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Barmouth Harbour

The Quay, Barmouth LL42 1ET, Wales
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A beautiful place

This place has great views of the mountains and the sea and is really relaxing, it's really special... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Mark S
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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Wandelen

Very nice hike there are many forests and culture a beautiful village I saw very beautiful :-) its... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Jurgen B
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Weesp, The Netherlands
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Barmouth developed as one of the major ship building centres in Wales during the 18th & 19th centuries. The harbour still has a small fishing industry but is mainly used by pleasure craft. The estuary is home to Merioneth Yacht Club. Lining the edge of the harbour are cafes, ice-cream parlours and a pub with pleasant gardens to sit out in and watch the world go by.
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The Quay, Barmouth LL42 1ET, Wales
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This place has great views of the mountains and the sea and is really relaxing, it's really special spending time here

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice hike there are many forests and culture a beautiful village I saw very beautiful :-) its top mountain we have beautiful surroundings

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

As the tide comes in the boats move about on the tethering lines, lovely place to sit and watch the sunset accross the water, plenty of restaurants & cafes around the harbour.

Thank crunchie3
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Take the ferry boat look back at the harbour where mountains meet sea.. gorgeous .. good for fresh crab

Thank Harismummy
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Unfortunately no wildlife in the sea this time - I think we saw a sea otter on our last visit. But always a pleasant place to stroll. Let time pass by, look at all the boats etc. Not so good in the rain, but we...More

Thank Cecil H
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We were using Barmouth as our base on a short, mid week break to North West Wales in early July. We enjoyed strolling around the town and harbour area to take in the sea air and relax. There are plenty of places to eat and...More

Thank Eyekaytoo
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Great place for crab fishing with children. You can catch the ferry to Fairbourne across the bay. Plenty of places to shop and eat in town.

Thank Rachelrichards73
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This makes a good place to stop for a coffee break on the way out of Criccieth to see North Wales, the Bridge across the water is very nice to look at.

Thank mitter41
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Worth stopping off in Barmouth as there are numerous places to eat and drink, plenty of shops and a nice harbour area to sit and watch the world go by ( not on the day we visited as it was blowing a gale)

Thank WhatNoBiscuits
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Travelling by train along the coast from Aberdovey provided wonderful views out to sea. We alighted in Barmouth itself, which is a traditional seaside town with arcades, beach cafes and fair rides. The harbour is a short stroll and provides a different feel; quieter and...More

Thank 958dan
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Patty34135
18 January 2017|
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Response from DAVIDMS20050 | Reviewed this property |
sorry for delay had problems with my password I cannot think of any rooms in the area with balconies. A sea facing room is the best you can get -check on TripAdvisor.
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