Glenwood Guest House
A perfect bed & breakfast from which to explore all of Snowdonia and North Wales
Built in the 1920's Glenwood is situated in the gateway to Snowdonia National Park in the picturesque village of Betws-y-coed.
Set back on the lower slopes of the Gwydir Forest and opposite the River Llugwy an idyllic location in a tranquil setting to relax and unwind.
The property still retains many of its unique features and our private grounds provide extensive level parking and lock up facilities for motorbikes, bikes, kayaks and canoes.
Wash off facilities for bikes is available and we have drying facilities if required.
We are happy to collect you from Betws-y-coed railway/ bus station should you prefer to leave the car at home.
All our bedrooms are en-suites, providing free high speed wi-fi, 24hr access to the internet.
We have 3 doubles, 1 kingsize, two twins and 1 very large interconnecting family suite.
All are centrally heated and courtesy trays, fluffy towels, toiletries, hairdryers and TV/DVD provided.
There is a large roll top bath in the family suite.
Ironing board and iron available to use
Baby cots are available to hire for the family suite.
Packed lunches are available upon request.
We have a spacious dining area to enjoy our freshly prepared breakfast (local produce is sourced where possible)
With a variety of options available, Vegetarian / Vegan breakfasts readily available and we are happy to cater for most dietary needs.
Teas can be herbal and coffee/tea decaffinated if preferred.
Glenwood is a 6 minute walk into the centre of the village. Betws-y-coed still retains its rural charm and offers excellent restaurants, bistro's, bars and shopping facilities from arts and craft, speciality foods and walking and climbing equipment.
New attractions to explore include Surf Snowdonia only 8 miles from Glenwood.
Go Below extreme only 5 minute drive
Tree Tops 3 minute drive.
Bounce Below (the subterranean playground !!)
Llechwedd slate caverns
Zip world Titan
Guests can enjoy their own conservatory area to sit and view all the various species of birds we have feeding in our garden or admire the views over to the Gwydir forest and farmland.
There are books and maps to borrow to help you plan your routes and advise is readily available.
Why not relax in the summer months on our large sun terrace after a days exploring or venture down the garden and sit by our stream and listen to the trickling water as the day passes by.
On All Bank Holidays a minimum 4 night stay applies.
Should you require any further assistance at all please do not hesitate to contact us.
01690 710508 or email
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Guest comments. Excellent peaceful location. Good parking. Very relaxed and friendly. Really enjoyed.
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A Warm Welcome from Glenwood and thank-you for visiting our website from Marie & Sid
The Health & wellbeing of all our guests and staff is our top priority.
We are now taking bookings for 2021, please note all stays are for a minimum of 3 nights.
We have implemented a rigorous cleaning & disinfecting schedule for all guest rooms and public areas and have purchased a fogging machine.
There are hand sanitizers throughout the property.
Our large dining room and conservatory area provide 2 metre spacing between each table.
There are plenty of tables and chairs to enjoy the outdoor space and gardens.
Please don't hesitate to reach out with any questions you may have. We are here for you, even from a distance ! please call 01690710508 and we will endeavour to help.
Please note that we are only taking bookings for a minimum of a 3 night stay . However do call us direct as sometimes we may be able to fit you in.
'Glenwood has been awarded a prestigious excellence award by Trip Advisor for exceptional traveller ratings over the last 4 years .A big thank-you to all our guests who have stayed and left reviews.
We have gift vouchers available please call 01690710508 (the perfect Birthday or Christmas present)
- Room Rates from £45.00 - £52.00 per person per night (based on two sharing)
- Family suite from £160 based on 4 sharing
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