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    Glanllyn Lakeside

    Bala Lake, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7SS, Wales
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good25%
    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible17%
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    “lovely site” (10 reviews)
    “lake access” (5 reviews)
    “water sports” (8 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    I'll start with the positives as this could be such a lovely site. There are stunning views of the lake, well looked after toilet and shower facilities and good access to the lake for kayaks/boats. There is a little shop on site but bala town...More

    2  Thank Ashxgx
    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    **WARNING** The owner of this campsite is very rude and aggressive. Without introducing herself she started rudely integrating me about what caravan I was using. On another occasion she started shouting at my children for wasting water. A normal person would talk to the parents...More

    2  Thank Daniel F
    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    If you want peace and quiet then this is for you, we went there for the fishing having read that there was plenty of fish to be had, there isnt! A few perch down by the boat yard, absolutely rubbish,, the few anglers there will...More

    Thank al-pub
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    We come here Monday to Friday it was brilliant the staff were friendly and camping next to the lake was lovely It's a lovely kept site with a park showers toilets wash area laundry room and water sports on your door step

    Thank Lisa S
    Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

    You need to ignore the negative reviews regarding this site. This was only our second trip with our caravan and kayaks and we had a wonderful time. If you own a paddle board, kayak or sailing dinghy then this place is fantastic. Upon arrival we...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 180
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Wales >
    • North Wales >
    • Snowdonia National Park >
    • Bala
    • Also Known As
    • Glanllyn Lakeside Bala, Snowdonia National Park
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    scatternobrains
    Hi, I hope,you don't mind me messaging you, but it seems like you might be a good person to,ask given the amount of time you have been to Glanllyn. We are really interest in staying there for,a week in August. We have two children who will be 11 and 13 and are both sociable. We have inflatable canoes/paddle boards and sail and windsurf - we are all water babies and like back to basic fun and self entertainment whilst away. I wondered if there are generally other children here? Also do you know where might the best place to be with a caravan and awning to get good views of the lake, are there pitch numbers? I have looked on Google Earth but I'm not sure where might give lake views. Finally do you know how much it costs to go on the lake and is there anywhere to hire any equipment there? Kind regards Kerry
    27 February 2016|
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    Response from meganwyn | Property representative |
    If you interested in watersports and have children, this is the place for you, most caravan pitches have lake view. The shallow bay at Glanllyn is safe for children to paddle, canoe or use inflatables, there is a small... More
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    "Less busy out of school holidays"
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    "Think whether you want to be near the ablutions or by the lake - otherwise heaps of options."
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    "Pitch tent in middle plot of land, flat ground away from river and insects."
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