally larger, you each get a privacy curtain and more than enough storage- and its cheaper! Worth it”
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