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The Rocks at Plas Curig Hostel

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Plas Curig Plas Curig Plas Curig Betws-y-Coed, Conwy, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park LL24 0EL Wales
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#1 of 3 Speciality lodging in Capel Curig
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A mountain hostel set in the heart of the stunning Snowdonia National Park crafted as a base camp for adventurers, mountain gurus, ramblers, and those with a genuine love for the outdoors. This family run, 5 star dog-friendly hostel sits just off the A5, the main artery of Snowdonia. It can be found nestled just minutes away from Betws-y-Coed, the Ogwen Valley and the Snowdon Horseshoe. If it is location that you are after, then The Rocks at Plas Curig offers the perfect base for you from which to explore. With breathtaking walks direct from the door, from the novice to expert you can be on top of a mountain a thousand metres above sea level in the morning and sat on the beautiful sands of one of our many blue flag beaches in the afternoon. Snowdonia and the beautiful North Wales coastline has something for everyone. Nestled underneath Moel Siabod and peeking over the River Llugwy, it is quietly tucked away in the ancient mountain village of Capel Curig. Within easy reach of the hostel just minutes down the road, stands the stunning Snowdon - the highest mountain in Wales and England.
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Free parking
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Paul K wrote a review Nov 2020
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We visit Snowdon from London regularly. The Rocks has the young vibe of a hostel with really comfortable and contemporary design. Perfectly located and favourite place we've stayed in the region. Cant wait for our first trip after lockdown
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Date of stay: August 2020
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Beth wrote a review Oct 2020
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Stayed as a 4 adult family + dog! Fantastic set up, bedrooms comfy and spacious with plenty of hooks & drawers for storage. Lovely family bathroom upstairs with excellent showering facilities and bath. Cosy living room with wood burner, big sofas and easy to work TV. Excellent kitchen facilities, we cooked a full roast dinner and several other meals. Lovely, secure garden - perfect for a sheep obsessed dog!! Dining table easily seats 6, and plenty of plates/cutlery etc to utilise. Secure entrance to the property and patio area to enjoy. Christian & Annie were fabulous hosts and were always on hand to help. Perfect location for Snowdon and other local activities. We would love to come & stay again.
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Date of stay: September 2020
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Demelza C wrote a review Sep 2020
Folkestone, United Kingdom39 contributions9 helpful votes
Our introduction to The Rocks was super friendly and welcoming - the owners and staff are absolutely lovely. We had the double bed room, which was small - not much room for our suitcases, but we new this before we booked. The room smelt a bit musty but nothing too bad, I think it just needed a window opened. The hallways were quite noisy, we could hear people coughing and shuffling about as if they were in the room, this was our only bad experience! Because of COVID, rooms were allocated shared bathrooms - we had no problems with this. The location was great and there were views of Snowdon from the front. We enjoyed driving to Betws-y-Coed for food and it was a short drive from Pen-y-Pass where we started our Snowdon climb, and ZipWorld where we had activities booked.
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Date of stay: September 2020
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Rachel A wrote a review Sep 2020
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My friends and I came to stay here for the weekend as we wanted to climb snowdon, and we had a fantastic time. The beds were soft and cosy, and during coronavirus we could book the whole room for ourselves which made a nice haven to rest after a long walk. The shared living spaces were beautifully decorated and there were books, board games and all the kitchen facilities you could want. The staff were very accommodating of our late arrival time and super friendly and helpful with tips for bus timings and car parks. Unfortunately there wasn’t space in the car for my dog this time, but I’m looking forwards to bringing her back to such a wonderful place.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Helendt3105 wrote a review Aug 2020
Camberley, United Kingdom2 contributions1 helpful vote
Lovely and clean Super owners Great location Great views A nice walk away to the forest and streams - great dog walking areas - easy drives to beaches and hills All in all a lovely few days stay Definitely stay again
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Date of stay: August 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
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PRICE RANGE
US$119 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Capel Curig Youth Hostel
LOCATION
United KingdomWalesNorth WalesSnowdonia National ParkCapel Curig
NUMBER OF ROOMS
13
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Rocks at Plas Curig Hostel
Which popular attractions are close to The Rocks at Plas Curig Hostel?
Nearby attractions include Zip World Fforest (4.9 miles), Gwydir Castle (4.8 miles), and Gwydir Forest (4.7 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Rocks at Plas Curig Hostel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and off-site canoeing.
Is parking available at The Rocks at Plas Curig Hostel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Rocks at Plas Curig Hostel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Chandlers Brasserie, Hangin' Pizzeria, and Olif.
Is The Rocks at Plas Curig Hostel located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.4 miles away from the centre of Capel Curig.
Are pets allowed at The Rocks at Plas Curig Hostel?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Are there any historical sites close to The Rocks at Plas Curig Hostel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting St. Michael's Old Church (4.4 miles) and Ty Capel (2.9 miles).
Does The Rocks at Plas Curig Hostel have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.