Craig-y-Dderwen The Riverside Hotel

4* Gold award winning Hotel 2013

Built in late Victorian times and set amidst the dramatic scenery of Snowdonia National Park, this elegant country house hotel makes the most of its enviable tranquil and secluded position, set within 16 acres of gardens and grounds on the banks of the river Conwy.

Our acclaimed Riverside restaurant will indulge you with cuisine that exhibits noticeable variety and flair with a committed use of fresh, local and seasonal produce.

For our efforts the hotel has been awarded with an AA Rosette for culinary excellence.

With a cellar containing over 120 selected wines from around the world we are sure you will find one to complement your meal.

There are a variety of public areas inside and out to relax in, all tastefully furnished and retaining many original features such as roaring log fires.

Whichever room you choose you will be able to enjoy digital television, direct dial telephones, FREE Wi-Fi, radio alarm clocks, hospitality tray, thermostatically controlled heating and for your comfort private en-suite facilities, with most rooms having beautiful views of either the Conwy valley or the river as it flows by. For an extra touch of luxury Four-Poster suites are available with the additional benefits of large TV, DVD/CD players, Jacuzzi baths and a Hot tub on your own private balcony.

For the family we have a family suite consisting of two bedrooms, one Superking double with a large balcony and the second bedroom can accommodate up to four singles, both with their own TVs plus a DVD/CD player and for the children a Playstation.

For the elderly or disabled we offer a fully equipped ground floor room.

We are now offering FREE fishing to all our guest on our fantastically diverse selection of waters.

This offer includes fishing on all of our waters and for our guests enjoyment we are only offering this to a limited number for each day, so please book early to save disappointment.

Come and enjoy the best the area has to offer.

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News & Special Offers

For 2013 we have again received the highest star grading of any hotel in the area from both Visit Wales & the AA, the coveted Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence and most importantly our guests have voted us number 1 hotel in the area on Trip advisor.

Craig-y-Dderwen Riverside Hotel Wins Gold!!
We have received official notification from Visit Wales that we have been again awarded their most prestigious recognition of “Gold Award”. One of only 27 awarded in the whole country.


  • Standard rooms from £65.00 per person B&B.
  • Riverview rooms from £80.000 per person B&B.
  • Four-Poster Suites from £110.00 per person B&B.
  • Special offer 7 Nights D,B&B for £525.00 per person

Grading and Awards

Grading Wales 4 StarCountry House Hotel

National AA Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence Wales Gold Award Wales walkers welcome


  • Children Welcome
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Disabled Facilities
  • Evening Meal Available
  • Groups Welcome
  • Internet Access
  • Licenced to serve alcohol
  • No Smoking
  • Online Booking Available
  • Pets Are Welcome
  • Private Parking Available
  • Smoking Rooms Available

Contact Details

Craig-y-Dderwen The Riverside Hotel


Betws-y-Coed Conwy LL24 0AS United Kingdom

Tel: 01690 710293

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